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  • Next Alternative Enters Supplier/Distributor Agreement With Jacobs Fuels Valued in Excess of $3 Million

    Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H), has announced that the firm recently signed a significant supplier/distributor contract with Jacobs Fuels. Jacobs Fuels, a New York-based fuel supplier, will be providing raw fuel to Next Alternative (NAI) to be used in a variety of fuel production processes. Jacobs will also be a buyer of NAI's Emulsion-Fuel - serving as a ...


  • Driving The Alternative Fuel Movement, Frito-Lay Unveils Investment In Compressed Natural Gas Infrastructure

     Senior leadership from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay North America division were joined today by representatives from the Department of Energy and the State of Wisconsin to unveil Frito-Lay's inaugural Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station in Beloit, Wis. The station opening is part of Frito-Lay's large-scale commitment to alternative fuel. In 2013, the company will break ...


  • ForeverGreen Enterprises Selects The Livingston Group to Represent Its Alternative Fuel/ Integrated Waste Conversion/Projects

    ForeverGreen Enterprises (FGE) is pleased to announce the selection of The Livingston Group, LLC, (TLG) as the company’s representative and strategic counselor with state and local governments along the U.S. Gulf Coast. The Livingston Group was created in March 1999 and provides comprehensive public affairs, government relations and lobbying services on a global basis. Recognized as one of ...


  • DOE Announces Webinars on Alternative Fuel Online Tools and Resources, Plug-In Electric Vehicle Standards and Market Development, and More

    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. You can also watch archived webinars and browse previously aired videos, slides, and transcripts. Upcoming Webinars ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Republic Services Invests $25 Million in Alternative Fuel Recycling and Waste Collection Trucks in St. Louis Area

    Republic Services (NYSE: RSG), a recycling and waste company that serves more than 200,000 households and 27,000 businesses in the St. Louis region, is investing nearly $25 million to enhance its fleet with 72 compressed natural gas (CNG) collection vehicles. This ...


    By Republic Services, Inc.

  • Supercritical water oxidation presented as alternative to incineration

    Finding environmentally benign waste disposal options is becoming more critical. A process now being commercialised, supercritical water oxidation is demonstrating extremely efficient organic waste destruction (99.99%) plus excellent environmental characteristics (none of the emissions associated with incineration). The process is especially suitable for the treatment of wastewater and sludges ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • Degrowth offers alternative to global consumer culture

    If everyone lived like the average American, according to the Global Footprint Network, the Earth could sustain only 1.7 billion people—a quarter of today’s population—without undermining the planet’s physical and biological systems. Overconsumption in industrialized societies and among developing world elites causes lasting environmental and human impacts. In his chapter, ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • New Shredder in Indonesia from SSI Shredding Systems Helps Convert Industrial Waste to Alternative Fuel While Lowering Harmful Gases

    With nearly 230 million residents, Indonesia is the fourth most populous country in the world and one of the largest producers of industrial waste. For years, the country has disposed of its waste either into landfills or through incineration. Both disposal methods cause harmful methane and carbon dioxide gases to be emitted into the atmosphere. PT Teknotama ...


    By SSI Shredding Systems, Inc.

  • Sequestration and fuel reserves

    A technique for trapping the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide deep underground could at the same be used to release the last fraction of natural gas liquids from ailing reservoirs, thus offsetting some of the environmental impact of burning fossil fuels. So says a paper to be published in the peer-reviewed International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology. While so-called “fracking” ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Next Alternative Affiliate Receives Major Grant for Continued Research of Nano-Technology

    Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (NAI) (FRANKFURT: N4H), is pleased to announce that Dr. Omar Ramahi, a Professor at Waterloo University who is working with the firm's chemists, has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). The grant is specifically for harvesting electromagnetic energy in the ...


  • Daimer Debuts Conventional Pressure Washers that Alternative of Vapor Steam Cleaner

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the industry's leading American brand of rugged, versatile, and technologically superior cleaning technologies, including exclusive vapor steam cleaners with proprietary features, robust mobile pressure washer machines, high suction water damage restoration machines, and literally hundreds of other models sold to customers large ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Next Alternative Commissions Economic Development Company to Assist in European Expansion

    Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H), announced today that the firm has hired Alsace International to aid in its expansion process. Alsace International provides a variety of services to companies wishing to enter new markets in France or other European regions. Through its network of partners, Alsace International advises on strategic options, location searches, special ...


  • Green fuel from carbon dioxide

    It is beyond dispute that carbon dioxide (CO2) has an effect on global warming as a greenhouse gas, but we still pump tons and tons of CO2 into the atmosphere every day. A research team at the Freiburg Materials Research Center (FMF) led by chemist Prof. Dr.Ingo Krossing has developed a new system for producing methanol that uses CO2 and hydrogen. Methanol can be used as an environmentally ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Calciner firing of refuse derived fuels

    Alternative or refuse derived fuels (RDF) are mainly fired in kiln burners, preheater or calciner kilns. Of the greatest importance in this regard is homogenous fuel quality consisting of two-dimensional parts. Alternative fuel for the kiln burner has to be free of disruptive fractions (e.g. metals, stones, glass), which might cause problems in the feeding equipment or the burner itself. ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • GE to Present Two Papers Detailing Hydrocarbon Processing for Refineries at the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers Annual Meeting

    The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) Annual Meeting will take place March 23-25, 2014, in Orlando, Fla., and GE (NYSE: GE) will have experts from its water and process technologies business on-site to present two technical papers. GE’s Michael Dion will present “Challenges and ...


  • DOE announces US$29.3m in projects for R&D, and alternative vehicle technologies

    The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the selection of six cost-shared research projects for the development and demonstration of alternative vehicle technology projects totaling a DOE investment of up to $14.55 million over three years, subject to annual appropriations. Private sector contributions will further increase the financial investment for a total of up to $29.3 million. The ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Fossils fuel demand still strong

    Fossil fuels may not be the long term energy solution our planet needs – they are inherently unsustainable as the supply is not infinite – but with cleaner technology employed at every step in extracting, processing and using them, it’s clear that they are a vital player in our short-to-medium term expectations, especially as global populations continue to rise and developing ...


    By Hobbs Valve

  • Next Alternative to Comply With New Regulations of Frankfurt Stock Exchange

    Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (XETRA: N4H), is pleased to announce that the firm will take all the necessary steps to adhere to the new terms and conditions of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. In 2011, requirements of the First Quotation Board (FQB), a financing segment, were tightened in order to protect the capital market and in particular, the investors, as well as to impede ...


  • Emerson process management

    Micro Motion Coriolis – the Meter of Choice for CNG and LNG Dispensing Emerson Process Management offers field-proven Micro Motion Coriolis flow and density meters for a wide range of LNG, CNG and LPG applications, from basic flow measurement to precision measurement in challenging applications. With over 30,000 installations worldwide, the Micro Motion CNG050 meter for compressed ...


  • Nexterra completes biosolids fuel testing

    Vancouver-based Nexterra has announced the successful completion of testing of biosolids as a potential new fuel source for its proprietary gasification technology. The first phase of testing took place last month at Nexterra’s product development centre in Kamloops B.C., using biosolids from Metro Vancouver. Nexterra is actively developing a new application of its proprietary gasification ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

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