Biomass

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Name: Biomass
First reported 9 mins ago - Updated 9 mins ago - 1 reports

High pressure horizontal circulating fluidized bed biomass…

Biomass is usually a alternative energy source, though the low calorific importance of biomass, low ash freezing point, high alkaline metal content, moisture content on the biomass part is comparatively high. For special ingredients and combustion characteristics ... [Published Roseville Patch - 9 mins ago]
First reported 34 mins ago - Updated 34 mins ago - 1 reports

Farmers helping accelerate the drive for clean air

Ontario isn't letting politically charged energy issues, such as the ongoing gas plant cancellation controversy, get in its way of its clean air policy development . . . and neither should farmers.Regardless of what party is in office after the next election, ... [Published Guelph Mercury - 34 mins ago]
Entities: Biomass, Diesel, Soybean
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

NexSteppe sells over 1,000ha of Palo Alto high biomass sorghums in Brazil

NexSteppe said it has sold over 1,000ha of its Palo Alto high biomass sorghums for biopower in Brazil this past season.The company's Palo Alto high biomass sorghums provide a cost-effective feedstock for power and electricity generation in Brazil.NexSteppe ... [Published Energy Business Review - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

‘I’m doing this because I’m concerned and worried’: Anti-pylon candidate on why he’s not actually anti-pylons

FIANNA FÁIL CANDIDATE for Ireland South, Kieran Hartley, has insisted that he is not against pylons, but believes that the government needs to look at alternative sources of energy including biomass and nuclear power.The vocal campaigner gained prominence ... [Published TheJournal.ie - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Fianna Fáil, Pylon, Ireland
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Government awards £1.3m contract to generate bioenergy from wetlands

Three British companies have been awarded a share of over £1.3 million to spur on innovation in turning reeds and rushes from wetlands into bioenergy.Contracts have been awarded to AMW IBERS, Natural Synergies and AB Systems, as part of a Department of ... [Published WaterBriefing - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Harvesting fuel after the corn is out

There’s a ton of useful material left behind the combine. Actually it’s millions of tons, and much of that leftover crop residue in fields comes in handy as nutrients and cover in minimum tillage systems. But not all of it needs to be left behind. Matt ... [Published Brownfield Network - 3 hours ago]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Scientist makes grass discovery

A BELFAST scientist had devised a breakthrough process which could see some plastics replaced by grass.The development by Professor Shekhar Sharma, from the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI), could be worth billions of pounds as it has the capability ... [Published The Irish News - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Indonesia turns to renewable energy resources

Read the original newsVietnamPlus English - 50 minute(s) ago 1 readingsIndonesia will gradually reduce the use of fossil energy and turn to renewable resources, according to the new National Energy Policy passed by the country’s parliament.Minister of ... [Published Bao Moi.com - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

PSC candidates differ on future energy source

Solar vs. biomassby W. Winston SkinnerPSC candidates Lauren “Bubba” McDonald and Craig Lutz agree the sun is the source of future energyin GA.PSC candidates Lauren “Bubba” McDonald and Craig Lutz agree the sun is the source of Georgia’s future energy ... [Published The Times-Herald - Apr 20 2014]
Entities: Doug Kidd, Georgia, Biomass
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Advocates and critics examine field of biomass energy

Casey Keller, left, and John R. Shue, both of GDF Suez Energy Generation, talk next to a conveyer carrying biomass material during a tour April 16 of the French utility company's Pinetree Power Fitchburg Inc. power plant in Westminster. (T&G Staff/PAUL ... [Published Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Official: DOE offers $10M to advance biomass-to-biofuel efforts

Filed under: Biodiesel , Emerging Technologies , Ethanol , Legislation and Policy , USA The Department of Energy has made it clear that it favors a technology-somewhat-neutral, " all-of-the-above " strategy for developing energy alternatives for ... [Published Autoblog Green - Apr 19 2014]
Entities: Biomass, Biofuels, PDF, Petroleum
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Catalytic Conversion of Nonfood Woody Biomass Solids to Organic Liquids

This Account outlines recent efforts in our laboratories addressing a fundamental challenge of sustainability chemistry, the effective utilization of biomass for production of chemicals and fuels. Efficient methods for converting renewable biomass solids ... [Published Accounts of Chemical Research - Apr 19 2014]

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...cloud capabilities, built on open standards, as well as analytics and mobile solutions to increase its power generation capacity," adds Balki. "The integration of disparate systems across the enterprise is critical so all users have access to one version of the truth and a fuller view of the most comprehensive data, regardless of their department or role. Cloud computing provides the fastest, most efficient delivery of IT resources for integration without the need for extensive start-up or capital budgeting."
"Our Palo AltoPalo Alto high biomass sorghums in Brazil are a first example of this. We believe these products will play a critical role in enabling the continued development of these industries in Brazil and around the world" Rath said
According to CEO, Anna Rath, "NexSteppe is singularly focused on bringing to market feedstock products that will enable the biobased industries to achieve scale, cost-effectiveness and sustainability. Our Palo AltoPalo Alto high biomass sorghums in Brazil are a first example of this. We believe these products will play a critical role in enabling the continued development of these industries in Brazil and around the world. We are already seeing strong global demand for these products and have trials completed or in process with potential commercial partners in 12 countries on 5 continents."
"FirstEnergy is currently using the Burger plant for a variety of purposes. The plant's emergency diesel generators are used to produce power in periods of peak demand, and the facility also serves the rest of the company's generation fleet as a central location for repair and maintenance activities" Walton added regarding the facility's purpose. She added the company had no current demolition plans for the plant

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Burger Plant Is Still Operational [Published Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register - 7 hours ago]
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Scientist makes grass discovery [Published The Irish News - Apr 20 2014]
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Indonesia turns to renewable energy resources [Published Bao Moi.com - Apr 20 2014]
PSC candidates differ on future energy source [Published The Times-Herald - Apr 20 2014]
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Official: DOE offers $10M to advance biomass-to... [Published Autoblog Green - Apr 19 2014]
Filed under: Biodiesel , Emerging Technologies , Ethanol , Legislation and Policy , USA The Department of Energy has made it clear that it favors a technology-somewhat-neutral, " all-of-the-above " strategy for developing energy alternatives for ...
USDA researchers develop new pyrolysis processe... [Published Green Car Congress - Apr 18 2014]
Researchers at the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Research Service (ARS) have developed and have filed a patent on a new fast pyrolysis process called Tail Gas Reactive Pyrolysis (TGRP), which removes much of the oxygen from bio-oils ...
Loan Guarantees for U.S. Renewables Making a Co... [Published CleanTechies Events - CleanTech Events and Conf ... - Apr 18 2014]
Federal loan guarantees for renewable energy, which spurred the development of massive projects like the recently completed Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California – and roiled the 2012 elections – are emerging from hibernation. More ...
Loan Guarantees for U.S. Renewables Making a Co... [Published CleanTechies Blog - CleanTechies.com - Apr 18 2014]
Federal loan guarantees for renewable energy, which spurred the development of massive projects like the recently completed Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California – and roiled the 2012 elections – are emerging from hibernation. More ...
A Nuclear Power Plant Goes On The Auction Block [Published Think Progress - Apr 18 2014]
In late March, the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) in southern California hosted a three-day nuclear auction, the first step in a decades-long decommissioning process for the recently shuttered generating station that will cost over $3 ...
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