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  1. Brookfield Renewable Partners L.P. (BEP) To Go Ex-Dividend on February 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... renewable power generating facilities in North America, Brazil, Colombia and Europe. The Company operates over three biomass facilities and Co-generation (Co-gen) facilities. The Company operates through three segments: Hydroelectric, Wind and ...

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  2. Study links PM2.5 pollution with millions of preterm births globallyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    ... but in many developing countries, certain emission sources dominate. This includes emissions from cooking with biomass fuels (which is also associated with very harmful indoor pollution), diesel vehicles and other transport, and particles emitted ...

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  3. Why Vegetable Farmers Aren't On Board The No-Till TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... two cover crops before killing them with a roller-crimper-a machine that evenly flattens and crimps standing plant biomass-or with a combination of the roller-crimper and a burndown herbicide. "The roller-crimper weighs about 2 tons. As it bends the ...

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  4. The Worst Mistake Southern Co Investors Can Make Right NowRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Motley Fool

    ... the end of September, roughly three quarters of its power came from natural gas, with the rest from solar, wind, and biomass. But that's set to change over the next five years, with $1 billion a year earmarked for wind investments. That spending is ...

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  5. Elopak looks back on six decades developing the Pure-Pak cartonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BeverageDaily

    ... carton ever' - a virtually 100% renewable carton using second generation renewable PE, made of European-sourced biomass. Wright added, as an example of collaboration it introduced a Roll Fed aseptic packaging material into the European and CIS ...

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  6. UM scientists produce sustainable isopreneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tire Business

    Tires produced using isoprene from biomass would be identical to existing tires, with the same chemical composition, color and performance, the university said. The study describing the research that led to this breakthrough has been published in ACS Catalysis , the American Chemical Society's journal on chemical and catalysis sciences, according to the university.

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  7. Cattails suck: floating water filtersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Western Producer

    ... when their roots are bound in the soil at the bottom of the water body. Both problems can be solved when the biomass bed is floating. With water swirling beneath the root system, the plants maximize their uptake of nutrients in the water. However, ...

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  8. Potlatch Corporation (PCH) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.38Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... maintaining roads. Its activities also include hunting leases, recreation permits and leases, mineral rights leases, biomass production and carbon sequestration. Receive News & Ratings for Potlatch Corporation Daily - Enter your email address below ...

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  9. Bangladesh's energy optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Star

    ... run irrigation pumps and lighten houses, using biogas as a substitute to these fuels. The abundant supply of solid biomass can even be converted into compressed natural gas that can be employed to run vehicles whereby the import bills, arising from ...

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  10. University scientists produce isoprene from sustainable resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tire Business

    Tires produced using isoprene from biomass would be identical to existing tires, with the same chemical composition, color and performance, the university said. The study describing the research that led to this breakthrough has been published in ACS Catalysis , the American Chemical Society's journal on chemical and catalysis sciences, according to the university.

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  11. NSF to award up to $4.8M for catalysis research, including fuels applicationsRead the original story

    Friday | Green Car Congress

    The National Science Foundation will award up to $4.8 million to research projects focused on obtaining new basic understanding of catalytic materials and reactions, utilizing synthetic, theoretical, and experimental approaches. Target applications include fuels, specialty and bulk chemicals, environmental catalysis, biomass conversion to fuels and chemicals, conversion of greenhouse gases, and generation of solar hydrogen, as well as efficient routes to energy utilization.

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  12. Next steps for renewable energy in EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | PhysicsWeb Events

    ... the EU for renewable policy and future support for the sector, including prospects for investment in solar, wind and biomass.

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  13. Ardian buys Tozzi Green's stake in TRE SolarRead the original story

    Friday | PE Hub

    ... TRE Solar manages a portfolio totalling 462 MW in gross capacity which includes solar, wind, hydroelectric and biomass plants located across Italy. Ardian acquires the full control of the portfolio's assets in the first three technologies; only the ...

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  14. The U.S. forest products industry is vitally important to our...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PR Newswire

    ... than harm, is based on sound science, and is transparent and accountable to the public. The carbon neutrality of biomass and manufacturing byproducts . The carbon neutrality of biomass harvested from sustainably managed forests has been recognized ...

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  15. Wind Power in Australia, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016 - New Report AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SBWire

    ... wind (both onshore and offshore), solar photovoltaic (PV), concentrated solar power (CSP), small hydropower (SHP), biomass, biogas and geothermal. -Detailed overview of the global wind power market with installed capacity and generation trends, ...

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  16. BIOX commissions 90M gallon biodiesel production facility in HoustonRead the original story

    Friday | Green Car Congress

    ... rs. The timing of commissioning is ideal as it coincides with the increase to the US Renewable Volume Obligation for biomass-based diesel for 2017.

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  17. Pellet port a big positive as Drax remains on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | This Is Grimsby

    RAIL links between Immingham's world-leading biomass handling facility and power giant Drax have been radically improved in a year that saw it tip the balance from coal to renewables. Improving the pellet supply chain, from increases in profitability at US plants to streamlining the UK reception and onward movement, have been major strides that have helped mitigate a 17 per cent reduction in earnings for 2016.

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  18. A Canadian circular economy realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurActiv.com

    ... waste". The energy we obtain now from burning waste we can after all also generate from wind, solar and biomass. Obviously, new technology has a price tag. But in the end society will profit. We no longer need to invest in creating landfills, we ...

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  19. Power generation company Drax reports a 'pivotal year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | This is Hull

    Drax Group has reported "strong operational performance", with 65 per cent of electricity generated from renewable biomass and progress with strategic initiatives, in its preliminary results for last year. Chairman Philip Cox said: "2016 was a pivotal year for Drax, marking the completion of the biomass transformation project, which commenced in 2012, and the announcement of a new strategy to deliver long-term sustainable value.

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  20. Application of orbitrap mass spectrometry for analysis of model...Read the original story

    Thursday | CiteULike

    ... to be well suited to the characterization of pyrolysis bio-oils. Bio-oils from ablative flash pyrolysis of different biomass sources were analyzed using negative-ion ESI and APCI orbitrap mass spectrometry. Pyrolysis bio-oils are liquid products of ...

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