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Why Not Nuclear-Powered Aircraft? | RealClearScience

Why Not Nuclear-Powered Aircraft? | RealClearScience | Science, Technology, and Current Futurism | Scoop.it
We have nuclear submarines and nuclear ships, so why not nuclear planes?
Well, that's a very good question, one the United States spent $1.04 billion back in the 1950s trying to answer.
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Will Microgrids Threaten Utilities? | EnergyBiz

Will Microgrids Threaten Utilities? | EnergyBiz | Science, Technology, and Current Futurism | Scoop.it
Most of us in the electric energy sector in the developed world tend to think of electricity as a basic human right, with instant availability at any hour.
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Is it possible that communities can get into the microgrid business like a kind of cottage industry for electricity? 

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Iceland Weighs Exporting the Power Bubbling From Below

Iceland Weighs Exporting the Power Bubbling From Below | Science, Technology, and Current Futurism | Scoop.it
A huge and potentially lucrative market beckons, if Iceland can find a way to transmit electricity across 1,000 miles of frigid sea.
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