Archive for the ‘Fuels’ Category

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Fate of Keystone Pipeline in the Hands of Nebraskan Jurists

Posted on April 22nd, 2014 by

Fate of Keystone Pipeline in the Hands of Nebraskan Jurists The focus of the Keystone XL pipeline debate has shifted from a fierce lobbying strife[...]
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U.S. Navy Converts Seawater into Jet Fuel

Posted on April 11th, 2014 by

U.S. Navy Converts Seawater into Jet Fuel Researchers at the Unites States’ Naval Research Laboratory had found a way to extract carbon dioxide and hydrogen[...]
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Are Hydrogen Fuel Cells Vehicles Dead On Arrival?

Posted on April 1st, 2014 by

The national vision by politicians, economists, industrialists and environmentalists to transition to hydrogen economy by 2030 seems deadlocked, with hydrogen fuel cells projected to represent[...]
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EPA Adopts Stronger Standards on Gasoline and Cars to Reduce Smog

Posted on March 6th, 2014 by

EPA Adopts Stronger Standards on Gasoline and Cars to Reduce Smog The U.S. EPA has finalized new gasoline and car standards to reduce soot and[...]
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Unforeseen Oil Boom in U.S. Alters Market as More Drilling Continue

Posted on January 9th, 2014 by

Unforeseen Oil Boom in U.S. Alters Market as More Drilling Continue According to IEA records, 15 European refineries have closed in the past half-decade as[...]
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Cheaper Corn Causes Ethanol Prices to Plunge

Posted on January 3rd, 2014 by

Cheaper Corn Causes Ethanol Prices to Plunge Ethanol futures dropped the most in two weeks as the price of corn-the primary feedstock for U.S. ethanol,[...]
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Gas Pump Prices in the U.S. to Reach Lowest Level in 2013 as Supply Expands

Posted on December 19th, 2013 by

Gas Pump Prices in the U.S. to Reach Lowest Level in 2013 as Supply Expands U.S. gasoline pump prices are seen to reach its lowest[...]
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Vehicles Sold in U.S. Reaches Fuel Economy Record

Posted on December 16th, 2013 by

Vehicles Sold in U.S. Reaches Fuel Economy Record Cars sold in the United States are averaging 23.6 miles to the gallon in 2012 – the[...]
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Shell Stops $20 Billion Louisiana Gas-to-Liquid Project

Posted on December 9th, 2013 by

Shell Stops $20 Billion Louisiana Gas-to-Liquid Project Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Europe’s largest oil company, has stopped plans to develop a $20 billion gas-to-liquids plant[...]
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Biofuel Firms Opposes EPA’s Proposed RFS Downgrade

Posted on November 5th, 2013 by

Biofuel Firms Opposes EPA’s Proposed RFS Downgrade Companies that make biofuel from soy, corn husks and other materials are mounting a last-ditch lobbying campaign to[...]
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Ethanol Discount Versus Gasoline Widens Due to U.S. Production Surges

Posted on November 1st, 2013 by

Ethanol Discount Versus Gasoline Widens Due to U.S. Production Surges Ethanol’s discount to gasoline widened after the U.S.’ reported production climbed to a 16-month high and inventories fell[...]
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U.S. Gasoline Slides to Nine-Month Low

Posted on October 22nd, 2013 by

U.S. Gasoline Slides to Nine-Month Low A study conducted by Lundberg Survey Inc. shows that the average price for regular gasoline fell to the lowest[...]
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Breakthrough in Hydro Fuel Generation Could Revolutionize Alternative Energy Market

Posted on April 8th, 2013 by

Breakthrough in Hydro Fuel Generation Could Revolutionize Alternative Energy Market Y.H. Percival Zhang and his team from Virginia Tech have succeeded in using xylose, the[...]
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Renewables to Overtake Fossil Fuels in Europe by 2020

Posted on April 4th, 2013 by

Renewables to Overtake Fossil Fuels in Europe by 2020 Europe’s share of generation capacity from renewable sources will increase by at least 40 percent by[...]
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Hydrogen plus electric: into an eco-future

Posted on January 21st, 2013 by

  As car manufacturers move increasingly to environmental models, one that hopes it will have a head start is Japanese automotive manufacturer Mazda, thanks to[...]
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Meeting the Energy Needs of the World with Solar Wind Power

Posted on December 3rd, 2012 by

At the same time that we are having to face up to the fact that fossil fuels will run out, possibly within a generation, we[...]