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2014-10-29 16:23:00

Offsetters' Life Cycle Study confirms that copy paper made from agricultural waste is one of the most sustainable copy papers available VANCOUVER, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Offsetters Climate Solutions and Prairie Paper Ventures Inc. (Prairie Paper) have released an updated life cycle report that reconfirms copy paper made from agricultural waste, like wheat straw, as one of the most sustainable copy papers in the world. Offsetters, one of North America's leading carbon...

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 16:23:11

Republic Services landfill hosts 9.6-megawatt power plant MT. GILEAD, N.C., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DTE Biomass Energy today celebrated the completion of its 9.6-megawatt landfill gas-to-energy project at the Uwharrie Environmental Landfill in Mt. Gilead. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140924/148236 DTE Biomass Energy last month started operating the facility at the landfill, which is owned and operated by Republic Services of North Carolina. Landfill gas at the site...

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....

2014-10-21 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....


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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