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NZ Herald: Anthony Doesburg – Green energy in the doldrums

Peter Griffin posted in on November 9th, 2009.

Anthony Doesburg of the NZ Herald writes in an opinion piece about New Zealand’s faltering efforts to develop green alternative energy technologies. Technologies under development include one that will use algae, grown on sewage ponds, to produce oil – while the technology shows promise, it will not be commercially viable for some time. Other alternatives, […]

The week ahead in science (to February 20)

Peter Griffin posted in on February 15th, 2009.

Australia’s week of horror The bush fires that have ravaged part of southern Victoria have been in the headlines all week, but the societal and ecological impacts of the fires will linger long after the last headlines about this disaster have been written.The Australian SMC had rolling coverage of the bush fires all week thinking […]

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