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2014-03-03 23:27:24

The Niagara Team to date has found several worldwide entities working on beta-sized production facilities in need of ready to use equipment such as that which is located at the former CHOREN site in Freiberg. The CHOREN Beta Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis Refinery was used for beta testing of sustainable CO2 neutral fuel production (360 bpd) from organic wood feedstock. Freiberg, Germany (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 FAM Germany GmbH & Co KG and its management company Niagara Worldwide LLC are...

2014-01-24 23:22:54

The FT Synthesis, the heavy duty Nueman & Esser (NEA) compressors, a 3-Stage Aerzen Compressor, and associated power and processing equipment are a focus of the global oil and gas industry and its rapid expansion. Freiberg, Germany (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Faith Asset Management Germany GmbH & Co. KG (FAM Germany), in conjunction with Niagara Worldwide, announces the orderly sale of all equipment at the former CHOREN Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis Refinery in Freiberg, Germany to make...

2013-09-23 08:23:15

HOUSTON, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Pinto Energy LLC ("Pinto Energy" or "Pinto" or "the Company") Announcing Gas-to-Liquids Plant in Ashtabula, Ohio Pinto Energy LLC (Pinto), a developer of smaller scale Gas-to-Liquids (GTL) facilities, is pleased to announce its Ashtabula GTL project. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130923/MN84124) The 2,800 barrel per day (bpd) plant will be built at Pinto's 80-acre industrial site to the east of Ashtabula, Ohio. It...

2013-07-09 12:22:09

PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- While registering modest growth through 2012, the global wax market continues to be transformed, according to a new report Global Wax Industry: Market Analysis and Opportunities by worldwide consulting and research firm Kline & Company. Synthetic waxes are growing rapidly, supplanting petroleum waxes which enjoy a dominant, but declining market share. Hydrogenated and natural vegetable waxes are also making inroads. The global wax...

2013-06-04 12:22:35

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kline & Company releases a white paper on how the boom in shale gas resource acquisitions and development in North America over the past three years has brought a formerly niche play into the spotlight. Once primarily the province of under-capitalized independent producers who refined horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing technology to tap into the once-marginal tight gas reservoirs in Appalachia, the Central U.S., and Western...

2013-01-07 12:22:18

Research could make new alternative coal fuel processes more environmentally and economically competitive with petroleum-based processes DURHAM, N.C., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Southern Research Institute today announced it has entered into a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Dept. of Energy to test an innovative method for producing liquid transportation fuels from coal and biomass thereby improving the economics and lifecycle impacts of coal-to-liquid (CTL) and...

Synthetic Fuel Could End US Reliance On Crude Oil
2012-12-06 09:22:03

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The United States has been relying on crude oil for more than a century. While it has played a vital role in driving modern innovation–transportation, plastics, detergents and even clothing–crude oil has also contributed to dangerous global warming. With the burgeoning threat of climate change, researchers from Princeton have outlined how the US could end reliance on petroleum and move to synthetic fuels. The US could...

Simulations On Ranger Supercomputer Help Researchers Understand Biofuel Reactions
2012-12-04 12:44:16

Texas Advanced Computing Center, The University of Texas at Austin In a well-known fairy tale, Rumpelstiltskin used magic to weave straw into gold. Today, scientists are reversing that formula – using gold to turn straw (and other forms of biomass) into today's global currency: energy. The magic involves a special nanocatalyst, in which minute particles of gold dot the surface of titanium-oxide. The forces that emerge from the combination of these two materials are strong enough...

2012-11-19 08:22:30

LONDON, November 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights - Purchase of 933,687 new Group shares at 135p per share by an affiliate of Ventech Engineers - 44% premium to the closing mid-market share price on 16 November 2012 - Raises GBP1.3 million for the Group - Agreements signed with Ventech: - Oxford Catalysts will be Ventech's preferred supplier of FT technology for North America - Ventech will have...

Navy Looks To The Seas For Fueling The Fleet
2012-09-24 15:36:37

Refueling U.S. Navy vessels, at sea and underway, is a costly endeavor in terms of logistics, time, fiscal constraints and threats to national security and sailors at sea. In Fiscal Year 2011, the U.S. Navy Military Sea Lift Command, the primary supplier of fuel and oil to the U.S. Navy fleet, delivered nearly 600 million gallons of fuel to Navy vessels underway, operating 15 fleet replenishment oilers around the globe. From Seawater to CO2 Scientists at the U.S. Naval Research...