Posts Tagged ‘oil’
Envion, a company from Washington D.C., uses a new technique, in which the plastic waste is heated using electricity and not at an open fire, to a very precise and careful temperature sequence, using infrared energy.
Chevron on Friday disclosed plans to use solar thermal technology from BrightSource Energy to enhance oil recovery from an aging well in central California.
James Peret, an engineer has invented a device that can provide energy by processing kitchen grease. His generator, called “Vegawatt” is the first all-in-one device that processes grease to continuously provide a building with hot water and electricity, heralding a significant change in alternative-fuel applications. “It’s a brilliant idea,” says Josh Tickell, author of Biodiesel [...]
…an European uses about ten times more fuel and more energy than an inhabitant from a developing country? We are the ones who produce three times more waste. … Fossil fuels – coal, oil and gas – still represents 80% of the energy used throughout the world? … If we could save 20% of energy [...]