biomass pyrolysis News

  • Pyrolysis Oil from Biomass Could Be Early Alternative to Fossil Oil in Transition to Society Fuelled by Renewables

    Pyrolysis of biomass—thermochemical decomposition of wood or organic waste at elevated temperatures and with minimal presence of oxygen—could be an "interesting" option in a transition to replacing today's fossil oil with renewable alternatives, according to a Bio4Energy expert on the thermal conversion of biomass to fuels and chemicals. Thus far, ...


    By Bio4Energy

  • WBA Webinar: Pyrolysis oil markets and global supply

    Pyrolysis Oil Markets And Global Supply A Global Webinar : Jan 31, 2017– 14:30-16:30 UTC (8:30-10:30 EST) *Registrants can choose to watch live, or access the recorded version at a more convenient time and date Sign up to increase your understanding of this Renewable Fuel Source and its applications ...

  • Pyrolysis has best potential for fuels of the future, suggests Axion Consulting

    Pyrolysis currently shows the most potential for making fuels of the future, a leading expert from Axion Consulting suggested at this week’s Green Supply Chain conference in York. Roger Morton, Director of resource recovery specialists Axion, says this process for converting biomass to useable transport fuels offers significant advantages over the alternative ...

  • Ensyn and Tolko to Build World`s Largest Fast Pyrolysis Plant

    OTTAWA, ONTARIO and VERNON, BRITISH COLUMBIA– ENSYN TECHNOLOGIES INC. AND TOLKO INDUSTRIES LTD. announced today that they have formed a partnership to build the world’s largest commercial fast pyrolysis plant in High Level, Alberta. The partnership, High North BioResources Limited Partnership, has been formed to build and operate a plant capable of processing 400 bone dry tonnes of ...


    By Ensyn Technologies Inc.

  • DOE announces awards for up to $16.5 million for biomass research and development

    U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced today the investment of up to $16.5 million for two major research and development (R&D) initiatives that will support the expansion of renewable transportation fuels production. The first initiative will invest up to $12 million over three years for four projects to advance technologies for the thermochemical conversion of biomass into ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • New Generation Biofuels to Participate in the 4th Annual International Biomass Conference & Expo

    New Generation Biofuels Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: NGBF) (PINKSHEETS: NGBF), a clean energy company developing and deploying novel technologies to produce cleaner, renewable biofuels, announced today, the eve of Earth Day, that the Company will participate in the 4th annual International Biomass Conference & Expo, May 2 through May 5, at the America's Center in St. Louis, Missouri. NGBF will be ...


  • From waste to fuel - `waste to energy` presents fuel from waste and biomass

    Untitled Document The recent price increase for power and fuel has made companies with high energy supply demand and large fleets think twice. Waste as a raw material can provide a solution for the cost-effective ...

  • Clenergen Announces a Strategic Change in its Business Model to Become the Worldwide Supplier of Biomass Through Licensing Agreements and Joint Ventures

    Clenergen Corporation (OTCQB: CRGE)(FRANKFURT: 9CE) announced today that that it has entered into a binding license agreement with FUTENCO AG after three years of development of commercial projects in the Philippines, Guyana, and Ghana, whereby Clenergen will be licensing its intellectual property rights pertaining to plant science and other exclusive third party exclusive technology licenses. ...


  • Green biofuel from waste to reduce UK transport carbon emissions

    A group of British businesses is to pioneer the development of a process to turn municipal and wood waste into transport biofuel which could potentially achieve a carbon saving of 95%. The consortium, led by Axion Energy, has been put together by The Carbon Trust and will work on an enhancement of the pyrolysis process which will turn waste biomass into a cheaper alternative to existing biofuels. ...

  • Waste, an alternative source of energy to petroleum

    The group led by Martín Olazar, researcher in the UPV/EHU’s Department of Chemical Engineering, is studying the development of sustainable refineries where it is possible to produce fuels and raw materials providing an alternative to petroleum by using biomass and other waste materials like plastics, tyres, etc. Conical spouted beds are the key to the high energy efficiency of these ...

  • BIOFUELS DIGEST - AST One Of "12 Hot Bio-Based Technologies Worth Watching"

    The technology Typically, bio-oil produced from fast pyrolysis consists of a complex mixture of aliphatic and aromatic oxygenates (e.g., acids, aldehydes, ketones) and particulates (solids). It is very viscous, acidic and unstable liquid with relatively low energy density (16-19 MJ/kg) compared to conventional fossil oil (42-45 MJ/kg). However, as scientists and industries are developing ...

  • Visit to European Pellets Conference 2015

    Chairman of board of directors of ICK Group Mr. Zayets Y.A. took part in the largest annual European Pellets Conference which took place on February 25-26 in Wels (Austria). This conference totaled more than 750 participants from 59 countries of the world. Conference in Wels is considered the largest one in the field of production and use of fuel pellets in the world. Among various directions, ...


    By ICK GROUP

  • Metso to supply a bio oil production plant to Fortum power plant in Joensuu, Finland

    Metso Corporation's press release on March 7, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. local time A demonstration plant enables bio oil production from forest residue Metso and Fortum Power and Heat have signed a contract regarding a delivery of a bio-oil production plant and a ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • Marchwood Scientific new range of services for biodegradable waste

    Marchwood Scientific Services Ltd (MSSL) the independent Dioxin testing laboratory near Southampton has now extended its package of testing services for biodegradable wastes. The EU Landfill Directive and corresponding UK Landfill Regulations set targets designed to divert biodegradable municipal wastes (BMW) away from landfill. These targets state that by 2010, only 75% of the 1995 quantity of ...

  • Senior waste specialist joins WSP

    WSP Environment & Energy is pleased to announce that Dr Kevin Whiting, formerly Technical Director of Juniper Consultancy Services, has joined the company as a Senior Technical Director. Kevin has more than 25 years experience in the field of waste and resource management and is specifically recognised worldwide as an expert in combustion, gasification and pyrolysis of wastes and biomass. ...


    By WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

  • “Public Perception and Bureaucracy Slowing Gasification Uptake in UK” - Waste Management World

    Public perception of waste to energy facilities and confusion with incineration has been a major barrier to commercial uptake of gasification facilities being developed in the UK. This is in stark contrast to Germany, where such projects provoke little controversy. While plasma gasification seems to offer many advantages that would seem appealing to major waste management companies, getting a ...


    By Advanced Plasma Power (APP)

  • Metso Power offers pellet-fired heating plants and bio oil productions plants

    "Our main reason to participate in World Bioenergy is to present our wide scope of different kind of technical solutions for different kind of biofuels," says Johanna Lindén, , Director Scandinavia, Power Business Line at Metso Power AB. "We have participated several times at World Bioenergy and we have good experiences of the conference and especially the exhibition." Metso is a global ...


    By Elmia AB

  • 2011 North & South America Renewable Energy Policy Handbook - ReportsnReports

    North and South America Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2011 is the latest policy report from industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information on major policies governing renewable energy market in the region. The report presents an in-depth analysis of the renewable energy policies across the major countries in North and South America namely the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and ...


  • New torrefaction technology can help replace coal in power plants

    Coal was originally biomass, which was then transformed over millions of years into an extremely dry, energy-rich fuel. At the World Bioenergy conference and trade fair from 25-27 May in Jönköping, Sweden, the Swedish company Torkapparater AB will present their drying and torrefaction technology that transforms fresh biomass into a coal like substitute. The torrefaction ...


    By Elmia AB

  • Cleantech Transit Extends Business Model With Biochar

    Cleantech Transit Inc. ("Cleantech or the Company") (OTCBB: CLNO) is pleased to announce that a byproduct known as Biochar, which results from the gasification process at the 500 KW Merced County plant, has been produced without any additional processing at the power plant. Biochar is a fine-grained charcoal made by pyrolysis. Pyrolysis means heating biomass (wood, manure, crop residues, solid ...


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