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Plastic Shopping Bags Can Be Turned Into Fuel, Other Petroleum Products
2014-02-13 06:51:01

Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Plastic shopping bags, an abundant source of litter on land and at sea, can be converted into diesel, natural gas and other useful petroleum products, researchers report. The conversion produces significantly more energy than it requires and results in transportation fuels – diesel, for example – that can be blended with existing ultra-low-sulfur diesels and biodiesels. Other products, such as natural gas,...

2014-02-13 04:20:56

VANCOUVER, Feb. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or the "Company") today announced the signing of a formal Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") between Milio International ("Milio") and LEC's subsidiary, Territory Biofuels Limited ("TBF"), for the development of a joint venture ("JV"). Under the terms of the planned JV, it is anticipated that Milio will fund up to 120,000 tons of feedstock per year as well as facilitate the marketing and sales of the...

2014-02-06 08:24:24

DUBLIN, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m8drm3/biodiesel_2014) has announced the addition of the "Biodiesel: 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Biodiesel 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast is an absolutely essential resource for anyone looking for detailed information on the mentioned market. Using a wide range of primary and...

2014-02-04 08:32:40

VANCOUVER, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed the transaction previously announced to acquire all of the current outstanding and issued ordinary shares of Territory Biofuels Limited ("TBF"), increasing its ownership of TBF from 55% to 100%. TBF owns the largest biodiesel plant in Australia with an annual capacity of 140 million litres with plans to re-start operations in the latter half of...

2014-02-03 23:24:55

World Energy has upgraded to an SPR BD 50 at its Rome, GA facility. The new SPR, in combination with other expansions, will allow the plant to increase its production while still maintaining its heritage of quality. Rome, GA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 Hydro Dynamics, Inc. (http://www.hydrodynamics.com), makers of innovative ShockWave Power Reactor (SPR) technology and longtime biodiesel industry leader World Energy, through its WMG Services, LLC business unit (http://www.worldenergy.net),...

2014-01-31 08:22:45

MrFeed(TM) Shows Strong Potential to be a Sustainable Mercury-free Source of Protein and Amino Acids in Fish Feed SAN DIEGO, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Menon Renewable Products, Inc., a sustainable biomass conversion company that converts low-value organic feedstocks to high value products using its CelTherm(TM) process, today announced that MrFeed(TM), Menon's renewable feed product, demonstrated comparable growth and survivability to standard feeds in independent fish trials....

Yeast Cells And Sugar Converted Into ‘Sweet Crude’ Biofuel
2014-01-22 12:12:28

The University of Texas at Austin Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin’s Cockrell School of Engineering have developed a new source of renewable energy, a biofuel, from genetically engineered yeast cells and ordinary table sugar. This yeast produces oils and fats, known as lipids, that can be used in place of petroleum-derived products. Assistant professor Hal Alper, in the Cockrell School’s McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering, along with his team of students,...

2014-01-17 08:22:39

VANCOUVER, Jan. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or the "Company") today announced that Territory Biofuels Limited ("TBF") has recently received International Sustainability and Carbon Certification ("ISCC") and US Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") approval as a Renewable Identification Number ("RIN")-generating foreign producer for its Darwin biodiesel plant, paving the way for exports to markets in Europe and the US. "These approvals are...

2014-01-16 12:33:32

Technology Leader in Fuels - First to Commercialize Enzymatic Process at Large Scale SAINT JOSEPH, Mo., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Sun Energy announced today the implementation of its enzymatic biodiesel processing technology, making the Blue Sun St. Joe Refinery the most advanced biodiesel production facility in the world. "We have fully commercialized the enzymatic process technology and the plant is operating at full commercial scale. This process gives Blue Sun a clear...

2014-01-15 12:21:54

BF Commodities will open the refinery on the next June LUGANO, Switzerland, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- BF Commodities SA will open a second generation Biodiesel refinery in Switzerland. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/MN46597) The operations will starts on the next June and the plant will be capable to produce more than 5000 tons of second generation Biodiesel yearly. The Biodiesel will be produced with "UCO" Used cooking Oil and tallow. The project...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.