February 10, 2007

Energy Research

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has released its analysis of President Bush's 2008 budget. (report online)
Technology Review notes that funding for Energy R&D programs is up for biomass, nuclear fusion and hydrogen. Experts say that these long-term R&D projects are not likely to have a significant impact on the consumption of oil or greenhouse-gas emissions for decades.