Laboratory Gas News

  • NREL Establishes World Record for Solar Hydrogen Production

    Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) recaptured the record for highest efficiency in solar hydrogen production via a photoelectrochemical (PEC) water-splitting process. The new solar-to-hydrogen (STH) efficiency record is 16.2 percent, topping a reported14 percent efficiency in 2015 by an international team made up of researchers from ...

  • EMLab P&K’s Chicago Laboratory Now AIHA-LAP, LLC Accredited for Legionella Analysis

    EMLab P&K, a TestAmerica company and the leading commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) laboratory in North America, announced today the accreditation of its Chicago, Illinois laboratory by the American Industrial Hygiene Association® Laboratory Accreditation Programs (AIHA-LAP, LLC) for Legionella analysis (EMLAP #221504). Clients can now send potable and non-potable samples for ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • Introducing two new products to the Titan range

    Introducing the MaxiFlow 30-C Nitrogen Gas Generator: the latest offering in its high-spec equipment portfolio.  MaxiFlow 30-C is a medium flow, medium purity Nitrogen generating system, with an integrated air compressor, making it an alll-in-one 'plug & play' option. Perfect for areas where space is limited, but reliability is crucial. ...


    By Titan N2 Ltd

  • Vision Air 2.0 – New Vis-NIR spectroscopy software

    Metrohm is pleased to launch Vision Air 2.0, a universal software solution for Vis-NIR spectroscopy.  Vision Air caters to the needs of routine users and laboratory managers alike with specific interfaces, simplifying routine measurement, method development, and both data ...


    By Metrohm AG

  • EnviTec Biogas opens own laboratory for biological services in Lohne (Germany)

    Precise analysis with ultramodern equipment – now offered by the second lab just opened by EnviTec Biogas AG. After the opening of the company’s first lab in Verona (Italy) in 2015, the laboratory based at the head office in Lohne now also offers a full range of services from a single site. The investment in own state-of-the-art laboratory technology gives EnviTec’s customers ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • U.S. Air Force announces $55 million for Advanced Drop-In Biofuels Production

    On January 19, 2017, the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory issued a $55 million funding opportunity announcement (FOA) to establish additional Integrated Biofuel Production Enterprise (IBPE) capabilities to increase the domestic production capacity of advanced biofuels.  The U.S. Air Force anticipates granting one award of up ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Bioconservacion laboratory service

    At Bioconservacion we know we can offer the best technical service to all users of our technology, thanks to our team of highly qualified professionals and fully equipped laboratory. We are proud of the services we offer: R&D for gas absorption products. Quality control for manufacturing. Reproduction and ...


    By Bioconservacion SA

  • 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

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