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  • Nissan first to recycle electric car batteries

    Will a new effort to recycle electric car batteries give Nissan an edge in the electric car market? If the joint venture with Sumitomo Corp. makes Nissan"s electric vehicles more affordable, it will, according to the Hybrid Owners of America. “The company says the recycling project will allow them to lower the prices of their electric vehicles because they will take into account the resale ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Free electrical recycling and free computer recycling for household equipment

    Aldershot-based Midex, specialist in the processing, recycling and disposal of end of life I.T. and WEEE (waste electrical and electronic) goods has announced the opening of its first free recycling drop-off point for redundant household computer and electrical equipment waste at its Manawey Industrial Estate, Holder Road facility.Free of charge and open Monday to Friday between 10am and 4pm, ...


  • Reinventing copper extraction with electricity

    Original story at MIT News Copper is so valuable that its theft from worksites and power substations has become a national problem. Replacing the lost copper with new metal produced by the traditional method of cooking copper sulfide ores requires a multistep process to extract the copper and produces troublesome ...

  • Benefits of Recycling Copper

    Copper is a kind of completely recyclable material. Recycling rate of copper is higher than any other engineering metal, besides copper would not degrade during processing. Value of scrap copper is about 85 to 95 percent of that of newly mined ore. In U.S., the amount of copper recycled is almost the same as is mined per year, approximately 75% of used copper except wire production that requires ...

  • Ford and Portland General Electric team up to prepare Oregon for electric vehicles

    Ford Motor Company and Portland General Electric today announced a collaboration to help prepare the city of Portland and the Pacific Northwest for the operation of electric vehicles. Ford and PGE will work together to share information on charging needs and requirements to ensure the electrical grid can support the necessary demand for electric vehicles, as well as partner on consumer education ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Nuclear fuel recycling technology leadership earns GE engineer prestigious honor from American Nuclear Society

    GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) announced today that the American Nuclear Society (ANS) has honored engineer Charles Boardman with the prestigious Cisler Medal for his decades of leadership in the development of GEH’s “Generation IV” PRISM reactor technology. The PRISM reactor is a cornerstone of GEH’s proposed Advanced Recycling Center (ARC) for recycling spent fuel from nuclear power plants. ...


    By General Electric

  • Cyclone Power Technologies Receives Key Patent on Its Waste Energy Recycling Engine

    Cyclone Power Technologies (Pink Sheets: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has allowed the company a patent on its scalable waste energy recycling engine known as the WHE. This is the first patent for the WHE, which is a major component of ...

  • Axion Consulting offers new Engineering Advisory Service to assist with insurance claims in the recycling sector

    Resource recovery specialist Axion Consulting has introduced an Engineering Advisory Service to assist with insurance claims for recycling and waste reprocessing plants that have been damaged by fire, explosion or other catastrophic events. Axion’s team of skilled and experienced engineers can provide rapid assessment following damage ...

  • Cyclone Power Technologies Expands Patent Portfolio; Receives Additional Protection on Waste Energy Recycling Engine

    Cyclone Power Technologies (OTCQB: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, announced today that it has received its first foreign patent in South Africa for its scalable waste energy recycling engine known as the ...

  • Frac water recycling

    GE (General Electric) have introduced a mobile evaporator which is specifically designed to help natural gas producers recycle untreated waters resulting from hydraulic fracturing (fracking). The evaporator is energy efficient, fully transportable, cost effective and will enable onsite frac water recycling. There are massive amounts of natural gas and oil buried deep below the Earth's surface in ...


  • Cyclone Power Technologies Expands Patent Protection on Its Waste Energy Recycling Engine

    Cyclone Power Technologies (Pink Sheets: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, announced today that it is seeking international patent ...

  • Rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling

    The UK is currently debating the best approaches to tackle what appears to be two contradictory water-related environmental issues. It is suggested that water supplies are under either moderate or serious levels of stress in most of England south of the Humber, but clearly visible changes in our climate are resulting in heavier rainfall events with more frequent incidences of severe flooding. ...


  • Getting smarter about supplying electricity

    This month’s final print edition of Ecos – Australia’s longest running magazine on science and sustainability – features expert commentary on the drivers of rising household electricity bills identified in the recently released eighth update to Professor Ross Garnaut’s Climate Change Review for the Australian Government. Professor Garnaut’s ...

  • Axion launches Engineering Advisory Service

    Axion Consulting has introduced an Engineering Advisory Service to assist with insurance claims for recycling and waste reprocessing plants that have been damaged by fire, explosion or other catastrophic events. Our team of skilled and experienced engineers can provide rapid assessment following damage claims for plant and equipment, business operation interruption and consequential loss within ...

  • GDT TEK Technology is included in Green USA Recycling RFD Pellets Proposal at 3 Coal Fired Plants in Midwest Electrical Utility power plants.

    GDT Tek, Inc., (OTC: GDTK) a company focused on renewable and sustainable energy technologies announced today that Green USA Recycling, has scheduled test burns of its RDF pellets at 3 coal fired power plants across the Mid-West. RDF pellets have proven to be a viable alternative or supplement to coal with significantly lower sulfur and nitrox emissions. Green USA Recycling also recommends GDT ...


  • Munich recycler on track to achieve 40,000 tonnes annual wood recycling target

    Munich-based recycling specialist Breitsamer Entsorgung is on track to process 40,000 tonnes of waste wood in 2017, following the successful installation of an UNTHA XR3000C mobil-e shredder. The hunt for an efficient shredding solution began last year when the well-established 60 year old recycling business commenced its search for an electrically-driven machine. Breitsamer knew ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Fire at Sita UK causes damage to electrics

    A fire broke out at the Tees Valley energy-from-waste plant on Sunday (31 August) morning damaging plant and electrical wiring. Ten fire engines initially attended the fire, which started at around 1.10am. The fire was under control by 2am and two fire engines stayed at the plant until 9.30am. The plant is owned and operated by Sita UK. Sita UK regional manager Julie Craigie ...

  • E-waste: segregate, process, recycle it

    Ever thought that your old, cranky electronic appliances could exactly turn out to be fatal for someone? Ever thought that each old dysfunctional appliance that you sold off to your neighbourhood raddiwala could be a major cause for pollution worldwide? This could be history if citizen start accepting e-waste recycling as the alternative. This is the message that cleansweep, an NGO that deals ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • Innovative energy technology transforms wasted heat into electricity

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is recognizing two companies for innovative new products that recycle wasted energy and turn it into usable electricity in homes or small buildings. Micro combined heat and power (CHP) systems are an emerging technology that can help change how we use and produce energy in our homes while protecting people’s health. When offsetting ...

  • Science opens routes to energy recycling

    Molecular biology has been used by scientists in the US to make a catalyst that can split water into hydrogen and oxygen. It means that a truly renewable biotechnological material could be used to help cars run on water. In China, chemists have announced a nanofabric – a catalyst put together atoms at a time – that could begin the process of turning the greenhouse gas carbon ...


    By Climate News Network

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