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  1. Audi produces petroleum-free synthetic gasolineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | CanadianDriver

    ... gasoline standards. It's also extremely clean burning, so if the carmaker can figure out how to brew it sans biomass and do so in meaningful quantities, it could, in theory, become a cleaner source of energy than the battery packs that power fully ...

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  2. Savannas help to slow climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | RedOrbit

    ... however, even as productivity increases, there is still space for more trees and a greater carbon-capturing biomass. Savannas also flourish in wetter years, causing large fluctuations in carbon dioxide uptake, large enough, claim AhlstrA m and ...

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  3. Wastewater Remediation and CO2 Sequestration Using Algae - Call for PresentationsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... will explore new cleaning wastewater opportunities and the reuse of wastewater(secondary water) to make algae biomass co-products. How do we recycle the water with existing nutrients? Treatment and reuse of effluent from municipal, industrial and ...

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  4. Audi Makes Synthetic Gasoline Using Zero PetroleumRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    ... With its research partner Gloabl Bioenergies, Audi has figured out how to create the synthetic fuel from biomass, or plant material, making the fuel carbon-neutral. An Audi spokesperson tells us that, as of right now, the experiment has only ...

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  5. Pelco Distributiona s plans for a straw pelletising plant in Ely: a Norwicha s gain will be Elya s painaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    ... near Norwich could travel in total almost 100 miles, plus the return journey of the empty lorry in order to provide biomass for Norwich." The City of Ely Council is also concerned and is requesting that noise level guarantees and vehicle movements ...

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  6. Audi e-benzin - a fully-synthetic RON 100 'gasoline'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    ... both in the lab and in test engines. Both parties are also looking at modifying the process so that it requires no biomass, instead requiring just water, hydrogen, CO2 and sunlight. Anthony Lim believes that nothing is better than a good smoke and a ...

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  7. Solar gives Duke Energy's Rob Caldwell a sunny outlook on jobRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Progress merged with Duke in 2012. Caldwell says Duke is interested in many forms of renewable energy, including biomass and landfill gas, but the opportunities presented by solar make it his focus today. We've got a compliance requirement for one. ...

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  8. Structural, physiognomic and above-ground biomass variation in...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Structural, physiognomic and above-ground biomass variation in savanna-forest transition zones on three continents - how different are co-occurring savanna and forest formations? Through interpretations of remote-sensing data and/or theoretical propositions, the idea that forest and savanna represent "alternative stable states" is gaining increasing acceptance. Filling an observational gap, we present detailed stratified floristic and structural analyses for forest and savanna stands located mostly within zones of transition in Africa, South America and Australia.

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  9. Audi And Partners Develop E-Benzin Synthetic Gasoline: VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BenzConnection

    ... engines. In the medium term, the company and Global Bioenergies aim to modify the process so that it requires no biomass, instead requiring just water, sunlight, CO2 and hydrogen. Audi is also producing hydrogen using electrolysis of water with ...

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  10. Biomass will play a critical role for Europe's energy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    Biomass is the only renewable, affordable energy source available on-demand. European countries need to make sure it is sourced sustainably, writes Philip Lowe.

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  11. PUB and province yet still in conversation on net meteringRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... typically through the installation of renewable power producers such as solar panels, wind turbines and small-scale biomass projects. Details of policies vary from one jurisdiction to the next. As The Telegram reported in April, Dalley has committed ...

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  12. Storm surge kills thousands of salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Mercury

    ... oxygen levels in the harbour. At the time, Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff said a decision on a new biomass limit would be made soon by the Secretary of the Department of Primary Industries along with a report on oxygen levels. "The ...

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  13. MomentumGOODBYE, Norma JeanRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... equivalent of burning the furniture to heat the house, we focus on expanding our use of solar, wind, hydro and biomass energy? By doing so, we can not only reverse global warming and clean up the environment, but our nation can create good jobs and ...

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  14. Savannahs help to slow climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science, Industry and Business

    ... to year. In savannahs it is different. As productivity increases there is room to fit in more plants whose growing biomass provides a sink, or store, for carbon sequestered from the atmosphere. In addition, savannahs spring to life in wetter years, ...

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  15. Unprecedented: David Ray Griffin paints bleak picture of our climate crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... transition to solar, wind, ocean (both wave and tidal) and geothermal energies. He also looks at energy derived from biomass, waste and sewage. In each and every instance, he takes cognisance of both the potential and the problems posed by these ...

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  16. What a proposed natural gas power plant would mean for RocklandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    ... the 1980s, including a 265-megawatt facility in Rumford. It has since sold those plants to focus on renewables: biomass plants, solar and wind projects. EMI is the company behind Cape Wind, a proposed 130-turbine wind farm for Nantucket Sound. One ...

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  17. MagneGas gives recycling wastewater a real-world testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... advancements to help them reach their sanitation targets, including the ability to recycle wastewater and liquid biomass in the form or agricultural manures. Among those companies attempting to use new technology to tackle the world's water shortage ...

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  18. Savannahs slow climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... to year. In savannahs it is different. As productivity increases there is room to fit in more trees whose growing biomass provides a sink, or store, for carbon sequestered from the atmosphere. In addition, savannahs spring to life in wetter years, ...

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  19. Rubber is produced using renewable raw materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... Ube, etc.). As yet there is no established industrial process in the world for producing 1,3-butadiene using biomass. That is why the development of this process puts Biosyncaucho at the cutting edge worldwide in applied chemistry research. Today, ...

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  20. Unilever saves 1 million tonnes of CO2a and loads of money tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cosmetics Design

    ... revamped its whole supply chain across all industries, increasingly turning to energy provided by wind, solar and biomass, converting heat from its manufacturing processes into power for its factories. "Climate change is having a huge impact on the ...

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