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World Economic Forum: Davos 2016 – The New Energy Equation

In a world characterized by increasing uncertainty about the future demand and supply of energy, how are economies navigating new barriers and opportunities? On the agenda: – Future oil prices and demand – Changing energy and climate policies – Digital and renewable energy innovation Speakers: ·Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan. ·Kirill Dmitriev, …

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Pete Ceglinski: Seabin Prototype

Seabin project is an “in water” automated rubbish collection device that is located in marinas and collects all floating rubbish, oil , fuel and detergents. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year  

Trevor Houser: The Economic Implications of America’s Oil and Gas Boom

Published on Feb 27, 2014 Fueling Up: The Economic Implications of America’s Oil and Gas Boom Trevor Houser, Partner, Rhodium Group; Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; and co-author, Fueling Up The Center on Global Energy Policy hosted a presentation and discussion with Trevor Houser, Partner, Rhodium Group; Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International …

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University of California: Science at the Theater | Seven Big Ideas

Seven Berkeley Lab scientists present BIG ideas. Learn about the game-changing concepts scientists work on every day. Hosted by the University of California and part of their ongoing series:”Science at the Theater”. Replacing a Barrel of Oil with Plants and Microbes – Blake Simmons Accelerating Science with (Very, Very) Big Data – Greg Bell Early …

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Lisa Margonelli: The political chemistry of oil

TED presents Lisa Margonelli who talks about the political chemistry of oil. In the Gulf oil spill’s aftermath of 2010, Lisa Margonelli says drilling moratoriums and executive ousters make for good theater, but distract from the issue at its heart: our unrestrained oil consumption. She shares her bold plan to wean America off of oil — by confronting …

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Amory Lovins: A 40-year plan for energy

Energy innovator Amory Lovins shows how to get the US off oil and coal by 2050, $5 trillion cheaper, with no Act of Congress, led by business for profit. The key is integrating all four energy-using sectors—and four kinds of innovation.”