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‘Burning Ice’ As The Next Clean Energy Source?

Via Popular Science:
When methane and freezing cold water fuse under tremendous pressure, they create a substance as paradoxical as it coveted: burning ice. Earlier in the year, a report from the National Research Council identified the combustible water, also known as methane hydrate, as a potential source of natural gas. Now, according to the Chinese news organization Xinhau, China is joining the US, Japan, and South Korea in the hunt for this weird mineral.

Sounds great, but is it true? Over to you readers. . . - Greg Pollowitz


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