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VIASPACE Pursuing Renewable Energy Business in Asia

... electricity. Biomass-fueled power plants are typically 10 megawatt (MW) to 30MW in power ... with extension options. Biomass power plants currently use agricultural waste and municipal ... agricultural waste, operators of biomass power plants are seeking a dedicated energy crop, such as ...

Model predicts evolution of Mediterranean landscape following fires

... a model that shows on maps how various types of plants develop in a Mediterranean landscape, with the ... consideration parameters such as the dispersal of plants (by shoots or seeds), their distribution over ... on how the vegetation evolves and the types of plants that grow", says Romero, who also points to the ...

Vega Picks Tennessee Firm to Assist with Construction of Biomass Plant in Georgia

... up in the State's wood-products manufacturing plants every year and the industry returns nearly half ... and would serve as a model facility for other plants in the U.S. Biomass or biofuel is material ... current expansion includes building manufacturing plants in various international locations that will ...

Natural Fuels Industries Eyes 'Biomass Rich' Georgia for Production Facility

... up in the state's wood-products manufacturing plants every year and the industry returns nearly half ... and would serve as a model facility for other plants in the U.S. A plant of this size could create ... current expansion includes building manufacturing plants in various international locations that will ...

DNA duplication: A mechanism for 'survival of the fittest'

... the dinosaurs. Only the most well-adapted plants and animals were able to survive this mass ... trees. This indicated that, in all of the plants under study, the most recent genome duplication ... these results, the VIB researchers concluded that plants with a duplicated genome were apparently the ...

Canadian Government Announces Funding for Leading Biotechnology Firm's Project

... Performance plants to Further Develop Plant Traits for Biofuel KINGSTON, ON, March 6 /PRNewswire/ - Performance plants Inc. (PPI), a global leader in agricultural and ... achieve this mandate. About Performance plants Inc. (PPI) ...

New Genomatica Chemical Process Targets Ailing Ethanol Assets

... processes. With minimal additional investment, plants will be able to produce a chemical valued at ... 10 or more companies have shut down 24 ethanol plants over the last three months. This represents about ... "We have invested in several commodity processing plants and clean energy development projects, but we are ...

Combating infection of crops by nematodes is soon to improve

... Some species are plant-parasitic and infect plants including important agricultural crops. The ... of flower and fruit. Severely infected plants often do not survive the damage that the worms ... various PIN proteins, the researchers have used plants that, through manipulation, are not able to ...

Letter to Shareholders from the CEO and Chairman of the Board of Yongye Biotechnology, Inc.

... distributor of fulvic acid based nutrients for plants and animals in the People's Republic of China, ... of new nutrient products that target specific plants and animals. We currently produce a universal ... and sales of fulvic acid based nutrients for plants and animals. The Company's patent pending ...

Genetically Modified Canola Plantings Reach 90 Percent in Canada

... Genetically modified herbicide-tolerant canola plants have been modified to tolerate specific ... primarily for food use. The pods on canola plants contain seeds that are pressed to extract oil, ... animal feeds," explains Meister. While the plants are modified to tolerate herbicide applications, ...

DOE JGI Director Eddy Rubin highlights the genomics of plant-based biofuels in the journal Nature

... that define the basic building blocks of the plants cell wallcellulose, hemicellulose and lignin. ... information and design strategies to optimize the plants themselves as biofuels feedstocksaltering, for ... thickness, and cell wall chemistry resulting in plants that are less rigid and more easily broken down." ...

StollerUSA Launches Bio-Forge.com to Offer Solutions for Crops Under Stress

... relationship that enables Bio-Forge to sustain plants and help them to flourish. ... relationship that enables Bio-Forge to sustain plants and help them to flourish. "It is a ... genetic expression that is already in the plants while nullifying the impact of stress issues. Our ...

Yongye Biotechnology International Retains CCG Investor Relations

... producer and distributor of nutrients for plants and animals in the People's Republic of China, ... fulvic acid based liquid and powder nutrients for plants and animals. Yongye currently markets and sells its nutrients for plants in ten provinces and its nutrients for animals in ...

Performance Plants Establishes U.S. Biofuels Facility

... KINGSTON, ON, June 18 /PRNewswire/ - Performance plants Inc. (PPI) has announced today that it has ... says Peter Matthewman, President of Performance plants Inc., one of North America's leading biofuels and ... staff," said Dr. David Dennis, CEO of Performance plants Inc. The company recently announced a four-year ...

FreshFx(R) in Scalder Reduces Pathogens in Evisceration

... recently confirmed that poultry processing plants using FreshFx to acidify the scalder water ... by the organic load, reducing effectiveness." plants report increased picking efficiency and less ... plant and could result in increased yield. "For plants with high incoming Salmonella loads, there is no ...

Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, March 2008

... systems are substantial, as running wire in plants costs between $160 and $4,000 per foot. The ... ] BIOSCIENCE -- Genomic forensics for plants . . . Want to sleuth out the secrets to ... researchers have developed a way to determine why plants behave the way they do at a molecular level. The ...

Environmental Operating Solutions Completes Initial Tranche of $2.5 Million Institutional Financing

... water discharged from wastewater treatment plants to achieve regulatory compliance while avoiding ... customers ranging in size from small plants serving schools and condominium complexes to ... development will lead denitrification efforts as plants increasingly choose safer and environmentally ...

BASF Podcast - Better Harvest in Spite of Climate Stress

... whenever these conditions are not optimal, plants also find themselves in a stressful situation, ... crops. In a targeted manner genes from other plants that already possess the desired traits are inserted into agricultural plants such as corn, soya, canola or cotton. This ...

GreenField Ethanol and Enerkem Announce Plans to Make Cellulosic Ethanol a Commercial Reality

... experience in building and operating industrial plants will be key to scaling up our production." ... or from the cellulose found in a wide array of plants and other biomass. Ethanol is affordable and ... 250 million litres a year of fuel ethanol at its plants in Chatham and Tiverton, Ontario and ...

Solar cell directly splits water for hydrogen

... plants trees and algae do it. Even some bacteria and ... and water oxidation processes that occur in plants during photosynthesis. They reported the results ... Photosystem II is the protein complex in plants that oxidizes water and starts the photosynthetic ...

K-State's Subbaratnam Muthukrishnan and Barbara Valent Named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

... collaborators have developed varieties of crop plants and other plants more resistant to pests and disease. ... manipulated model system to understand how plants and fungi interact to lead to disease or ...

4th BTLtec Conference on 24-25 Sep in Graz, Austria features Biomass to Liquids Innovators Sharing Updates on Pyrolysis and Gasification Technologies, Syngas Application, BTL Value Chain and a Site Visit to the Biomass CHP Gussing Plant.

... biofuel option. Commercial BTL production is around the corner, with pilot plants coming on stream across Europe, and high-level industry consortiums ... Xynergo AS and UPM-Kymmene will be sharing an update on their planned BTL plants and Pilot projects at 4th BTLtec. Also on the agenda are key sessions by ...

Politicians to Drive on Straw-Based Bioethanol at the Climate Change Conference

... ethanol. Since 2003 Inbicon has been developing its technology at pilot plants in Denmark. Inbicon is constructing a demonstration model of its Inbicon ... developments Inbicon is also working with existing grain-based ethanol plants in the United States to add a 20 million gallon per year biomass stream ...

New Generation Biofuels Signs Letter of Intent with Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) of Costa Rica

... of NGBF technology and to the construction of its own biofuel production plants employing NGBF's process in Costa Rica for use in its electric generation ... business model calls for establishing direct sales from manufacturing plants that it may purchase or build and sublicensing its technology to qualified ...

Monsanto, BASF Scientists Disclose Discovery of Gene Conferring Drought Tolerance in Corn Plants

... unveiled the discovery that a naturally-occurring gene can help corn plants combat drought conditions and confer yield stability during periods of ... stress conditions and further research has demonstrated that cspB helps plants cope with drought stress. Monsanto scientists have published those ...

Gerresheimer Opens New High-Tech Production Facility for Pharma Glass in China

... expansion in Asia. In China, Gerresheimer now operates seven production plants for highly specific glass and plastic products. The new facility ... and ampoules in Zhenjiang, also in the Province of Jiangsu. Four other plants of the Gerresheimer Group also manufacture in the country. In total, ...

Sangamo BioSciences Announces Publication in Nature of the Use of Zinc Finger Nucleases to Accelerate Precision Trait Stacking in Commercial Crop Species

... application of ZFP technology for the efficient generation of maize plants with multiple, commercially important traits. The techniques described are ... of Sangamo's proprietary ZFP technology for the development of products in plants and plant cell cultures following a successful research collaboration that ...

University of Maryland Announces Finalists for $75K Business Plan Competition

... life in those communities. The company will design and build micro-power plants using renewable energy sources available in the communities, while also establishing processing plants to localize value-added services for the region's raw materials. The power ...

New Generation Biofuels Completes Construction of Baltimore Facility

... power generation industry, the Company has identified more than 100 power plants that run during peak hours, are potentially constrained by emissions ... Our business model calls for establishing direct sales from manufacturing plants that we may purchase or build and sublicensing our technology to qualified ...

Yongye Biotechnology to Host 'Virtual Retail Road Show' to Provide Overview of the Company in English and Mandarin

... "Company"), a leading developer, producer and distributor of nutrients for plants and animals, located in the People's Republic of China, today announced ... and development, distribution and sales of fulvic acid based nutrients for plants and animals. The Company's patent pending processes and proprietary ...

Yongye Biotechnology International to Expand its Network of Branded Stores

... "Company"), a leading developer, producer and distributor of nutrients for plants and animals in the People's Republic of China, today announced plans to ... the development, distribution and sales of fulvic acid based nutrients for plants and animals. The Company's patent pending processes and proprietary ...

Yongye Biotechnology to Present at Roth Conference

... "Company"), a leading developer, producer and distributor of nutrients for plants and animals, located in the People's Republic of China, today announced ... and development, distribution and sales of fulvic acid based nutrients for plants and animals. The Company's patent pending processes and proprietary ...

Verenium Announces First Commercial Cellulosic Ethanol Project

... cellulosic ethanol facility in Florida to serve as model for future plants - - "Farm to Fuel" grant provides State support to project - ... today, follows Verenium's success at its pilot- and demonstration-scale plants in Jennings, La., where the Company has been developing and testing ...

Synthetic Biology Importance in the 21st Century

... of existing, natural biological systems for useful purposes (e.g., plants making energy). To test your knowledge of synthetic biology and ... innovation. "Humans have been altering the genetic code of plants and animals for millennia, by selectively breeding individuals with ...

Leading Canadian Scientist to speak at UN Climate Change Conference

... ON, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ - Dr. David Dennis, FRSC, CEO of Performance plants Inc. (PPI), is one of four leading experts speaking at a side event at the ... can play in mitigating and adapting to climate change. Performance plants ( www.performanceplants.com ) is a global leader in agricultural and ...

UCF professor develops vaccine to protect against black plague bioterror attack

... vaccine. But with oral vaccines, it is quite cheap. You grow your plants and then you convert them into capsules." The plague had a deadly ... in diabetes. He and his team genetically engineered tobacco and lettuce plants with the insulin gene and then administered freeze-dried plant cells to ...

Yongye Biotechnology Announces Record Third Quarter Results

... "Company"), a leading developer, producer and distributor of nutrients for plants and animals in the People's Republic of China, today announced its ... the development, distribution and sales of fulvic acid based nutrients for plants and animals. The Company's patent pending processes and proprietary ...

Yongye Biotechnology to Present at Roth Capital 'China Comes to Vegas' Conference

... "Company"), a leading developer, producer and distributor of nutrients for plants and animals, located in the People's Republic of China, today announced ... and development, distribution and sales of fulvic acid based nutrients for plants and animals. The Company's patent pending processes and proprietary ...

Consumers Looking to Sustainable Food Production to Feed Global Population

... having favorable or neutral impressions of using biotechnology with plants . The majority of Americans would be likely to purchase foods from plants produced through biotechnology for specific benefits. Approximately ...

UCF professor develops vaccine to protect against black plague bioterror attack

... vaccine. But with oral vaccines, it is quite cheap. You grow your plants and then you convert them into capsules." The plague had a deadly ... in diabetes. He and his team genetically engineered tobacco and lettuce plants with the insulin gene and then administered freeze-dried plant cells to ...
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