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View Resource The Dirt on Tar Sands

Also known as oil sands, tar sands are grains of sand intermixed with bitumen (heavy, black, asphalt-like oil). The oil locked up in tar sands requires drastic efforts to extract, and the result is a...

http://www.nodirtyenergy.org/index.php?option=com_content&ta...
View Resource The Oil Sands Of Alberta: Where Black Gold And Riches Can Be Found In The Sand

There’s an oil boom going on right now. Not in Saudi Arabia or Kuwait or any of those places, but 600 miles north of Montana.

http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2006/01/20/60minutes/main1225...
View Resource Physicochemical Characterization of Rice Straw Pretreated with Sodium Hydroxide in the Solid State for Enhancing Biogas Production

An academic paper on the biogas yield of rice straw during anaerobic digestion can be substantially increased through solid-state sodium hydroxide (NaOH) pretreatment. This study was conducted to...

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/ef8000967
View Resource Feed-In Tariffs - Boosting Energy for our Future: A Guide to One of the World's Best Environmental Policies

This brochure explains Feed-In Tariff (FIT) laws. The big challenge for the renewable energy industry has been to make the cost of clean energy competitive with heavily-subsidized conventional...

http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc13702/
View Resource Louisiana Oil Spill 2010 PHOTOS: Gulf Of Mexico Disaster Unfolds

The catastrophic explosion that caused an oil spill from a BP offshore drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico has reached the shoreline. Efforts to manage the spill with controlled burning, dispersal and...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/04/30/louisiana-oil-spill...
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