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Texas Wins Big: NEED State Program of the Year
July 10, 2009 · 3 Comments

NEED – the National Energy Education Development Project – is an organization that teaches people how to teach about energy. Even though the concept of energy education might sound simple at first – too many people think that if they teach about one energy source, they’re teaching about energy in general. In the NEED Primary Science of Energy […]

Blowing away the alternative: a case for wind power
July 7, 2008 · 2 Comments

Following up on his previous post, Wiess Energy Hall Master Docent Julian Lamborn shares his case for the further development of wind power in the US:  photo credit: s2art If coal-fired power stations were to be forced to sequester their greenhouse gases then production of electricity from wind generators would be cheaper than from coal.  There are […]

The world’s oldest alternative energy source
June 27, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

As oil reaches a new record of $143 per barrel today, I think it’s safe to say that energy – and possible alternatives to fossil fuels – are topics on everyone’s mind. Before the development of fossil-fuel based energy technology, wind-power wasn’t an alternate form of energy – it was just the way things were […]



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