Dennis Flood examines the use of nanotechnology to address the technical challenges of thin film solar cells. In his work for Natcore Technology, Dennis Flood suggests the use of a … Continue reading Solar Cells and Quantum Dots (Dennis J. Flood, Natcore Technology Inc.) – New Energy Tech
The report addresses some key concepts when it comes to implementation of nanotechnology in the PV sector and for energy storage, these are: The rate of innovation The International Electrotechnical … Continue reading Nanotechnology in the Sectors of Solar Energy and Energy Storage (International Electrotechnical Commission, 2013)
Martin Ford compares the rise of artificial intelligence to the expansion of the electricity grid in the early 20th century. We will see that artificial intelligence will creap into every … Continue reading The Rise of the Robots – Martin Ford (2015) – And its Likely Impact on Future Employment Trends in the Energy Sector
On Henry V, the mirror of a Christian king: “I would give all my fame for a pot of ale, and safety.” – William Shakespeare It is so very … Continue reading U.S. National Infrastructure Protection Plan – Energy Sector (Homeland Security, 2005) – Energy is our Achilles Heel
Erik J. Dahl teaches naval history at the Naval War College in the United States, and in his paper on Naval Innovation – From Coal to Oil provides an overview of this … Continue reading Naval Innovation – From Coal to Oil (Erik J. Dahl, 2001) U.S. Defence Technical Information Center – Energy Review
The report specifically adresses what is currently being done by the signatories of the OGCI (Oil and Gas Climate Initiative) to reduce CO2 and methane released into the atomsphere. If taken … Continue reading Total S.A. Report – Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (2017) Energy Review – A Catalyst of Real Change?
Climate Change and Energy is an excellent report which helps to get the gist of the subject matter, of course what the oil and gas producers point of view is. I also … Continue reading Climate Change and Energy, American Petroleum Institute (2017) Review – Getting our Priorities Straight!
Leading us down a blind alley. Let us shine a light for evidence-based science. If there is one thing scientists all agree on it is global warming. Or so we are … Continue reading How Energy Made Us (II) – The Sun’s Solar Cycle and the Effect it has on Us
BP has identified what appear to be major global trends in energy markets. China’s growth trajectory shows that there is a strong increase in demand for electricity from renewable energy … Continue reading BP’s Energy Outlook 2018 & What it means for Europe’s Renewable Energy Tech