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2014-03-12 16:22:21

Brent Gwaltney Joins G2X as Chief Operating Officer HOUSTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- G2X Energy, Inc. ("G2X") today announced that Brent Gwaltney has joined the Company as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Gwaltney will oversee all aspects of the Company's current and future natural gas to methanol and gasoline plants. This oversight will include the Pampa Fuels methanol facility located in Pampa, Texas, which is currently under construction, as well as augmenting the development...

2014-03-12 12:22:30

DUBLIN, Mar. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/s64bgq/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Biodiesel Industry" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The 'Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Biodiesel Industry' is a professional and in-depth research report on the global biodiesel industry with a focus on the...

2014-03-11 12:22:09

In response to proposed updates to the California Air Resources Board's Low Carbon Fuel Standard, Leticia Phillips, North America Representative for the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (known by the acronym "UNICA"), issued the following statement: WASHINGTON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brazilian sugarcane producers applaud the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for once again declaring that sugarcane ethanol is one of the most environmentally friendly biofuels...

2014-03-06 23:30:33

“It’s not the greatest thing since sliced bread; but at least there’s dough in the machine,” said Advanced Biofuels USA’s vehicle emissions expert, Robert Kozak upon reviewing the Environmental Protection Agency’s Tier 3 vehicle emissions standards rules released this morning. (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 “It’s not the greatest thing since sliced bread; but at least there’s dough in the machine,” said Advanced Biofuels USA’s vehicle emissions expert, Robert Kozak upon...

2014-03-04 23:26:03

Chico-based biodiesel equipment manufacturer, Springboard Biodiesel, continues to diversify with launch of local fuel sales. Chico, CA. (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Springboard Biodiesel, a leading provider of small-scale biodiesel processing systems, has announced the creation of a local biodiesel buyers club for interested individuals and companies in and around Butte County. The Company, which has been manufacturing and selling state-of-the-art biodiesel production equipment for nearly 6...

2014-03-04 08:24:44

- Joint owner of one of the world's largest swine biogas projects PARK CITY, Utah, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geopower Energy Limited, an alternative energy developer, has closed a private debt facility of US$5 million to acquire a joint venture interest in the Blue Mountain Biogas Project near Milford, Utah. The note was issued by Geopower Energy's wholly owned US subsidiary and subscribed by accredited private investors. Investor demand exceeded the available subscriptions....

2014-03-03 23:27:24

The Niagara Team to date has found several worldwide entities working on beta-sized production facilities in need of ready to use equipment such as that which is located at the former CHOREN site in Freiberg. The CHOREN Beta Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis Refinery was used for beta testing of sustainable CO2 neutral fuel production (360 bpd) from organic wood feedstock. Freiberg, Germany (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 FAM Germany GmbH & Co KG and its management company Niagara Worldwide LLC are...

2014-03-03 23:27:05

BioSPR for biogas to be exhibited at BioEnergy Italy on March 5-7, 2014. Rome, GA (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Hydro Dynamics, Inc. (HDI) of Rome, Georgia would like to announce that its partner Three-Es S.r.l. (Three-Es) of Milan, Italy will be exhibiting the ShockWave Power Reactor (SPR) at a biogas event in Europe this week. Biogas is the production of methane through the digestion of mostly waste materials. The BioEnergy Italy exhibition (http://www.bioenergyitaly.com) will take place in...

2014-03-03 23:03:37

Strengthening overseas competition is anticipated to keep industry revenue volatile over the five years to 2014. For this reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Soybean Farming industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 The Soybean Farming industry experienced strong growth over the five years to 2014, mainly due to the crop's status as a major input for biofuel. The Renewable Fuels Regulations of 2010 allowed...

Cheaper Methanol Production From New Catalyst
2014-03-03 08:59:49

By Mark Shwartz, Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University An international research team has discovered a potentially clean, low-cost way to convert carbon dioxide into methanol, a key ingredient in the production of plastics, adhesives and solvents, and a promising fuel for transportation. Scientists from Stanford University, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and the Technical University of Denmark combined theory and experimentation to identify a new nickel-gallium...