Fast Fission

wikipedia Fast fission is fission that occurs when a heavy atom absorbs a high-energy neutron, called a fast neutron, and splits. Most fissionable materials need thermal neutrons, which move slower. Fast reactors vs. thermal reactors Fast neutron reactors use fast fission to produce energy, unlike most nuclear reactors. In a conventional reactor, a moderator is … Read moreFast Fission

On the Feasibility of Coal-Driven Power Stations

Adapted from Electropaedia by Otto Robert Frisch (1904-1979) Jacksonian Professor of Natural Philosophy – Cambridge University (In Commemoration of the 70th birthday of Niels Bohr, October 7th 1955) The following article is reprinted from the Yearbook of the Royal Institute for the Utilisation of Energy Resources for the Year MMMMCMLV, p1001 In view of the … Read moreOn the Feasibility of Coal-Driven Power Stations

Conventional and Sustainable Electrical Energy Supply Overview Characteristics and Comparisons

By Barrie Lawson, UK Primary Electrical Energy Sources Energy is available from many sources however most of the energy used to satisfy the world’s ever increasing demand for electricity is still derived from fossil fuels. The dependency on fossil fuels brings with it two problems. Finite supplies of fossil fuels will eventually run out. Burning … Read moreConventional and Sustainable Electrical Energy Supply Overview Characteristics and Comparisons

Energy Basics

By: Tom Tamarkin Founder Fusion4Freedom & President USCL Corp Where does energy on our planet come from? There are three primary sources of material amounts of energy on Earth. The word material means an amount of energy greater than 2 % of total worldwide energy demand combining all sectors of transportation, industrial, commercial residential, agricultural, … Read moreEnergy Basics

Prime Minister Netanyahu’s speech to Congress 3-3-15

Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu of Israel used one of the most prominent platforms in the world on Tuesday to warn against what he called a “bad deal” being negotiated with Iran to freeze its nuclear program, culminating a drama that has roiled Israeli-American relations for weeks. In an implicit challenge to President Obama, Mr. Netanyahu … Read morePrime Minister Netanyahu’s speech to Congress 3-3-15