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Johnny M Tharpe Jr: Systems, apparatus and methods for optimizing the production of energy products from biomass, such as sawmill waste. American Bio Energy Converting, Allen Dyer Doppelt Milbrath & Gilchrist P A, June 26, 2012: US08206471 (4 worldwide citation)

Efficient biomass conversion systems, methods and apparatus utilize a fast pyrolysis unit installed at a sawmill or similar location where substantial quantities of biomass are generated, with the biomass generated at the sawmill fed into the fast pyrolysis unit under pyrolytic reaction conditions, ...


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Vito Agosta: Fuel system and method for burning liquid ammonia in engines and boilers. July 30, 2013: US08495974 (4 worldwide citation)

A process and apparatus is provided for burning liquid ammonia in an energy device such as a diesel engine, boiler or gas turbine. In particular, the process and apparatus include mixing a renewable fuel with a low flame speed and high ignition temperature, e.g., ammonia, with a combustible liquid f ...


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Willie J Hardy: Automatically controlled outdoor pelletized bio-fuel-burning hydronic heater. Jacobson Holman PLLC, September 6, 2011: US08011329 (4 worldwide citation)

A heating system has a heating unit with a combustion chamber for burning wood pellets or other pelletized fuel. The heating unit is controlled by a process control module that automatically keeps all operating functions within predetermined limits for safe, efficient and easy operation. The unit al ...


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Hans Pilebro, Hakan Eg Andersson: Arrangement for storing thermal energy. SKANSKA SVERIGE, Tucker Ellis, Patrick Clunk, July 18, 2017: US09709337 (3 worldwide citation)

An arrangement for storing thermal energy, having at least one subterranean chamber for holding a first fluid is provided. A passage holding a second fluid is extended outside at least a part of the chamber. At least one channel is arranged to allow fluid communication of the first fluid between dif ...


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David Shearer, John Gaunt: Biochar compositions and methods of use thereof. Full Circle Biochar, August 8, 2017: US09725371 (3 worldwide citation)

The invention provides for methods, devices, and systems for pyrolyzing biomass. A pyrolysis unit can be used for the pyrolysis of biomass to form gas, liquid, and solid products. The biomass materials can be selected such that an enhanced biochar is formed after pyrolysis. The biomass can be pyroly ...


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Christopher Lee Sagar, Eric Michael Maskrey: Microprocessor controlled automated mixing system, cogeneration system and adaptive/predictive control for use therewith. HyCogen Power, Jacox Meckstroth & Jenkins, November 12, 2013: US08583350 (3 worldwide citation)

A microprocessor controlled automated, multi-fuel apparatus to blend hydrogen, bio-fuel and/or natural or propane gases. This novel multi-stage apparatus first converts cooking oils into bio-fuel. The system automatically blends the bio-fuel with at least one of or both hydrogen gas, generated by a ...


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Radhakrishna Shesha Iyengar Togare: Magnetic pistons engine. Radhakrishna Shesha Iyengar Togare, February 23, 2010: US07667356 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the “Magnetic pistons engine”, hereafter called “Maps engine” or “RAT engine” or “engine” that works on the principle of magnetism. It can be used to perform various tasks and functions that involve application of force or displacement of objects. This method provide ...


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Atsushi Sato, Hideki Sakai, Mamoru Hatakeyama, Takaaki Nakagawa: Porous electroconductive material and process for production thereof; electrode and process for production thereof; fuel cell and process for production thereof; and electronic instrument, mobile machine, electric power generating system, cogeneration system, and electrode reaction-based apparatus. Sony Corporation, K&L Gates, April 16, 2013: US08419913 (3 worldwide citation)

A porous electroconductive material is provided. The electroconductive material enables efficient enzymatic metabolic reactions on electrodes and yields electrodes having immobilized enzymes thereon which remain stable in any working environment. The porous electroconductive material, which has a th ...


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Johnny M Tharpe Jr: Apparatus, system, and method for producing bio-fuel utilizing concentric-chambered pyrolysis. Allen Dyer Doppelt Milbrath & Gilchrist P A, January 15, 2013: US08353973 (3 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, system, and method for subjecting biomass to pyrolysis to extract energy products using a pyrolysis unit comprising generally concentric chambers including a combustion chamber and at least one pyrolysis chamber. Each chamber is in communication with an adjacent chamber such that a dir ...


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Jensen Henning Sigfred, Jensen Jens Ole Aagaard: A biomass transport system and a bio fuel firing plant. Hollensen Energy, May 9, 2007: EP1783424-A2 (3 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a biomass transport system (1) chiefly for the feeding of bio fuel to a furnace (8) in a bio fuel firing plant (7), comprising at least one worm (15) with at least one centre shaft (22) and at least one helix plate part (23). The biomass transport system (1) also comprises a ...