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  • A team of researchers at Stanford University have found a way we might be ... out of one of the planet's most abundant substances. ReWire is dedicated to covering renewable energy in California. Keep in ...
  • ReWire takes a look at the stories you thought were the most important, ... impacts, fracking, sea level rise, or nifty promising technology : what moved you most in 2013? ReWire covered a wide range of ... friends have our continuing sympathy. 1) More Good News About The 'Scientific Accident That May Change The World' : An ...
  • ... are what are, in our view, the five most important stories ReWire worked on in 2013. Each of them will likely continue to be important ... and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently made news by offering wind developers 30-year permits to kill bald and golden ...
  • Palo Alto, home to Stanford University and a frillion startups, says it will be run on entirely carbon -neutral electrical power by 2017. ... for 30 years each. The PPAs will provide Palo Alto with 182,500 megawatt-hours of electrical power each year, about 18 percent ...
  • ... Add another item to the growing buzz about graphene, which ReWire has covered quite recently : in addition to being a promising ... Current photovoltaic technology relies on semiconductors that convert individual photons -- light ... down the road. Still, it's another fascinating piece of news about an increasingly fascinating substance. ...
  • Imagine taking sunlight , water, and carbon dioxide and turning them directly into fuel ... Hu, in foreground, measures the efficiency of one of his team's solar fuel cells. | Photo: Robert Paz, Caltech Every time we ... the theory. The practice is more complex and fraught with obstacles. But a group of researchers at Caltech might just have found a ...
  • ... has taken a serious beating in the last few years. The technology , in which mirrors or lenses concentrate the sun's rays to generate ... for the grant have not yet been signed, but confirmed to ReWire that the person heading up the project is a researcher in UCLA's ...
  • ... TV show "SoCal Connected" has been produced in tandem with this story. Watch it here now. Protesters clogged the streets ... the means by which plants create food out of sunlight , air and water. Without green plants and their forerunners, the ...
  • KCET.ORG LAUNCHES 'REWIRE' TRACKING  RENEWABLE ENERGY IN CALIFORNIA Burbank, ... a veteran environmental journalist and nature writer with decades of experience covering the California environment, shares the latest news concerning all aspects of renewable energy. From the effects of ...
  • ... power projects that would use so-called "power-tower" technology to turn sunlight into electric power are still on hold in the California desert, ...

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