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2014-08-14 20:24:12

SAO PAULO, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biosev (BSEV3), the second largest sugarcane processor in the world, posted an EBITDA of R$ 219.2 million, with a 3.4 percentage point increase on its margin, to 24.1 percent in the first fiscal quarter of 2015. The major contribution to this result came from higher crushing volumes, improved prices, and revenue growth coming from energy sales. In the first quarter of the 14/15 crop year, the company crushed 9.7 million tons, up 5.6 percent...

2014-08-12 23:00:58

POET-DSM’s Project LIBERTY will open its doors to the public at its Grand Opening celebration on Wednesday, Sept. 3 in Emmetsburg, Iowa, showcasing first-of-its-kind technology that is poised to dramatically expand our world’s resources for transportation fuel. The commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant will process 770 tons of corn cobs, leaves, husk and some stalk daily to produce 20 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol per year, later ramping up to 25 million gallons per year....

2014-08-12 16:25:15

LONDON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Biorefinery Market 2014-2018.pdfhttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2170338/Global-Biorefinery-Market-2014-2018pdf.htmlAbout BiorefineryA 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 as polyhydroxyalkanoates can be produced from...

2014-08-12 16:23:10

Leading Biofuel Producer Gains Access to Additional $10M in Working Capital PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imperium Renewables, Inc., a leader in next-generation biofuels, announced a new lending agreement with Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: UMPQ), that will provide Imperium with an additional $10 million in working capital to fuel its growth. This modification of a 2012 agreement increases Imperium's working capital from Umpqua to...

2014-08-11 23:03:41

The European Fuel Additives Market report defines and segments the fuel additives market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-fuel-additives-5379768082.html (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 The European Fuel Additives Market report defines and segments the fuel additives market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. Browse through the TOC of the European Fuel Additives Market report, to get an idea of the in-depth analysis...

2014-08-11 12:27:57

ALBANY, New York, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Biochar Market- Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020." According to the report, the global Biochar market revenue was valued at USD 229.3 Million in 2013 and is expected to reach USD 572.3 million in 2020, at a CAGR of 14.8% from 2013 to 2020. Also, the global commercial Biochar production is expected to surge...

2014-08-11 12:23:00

Roeslein Alternative Energy Collaborates with Smithfield Foods, Murphy Brown Missouri on Largest Biogas Project of its Kind; Significant Environmental Benefits Expected ST. LOUIS, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction is underway in Northern Missouri on an innovative $80 million renewable energy project, developed and constructed by Roeslein Alternative Energy, LLC (RAE) in collaboration with Murphy-Brown of Missouri, LLC (MBM) the livestock production subsidiary of Smithfield...

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2014-08-11 03:00:12

Debra Levey Larson, University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences If the hottest new plant grown as a biofuel crop is approved based solely on its greenhouse gas emission profile, its potential as the next invasive species may not be discovered until it’s too late. In response to this need to prevent such invasions, researchers at the University of Illinois have developed both a set of regulatory definitions and provisions and a list of 49 low-risk...

2014-08-07 12:21:10

PLEASANTON, Calif., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cathay Pacific Airways announced today that it is the first airline investor in Fulcrum BioEnergy, Inc. ("Fulcrum"), a US-based sustainable biofuel developer, as part of the airline's biofuel strategy and to help it achieve a target of carbon-neutral growth from 2020. The airline has made a strategic equity investment in Fulcrum, which is a world pioneer in the development and commercialization of converting municipal solid waste into...

2014-08-06 16:22:37

DUBLIN, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Biofuels Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 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...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.