New geothermal energy plant could come to the Salton Sea

Hopes could be raised for Salton Sea green energy advocates and those who support the lake’s restoration. Controlled Thermal Resources (CTR), a multi-faceted Electricity Generation and Mineral Extraction Corporation, is interested in developing a huge geothermal energy plant by the Salton Sea; the shallow, saline, endorheic rift lake that sits on the San Andreas Fault and is mostly located in California’s Coachella and Imperial Valleys. The lake is home to one of world’s strongest geothermal reservoirs and the development of more renewable resources in the area is welcome by many…

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EADS reveals their new hyper sonic aircraft powered by hydrogen fuel at Paris Air Show

Paris Airshow

The European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company (EADS) unveiled plans for a new transport aircraft at this week’s Paris Air Show in France. The craft is tentatively called the Zero Emission Hyper Sonic Transport and seeks to follow in the footsteps of the supersonic airliner Concorde. EADS’ aircraft will be designed as a passenger vehicle and will derive almost all of its energy from liquid hydrogen fuel cells. Initial estimates state the craft, when completed, will be able to travel from Tokyo, Japan, to Los Angeles, California, in just over…

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