Motherboard TV: The Thorium Dream (Documentary)

let’s travel into the future what will we see I could sit there all day you could sit there for a month and postulate it at what the effects of the world switching over to thorium energy would have been its almost unfathomable I think it’s always been the right time for thorium I think […]

Open Access: Major FERC Orders: Part I, Order No. 636

Welcome to Open Access, the podcast series of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC. I’m Craig Cano, your host. Our goal here is to have a conversation about FERC, what it does and how that can affect you. FERC can get very legal and very technical, so we will strive to keep it simple. […]

Episode 7 – Gaseous gold

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to this episode which would not have been possible without the support of the Adam Smith Foundation. Today we will talk about a major candidate in the race for the Save Europe Award. And it is shale gas. You may never have heard of it but it is an ideal solution. […]

Zhirinovsky: No gas, Russian tourists and nuclear power plant for Turkey anymore!

-The incident with destruction of the Russian military plane should be qualified as a military attack on Russia. -Because this plane belongs to Russia, and this is our pilot. -Of course there will be the most severe consequences. -We must interrupt all economic connections! So Turkey will be left without energy! -Without gas! Without nuclear […]

Geoscience Australia Overview

Australia is a nation richly endowed with abundant natural resources, vast territories, and an innovative entrepreneurial spirit. It also faces complex challenges from energy and water security to managing the natural environment and improving the resilience of communities to natural disasters. Geoscience Australia is the custodian of Australia’s geological and geospatial knowledge, and it plays […]

Humans and Energy: Crash Course World History 207

Hi! I’m Stan Muller, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about energy.. I don’t mean crystal energy or pyramid power or even Red Bull. I mean the energy that humans use to build pyramids or synthesize crystals or to manufacture energy drinks. Hey, hey! Where’s Mr. Green? Mr. Green […]

Power to the Planet – Solar

Every hour of every day, the sun beams more than enough energy onto our planet to satisfy global electricity demands for an entire year. Solar is also a fuel source that the electricity industry is really expanding into- in terms of large commercial solar installations. Thirty years ago, solar cells could only convert a few […]

Where does gold come from? – David Lunney

In medieval times, alchemists tried to achieve the seemingly impossible. They wanted to transform lowly lead into gleaming gold. History portrays these people as aged eccentrics, but if only they’d known that their dreams were actually achievable. Indeed, today we can manufacture gold on Earth thanks to modern inventions that those medieval alchemists missed by […]

Could This New Method Store Summer Heat For Winter?

If you could steal the heat from the sun-rich summer and give it to the sun-poor winter, you could be the Robinhood of the world’s energy needs. Hey sunbeams, Trace here for DNews. Solar recently grabbed headlines when the Department of Energy found solar power generation employs more people than generating electricity from oil, coal, […]

Fossil Fuels: The Greenest Energy

What if I told you that someone had developed an energy source that could help us solve our biggest environmental challenges, purify our water and air, make our cities and homes more sanitary, and keep us safe from potential catastrophic climate change? What if I also told you that this energy source was cheap, plentiful, […]