Cultivating Biogas-Fueled Power

Cultivating Biogas-Fueled Power: MTU introduces Series 4000 biogas engines for CHP applications by roberta prandi When the profit margins from conventional agricultural crops, such as corn, cereals or potatoes, dropped in Germany at the end of the 1990s, many farming enterprises looked for alternative ways of doing business and increasing revenue. One avenue that gained […]

WesTech acquires filtration technology

WesTech Engineering Inc has bought WWETCO LLC, an Atlanta, Georgia-based environmental product and services company that specialises in the monitoring, measurement, evaluation, control and treatment of wet weather related pollution. WWETCO has developed products for combined sewer overflow and has engineered new ways to utilize compressed media filtration for both primary and tertiary treatment. “We’re […]

Update On European Energy Policies

COGEN Europe summarizes the situation with European energy goals, strategies and the revised CHP directive (Information supplied by COGEN Europe, a European trade association that promotes cogeneration power technologies). The EU energy and climate goals (20% reduction in CO2 emissions, 20% renewables in end-use energy and a reduction of 20% of primary energy use by […]

Clean Membranes secures funding to develop non-fouling membranes

Clean Membranes Inc, a Lexington, Massachusetts-based start-up developing a new generation of non-fouling membranes, has concluded a Series A round of financing led entirely by Morningside Venture Investments Ltd. The proceeds will be used primarily to take the technology, licensed on an exclusive basis from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, from laboratory discovery stage to […]