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Storms Exacerbate Oil Spill Contamination

Storms Exacerbate Oil Spill Contamination

Thatcher Michelsen April 11, 2013 1

Citizen journalists have reported that a major storm in Northern Arkansas has worsened the impact of a recent oil spill

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The Benefits Of Sustainably Produced Beer

The Benefits Of Sustainably Produced Beer

Thatcher Michelsen April 10, 2013 0

Brewing beer can be an ecological disaster or a environmental success story, depending on where a producer sources their ingredients and how they dispose of used water and grain

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Lancaster, California Blazing Trails In Solar Energy

Lancaster, California Blazing Trails In Solar Energy

Thatcher Michelsen April 9, 2013 0

The City of Lancaster has made the adoption of solar energy one of its highest municipal priorities

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Texas Is One Of Nation’s Wind Power Leaders

Texas Is One Of Nation’s Wind Power Leaders

Thatcher Michelsen April 8, 2013 0

Texas is quickly becoming one of the nation's leading wind power producers

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U.S. Researchers Develop New Method For Xylan Extraction

U.S. Researchers Develop New Method For Xylan Extraction

Thatcher Michelsen April 5, 2013 0

Biomass has significant potential as an energy source because it does not involve the extraction of fossil fuels, but the process of generating power from it is somewhat similar

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Arkansas Oil Spill Reveals Dark Side Of U.S. Energy Policy

Arkansas Oil Spill Reveals Dark Side Of U.S. Energy Policy

Thatcher Michelsen April 4, 2013 0

The event, which may cause lasting environmental damage, highlights a major concern among eco-friendly activists in the United States: that the energy industry isn't taking spill threats seriously enough

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Tesla Motors Turns A Profit

Tesla Motors Turns A Profit

Thatcher Michelsen April 3, 2013 0

Tesla Motors, the California-based maker of upper-end electric cars, announced earlier this week that it will produce its first-ever operational profit for the first quarter of this year

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Researchers On The Cusp Of Hydrogen Energy Storage “Breakthrough”

Researchers On The Cusp Of Hydrogen Energy Storage “Breakthrough”

Thatcher Michelsen April 2, 2013 0

A new report published in Science, the American journal for peer-reviewed scientific research, suggests that a team of engineers from the University of Calgary in Canada have developed a new way for creating hydrogen

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