Imagine making fuel, plastics, and concrete out of “thin air." That’s the promise of Direct Air Capture (DAC), a technology that fundamentally disrupts our contemporary oil economy.
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Topics: Energy Abundance Exponentials XPRIZE solar energy solar power energy storage fossil fuels energy abundance future of energy direct air capture carbon carbon dioxide fuel future of fuel carbon capture carbon capture and sequestration Global Thermostat Climeworks Carbon Engineering CO2 fuels NRG Cosia Carbon XPRIZE
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Yes, I want nuclear energy *in my backyard*!
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By 2030, more than 50 percent of the U.S. economy will run on electricity derived from renewables. What are the implications as we shift the U.S. and global energy economies away from fossil fuels?
Topics: Energy Abundance Transportation Exponentials environment Tesla Batteries driverless autonomous vehicles self-driving cars exponential technology electric vehicles internal combustion engine cars ridesharing electric fleets GM Cruise future of transportation personal vehicles oil consumption EVs EV footprint electric vehicle technology energy storage oil ecological transit end of ICE future of driving Nissan toyota Waymo Elon Musk UPS fossil fuels
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The era of the internal combustion engine (ICE) car is ending. We may have reached “peak ICE” production this past year.