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February 5, 2010
A committee representing European Union (EU) member states has accepted a European Commission proposal to direct funds raised from the region’s emissions trading scheme (ETS)...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/EU-Agrees-to-Pump-Billions-of-Dollars-into-CCS-and-Renewables_24607.html
February 3, 2010
ZeaChem (Lakewood, CO), a bioprocessing firm, says it has successfully tested a fermentation process for manufacturing acetic acid from renewable biomass to a scale of 5,000 liters, up...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/ZeaChem-Scales-up-Biomass-to-acetic-Acid-Process_24559.html
January 29, 2010
Using algae for generating biomass energy is less efficient than using switchgrass, canola or corn, uses more water, and requires more inputs, according to a University of Virginia...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Algal-Systems-Less-Efficient-than-Corn-for-Generating-Fuels_24483.html
January 21, 2010
Novozymes (Copenhagen), an enzymes technology firm, says its operating profit for fourth quarter 2009 increased 16% to DKr 431 million ($81 million), compared to the year-ago period...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Novozymes-Grows-in-2009-Expects-a-Boost-from-U-S-Biofuels-in-2010_24230.html
January 20, 2010
Axens (Paris), a petrochemicals technology provider, and Headwaters (South Jordan, UT), a materials technology firm, say they have created a joint venture company Alliance DCL, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Axens-and-Headwaters-Create-Coal-Liquefaction-Tech-JV_24197.html
January 14, 2010
The unit is expected to start up in 2014 and will employ rapid thermal processing (RTP) technology developed by Ensyn (Wilmington, DE)....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/UOP-Awarded-DOE-Funds-for-Biomass-to-Fuels-Demonstration-Plant_24102.html
January 6, 2010
Never before has there been so much uncertainty over the future supply and demand for hydrocarbons, particularly in transport, which accounts for 50% of primary oil consumption. Some...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Disruptive-Technologies-in-Transport-Fuels_23921.html
December 18, 2009
The Copenhagen climate negotiations have focused on securing a deal to cut absolute levels of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and create a system for financing poorer nations’...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Copenhagen-Vision-for-a-Bio-based-Society-Emerges_23689.html
December 9, 2009
The U.S. DOE, has awarded ZeaChem (Lakewood, CO) $25 million to underpin the development of the firm’s technology to convert poplar trees and other biomass into fuels and high...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/DOE-Funds-Project-to-Use-Termite-Microbes-to-Make-Ethyl-Acetate_23362.html
December 8, 2009
 Haldor Topsoe says it will demonstrate in the U.S. its technology that converts wood to fuel. The American Department of Energy (DOE) has granted Topsoe $25 million to support...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Topsoe-Demonstrates-Wood-to-Fuel-Technology_23341.html
December 8, 2009
The projects selected will produce advanced biofuels, biopower, and bioproducts using biomass, DOE says....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/DOE-Awards-$600-Million-for-Biorefinery-Projects_23298.html
December 1, 2009
Dow Chemical says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with oil and gas firm Denbury Onshore (Plano, TX) under which Denbury will capture carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Dow-Links-with-Oil-Firm-for-Carbon-Capture-Project_23130.html
December 1, 2009
The agency says completed tests indicate engines of new cars can handle an ethanol blend higher than the current 10% limit, but the emissions impacts of extended  mileage needs to be determined....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/EPA-Delays-Decision-on-E15_23196.html
December 1, 2009
Europe’s biofuels industry representatives say they will lodge a complaint with European Union (EU) trade authorities against undisclosed U.S. companies that allegedly are...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/EU-Biodiesel-Industry-Seeks-Sanctions-Against-U-S-Firms-Allegedly-Evading-Antidumping-Laws_23127.html
November 18, 2009
Algenol says the two companies will jointly develop cost-efficient technologies for both the supply of CO2 and removal of oxygen....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Linde-Signs-Algae-to-Biofuels-Joint-Development-Deal_22864.html
November 11, 2009
The current rate of investment to in clean energy must be increased by $10.5 trillion between now and 2030 if the world is to keep CO2 concentrations in the atmosphere below 450 ppm...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Switching-to-Low-Carbon-Economy-Will-Cost-an-Additional-$10-5-Trillion_22695.html
November 5, 2009
BASF says it will cease manufacture of fuel cell components at its Frankfurt site by December 31 and focus production of its high-termperature membrane electrode assemblies at Somerset, NJ....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/BASF-to-Shift-Membrane-Electrode-Assembly-Production_22604.html
October 12, 2009
The addition allows the two firms to offer customers a "one-stop solution" to producing, cleaning, and upgrading syngas and converting it to fuels, specialty waxes, and chemicals, the companys say....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/UOP-Adds-Syngas-Purification-Technology-to-Rentech-Alliance_21987.html
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