TITLE

ECO-WARRIORS: THE NEXT WAVE

AUTHOR(S)
Reardon, Sara
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/3/2012, Vol. 216 Issue 2889, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses renewable energy research investment by the U.S. military, noting the goal of reaching 25 percent green energy by 2025. Topics include political opposition to biofuels spending in the U.S. Congress, the construction of solar, wave and ocean thermal energy conversion power plants at military bases, and the testing of biofuels manufactured by algae and yeast. It is suggested that these renewable energy initiatives could propel the use of clean energy in the domestic sector. INSET: CARBON LOCK-DOWN.
ACCESSION #
83051154

 

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