05 Oct '11, 4am

#energietransitie #pv #bigoil Oliemaatschappij zet zonneenergietechniek in om ... meer olie op te kunnen pompen!

#energietransitie #pv #bigoil Oliemaatschappij zet zonneenergietechniek in om ... meer olie op te kunnen pompen!

Let's say you're hooked on donuts, and your health and waistline are suffering as a result of that tasty vice. Your friends and family are concerned; your doctor is too -- they all tell you to shape up, start exercising. You hum and haw, but know they're right; this donut addiction can't last. So, you break out the running shorts, lace up some sneakers and head out for a run. That's great, right? Well, then you decide to use your newfound energy to jog back to the bakery for an assorted dozen donuts. That doesn't make much sense, does it? Now, on a completely unrelated note, let's talk about Chevron's new method of extracting crude oil by tapping into solar energy. Today, the oil giant's subsidiary, Chevron Technology Ventures, unveiled an impressive 29-megawatt solar-thermal power plant they plan on using to -- wait for it -- increase oil production at their extraction fi...

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triplepundit.com 07 Oct '11, 1pm

Whatever you think about the sensibilities of using solar energy to get at fossil fuels, it’s worth putting this developme...

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triplepundit.com 08 Oct '11, 2pm

Whatever you think about the sensibilities of using solar energy to get at fossil fuels, it’s worth putting this developme...

BrightSource Goes Live With Solar Enhanced Oil ...

greentechmedia.com 03 Oct '11, 9pm

BrightSource Energy , a VC-funded concentrated solar power (CSP) developer, is in the midst of building the massive Ivanpa...

Ahem. May we toot our own horn for just one more moment....

Ahem. May we toot our own horn for just one mor...

figandsage.blogspot.com 05 Oct '11, 4pm

Have you heard?! It's all about the oil, people. I really think everyone needs to use a facial oil or as some call it - se...

Hooray! A Solar PV Brand Is Finally A Household Name! ...Except the Brand is

Hooray! A Solar PV Brand Is Finally A Household...

renewableenergyworld.com 04 Oct '11, 11am

On the one hand, it’s a dream come true for a solar marketing geek like myself: Finally, average Americans can name a sola...

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renewableenergyfocus.com 04 Oct '11, 8am

Paolo Rocco Viscontini, President and CEO of Enerpoint Spa , says: "Today we are facing a paradigm shift, itself a confirm...