Rossi Announces Livestream Will Not Resume

Today Andrea Rossi posted the following announcement on the Journal of Nuclear Physics Andrea Rossi March 29, 2024 at 4:12 AM Dear Readers: Important information: We decided not to resume the streaming that has been interrupted in October. The reasons are: 1- it is unavoidable and out of our control that now and again the […]

Japanese Team Reports Anomalous Heat Generation from Nano-Structured Metal Composites and Hydrogen Gas System

Thanks to a reader for letting me know about an article published this month (March 2024) in the Japanese Journal of Applied Physics in which a team at Tohoku University in Japan have reported anomolous excess heat production in a system using nano-structured multilayer metal composites and hydrogen gas. Article Title: “Anomalous heat generation that […]

Some Changes With the E-Cat NGU

From recent comments by Andrea Rossi on the Journal of Nuclear Physics it sounds like some changes have been made in the development of the newest version of the E-Cat, which is the E-Cat NGU. The main difference seems to be that the E-Cat NGU at the moment is being developed as a base 100 […]

Saudi Aramco CEO States Energy Transition is Failing, Unrealistic

A CNBC article published yesterday (March 19 2024) reports remarks made by CEO of Saudi Aramco (the world’s largest oil and gas company) at the CERAWeek energy conference in Houston, Texas which have made quite a stir. He stated that the energy transition (away from fossil fuels) is failing and that “We should abandon the […]

Next-Generation Geothermal Interest Growing

I have noticed a growing interest in geothermal as a possible breakthrough energy source. This week, at the large energy conference CERAWeek, held in Houston, Texas, there are going to be various presentations about the potential of geothermal energy, and the U.S. Department of Energy is expected to publish a new ‘Liftoff’ report about the […]

Data Centers for Crypto mining and AI Causing Electricity Demand to Soar

An article in the New Yorker by Elizabeth Kolbert titled “The Obscene Energy Demands of A.I.” discusses the impact that data centers that run both artificial intelligence and cryptocurrency server systems have on the demand for electricity. https://www.newyorker.com/news/daily-comment/the-obscene-energy-demands-of-ai The article quotes Open IA CEO Sam Altman on the topic who said recently at the World […]

“Compact Fusion” (Horace R. Drew)

Thanks to lifeiswhatyoumakeit for posting about this on the Always Open thread. He asks “Is anyone here aware of the work of Dr Horace Drew and what he terms “Compact Fusion” ?” I had not heard of him until now, and some searching on X and found a couple of recent tweets from Dr. Horace […]