Converting Carbon dioxide (CO2) into Formic acid using solar power.

Converting Carbon dioxide (CO2) into Formic acid using solar power.

Global warming is being caused by rising levels of atmospheric greenhouse gases, such as carbon dioxide (Co2). Research to reduce this Global warming, usually involves three areas: First, Developing alternative energy sources, Second, capturing and storing greenhouse gases, and Third one, repurposing excess greenhouse gases. By addressing two of these 3 things, researchers at Princeton…

Ammonia—a renewable fuel made from sun, air, and water—could power the globe without carbon

Ammonia—a renewable fuel made from sun, air, and water—could power the globe without carbon

Could the future of renewable energy lie with a common household chemical? Ammonia might power your cleaning products and fertilize your plants, but it could soon be the carrier for moving energy around the world. Oil and gas, which make up most of our energy supply, can easily be shipped and stored. But renewable energy,…

ENERGY QUEST USA (full program)

ENERGY QUEST USA (full program)

Male Narrator: Americans used to rely on animal power for transportation and to carry goods from place to place. And oil from whales to light our evenings. Today it’s gasoline and motor vehicles, and vast amounts of electricity to light our cities and power our economy. But one study claims that Americans spend just six…

The Truth about CO2

The Truth about CO2

What are two of the dirtiest words in the English language? Well, if you’re concerned with Global Warming as so many people are these days, the answer is obvious. The two words are “Carbon Dioxide.” Or as it is known by its chemical symbol — CO2. One atom of carbon and two atoms of oxygen.…