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July 24, 20142014 Barley Performance Data Posted
July 24, 2014UPDATE 1-Britain to award 200 mln stg in first renewable power auctions
* Auctions to start in October * Extra 50 mln stg avalaible in 2015 * Government committed to suporting power generation using biomass (Updates with details of biomass study and Drax reaction) By Susanna Twidale LONDON, July 24 (Reuters) - Britain will offer guaranteed payments worth more than 200
July 24, 2014New hope for powdery mildew resistant barley
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July 24, 2014Babcock & Wilcox to build 280 MW biomass plant in Denmark
Dong Energy has awarded Babcock & Wilcox and $80m contract to build a biomass power plant in east Denmark.
July 24, 2014Merck Serono Announces Collaboration with San Raffaele University & Research Hospital for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases
July 24, 2014Study Confirms Grizzlies Living on Unprotected Coastal Islands
July 24, 2014Scientists work to detect chronic traumatic encephalopathy in earliest stages
Autopsies have shown that some high-profile athletes who suffered repeated blows to the head during their careers have unusual protein clumps in their brains.
July 24, 2014New crop year reminders for western producers and industry
July 24, 2014Grizzly Bear wanders into Bearspaw neighbourhood
July 24, 2014Moose struck by vehicle in Banff
July 24, 2014CNRL to blame
July 24, 2014One in Three Cases of Alzheimer’s Lifestyle Related
Scientists who attended the 2014 Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Copenhagen this month seem energized from their collaborative effort.
July 23, 2014Herbs Could Be Natural Diabetes Remedy
July 23, 2014Nissan Predicts the Future
July 23, 2014Dealing with abandoned wildlife
July 23, 2014Detecting concussion-related brain disease in its earliest stages
Autopsies have shown that some high-profile athletes who suffered repeated blows to the head during their careers have unusual protein clumps in their brains.
July 23, 201410 Signs for early detection of Alzheimer's disease
July 23, 2014Denver Broncos show appreciation for owner/CEO Pat Bowlen
It's a sad day for the NFL as Denver Broncos owner and CEO Pat Bowlen announced he is stepping down to battle Alzheimer's disease.
July 23, 2014Valentis Nanotech signs MOU to integrate technology in thermoplastics production
IPFrontline Valentis's technology combines nanocrystalline cellulose, a biodegradable, transparent material made from plant pulp waste, with additional nanoparticles to produce highly improved polymeric films Valentis Nanotech announced that it has signed an MOU with one of Israel's leading
July 23, 2014Studies from University of Science and Technology in the Area of Chemical Engineering
Studies from University of Science and Technology in the Area of Chemical Engineering Reported (Study of the microwave lipid extraction from microalgae for biodiesel production) By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- New research on Chemical Engineering is the subject of a report...
July 23, 2014USDA Selects 36 Energy Facilities to Accept Biomass Deliveries
July 23, 2014Conservationists give province’s land-use plan a failing grade
July 23, 2014Elk Island National Park cameras capture elusive black bears
July 23, 2014New crop year reminders for Western producers and industry
July 23, 2014Pat Bowlen’s experience with Alzheimer’s highlights struggle of millions
DENVER — Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen’s experience with Alzheimer’s disease is putting the focus on the same struggle of more than five million Americans.
July 23, 2014Vancouver park board avoids taking a stand on captive whales in new report
July 23, 2014Slowdown in global warming merely a ‘pause,’ expert says
July 23, 2014A Quiet Season on the Insect Front Continues in the Midst of Rootworm “Digs”
July 23, 2014New biofuels match crude oil's energy ... but there's a catch
The energy in biofuels can match the levels of crude oil, researchers from the University of Twente in the Netherlands have found.
July 23, 2014Retinal Imaging Detects Changes Associated with Alzheimer's Disease
A noninvasive optical imaging device can provide early detection of changes that later occur in the brain and are a classic sign of Alzheimer's disease (AD), according to a new study.
July 23, 2014U.S. farmers fighting explosion of ‘superweeds’
July 23, 2014Unique infrared system at OSU offers powerful research tools
Researchers and students at OSU gather around the newly installed advanced infrared (FTIR) system that offers multiple research capabilities.
July 23, 2014Babcock & Wilcox to build thermal biomass system in Denmark
The Babcock & Wilcox Co. has announced that Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S, a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group Inc.
July 23, 2014Managing Clubroot
July 23, 2014Some crop damaged after weekend hail
July 23, 2014DOE and USDA funding advanced biofuel projects
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) have announced the selection of 10 projects that will receive funding aimed at accelerating genetic breeding programs to improve plant feedstocks for the production of biofuels, biopower, and bio-based products.
July 23, 2014BETO Announces Updated Multi-Year Program Plan
The Bioenergy Technologies Office is pleased to announce the release of a newly updated Multi-Year Program Plan (MYPP).
July 23, 2014Global Biofuels Industry: New market research published
Although biofuels are mainly used to replace or supplement the traditional petroleum-based transportation fuels, they can also be deployed to generate heat and electricity.
July 23, 2014Willow test crops being tried

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