Archive for the ‘Biomass’ Category

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Renewables to Receive Huge Chunk of $7.7 Trillion in Global Power Funding

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by

Renewables to Receive Huge Chunk of $7.7 Trillion in Global Power Funding Renewable energy may receive as much as two-thirds of the $7.7 trillion of[...]
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London Waste Plant Wins $13M From UK Green Investment Bank

Posted on May 15th, 2014 by

London Waste Plant Wins $13M From UK Green Investment Bank The U.K. Green Investment Bank will furnish 7.5 million pounds ($12.6 million) of funds for[...]
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Huge Waste-to-Energy Plant Planned for Ohio

Posted on April 7th, 2014 by

Huge Waste-to-Energy Plant Planned for Ohio A 9.4 MW biogas combined heat and power (CHP) plant is being developed in Grove City, Ohio. The plant[...]
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Giant King Grass To Fuel Bioenergy Facilities in California

Posted on March 26th, 2014 by

Giant King Grass To Fuel Bioenergy Facilities in California Viaspace, a clean energy company that cultivates grass for the production of biofuels, has signed a[...]
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Nineteen Countries Pledges to Form Africa Clean Energy Corridor

Posted on January 30th, 2014 by

Nineteen Countries Pledges to Form Africa Clean Energy Corridor Nineteen countries vowed to form an Africa Clean Energy Corridor to exploit the regions enormous renewable[...]
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UK’s Biggest Power Plant Opens Biomass Facility

Posted on December 10th, 2013 by

UK’s Biggest Power Plant Opens Biomass Facility Energy Secretary Ed Davey has recently opened the UK’s biggest renewable electricity generator at  Drax, the country’s biggest[...]
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South Africa Approves $3.3 Billion for 17 Clean Energy Projects

Posted on November 6th, 2013 by

South Africa Approves $3.3 Billion for 17 Clean Energy Projects South Africa approved 33.8 billion rand ($3.3 billion) for 17 clean energy projects in the[...]
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South African Biofuel Industry To Raise Sorghum Production Fivefold

Posted on October 8th, 2013 by

South African Biofuel Industry To Raise Sorghum Production Fivefold South Africa’s plan to source all grain needed for biofuel production locally means sorghum output will[...]
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Digester Turns Food Waste Into Methane; Operation Begins August

Posted on July 15th, 2012 by

Digester Turns Food Waste Into Methane; Operation Begins August The Collinwood digester that can generate 1.3 million watts per hour will begin its operation in[...]
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Green Energy Plant in Michigan Begins Production

Posted on June 18th, 2012 by

Green Energy Plant in Michigan Begins Production A new 12.8 megawatts gas-to-energy plant at the Pine Tree Acres Renewable Energy Facility in Lenox, Michigan has[...]
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SAIC, Carlyle Group Team Up on 37.5-MW Biomass Project in Connecticut

Posted on January 10th, 2012 by

SAIC, Carlyle Group team up on 37.5-MW biomass project in Connecticut Science Applications International Corp. and Carlyle Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Group have entered into an[...]
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Laidlaw Energy Group Acquires 12.5-MW Calif. Biomass Facility

Posted on November 10th, 2011 by

Laidlaw Energy Group acquires 12.5-MW Calif. biomass facility Laidlaw Energy Group Inc. has completed the acquisition of a 12.5-MW biomass-energy power plant inSusanville,California, by acquiring[...]
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China Completes First Biofuel Jet Test Flight

Posted on November 3rd, 2011 by

On 28 October Air China conducted its first trial flight of a passenger jet powered by a mix of biofuel and traditional aviation fuel. The[...]
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China is Interested in Biofuels – Why Not the West?

Posted on September 15th, 2011 by

China, arguably the world’s most influential and dynamic economy, is beginning to eye renewable as a partial solution to its voracious and growing energy needs.[...]
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Energy In the Living!

Posted on June 9th, 2011 by

There is energy in the sun, wind, water, earth’s interior, and the animals and vegetation that cling to its surface. Less sexy and most likely[...]
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Biofuels About to Take Off- Just Not Yet

Posted on June 8th, 2011 by

Investors looking for the next big thing after a hydrocarbon economy have a panoply of options, from solar to wind, as well as biofuels. In terms[...]