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2013-03-11 08:26:51

VANCOUVER, March 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or "the Company"), a leading technology company in the advanced biofuels and renewable chemicals sector, today announced that it has subscribed for convertible notes with a principal value of A$1.18 million ("Notes") issued by Territory Biofuels Limited ("TBF") and signed a Technology Collaboration Agreement that includes a package of technical and further assistance to aid in the restart of TBF's 150...

2013-03-08 16:20:50

WARREN, Pa., March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Refining Company, through its subsidiary, United Biofuels, Inc., has acquired a partially completed 50 million gallon per year biodiesel facility in Brooklyn, New York as part of the acquisition by its parent company, United Refining, Inc., of certain assets of Metro Fuel Oil Corp. and its affiliates. The state-of-the-art facility is estimated to become operational in approximately 12 months and upon completion, will be able to process a...

High-Throughput Analytical Pyrolysis Tool Is Faster And More Precise
2013-03-05 13:43:19

National Renewable Energy Laboratory A screening tool from the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) eases and greatly quickens one of the thorniest tasks in the biofuels industry: determining cell wall chemistry to find plants with ideal genes. NREL's new High-Throughput Analytical Pyrolysis tool (HTAP) can thoroughly analyze hundreds of biomass samples a day and give an early look at the genotypes that are most worth pursuing. Analysis of a sample...

2013-03-05 12:23:18

U.S. Energy Initiatives and its Strategic Partners Meet to Strategize Biofuel Plant SANTA CLARITA, Calif., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. ENERGY INITIATIVES CORP (OTC Pink: USEI) today announces that it has changed its name, which it initially had since 1996 and has had since 2008 in Delaware to U.S. ENERGY INITIATIVES CORPORATION INC. because its name was hijacked in the state of Delaware by certain individuals. The name change and domicile change to Nevada was made to protect...

2013-03-05 08:30:49

ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Biomass Secure Power Inc. (OTC:Pinksheet: "BMSPF") (the "Company") is pleased to provide shareholders with an update on the status of lease option at the Port of Greater Baton Rouge. The Company has set up a wholly owned subsidiary in the State of Louisiana to hold the pellet plant project, namely Biomass Power Louisiana L.L.C. Biomass Power Louisiana L.L.C. effective March 1, 2013 has secured a six month option to lease...

2013-03-04 08:24:05

President and CEO, Mark Emalfarb, to speak at Advanced Biofuels Session: Transformative Technologies, at 4:00 p.m. local time on March 13, 2013 JUPITER, Fla., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dyadic International, Inc. ("Dyadic") (OTC Pink: DYAI), a global biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development, manufacture and sale of enzymes and other proteins for the bioenergy, bio-based chemicals, biopharmaceutical and industrial enzyme industries, announced today that its...

2013-02-27 20:23:48

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ VANCOUVER, Feb. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or the "Company"), a leading technology company in the advanced biofuels and renewable chemicals sector, is pleased to announce that further to its previous announcement, the Company has entered into a secured credit facility for up to $5 million with Difference Capital Funding Inc. ("DCF"), a major...

2013-02-20 16:23:17

DENVER, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BIOFUEL ENERGY CORP. (NASDAQ: BIOF), an ethanol production company, announced today that it has reduced staffing at its Fairmont, Minnesota ethanol facility, resulting in the elimination of approximately forty full-time positions. The plant ceased ethanol production in September of 2012, and will continue to operate its adjacent grain storage facility with its remaining employees. The Company now expects the Fairmont plant to remain idle until...

2013-02-20 08:23:10

WALNUT, Calif., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that it has entered into a contract with AGRICORP of Managua, Nicaragua and is growing Giant King(TM) Grass on land owned by them. AGRICORP shareholders and VIASPACE plan to co-develop a biomass electric power plant fueled by Giant King Grass in Nicaragua. AGRICORP is a subsidiary of Grain Hill which is a diversified agro-industrial business group in the following food related businesses:...

2013-02-08 23:04:53

Worldwide Power Products (WPP), a power-generation equipment provider to industrial clients worldwide, today announced two money-saving options for oilfield operators that currently burn off natural gas by-product through flaring. WPP´s alternatives allow operators to harness this free fuel resource to power their generators. (PRWEB) February 08, 2013 Worldwide Power Products (WPP), a power-generation equipment provider to industrial clients worldwide, today announced two money-saving...