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  • Article - 30 Jan 2015
    Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking as it is more commonly referred to, is the process by which underground rock is fractured by a highly pressurized fluid containing water, chemicals and sand.
  • Article - 17 Dec 2013
    In this interview, Juuso Konttinen, Vice President, Biochemicals, UPM, talks to AZoCleantech about renewable biomaterials for the automotive industry.
  • Article - 9 Dec 2013
    Wind turbines, like windmills, have blades, which are turned by the wind creating energy that is transmitted down the shaft of the turbine into an electricity generator.
  • Article - 6 Dec 2013
    With fossil fuel reserves expected to run out within the next century, the need to use renewable sources of energy such as solar power has never been so great.
  • Article - 12 Nov 2013
    Recent estimates suggest that around 3 billion people across the world rely on open fires or primary cook stoves that are fueled by solid biomass or coal.
  • Article - 5 Nov 2013
    Climate change is one of the biggest issues facing the world today. Left un-tended, it will eventually make the surface of the planet inhospitable to most human life.
  • Article - 12 Jul 2013
    A new report released by the US Department of Energy has identified some ways in which America's energy supply sector could be damaged by the changing climate.
  • Article - 12 Jul 2013
    Solar energy represents an unlimited source of renewable energy. Reducing fossil fuels as well as benefiting from cost savings, has seen solar panels appear on houses, in office buildings and on...
  • Article - 22 May 2013
    Biofuels are liquid or gaseous fuels that are produced from biodegradable fractions of products, remains from agricultural production and forestry as well as biodegradable fractions of industrial and...
  • Article - 22 May 2013
    Biodiesel is a vegetable oil or animal fat-based diesel fuel consisting of long-chain alkyl esters.