Electricity from Nuclear & Fire from Biofuels

Climate Change is a chemistry problem.              Advanced Energy Systems in the face of Climate Change, Rising Energy Demand, and Legacy Infrastructure is our challenge.

Two very senior scientists with chemistry backgrounds, Dr. George A. Olah and Dr. Charles W. Forsberg, are both suggesting making CO2-neutral biofuels by using CO2 from the air.
Both cover the subject extremely well but in somewhat different ways.
Scientists dream great dreams . . . Engineers build them.  Neither Dr. Olah nor Dr. Forsberg are aware of, nor have any connection to, this web site.
Your author, an EE, is working to stop Climate Change by identifying and describing to the public the industrial equipment that is needed to make Olah's and Forsberg's vision a reality.

Fossil fuel fires will disappear one way or another in the long run. Most of industrial civilization's electrical and heat energy will be supplied by a nuclear-hydrogen-biomass system.
Our heat will originate as nuclear fission, be stored in CO2-neutral biomass molecules made from air's CO2, and be released as it is now - as fire, as needed, by CO2-neutral combustion.

This web site describes how we can progress to the above image while still having the abundant disposable energy - both nuclear and combustion - necessary for living comfortably.
Dr. Forsberg's slides show how: Nuclear Hydrogen Biomass System - Slides - Dr Charles W. Forsberg .pdf    Nuclear Hydrogen Biomass System - Paper - Dr Charles W. Forsberg .pdf
Fortunately, we have all the nuclear fuel we will ever need , and a better way to dispose of nuclear's waste , and, best of all, the technologies to make it all happen already exist.
Conclusion: There is sufficient biomass to meet U.S. liquid-fuel needs if the energy and hydrogen inputs for biomass-to-fuel processing plants are provided by advanced nuclear energy.


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Electricity Decarbonization

The total installed renewable energy as of today is equal to the combined capacity of the nuclear power plants shut down in Japan and scheduled to close in Germany, making the challenge of carbon-free energy impossible to meet.

And this does not include additional nuclear plants scheduled to be shut down in the United States, Belgium, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland.

This madness must stop!

We must begin converting the world's 100,000+ largest coal boilers to nuclear.  It is possible - has been done before, safe, quick, and cheap because only the boilers get changed, and nuclear fuel is cheaper than coal. 
There are some darn good reasons this isn't happening already, but they aren't insurmountable.


Converting Taichung, the world's largest source of carbon dioxide, to nuclear.  >

Barge mounted nuclear steam generator for large U.S. coastal coal power plant.  >

The Advanced Nuclear Energy Option.  >

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