Tag: sustainability

New Mechanism Converts Natural Gas to Energy Faster, Captures CO2

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 | Tags: , , ,

Chemical engineering researchers have identified a new mechanism to convert natural gas into energy up to 70 times faster, while effectively capturing the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2). “This could make power generation from natural gas both cleaner and more efficient,” says Fanxing Li, co-author of a paper on the research and an assistant professor

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A Map For Navigating Sustainable Energy Incentives

Thursday, April 12th, 2012 | Tags: , ,

“Renewable energy” and “energy efficiency” have become key terms in the home-owner’s lexicon – whether you’re buying a new house or renovating an old one. And the bewildering array of local, state and federal policies make it difficult to know whether you could be getting a rebate or tax incentive to install those solar panels

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