fuel measurement equipment News

  • Intelligent and Portable Fuel Analysis

    Grabner Instruments, a subsidiary of AMETEK, Inc. has introduced a new portable and highly versatile FTIR spectrometer for the fully automatic measurement of gasoline, diesel and biofuel blends. The MINISCAN IRXpert is the first completely portable fuel analyzer that combines superior scanning range and resolution with the advantages of mid-IR and near-IR spectroscopy for highest measurement ...

  • Learn How to Better Measure Combustion Efficiency Properly on 90%+ Condensing Equipment with Our Newest Application Note

    Are you interested in learning more about how to efficiently measure combustion efficiency on 90%+ condensing equipment? Do you want to refresh your memory on what combustion efficiency is? Well, we here at E Instruments are pleased to introduce our newest application note titled, “Measuring Combustion Efficiency Properly on 90%+ Condensing Equipment.” What You Will Learn by ...

  • Fast and accurate (bio-)fuel analysis with Grabner IROX

    Refineries and regulatory agencies worldwide prefer the GRABNER INSTRUMENTS IROX FTIR-fuel analyzers for fully automatic, fast, reliable and portable fuel testing. IROX measures the entire mid-IR spectrum and provides comprehensive and highly accurate information about fuel composition. More than 30 different components as well as important parameters such as octane and cetane numbers, RVP, ...

  • EI revises handbook on aviation fuel cleanliness

    The Energy Institute (EI) today (Nov 19, 2014) has published EI 1550 Handbook on equipment used for the maintenance and delivery of clean aviation fuel (2nd edition), updating one of the key information resources for the aviation fuel supply industry. The first edition, published in 2007, became one of the most widely distributed EI publications and was cited by the International Civil Aviation ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • EPA to allow 15 percent renewable fuel in gasoline

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved the first applications for registration of ethanol for use in making gasoline that contains up to 15 percent ethanol – known as E15. Ethanol is a renewable fuel that can be mixed with gasoline. For over 30 years ethanol has been blended into gasoline, but the law limited it to 10 percent by volume for use in gasoline-fueled vehicles. ...

  • How the EU Sulphur Directive for Marine Fuels offers an opportunity for innovation in fuel saving technologies

    With most ship owners switching to Marine Gas Oil inside designated Emission Control Areas as of January 1st 2015, the cost of fuel could rise by up to 50%, so all measures to reduce fuel consumption are vital. Research and field testing has shown that the latest developments in engine lubrication and unique marine energy management systems can add more than a 15% improvement in fuel efficiency, ...


  • SMART TESTSOLUTIONS introduces HiL test system for fuel cell control systems

    SMART TESTSOLUTIONS GmbH is introducing a test system that allows developers to test the electronic control circuitry for fuel cell systems without requiring a real system. The test system is based on the Hardware-in-the-Loop principle –the voltages of the fuel cell stack as well as all relevant environmental parameters are simulated. The test environment combines the ...


    By Smart Testsolutions GmbH

  • `Sunset Credits` may help eliminate fossil fuel subsidies

    Michael Liebreich, chief executive of Bloomberg New Energy Finance, has published a white paper outlining an innovative approach that might help governments retire fossil fuel subsidies, while at the same time helping to spur the creation of clean energy markets. The approach, which he dubs "Sunset Credits" acknowledges the difficulty of eliminating subsidies without engendering popular unrest, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Tightening vehicle and fuels standards to benefit global health and climate

    Simply extending the vehicle emissions and fuel-quality standards already in force in the largest vehicle markets throughout the rest of the world could reduce the number of premature deaths caused annually by fine particle emissions by 75 percent in 2030, according to a report released today by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT). Moreover, The Impact of Stringent Fuel and ...

  • GE and Clean Energy Fuels Partner to Expand ‘America’s Natural Gas Highway®’

    GE (NYSE: GE) and Clean Energy Fuels (Nasdaq: CLNE) today announced a collaboration to expand the infrastructure for natural gas transportation in the United States. The agreement supports Clean Energy’s efforts in developing “America’s Natural Gas Highway®,” a fueling network that will enable trucks to operate on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) coast to coast and border ...


    By General Electric

  • Tightening vehicle and fuels standards to benefit global health and climate

    Simply extending the vehicle emissions and fuel-quality standards already in force in the largest vehicle markets throughout the rest of the world could reduce the number of premature deaths caused annually by fine particle emissions by 75 percent in 2030, according to a report released today by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT). Moreover, The Impact of Stringent Fuel ...

  • Effects of Biodiesel Feedstocks on Infrared Blend Measurements Featured in New White Paper

    A new White Paper published by Wilks Enterprise addresses the common concern among biodiesel blenders and distributors as to whether or not biodiesel made from different feedstocks such as soy, waste vegetable oil or palm oil will affect the blend measurement.  The data presented in the White Paper, as well as the chemistry, shows that infrared measurements offer a reliable analytical ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • 3D Rapid Prototyping Fast Tracks GM Fuel Efficiency Gains

    Deep inside the GM Design building where future products from Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac take shape and substance, an elite team fashions components, intricate sub assembles and entire scale model cars from highly specialized three-dimensional rapid prototyping manufacturing equipment. In an already secure building, access to the RP Lab requires additional clearance because of the work ...


  • Policy Measures Driving Energy Efficient Practices in North America

    Bharatbook added a new report on 'North America Energy Efficiency Policy Handbook, 2010: Policy Measures Driving Energy Efficient Practices' into its market report catalogue for reselling. North America Energy Efficiency Policy Handbook, 2010: Policy Measures Driving Energy Efficient PracticesThis report provides an in-depth analysis of the policy initiatives in the US and Canada. It details the ...


  • Oil Price Fall will Impact Revenues for Flow Control and Treatment Equipment

    Revenue forecasts for pumps, valves, instrumentation, filters, turbines, etc. have to be reviewed due to the dramatic fall in world oil prices. Here are aspects to be considered: Chronology Time from order date to revenue posting by flow equipment supplier. Large capital equipment such as big pumps experience a multiyear revenue cycle, so 2015 revenues are in part ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • SMART TESTSOLUTIONS releases new generation of cell voltage monitoring systems for fuel cells

    With the MCM-IntelliProbe German measuring technology specialist SMART TESTSOLUTIONS released a new generation of its cell voltage monitoring systems for fuel cell, battery and electrolysis applications. The new systems are addressing both laboratory and mobile use cases. The new system is characterized by a high withstand ...


    By Smart Testsolutions GmbH

  • Flo-Corp advanced process technology installed at smart fuels biodiesel refinery in Florida

    Flow Line Options Corp.(Flo-Corp), a leading manufacturer and supplier of flow and level instrumentation, has announced it has supplied Smart Fuels LLC (Smart Fuels), an alternative energy company, with a range of process measurement and control solutions that will be used to run Smart Fuels' new biodiesel facility in Fruitland Park, Florida. The refinery is expected to be operational by 2010 and ...


    By FLO-CORP

  • Growth Energy Working with Pump Equipment Manufacturers to Bring Higher Ethanol Blends to Consumers

    With increasing consumer demand for higher blends of ethanol, following the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approval of E15 for commercial sale, several fuel dispensing equipment manufacturers have introduced new products for retailers to modify existing fuel dispensers to accommodate higher ethanol blends. Increased availability of higher ethanol blends will provide Americans with a ...


    By Growth Energy

  • With new report, IEA builds case for treating energy efficiency as the world`s first fuel

    The scale of global investment in energy efficiency and its contribution to energy demand are as significant as those of other developed supply-side resources, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said today as it unveiled a new report that for the first time describes the wide range of energy efficiency activities worldwide in market terms. The inaugural Energy Efficiency Market Report joins ...


    By International Energy Agency

  • With new report, IEA builds case for treating energy efficiency as the world`s first fuel

    With new report, IEA builds case for treating energy efficiency as the world's first fuel. Inaugural publication pegs investment in 2011 at USD 300 billion, underscoring growing importance of energy efficiency. The scale of global investment in energy efficiency and its contribution to energy demand are as significant as those of other developed supply-side resources, the International ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

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