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UC Davis Turns Food Scraps into Energy

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by Mike Zazaian October 30, 2006 - 1:53pm, 7 Comments >>

UC Davis' anaerobic digester turns food scraps into energy

A team of researchers at the University of California, Davis have developed a device that turns leftover food scraps into clean, usable energy.

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Australia to Build World’s Largest Solar Power Plant

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by Mike Zazaian October 26, 2006 - 1:09pm, 17 Comments >>

Artist rendering of a large-scale solar farm

Amid fears that increased energy usage could cause blackouts in coming years, the Australian government has set upon Solar energy as its savior.

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19th Century Motor Harnesses Modern Solar Energy

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by Mike Zazaian October 25, 2006 - 12:44pm, 23 Comments >>

Infinia's rendering of several Solar Sterling Engines working in tandem

Infinia plans to release a solar panel alternative that uses a Stirling engine, a 19th century invention, to utilize solar energy with greater efficiency than photovoltaic cells.

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Enerage to Demo Multi-Fuel Fuel Cell for Laptops

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by Mike Zazaian October 20, 2006 - 2:40pm, 1 Comment >>

Enerage to Power Laptops With Multi-Fuel Fuel Cells

Fuel cell company Enerage plans to demonstrate a 25-watt multiple-fuel laptop fuel-cell early in 2007.

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Google HQ to Be Largest Corporate Solar Facility

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by Mike Zazaian October 17, 2006 - 1:22pm, 7 Comments >>

Google Headquarters at Mountain View, CA

In an effort to lead the solar power revolution by example, Google is building the country’s largest company-owned solar power infrastructure at their headquarters in Mountain View, CA.

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Energy Monitor Could Boost Solar Panel Usage

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by Mike Zazaian October 14, 2006 - 4:15pm, 5 Comments >>

The software interface for Fat Spaniel's system

California start-up Fat Spaniel could make consumer solar panels much more practical with a new gauge that records not only how much energy is used, but also how much is stored over a given period of time.

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Ericsson to Power African Phone Networks With Pumpkin Oil

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by Mike Zazaian October 11, 2006 - 4:44pm, No Comments

Ericsson to Power African Phone Networks With Pumpkin Oil

In the effort to reduce the usage of Diesel fuels to produce electricity, Swedish telecom Ericsson and South African cell phone operator MTN well begin to use pumpkin oil and other biofuels to power cellular networks in Nigeria.

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Kite-Powered Generator to Rival Nuclear Plant Output

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by Mike Zazaian October 10, 2006 - 3:33pm, 11 Comments >>

Italian researchers are developing a wind-powered generator called KiteGen that uses kites instead of propellers, theoretically producing as much energy as a nuclear power plant

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Florida County to Vaporize 30 Years of Trash…For Energy

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by Mike Zazaian September 10, 2006 - 5:17pm, 5 Comments >>

Florida County to Vaporize 30 Years of Trash - For Energy

The Florida county of St. Lucie plans to build a 100,000 square foot trash-vaporizing plant, and get some energy out of the deal as well.

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