The Drawbacks of Green Energy

By: Erik Kane | On: March 13, 2019

Power generation is one of, if not the top concern when it comes to emissions and climate change.  We need energy, and lots of it.  Our demands for it

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Don’t Take Away My Straw!

By: Frank Caprio | On: January 15, 2019

Bio-based polymers to the rescue… Bio-based polymers – polymers made from biological sources – have been around for ages. Starch and cellulose are two common examples. However, the recent

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Fuel Cells at Data Centers

By: Frank Caprio | On: November 26, 2018

Big Data Needs Big Energy In our increasingly digitized world, the need to process large amounts of data will only become more urgent as technology continues to affect our

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Flaring – Why do we still do it?

By: Erik Kane | On: August 28, 2018

Bright, flickering plumes of flame are iconic to the oil and gas industry… Long before any of us ever set foot in a real refinery, we were familiarized with the

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The Shadow of the Chemical Emperor

By: Erik Kane | On: June 6, 2018

  Okay so maybe “Chemical Emperor” is a bit of a dramatic title… but it’s hard to downplay the fact that China has taken the entire chemical world by

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Fracking: Rescuer or Ravager?

By: Erik Kane | On: April 24, 2018

Hailed by some as the savior of the American energy market and the catalyst for an economic revolution, and detested by others as the harbinger of ill health and

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