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3 hrs ago | Daily Mail
It derives a substantial amount of its revenues from Ukraine; is plotting a revolution in the biomass fuel industry; and has signed a landmark forestry and timberland management deal with three indigenous groups in Canada.
7 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal
Biofuels maker Enviva is in the process of getting construction permits for wood pellet plants in Richmond and Sampson counties and one in South Carolina, company officials said last week.
11 hrs ago | Western morning News
The sun is shining on a Cornish installer of biomass boilers after it grew its turnover 10 fold in a year.
It didn't help the energy debate that the junta invited a fools' gallery of participants to speak and neglected to bring in experts.
The only coal-fired power plant in Hawaii, which is the single largest generating plant on Oahu, is under financial stress because there is no financial reserve, according to the Hawaiian Electric Co.'
Here's some good news that may brighten up your day: US electrical generation from renewables hits 14.3%.
Green living is the hottest thing on the real estate market these days, and BioRegional , an entrepreneurial charity based in London, is making sure it stays that way.
Public support for renewable energies across the world continues to grow, particularly in more advanced economies - with solar power being especially popular.
Butanol, one of the substitutes, is still produced via petrochemical means but the confluence of global issues like declining oil reserves and upsurge in oil prices has compelled to identify renewable biomass resources for butanol production and commercialize the process."
Scientists have demonstrated a way to use a metallic complex, trinuclear titanium hydride, to accomplish the task of activating benzene by breaking the aromatic carbon-carbon bonds at relatively mild temperatures and in a highly selective way.
KINGSCLERE Parish Council has expressed disappointment that it was not consulted at an earlier stage about plans for a biomass processing plant at Greenham Common.
Aromatic compounds are found widely in natural resources such as petroleum and biomass, and breaking the carbon?carbon bonds in these compounds plays an important role in the production of fuels and valuable chemicals from natural resources.
A new analysis suggests the planet can produce much more land-plant biomass - the total material in leaves, stems, roots, fruits, grains and other terrestrial plant parts - than previous estimates showed.
Populus, a genus of fast-growing trees commonly known as cottonwoods and aspens, is being grown for bioenergy because it produces a significant amount of biomass in two years and will re-grow robustly when cut at just above ground level.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 04:56 pm
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