Recycled Grass Clippings Could Perhaps Heat Your Home

A British renewable energy company intends to use grass from abandoned fields and meadows as a fuel source. The gas that heats your home might come from the grass beneath your feet, at least if British renewable energy company Ecotricity is successful. Ecotricity, one of the world’s first renewable energy companies, is building a ‘green […]

Science is now One Step Closer to Using Algae for Bio-fuel

A breakthrough by a team of scientists makes algae a potentially viable source of biofuel. The world is trying to wean itself off of fossil fuels. It’s vital we reduce our carbon footprint as much as possible in the next few decades, and many countries, states, cities, businesses, and people are committing to that goal. […]

‘Pee-power’ to light camps in disaster zones or is it pissing in the wind..! Then we have wind power…

Pee-power technology will light cubicles in refugee camps. [Great idea-Make it happen] A toilet, conveniently situated near the Student Union Bar at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), is proving pee can generate electricity. The prototype urinal is the result of a partnership between researchers at UWE Bristol and Oxfam. It is […]

SOON WE WILL BE ABLE TO MAKE JUST ABOUT ANYTHING FROM SAWDUST

This is science at its best: When I was growing up, the only practical use for sawdust was to soak up vomit, but thanks to scientists at a Belgian university who developed a new chemical process, that same sawdust could soon be used in gasoline and other products normally derived from petroleum. Researchers at KU […]

Making kelp a viable source of biofuel just by applying heat

BIO-FUEL FROM SEA SUGAR KELP Sugar kelp yields a lot of bio-oil – if you put the heat on Biofuels may indeed offer a greener alternative to fossil fuels, but they do raise at least one concern – crops grown as biofuel feedstock could take up farmland and use water that would otherwise be used […]

These videos show how a Wood stove runs a generator, produces gasoline & propane,runs a fridge and heats hot water at the same time

ELECTRICAL POWER,GAS,DIESEL FUEL,HOT WATER,  FROM DIY WOOD FIRE STOVE Published on Jan 9, 2013 This is the most efficient wood stove on the planet it will make gasoline run a generator and a propane fridge, heats hot water and your home at the same time. this system works on any dry organic material. AAA AAA […]

WASTE & BIOFUEL MARRIAGE FOR THE FUTURE

Waste the Answer to Biofuel’s Ethical Dilemma Say Researchers 14 April 2011 Second generation biofuels that use waste as a feedstocks could be the answer to ‘unethical practices’ that are encouraged by current policies on biofuels, according a report by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics. The UK based Nuffield Council on Bioethics examines ethical issues […]

LAB ALGAE BIO FUEL NOW TO GO INTO THE MARKETPLACE

GROWING ALGAE BIOFUEL IN THE LAB & BEYOND March 25, 2011 4:00 AM PDT CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–Joule Unlimited is one of many companies using gene databases and genetic engineering to design a better system for making biofuels. Here the senior vice president of biological services, Dan Robertson, shows off a petri dish where employees grow different […]

GREEN AVIATION FUEL BY NESTLES FOR LUFTHANSA

Lufthansa begins flights with renewable fuel Flights will begin after official approval has been received from the ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) allowing the use of jet fuel produced using Neste Oil’s NExBTL technology, which produces renewable fuel from vegetable oil and animal fat. Approval is expected to take place in spring 2011. […]

ARE BIO FUELS A REAL OPTION.LISTEN TO THIS SPEAKER HERE..

BioFuels – Fact or Fantasy? Presenter: Heather Brodie Biofuels Association Australia Listen to Presentation Heather raised the following questions: “What does Australia need to do to take advantage of Biofuels? What information and education do we need to make a sound decision: for example what bio-stocks are available?” Received & published by Henry Sapiecha