Category Archives: Energy

CSPAN – Bipartisan Policy Comm. per CPP

I am astounded at how the petty bureaucrat class can be so daft and accepting of a half decade process including years of litigation to set a fuel type for electric generators. Continue reading

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Electric Car Miles per Gallon?

An Electric car gets Miles per Gallon? Really? Just how many and how, he wonders… Continue reading

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Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide files Bankruptcy Ch.11

Quantum Fuels QTWW files for chapter 11 bankruptcy. Continue reading

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Natural Gas, Coal, and Cheap Plentiful Energy

What price energy? Is it really hard to get and expensive? Not in bulk at the point of production… Continue reading

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Duck Curves getting Nessie Necks

A very interesting article on the Duck Curve and how excess solar supply can whipsaw conventional production, already to the point where at peak sun there’s too much electricity and it will be destabilizing and eventually crashing grids. Continue reading

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LENR / LANR in 1956?, Ponderomotive?

Did someone patent a Cold Fusion / LENR / LANR device in 1956? (Does it work?… looks easy to validate). Is this related to pondermotive forces? And what are pondermotives anyway? Continue reading

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Freon Moderated Reactor?

Some thoughts on nuclear reactor history, and a muse on a strange reactor idea. Continue reading

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