3 small energy firms to collaborate with PNNL

Small Business Vouchers to advance hydrogen transportation, bio-coal, manufacturing PNNL is collaborating with ThermChem Corporation of Portland, Ore., to help evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the company's hydrothermal carbonization method, which makes bio-coal from dairy manure. Shown here are bio-coal pellets made with ThermChem's process. RICHLAND, Wash. - Three small businesses have been selected to collaborate with researchers at th...

Energy Efficiency - Apr 24, 2017


Image - EPA awards nearly $1.3 million to Guam for environmental protection

EPA awards nearly $1.3 million to Guam for environmental protection

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $1,296,939 to the Guam Environmental Protection Agency (GEPA) to strengthen its capacity to protect human health and the environment. The work done by GEPA includes ensuring clean beaches and safe drinking water, cleaning up formerly contaminated areas for productive use, issuing permits, and inspections and enforcement. This funding is US EPA's initial award to GEPA in 2017 and additional f...

Bio - Apr 24, 2017


Image - SEAT and Aqualia Partner to Turn Wastewater into Sustainable Biofuel

SEAT and Aqualia Partner to Turn Wastewater into Sustainable Biofuel

A partnership between Spanish car manufacturer SEAT and water services company Aqualia has led to the production and consumption of an innovative new biofuel. The benefits are twofold, responding to the major environmental challenges of both water waste and CO2 pollution. Turning wastewater into sustainable fuel reduces CO2 emissions by 80% compared to petrol powered vehicles. It reuses an increasingly scarce resource, water, while providing alte...

Bio - Apr 11, 2017




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