Top Cdn BE: Converting Fly Ash into Biochar

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September 17, 2018,

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Environment Canada is scheduled to release details of its proposed clean fuel standard this week.It is holding meetings with stakeholders in Ottawa, where it will disclose particulars, such as what share of the 30 million tonne reduction in carbon emissions by 2030 will be allocated to each fuel stream… by Sean Pratt.

Alberni Valley logging trucks could soon be powered by wood-waste according to a lower mainland business cooperative. Eco Options CEO David Swan told city council last week he’s looking at the Link Mill site and other areas around the valley to build a facility that turns woodwaste, branches and stumps into biodiesel that go straight into the fuel tanks of transport trucks… by David Wiwchar.

Sept. 11, 2018 – The NaturALL Bottle Alliance is a research consortium formed in 2017 by Danone, Nestlé Waters and bio-based materials development company Origin Materials to accelerate the development of innovative packaging solutions made with 100 per cent sustainable and renewable resources… by NaturALL Bottle Alliance.

Enerkem Inc.a world-leading waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, announced today that it has successfully produced a clean, renewable bio-dimethyl ether (Bio-DME), a by-product of biomethanol, that could help address global climate change efficiently by replacing the use of diesel fuel in the transportation sector… by Enerkem.

MONTREAL — Passengers aboard a United Airlines flight heading to Zurich from San Francisco on Friday will be propelled in part by a biofuel created by a Quebec company aiming to clean up the skies... by the Canadian Press.