Efficient Toner: Xerox will open a $60 million energy efficient manufacturing plant to produce a toner that takes about 25 percent less energy per pound compared to conventional toner — GreenBiz.
Red, White and Biofuels: The US is the “fastest expanding market in the world” for biofuels, according to Ernst & Young’s quarterly “Biofuels Country Attractiveness Indices”– Biofuel Review.
Oilman an “Unlikely Paul Revere”: Lee Raymond, former CEO of ExxonMobil (XOM), warns of coming energy shortages by 2030 — Business Week.
Cash for SunPower: San Jose-based solar cell maker SunPower will receive up to $24.7 million from the DOE to improve the design of its solar systems — release.
Memory Power Drain: Andy Patrizio points out that while microprocessors get all of the attention with it comes to power efficiency, memory sticks suck up quite a bit of energy. He writes “in this new era of 64-bit computing, they are becoming the hidden electric bill” — InternetNews.com.