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Gas is $3.09 a gallon here... please lets this come soon I need $.99 gallon.

Thanks.
$3.49 is the cheapest here in Brooklyn, NY. In Manhattan, some stations charge over $4 a gallon. The way I see it, IF this is true, and they do refine this and perfect it with little to no serious side effects; gas prices must plummet, for the sake of our economy, and our environment. Can't wait. I want a Hummer.
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post #162 of 801
this is awesome... shove it up your's al gore
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this is awesome... shove it up your's al gore democrat pawns
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As a side note, I love listening to all you Americans complaining about how much you pay for gas. I saw unleaded at £1.31 / L yesterday, or about US$7.92 / Gallon... Bet you wouldn't drive so many SUV's with those prices!
Google says that's about US$2.09. That's less than what we pay in Virginia.



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Then again, us humans release some C also if I remember correctly, so I don't see the issue much
We release exactly as much C as we take in.

Glucose is C^6 H^12 O^6. Six units of C in basic sugar, aka human fuel.

We take in 1 glucose and 6 oxygen and release 6 carbon-dioxide and 6 water.

C6H12O6 + 6O2 ---> 6CO2 + 6H2O

What is important is the source of what we take in. For example, eating food that has been grown with petroleum based fertilizers means that you will release carbon into the atmosphere that was previously locked away underground.
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seems like i would be hearing more about this if it was actually something.
They were issued the patent. Upscaling this technology and getting it to a point where it can deliver volumes of fuel able to support thousands, if not millions of people is still a long ways away.

It's also a privately held company so investors aren't raving about it.
    
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I'm actually mildly disappointed about this. Why? Because I'm earning my PhD in microbiology with a focus on protein design and modification. I specifically wanted to engineer photosynthetic bacteria capable of producing fuels... They beat me to the punch! Oh well, perhaps I can get a job with them once I get my PhD...
    
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They won't be happy because they spent BILLIONS marketing some circumstantial evidence as a conclusive scientific truth to the masses and if this technology succeeds then it means they lost the war and investors surely won't like to see those organizations disappear.

Look, politics aside, if you really think "Global Warming" or "Climate Change" organizations (or any political affiliation for the matter) are out for your best interest, then you are naive at best.

Why do I love the emergence of this technology? It focuses on a fundamental supply change rather than a conclusive system change while maintaining positives from both. This is truly an amazing development for our society in its current state. Sure one day everyone will have a nuclear reactor under their house and be totally independent, but for now having synthetic organic petrol is a huge step to say the least.

/agree 100%. Don't misunderstand me on that. I think the whole global warming hype is just that. It is a way for some people to make money and nothing more. Like I said they push for these new standards on cars and heavy trucks and whatnot and in the end we spend more fossil fuels to produce them. Ethanol takes approx 1.9 gallons to make 1.2 gallons ethanol. The new emissions standards on heavy diesels have caused fuel mileage to drop off approx 10-15% in real world driving. That makes no sense to me. There is no possible way that burning more fossil fuels is better for the environment than using less.

I love this tech if it proves viable. Could really be a good thing. It makes me sit back and analyze the current theory of it taking millions of years to produce. I don't think we have been here that long anyways but that is another discussion. I am for doing things that help conserve the environment but not at the expense of progress which is what the environmentalists espouse. I think well made hybrid cars like the camry or the lexus hybrid are a good thing. Hybrids like the prius=dumb imo. I want a car that looks acts and feels like a car not one that makes me feel idiotic and unsafe.
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These guys need a stock asap, so I can buy boatloads.
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Google says that's about US$2.09. That's less than what we pay in Virginia.
No. £1.31/Liter = $2.09/Liter. Multiply that by another 3.78541178 (liters in a gallon according to Google) to find out price/gallon and you now have $7.94/gallon.
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