Category Archive for: «Environment»

Want to live and use energy on Mars? Why not?

The problem of energy accessibility and production on Mars is one of the three main challenges for the upcoming colonisation of the red planet. The energetic potential on its turn is mainly… Read more

Sep 17, 2011 | Environment

Red Planet - Mars

Fire Protection Measures

The measures to mitigate or lessen fire hazards are normally called “fire protection measures”. The National Fire Protection Association NFPA (U.S. organization charged with creating and maintaining minimum standards and requirements for… Read more

Jul 13, 2011 | Energy and Power

Fire Protection Measures

Thumbs down to the nuclear energy

Although for decades the arguments against nuclear power have been –and still are- strong and valid, there is an increasing group of nuclear companies supported by scientists and politicians, who say we… Read more

Jun 15, 2011 | Energy and Power

Thumbs down to the nuclear energy

Technology future – The cost of inaction

Without new thinking on technology intervention, the future looks bleak. Unless the role of technology in the global economy is reconsidered, we risk becoming powerless to feed a growing population, combat climate… Read more

May 25, 2011 | Energy and Power

Technology future - The cost of inaction

Please, help brave Japan people!

As you already know, Japan is suffering from the greatest disaster since world war 2. A tremendous earthquake, a huge tsunami and now radiation leaks have caused untold damage in this marvelous… Read more

Mar 18, 2011 | Environment

Please help Japan people

Renewables And The Impact On Environment

Alternative energy sources, especially with regard to air emissions. The likely life-cycle emissions (taking into account fuel cultivation, harvesting, collection, transportation and processing, as well as power plant construction, operation and decommissioning)… Read more

Jan 08, 2011 | Environment