Sepp Hasslberger: Graphene Revolutionizes Energy

Categories: 05 Energy,12 Water
Sepp Hasslberger

Sepp Hasslberger

Membranes of graphene – single atom layer carbon “sheets” – have unexpected and rather unusual properties that seem set to enable several new technologies

Scientists predict green energy revolution after incredible new graphene discoveries

The breakthrough raises the prospect of extracting hydrogen fuel from air and burning it as a carbon-free source of energy in a fuel cell to produce electricity and water with no damaging waste products.

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Nov 28

GMO (Monsanto) Destroying World’s Water (Acquifers)

Berto Jongman

Berto Jongman

Is GMO Farming Poisoning The World’s Drinking Water?

Monsanto’s Herbicide Linked To Groundwater Contamination

In a groundbreaking study published in the journal Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry last year, evidence surfaced that glyphosate, the active ingredient in the Monsanto’s patented herbicide Roundup, is flowing freely into the groundwater in areas where it is being applied.1 The researchers found that 41% of the 140 groundwater samples taken from Catalonia Spain, had levels beyond the limit of quantification – indicating that, despite the manufacturer’s claims, glyphosate herbicide does not break down rapidly in the environment, and is accumulating there in concerning quantities.

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Nov 28

‘Miracle’ tech turns water into fuel

Categories: 05 Energy
Berto Jongman

Berto Jongman

‘Miracle’ tech turns water into fuel

…synthetic fuels would be a good interim option, especially if they could be cleanly produced — as Sunfire GmbH has done. The Dresden-based cleantech company has unveiled a rig — the first of its kind — that uses what it calls “Power-to-Liquid” technology to convert H2O and CO2 into liquid hydrocarbons — synthetic petrol, diesel and kerosene

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Nov 28

SchwartzReport: New Cooling Device Could Eliminate 15% of Current Energy Use

Categories: 05 Energy
Stephan A. Schwartz

Stephan A. Schwartz

Cooling eats up 15 per cent of the energy used by humans. A huge factor in making the transition out of the carbon era. As this report explains a new technology may change that game fundamentally. This is potentially very good news.

Device cools itself in the blazing-hot Sun

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Nov 28