Tag Archives: Fossil Fuels

New Research Project: Seismic Hazards

The next addition to Research Now’s expanding portfolio of research projects is an evaluation of the faults and character of the seafloor in the vicinity of the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal. Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Research Now Concept Paper

Current knowledge and need for further research regarding environmental impact of the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal. Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Deepwater Horizon, Three Years Later

BP-funded research aims to understand and mitigate impacts of hydrocarbon pollution in the Gulf of Mexico and elsewhere. Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Exporting Coal: Questions and Uncertainty

Proposed coal export terminal in Washington State fuels debate regarding economic growth and environmental health.
Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Flying High on Biomass

Jet fuel must be free of oxygen and remain liquid at 45°C. Making it from plant matter is difficult. Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment