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2014-04-21 12:23:10

Clean Diesel Power's Role in the Economic Growth & Sustainability to Be Highlighted At Summit Celebrating NAFTA's 20th Anniversary CHICAGO, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the tri-national summit examining the 20(th) anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), government, transportation and energy officials will explore diesel power's role in expanding future trade while also improving air quality. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO The...

Corn-Based Biofuel Production Could Generate More CO2 Than Gasoline
2014-04-21 07:42:39

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Research published Sunday in the journal Nature Climate Change is calling into question whether or not corn crop residue can be used to meet US government mandates to increase the production of biofuels and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In fact, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Agronomy & Horticulture assistant professor Adam Liska and his colleagues report that using corn residue to create ethanol or other...

2014-04-18 12:21:28

Utility is Credited with Helping the Industry Curb Methane Emissions SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new White House strategy paper on reducing emissions of methane--a powerful greenhouse gas--named Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) as one of five natural gas utilities nationwide "collaborating to address key technical and regulatory factors affecting methane emission reduction opportunities from natural gas distribution systems." The official Climate...

2014-04-18 12:20:41

SANTA ANA, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TIMCO CNG is hosting a grand opening and ribbon cutting for its first public-access Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station on Earth Day, April 22, 2014. The Orange County station located at 1601 E 1(st) Street, Santa Ana, CA 92701 will provide consumer and fleet drivers of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) a convenient fueling option between Los Angeles and San Diego. "We are thrilled to be adding vital infrastructure to the City of...

2014-04-17 23:02:16

US Bio Carbon announces a new solution to the nitrates runoff problem. Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Recently many countries, including the United States and Japan, have reached a state of diminishing returns regarding the use of artificial fertilizers, according to recent research done by Oregon State University. Artificial fertilizer can allow farmers to maintain land productivity in regions where the nutrient cycle is no longer completed efficiently due to pesticides...

2014-04-17 20:21:09

DUBLIN, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qcm6ws/research_on_china) has announced the addition of the "Research on China Coal Tar Industry, 2013-2017" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qcm6ws/research_on_china ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) While limited by raw materials, the coal tar producing areas mainly located in Northern China...

2014-04-17 12:24:20

LONDON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Biogas Upgrading: Technologies and Global Marketshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/alternative_renewable/biogas_upgrading_technologies_global_markets.html REPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global market for biogas upgrading equipment reached $125.4 million in 2011. This market is expected to grow to $198.7 million in 2013 and $442.4 million in 2018, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR)...

2014-04-16 04:20:56

GUYMON, Okla., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TruStar Energy is excited to announce the contract award for a large, fast-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station for High Plains Bioenergy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Seaboard Foods - a division of Seaboard Corporation. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131210/LA30600LOGO The two-compressor CNG fueling station will be configured to provide fuel for a wide array of Seaboard heavy-duty vehicles that move products both...

2014-04-15 12:23:24

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) recently implemented its integrated oxy-fuel combustion system for Oriental Silicas Corporation (OSC) in Taiwan, the first water glass producer in Asia to adopt this innovative combustion technology. The system helps OSC improve product quality, reduce emissions, and increase productivity in its water glass (sodium silicate) lumps production process. The integrated oxy-fuel combustion system includes the...

2014-04-14 23:07:43

Honoring Clean Air Advocates & Alternative Fuel Transportation Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 The Propane Council of Texas (ProCOT) is proud to take part in the Lone Star Clean Fuels Alliance (LSCFA) 20th Anniversary on April 15, 2014 at the Palmer Events Center. Not only is the event in celebration of the alliance's anniversary, but it is also a precursor to Earth Day. Lone Star Clean Fuels Alliance, formerly known as Central Texas Clean Cities, is a Department of Energy (DOE)...


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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