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Nevada Researchers Trying To Turn Roadside Weed Into Biofuel

RENO (CBS/AP) — Three decades ago, a University of Nevada researcher who obtained one of the first U.S. Energy Department grants to study the potential to turn plants into biofuels became convinced that a roadside weed — curly top gumweed — was growing along the road to the future. 588 more words


Indonesia to ramp up biodiesel output to meet new mandates

(Source: themalaymailonline.com | Photo: Reuters)

Biodiesel producers in Indonesia are planning to ramp up output capacity next year by almost a fifth to 8 million kilolitres to meet higher mandates, a senior industry official said. 42 more words

Ontario funds bioproduct development

(Source: agriview.com)

The Agri-Based Industrial Bioproducts Research and Development Challenge will fund $3 million for about 10 bioproduct development projects. Ontario has identified the development of bioproducts as having potential significant economic, environmental and health benefits.

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NTU researchers develop smart glass, nanoparticle

(Source: taipeitimes.com)

National Taiwan University (NTU) research teams yesterday announced the development of electrochromic smart glass that turns from transparent to black when a small current of electricity is applied, and the formulation of a synthetic nanoparticle that is able to extract oil from algae and turn it into biodiesel.

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Enzymatic Biodiesel process

Feedstock pre-treatment (in this case, enzymes) can be detrimental to reaction kinetics that remove impurities and / or ASTM D6751 standards is necessary to restrict. The use of low-quality feedstock due to their high FFA content for all other impurities, has been neutralized, since the catalysts for conventional processes has been problematic. 92 more words

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Time to Rethink Biodiesel and the RSF

I have always liked the idea of renewable fuels. If done right they can make a contribution to the overall energy policy for the US. Unfortunately, if done wrong they can cause problems. 592 more words


turnkey biodiesel refineries

Our parent company, the Srs international bio-diesel, a new automatic and highly efficient turn-key biodiesel plant required to provide technologically advanced products and services is in a unique position. 97 more words

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