Government Shutdown Affecting Energy and Environment Programs

With how polarized congress is, nobody knows how long the government shutdown will last. Even if it’s resolved soon, we can expect more government shutdowns in the future as the country continues to divide more strongly along party lines. Among the sufferers of these shutdowns will be the many energy and environmental regulatory agencies and […]

Volcano Powered Geothermal Energy

We’ve all heard of solar powered and hydro powered but how about volcano powered? MIT scientists claim that 2 percent of the heat found roughly 6 miles under the ground can provide over 2500 times the current energy consumption on earth. Using Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) scientists believe that they can harness the heat generated […]