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Biofuel Plants Can't Compete With Diesel Prices

June 1, 2009 6:52 am | Comments

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Less than three years ago, two West Tennessee biodiesel plants opened with the potential to produce millions of gallons of biodiesel fuel annually, but today the plants are idle.

Mass. Citizens Intend To Sue Over Biofuel Plant

May 29, 2009 6:19 am | Comments

GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A citizens group opposed to the construction of a wood-burning power plant in Greenfield has filed notice that it intends to sue the state for failing to require a full environmental report on the project.

Airline: Biofuel Could Cut Emissions By 65 Percent

May 29, 2009 6:09 am | Comments

RAY LILLEY Associated Press Writer - May 29, 2009 WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A test flight of a commercial airliner partially powered by plant oil showed the biofuel could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by up to 65 percent on long-haul flights, Air New Zealand said Friday.

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Russian Chemical Weapons Destruction Plant Opens

May 29, 2009 5:55 am | Comments

JIM HEINTZ Associated Press Writer - May 29, 2009 SHCHUCHYE, Russia (AP) - Rising out of the rolling fields and tree-lined country roads of southern Siberia is a complex of hulking metal buildings, piping and high-security fencing.

Exxon Mobil Unit Licenses HPPE Process To Sipchem

May 29, 2009 5:49 am | Comments

HOUSTON (AP) - Exxon Mobil Chemical Technology Licensing LLC on Thursday said it signed a deal with Saudi International Petrochemical Co.

Hazmat Picnic

May 28, 2009 12:51 pm | Comments

Marlyn Huwe, Maintenance Clerk,Yaskawa Electric America Can you imagine having a picnic during a full blown hazmat incident? Well I had a front row seat. On a record setting hot and humid day in early June, production was in full swing at Yaskawa Electric America, Inc.

DuPont CEO Touts Innovation, Stresses Cost Control

May 28, 2009 12:20 pm | Comments

ERNEST SCHEYDER AP Energy Writer - May 28, 2009 NEW YORK (AP) - DuPont Chief

BlueFire Ethanol To Supply Cheap Sugars To Solazyme For Biodiesel

May 26, 2009 7:15 am | Comments

IRVINE, Calif. -- BlueFire Ethanol Fuels, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BFRE), a company changing the world's transportation fuel paradigm through the production of ethanol from non-food cellulosic wastes, announced that Solazyme, Inc.

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Leaving Little GTO In The Past

May 21, 2009 12:30 pm | Comments

The past is a great historical document highlighting our successes and mistakes, but it can't be held onto simply because we miss the feel of a sun-soaked vinyl seat.

Energizing Efficiency

May 21, 2009 12:28 pm | Comments

How internal practices, workflow and finished products at Yaskawa's new facility all share in the yields of a greater, common focus.

US Troops Seize 61 Tons Of Drugs & Chemicals In Afghanistan

May 21, 2009 9:04 am | Comments

KABUL (AP) - American and Afghan forces seized 16.5 tons (15 metric tons) of drugs and killed 34 militants during a three-day operation against a key insurgent stronghold in southern Afghanistan, a U.S. military statement said Thursday.

Eight Steps To Prevent Mixer Gearbox Downtime

May 21, 2009 7:57 am | Comments

By Andy Watterson, Regional Sales Manager, SAM Division, Philadelphia Mixing Solutions When a mixer gearbox fails, often an entire manufacturing process is halted; downtime of that process causes loss of production and revenue.

Easily Accessible Pump Standards

May 21, 2009 7:42 am | Comments

The Hydraulic Institute (HI) recently released ANSI/HI Pump Standards Version 2.1 on CD-ROM. The comprehensive CD-ROM is comprised of the complete set of 28 ANSI/HI standards, five of which have been extensively updated since the release of Version 2.0 in 2005.

Water Contamination Lawsuit Thickens

May 21, 2009 7:28 am | Comments

San Francisco (PRNewswire) - Attorneys from Houston-based Hicks Thomas LLP are announcing a take-nothing defense verdict handed down recently in favor of Naperville, IL-based R.R. Street & Co. Inc. in a water contamination lawsuit filed by the city of Modesto, CA.

World's First Municipal Waste-To-Biofuels Facility

May 21, 2009 7:16 am | Comments

Montreal (PRNewswire) - Enerkem , a leading waste-to-biofuels technology company, recently

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