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2014-10-21 08:25:19

WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today reported that Giant King Grass previously released from quarantine in Hawaii is successfully growing at the Hawaii Agriculture Research Center (HARC) on Oahu. HARC, which originally began in 1882 as a trade organization of the sugarcane industry, today has the mission to support a viable agricultural sector in Hawaii by researching and applying relevant science and technology to achieve practical solutions...

2014-10-18 23:01:35

The continued existence of RPSs, as well as new biomass energy technology, is expected to continue allowing industry players to compete with other energy-generation technologies in the next five years. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Biomass Power industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 The Biomass Power industry has grown at a healthy rate in the five years to 2014. The industry's...

2014-10-14 16:25:36

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- REPORT HIGHLIGHTSBCC Research estimates that the global demand for bioproducts will increase at a double-digit compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.6% over the next five years to reach $700.7 billion in 2018 from $387.6 billion in 2013, when it will attain a market penetration rate of 5.5% in 2018, from an estimated rate of 4.2% in 2013. This report provides:A complete techno-economic and environmental analysis of industrial biorefinery...

2014-10-13 16:21:43

DTE Biomass, Landfill Energy Systems partnership completes development of 20-MW power plant SYLMAR, Calif., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunshine Gas Producers, a joint venture between DTE Biomass Energy and EIF Renewable Energy Holdings through its subsidiary Landfill Energy Systems, has started generating electricity from landfill gas at its recently constructed renewable energy facility at the Sunshine Canyon Landfill in Sylmar....

2014-10-09 08:21:21

WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today issued an update regarding the progress of the Tibbar Energy USVI, Giant King Grass fueled, 7-megawatt biogas power plant on the island of St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands. The power plant will provide the only base load renewable electricity in the USVI. The majority feedstock is from VIASPACE Giant King Grass (GKG). Tibbar will sell power for 25 years with a 5 year option to the Water and Power Authority...

2014-09-26 16:23:49

GATINEAU, QC, Sept. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Agrisoma Biosciences Inc. an agriculture technology company, today announced the first closing of its Series A financing round, expected to total $8 million through 2014. The funding round was led by Cycle Capital Management and included participation of BDC Venture Capital, one of Agrisoma's current equity investors. Steven Fabijanski, President and CEO stated, "We are very proud to include an experienced team like Cycle Capital Management as a...

2014-09-24 23:03:21

New research study “Global Biopower Market - Capacity, Generation, Market Size, Major Feedstock, Regulations, and Key Country Analysis to 2025” created by GlobalData is now available at MarketPublishers.com London, UK (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Based on cumulative capacity, the primary feedstock for biopower in mid-2014 was wood waste, which accounted for nearly 32% of total biopower capacity as it is available from a wide range of sources, e.g. timber businesses. Bagasse was the...

2014-09-22 16:22:25

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of American Foresters (SAF) has published "Forest Carbon Accounting Considerations in US Bioenergy Policy" in the Journal of Forestry. The article, which was authored by an SAF-sponsored team comprised of some of the US's leading forest carbon experts, identifies and examines scientific-based insights essential to understanding forest bioenergy and "carbon debts." As noted by Reid Miner, the lead author and chair of the...

2014-09-22 08:22:41

WALNUT, Calif., September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today reported that CEO, Dr. Carl Kukkonen, met with potential Giant King Grass customers in Hawaii. Dr. Kukkonen also attended the Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit held in Honolulu September 15-17, where he gave an invited presentation at a special conference track on Agricultural Innovation. On March 17, 2014, VIASPACE announced that Giant King Grass was released from the mandatory one-year quarantine on...

2014-09-21 08:20:28

ReportsnReports.com adds "Global Biopower Market - Capacity, Generation, Market Size, Major Feedstock, Regulations, and Key Country Analysis to 2025" to its store. The report provides a clear overview of and detailed insight into the global biopower market. DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Global cumulative biopower installed capacity increased significantly from 49 Gigawatts (GW) in 2006 to 87.6 GW in 2013. A major portion of this increased capacity employed several biomass...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.