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2011-02-26 00:00:27

New on this year’s agenda for 2nd Biomass Trade & Power is a site visit to Topell Energy’s first commercial torrefaction plant & an exclusive networking reception sponsored by City of Rotterdam.

2010-09-24 05:50:00

A Swedish energy company announced the opening of the largest offshore wind farm on Thursday, as the British government pushes to reduce carbon emissions that drive climate change, receiving a strong welcome from environmental campaigners.

2010-06-16 12:00:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) announced today it has been selected to receive $253 million in Phase 2 funding from the United States Department of Energy (DOE) under the Industrial Carbon Capture and Sequestration (ICCS) Program for its ICCS project in Port Arthur, Texas.

2009-11-04 11:53:00

PARIS, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Alstom and Schlumberger have announced the signature of an agreement for mutual collaboration in the joint offering of CCS*-ready studies.

2009-07-13 06:30:00

NEW YORK, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Volvo Car Corporation has chosen advanced, American-made lithium-ion battery systems designed and produced by Ener1, Inc.

2009-06-08 11:00:00

STOCKHOLM, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Sweden hosts a world class automotive cluster with brands such as SAAB Automobile, Scania, Volvo Cars and Volvo Group, some 1,000 suppliers and ABB, a global leader in power and automation technology.

2009-04-20 08:10:00

Several large automotive and energy corporations have reached an agreement on a universal "plug" that would recharge electric cars, announced German energy company RWE on Sunday.

2009-03-31 09:15:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it will play a key role in the world's first full demonstration of oxyfuel carbon capture and sequestration with the signing of an agreement with Vattenfall AB, one of Europe's leading energy companies.

2009-03-30 06:15:00

A New Advanced Amine CO2 Capture Pilot Plant in West Virginia SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Alstom, a world leader in power generation, and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), a global gas treating industry leader, announce the design and construction of a pilot plant to capture carbon dioxide (CO2) from the flue gas of a coal-fired boiler at the Dow-owned facility in South Charleston, West Virginia, USA.

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  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
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