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On the technology front How utilities can save America from its oil addiction Utility companies which have traditionally viewed themselves as providers of "power" for lighting homes or powering computers, can now break the dominance of Big Oil in the transportation energy sector and introduce much needed competition in the transportation fuel market.
Gal Luft explains how. Coal based methanol is cheapest fuel for fuel cells A recently completed study by University of Florida researchers for the Georgetown University fuel cell program assessed the the future overall costs of various fuel options for fuel cell vehicles.
The primary fuel options analyzed by the study were hydrogen from natural gas, hydrogen from coal, and methanol from coal. Major improvement in fuel economy and range of Honda's fuel cell vehicles The model Honda fuel cell vehicle achieves a nearly 20 percent improvement in its EPA fuel economy rating and a 33 percent gain in peak power hp vs.
Biodiesel fueled ships to cruise in Canada A Canadian project will test the use of pure biodiesel B as a fuel supply on a fleet of 12 boats of various types and sizes, 11 boats on pure biodiesel B and one on a 5-percent blend B5.
IAGS is not beholden to any industry or political group. We depend on you for support. All contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. This has changed since September With the threat of terrorism looming, pipeline operators in the industrialized world have taken action to prevent terrorism from harming energy infrastructure with steps that include: Increasing system redundancy, Deploying aerial and ground patrols, and Fortifying pipeline systems against cyber-security breaches.
All these have made the pipeline system in places like North America and Europe relatively secure. But since most U. Unfortunately, the security situation in those parts of the world where terrorists are known to operate leaves much to be desired.
In fact, terrorists no longer need to come to the U. They can achieve the same degree of damage by going after energy targets in their home base where they enjoy support on the ground. In mid-DecemberArab satellite channels aired an audiotape message by Osama bin Laden in which he called on his cohorts to take their holy war to the oil industry and to disrupt supplies to the U.
S from the Persian Gulf. Throughout the world the jihadist message is gradually being heeded and it is becoming increasingly apparent that a new chapter in the war on terror is looming on the horizon and that its primary targets are oil and gas pipelines.
Weapon Of Choice Pipelines are very easily sabotaged. A simple explosive device can put a critical section of pipeline out of operation for weeks. This is why pipeline sabotage has become the weapon of choice of the insurgents in Iraq.Essay No.
Pollution. The word pollution has been derived from the Latin word pollution, which means to make dirty. Pollution is the process of making the environment land water and air dirty by adding harmful substances to it. Power sharing is a vital step for the very foundation of a democracy.
Emphasizing on sharing the power is a good way to avoid social conflicts. India mainly has two types of power sharing.
Dr. Sheelan Misra, Professor & Head, Department of Management Studies (MBA) The Master of Business Administration program at New Horizon College of Engineering is a two year full time autonomous program affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University. Aristotle: Politics. In his Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle ( B.C.E.) describes the happy life intended for man by nature as one lived in accordance with virtue, and, in his Politics, he describes the role that politics and the political community must play in bringing about the virtuous life in the citizenry.
The Politics also provides analysis of the kinds of political community that. The Byzantine Empire, also referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire and Byzantium, was the continuation of the Roman Empire in its eastern provinces during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages, when its capital city was Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul, which had been founded as Byzantium).It survived the fragmentation and fall of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD and continued .
My Open Wireless Network. Whenever I talk or write about my own security setup, the one thing that surprises people -- and attracts the most criticism -- is the fact that I run an open wireless network .