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2014-02-18 16:20:34

UPPER MARLBORO, Md., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) welcomed President of the United States Barack Obama to its Upper Marlboro, Maryland distribution center as he called for new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas standards for medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130625/SF38175LOGO) In using the Upper Marlboro distribution center for the backdrop for this important announcement, President Obama recognized Safeway's commitment to...

Plastic Shopping Bags Can Be Turned Into Fuel, Other Petroleum Products
2014-02-13 06:51:01

Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Plastic shopping bags, an abundant source of litter on land and at sea, can be converted into diesel, natural gas and other useful petroleum products, researchers report. The conversion produces significantly more energy than it requires and results in transportation fuels – diesel, for example – that can be blended with existing ultra-low-sulfur diesels and biodiesels. Other products, such as natural gas,...

2014-02-12 08:21:21

~ Fully Integrated OEM Solution Optimized for Dual Fuel Operation ~ VANCOUVER, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and systems, today is unveiling its newest proprietary technology that has shown a significant breakthrough on dual fuel performance, Westport gas enhanced methane diesel (Westport GEMDi( TM)). Westport GEMDi technology enables engine original equipment manufacturers...

2014-02-11 08:21:03

LONDON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Oil Filter & Fuel Filter Market by Vehicle Type (Passenger Cars, LCVs & HCVs), Market Type (OE & Aftermarket), Filter Type (Oil & Fuel), Fuel Type (Gasoline & Diesel) & Geography - Industry Trends & Forecast to 2018 Emerging green initiatives, emphasis on energy security & sustainability by reducing dependency on non-renewable energy resources and tougher...

2014-02-05 08:31:58

Patent secures IP around STG+, company's novel single-loop, thermochemical liquid fuel synthesis process HILLSBOROUGH, N.J., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Primus Green Energy Inc., an alternative fuel company that converts natural gas and other feedstocks directly into drop-in transportation fuels and solvents, announced today that the company's patent application(1) covering its STG+ liquid fuel synthesis technology has been allowed by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)....

New Technique Turns Plant Waste Into Biogasoline
2014-02-04 07:17:39

University of California, Davis Gasoline-like fuels can be made from cellulosic materials such as farm and forestry waste using a new process invented by chemists at the University of California, Davis. The process could open up new markets for plant-based fuels, beyond existing diesel substitutes. "What's exciting is that there are lots of processes to make linear hydrocarbons, but until now nobody has been able to make branched hydrocarbons with volatility in the gasoline range," said...

2014-01-29 23:21:33

Fuel Additives Market report segments the market by ten mostly used additives types such as deposit control additives, cetane improvers, antioxidants, dyes & markers, lubricity improvers, cold flow improvers, stability improvers, corrosion inhibitors, octane improvers and anti-icing. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/fuel-additives-market-723.html (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 The report “Fuel Additives Market by Diesel, Gasoline & Aviation Applications, Types (Deposit...

2014-01-28 16:20:29

Near-zero emissions, superior energy efficiency highlighted at National Conference on Science Policy and Environment- Building Climate Solutions WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the start of the 14(th) National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment, Building Climate Solutions this week in Arlington, VA, the Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120201/MM46474LOGO)...

2014-01-23 12:24:21

Near-zero emissions and superior energy efficiency positions Clean Diesel to play expanded role in goods movement SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement about California's Sustainable Freight Initiative, being publicly introduced today at the California Air Resources Board (CARB) meeting in Sacramento. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120201/MM46474LOGO) "The new generation of clean diesel technology...

2014-01-23 08:20:13

LONDON, January 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The implementation of Euro VI standards for medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicles in 2013 prompted truck manufacturers to include the most advanced emissions control package yet seen in Europe: Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) aftertreatment and wall flow diesel particulate filters for all vehicle models, combined with Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) for some but not others - notably Iveco. The first SCR trucks were delivered in...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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