Biomass Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. The world is facing a global sand crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | The Raw Story

    ... mining, use and trade. Sand and gravel are now the most-extracted materials in the world, exceeding fossil fuels and biomass (measured by weight). Sand is a key ingredient for concrete , roads, glass and electronics . Massive amounts of sand are ...

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  2. How to Feed Ourselves in a Time of Climate CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... more fertile and resilient to land degradation, is that carbon from the atmosphere is captured in soil and plant biomass. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says carbon sequestration accounts for 90 percent of global agricultural ...

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  3. Need to maintain ecological balance in extraction: Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender SinghRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | DNA India

    ... the problem was gas. Methanol can be produced from natural gas, coal and renewable sources such as municipal waste, biomass and recycled carbon dioxide. The steel ministry is also focusing on enhancing capacity utilisation and technology upgradation ...

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  4. How to make Chennai a better place to live inRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | News Today

    ... be to create a circular economy to reuse waste materials. This could be as simple as conversion into energy through biomass. Apart from increased technical knowledge, an ecosystem would need energy created to reuse this waste material. A first step ...

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  5. Conversion of an inactive xylose isomerase into a functional enzyme...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | BioMed Central

    ... a consensus. One of the most efficient ways to avoid further fossil based emissions and capture CO2 is through biomass production, with subsequent conversion into biofuels [ ]. Even though no effort has been spared to optimize the 2G-ethanol ...

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  6. Wasted Orange Peels Turn Barren Landscape Into Dense ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | How Stuff Works

    ... pasture that wasn't treated with peels. The researchers found that the treated area had richer soil, more tree biomass and a broader variety of tree species, including a fig tree with a circumference equivalent to three arm spans. Pasture that ...

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  7. A Sweeter Way to Make Green ProductsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 8 | Newswise

    ... and rice hulls." Although the past decade has seen a shift toward using such waste, referred to as lignocellulosic biomass, to create chemicals for producing biodegradable plastics, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and biofuels, biorefineries have ...

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  8. Nonlinear CO2 flux response to 7 years of experimentally induced permafrost thawRead the original story

    Friday Sep 8 | CiteULike

    ... and suppressed Reco, GPP, and NEE. However Reco and GPP remained high in areas with large Eriophorum vaginatum biomass. In general NEE increased with thaw, but was more strongly correlated with plant biomass than thaw, indicating that higher Reco in ...

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  9. Renewable Heat Incentive: Firm launches legal bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Newsday

    A major County Antrim business is taking the Department for the Economy to court over plans for a power plant linked to the Renewable Heat Incentive . It was part of a facility to produce 90,000 tonnes of wood pellets a year for supply to other biomass users.

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  10. The World Is Running Out of SandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | LiveScience

    ... mining, use and trade. Sand and gravel are now the most-extracted materials in the world, exceeding fossil fuels and biomass (measured by weight). Sand is a key ingredient for concrete , roads, glass and electronics . Massive amounts of sand are ...

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  11. Cotton Gin Trash Finding New Life For Electrical PowerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 8 | ECNmag

    Finding sustainable markets for gin trash, wood chips and other waste products could be viable in producing more electrical power for a growing global population, according to researchers. A demonstration was held recently on the campus of Texas A&M University in College Station showcasing a biomass-fueled fluidized bed gasifier, utilizing cotton gin trash and wood chips to power an electric generator.

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  12. Clay Minerals and Metal Oxides Change How Uranium Travels Through SedimentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Newswise

    ... researchers. A demonstration was held recently on the campus of Texas A&M University in College Station showcasing a biomass-fueled fluidized bed gasifier, utilizing cotton gin trash and wood chips to power an electric generator. The fluidized bed ...

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  13. NUS Scientists Unravel New Insights Into Promising Semiconductor MaterialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Newswise

    ... researchers. A demonstration was held recently on the campus of Texas A&M University in College Station showcasing a biomass-fueled fluidized bed gasifier, utilizing cotton gin trash and wood chips to power an electric generator. The fluidized bed ...

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  14. 3 environment Feds set to - lop and scatter' trees near Price to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... will be determined as the project unfolds over the next several years. "We want to keep all the tools, including biomass utilization," said BLM spokeswoman Allison Ginn, referring to methods of cutting or grinding trees and brush into small pieces ...

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  15. Exploitation of global sand supply becoming a crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | UPI

    ... mining, use and trade. Sand and gravel are now the most-extracted materials in the world, exceeding fossil fuels and biomass (measured by weight). Sand is a key ingredient for concrete , roads, glass and electronics . Massive amounts of sand are ...

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  16. Oilseed & Grain Seed Market Production, Future Demand, Sales and Consumption Research Report to 2027Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | SBWire

    ... and for annual forage. It provides good soil cover over winter to prevent soil erosion, produces large amounts of biomass, suppresses weeds, and can improve soil tilth with its root system. Rapeseed can also be grazed by livestock during the fall ...

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  17. Biopower in United Kingdom Market 2017- Revenue, Price and Gross Margin Research Report 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | SBWire

    ... Scope The report analyses global renewable power market, global biopower (Biomass and Biogas) market, United Kingdom power market, United Kingdom renewable power market and United Kingdom biopower market. The scope of the research includes - - A ...

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  18. Wind Power in United Kingdom Market 2017 -Develop Market-Entry and Market Expansion Strategies 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | 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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  19. Oilfield workers ready to adapt skills to renewable energy infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Journal of Commerce

    ... into manufacturing, installation and maintenance of renewable energy systems is often minor. Hildebrand has built biomass plants without additional training. "However, if I were asked to install a tower at a wind farm, the learning curve could be ...

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  20. Effect of Fire and Drought on the Ecophysiology of Andropogon...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 30 | CiteULike

    ... = 41.6 @mmolA [email protected]'s-1), leaf conductance, leaf nitrogen content, nitrogen use efficiency, leaf thickness, and shoot biomass compared to shoots from an unburned plot, Postburn differences in P. virgatum were less pronounced, and CO2 uptake rates ...

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