Category Archives: Energy

Widom Larsen Superconducting Hydrides and Directed Speculation

Some speculation on the relationship of superconductivity and LENR functional materials. Continue reading

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Poland Dealing With Wind and Germany with Coal

Plucky little Poland embraces stable coal and attempts to stabilize the destabilizing dumping of excess unusable wind power onto their grid from Germany. Continue reading

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Uranium From Seawater Advances

A review of some recent (2012 to 2014) advances in the extraction of Uranium from sea water, along with some speculation about long term price implications. Continue reading

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Gas to Gasoline at $1/gallon? (Call it 25 cents / liter…)

And interesting new catalyst pathway for turning natural gas to gasoline at about a buck a gallon at present natural gas prices. Continue reading

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Olduvai Theory, Success as Failure, and Yet Another Malthusian Mistake

A small rant about Yet Another Malthusian finding fantasy reasons to believe in DOOM!! Doom in our time!!! When the reality is that we have a world of abundance and plenty all around us. Continue reading

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