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2013-04-19 08:21:27

MARIETTA, Ga., April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Green Energy Inc. (OTCQB: VGREF) today reported financial results for the year ended December 31, 2012. The Company's Annual Report Form 10-K for 2012 was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 15, 2013. 2012 Financial Highlights Total revenue for 2012 was $3,493,000, compared with total revenue for 2011 of $6,646,000, a decrease of $3,153,000. Framed-artwork revenues were $3,310,000 in 2012 and $6,631,000 in...

2013-04-18 20:21:57

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The waste and recycling industry is continuing to reduce its release of greenhouse gases - even as waste volumes increase, according to the latest greenhouse gas inventory released by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). "Our industry has been diligent and has invested in new equipment and facilities to reduce emissions of methane and other gases from landfills. Furthermore, we have turned potential emissions into an important...

2013-04-17 11:18:03

Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)  and UC Berkeley and have discovered new materials to capture methane, the second highest concentration greenhouse gas emitted into the atmosphere. Methane is a substantial driver of global climate change, contributing 30 percent of current net climate warming. Concern over methane is mounting, due to leaks associated with rapidly expanding unconventional oil and gas extraction, and the potential for large-scale release of...

2013-04-17 08:32:10

WALNUT Calif., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that CEO Dr. Carl Kukkonen met with Grain Hill CEO and Board President, Amilcar Ybarra-Rojas and his team in Nicaragua last week. VIASPACE had previously entered into a contract with Grain Hill subsidiary and is growing Giant King Grass on land owned by them. The Giant King Grass is growing well in Nicaragua, and VIASPACE and AGRICORP have agreed to form a partnership to build a 12 MW biomass power...

2013-04-12 10:18:45

Stepping into unexplored territory in efforts to use corn stalks, grass and other non-food plants to make biofuels, scientists today described the discovery of a potential treasure-trove of candidate enzymes in fungi thriving in the feces and intestinal tracts of horses. They reported on these enzymes – the key to economical production of biofuels from non-food plant material – at the 245th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS). More than...

Volcanic Activity Would Have Helped Mars Sustain Liquid Water
2013-04-09 10:17:31

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study suggests that Earth´s atmosphere is largely the product of carbon dioxide gas moving from the mantle to the surface through volcanic activity; if similar activity were to happen on Mars — the planet would be able to sustain liquid water. According to the study, which appeared in the early online edition of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), greenhouse gases such as methane and carbon dioxide...

2013-04-08 12:20:26

CELEBRATION, Fla., April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day is Earth Day at Lindsey Wilson College, a 2,700 student collection of campuses in Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130408/NY90257 ) Looking to become a pioneer in developing truly green campuses, the school's leadership and Operations Manager have found the school's green initiatives to be a recruiting tool and a reinforcement of the college's role in its...

2013-03-28 08:23:09

ORMOND BEACH, Fla., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CO2Meter.com, a worldwide provider of atmospheric gas measurement equipment, has developed a new, low-cost combination carbon dioxide and methane gas level meter for use in the biogas industry. It can measure up to 100% methane (CH4) and 50% carbon dioxide (CO2) levels in real time, or can be used as a data-logger to record gas levels over time. The meter is available in 2 versions: as a hand-held, battery-operated device, or in a...

Tunicate Marine Animal Could Be Next Biofuel
2013-03-25 18:51:02

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scientists are looking to the ocean for the next big thing in renewable sources of biofuel for your eco-car. Five researchers at the University of Bergen (UiB) and Uni Research say they found the marine animal tunicate could be used as a renewable source of biofuel. These marine animals serve as bacteria eaters and as a foodstuff in Korea and Japan right now, but the cellulose, the protein and the Omega-3 fatty acids in tunicate...

2013-03-18 23:03:42

HDI launches new "green" logo on St. Patrick's Day to reflect extensive involvement in biofuels and alternative energy. Rome, GA (PRWEB) March 18, 2013 Hydro Dynamics, Inc. (HDI) of Rome, Georgia (http://www.hydrodynamics.com) would like to announce that is has created a new corporate logo changing the coloration of its “cavitation bubble swirl” to incorporate the color green. HDI chose to change its logo to reflect its large involvement in green alternative energy and biofuel....