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Dutch Student Modifies his Motorcycle to Run on Swamp Gas

Dutch Student Modifies his Motorcycle to Run on Swamp Gas

A Dutch student, Gijs Schalkx skillfully modifies his motorcycle to run on swamp gas! An inventor and engineering student, Schalkx has named his vehicle Sloot Motor (sloot means ‘ditch’ in Dutch), which runs on methane procured from roadside bogs and ponds. This resourceful Sloot Motor

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GE Announces 12 MW Floating Wind Turbine Concept

The Floating Wind Turbine project is one of the most anticipated energy technologies, that GE research featured at the annual ARPA-E Innovation Summit – virtually held from Monday, May 24-27. GE researchers announced the details of their current two-year, $4 MM project through the ARPA-E’s

Remote Tasmanian Island to be Power-Driven by Wave Energy

Remote Tasmanian Island to be Power-Driven by Wave Energy

Renewable energy resources are being tested for quite some time now, to analyze the lengths to which these resources can help the planet reduce carbon emissions. In a new project, a remote Tasmanian island will be power-driven by wave energy. Depending on the project’s success,