Author: Dr. Jim

Sun Shines on Old Idea to Make Hydrogen

Back in 1998, when gasoline prices were $1.03 per gallon, John Turner of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) dropped jaws all over the energy world by demonstrating that he could use sunlight to extract hyd…

Mexico Aims for 12 GW of Wind Power by 2020

Developers familiar with Mexico’s rapid installation of wind power projects are predicting that the country can ramp up from 1,000 MW of current capacity to as much as 12 GW by 2020. The prediction was made at 19th Annual Border Energy Forum, organized…