Automakers Offering Bi-Fuel Pickups

March 20, 2012


Natural gas is going to be a fuel option available for some Chevrolet and GMC pickups beginning late this year. These will be bi-fuel vehicles, like…

Solar Storms Could Disrupt capability Grid

March 20, 2012


A recent commentary from Smart Energy Portal turns out to be extremely timely as a major solar storm is headed towards Earth.
Geomagnetic storms are …

An "Unprinter" to Clean Laser Printed Paper

March 20, 2012


Scientists at the University of Cambridge (England) have developed a method using lasers to remove the toner from a laser printed page, which would a…

Making Solar Panels with an Ion Cannon

March 20, 2012


Twin Creeks Technologies has announced a new method to manufacture less expensive solar cells. While we see many new ways of making cheap solar pane…

Largest Geothermal Project in US

March 7, 2012


Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana is in the process of installing the largest ground-source heat pump system in the country. It is not supply…