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  1. Indoor air pollution puts women of rural Bangladesh at risk of pulmonary diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... carried out in Bangladesh has linked the high prevalence of COPD among women of rural Bangladesh to wide use of biomass for cooking in poorly ventilated kitchens. An articled titled Indoor Biomass Fuel Smoke Exposure as a Risk Factor for Chronic ...

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  2. UN chief lauds India's decision to ratify Paris agreement on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | Times of Oman

    ... y household. India seeks to add 100 gigawatts of photo-voltaic capacity, 60 gigawatts of wind power, 10 gigawatts of biomass and five gigawatts of hydro projects.

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  3. Limiting the Planet to 1.5A of Warming Is Crucial, but it Won't Be EasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | Scientific American

    ... need to be built. The most commonly mentioned method of negative emissions entails generating electricity by burning biomass - mainly crop waste, wood waste, and crops grown for the purpose - capturing the carbon dioxide from the emissions and ...

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  4. St Andrews green deal for Scot Heat & PowerRead the original story

    Monday Sep 26 | Scotsman.com

    Broxburn-based Scot Heat & Power has secured a competitive tender to supply biomass fuel to the University of St Andrews as part of an ambitious 25 million green energy project. The firm will supply wood for the next five years to the Guardbridge Energy Centre - a macro-renewable project on the site of the former Curtis Fine Papers Mill - that is supporting the university's aim of becoming Britain's first carbon neutral institution of its kind.

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  5. UN chief Ban Ki-Moon lauds India's decision to ratify Paris agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | The Indian Express

    ... y household. India seeks to add 100 gigawatts of photo-voltaic capacity, 60 gigawatts of wind power, 10 gigawatts of biomass and five gigawatts of hydro projects.

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  6. Potlatch Corp. (PCH) Lowered to "Neutral" at DA DavidsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | 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 Corp. Daily - Enter your email address below to ...

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  7. Counting Carbon on the Farm Topic of SymposiumRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 25 | Newswise

    September 26, 2016- Agriculture is in the middle of the greenhouse gas emission equation, as well as carbon storage. The soil is a potential sink for carbon though "carbon sequestration" in soils as well as agricultural biomass.

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  8. Algeria: Renewables a Priority to Diversify Energy MixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | AllAfrica.com

    ... will be accompanied, in the medium term, by the production of solar thermal energy, as well as the cogeneration, biomass and geothermal power. Energy generated from renewable sources is expected to represent 27% of the overall power production in ...

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  9. Creggan biomass, hydro and wind schemes can be European modelRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 25 | Derry Today

    A hydro-electric scheme, wind turbine and biomass installation at Creggan Country Park can be a model of best practice for small communities across Northern Europe seeking to turn to renewables in a bid to halt the effects of climate change. That's according to Terry Waugh, the deputy director of Action Renewables, who hosted an international gathering of expert partners of the RECENT Project , who visited the park recently.

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  10. How Britain is faring with its EU energy targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | The Economist

    ... 25% of Britain's electricity was generated from a variety of renewable sources including tidal, hydro, solar and biomass power stations. And as befits the windiest country in Europe, the biggest source of Britain's renewable energy is wind power. It ...

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  11. Phytoremediation of Metal Contaminated Soil Using Willow: Exploiting...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 24 | CiteULike

    ... metal phytoextraction appears insufficient to effectuate rapid reduction of soil metal contents. To increase both biomass production and metal accumulation of SRC, two strategies are proposed: (i) in situ selection of the best performing clones and ...

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  12. Finally, a serious bamboo development planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | Manila Bulletin

    ... and pulp, we will need 169,000 hectares more. And should we pursue growing bamboo in industrial scale as source of biomass for renewable energy, we will need an additional 251,000 hectares. Therefore, from the current stand of 49,000 hectares we can ...

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  13. Airlines Are Cozying Up to Biofuels, but Don't Expect Ethanol to Propel Flights Anytime SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | Fox News

    ... an investment, along with Bill Gates, in Renmatix, which has pioneered a process for extracting sugars from waste biomass and paper mill byproducts. Those same sugars, which could be priced at a fraction of the cost of agricultural sugars, could ...

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  14. College steps up sustainability programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | The Chronicle-Journal

    'THUMBS Down to me for not getting the officer's name but a big Thumbs Up to him for stopping and changing my blown tire on Highway 17, Aug. 8 From recycling to biomass energy, Confederation College is leading the way in sustainability and is trying to raise the bar with a new plan. College president Jim Madder said they are celebrating what they've done in the last five years and are challenging themselves to be better.

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  15. Bill Gates Invests in Low-Carbon PlasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Plastics Technology

    Pioneer for the conversion of biomass into cellulosic sugar technology can now start to move from lab into commercial use. Earlier this year, startup Renmatix, Philadephia, a leading licensor for the conversion of biomass into cellulosic sugar and a commercial partner of NewBio, patented its Plantrose Process that can lead to cost-effective production of industrial sugars on a commercial scale as an alternative to petroleum-based polymers in a range of industrial processes.

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  16. Biomass, no-till could play major role in limiting algae bloomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The London Free Press

    ... try to learn the system," Vince said. That means rewarding farmers for soil management solutions like increasing the biomass on their fields. Changing out of old habits can take prodding, especially for practices that hold no immediate incentives. ...

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  17. Report Published: "Wind Power in Finland, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | 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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  18. Research and Markets LogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | PR Newswire

    ... generation fuels are produced using non-food crops like wood (saw-dust), organic waste (corn-stover), and specific biomass plants like jatropha, camelina, and switchgrass. The third generation biofuels, also called advanced biofuels, are produced ...

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  19. REPEAT-Europe's offshore wind industry prepares for Atlantic crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Reuters

    ... of Massachusetts last month, where it expects to build a 400 megawatt (MW) site. In Europe, CIP holds stakes in biomass plants and wind assets in Britain, a converter station that connects offshore parks in the North Sea with the mainland, as well ...

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  20. Laws government can't changeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 23 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... approached the problem with both a carrot and a stick. We provide billions in subsidies for wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, and other renewable energy - and we wage a regulatory war on coal, oil and gas. Colorado started a third approach in 2004, ...

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