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2014-10-28 12:22:23

Mineta National Transit Research Consortium's free research report provides insight SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Do transit buses operating on biodiesel emit more or less particulate matter and gases than those using conventional diesel? The Mineta National Transit Research Consortium (MNTRC) has released its latest peer-reviewed study based on laboratory and field experiments. Among other test results, Combustion Chemistry of Biodiesel for Use in Urban Transport...

2014-10-28 00:20:41

JINAN, China, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enerkem Inc. (http://www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, today announced it has signed an agreement with Qingdao City Construction Investment Group Co. Ltd. to develop a project partnership to jointly build a municipal solid waste-to-biofuels facility in Qingdao. The agreement was signed by Mr. Luzheng Xing, Director General, Qingdao City Construction Investment Group, and Mr. Vincent Chornet,...

2014-10-27 08:24:03

SHANGHAI, People's Republic of China, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, today announced it has signed an agreement with Shanghai Marine Diesel Engine Research Institute ("SMDERI"), to develop a project partnership to jointly build a waste-to-biofuels facility in China. The agreement was signed by Dr. Donghan Jin, President of Shanghai Marine Diesel Engine Research Institute, and Mr. Vincent Chornet, President and...

2014-10-27 08:23:48

SHANGHAI, People's Republic of China, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding ("MOU") with Shanghai Environmental Group Co. Ltd., a municipal solid waste management company and a subsidiary of Shanghai Chengtou Holding Co. Ltd., to develop a project partnership to jointly build municipal solid waste-to-biofuels and chemicals facilities in China. The MOU was...

2014-10-27 08:23:44

WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today reported that Dr. Kevin Schewe, has highlighted his second year as Chairman of the Board and reviewed the major accomplishments of VIASPACE during the last twelve months. He discusses the direction of the company and the pathway to continued corporate growth, profitability and increasing shareholder value. Dr. Schewe started, "Two years ago, on October 2, 2012, I became Chairman of the VIASPACE Board of...

2014-10-23 12:23:12

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Linde North America Inc., will be showcasing its broad range of technologies and experience which support gasification technology at the Gasification Technologies Council (GTC) Conference to be held at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC, on October 26-29, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b Linde North America is a member of The Linde Group, a world-leading gases and...

2014-10-23 12:22:48

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Biogas Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Biogas is prepared from by-products of biodiesel and ethanol and also from the anaerobic digestion of energy crops and organic residues. The process of rotting creates methane that can be burnt directly as a gas or can be converted into electricity or stored in canisters for transportation....

2014-10-23 08:27:19

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecogen(®) Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) today announced the sale of its proprietary emissions reduction system to the Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) in Perris, California. The system will be a larger scale version of Tecogen's Ultra emission after-treatment product, this time applied to a 48 liter engine to be fueled by biogas, extracted from an anaerobic digester at the District's Moreno Valley Regional Water Reclamation Facility. The...

2014-10-22 23:00:55

The BioSPR biogas technology, shown gas yield increases over 20%, to be displayed at an agricultural exhibition in Italy this week. Rome, GA (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Hydro Dynamics, Inc. (HDI) of Rome, GA would like to announce that its partner Three-Es S.r.l. (Three-Es) of Milan, Italy will be promoting the ShockWave Power Reactor (SPR) biogas technology at an agricultural exhibition in Italy this week. Biogas is the production of methane through the digestion of mostly waste materials....

2014-10-22 16:22:33

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mt. Poso Cogeneration Company and its partners DTE Energy Services (NYSE:DTE) and Macpherson Energy Corporation hosted an open house and media tour Wednesday for Kern County workforce development organizations and students to showcase skilled job opportunities in the energy field. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140924/148236 The event was in recognition of the second annual National Bioenergy Day, an effort by renewable...


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