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USDA's new methods for measuring changes in greenhouse gas emissions from farming and forestry can help industrial biotech companies establish the environmental benefits of building the bioeconomy.
A revamped $250 million state program to subsidize more electricity from alternative energy could help drive down prices to the state by making it less expensive for developers to borrow money, an environmental advocate said.
The biorefinery is similar in concept to the petroleum refinery, except that it is based on conversion of biomass feedstocks rather than crude oil.
The forest is full of many things: plants, animals, minerals in the soil and so forth.
Stanford professor's calculations indicate that wildfires and other types of fires involving plant matter play a much bigger role in climate change and human health than previously thought.
Environmentalists are enlisting minority groups such as African-Americans and Latinos to help them stop use of fossil fuels in the name of ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE .
Renewable energy rises by nearly a third in the UK to hit 15% of all energy - but it is still dwarfed by King Coal The Vale of Glamorgan is seen as a prime site for wind turbines because of its coastal position, say campaigners The statistics from the Department of Energy and Climate Change show a 30% increase in the power coming from renewables in ... (more)
The boilers will be fueled primarily by wood chips, as well as other biomass residue.
Germany gets almost 1/3 of its energy from renewable sources. Why not us? by David Atkins The United States could easily be doing this.
The project at Balmenach distillery in Speyside will be financed from the of funding announced by GIB last month.
The US Department of Energy will award up to $11.3 million for two projects that aim to advance the production of cost-competitive, high-performance carbon fiber material from renewable, non-food-based feedstocks, such as agricultural residues and woody biomass.
Zilkha Biomass Energy announced Wednesday morning its plans to build a $90 million facility in Monticello that will create 52 jobs.
POWER plant operator Drax says losses of A 11 million could have been dented by a further A 30 million had it not burnt biomass in the first half of the year.
The competitive solicitation will promote the development of a broad range of new renewable energy resources and the contracts for these projects will be awarded for a term of up to 20 years, closer aligning New York State with neighboring states that offer similar terms.
Mr. Farrish has a wealth of experience and expertise in business related to agriculture, food processing, and renewable energies, as he has served as CEO of several major companies including LifeLine Foods, LLC. and Everton Energy Biofuels and Holdings, LLC. Additionally Mr. Farrish served as the Deputy Administrator of Commodity Operations in ... (more)
Keep the applause down! Contain your enthusiasm for yet another biomass- or gas-to-liquids company.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 04:27 am
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