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Understanding Fracking’s Massive Water Use

Understanding Fracking’s Massive Water Use

By Kristina Ross, Posted September 11th, 2013

The average fracking site uses about 4.2 million gallons of water in each well, which is enough clean drinking water for 42,000 people.

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How Plug-In Hybrid Cars Could Be Game Changers

How Plug-In Hybrid Cars Could Be Game Changers

By Venkat Srinivasan, Posted April 1st, 2011

Maybe the focus of all our efforts should be on getting a PHEV on the road at an economical price…

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Novel metal catalysts may be able to turn greenhouse gases into liquid fuels

Novel metal catalysts may be able to turn greenhouse gases into liquid fuels

By ScienceDaily, Posted December 9th, 2010

It sounds a bit like spinning straw into gold, but novel metal catalysts may be able to turn greenhouse gases like methane and carbon dioxide into liquid fuels without producing more carbon waste in the process.

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Corn-based fuel fares poorly in new analysis

Corn-based fuel fares poorly in new analysis

By Craig Weatherby, Posted January 28th, 2009

Smithsonian scientists back Swiss analysis that declares corn, soy, and sugarcane counterproductive.

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Hydrogen – fuel of the future?

Hydrogen – fuel of the future?

By Darshan Goswami, M.S., P.E., Posted January 28th, 2009

Hydrogen, produced from tap water, could become the forever fuel of the future, generating power for homes, industry, and cars.

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