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Katherine Boehrer

New Method Could Help Produce Clean Hydrogen From Renewable Energy

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 09.18.2014 | Green

Scientists at Scotland's University of Glasgow say they've found a new way to produce hydrogen from clean, renewable energy sources. In a paper pub...

Preparing for Climate Change: The Overview

Richard Ha | Posted 08.23.2014 | Hawaii
Richard Ha

Food security has to do with farmers farming. If the farmers make money, the farmers will farm!

A Big Picture Look

Richard Ha | Posted 03.23.2014 | Hawaii
Richard Ha

Geothermal addresses all three of those points. It's inexpensive compared to using oil to produce our energy; we already know that it works; and after decades of experience with it here, the comparative risk is low.

Toyota Brings Us One Step Closer To The Future With Hydrogen Concept Car

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Toyota said Monday that it expects to sell more hydrogen-powered electric cars in the U.S. than previously planned. The car, which...

'La La La La La' Anyone?

Richard Ha | Posted 02.09.2014 | Hawaii
Richard Ha

Farmers and other Ag and business people on the Big Island are in disbelief - to put it mildly - that Mayor Kenoi signed Bill 113, the anti-GMO bill, last week, without first putting together a group to research the science and investigate the serious, unintended consequences we know will result.

Career Day: A Lesson Seniors Will Never Forget

Judy Frankel | Posted 01.15.2013 | Education
Judy Frankel

"What is that sucking sound?" I asked a classroom of seniors at San Pedro High School in California. I had been invited to speak for their Career Day, Making a Difference In Our Youth. Upon the wall I showed a picture of a vacuum cleaner. A few giggles erupted through the room.

Fusion: Maybe Less Than 30 Years, But This Year Unlikely

Bill Chameides | Posted 12.08.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Over the almost 70-year pursuit of the fusionary holy grail, it's been fairly common for scientists working on the problem to say that they're about 30 years away from achieving a power plant based on fusion.

There are No Winners in Wars Over Oil

Terry Tamminen | Posted 11.20.2012 | Green
Terry Tamminen

History tells us there are no winners in wars over oil, but there are certainly a lot of losers. History also tells us that we are smart enough to innovate our way to a more sustainable future.

A Clean Energy Park for Long Island

Kyle Rabin | Posted 08.19.2012 | New York
Kyle Rabin

The Town of Hempstead's Energy Park is a model of how local government can provide leadership with clean energy that should be followed by communities across the nation.

Scientists Probe Secrets Of Moleule That Helped Build The Universe

Posted 04.18.2012 | Science

By: LiveScience Staff Published: 04/17/2012 08:25 AM EDT on LiveScience A new study of one of the most fundamental molecules in the universe has...

Fukushima's Nuclear Nightmare Is Far From Over (or the Disturbingly Deadly Act of Placing Profits Before People)

Vivian Norris | Posted 06.17.2012 | Business
Vivian Norris

Why does Fukushima still matter? Because no matter what TEPCO or the authorities have claimed, the reactors and the fuel pools are unstable.

The New Thirty Years' War

Michael T. Klare | Posted 08.27.2011 | Green
Michael T. Klare

A 30-year war for energy preeminence? You wouldn't wish it even on a desperate planet. But that's where we're headed and there's no turning back.

The Humble Beginning of a Revolution: Our New Energy Future

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 06.19.2011 | Green
Jeff Schweitzer

The future belongs to those seeking to integrate green and growth. This is how our national interests will be secured. This is where jobs will be created. This is where our national security can be best realized.

Obama Aims for Elusive Goal of Energy Independence

Mason Inman | Posted 05.31.2011 | Green
Mason Inman

While Obama's energy blueprint calls for putting many well-established technologies into place, research continues on several cutting-edge energy-related technologies.

The Irradiated Elephant in the Room

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Schweitzer

While nuclear energy in an ideal world would be an attractive option, reality is uglier. The problems greatly exceed the benefits. We need to shelve nuclear power as a viable option, and devote our attention to renewables.

The Sirens of Titan: Alien Life?

Athena Andreadis, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Athena Andreadis, Ph.D.

This brings us full circle to HAL's warning. If life exists elsewhere in the solar system, it will be both a boon and a burden.

Creators of the Hydrogen 'Urban Car' Attempt to Crush Hydrogen Car Challenges

Mairi Beautyman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mairi Beautyman

At first glance, a car powered by super plentiful hydrogen sounds pretty good. The newly unveiled Urban Car emits less than 30 grams per kilometer of carbon dioxide.

New Technology Produces Hydrogen from Urine

EnergyBoom | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Imagine a cheap and plentiful resource that could one day fuel our cars and clean up wastewater at the same time. Dr. Gerardine Botte, Director of the...

DoE's Chu Wants to Gut Long-Term/Long-Range Fuel Cell Vehicles Program in Favor of Short-Term/Short-Range Plug-In Hybrids

Peter Hoffmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter Hoffmann

American car makers and the government didn't take the Japanese seriously with their funny little, cheap-to-run, quality cars. Ditto with the Koreans, Toyota and Honda.

America, Don't Copy...Build Something Better!

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patrick Takahashi

How ideal and opportune, then, for Detroit and the Obama Administration to partner on a new pathway for our future: initiate an Apollo-like project to develop the DMFC.

World's Largest Hydrogen-Powered Town Launches in Japan

Alex Pasternack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alex Pasternack

Light years ahead of the US, some 150 homes in the housing communities in Maebaru City, of southern Japan's Fukuoka Prefecture, are running on hydrogen fuel cells.

Is There An Option More Promising Than The Plug-In Electric Vehicle?

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patrick Takahashi

The internal combustion engine is approaching obsolescence, and other concepts such as Shai Agassi's Better Place electric vehicle network model a more promising future.

BLACKLIGHT POWER: Energy From Water Now Commercially Viable?

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BlackLight Power (stock symbol BLP) announced that its Houdini-like energy plan has found a buyer. BlackLight Power Inc. today announced its first co...

Simple Solutions for Our Biofuel Problem

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patrick Takahashi

The development of sensible next generation biofuels will take a decade, so, in a sense, we are already too late. But the timing is perfect for change, so let's do it the right way this time.

Playing with a Fuel Cell Remote Control Car

Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dave Burdick

I really wanted this thing to be awesome, but it's way cooler on paper than on the floor. I ended up trying it out at home with my friend and we were sorely disappointed.