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2014-07-28 08:24:18

WALNUT, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that VIASPACE partner Selectra CC and the Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited of South Africa made a formal announcement of Harmony's implementation of the first bioenergy project on mining property in South Africa. The goal of the project is to grow energy crops---sugar beets and Giant King Grass--on contaminated mine affected lands in order to restore and rehabilitate the land. Gold-mining is a...

2014-07-25 08:22:57

DALLAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The growth of the global biodiesel market is primarily dependent on the availability, quality, and yield of feedstock because the source material accounts for more than 80 percent of the cost of biodiesel production. On the other hand, biogas is gaining traction as a versatile energy carrier with significant potential to meet growing demand in the power, heating, and fuel markets. It holds an advantageous position in terms of resource...

2014-07-24 08:24:38

ALBANY, New York, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to report MarketResearchReports.biz "Global Biofuels Market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/211695 ] - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" Biofuels is a class of fuels whose energy is derived biologically from carbon fixation. They are derived from various conversion procedures from solid biomass, liquid fuels and various gases. Liquid produced from various...

2014-07-23 23:21:35

Top experts in finance from Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, IF LLC, Global Settlements LLC and Kilpatrick & Stockton LLP; join developers from Fiberight and Enerkem; who will be alongside cutting edge technology providers and chemical companies Velocys, Calysta, Novomer and Liquid Light as speakers in Orlando to discuss the MSW to biofuels and bio-products conversion market (6-8 October). (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 The MSW to Biofuels and Bio-products Event(October, Orlando) will address...

2014-07-23 16:21:50

- Boeing environmental strategy director Julie Felgar and Masdar Institute bioenergy research director Alejandro Rios G. to discuss breakthrough research in sustainable biofuel for commercial aviation - AUSTIN, Texas, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South by Southwest Eco (SXSW Eco), a conference connecting the urgency of global sustainability challenges with the opportunity for breakthrough solutions, today announced that Julie Felgar, Managing Director of Environmental Strategy and...

2014-07-22 16:23:02

NEDERLAND, Texas, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OCI Partners LP (NYSE: OCIP) ("the Partnership") announced today that recent severe thunderstorms in the Gulf Coast area caused a power outage and disrupted its methanol and ammonia production over the past several days. Damage to the production facility was limited, and the Partnership has conducted essential repairs swiftly to limit the unplanned downtime. As a result of the disruption, the methanol unit was down for 3.5 days and the...

2014-07-22 08:23:52

New program expands sources of renewable energy JACKSON, Mich., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy is taking steps to diversify its energy supply and help the environment by selecting four Michigan farms to produce renewable energy with anaerobic digesters. "We are excited to move forward with this new program to develop dependable, renewable energy produced here in our state for the Michigan homes and businesses we serve," said Timothy Sparks, Consumers Energy's vice president of...

2014-07-18 16:21:25

DUBLIN, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jjhcm9/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Biorefinery Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jjhcm9/global ] report to their offering. A biorefinery is a facility that is used for converting biomass into fuels, power, heat and chemicals. Chemicals such as acetic acid, liquid fuel such as bioethanol and biodegradable plastics such...

2014-07-17 23:04:41

Company to Unveil Revolutionary Waste-to-Energy Project By Fall Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 As Pure Energy Group (PEG) prepares to introduce its groundbreaking waste-to-energy technology in California later this summer, the company announced today it has joined the American Biogas Council (ABC), the first and only trade association in the U.S. representing organizations dedicated to maximizing the production and use of biogas from organic waste. “The American Biogas Council...

2014-07-17 23:03:24

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Global Biofuels Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/liquid-biofuels-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Biofuels Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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