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Biodiesel Made Sustainable With New, Fossil-fuel-free Process
2014-05-23 03:07:28

Michigan State University A new fuel-cell concept, developed by an Michigan State University researcher, will allow biodiesel plants to eliminate the creation of hazardous wastes while removing their dependence on fossil fuel from their production process. The platform, which uses microbes to glean ethanol from glycerol and has the added benefit of cleaning up the wastewater, will allow producers to reincorporate the ethanol and the water into the fuel-making process, said Gemma...

2014-05-22 23:08:01

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Global Specialty Fuel Additives Market: Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/specialty-fuel-additives.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Specialty fuel additives include deposit control agents, corrosion inhibitors, antioxidants, antiknock agents, metal deactivators and others. Companies have been...

2014-05-19 23:01:45

The new website for Kinetic Fuel Technology is informative, easy to navigate and features an online store. Youngstown, NY (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Kinetic Fuel Technology Inc. recently announced the launch of their new and improved website. Growing online activity and increased online purchases were the driving force behind the update. Included on the site are many of the most visited pages from the previous site, including Hot Topics, FAQs and the online store. The company has experienced an...

2014-05-15 08:25:26

Significant milestone toward widespread availability of renewable fuel; Diamond Green Diesel using UOP/Eni Ecofining(TM) process technology to produce more than 130 million gallons per year of renewable diesel DES PLAINES, Ill., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that its UOP/Eni Ecofining(TM) process technology is powering the largest commercial advanced biofuel facility in the U.S., capable of producing more than 130 million...

2014-05-09 16:20:43

DUBLIN, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qzptlj/global_light) has announced the addition of the "Global Light Vehicle Engine Technologies Market 2008 To 2028" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report provides a comprehensive overview of the global light vehicle engine technologies sector, major suppliers, top markets, technology trends and market size forecasts. Based on exclusive...

2014-05-05 08:21:10

~Westport WiNG(TM) On Display at ACT Expo ~ LONG BEACH, CA, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT) (NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, announces that the only California Air Resources Board and EPA certified Ford F-150, featuring the Westport WiNG(TM) Power System, is being debuted during the Alternative Clean Transportation Expo (ACT) in Long Beach, and will be on display May 6 to 8. (Photo:...

2014-05-04 23:02:22

The Commercial Movers, commercial movers in Los Angeles, now offers an entirely green and eco-friendly moving fleet to reduce its carbon footprint on the environment. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 The Commercial Movers (http://thecommercialmovers.com), full-service commercial movers in Los Angeles, is now offering a green fleet of heavy-duty trucks. As the nation becomes increasingly cognizant of the need to reduce carbon emissions, sulfur and soot output and particulate...

2014-05-01 12:24:22

WASHINGTON, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the world's largest manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, Caterpillar faced diverse challenges in meeting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new Tier 4 standard for producing near-zero emissions in new off-road engines and equipment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO According to EPA: "To meet these Tier 4 emission standards, engine manufacturers will produce new engines with advanced emission...

2014-05-01 04:20:27

AURORA, Ill., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas prices continue to rise as Illinois and Indiana drivers are currently paying on average $3.89 and $3.73 respectively for a gallon of regular unleaded. Illinois prices reflect a rise of nearly $.15 from just a month ago, while the $.02 month-over-month disparity in Indiana is much smaller. Drivers in every state except Colorado are paying higher gas prices than a month ago. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100506/AAACHILOGO In April in...

2014-04-30 23:04:37

11 Countries Move Up in Hart Energy Research & Consulting’s Annual List; U.S. Slips Four Places Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Led by Singapore, 11 countries rose in Hart Energy Research & Consulting’s 2014 ranking of countries based on commitment to lower sulfur content in gasoline. Singapore, which did not regulate gasoline sulfur until October 2013, joined the Top 100 at 49th place with its move to a 50-parts-per-million (ppm) limit. China jumped eight places from...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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