Image - BioSolar Files International Patent for Breakthrough Supercapacitor Technology

BioSolar Files International Patent for Breakthrough Supercapacitor Technology

BioSolar, producer of innovative bio-based solar energy products and developer of a breakthrough supercapacitor technology, today announced that it has jointly filed an international patent application with the University of California, Santa Barbara ("UCSB") for "a multicomponent-approach to enhance stability and capacitance in polymer-hybrid supercapacitors." This invention forms the basis for the company's BioSuperCap technology. Convention...

Solar - Sep 30, 2014


Image - Wood Waste, Bagasse and Municipal Solid Waste to Remain Major Feedstocks

Wood Waste, Bagasse and Municipal Solid Waste to Remain Major Feedstocks

By mid-2014, wood waste was the most-used biopower feedstock, based on cumulative capacity. Around 32% of all biopower capacity used wood waste as their primary feedstock, as it is very widely available from a number of sources, such as timber businesses. Bagasse was the second most popular, with a 25.77% share, driven by sugarcane’s status as a major crop in India, Brazil and China, three of the largest biopower markets. Municipal Solid...

Bio - Sep 29, 2014


Image - Glennmont Begins Operations of 38MW Biomass Plant

Glennmont Begins Operations of 38MW Biomass Plant

Glennmont Partners, the leading investment manager dedicated to clean energy in Europe, has commenced operation of the 38MW Sleaford straw-fired renewable energy plant. The plant was built by a consortium of Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S and Burmeister and Wain Energy A/S. Glennmont purchased 100% of the equity in the project in December 2011, and financed the construction through a debt package provided by NIBC Bank NV, RBS, S...

Bio - Sep 22, 2014