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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,...

2014-02-07 16:23:04

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Coal Company (Nasdaq: JRCC) (the "Company"), today announced that it is exploring and evaluating potential strategic alternatives for the Company, which may include a capital investment through debt and/or equity securities or a sale of all or one or more portions of the Company. In connection with launching this process, the Company has entered into an amendment to its Revolving Credit Agreement (the "Amendment"), which will...

2014-02-05 20:21:38

Application Seeks IP Protection on Certain Properties of MagneGas Fuels TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), the developer of a technology that converts liquid waste into hydrogen-based fuels, announced today that it filed a new provisional patent application on the unique properties of MagneGas fuels. Recent research and development revealed properties of MagneGas that the Company believes hold patentable...

2014-02-05 12:21:03

Near-zero emissions, superior energy efficiency and renewable fuel readiness highlighted at 2014 National Energy Policy Outlook Conference in Washington D.C. WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the nation's energy leaders from all 50 states come together this week with federal officials, environmental leaders and energy experts at the 2014 National Energy Policy Outlook Conference in Washington D.C., the Diesel Technology Forum will be exhibiting information...

2014-02-04 16:30:31

New Storage Tank Solutions Available for Oil Companies LA PORTE, Texas, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The oil industry is unique from other industries, and oil companies understand how important it is for employees to have access to quality fixtures and equipment in the field. Whether in manufacturing and refining facilities, storage areas or drilling sites, there is a need to store large quantities of oil, and oil companies must find a cost-effective and beneficial way to...

2014-02-04 16:24:18

Calumet Expands Distribution of Asphalt Products Into New Mid-Continent Markets INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: CLMT) ("Calumet" or the "Partnership"), a leading independent producer of specialty hydrocarbon and fuels products, today announced a multi-year agreement with Frontier Terminal, LLC ("Frontier") to lease a 348,000 barrel liquid asphalt distribution terminal in Muskogee, Oklahoma ("Muskogee Terminal"). The...

2014-02-04 08:32:40

VANCOUVER, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed the transaction previously announced to acquire all of the current outstanding and issued ordinary shares of Territory Biofuels Limited ("TBF"), increasing its ownership of TBF from 55% to 100%. TBF owns the largest biodiesel plant in Australia with an annual capacity of 140 million litres with plans to re-start operations in the latter half of...

2014-02-04 08:24:01

Independent Testing Confirms Ener-Core System Exceeds Strictest NOx Emissions Standards for Methane Power Generation and Pollution Control IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ener-Core, Inc. (OTCQB: ENCR; "Ener-Core" or the "Company"), whose proprietary Gradual Oxidation technology and equipment generates clean electric power from low quality and waste gases, today announced the successful completion of its demonstration project at the Department of Defense's (DoD) Fort...

2014-02-03 23:24:55

World Energy has upgraded to an SPR BD 50 at its Rome, GA facility. The new SPR, in combination with other expansions, will allow the plant to increase its production while still maintaining its heritage of quality. Rome, GA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 Hydro Dynamics, Inc. (http://www.hydrodynamics.com), makers of innovative ShockWave Power Reactor (SPR) technology and longtime biodiesel industry leader World Energy, through its WMG Services, LLC business unit (http://www.worldenergy.net),...

2014-02-01 23:00:53

Transparency Market Research Report Added "Petroleum Coke Market - Global Industry Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, And Forecasts 2012 - 2018" to its database. Browse Full Report:- http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/petroleum-coke-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 Increasing demand for refined petroleum products and the high price difference between heavy and light crude oil are leading to an increase in demand for heavy crude. Availability of crude as...


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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
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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