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  • Honeywell´s UOP Launches New Membrane Element To Improve Contaminant Removal From Natural Gas

    UOP LLC, a Honeywell(NYSE: HON)company, today announced the launch of a new membrane element that more efficiently removes contaminants from natural gas and reduces the amount of valuable methane and natural gas liquids (NGLs) lost during the contaminant removal process. Honeywell's UOP Separex™ Select membrane element is the next-generation technology to remove contaminants such as acid ...

  • Carbon Capture and Storage Hopes Rise Again

    Carbon capture and storage, if it proved possible, would help to make the main greenhouse gas harmless. American scientists say they are making progress. Two groups of US scientists are exploring new ways of capturing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. One technology mimics the tree by using ...


    By Climate News Network

  • A new way to build membranes for fuel cells

    A team of researchers at MIT and Pennsylvania State University has been developing a new method for producing novel kinds of membranes that could have improved properties for batteries, fuel cells and other energy conversion and storage applications. After years of working on a novel way of making membranes through a unique layer-by-layer assembly, the team has developed a material specifically ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Base draws on 10 yrs’ fabric engineering with new biogas storage product

    Base Structures enters the biogeneration market with its new, heavily prototyped and installed biogas storage sphere. With a capacity ranging from 5m3 to 5,000m3, the biogas domes, are designed to hold methane gas produced from the anaerobic digestive process of organic waste and sludge. Manufactured in the UK, the storage spheres are built to high quality ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces Projects to Transform Energy Storage and Conversion

    The Energy Department's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) recently announced $37 million in funding for 16 innovative new projects as part of a new ARPA-E program: Integration and Optimization of Novel Ion-Conducting Solids (IONICS). IONICS project teams are paving the way for technologies that overcome the limitations of current battery and fuel cell products. By ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Base Structures’ triple membrane biogas holders win a prestigious IFAI award

    Awarded by The Industrial Fabrics Association International at the 2012 International Achievement Awards, which took place in Boston, USA on November 7th, this prestigious competition provides recognition of the best products in the specialty fabrics market with entries judged by industry experts, editors, architects, educators and design professionals who were selected for their knowledge in ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • Renewable Energy: GTI to Exhibit Biogas Collection and Storage Solutions at BioCycle REFOR15

    Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI) will be exhibiting at booth #35 of BioCycle REFOR15, which takes place October 20-21, 2015, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. As the official conference of the American Biogas Council, BioCycle REFOR15 focuses on renewable energy, organic recycling, and composting. BioCycle REFOR15 provides professionals with the opportunity to learn more about innovative ...

  • Hallaton, Inc. Installs Membrane Lining System at Smithsonian Butterfly House

    Hallaton, Inc., the Eastern region’s leading containment linings installation specialists, began installation of a technical geomembrane liner at the Smithsonian Institution Museum of Natural History’s Enlarged Butterfly House project in Washington, D.C. The 36 mil reinforced polypropylene membrane being installed by Hallaton, Inc. was specified by the engineer as a containment system and ...


    By Hallaton, Inc

  • New rechargeable flow battery enables cheaper, large-scale energy storage

    Original story at MIT News MIT researchers have engineered a new rechargeable flow battery that doesn’t rely on expensive membranes to generate and store electricity. The device, they say, may one day enable cheaper, large-scale energy ...

  • UK Biogas Storage player marks most recent customer win with new Web Site

    Tensile fabric specialist, Base Structures, has just launched a brand new website to showcase its new membrane biogas storage tanks. Launched in January this year, the biogas holders have attracted much demand, especially among the farming community, who can harness the energy from methane gas, produced from the anaerobic digestion of organic waste. Base Structures has designed and built biogas ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • New recovery act funding boosts industrial carbon capture and storage research and development

    U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of 22 projects that will accelerate carbon capture and storage research and development for industrial sources. Funded with more than US$575 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, these R&D projects complement the industrial demonstration projects already being funded through the Recovery Act. Together, these ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • New Membrane Technology for Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Begins Pilot-Scale Test

    A promising new technology sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for economically capturing 90 percent of the carbon dioxide (CO2) emitted from a coal-burning power plant has begun pilot-scale testing. The technology is the PolarisTM membrane system, developed by Membrane Technology and Research Inc. (MTR). The system uses a specially designed CO2-selective membrane—a ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • The new Conex® DIA G Gas leakage monitoring system with intelligent sensors

    Gasdetect 308, the unbeatable leakage monitoring system for chlorine, chlorine dioxide, ozone, ammonia and hydrochloric acid, is equipped with a range of functions that provides users with optimum safety combined with minimum labour input. Special features include automatic sensor recognition, automatic sensor test cycles and failsafe relays. The new potentiostatic gas sensors for Gasdetect 308 ...


  • Base Structures are awarded a technology grant to fund collaborative research into the gas permeability of fabrics.

    With a strategy to stimulate technology-enabled innovation in the areas which offer the greatest scope for boosting UK growth and productivity, this grant offers support to suitably innovative companies that have a track record of investing in technology, research and development. Base Structures have designed and currently manufacture a biogas storage membrane for use as a gas accumulator in the ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • Thames Water Hogsmill STW Case Study

    BIODOME® INTERNATIONAL successfully supplied two bespoke BIODOME® Double Membrane Roofs on top of two already existing concrete tanks at the Thames Water Hogsmill STW site.  The two 32m diameter concrete tanks were converted into digesters by splitting them with a pre-cast central walkway and by developing bespoke BIODOME® Roofs that would meet the high level of engineering ...


    By Biodome International Ltd

  • Successful BIODOME® installation for Kirk Environmental in Flint, Michigan USA.

    Kirk Environmental has successfully completed the installation of a 300m³ top mounted BIODOME® Double Membrane Gasholder at the Biogas Plant in Flint, Michigan USA. The Biogas plant is an extension to the existing waste water treatment plant where it will now process primary and secondary sludge to produce bio-methane which will convert to renewable electricity. ...

  • Fulbright scholar tackling climate change

    Dr Colin Scholes, a Research Fellow in the Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (CO2CRC) at the University of Melbourne, is one of two joint winners of the inaugural Fulbright Victoria Scholarship and one of 22 talented Australians to be recognised as a Fulbright Scholar in 2009. Colin will spend four months in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of ...

  • Electrolysis Systems for economical potable water disinfection

    A particularly economical disinfection solution which can be used to safely disinfect water in an environmentally-friendly process in line with demand will be on show at IFAT. This is the membrane electrolysis system CHLORINSITU® III. Visitors to stand 431 in Hall A3 will be impressed by how ...

  • New CO2CRC carbon capture project commissioned

    Carbon capture and storage (CCS) research has taken a major step forward with the commissioning of Australia’s most comprehensive post-combustion carbon dioxide (CO2) capture research facility,  the CO2CRC H3 Capture Project, at International Power’s Hazelwood Power Station in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley. The project was launched by Victorian Energy and Resources Minister Peter Batchelor ...

  • Organics recycling equipment news

    Partnership And Mobile Trommel Morbark, LLC, a leading manufacturer of durable, high-performance wood waste reduction equipment for 60 years, entered into a partnership with Pronar, a company based in Poland that specializes in the manufacture and sale of machinery and equipment for agriculture, municipal services and the transportation industry, to introduce a mobile trommel screen. ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

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