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Vito Agosta: Fuel system and method for burning liquid ammonia in engines and boilers. July 30, 2013: US08495974 (3 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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Randy D Cortright, James A Dumesic: Method for producing bio-fuel that integrates heat from carbon-carbon bond-forming reactions to drive biomass gasification reactions. Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, Virent, Joseph T Leone Esq, DeWitt Ross & Stevens S C, April 2, 2013: US08410183 (3 worldwide citation)

A low-temperature catalytic process for converting biomass (preferably glycerol recovered from the fabrication of bio-diesel) to synthesis gas (i.e., H2/CO gas mixture) in an endothermic gasification reaction is described. The synthesis gas is used in exothermic carbon-carbon bond-forming reactions, ...


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Willie J Hardy: Automatically controlled outdoor pelletized bio-fuel-burning hydronic heater. Jacobson Holman PLLC, September 6, 2011: US08011329 (3 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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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 ...


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Yoshida Youichi, Sadaike Shinichiro, Ohya Shyusei, Ataka Kikuo: (Ja) 生体分子固定化炭素膜, (En) Carbon membrane having biological molecule immobilized thereon. Ube Industries, Yoshida Youichi, Sadaike Shinichiro, Ohya Shyusei, Ataka Kikuo, ITO Katsuhiro, August 9, 2007: WO/2007/088975 (3 worldwide citation)

(EN) Disclosed is a biological molecule-immobilized carbon membrane which comprises a porous carbon membrane and a biological molecule (e.g., an enzyme) immobilized on the carbon membrane, wherein the porous carbon membrane has pores with a three-dimensional network structure through which a liquid ...


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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 (2 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 (2 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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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 (2 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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Paul Gerhard von Beck: Motorized vehicles spark timing control for use with biofuel gasoline mixture. Michael I Kroll, March 20, 2012: US08136486 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides apparatus for varying an engine's combustion spark timing for use of hybrid fuels, such as bio-fuel and gasoline. An operator selectable switch enables or disables an on-board computer selecting between gasoline and bio-fuel mixtures as the on-board fuel so that engine ...


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Wlodzimierz W Zmierczak, Jan D Miller: Processes for catalytic conversion of lignin to liquid bio-fuels and novel bio-fuels. University of Utah Research Foundation, Workman Nydegger, October 30, 2012: US08299310 (2 worldwide citation)

Processes for conversion of lignin to products such as phenolic compounds and biofuels prepared from such phenolic compounds are disclosed and described. A process for conversion of a lignin material to bio-fuels can include subjecting the lignin material to a base catalyzed depolymerization reactio ...



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