Biomass

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First reported 42 mins ago - Updated 42 mins ago - 1 reports

Workers Injured Following Explosion at Indianahead Biomass Services

Willful and serious safety violations were citedAug 23, 2014According to a news release from OSHA, two employees were injured following an explosion at Indianhead Explorations LLC, permanently disabling one employee and causing the other to suffer a leg ... [Published Occupational Health & Safety - 42 mins ago]
Entities: Biomass, Workers, Explosion
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Province Introduces New Grants for Biomass Research

The Manitoba government has doubled the Biomass Energy Support Program funding to $1 million, with the additional $500,000 of new funding targeted to applied re projects that will support the growth of the biomass industry, Agriculture, Food and Rural ... [Published Noodls - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Biomass, solar and wind cannot sustain an advanced society

EROIs of all energy techniques with economic “threshold”. Biomass: Maize, 55 t/ ha per year harvested (wet). Wind: Location is Northern Schleswig Holstein (2000 full- load hours). Coal: Transportation not included. Nuclear: Enrichment 83% centrifuge, ... [Published SeekerBlog - 8 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

DECC release latest RHI figures

The latest figures for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) show that from April to July 2014, 7,418 homes have applied for payments under the domestic RHI.Looking at the non-domestic RHI figures, which has been running for longer, a big majority (93%) ... [Published H&V News - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 2 reports

Biomass specialist up for top award

A Northumberland-based biomass boiler installation company has been shortlisted for a national industry award.The Wood Heating Company has been revealed as one of the companies in the running to win the Biomass Installer of the Year category at the Energy ... [Published Blyth and Wansbeck Today - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 2 reports

Explosion at waste facility leaves worker permanently disabled

Two workers in St. Augustine, Fla. suffered injuries while cutting into a gas supply pipe with a torch when residual gas ignited inside the pipe and exploded due to the pressure.The March 2014 incident at Indianhead Explorations LLC, doing business as ... [Published ISHN - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

New toolkit to help SMEs benefit from green economy

The Institute for Sustainability has launched a free toolkit, which details the opportunities arising from the growing onshore renewable energy and related low carbon markets, to help built environment SMEs.The Renewable Energy Toolkit aims to help businesses ... [Published H&V News - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

PNNL study uncovers role of water in forming impurity in bio-oil upgrading; insight into fundamentals of biofuel catalysis

In working to elucidate the chemistry of hydrodeoxygenation (HDO) for the catalytic upgrading of pyrolytic bio-oil to fuel-grade products, researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have discovered that water in the conversion process ... [Published Green Car Congress - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

The Weitz Company to Expand Manufacturing and Process Market Leadership

DES MOINES, Iowa--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The Weitz Company, a full-service construction firm, today announced expansion of its Manufacturing and Process leadership, with the appointment of Jesse Hammes to provide national oversight to the project ... [Published EON Manufacturing - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Department Of Energy Announces $5.9M Funding Opportunity For Southern Research Institute

Release date- 21082014 - Birmingham, AL - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced that Southern Research Institute has been selected for negotiation for an award of up to $5.9 million to advance production of high performance, low cost carbon ... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

Leroy reports bumper quarter despite higher costs, lower spot prices

, 9:34 amLeroy Seafood reported its best second quarter and first half to a year ever for Q2 2014, despite higher costs and lower spot prices compared to Q1 and the same period in 2013.A 21% increase in harvested volumes was the main driver of increased ... [Published Undercurrent News - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Malaysia Debt Ventures: Algaetech International Launches ASEAN's 1st Astaxanthin Facility In TPM

(ASEAN's first Astaxanthin project with a monthly production capacity of 3.5 tons)KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 (Bernama) -- Today Algaetech launched ASEAN's 1st Astaxanthin Facility in Technology Park Malaysia officiated by YBhg. Datuk Md. Zubir Ansori Yahaya, ... [Published Bernama - Aug 21 2014]

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"Biomass is touted as a clean, green and renewable source of energy, but the reality on the ground and in the air is different," Bundy said. "The EPA can't give these inefficient, dirty facilities a free pass on carbon pollution."
"Manitoba's green economy creates new opportunities for biofuel manufacturers and additional markets for producers," said Minister Kostyshyn. "Re and development is needed to build capacity across the province and address any gaps in our biomass sector. Through this strategic investment, we can support even more Manitoba farms and businesses as they invest in a more sustainable future."
...PHOTO VISAKHAPATNAM: Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) director (Personnel) GBS Prasad inaugurated a community drinking waterwater system worth ` "15 lakh at Chepalapalem village, as part of the company’s corporate social responsibility activities. Under the scheme, 20 litres of pure drinking water will be supplied to the villagers for just `3."
Larry Ward, the Executive Director of the Michigan Conservative Energy Forum stated, "The Michigan Conservative Energy Forum is grateful to Congressman Benishek and his staff for partnering with us on our Northern Michigan "All of the Above Energy Tour". Energy policy impacts everyone and Michigan's investment in renewable energy and energy efficiency means the opportunity for more jobs and economic development. Homegrown energy production means greater energy security and less dependence on the Middle East for foreign oil. Whether it's hydro, bio-mass, wind, solar or natural gas companies, entrepreneurs, innovators and contractors are working with communities across Northern Michigan, creating solutions to local energy issues. On behalf of the Michigan Conservative Energy Forum and our Leadership Council, I want to thank Congressman Benishek for taking the time to meet with energy industry leaders who are truly making a difference for Michigan's energy future."

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Biomass, solar and wind cannot sustain an advan... [Published SeekerBlog - 8 hours ago]
EROIs of all energy techniques with economic “threshold”. Biomass: Maize, 55 t/ ha per year harvested (wet). Wind: Location is Northern Schleswig Holstein (2000 full- load hours). Coal: Transportation not included. Nuclear: Enrichment 83% centrifuge, ...
SRI leveraging renewables in carbon fiber research [Published FierceEnergy - 20 hours ago]
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected Southern Research Institute (SRI) for an award of up to $5.9 million to advance production of high-performance, low-cost carbon fibers from biomass. The DOE award will fund development of a multi-step ...
Bio-bean is turning coffee grounds into energy ... [Published HDTV UK - 21 hours ago]
When thinking of coffee shop waste, we always tend to think of piles and piles of cups, but the average coffee shop throws out around 22 pounds of coffee grounds a day too. With so many coffee shops (sometimes three or four all within the same square ...
The Catch-22 of Energy Storage [Published BraveNewClimate - Aug 22 2014]
Pick up a research paper on battery technology, fuel cells, energy storage technologies or any of the advanced materials science used in these fields, and you will likely find somewhere in the introductory paragraphs a throwaway line about its application ...
Nuclear Q&A with OETEC [Published Decarbonise SA - Aug 22 2014]
This week I have been responding to a detailed series of questions from Federic Bernal, director of OETEC , one of the most prominent energy think-tanks in South America. He is gathering opinions from 30-50 international multidisciplinary commentators ...
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