Nuclear Energy is a Important Component

Errata for "Powering Your Electric Vehicle: Affordability Starts with Properly Engineered Geomembrane Liner Systems"

Hydropower, Environmental Groups to Collaborate on Climate Change, River Issues

Spin, Spin, Spin
A scalable, vertical axis windmill tower with dynamic shutters that decrease wind loading on the structure has won an energy efficiency design contest....

Pro Bono Solar Project Restores Power to Puerto Rican Shelters

Hydrocarbon Nation: How Energy Security Made Our Nation Great and Climate Security Will Save Us, By Thor Hogan. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018

Power and Speed
A new venture aims to build an underground cargo distribution system that operates at airline speeds using an electromagnetic levitation and propulsion system....

Unique Renewable Energy Project in Germany Combines Wind Turbines with Hydropower

House Passes Bill Aimed at Streamlining Hydropower Licensing Process
Legislation recently passed by the House would modify the licensing process for hydropower facilities in a bid to promote development of this renewable energy source....

Towering Views
A proposed observation tower for New York City�s Central Park would comprise the world�s tallest temporary wooden structure and include a wind-powered system to filter water from the reservoir it would...

National Grid, an international electricity and natural gas utility that operates in the United Kingdom and owns the high-voltage transmission network in England and Wales, is experimenting with a new style of pylon to carry transmission lines�

Ohio River Project Adds Hydropower to Army Corps Dam

Proponents of solar energy often argue that energy from the sun is abundantly available and relatively easily captured, but opponents point to the fact that not every day is a sunny one, rendering such systems useless at times�

U.S. Water Agencies Could Learn Financial Lessons from Electricity Sector, Report Says

U.S Hydropower Capacity Could Grow Substantially Under Certain Conditions, Report Says

Applying Scanning Technology to Tunnel Inspections: Leveraging Technology to Reduce the Public Agita
A large number of transit and vehicular tunnels in the New York Metropolitan area were inundated by the tidal surge caused by Super Storm Sandy on October 29, 2012. The storm created major...

New Home for the Maid: Rockfalls, Talus, and the Race for a Dry Dock
The Maid of the Mist Corporation (MOTMC) has operated the iconic Maid of the Mist boats beneath Niagara Falls since the early 1900s. Traditionally, the company has provided trips from...

The Leaning Towers of Wilmington, Delaware: Emergency Response and Retrofit of the I-495 Viaduct to Address Lateral Squeeze
On a sunny, summer afternoon last June, the project manager for AECOM's open-end bridge design contract with the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) received an...

Hawai'ian Plant Produces Power From Ocean Heat

The Power Brokers: The Struggle to Shape and Control the Electric Power Industry, By Jeremiah D. Lambert. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2015

 

 

 

 

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