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Rock-solid carbon storage hopes rise

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22/08/2016

Geologists have resolved one great problem about the capture of carbon dioxide from coal-fired or gas-fired power stations and its sequestration deep in the Earth, with what appears to be the prospect of rock-solid carbon storage. Once there in the right rock formations, there’s no reason why it should escape. That is, it won’t react with groundwater, corrode the rocks around it ...

CSP competition heats up as Fresnel design taps higher temperatures

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25/08/2016

Global installed Fresnel CSP capacity is currently around 177 MW, compared with 4.2 GW of parabolic trough capacity and 629 MW of CSP tower capacity, according to the CSP Today Global Tracker. While Fresnel designs offer some cost advantages in manufacturing and installation, advancement of these systems was hindered by an inability to operate at temperatures high enough to provide energy ...

Welcome to the Summit: Education for You & Your Supply Chain

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25/08/2016

Education is a key component of any successful compliance program. This is true not only for internal compliance professionals, but also for suppliers. A well-educated supplier is more likely to participate in their customer’s due diligence processes and provide accurate compliance information. To help both companies and their suppliers stay up-to-date on the most recent trends and ...

Brüel & Kjær to provide Heathrow airport with 50 noise monitoring terminals

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25/08/2016

Brüel & Kjær today announced it has contracted with Heathrow Airport to deliver, install and service 50 new noise monitoring terminals. The units will increase Heathrow’s noise monitoring capacity and expand its leading-edge noise abatement program.  A mix of Permanent and Portable terminals will provide unattended sound level monitoring to accurately and reliably ...

Radar steps into new dimensions

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25/08/2016

Micropilot FMR10 and FMR20 belong to the first non-contact radars with Bluetooth® commissioning, operation and maintenance app. Signal curves can be shown via app on every Bluetooth® enabled smartphone or tablet (iOS, Android). This increases plant availability due to fast access to maintenance information, and guarantees cost savings because of the usage of existing non-proprietary tool ...

NGWA Distinguished Partner Award recipients for 2016 announced

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24/08/2016

The National Ground Water Association Awards Committee has confirmed the 2016 NGWA Distinguished Partner Award recipients. The NGWA Distinguished Partner Award was established to recognize manufacturer and supplier division members for their service on volunteer committees and boards, involvement in government affairs initiatives, investment in the journals and trade shows, and other significant ...

DMT Environmental Technology announces expansion in Asia

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26/08/2016

DMT-ET is a fast growing company that offers sustainable technological services to a range of global market segments and customers including municipalities, plantations, and a variety of industries, such as food and beverages, chemical and oil and gas. Worldwide, DMT-ET is one of the largest producers of biogas upgrading facilities with membranes. Asia represents a wealth of biomass resources ...

New Jersey American Water`s Jumping Brook Treatment Plant in Neptune receives directors recognition award

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24/08/2016

New Jersey American Water’s Jumping Brook Treatment Plant in Neptune, N.J., has received the “15 Year Directors Award of Recognition” from the Partnership for Safe Water, a program developed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and associated Partner organizations to guide water suppliers toward improving water quality by ...

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