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  • Energy Department Announces New Investments in Gasification Research

    Today, as part of the Administration’s all-of-the-above energy approach, the Department of Energy has selected four projects to receive funding for next-generation gasification systems that also reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions. Awardees will receive approximately $16 million to advance the gasification process, which converts carbon-based materials like coal into syngas for use as ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Global Clean Energy Inc. Phase 1 Gasification Testing Successfully Completed

    HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 10/21/10 -- Global Clean Energy Inc. (OTCBB: GCEI) has completed gasification testing of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) and industrial organic feedstocks on behalf of the City of Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Qc. A full report of the tests and result analysis was compiled and submitted to the city. This report will be included in their submission to the FMV (Federal ...


    By Marketwire

  • Frost & Sullivan: Favorable Laws and Programs Ignite the Biomass Gasification and Pyrolysis Market

    The nascent application of gasification and pyrolysis as power-producing technologies is soon expected to give way to a lively adoption rate of these technologies in North America. The governments are offering funding and support for renewable energy to assuage escalating environmental concerns. Analysis from Frost & Sullivan's ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Global Clean Energy, Inc. Has Commenced Development of a 15-20 Ton per Day Gasification System

    Global Clean Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GCEI) announced that planning has begun to build an integrated waste-to-energy Demonstration facility. The project is estimated to cost $15-20 million. The first phase of the hybrid gasifier was completed on time and on budget, and proved that GCEI's pilot scale 2-3 tpd gasifier, which was tested with different mixtures of carbonaceous materials including ...


    By Marketwire

  • Southern Company, KBR to help drive global adoption of 21st century coal gasification technology

     Southern Company – through subsidiary Southern Generation Technologies, LLC – and KBR, LLC, of Houston, Texas, have formed an alliance to market 21st century coal technology, Transport Integrated Gasification (TRIG™), to power companies worldwide. This innovative coal gasification process can ...


    By Southern Company

  • Problem-solving Studies on Biomass Gasification, Waste Water Treatment Enabled by VR Grants

    Bio4Energy researchers have won funds for carrying out scientific studies on reducing soot formation in biomass gasification for making biofuels, as well as two projects on water purification in developing countries. The prestigious Swedish ...


    By Bio4Energy

  • Global Markets for Gasifiers - Market Drivers, Applications, Market Segments

    Gasification is a centuries–old thermochemical energy conversion technology that has slowly achieved modernity over the decades. The technology is undergoing its third evolutionary surge. Fuel shortages in WWII spurred widespread adoption for vehicle fuels. The oil crisis 1973 spurred a re–evaluation and renewed development. Rising oil prices, globally increasing fuel demand, and ...


  • Lebanon Waste-to-Energy Plant Called Model for Partnerships

    “This facility is going to be a model for waste-to-energy partnerships,” Lebanon Mayor Philip Craighead said last week, “as well as the first stage in moving our city completely away from dumping waste into landfills.” His remarks were part of a groundbreaking ceremony that kicked off construction of a new gasification plant at the city’s waste water ...


    By PHG Energy, LLC

  • Chinook Sciences wins Rushlight Waste to Energy award for 2012-2013

    Chinook Sciences LLC, the leading manufacturer and operator of advanced gasification technology worldwide, has been honoured with a Rushlight Waste-to-Energy Award for 2012-2013. The Rushlight Awards celebrate and promote leading organisations in the UK and Ireland that have furthered environmental technology and innovation. Previous winners include Mitsubishi Electric, Doosan Babcock, Air ...


    By Chinook Sciences, LLC

  • Morbark and HTI form waste-to-power partnership

    Morbark, Inc., a world leader in the manufacture of wood reduction equipment announced an agreement with Heat Transfer International (HTI) of Kentwood, Michigan.  HTI is a technology company providing turnkey waste-to-energy systems which create renewable energy through SALT™ gasification of biomass. The agreement, which will create dozens of green jobs in Michigan, includes a manufacturing ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Environmentally friendly recycling of cars in the EU

    Recycling scrapped cars plays an important role in reducing pollution by decreasing the amount of waste that ends up in landfills. A new study has investigated advanced technologies to increase the recovery rate from end-of-life vehicles, which can help EU Member States achieve EU targets for resource and energy recovery. Approximately 9 million end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) are scrapped every year ...

  • EPA awards $30,000 to Arizona State University sustainable design teams

    Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded a total of $30,000 in grants to two student teams Arizona State University to design a new, less expensive solar energy prototype and the development of gasification and biochar retort technologies, a more sustainable approach to agricultural waste. Both projects are part of EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) program. ...

  • Nextgen Conference and EBEC

    Clarke Energy will be exhibiting at the Nextgen Conference and Exhibition including EBEC the European Bioenergy Expo and Conference. The event will take place at Stoneleigh Park between the 10th-11th October 2012. Clarke Energy is a leading provider of gas engine power plants for the ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Global Clean Energy, Inc. Updates Progress and Future Plans

    Global Clean Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GCEI) began work six years ago to develop and commercialize proprietary technologies to recover and reform environmental salvage into clean useable energy or R.E.S.C.U.E. As global reserves diminish, biodiesel and other synthetic fuels are now regarded as realistic alternatives to oil. GCEI is focusing on projects for industrial and municipal facilities ...


    By Marketwire

  • Johnson Matthey Licenses DOE Patent to Remove Mercury and Arsenic from New IGCC Coal Power Plants

    MALVERN, PA– Johnson Matthey announced today that it has been granted an exclusive license by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) for its high temperature sorbent technology and patent to remove mercury, arsenic and potentially selenium and cadmium from syngas produced by coal gasification.  This license was a natural extension of a two-year ...

  • Launch of Mersey green solution

    Renewable energy firm New Earth Energy, and Biossence, the UK division of environmental investors, have combined forces to create a new venture – Mersey Green Solution. Funded through individual investors the venture hopes to develop, finance and operate an infrastructure to treat, and recover energy from, a range of municipal and commercial wastes. The first project will be based near the Wirral ...

  • Waste Management Announces Strategic Investment in Agnion

    Waste Management (NYSE:WM) today announced a strategic investment in Agnion Energy, Inc. (Agnion) to advance Agnion's allothermal gasification technology.  Waste Management joins other investors in Agnion including, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, Munich Venture Partners and ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • UBC selects nexterra / GE Biomass Power System

    The University of British Columbia (UBC) and Nexterra Systems Corp., a leading biomass gasification company, announced today that UBC will install and demonstrate a unique, on-site biomass-fuelled combined heat and power (CHP) solution developed by Nexterra and GE Power & Water's gas engine division. The CHP system will be located at UBC's Vancouver campus, where it will provide clean, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Waste-to-Energy - A burning issue for tomorrow`s cities

    Long considered a costly problem, municipal solid waste is now emerging as an important revenue-generating feedstock for waste-to-energy systems. As municipalities look to improve energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions as part of their sustainability planning initiatives, new and innovative methods for burning wastes to generate heat and power are emerging. And while, at first ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Waste Management Announces Strategic Investment in the Peninsula Compost Company

    Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) today announced a strategic investment in the Peninsula Compost Company, LLC (PCC), which owns and operates the Wilmington Organic Recycling Center (WORC). WORC is the only fully operational and permitted in-vessel organics processing center in the Delaware, ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

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