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  • Capping emissions from medium-sized combustion plants

    Proposed EU sulphur dioxide and nitrogen oxide emission limits for medium-sized combustion plants, such as electricity generators or heating systems for domestic, residential or industrial use, were backed by MEPs on Wednesday. They had already been informally agreed with EU ministers. In areas where these emissions breach EU air quality standards, EU countries would be required to assess whether ...


    By European Commission

  • MEPs vote to cap Emissions of Medium Combustion Plants

    EU countries would have to enforce sulphur dioxide and nitrogen oxide emission limits upon medium-sized combustion plants, such as electricity generators or heating systems for domestic, residential or industrial use, under draft plans approved by the Environment Committee on Wednesday. MEPs voted to adapt the scheme to match the plants’ thermal input, so as to reduce the administrative ...


    By European Parliament

  • Medium combustion plants emissions: informal deal with Council

    Draft plans to set sulphur dioxide and nitrogen oxide emission limits for medium-sized combustion plants, such as electricity generators or heating systems for domestic, residential or industrial use, were informally agreed by MEPs and the Latvian Presidency of the Council on Tuesday. EU Member states will have to assess whether to introduce stricter limits in areas where these emissions breach ...


    By European Parliament

  • Sawdust Ignites Causing a Large Fire at a Manufacturing Plant

    Recently, a three-story warehouse in Enfield, Connecticut burst into flames. Fire investigators have determined that sawdust was likely ignited by a piece of hot metal which made its way to the dust house at the manufacturing plant.   Wood dust is a common product and byproduct of many manufacturing processes across the nation.  Wood dust is easily ignited when it becomes airborne and ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • FLSmidth wins large lime plant project in Uruguay

    Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 26-2011, 2 November 2011. FLSmidth has signed a contract worth approximately USD 35m (approximately DKK 200m) with Cementos del Plata SA, for the supply of equipment and technology to their lime manufacturing facility located approximately 20 km northwest of Treinta y Tres, Uruguay. ...


  • Plan to Cut Pollution from Combustion Plants Watered Down by the Council

    Today (Dec 17, 2014) the Council of Ministers agreed on a position that would limit emissions from medium-size combustion plants [1] but create too many loopholes and unjustified flexibility schemes to be fully effective. The Council’s position exempts operators of refineries, plants operated on large-scale farming sites or plants on islands and there would be complex transition periods for ...

  • BMH Enviro delivers large scale RDF production plant to waste management company

    The Finland based BMH Enviro, a divison of BMH Technology Ltd, has in November delivered a large scale Tyrannosaurus SRF (RDF) production plant to a waste management company near Enschede in Holland. The plant produces solid recovered fuels from a wide range of combustible waste materials. The fuel is used in cement kilns and power plants to substitute fossil fuels, like coal or pet coke.BMH has ...

  • MagneGas Presents to Large Organization of US Power Companies

    MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that includes among its inventions the patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, has been invited to present to National Power Companies at the EUCG conference on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. The EUCG organization shares best practices in costs saving, productivity improvement and ...


    By MagneGas Corporation

  • ClearSign Combustion Reports Dramatic Reduction of Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) Using Proprietary Electrodynamic Combustion Control(TM) (ECC(TM)) Technology

    ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, reported today that it has successfully demonstrated extraordinary reductions in emissions of Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) using its proprietary Electrodynamic Combustion Control™ (ECC™) technology. The company reports NOx emissions of 15 ...


    By Marketwire

  • 2010 greenhouse gas emissions data from large facilities now available

    For the first time, comprehensive greenhouse gas (GHG) data reported directly from large facilities and suppliers across the country are now easily accessible to the public through EPA’s GHG Reporting Program. The 2010 GHG data released today includes public information from facilities in nine industry groups that directly emit large quantities of GHGs, as well as suppliers of certain ...

  • EPA Updates Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data from Large Facilities

    Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) posted the second year of greenhouse gas (GHGs) emissions data on its website, which provides public access to emissions data by sector, by greenhouse gas, and by geographic region such as county or state. Greenhouse gases are the primary driver of climate change, which can lead to hotter, longer heat waves that threaten the health of the sick, ...

  • Isolux Corsán Wins its First Large Electricity Generation Contract in Asia

        It will build a 180-MW generation plant in Khulna, the third biggest industrial city in Bangladesh, for €110.3m   The group has broad-ranging experience in generation projects, with aggregate electricity output of over 3,000 MW ...


    By Isolux Corsán

  • W2 Energy Reports On Progress With Its European Order Worth $4,000,000 For Its Combustion Powered Rotary Engines

     W2 Energy, Inc. (OTC: WTWO) is pleased to announce that it has received initial deposits of $80,000 for its first purchase order of W2 Energy Combustion Powered Rotary Engines. The Company announced on May 07, 2012, it had received an initial purchase order for $300,000 as Phase I of a purchase program worth $4,000,000. The initial order calls for the manufacturing of 5 combustion powered ...


    By XFuels Inc.

  • New research shows that two thirds of soot pollution in South Asia comes from biomass combustion

    A gigantic brownish haze from various burning and combustion processes is blanketing India and surrounding land and oceans during the winter season. This soot-laden Brown Cloud is affecting South Asian climate as much or more than carbon dioxide and cause premature deaths of 100 000s annually, yet its sources have been poorly understood. In this week's issue of Science Örjan Gustafsson and ...

  • Environmental upgrade for Lithuanian Power Plant

    The successful implementation of a flue gas desulphurisation project at the 1800 MW Lithuanian Power Plant (LPP) is being marked with a ceremony today. The project will significantly improve the environmental and technical performance of Lithuania’s largest conventional power plant. With the closure of the Ignalina nuclear power plant the LPP will play an important role in Lithuania‘s power ...

  • Foster Wheeler Signs License Agreement for Large-Scale Circulating Fluidized-Bed Technology in India

    Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq: FWLT) announced today that a subsidiary of Foster Wheeler AG has entered into a 20-year agreement with Essar Projects India Ltd. (EPIL), a subsidiary of Essar Group, to provide a technology license for utility sized circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generators to be sold in India. The terms of the agreement were not disclosed, and the ...


  • E.ON permanently closes UK power plant

    E.ON is officially closing its Ironbridge power plant in Shropshire, England. The German utility said the plant, which was converted to run on biomass instead of coal in 2012, will stop commercial ...


    By PennWell Corporation

  • Cutting CO2 emissions from existing coal plants

    Professor Ernest Moniz, director of the MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) and former undersecretary of the US Department of Energy, has unveiled a report on reducing carbon dioxide emissions from existing coal plants. The report is based on the findings of a major MIT symposium on retrofitting coal-fired power plants, and identifies a range of possible next steps for the consideration of policy ...

  • Nanoparticles present in residues of waste incineration plant

    The use of nanomaterials in consumer goods is growing, as is their presence in waste. A new study is the first to follow the fate of engineered nanoparticles through the entire waste incineration chain. The results indicate current filter technology is effective in removing nanoparticles from flue gas, but that nanoparticles also bind to residues, such as fly ash and slag, which eventually end up ...

  • Power Plant Valve Market Shifting to Asia

    A number of factors are causing major shifts in power plant valve purchases. These changes are being continually evaluated in N028 Industrial Valves: World Market. The market for valves in the power industry is being shaped by: Increasing need for energy in developing countries Changes in fuel availability and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

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