WIND TURBINE ENERGY PROJECT GETS BOOST OF $200M INVESTMENT BY GOOGLE

GOOGLE INVESTS $200M INTO WIND TURBINE ENERGY IN TEXAS Like Warren Buffett who made a big investment in renewables just before the holidays, Google announced its own $200 million equity investment in a west Texas wind farm on Wednesday. “In late December, while most of us were busy wrapping presents, our Treasury team was tying […]

CHINA LEADS THE WAY TO USE THORIUM FOR CLEANER NUCLEAR ENERGY

THORIUM RESERVES IN CHINA ENABLES CLEAN POWER FOR 20K YEARS A group of 140 PhD scientists, working full-time on thorium power at the Shanghai Institute of Nuclear and Applied Physics, is getting close to creating a new generation of thorium reactors that produce much less toxic waste and don’t blow their top like Japan’s Fukushima. […]

NORWEGIAN ELECTRIC FERRY TO SAVE MANY DOLLARS IN FUEL EVERY YEAR

HUGE NEW ELECTRIC FERRY COMMISSIONED IN NORWAY Presently, the Norwegian villages of Lavik and Oppedal are linked by a ferry that burns about a million liters (264,172 US gallons) of diesel a year, emitting 570 tonnes (628 tons) of carbon dioxide and 15 tonnes (16.5 tons) of nitrogen oxides. That’s about to change, however, as […]