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Examining Fate Of Methane Following The Deepwater Horizon Spill
2014-05-12 03:18:56

By James Hataway, University of Georgia The 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout discharged roughly five million barrels of oil and up to 500,000 metric tonnes of natural gas into Gulf of Mexico offshore waters over a period of 84 days. In the face of a seemingly insurmountable cleanup effort, many were relieved by reports following the disaster that naturally-occurring microbes had consumed much of the gas and oil. Now, a team of researchers led by University of Georgia marine scientists...

2014-05-08 20:23:32

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Industrial Waste Management Market by Services (Collection, Recycling, Incineration, Landfill) & Geography (Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Americas) - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2019" to its store. DALLAS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- This report estimates the industrial waste management market in terms of value. The global industrial waste management market is segmented based on their services which include collection, recycling,...

2014-05-07 12:23:40

DALLAS, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Industrial Waste Management Market by Services (Collection, Recycling, Incineration, Landfill) & Geography (Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Americas) - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2019", defines and segments the global Industrial Waste Management Market with an analysis and forecast of the revenue. The Industrial Waste Management Market will grow from an estimated $863.8 Billion in 2014 to $1,442.0 Billion...

2014-05-07 08:25:34

Organics-to-waste facility to begin producing clean energy in summer of 2015 EVEN YEHUDA, Israel, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluesphere Corp. (OTCBB: BLSP) (the "Company" or "Bluesphere"), a clean energy company that develops, manages and owns waste-to-energy projects, announced today commencement of detailed design and engineering work for its 5.2 megawatt (MW) waste-to-energy project in Charlotte, North Carolina. This detailed design and engineering work, which is expected to...

2014-05-05 08:23:03

NEW YORK, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TechWaste Recycling Launches and extends operations in New York. A new TechWaste Recycling center has opened up in Brooklyn New York. Address: 700 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, New York - 11231. This is the second major location for the company. The new location furthers TechWaste's recycling goal of meeting the growing needs for businesses seeking to dispose of unwanted and outdated electronic waste and IT equipment. Photo -...

2014-05-02 12:28:16

VALDOSTA, Ga., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A ribbon cutting ceremony today officially opened the nearby Pecan Row landfill gas generating facility, which will produce more than 4 megawatts (MW) of power for Green Power EMC, a green energy cooperative owned by 38 Electric Membership Corporations (EMC) in Georgia. Green Power EMC has contracted with Energy Systems Group to purchase the full energy output of the Pecan Row facility - about 4.8 MW of total generation - and now has a green...

2014-05-02 12:22:49

VAUGHAN, ON, May 2, 2014 /CNW/ - GFL Environmental Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Waste Management of Canada Corporation to buy Waste Management's assets in the Provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador. The closing is subject to conditions, including obtaining certain regulatory and contractual consents. GFL and Waste Management will work together to obtain the required consents and expect to close the purchase in...

2014-05-01 23:13:09

At Your Disposal (AYD) Waste Services, Inc. is currently providing two roll-off dumpsters and regularly weekly hauling services on the construction of a new office building in West Austin, TX. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Austin waste management company At Your Disposal (AYD) is currently assisting general contractor Zapalac/Reed Construction Co. on the construction of a new office building in the San Clemente office and retail park in West Austin. AYD is providing two 40-yard roll off...

2014-05-01 08:27:31

MONTREAL, May 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSXV: XBC)("Xebec"), a provider of biogas upgrading, natural gas, field gas and hydrogen purification and filtration solutions for the clean energy and crude-derived fuels displacement markets, announced today that it is launching a new range of filtration products on May 5(th) at the ACT Expo 2014, in Long Beach, California. The new X-Series has been specifically designed for natural gas filtration and will complement the...

2014-04-30 08:23:33

ATLANTA, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) and INFICON Inc. announced today a portable, intrinsically safe INFICON DataFID(TM) Flame Ionization Detector and Trimble® SEMonitor(TM) software as a complete solution for surface methane monitoring of landfills. The landfill gas solution provides a more streamlined workflow for the environmental services professional, improving efficiency and reducing rework. The announcement was made at WasteExpo 2014, North America's...


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