French forcing through flex fuels
- in your opinion. // Engineer (00137758);7/18/2011, Vol. 296 Issue 7821, p5
The article presents several views from notable people in Great Britain concerning wind energy including the total fossil fuel energy it produces, the lack of skills, and the move of the government to encourage research and development (R&D) of non-wind energy sources.
- Co-firing rule change fears. // Utility Week;12/20/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p8
Deals with the concerns inside the renewable energy community in Great Britain on the move of the government to relax the rules on co-firing bio mass with coal in conventional fossil fuel stations. Skepticism on the financial viability of the bio mass-burning projects; Overview of co-firing rules.
- Three Reasons for Investing Now in Fossil Fuel Conservation: Technological Lock-In, Institutional Inertia, and Oil Wars. England, Richard W. // Journal of Economic Issues (Association for Evolutionary Economi;Sep94, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p755
Discusses three reasons for conserving fossil fuels. Threat of locking-in to an alternative energy technology that is ecologically hazardous or economically unviable; Threat of social crisis resulting from the incompatibility of present social institutions and a new energy technology; Threat of...
- AND THE ALTERNATIVEARE... Fisher, J. B. // Calliope;Jan2013, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p38
The article offers an explanation on the concept of alternative energy as replacement for fossil fuels as well as information on alternative energy resources which include renewable and non-renewable energies.
- The Big Climate Deal: What It Is and What It Isn't. McKIBBEN, BILL // Progressive Populist;12/15/2014, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p17
The author talks about the implications of the climate agreement between the U.S. and China including the potential use of renewable energy and the pressure for fossil fuel investors to continue their flight to safety.
- The other alternative fuel. Janik, Werner; Lauer, Joseph // Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;3/16/2012, p28
The article discusses the importance of shifting from fossil-based energy to renewable fuel energy sources to protect the planet and its assets for the future generation.
- ONTARIO MAY REPLACE FOSSIL FUEL WITH RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;Jul2002, Vol. 249 Issue 1, p19
Reports the replacement of fossil fuels with renewable energy resources in Ontario. Promotion of energy conservation; Proposal of increased use of hydroelectric, wind, biomass and solar power; List of the other recommendations of the Legislative Committee.
- Just how much oil is out there? Morgan, Maureen // Westchester County Business Journal;10/20/2008, Vol. 47 Issue 42, p13
The article discusses the issues underpinning future oil availability in the U.S. It states that the country is importing 60% of its oil supply from foreign suppliers. It highlights the factors affecting the changing price of oil including the erratic weather in oil-rich countries. It outlines...
- New administration could help break oil addiction. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);1/2/2009, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p21A
The article focuses on the concerns of alternative energy advocates about the decline of oil and gas prices. They fear that dropping energy prices will slow interest in alternatives to old-fashioned oil and gas. As oil prices slipped, some projects are slowed or stopped. Despite this condition,...