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Roderick A Hyde, Jordin T Kare, David B Tuckerman, Thomas Allan Weaver, Lowell L Wood Jr: System and method for predictive control of an energy storage system for a vehicle. Elwha, Foley & Lardner, January 30, 2018: US09878631 (2 worldwide citation)

A system and method for management of an energy storage system for a vehicle is disclosed. The energy storage system may comprise a battery system for a vehicle such as an electric vehicle or hybrid-electric vehicle. Vehicles may be in a group of fleet. The management system may be configured to use ...


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David Shearer, John Gaunt: Biochar compositions and methods of use thereof. Full Circle Biochar, August 8, 2017: US09725371 (2 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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David S Stapp: System and method for generating power using a supercritical fluid. Peregrine Turbine Technologies, Baker & Hostetler, January 10, 2017: US09540999 (2 worldwide citation)

A dual cycle system for generating shaft power using a supercritical fluid and a fossil fuel. The first cycle is an open, air breathing Brayton cycle. The second cycle is a closed, supercritical fluid Brayton cycle. After compression of air in the first cycle, the compressed air flows through a firs ...


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Masaki Takahashi, Takamasa Tanabe, Mai Ito, Atsushi Iwata, Yoshihiko Nokura: Fused heterocyclic compound and use thereof for pest control. SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel, April 11, 2017: US09615580 (2 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a compound represented by formula (1): wherein A1 represents N(O)p or CH; A2 represents N(O)q; R1 represents a trifluoromethyl group, a halogen atom or a hydrogen atom; R2 represents a C1-C3 perfluoroalkyl group, p represents 0 or 1; q represents 0 or 1; n represents 0, 1 or 2; and m re ...


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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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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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Donald R Onken Jr, Joseph D Onken: Theft proof lid for grease bin with dual locking feature and method for installing. Ronald E Greigg, Philip L Bateman, August 20, 2013: US08511501 (2 worldwide citation)

The theft proof lid according to the invention provides a lockable lid for a container, in particular, a standard 200-300 gallon grease bin used by most rendering and bio-fuel companies. The theft proof lid keeps thieves from stealing the bin contents. The lid is permanently installed onto the bin. ...


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Grierson John Duncan, Campion Philip James: Municipal waste classification and bio-fuel production. Sterecycle, July 9, 2008: GB2445467-A (2 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, and an associated process, for treating / separating municipal waste within an autoclave involves classifying contaminated material by providing an air supply 62 relative to a vibrating screen 60, having perforations 61, on which the material 64 is carried. Air supply 62 allows the separa ...


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Taniguchi Satoshi: Exhaust emission control device of internal combustion engine. Toyota Motor, November 13, 2008: JP2008-274891 (2 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a technique regenerating a particulate filter in the further proper timing, in an exhaust emission control device of an internal combustion engine.SOLUTION: This exhaust emission control device of the internal combustion engine mixes and uses a plurality of fuels inc ...