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    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/10/american-chemical-society-news-release-on-cold-fusion/']The following is a news release that has been published by the American Chemical Society. This comes soon after the ACS publication Chemical and Engineering News published this article covering the current state of research and development in the LENR field. The text is taken from this news release titled “What the ‘cold fusion’ debacle […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/09/trump-and-energy-policy/']Readers here will know that this site is not normally a political forum, and I don’t intend to change the policy of discouraging political arguments, but I think when politics intersects with energy issues (the focus of the site); it is on-topic for ECW, so long as we don’t stray into heated arguments (off-topic). The […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/07/race-for-new-energy-technology-covered-in-chemical-and-engineering-news-lenr-suncell-e-cat/']Thanks to a number of people who have sent links about a new article published in the magazine Chemical and Engineering News, a publication of the American Chemical Society. The article is written by Steven K. Ritter an is titled “Cold fusion died 25 years ago, but the research lives on: Scientists continue to study […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/07/nasas-paper-measuring-thrust-from-emdrive-replication-has-leaked/']There’s an article on the ScienceAlert.com website that provides a link to an apparently leaked copy of a paper by a team from the NASA Johnson Space Center reporting on their testing of an EmDrive-like module. The EmDrive inventor, Roger Shawyer, claims his invention can produce thrust without any fuel or propulsion — something many […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/06/rossi-plans-two-presentations-of-quarkx-sweden-and-usa/']Over the last few weeks Andrea Rossi has been mentioning that he plans to hold what he has described as both a ‘presentation’ and ‘demonstration’ of the QuarkX reactor next year. He says he hopes it will take place around February — providing that the 5 Sigma goal for the QuarkX’s performance has been reached […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/06/new-quarkx-dimensions-show-decreased-power-density/']Recently on the Journal of Nuclear Physics Andrea Rossi responded to a question about the current dimensions of the QuarkX reactor. His response was: Andrea Rossi November 4, 2016 at 11:35 AM Wilson Ramos: length 2 cm Diam 0.6 cm Rating 20 W Warm Regards A.R. This compares with the internal report published by Andrea […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/05/brilliant-light-power-announces-first-sustaining-plasma-in-history/']Brilliant Light Power has posted videos from their recent Industry Day Event on their website here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw1e-SwMe6eJf4Rr32w2UybIWOJ2cODEQ BLP has also posted this Tweet: Brilliant Light Power, Inc has created the first sustaining plasma in the history of science. pic.twitter.com/hfDS53X57n — BrilliantLightPower (@BrilliantLight1) 4 November 2016[/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/03/doe-researchers-announce-discovery-of-loophole-in-second-law-of-thermodynamics/']Thanks to georgehants for posting about an announcement at the US Department of Energy’s  Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago, Illinois that researchers have proposed a way to find a ‘loophole’ in the Second Law of Thermodynamics. The Second Law states that systems naturally degenerate from order to disorder, i.e. increase in entropy, and that energy is […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/11/02/about-e-cat-world/']This is a post in response to an article titled “The Pied Piper of Bologna: Andrea Rossi and the E-Cat Con” which mentions E-Cat World by Steven B. Krivit posted on New Energy Times here: http://newenergytimes.com/v2/sr/RossiECat/Andrea-Rossi-Energy-Catalyzer-Investigation-Index.shtml Steven Krivit writes “The Web site is maintained by Frank Ackland [sic], a man with no known affiliation or […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/31/is-tesla-taking-the-lead-in-democratizing-energy-production/']One of the fond hopes of many people who are supportive of LENR as a viable and affordable energy source is that it might provide the means for people to live off-grid. Many hold out hope that at some point LENR (in the form of the E-Cat or something similar) will allow for the domestic […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/29/report-from-brilliant-light-power-industry-day-event-tom-whipple/']UPDATE (Oct 29, 2016) A video of the Brilliant Light Power SunCell reactor in action has been posted, along with slideshows and other documents from the recent Industry Day event. The video is below: Slideshows and presentations from the Industry Day can be found at this link: http://brilliantlightpower.com/demonstration-days/ The following post has been submitted by […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/29/transitioning-to-the-future-tom-whipple/']The following post has been submitted by Tom Whipple Last Wednesday I had what may turn out to be a glimpse of mankind’s future in, of all places, New Jersey. Keep in mind that New Jersey was where Edison invented the light bulb, so the state has a track record of earth-shaking innovation. The venue […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/27/report-from-brilliant-light-power-industry-day-event-tom-whipple/']The following post has been submitted by Tom Whipple. I was up at BLP yesterday for their most recent demonstration and the unveiling of the new version of the SunCell. This time the event was slightly different in that it was called “Industry Day” and featured a range of speakers, not just Mills. BLP has […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/26/e-cat-plant-test-plan-fabio-penon/']The following text of the plan for testing the 1 MW plant written by Fabio Penon before the 1 year E-Cat plant test began, is taken from Exhibit 70 -1 from the docket of the Rossi v. IH Court case. This is a transcription of the document which can be found in the original at […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/25/new-exhibits-posted-in-rossi-v-industrial-heat-case-includes-list-of-plant-visitors-and-test-plan-by-penon/']Some new documents have been posted in the Rossi v. Industrial Heat case. My time is limited today so I don’t have time to go into a long analysis I will post the link to access the documents here here  and open this thread for discussion. The new documents are responses from the defendants to requests […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/25/early-2017-for-quarkx-presentation/']We’ve been here before, waiting for an E-Cat event. Since Andrea Rossi went public in 2011 there have been various events and reports that have been widely anticipated by people interested in the E-Cat, yet to date there has not really been the breakthrough that many observers have hoped for; namely, bulletproof evidence for his technology […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/24/university-lecture-on-mills-grand-unified-theory-of-classical-physics/']The following post has been submitted by Optiongeek Prof. Huub Bakker, a senior lecturer in engineering at Massey University, presented the following lecture on Randell Mills’ Grand Unified Theory of Classical Physics (GUTCP). Prof. Tony Signal, representing the Physics Dept., responded with a critical view. Prof. Bakker’s presentation is a survey of Mills’ 1800-page thesis […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/23/iceland-to-drill-hottest-hole-ever-to-tap-magma-for-energy-production/']New Scientist has an interesting article which reports on a project Iceland to drill the hottest hole on earth. See: https://www.newscientist.com/article/2109872-iceland-drills-hottest-hole-to-tap-into-energy-of-molten-magma/ Iceland lies over a rift in continental plates and this provides the nation with access to vast amounts geothermal energy which it is seeking to exploit for the benefit of its people. The Iceland […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/21/third-parties-in-rossi-v-ih-court-case-file-joint-motion-to-dismiss-counter-claims-against-them/']The third parties in the Rossi v. Industrial Heat case have filed a joint Motion to Dismiss counterclaims III, IV and Vthat Industrial Heat have filed against them. These parties are J.M. Products, Inc., Henry Johnson, James A. Bass, United States Quantum Leap, LLC, and Fulvio Fabiani. These third parties have been accused by IH […][/feedquote]
    [feedquote='E-Cat World','http://www.e-catworld.com/2016/10/20/rossi-quarkx-commercialization-depends-of-5-sigma/']We mentioned recently here that Andrea Rossi is focusing hard on obtaining a 5 Sigma rating for his Quark X reactor (5 Sigma in physics being a probability that an event happening the same way every time is 99.9999%). It seem now that there is a very practical reason for striving to reach this goal: […][/feedquote]