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German court orders $3B reimbursement to energy companies


  • Oman Daily Observer

A German court has ordered that utilities be reimbursed for a nuclear fuel rod tax. The court ruled that a total of $3 billion must be returned to the country's five biggest energy companies until the… Read More

U.S. Navy makes a splash with seawater-to-fuel technology


  • Huffington Post, The

The U.S. Navy is working on a new technology that can turn seawater into fuel capable of powering its fighter jets. The system involves extracting hydrogen from water, then processing it into hydrocar… Read More