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Australia backs LNG exports as supply crunch looms

Australia backs LNG exports as supply crunch looms | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Natural Gas News: Australia's new energy white paper prioritises LNG exports as a way of building national wealth, but regulatory reform will be necessary to avoid a domestic gas supply crunch.
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Is this the Breakthrough that Finally Kills ‘Big Oil’ and Brings Solar Power to the World?

Is this the Breakthrough that Finally Kills ‘Big Oil’ and Brings Solar Power to the World? | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The days of bulky, expensive solar panels that were heavy and required harsh chemicals to produce and a lot of…
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A journey on the A9: Scotland's highway of history - The Guardian

A journey on the A9: Scotland's highway of history - The Guardian | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
A journey on the A9: Scotland's highway of history
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Photograph: Michael Thomas Jones The Pass of Drumochter, central Scottish Highlands: Edward McKenna, 43, from Glasgow, voting yes.
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How Norway avoided the 'curse of oil'

How Norway avoided the 'curse of oil' | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
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Iran to produce 400,000 electric motorcycles to help reduce air pollution

Iran to produce 400,000 electric motorcycles to help reduce air pollution | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
ISLAMABAD: Iran plans to place 400,000 electric motorcycles and 140,000 hybrid taxi cabs on the market as part of a plan backed by the Oil Ministry to help environment protection, said the managing di
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Solar power could efficiently replace fossil fuels - CSglobe

Solar power could efficiently replace fossil fuels - CSglobe | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
A CSIRO test plant in Australia has broken a world record and proved solar power could efficiently replace fossil fuels. The CSIRO has generated...
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No One Likes Power Plants, But They Get Better When You Put A Ski Slope On Them

No One Likes Power Plants, But They Get Better When You Put A Ski Slope On Them | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Most power plants are a nuisance that no one wants near. But with this creative and clean waste-to-energy plant now under construction in the center...
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Luxor’s 160 kW solar energy plants would make sun god Ra proud | Green Prophet

Luxor’s 160 kW solar energy plants would make sun god Ra proud | Green Prophet | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Luxor home to some of Egypt's greatest temples has something to solute over: the city has started its first 80kW solar energy plant, worth about $530,000 US
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Q&A: The First-Ever Expedition to Turkmenistan's "Door to Hell"

Q&A: The First-Ever Expedition to Turkmenistan's "Door to Hell" | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Go along with explorer George Kourounis as he becomes the first person known to venture into Turkmenistan's fiery, gas-fueled Darvaza Crater.
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Russian Physicists Launch Campaign To Rebuild Tesla’s Wardenclyffe Tower And Power The World

Russian Physicists Launch Campaign To Rebuild Tesla’s Wardenclyffe Tower And Power The World | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
“Tesla was right and we are ready to prove it!” So say the two Russian physicists who have just launched an…
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22 Most Beautiful Houses Made From Shipping Containers

22 Most Beautiful Houses Made From Shipping Containers | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Living in these days can mean a lot more that just having a shelter, food and clothing.  People have evolved…
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Alternative Fuel: Scientists Turn Algae into Usable Fuel in Less than an Hour

Alternative Fuel: Scientists Turn Algae into Usable Fuel in Less than an Hour | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Algae has already been touted as a natural healing wonder. Not only does have its high chlorophyll content and special…
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Amazon Watch - "Legal Tender"

Amazon Watch - "Legal Tender" | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
At long last we bring you Episode #3 in The Adventures of Donny Rico, a clever deep dive into the methods used by Chevron in its desperate and unethical campaign to turn the tables on the very victims it poisoned in Ecuador's rainforest.
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Harvard Scientists Say That There May Be An Ancient Earth Inside Earth

Harvard Scientists Say That There May Be An Ancient Earth Inside Earth | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
A team of Harvard scientists may have found an indication that a portion of an ancient Earth exists inside our…
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Flaring for all to see — The Daily Climate

Flaring for all to see — The Daily Climate | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
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Fungus Discovered in Rainforest Capable Of Eating Plastic Pollution

Fungus Discovered in Rainforest Capable Of Eating Plastic Pollution | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
One of the biggest problems facing the earth, plastic pollution, could soon meet its match if students at Yale University…
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New transparent solar cells can be used on windows, smartphone screens (Science Alert)

New transparent solar cells can be used on windows, smartphone screens (Science Alert) | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
This new type of transparent solar cell can be used to cover windows, buildings or smartphone screens to produce solar energy.
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E-Bike Sales Are Surging in Europe

E-Bike Sales Are Surging in Europe | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Although the United States has yet to significantly embrace e-bikes, they are catching on in countries that already have a strong bicycle culture.
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How to convert landfill gas into clean energy (Science Alert)

How to convert landfill gas into clean energy (Science Alert) | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Researchers in Brazil have come up with a new technique that turns air-polluting landfill gas into a fuel cell that can produce a clean, efficien
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Oil Companies Are Funding Mysterious Government Research Center That May Not Exist

Oil Companies Are Funding Mysterious Government Research Center That May Not Exist | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON –- Oil companies BP and Cobalt International Energy agreed in December 2011 to provide $350 million to construct a research institute in Angola, as a condition of gaining drilling rights for an offshore block of the African country's...
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Rechargeable eggplant-based batteries could soon be a reality (Science Alert)

Rechargeable eggplant-based batteries could soon be a reality (Science Alert) | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
An 18-year-old Singaporean student has figured out a way to use carbonised Chinese eggplant to make batteries.
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The Most Astounding Fact about the Universe

The Most Astounding Fact about the Universe | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
3 minutes | This is Neil Degrasse Tyson's response when asked to describe the most astounding fact about the universe. Background music is the cinematic orchestra - To build a home.
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Pouring Saltwater Over Graphene Generates Electricity

Pouring Saltwater Over Graphene Generates Electricity | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
A team of Chinese scientists did an impossible-sounding thing. They created electricity simply by dragging a droplet of saltwater across a layer…
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Turkey subsidizes solar donkeys for shepherds | Green Prophet

Turkey subsidizes solar donkeys for shepherds | Green Prophet | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
Just when you think you've seen it all, a story pops up about donkeys in Turkey that carry solar panels so that shepherds, who are often out in the field
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Black Gold Rush

Oil fields abandoned by Burma’s state-owned oil company have turned into a lawless arena for local drillers and petrol smugglers.
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The Economic Hitmen – This Is How It’s Done!

The Economic Hitmen – This Is How It’s Done! | Oil and Gas | Scoop.it
The first video is a great 2 minute illustration on how corporations take control of countries, and how capitalism drives…
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