Carbon Footprint

Carbon Footprint

What is carbon footprint? A carbon footprint is defined as: The total amount of greenhouse gases produced to directly and indirectly support human activities, usually expressed in equivalent tons of carbon dioxide (CO2). In other words: When you drive a car, the engine burns fuel which creates a certain amount of CO2, depending on its […]

Types of Gasifiers

Types of Gasifiers Gasification is an efficient, commercially-proven process that converts low-value feedstocks into the building blocks of high-value fuel products. There is a multitude of gasifier designs that incorporate a variety of mechanical configurations for managing solids and providing the thermal energy required to drive the reaction. Most gasifiers can be classified in terms […]

Biomass Energy

To many people, the most familiar forms of renewable energy are the wind and the sun. But biomass (plant material and animal waste) is the oldest source of renewable energy, used since our ancestors learned the secret of fire. Biomass is a fancy name for material from plants and animals. Some kinds of biomass can […]