Summary on fuel oils

The Pure vegetable oil sector, a clean fuel for the 21th Century! by Yvesbraniecki

Introduction

Humanity faces, among other things, three perils: the greenhouse effect, the extreme poverty of some countries and the end of oil.

It is already late to react. Yet today, the only energy sector likely to provide a common response to these three [...]

The fuel cell is not for tomorrow

According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), the production of the fuel cell is not for tomorrow. There are still two major problems. The first being its cost. At close to 20 000 $ per kilowatt of energy produced, 20 would have to divide this price to produce this type of energy on a regular basis. The second […]

Floods paralyze Western Sahara

EL AYOUN (AFP, 24 / 12 / 05) - The region of El Ayoun, capital of Western Sahara, is practically paralyzed and isolated from southern Morocco because of torrential rains that hit it at the beginning of the week, We learned Saturday of consistent sources. Many roads are cut in particular, we learn from the same sources. Residents of El Ayoun [...]

2005: a dark year for insurers!

According to still preliminary estimates provided by Swiss Re, natural and technical disasters resulted in total damages of some 225 billion USD, including insured losses estimated at 80 billion USD. More seriously, more than 112 000 people have lost their lives so far including 90% in Asia. Recall, that in [...]

Happy Holidays

Christophe and the econology team wish you a happy new year and a very happy new year 2006. Review of the year 2005: a) Concerning this site, it is more than positive since the visits were multiplied by 4 between January 2005 and December 2005 and this is thanks to each one of you! [...]