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Natural Gas To Improve Boeing Jets Fuel Efficient By 60 Percent

Natural Gas To Improve Boeing Jets Fuel Efficient By 60 Percent | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Boeing has this week unveiled a new aircraft and propulsion system called SUGAR Freeze, which has been developed by Boeing to revolutionise air travel and make their planes 60 percent more fuel efficient.SUGAR which stands for Subsonic Ultra Green...
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How Flying Robots Might Prevent Deforestation

How Flying Robots Might Prevent Deforestation | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
How Flying Robots Might Prevent DeforestationMashableIf there were swarms of palm-sized robots to witness the action, it would. Quadrotors are miniature flying robots.
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Bloom Box Power And Energy Explained

http://www.BloomBoxPowerAndEnergy.com - Bloom Box Power And Energy, two blocks can power the average high-consumption American home...
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Huge offshore wind-power project sparks backlash from Fukushima fishing community

Huge offshore wind-power project sparks backlash from Fukushima fishing community | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Mainichi Daily NewsHuge offshore wind-power project sparks backlash from Fukushima fishing communityMainichi Daily NewsA rendering of a planned offshore floating wind-power installation.
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Sustainable Tech/Alternative Energy

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Snake-like wave-power harvester (http://t.co/YtZthOPW Snake-like #wave-power harvester...)...
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Race for Biofuel

Race for Biofuel | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
The Cutting EdgeRace for BiofuelThe Cutting EdgeIn subsequent tests, these methyl ketones yielded high cetane numbers – a diesel fuel rating comparable to the octane number for gasoline – making them strong candidates for the production of advanced...
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Make Solar Panel & Wind Turbine

Make Money Through.. Home Made Power Plant - Save Money On Electricity With Renewable Energy (solar And Wind). 200%...
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Graphene Battery Turns Ambient Heat Into Electric Current - Technology Review

Graphene Battery Turns Ambient Heat Into Electric Current - Technology Review | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Physicists have built a graphene battery that harvests energy from the thermal movement of ions in solution...
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KLM Biofuel Flights: Dutch Airline To Use Recycled Cooking Oil To Power Planes

KLM Biofuel Flights: Dutch Airline To Use Recycled Cooking Oil To Power Planes | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
AMSTERDAM -- Dutch airline KLM plans to use recycled cooking oil as biofuel to power flights to and from France in a move aimed at cutting carbon emissions.
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Solar Sail: First of its kind solar EV charging station installed in Texas

Solar Sail: First of its kind solar EV charging station installed in Texas | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Pvilion, a New York City based company uses photovoltaics (PV) to create innovative and eco friendly architectural structures by seamlessly integrating stainless steel and flexible solar modules through a proprietary patent pending technology.
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Wind and Solar Powered Cronos Yacht is Made of Bamboo Panels

Wind and Solar Powered Cronos Yacht is Made of Bamboo Panels | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Simone Madella and Lorenzo Berselli have designed the solar and wind-powered Cronos Yacht that is made entirely out of bamboo panels.
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Scotland at Forefront of Replacing Nuclear Power with Renewable

Scotland at Forefront of Replacing Nuclear Power with Renewable | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Particularly wave and tidal power are becoming more important sources of renewable energy due to Scotland's geographical location and significant coastline. The country is already home to the European Marine Energy ...
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Council to invest in tidal power

Council to invest in tidal power | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Ventnor Blog (blog)Council to invest in tidal powerBBC NewsThe Isle of Wight Council wants to create a multi-million pound tidal energy facility off its coast to supply the island with electricity.
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Jellyfish-Inspired Robot Runs on Hydrogen - Discovery News

Jellyfish-Inspired Robot Runs on Hydrogen - Discovery News | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Jellyfish-Inspired Robot Runs on HydrogenDiscovery NewsBy Jessica Marshall The robot may one day be able to fuel itself by gathering hydrogen and oxygen from its surroundings.
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Solar Micro-Spheres Catch 360° of Sunlight

Solar Micro-Spheres Catch 360° of Sunlight | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
An ingenious new solar cell design can capture the sun's energy from a full 360° around it, without having to adjust throughout the day.
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Desktop Charging Blossoms With Solar Sunflower | Earthtechling

Desktop Charging Blossoms With Solar Sunflower | Earthtechling | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
By any name this sweet little device—a solar photovoltaic panel in the shape of a daisy blossom—brings a powerhouse of energy to your work or play location.
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US military combines green and mean to fly drones on biofuels

US military combines green and mean to fly drones on biofuels | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Damian Carrington: The US navy's aggressive plan to replace a third of its huge fuel use with biofuels has now seen the unmanned aircraft, as well as ships and supersonic aircraft, trial the fuels (RT @Colvinius: The bad news: a US drone just blew...
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Natural Power, SeaRoc strengthen wave and tidal energy operations in UK

Natural Power, SeaRoc strengthen wave and tidal energy operations in UK: http://t.co/lfqrk81B via @AddThis...
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Japan to Start Trial of Ocean Power Generation - JIJI PRESS

Japan to Start Trial of Ocean Power Generation - JIJI PRESS | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
NEWS JIJI PRESS (#eco #e_free RT @kevinmeyerson: Jiji: #Japan to start ocean power development in #Tohoku #wave #wind #renewable #energy http://t.co/iP3KXrHZ...)...
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"Blowing Away Nuclear Power" by Christian Kjaer

"Blowing Away Nuclear Power" by Christian Kjaer | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Last year's nuclear accident in Fukushima underscored the need for alternatives to replace nuclear power, but many question whether renewable energy up to the task.
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personal alternative energy

personal alternative energy | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
this is a small video of my alternative energy systems.I didn't make it all the way down to the micro hydro.I will try to get a better video and explain a little about each system for the people who are just getting started rather than ...
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Green retreat goes off the grid with solar power

Green retreat goes off the grid with solar power | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Alpine Meadows: Green retreat goes off the grid with solar power. B.Sameer Kumar8 hrs ago. Having a retreat in the scenic woods near Lake Tahoe is in itself a great way to get close to nature. But if you can build such a ...
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SWITCH75 Liquid LED Light Bulb Named Edison Award Finalist

SWITCH75 Liquid LED Light Bulb Named Edison Award Finalist | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
SWITCH Lighting has been named an Edison Award Finalist after developing an LED light bulb that uses a unique liquid cooling technology.
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A fragrant new bio-fuel?

A fragrant new bio-fuel? | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
The search for new bio-fuels represents potential big business with the decline in available fossil fuels. A team of scientists, backed by the US government, have made significant progress in using bacteria to create a ...
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Skanska to build wind farm in Chile

Skanska to build wind farm in Chile | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Skanska to build wind farm in ChileREVEThe wind energy project will consist of 50 wind turbines with an installed capacity of 115 MW. Once completed, it will be one of the largest wind power plants in Chile.
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