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2014-04-21 23:09:34

Florida author, Luis Aponte, launches an Indiegogo campaign to build a Star Wars-inspired spaceship vehicle for a children’s book tour to promote alternative fuels and vehicles. Greenacres, Florida (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 With a goal of $120,000, author and filmmaker Luis Aponte has launched a crowd funding project on Indiegogo to build a Millennium Falcon Spaceship Car and have it run on biodiesel. The goal is to inspire children to think about the future of alternative cars and fuels...

2014-04-18 12:20:41

SANTA ANA, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TIMCO CNG is hosting a grand opening and ribbon cutting for its first public-access Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station on Earth Day, April 22, 2014. The Orange County station located at 1601 E 1(st) Street, Santa Ana, CA 92701 will provide consumer and fleet drivers of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) a convenient fueling option between Los Angeles and San Diego. "We are thrilled to be adding vital infrastructure to the City of...

2014-04-16 04:20:56

GUYMON, Okla., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TruStar Energy is excited to announce the contract award for a large, fast-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station for High Plains Bioenergy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Seaboard Foods - a division of Seaboard Corporation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131210/LA30600LOGO The two-compressor CNG fueling station will be configured to provide fuel for a wide array of Seaboard heavy-duty vehicles that move products both...

2014-04-14 23:07:43

Honoring Clean Air Advocates & Alternative Fuel Transportation Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 The Propane Council of Texas (ProCOT) is proud to take part in the Lone Star Clean Fuels Alliance (LSCFA) 20th Anniversary on April 15, 2014 at the Palmer Events Center. Not only is the event in celebration of the alliance's anniversary, but it is also a precursor to Earth Day. Lone Star Clean Fuels Alliance, formerly known as Central Texas Clean Cities, is a Department of Energy (DOE)...

NASA HU-25 Guardian measures chemical components from the larger DC-8
2014-04-11 03:00:02

WASHINGTON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has signed separate agreements with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) to conduct a series of joint flight tests to study the atmospheric effects of emissions from jet engines burning alternative fuels. The Alternative Fuel Effects on Contrails and Cruise Emissions (ACCESS II) flights are set to begin May 7 and will be flown from NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards,...

2014-04-09 08:23:48

Patent includes Process for Binding MagneGas to Coal, Oils, Gasoline & Diesel TAMPA, Fla., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation, www.magnegas.com ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today that it filed a new patent protecting new methods of applying MagneGas to existing hydrocarbons and other materials. The new patent is...

2014-03-27 04:20:12

HOUSTON, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TruStar Energy, one of the leading developers of compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling infrastructure, is excited to announce the grand opening of a new truck-friendly public fast-fill fueling station in Houston, TX, constructed for Freedom CNG. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131210/LA30600LOGO The station, located at 7155 High Life Drive in northwest Harris County, will allow both commercial and public CNG-powered vehicles to fuel via...

2014-03-26 23:28:58

Blue Sun Energy, ARA Inc., and Chevron Lummus Global achieved a key development milestone with their Biofuels ISOCONVERSION facility. The facility processes renewable feedstocks such as plant oils, tallow, and waste vegetable oil into 100% drop-in diesel and jet fuels. Golden, CO (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 This week, Blue Sun Energy, ARA Inc. and Chevron Lummus Global (CLG) achieved a key development milestone with their 100 barrel/per day (4,200 gallon/per day) demonstration-scale Biofuels...

2014-03-24 08:23:20

Company showcases new mobile unit, discusses results from Italy testing TAMPA, Fla., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation, www.magnegas.com ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that counts among its inventions a technology that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, today unveiled its mobile liquid biomass solution at the 7(th) Annual International Biomass Conference & Expo. The Biomass Conference & Expo is the largest...

2014-03-21 12:20:39

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today awarded $7.7 million in Act 13 funding to 25 companies and organizations making the switch to natural gas for their heavy-duty fleet vehicles. "Act 13 not only strengthened oversight of the drilling industry, it allows us to continue growing jobs while cleaning the air at the same time," Corbett said. "Natural gas, particularly from the shale formations here in Pennsylvania, is an abundant,...


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