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  • 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

  • Base draws on 10 yrs’ fabric engineering with new biogas storage product

    Base Structures enters the biogeneration market with its new, heavily prototyped and installed biogas storage sphere. With a capacity ranging from 5m3 to 5,000m3, the biogas domes, are designed to hold methane gas produced from the anaerobic digestive process of organic waste and sludge. Manufactured in the UK, the storage spheres are built to high quality ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • Base Structures’ triple membrane biogas holders win a prestigious IFAI award

    Awarded by The Industrial Fabrics Association International at the 2012 International Achievement Awards, which took place in Boston, USA on November 7th, this prestigious competition provides recognition of the best products in the specialty fabrics market with entries judged by industry experts, editors, architects, educators and design professionals who were selected for their knowledge in ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • Renewable Energy: GTI to Exhibit Biogas Collection and Storage Solutions at BioCycle REFOR15

    Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI) will be exhibiting at booth #35 of BioCycle REFOR15, which takes place October 20-21, 2015, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. As the official conference of the American Biogas Council, BioCycle REFOR15 focuses on renewable energy, organic recycling, and composting. BioCycle REFOR15 provides professionals with the opportunity to learn more about innovative ...


    By Geomembrane Technologies

  • New rechargeable flow battery enables cheaper, large-scale energy storage

    Original story at MIT News MIT researchers have engineered a new rechargeable flow battery that doesn’t rely on expensive membranes to generate and store electricity. The device, they say, may one day enable cheaper, large-scale energy ...

  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces Projects to Transform Energy Storage and Conversion

    The Energy Department's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) recently announced $37 million in funding for 16 innovative new projects as part of a new ARPA-E program: Integration and Optimization of Novel Ion-Conducting Solids (IONICS). IONICS project teams are paving the way for technologies that overcome the limitations of current battery and fuel cell products. By ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • UK Biogas Storage player marks most recent customer win with new Web Site

    Tensile fabric specialist, Base Structures, has just launched a brand new website to showcase its new membrane biogas storage tanks. Launched in January this year, the biogas holders have attracted much demand, especially among the farming community, who can harness the energy from methane gas, produced from the anaerobic digestion of organic waste. Base Structures has designed and built biogas ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • Base Structures are awarded a technology grant to fund collaborative research into the gas permeability of fabrics.

    With a strategy to stimulate technology-enabled innovation in the areas which offer the greatest scope for boosting UK growth and productivity, this grant offers support to suitably innovative companies that have a track record of investing in technology, research and development. Base Structures have designed and currently manufacture a biogas storage membrane for use as a gas accumulator in the ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • Improvements at Chertsey STW

    KIRK ENVIRONMENTAL, part of KIRK GROUP, is currently completing some refurbishments at the Chertsey Sewerage Treatments Works in Surrey for Thames Water Utilities Ltd. The site treats and disposes sewage from the Chertsey area, serving a ...


    By KIRK UK

  • Energy Department Invests $10M Through the Fuel Cell Technologies Incubator Funding Opportunity to Support Innovations in Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Fuel Technologies

    The Fuel Cell Technologies Office (FCTO) has selected 11 projects to receive up to $10M in funding in support of innovations in fuel cell and hydrogen fuel technologies. The intention of these selections is to identify high-impact technologies that are not already addressed in FCTO’s strategic plan or mainstream project portfolio. The selected projects will support research and ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Lancashire Business Environment Award – Winners

    KIRK ENVIRONMENTAL, part of KIRK GROUP, has won the Environmental Innovation Award for SMEs at this year’s Lancashire Business Environment Awards. Now in the 17th year, this award showcases the most innovative and effective ...


    By KIRK UK

  • Algae-based biorefinery project announced in Texas

    The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced this week that it plans to work with Algenol Biofuels, Inc. to build and operate a pilot-scale algae-based integrated biorefinery that will convert CO2 into ethanol. The facility is planned to be located at Dow’s Freeport, Texas site. 'This project and the innovative technology involved offers great promise in the battle to help slow, stop and ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Introduction and exciting changes taking place

    BIODOME INTERNATIONAL, part of KIRK GROUP, is a world leader manufacturer of Double Membrane Gas Holders with design, detailing and manufacture carried out in the UK. The company is currently entering an exciting phase of development, creating an identity of its own, feeding on the now well-known and trusted KIRK GROUP name. With a small and experienced team of individuals now in place, the ...


    By Biodome International Ltd

  • UK AD & Biogas 2013

    KIRK GROUP succeeded at the UK AD & Biogas exhibition this year, with one of the largest stands at the show and a busy traffic of visitors throughout the two days. Keeping in line with our business philosophy of always providing excellence in ...


    By KIRK UK

  • New project win to supply 25m3 Biogas Holder to CH4e

    Devon based manufacturer of small to medium scale anaerobic digesters, CH4e are committed to providing sound technology that delivers green energy solutions. Perfectly in keeping with this ethos, Base Structures are pleased to announce CH4e as being the most recent purchaser of our popular 25m3 Biogas Holder. We anticipate the 25m3 model will become an integral part of the CH4e AD system that is ...


    By Base Structures Ltd

  • PlanET Biogastechnik gets perfect grades for plant technique and service in an independent national survey

    The technical agricultural magazine „Profi“ recently published a comprehensive biogas survey, where they announced PlanET Biogastechnik as one of the best biogas plant provider in technique and service (cf. Edition 10.11. and 12. 2008). More than 9 out of 10 of the respondent operators stated that they would build again with PlanET Biogastechnik. In total 2.580 operators were contacted in spring ...


    By Triangle Ltd

  • Introduction to BIODOME INTERNATIONAL and exciting changes taking place.

    BIODOME® INTERNATIONAL, part of KIRK GROUP, is a world leader manufacturer of Double Membrane Gas Holders with design, detailing and manufacture carried out in the UK. The company is currently entering an exciting phase of development, ...


    By KIRK UK

  • SECA fuel cell technology proves successful in US Navy`s proof-of-concept testing

    Two technologies developed under the US Department of Energy's Solid State Energy Conversion Alliance (SECA) fuel cell program recently passed successful proof-of-concept tests by the US Navy's Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division located in Newport, Rhode Island. The tests mark a breakthrough for solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC)-based power systems and reflect the potential of SOFC technology for ...

  • UK closed-loop fuel cell component recycling is a step closer

    Advanced techniques for recovering a high-value polymer from fuel cell membrane electrode assemblies (MEAs) has brought closed-loop recycling of these components a step closer, according to Axion Consulting. The Manchester-based resource recovery specialist developed the process in the collaborative RECOVER R&D project with ...

  • Air Products` Hydrogen Station Dedicated and Fueling Flint MTA Fuel Cell Bus

    The Air Products (NYSE: APD) hydrogen fueling station in Flint, Michigan was officially dedicated and is filling the Flint Mass Transportation Authority's (MTA) hydrogen fuel cell powered bus now in service for riders, as the Flint MTA officially opened its alternative fuel facility today.  Air Products, the leader in hydrogen fueling ...


    By Air Products

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