Laboratory Gas News

  • Camfil APC expands testing laboratory

    Camfil Air Pollution Control (APC), a manufacturer of dust, mist and fume collection equipment, has doubled the size of its testing laboratory to include a climate-controlled facility with a new full-size dust collection test rig. The new equipment is dedicated to testing in accordance with ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 199-2016, Method of Testing the Performance of Industrial Pulse Cleaned Dust ...


    By Camfil Ltd

  • The space-saver Hydrogen + Air generator from LNI Swissgas

    The FID dual Gas is an all-in-one generator for both hydrogen grade 5.0 (or 6.0) and a Zero Air dedicated to GC-FID analytical devices. Main unique benefits of this dual generator are first, to avoid analytical background noise, allowing very low detection levels of a FID system and for CARRIER GAS applications, secondly to remove all the logistics and costs associated with gas cylinders and, ...


    By LNI Swissgas SA

  • CVD Acquires Assets of Tantaline A/S

    CVD Equipment Corporation (NASDAQ: CVV), a leading provider of chemical vapor deposition systems, has purchased certain assets (including all of the IP) formerly owned by Tantaline A/S of Nordborg, Denmark through our wholly owned subsidiary, CVD Materials Corporation. Formed in 2007, as a spin off from The Danfoss Group, ...


    By CVD Equipment Corporation

  • NREL Scientist Maria Ghirardi Named AAAS Fellow

    Maria Ghirardi, a scientist at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). AAAS cited Ghirardi for "distinguished contributions to our understanding of photobiological hydrogen production in photosynthetic organisms." At NREL, Ghirardi is involved in both basic and applied research, ...

  • Training Course for performing BMP tests

    By joining our 2-day technical training on BMP tests, and increasingly recognized tools for selecting and pricing biomass material for production of biogas, the participants of the course had the opportunity to gain profound knowledge on: Recommendations concerning the parameters that strongly influence the outcome of BMP tests (i.e. inoculum characteristics, substrate preparation, experimental ...


    By Bioprocess Control AB

  • H2scan Corporation Appoints Michael Allman as CEO

    H2scan, the fast-growing provider of hydrogen sensors for industrial markets, today announced that Board Chairman Michael Allman has been appointed CEO of the Valencia, California-based company. Over the past three decades, Mr. Allman has been a leader in developing growth initiatives in the renewable energy sector and forging vital global relationships for Fortune 300 corporations and consulting ...


    By H2scan Corporation

  • NREL 2016 Standard Scenarios Outlook Shows Continued Growth in Renewables and Gas in the U.S. Power Sector

    The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has released the 2016 Standard Scenarios: A U.S. Electricity Sector Outlook. The outlook shows significant projected growth in natural gas and renewables through 2050 driven by abundant, low-cost natural gas and renewable energy cost declines and performance improvements. The ...

  • Modelling partly to blame for air quality failures

    On 2nd November 2016 the High Court ruled in a case brought by ClientEarth, that the UK Government’s plans to tackle air pollution are illegal. The judgement said: “the Secretary of State (for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) must aim to achieve compliance (with the Air Quality Directive) by the soonest date possible, that she must choose a route to that objective which ...


    By Air Monitors Ltd.

  • NREL to Lead New Consortium to Develop Advanced Water Splitting Materials for Hydrogen Production

    The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has formed a new consortium with five other national labs intended to accelerate the development of commercially viable pathways for hydrogen production from renewable energy sources. The consortium, named HydroGEN Advanced Water Splitting Materials Consortium (HydroGEN), also includes Sandia National ...

  • Hybrid Power Plant Combines 3 Clean Energy Sources in One

    October 24, 2016 -- Enel Green Power North America’s Stillwater plant, outside the desert town of Fallon, Nevada, came online in 2009 as a conventional geothermal plant and later added solar panels. After adding concentrating solar power in 2015, it became the ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Supporting uptake of green gas

    Lucy Culleton of the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has won the first European Biogas Association(EBA) Poster Award for her work supporting the introduction of biogas into Europe's gas networks. Declining natural gas resources and renewable energy targets are ...

  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces $30 Million Investment in Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

    In commemoration of National Hydrogen Day, aptly chosen for the atomic weight of hydrogen (1.008), the U.S. Energy Department (DOE) released a new report showing continued momentum and growth in the fuel cell industry. The 2015 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report shows that hydrogen and fuel cells ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Solar+Storage Microgrid at U.S. Air Force Forward Operating Base of the Future

    September 20, 2016 -- Ideal Power Inc., a developer of innovative power conversion technologies, and EnerDel, a lithium-ion battery manufacturer and energy system integrator, have teamed up to create a mobile hybrid solar plus battery energy storage system for the United States Air ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Optimising laboratory environment for successful IVF outcomes with Geotech’s G100

    The accuracy of incubator gases within an IVF laboratory plays a major role in success of IVF programs in any fertility clinic today.  Given the crucial role that the incubator plays in the IVF process, the conditions within the incubator in an IVF laboratory must be optimal at all times to increase the likelihood of a successful assisted reproductive treatment. Geotech’s G100 ...


    By Geotech

  • Parker Releases New Air Driven Liquid Pump

    Parker Autoclave Engineers, part of Parker Hannifin – the global leader in motion and control technologies, has released an innovative new air driven liquid pump, the AHL118. A high volume, double-ended, double acting high pressure pump, the AHL118 is designed for use in oil and gas, chemical, industrial and research applications. The pump operates to a ...


    By Parker Hannifin Corp

  • DOE Announces Webinars on Technology Innovation and International Hydrogen Infrastructure

    EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to training for the clean energy workforce.  Webinars are free; however, advanced registration is typically required. Upcoming Webinars August 26: ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Companies Can Reduce Carbon Footprint by Giving Consumers Green Choices

    Companies can reduce the carbon footprint of their supply chains and improve customer satisfaction by giving consumers information and tools to make green choices, according to research conducted by the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The findings are drawn from a series of experiments designed ...

  • New analytical consultancy offers unique combination of instrumentation, methodology and expertise to GC laboratories

    A new consultancy has been established to assist analytical chemists with complex or demanding applications using gas chromatography (GC). SepSolve Analytical Ltd (Peterborough, UK), a company of the Schauenburg International Group (Mülheim-Ruhr, Germany), provides a unique combination ...


    By SepSolve Analytical

  • Axion’s laboratory-based process development proves ‘ideas can work’

    Axion Consulting’s expertise in laboratory-based process development and optimisation work can help turn clients’ recycling concepts into commercial reality, contributing to the recovery of valuable resources within the Circular Economy. A great example of this is the collaborative RECOVER R&D project with fuel cell components manufacturer Johnson Matthey ...

  • Enormous numbers expected as Registration opens for WWEM 2016

    WWEM 2016, the international Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring conference and exhibition will take place in Telford (UK) 2-3 November, and registration is now open at www.wwem.uk.com. This will be the seventh WWEM in a series that began in 2005, with each event larger and more popular than its predecessor. “WWEM 2016 ...

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