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The Future of Transportation Fuels
2012-03-27 07:17:55

The need to find alternatives to fossil fuels is paramount, if only because the supply of fossil fuels is finite and being consumed at an ever increasing rate.

The Future of Baseload Power Generation
2012-03-26 11:40:54

The annual MIT Energy Conference has grown to be the premier energy conference of its kind, drawing participants from around the world to discuss the current and future state of energy production, use, and technology.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.