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  • Cobalt Technologies, a leading developer of next generation bio-based chemicals, and specialty chemical company Rhodia, member of the Solvay Group, are to begin joint development and operation of a biobutanol demonstration facility in Brazil. The pilot plant moves the companies a step closer to the ...

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  • Qatar Airways, Qatar Science and Technology Park and Qatar Petroleum are to jointly carry out engineering and economic analysis for the development of sustainable aviation biofuel, with support from Airbus. Seven months ago, together with US-based Verno Systems, the companies embarked on a feasibili...

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  • Almost all of the technologies for the production of second generation biofuels are in the final stage of commercialisation and their launch is expected within the next two years. These are biofuels that are derived from non-food biomass such as agricultural and forest waste, or energy crops like mi...

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  • The overall objective of the GREENFOODS project is to lead the European food and beverage industry to high energy efficiency and reduction of fossil carbon emissions in order to ensure and foster the world wide competitiveness, improve the security of energy supply and guarantee the sustainable prod...

  • In US, the Boeing-backed second-generation algae biofuels are to be tested by Air New Zealand, Continental Airlines and Virgin Atlantic Airways. Algae's attractions include non freezing at high altitudes (cf. alcohols) and are a non-food, low-water energy source.

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  • This book contains a comprehensive review of current industrial cleaning techniques including those using low, medium and high pressure water, solvents, chemical compounds and foam, wet and soluble abrasives and the latest computerised in-line automatic techniques. Emphasis is placed on the practica...

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  • Nyoman Sugiartha, of the London School of Engineering and Design, Brunel University, was this year's winner of the Energy Institute's London and Home Counties Branch student paper competition. Here follows a summary of the winning paper.

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  • Although improved technology and lower carbon fuels can make a substantial contribution to meeting carbon dioxide (CO2) reduction targets, a significant change in consumer behaviour will be required for the UK to make the transition to a low carbon economy and meet the UK government’s 2050 CO2 reduc...

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  • In UK, TMO Renewables demonstrate a second generation technology of converting non-food biomatter such as grains, wheat straw, newspapers, municipal waste, and distiller's grains into ethanol. The technology is based on a thermophilic organism in the form of a single-cell geobacillus bacterium commo...

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  • A secretariat running the United Nations’ Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP) has been opened at the Rome headquarters of the UN Food & Agriculture Organisation, reports Keith Nuthall. The body is charged with promoting bioenergy, helping international exchanges of know-how and technology, promoting...

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