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28 Jul 2014

NAS Report Provides Lessons Learned from Fukushima Accident

The National Academy of Sciences has published a new congressionally mandated report entitled “Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety of U.S. Nuclear Plants.” The Daily Fusion
25 Jul 2014

EIA: 68% of Russia’s Export Revenues Are From Oil, Natural Gas

Russia is a major exporter of crude oil, petroleum products, and natural gas. Sales of these fuels accounted for 68% of Russia’s total export revenues in 2013, based on data from Russia’s Federal Customs Service. The Daily
24 Jul 2014

Material Efficiently Traps Gases From Nuclear Fuel

A new porous material called CC3 effectively traps radioactive krypton and xenon gases that are released when nuclear fuel is recycled. The Daily Fusion
22 Jul 2014

Catalyst Helps Get More Energy From Biofuel

A new, simple catalyst, developed at the University of Twente, improves the quality of oil produced from biomass before it is even sent to the refinery. The Daily Fusion
22 Jul 2014

Catalyst Helps Get More Energy From Biofuel

A new, simple catalyst, developed at the University of Twente, improves the quality of oil produced from biomass before it is even sent to the refinery. The Daily Fusion
13 Jul 2014

What’s needed from marketing clouds

Remember when Salesforce.com said marketing tech was going to be its next billion-dollar business? That was almost two years ago, and at the time I warned that Salesforce was a little too focused on social media at the
9 Jul 2014

UK follows US in banning uncharged devices from flights — and BA floated even tougher rules

It’s not just the U.S. that wants air passengers to prove their electronic devices aren’t bombs by turning them on – the same now goes in the U.K., according to an update from aviation authorities on Tuesday.
8 Jul 2014

Saudi Aramco Pulls Rug Out From Under US Gas Industry

File this one under E for ewps, at least as far as the export market for US fracked natural gas goes. The US natural gas industry has been leaning thishard on the Obama Administration to approve more
8 Jul 2014

India’s ReNew Power Raises $140 Million From Leading Funds, Including Goldman Sachs

A wind energy project at Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu) India ReNew Power has seen a meteoric rise in the Indian wind energy sector, and plans to become the largest independent renewable energy power producers in the coming few
7 Jul 2014

Security order bans uncharged devices from some US-bound flights

Air travelers heading to the U.S. now face another potential headache in security lines: they will not be able to board their plane unless they are able to turn on their phones, laptops and other electronic devices. According to a