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Gov't Considering Increasing Ethanol Blend In Petrol

Gov’t Considering Increasing Ethanol Blend In Petrol 🗺

Science, Energy and Technology Minister Dr Andrew Wheatley has indicated that the Government is contemplating an increase in the percentage of ethanol used in petrol,...


Net Zero Energy Building Opens at UWI

  Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr Andrew Wheatley (second left) shares in conversation with (from left) Professor Tara Dasgupta; Programme Officer, United Nations Environment...


JPS Boss Targets Renewable Energy Investment Barriers

  JPS President and CEO Emanuel DaRosa    JPS President and CEO Emanuel DaRosa addressing CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank’s Client Appreciation Reception last Thursday at the Jamaica Pegasus...


Grenada Power Company Puts Up Fight To Keep Licence

Grenada Power Company Puts Up Fight To Keep Licence

St. Georges, Grenada (CMC) — The war of words between the Grenada government and the Grenada Electricity Services Ltd (Grenlec) took another turn Monday with...


Guyana To Power Govt Buildings With Renewable Energy

Guyana To Power Govt Buildings With Renewable Energy

Guyana’s President David Granger on Saturday announced a target of ensuring that every government building is powered by renewable energy over the next four years as...


MOU to support renewable energy and energy efficiency in the Caribbean

MOU to support renewable energy and energy efficiency in the Caribbean

Washington, United States, Friday May 6, 2016 – The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the US...


Guyana To Lobby US For Renewable Energy Support

Guyana To Lobby US For Renewable Energy Support

Guyana would be lobbying United States (US) stakeholders to support renewable energy initiatives in this South American country as part of its green initiative, President...


Dominican Republic Inaugurates First Biomass Plant To National Grid

The government of the Dominican Republic has inaugurated a 30MW biomass plant, the first one connected to the country’s National Interconnected Electric System (SENI). The San Pedro BioEnergy co-generation plant uses sugarcane...


Cuba to Increase Electric Power Generation by 2030

Montevideo, Apr 27.- A change in the electric power matrix will allow Cuba to increase its own energy production from 4 to 24 percent of...


Cuba to Increase Electric Power Generation by 2030

Montevideo, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) A change in the electric power matrix will allow Cuba to increase its own energy production from 4 to 24...


Special Unit to play critical role in renewable energy development

Special Unit to play critical role in renewable energy development

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – THE Government of National Unity is pushing moving steam ahead to bolster the energy sector, as considering is given to the...


PCJ Biofuel Research Favours Chinese Castor Bean

      The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica’s (PCJ) research on oilseeds from three geographical sources as biofuel has so far favoured the Zibo 8 variety of castor...


Cooking Oil to Become Bio Fuel In Joint UWI Mona/YCWJ Initiative

Used vegetable cooking oil will be transformed into a bio fuel capable of running motor vehicles and generators, under an ambitious 18 month pilot project...


Gene Breakthrough Could Unlock Ethanol Potential

The federal government has stepped up its efforts both financially and in the lab in an effort to boost American biofuel production. A team of researchers...


GE Technology Turns Waste Wood into Useful Energy at Italian Biomass Plant

As Italy strives to increase its renewable energy production to 17 percent by 2020, GE’s (NYSE: GE) alternative energy technology can help companies...


CFNbiofuel Announces Patent on a Biomass Torrefication Processing Technology

CNFbiofuel, Inc. of Salida California is proud to announce its latest environmental patent on a biomass Torrefication processing technology called CNFbiofuel™. The...


Waste Biomass to Electricity & Heat 10-20kw Turnkey Gasifier-Genset

Researchers at Southampton University looked at the potential of short-rotation coppice (SRC) poplar and willow – so-called ‘second generation’ energy crops which are...


Israel Corporation unit reports biomass fuel breakthrough

Primus Green Energy Ltd., a US subsidiary of Israel Corporation’s (TASE: ILCO)renewable energy unit IC Green Energy Ltd., reports that it has developed a process to convert...


Agrivida Announces Biomass Breakthrough

During the American Chemical Society meeting in Anaheim, California, Agrivida announced that they have developed a technology that provides the biomass with the ability to convert its...


‘Woody’ Biomass Breakthrough: Fungus is the Key

The resurgent interest in alternative fuels has propelled interest in using biomass “feedstocks” as an energy source for liquid fuel and bio-electricity generation. But bio-fuel...


A Breakthrough In Biomass Production

Stanford University molecular biologist Sharon Long says, “We have discovered a new biological process, by which leguminous plants control behavior of symbiotic bacteria. These plants have...


Breakthrough Technology Converts CO2 to Ethanol without Biomass

Producing fuel out of thin air sounds like a pipe dream, but a new process from a biofuel company promises to be able to turn...


Spotlight: Regional Bio-fuels Technical & Knowledge Center (CHIBAS)

Spotlight: Regional Bio-fuels Technical & Knowledge Center (CHIBAS)

CHIBAS (a research center on bio-energy and sustainable agriculture, www.chibas-bioenergy.org) is a not-for-profit organization based in Haiti.  It is an institute founded with the goal...


Company Spotlight: Global Clean Energy Holdings

Company Spotlight: Global Clean Energy Holdings

GCE Energy Farm Development Products For more information regarding GCE Jatropha Energy Farm Consulting services, please contact us at our Headquarters or send an email to:...




APPLICATION: Co-generation

APPLICATION: Co-generation

APPLICATION: Co-generation Description: Co-generation utilizes the same technology as commercial combustion technologies used in electricity generation. It involves the use of biomass material in conjunction...


Breakthroughs in Green Gasoline Production

Biomass-derived fuels are garnering a lot of attention because they are chemically similar to petroleum-based fuels and can be used in existing engines and moved...


Biomass breakthrough cuts heating costs and greenhouse gas emissions

A new agricultural energy system that turns fast growing grasses into a low-cost, environmentally friendly means of heat energy is set to change North American...





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