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      CommentAuthorTrim
    • CommentTimeNov 19th 2012
     
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    • CommentTimeNov 19th 2012 edited
     
    • CommentAuthorjoshs
    • CommentTimeNov 20th 2012
     
    The article must have quoted the efficiency incorrectly. 24% conversion efficiency for solar thermal would be crap, and Halas is no idiot.
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    • CommentTimeJun 8th 2014
     
    Po

    Carbon-capture breakthrough: Porous material polymerizes carbon dioxide at natural gas wellheads

    http://phys.org/news/2014-06-carbon-capture-breakthrough-porous-material-polymerizes.html

    Transforming hydrogen into liquid fuel using atmospheric CO2.

    http://phys.org/news/2014-06-hydrogen-liquid-fuel-atmospheric-co2.html
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    • CommentTimeSep 10th 2014
     
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    • CommentTimeOct 18th 2014
     
    MSN

    Cheaper versions should be built all over Britain and even some floating in the sea.

    The Urban Skyfarm that could transform our cities.

    http://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/design/the-urban-skyfarm-that-could-transform-our-cities/ss-BB5nPCi#image=9
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    This is one of the dumbest ideas I have ever seen. Inner city infrastructure costs, anyone?

    Didn't we deconstruct this about a month ago?
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeOct 18th 2014
     
    We did. The very same one. Ten demerits to Trim for bothering us with it again.
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    Give Trim a break. It is, after all, the very first impractical suggestion he has ever made.

    (and Angus muttered "You can bloody talk")
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeOct 18th 2014
     
    You can bloody talk.
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    • CommentTimeOct 19th 2014
     
    What wrong with a country wanting to grow all its own food.

    As time time goes by food and water will be more precious than oil.
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      CommentAuthoraber0der
    • CommentTimeOct 19th 2014
     
    With energy efficient LEDs and [insert a magic word here] we could grow foodstuffs inside the ashtrays of commuter trains.
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    hA!
    • CommentAuthorjoshs
    • CommentTimeOct 19th 2014
     
    Posted By: aber0derWith energy efficient LEDs and [insert a magic word here] we could grow foodstuffs inside the ashtrays of commuter trains.
    Don't forget the overhead bins on jet airplanes.
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    • CommentTimeOct 19th 2014
     
    If a supervolcano erupts all that may be vital.

    No sunlight for five years.
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    • CommentTimeOct 19th 2014
     
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    • CommentTimeOct 20th 2014
     
    BBC

    Cheap African solar energy could power UK homes in 2018.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-29551063
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    • CommentTimeOct 20th 2014
     
    BBC

    Italy pushes ahead with 'next generation' biofuels from waste.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-29618889
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    Posted By: TrimBBC

    Italy pushes ahead with 'next generation' biofuels from waste.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-29618889

    Didn't someone named 'Rossi' do this already?
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      CommentAuthorAngus
    • CommentTimeOct 20th 2014
     
    ENI used to be AGIP, the Italian national petrol company. ENI claims the logo

    is a six legged dog, but I never heard of a fire breathing dog before.

    Could it be that "Petroldragon" was a ripoff at one more level than we knew?