November 6, 2010
Energy Minister MD.
October 26, 2010 Ministry of Energy
Dr. Wannarat Charnnukul, MD., Energy Minister, chaired the ceremony of the giving of 100,000 liters of fuel to the First Army Area for the use in assisting flood victims. The fuel was contributed, through the flood victim help center of Ministry of Energy, by the oil companies under the supervision of Ministry of Energy, including the Petroleum Authority of Thailand Company Limited (PPT) and the Bangchak Petroleum Public Company Limited.
October 27th, 2010, Intercontinental Hotel, Bangkok Ministry of Energy and Asia-Pacific Energy Research Center (APERC) jointly organized an international seminar on “Energy and Climate Change in APEC 2010”. About 200 representatives from government agencies, embassies, business and academic sectors participated in the event.
The Deputy Permanent Secretary of Energy, Mr.Norkhun Sitthipong, received 2,000,000 Baht- flood donation from Mrs.Pornthipa Chinvetkitvanit , Executive Vice President and Ms. Yupapin Wangviwat , Chief Financial Officer of the Gulf JP Company Limited for helping the flood victims through the flood victims help center of Ministry of Energy.
by Staff WritersCollege Park MD (SPX) Mar 04, 2010
Gas money for your tank doesn't grow on trees, but one day you might be filling up with fuel that does. A team of researchers at the University of Maryland, College Park, and Bowie State University is working on ways to turn poplar trees into high-yield crops for biofuels including ethanol, the renewable biofuel used in gasoline blends and flex-fuel vehicles.
ScienceDaily (Mar. 4, 2010) — Yields of biodiesel from oilseed crops such as safflower could be increased by up to 24 percent using a new process developed by chemists at UC Davis.
February 22, 2010 – Vol.14 No.49by Bruce Mulliken, Green Energy News
On a clear, hot summer’s day a barefoot walk on an asphalt road is a foot-burner: The black surface is absorbing sunlight and heat is radiating into the soles ones’s feet and everything else nearby.