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  • New Study on Graphene-Wrapped Nanocrystals Makes Inroads Toward Next-Gen Fuel Cells

    A powdery mix of metal nanocrystals wrapped in single-layer sheets of carbon atoms, developed at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), shows promise for safely storing hydrogen for use with fuel cells for passenger vehicles and other uses. And now, a new study provides insight into the atomic details of the crystals’ ultrathin coating and how ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Refined Fuel Tanks

    If you need fuel tankers for your business, then there’s no better place to turn than Amthor International. Safety and function should be two of your top priorities when searching for high quality fuel tankers, and they are two of our priorities as well when it comes to building them. Our Amthor International Fuel Tankers All of our fuel tankers are built ...


    By Amthor International

  • Fuel storage tanks for industrial, energy and military applications

    Interstate Products, Inc. manufactures and distributes a wide variety of collapsible fuel storage tanks for industrial applications and are used by power and energy companies all over the world.  Made from military grade materials, IPI fuel bladders are ideal for the storage of potable water, waste water, fuels, chemicals, dielectric oil and alternative fuels or blended fuel storage ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • New Composite Fuel Tank for John Deere 9R Series Tractors

    New for model year 2017, the 9R Series Wheeled and Scraper Special Tractors will feature a redesigned composite fuel tank. The new sloped design of the tank improves the aesthetics of the 9R and rear visibility for the operator. "The composite fuel tank also features a dual-fill design, allowing operators to fill the fuel tank from either side," says Tiffany Turner, product ...


    By John Deere

  • Moeller Marine Advises Boating Manufacturers to Consider Potential Risks of Not Complying with New Marine Fuel Tank Regulations

    Staying competitive in a challenging business environment requires extreme attention to detail. Recent calls to Moeller Marine's OEM support lines show that many recreational boat manufacturers have missed a significant detail about marine fuel tanks. Specifically, new environmental regulations from EPA and the state of California designed ...


  • Cone Bottom Tanks For Biodiesel Production

    Fuel prices may have stabilised somewhat in recent months, but who would have though a few years ago that a litre of diesel would be close to £1.30? The Belfast Telegraph reports how custom officials in Northern Ireland are foiling an illicit fuel plant every 10 days, with the number having trebled in the past decade. However, despite reports that the underground fuel industry is funding ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • New standards in UK for hazardous fuel storage sites

    Oil and fuel depots across Britain must improve environmental and safety standards for the bulk storage of hazardous liquids, with the release of a new containment policy that comes in the wake of the Buncefield investigation. Developed in partnership with the oil and fuel industry by the Competent Authority (CA) for the Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) – comprising the Environment ...

  • Cheaper solar panels fuel rise in renewable energy

    A dramatic drop in the price of solar power technology last year helped the continued growth of renewable energy, according to a U.N.-backed report published Wednesday. Global energy-generating capacity from renewable sources rose by 115 gigawatts in 2012, compared with 105 gigawatts the previous year, the report by the Paris-based think tank REN21 ...


    By Associated Press

  • New global standard for management of aviation fuel quality

    The Energy Institute (EI) and the Joint Inspection Group (JIG) have today (on November 14, 2013) published EI/JIG Standard 1530 Quality assurance requirements for the manufacture, storage and distribution of aviation fuels to airports (1st edition), representing a major step forward for the aviation fuel supply industry. EI/JIG Standard 1530 has been produced in response to the concern that there ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Lignite Energy: An Economic Fuel for Asphalt-Mixing Plants

    Almost 1,000 plants throughout Europe have been converted to pulverized lignite - Economic supply ensured in the long term Asphalt-mixing plants are especially affected by rising energy costs. Therefore, a low-cost alternative whose triumph began in the Rhineland from where it helps more and more plants throughout Europe gain a competitive edge is gradually establishing ...


    By RWE AG

  • Energy efficiency is the only way to reduce fuel bills

    As news emerges that more people than ever before will face increased financial pressures in the wake of rising fuel bills, the call for household energy efficiency measures have never been greater. With an average energy bill set to climb to £1406 in 2009 (from £676 in 2005), the Government has given a commitment to help consumers improve household energy efficiency and permanently bring down ...


  • A new way to build membranes for fuel cells

    A team of researchers at MIT and Pennsylvania State University has been developing a new method for producing novel kinds of membranes that could have improved properties for batteries, fuel cells and other energy conversion and storage applications. After years of working on a novel way of making membranes through a unique layer-by-layer assembly, the team has developed a material specifically ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Microbes chow down on latest fuel-cell tech

    Original story at MIT News ou can quickly run out of fingers and toes counting the many ways we waste energy. Take our sewage systems, for example: The energetic content of wastewater is about 10 times the amount of energy it takes to process it. In the U.S., we spend 3 percent of our energy on processing ...

  • Used Oil to Biodiesel – Cone Bottom Tanks

    More and more delivery vehicles are now powered by recycled cooking oil, otherwise known as biodiesel. It’s been a very beneficial marketing ploy for a number of years now and a brand name associated with this movement is none other than McDonald’s. Since 2007, the fast food giant, which incidentally claims to feed nearly one per cent of the world’s population each day, has been ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • Neste Oil and Lufthansa satisfied with results of renewable aviation fuel trial

    Neste Oil CorporationPress release15 March 2012 at 2 pm (EET) Neste Oil and Lufthansa satisfied with results of renewable aviation fuel trial Neste Oil and Lufthansa tested Neste Oil's NExBTL renewable aviation fuel on a total of 1,187 flights between Frankfurt and Hamburg last year and ...


    By Neste

  • Chesapeake energy corporation acquires fifty percent stake in sundrop fuels

    Sundrop Fuels, Inc., a gasification-based drop-in biofuels company, and Chesapeake NG Ventures Corp. (CNGV), a wholly owned subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), today announced that they have closed a transaction in which CNGV will invest $155 million, enabling Sundrop Fuels to expand operations and begin construction of a commercial demonstration facility to produce biobased ...


    By Sundrop Fuels, Inc.

  • Energy Department awards more than $7 million for innovative hydrogen storage technologies in fuel cell electric vehicles

    The U.S. Department of Energy today announced more than $7 million to fund four projects in California, Washington and Oregon to advance hydrogen storage technologies to be used in fuel cell electric vehicles. The 3-year projects will help lower the costs and increase the performance of hydrogen storage systems by developing innovative materials and advanced tanks for efficient and safe ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • 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

  • Low-Cost Fuel: Asphalt-Mixing Plants Throughout Europe Opt for Lignite Energy

    Plants in the UK also able to benefit from price advantages - Low capital cost of £400,000 Energy-intensive companies such as asphalt-mixing plants are especially hit by rising costs of oil and gas. Thus, more and more plants on the European continent opt for a low-cost and versatile energy source from the Rhineland: pulverized lignite. Under the product name "Lignite Energy Pulverized" it ...


    By RWE AG

  • DHYBRID has completed commissioning of the largest Fuel Reduction System in the world – pioneering shopping mall in Mauritius

    As reported in September 2014, DHYBRID Power Systems was awarded a second contract on the island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean. DHYBRID and its local partner have installed a DHYBRID Fuel Reduction System for hybrid energy supply for a French supermarket chain. Commissioning of the system was completed on 19 March. The contract for the implementation of this project was awarded to DHYBRID by a ...


    By DHYBRID Power Systems GmbH

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