Monthly Archives: September 2012

Energy Independence – Can Exploitation Bring Success?

Harold Hamm proclaims energy independence  by 2020 – No not unless we stop driving. On 2012 Sep 13, Romney’s Harold Hamm  proclaimed to the House Energy & Commerce Committee the the U.S. could have total energy independence by 2020. Mr. Hamm … Continue reading

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Biggest laser fails at fusion

NIF failed in its promise for ignition when driven by fully operational laser.  Should this be a surprise? The National Ignition Facility (NIF) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory delivered its entire laser beam energy to its target and the fuel … Continue reading

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