Tag Archive 'energy'

People need to put their money where their mouth is: sign up to greenpower on your electricity plan.

Some kids in Africa have invented a urine powered energy source. But something smells funny with their idea.

Some random future ideas on government doing solar (following on, as promised in my earlier blog about South Australia’s solar plans). Part 1 of a set of ideas for Australia’s future.

My take on this has always been that we pollute far too much currently and although the science seems overwhelmingly in favour of man made global warming: does it really matter?

Some estimates for the theoretical cost of the theoretical technology of capturing carbon dioxide from coal burning. Unsurprisingly the costs are high.

It’s one I’ve been referring to in a few conversations lately, so here’s a TED talk by Saul Griffith about a different way to use wind power for electricity generation.

Good news for the planet: Australia is going to spend some of that “nation building” money on solar.