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2012-03-19 02:21:52

ROSARIO, Argentina, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Keclon, an Argentina-based emerging innovator in generating proprietary enzymes that improve the quality, efficiency and cost of biodiesel fuel production, announced today the completion of a Seed round of financing. Major investors participating in the round include internationally respected scientific and technology entrepreneurs and venture investors: Dr. Pablo Valenzuela, Chilean biochemist, industrial biotechnology pioneer, former...

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2012-03-14 16:15:51

A  class of chemical compounds used for flavor and fragrance may one day become a clean, renewable resource with which to fuel our automobiles. U.S. Department of Energy researchers have modified the E. Coli bacteria to create large quantities of methyl ketone from glucose. First tests of this methyl ketone show very high cetane numbers. Cetane is a fuel rating system for diesel fuel, similar to octane ratings for gasoline. This makes the methyl ketones a viable candidate for production...

2012-03-14 15:12:00

SAULT STE. MARIE, Ontario, March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MSE Enviro-Tech Corp (OTC: MEVT), (Frankfurt: MEH) announced a 2-year agreement with Wardlaw Fuels for the supply of biodiesel blends to the Transit Commission of the City Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario for its entire fleet of buses. One of the core business lines of the Company (www.sittm.ca) is the sourcing and distribution of biodiesel. The Company establishes collaborative arrangements with distributors of petroleum products to...

2012-03-14 14:00:00

HOUSTON, March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today received the Refining & Energy Company of the Year Award from Hart Energy, recognizing the company's achievements in refining and oxyfuels. Kevin W. Brown, Senior Vice President of Refining for LyondellBasell accepted the award today in San Diego, CA, during the World Refining & Fuels Conference. "We are honored to be recognized as the Refining and Energy Company of the Year by Hart Energy," Brown said....

2012-03-14 13:02:23

JBEI Researchers Develop a New Candidate for a Cleaner, Greener and Renewable Diesel Fuel A class of chemical compounds best known today for fragrance and flavor may one day provide the clean, green and renewable fuel with which truck and auto drivers fill their tanks. Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy´s Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI) have engineered Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria to generate significant quantities of methyl ketone compounds from glucose. In...

2012-03-06 07:30:00

CLEVELAND, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced positive results after more than a year of service for its fleet of pre-production vehicles operating in several communities in South Florida. These Autocar E3 refuse vehicles are equipped with Parker's RunWise® Advanced Series Hybrid Drive System and on average have reduced fuel consumption by 43 percent when compared to...

2012-03-04 08:00:00

For qualified wholesalers who have customers with Hot Rods, Sprint Cars, Midgets, Modified, Drag Racers, Road Racers, Off-Road, Diesel Pullers, etc., Champion Oil has announced numerous new geographical locations and opportunities available in North America. Inquiries should be from established race and performance businesses interested in acquiring this technologically advanced, extremely popular, highly profitable, and track proven racing and performance line of products. Clinton, MO...

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Champion Oil, a major player in development and manufacturing of purpose built specialty lubricants, announced today an efficient and easy to access web page that organizes multiple on-line sellers of their Champion Racing Oils, Performance Lubricants, Additives and Chemicals. http://www.championbrands.com/olretail.htm (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Example of Champion Products now available on-line Champion Racing Motor Oils contain Champion´s proprietary TVS® (Thermal Viscosity...

2012-03-02 14:53:00

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement today regarding the release of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) study of Diesel Exhaust in Miners (DEMS). The study looked at the relationship between exposure to diesel exhaust and the incidence of lung cancer in miners who worked in underground mines from the 1950's to the 1990's. (Logo:...

2012-02-26 08:00:00

Champion Blue Flame® Motor Oil, a major product sponsor of Diesel Motorsports and the National Association of Diesel Motorsports (NADM), announced this week thier 2012 National Event Schedule for Diesel Drag Racing and Sled Pulling competiton. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) February 26, 2012 Diesel Motorsports, formerly the National Association of Diesel Motorsports, was eastablished in 2007 and is the only sanctioning body for diesels that promotes all diesel motorsports associations, clubs...