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  • Published: Mar 9th, 2011
  • Category: USA
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Supercritical carbon dioxide Brayton Cycle turbines promise giant leap

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Sandia National Laboratories researchers are moving into the demonstration phase of a novel gas turbine system for power generation, with the promise that thermal-to-electric conversion efficiency will be increased to as much as 50 percent an improvement of 50 percent for nuclear power stations equipped with steam turbines, or a 40 percent improvement for simple gas turbines. The system is also very compact, meaning that capital costs would be relatively low.

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  • Published: Sep 11th, 2010
  • Category: Global
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Opinion: Reducing the carbon footprint!

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Solar versus Heat Pumps for Hot water?

I am no plumber and neither are many of us.

Please dont be misled! Both of these will give you savings but research carefully your options versus your investment cost.

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CO2: Parliament launches action plan to reduce its carbon footprint

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Practical steps to help Parliament meet its goal of reducing its CO2 emissions by 30 per cent by 2020 were adopted in an action plan by the Bureau this week.

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