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  1. AF&PA, AWA launch web video on understanding a carbon neutralityaRead the original story

    36 min ago | RISI

    "What does 'carbon neutral' mean?" It's a great question, and today the American Forest & Paper Association and American Wood Council have launched a new web video explaining the concept - from a biomass energy users' perspective - in only 90 seconds. If you market to the pulp and paper industry, look to RISI to reach more customers through more channels than anyone else.

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  2. Renewable Energy Group Adds Peter J. M. Harding to Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... been a reliable supplier of advanced biofuels which meet or exceed ASTM quality specifications. REG sells REG-9000a biomass-based diesel to distributors so consumers can have cleaner burning fuels that help diversify the energy complex and increase ...

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  3. Statewide Energy Conference Promotes Ambitious GoalsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Vermont Standard

    ... electric vehicles, weatherizing buildings, replacing oil and gas heating with other systems (including a central biomass heating plant), and installing wind, solar, biomass and other renewable energy sources wherever practical. By shrinking the ...

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  4. MPM Technologies/Carbon Cycle Power Launches Website, Signs Lease...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    MPM Technologies, Inc., subsidiary Carbon Cycle Power signed a lease agreement with an affiliate of Spokane Valley manufacturer Wheeler Industries, Inc., to house the demonstration unit of CCP's waste-to-value solution - a patent-pending photon-induced, electric-arc gasification technology - that will process biomass and municipal solid waste for the cogeneration of heat and power. CCP also announced that the website www.carboncyclepower.com is now live.

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  5. Statkraft Plans to Invest as Much as $8.1 Billion in RenewablesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... are primarily within hydropower and wind power, but we are also exploring opportunities within solar energy and biomass." Statkraft said it's invested more than 27 billion kroner in renewable power projects since 2010. Statkraft said it plans next ...

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  6. Just Published: "EnergyMixx AG - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile"Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company engages in planning, developing, and implementation of renewable energy projects. The company invests in the development and operation of renewable energy power generation ventures sourced through solar, wind, hydro and biomass.

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  7. Care home improves its energy efficiency with Remeha Fusion HybridRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... systems incorporating passive flue gas heat recovery technology, and high performance renewable solutions including biomass boilers, gas absorption heat pumps and CHP units that will help the UK move to a low carbon future and bring maximum carbon ...

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  8. Worried about melting ice, the NHL vows to erase its carbon footprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    ... emits with Renewable Energy Certificates from clean energy sources such as wind turbines and power generated from biomass. Companies that produce clean energy sell the certificates, known as RECS, to companies that use dirty energy produced from ...

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  9. Iggesund Awarded for Reducing Environmental ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MyPrintResource.com

    ... in Iggesund, Sweden fossil-fuel free to roughly 95% and nearly self-sufficient with respect to electricity; and in a biomass boiler at its mill in Workington, England, completely fossil-fuel free and a net supplier of green energy to the national ...

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  10. Second Generation Biofuels Market is Expected to Reach $23.9 Billion, Global, by 2020Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... fuel issues. On the other hand, second generation biofuels are produced from a range of non-food crops and waste biomass. Also, second generation biofuel production is more energy efficient than the conventional fossil fuels. Such biofuels minimize ...

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  11. New NASA Probe Will Study Earth's Forests in 3-DRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Directions Magazine

    ... the GEDI data will provide us with global-scale insights into how much carbon is being stored in the forest biomass. This information will be particularly powerful when combined with the historical record of changes captured by the U.S.'s ...

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  12. Worried about melting ice, pro hockey vows to go greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    ... emits with Renewable Energy Certificates from clean energy sources such as wind turbines and power generated from biomass. Companies that produce clean energy sell the certificates, known as RECS, to companies that use dirty energy produced from ...

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  13. Trade winds ventilate the tropical oceans: Explanation for increasing oxygen deficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Science Daily

    ... die there, too. After their death they sink down to the ocean floor. On the way down bacteria start to decompose the biomass. In doing so they consume the oxygen. The largest of these OMZs stretches from the coasts of Chile and Peru far into the ...

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  14. Ancient, hydrogen-rich waters deep underground around the world: Waters could support isolated lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Science Daily

    ... search for deep microbial life. Quantifying the global hydrogen budget is key to understanding the amount of Earth's biomass that is in the subsurface, as many deep ecosystems contain chemolithotrophic -- so-called "rock-eating" -- organisms that ...

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  15. Cyanobacterial biofuels: new insights and strain design strategies...Read the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    ... and NADPH are exclusively synthesized via the linear electron flow whose ATP/NADPH ratio is below that required for biomass synthesis. The products of interest are then utilized by the cell as sinks for reduction equivalents in excess. Importantly, ...

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  16. Settled science? The IPCC's premature consensus is demonstrated ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorCalBlogs

    ... Also apparent are the higher concentrations over South America and southern Africa. These are likely the result of biomass burning in these regions. This misinformation is a contradiction because the area of southern Africa is mostly grasslands and ...

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  17. $1 million goes to bio-coal project slated for KamloopsRead the original story

    Sunday | Daily News

    The Innovative Clean Energy Fund - the same government program that funded Aboriginal Cogeneration Corporation's gasification proposal - has granted $1 million to a "bio-coal" production plant in Kamloops. Nations Energy Corporation, a Vancouver company, will use the funds to build a commercial-scale plant to convert mountain pine beetle wood into clean-burning biomass.

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  18. An Taisce objects to Foynes fuel plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Limerick Today

    ... coal-based fuels. He pointed out that the process to be used in the Foynes plant would combine bituminous coal with biomass crops to produce a smokeless fuel that would produce "80% less pollutant smoke" than the coal that is currently being burned ...

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  19. NASA's Spaceborne Carbon Counter Maps New DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... and promise, showing elevated carbon dioxide concentrations across the Southern Hemisphere from springtime biomass burning. At a media briefing today at the American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco, scientists from NASA's Jet Propulsion ...

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  20. Second Generation Biofuels Market is Expected to Reach $23.9 Billion, ...Read the original story

    Sunday | PR.com

    ... fuel issues. On the other hand, second generation biofuels are produced from a range of non-food crops and waste biomass. Also, second generation biofuel production is more energy efficient than the conventional fossil fuels. Such biofuels minimize ...

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