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2014-02-28 23:34:16

Hydro Dynamics, Inc. supports S. 2021 which would reinstate the $1 biodiesel tax credit. Rome, GA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 On February 12, 2014, new legislation was introduced that seeks to reinstate the $1 biodiesel tax credit through 2017. S. 2021 “A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the incentives for the production of biodiesel” is a bill sponsored by Democratic Senator Maria Cantwell of Washington and Republican Senator Charles Grassley of Iowa. More...

2014-02-27 23:36:48

Arisdyne Systems' proprietary process has increased ethanol yield by over 3% at Illinois Corn Processing plant. The testing at ICP helped Arisdyne reach a major milestone of 1 billion gallons of cumulative production using Arisdyne’s CFC™ technology in ethanol production plants. Pekin, IL (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Tests of the Arisdyne Systems, Inc. controlled flow cavitation process (CFC™) verified that the proprietary process has increased ethanol yield by over 3%. The...

2014-02-27 23:22:15

The global market for biogas upgrading equipment is estimated at $198.7 million for 2013. BCC Research expects the market to grow to $442.4 million by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 17.4% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 According to a new technical market research report Biogas Upgrading: Technologies and Global Markets, from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global market for biogas upgrading equipment is estimated at...

2014-02-27 12:28:41

DUBLIN, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l4qppg/china_edible ) has announced the addition of the "China Edible Vegetable Oil Industry Report" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) In 2003-2012, China's refined edible vegetable oil production maintained an upward trend, reaching 51.7618 million tons in 2012, an increase of 19.5% compared with 2011, 3.4 times of the output in 2003, of...

2014-02-26 23:32:21

Changing the way the world looks at the source of hydrocarbons for biofuels and sustainable green chemicals, Endophytics LLC announces a new technology platform in Bozeman, Montana that is receiving attention from many throughout the industry. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Endophytics, LLC recently announced their fungal biotechnology platform at the Harvesting Clean Energy Conference in Helena, MT. The technology is capable of producing a myriad of advanced biofuels and...

2014-02-25 14:06:09

A multi-institutional team reports that it can increase sugarcane's geographic range, boost its photosynthetic rate by 30 percent and turn it into an oil-producing crop for biodiesel production. These are only the first steps in a bigger initiative that will turn sugarcane and sorghum – two of the most productive crop plants known – into even more productive, oil-generating plants. The team will present its latest findings Tuesday (Feb. 25) at the U.S. Department of Energy's ARPA-E...

2014-02-24 08:22:38

WALNUT, Calif., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) conducted a full production scale test of Giant King Grass grinding equipment on February 18, 2014 in Portland, Oregon. 6,000 pounds of 18 foot tall Giant King Grass stalks were cut and shredded in a few minutes in a test of a candidate grinder for the 12 MW Giant King Grass power plant being developed in Nicaragua. Pictures and videos from the from the test grind are available on the VIASPACE Facebook page...

2014-02-18 16:20:34

UPPER MARLBORO, Md., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) welcomed President of the United States Barack Obama to its Upper Marlboro, Maryland distribution center as he called for new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas standards for medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130625/SF38175LOGO) In using the Upper Marlboro distribution center for the backdrop for this important announcement, President Obama recognized Safeway's commitment to...

Solar-induced Hybrid Fuel Cell Converts Biomass To Electricity
2014-02-18 14:10:31

John Toon - Georgia Institute of Technology Although low temperature fuel cells powered by methanol or hydrogen have been well studied, existing low temperature fuel cell technologies cannot directly use biomass as a fuel because of the lack of an effective catalyst system for polymeric materials. Now, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new type of low-temperature fuel cell that directly converts biomass to electricity with assistance from a catalyst...

2014-02-17 23:02:32

The global market for anaerobic digesters and landfill gas equipment was estimated at nearly $4.5 billion for 2013. BCC Research projects the market to grow to $7 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 9.4% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, Mass (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 According to a new technical market research report Waste-Derived Biogas: Global Markets for Anaerobic Digestion Equipment, from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global market...


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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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