Natural Gas Is Fighting For Survival

Natural gas has been hailed as the bridge fuel between the fossil fuel economy of the past and present, and the renewables economy of the future. With renewable energy costs falling steadily and considerably, some are beginning to worry that gas is facing increasingly fierce competition amid fast-growing supply. A recent couple of reports from…

3 Reasons Hydrogen Fuels Won’t Live Up to the Hype

Materials scientists must be busy. If you take a casual stroll down internet lane, you’ll find articles proclaiming the tremendous potential to use zero-carbon hydrogen fuel to displace gasoline-powered vehicles, replace natural gas for heating buildings, and store excess electricity produced by wind and solar farms. If only a low-cost and scalable process could be…

The Future of Hydrogen- Seizing Today’s Opportunities

This is a summary of the report prepared by the IEA for the G20 and Japan. The time is right to tap into hydrogen’s potential to play a key role in a clean, secure and affordable energy future. At the request of the government of Japan under its G20 presidency, the International Energy Agency (IEA)…