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Why Don’t We Have Functional Biofuel Yet?

Why Don’t We Have Functional Biofuel Yet?

Over the last several decades, we’ve poured billions of dollars into biofuel research…so why can’t you fill up with it at the gas station yet? Where are the biofuels?! After all, the gas you put in your car is essentially an ancient biofuel: it used to be organic matter—mostly algae, actually—that over millions of years …

Why I Don’t Care About The Environment

Why I Don’t Care About The Environment

If you’ve been following this channel you may have noticed that over the past 73 videos the environment hasn’t gotten a single mention. This may seem surprising. A lot of people care deeply about environmental issues. I dont. And it’s not just because I’ve never made it past page 1 of an IPCC climate change …

Kenyon In Focus: Green Initiatives Interns

Kenyon In Focus: Green Initiatives Interns

– My decision to come to Kenyon was really based on the place itself and the feeling I got here. (gentle upbeat music) – The environmental issue transcends all of what we experience as human beings. – The carbon emissions inventory basically started when students got the college to design a climate commitment, which basically …

The Global Warming Facts You Need to Know

The Global Warming Facts You Need to Know

We know from the California experience what does climate change means maker drugs for us exactly 40 years ago, I discovered the greenhouse effect chlorofluorocarbons or CFCs. These pollutants were used those days as refrigerants and as propellants in spray cans. Until then, scientists thought carbon dioxide from fossil fuel was the one man-made greenhouse …

Study English – Series 1, Episode 5: Global Warming

Study English – Series 1, Episode 5: Global Warming

Hello. I’m Margot Politis. Welcome to Study English, IELTS preparation. Today we’re going to look at a topic you’ve probably heard a lot about – global warming and the environment. First we’re going to look at ways of brainstorming, taking notes and developing ideas. Watch while we play some vision that contains ideas about the …

California Global Warming Solutions Act – AB32

California Global Warming Solutions Act – AB32

[Music]>>Narrator: In September 2006, Governor Schwarzenegger signed AB32 – the California Global Warming Solutions Act and California because the first state in the nation to implement a regulatory program to combat climate change. The goal? To reduce California greenhouse gas emissions back to 1990 levels by the year 2020. A roughly twenty-five percent reduction from …