Could This Technology Make Cheap Energy Clean?

We talk about energy a lot here on DNews, and for good reason. Learn how this company is looking to change the way we capture carbon. Read More: Capturing Carbon as a Byproduct of Running a Fuel Cell “The more that engineers look, the more they find unexpected ways to capture carbon dioxide, a gas …

How Do We Get Energy From Trash?

As we move towards a more sustainable future, what other energy sources should we be using? Read More: British Airways announces green fuel plant in Essex “BA will commit to buy 50,000 tonnes of jet fuel made from converted waste as part of GreenSky project” Garbage in, Energy out: Turning Trash into Biofuel “Turning garbage …

This Building Is Completely Powered By Algae

Renewable energy is a huge issue across the globe, and some companies are looking to create a sustainable future. Trace is here to discuss an apartment building in Germany that is completely powered by algae! Read More: Google Science Fair Hamburg Now Has an Algae-Powered Building “Last spring, Arup, the design and engineering firm that …

How Plants Could Power The Future

As we away from our reliance on oil, what should we be using for energy? Read More: Scientists Turn Algae Into Crude Oil In Less Than An Hour “Out of all the clean energy options in development, it is algae-based biofuel that most closely resembles the composition of the crude oil that gets pumped out …

Science Can Now Turn Plastic Bags Into Fuel!

Scientists have figured out how to turn polyethylene into diesel fuel! How did they do this and what does it mean for the future of plastic? The Shocking Truth About Biodegradable Plastics – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Fish Now Think Plastic Is Food “Tiny bits of plastic are so …

How Hydrogen Fuel Is Made

Is hydrogen fuel the future of car fuel? How is it made? Read More: Hydrogen May Prove Fuel of the Future “Humans have harnessed hydrogen for a variety of applications, from blasting rockets into space to making common household products like toothpaste.” Hydrogen Production From Natural Gas, Sequestration Of Recovered CO2 In Depleted Gas Wells …

How Uranium Becomes Nuclear Fuel

Nuclear technology is constantly in the news. So how exactly do you make nuclear fuel? Special thanks to Life Noggin for animating this video! Check them out: Read More: Fuel Cycle Facilities “The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) regulates uranium recovery facilities that mill uranium; fuel cycle facilities that convert, enrich, and fabricate it into …

How Can Water Be Turned Into Fuel?

What is electrolysis, and how can this process fuel vehicles? Read More: Electrolysis “In chemistry and manufacturing, electrolysis is a method of using a direct electric current (DC) to drive an otherwise non-spontaneous chemical reaction.” ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won’t find anywhere …