Tag: digester

Meet Me at the World’s Flare; methane gas flaring, and the role of biobased tech

Meet Me at the World’s Flare; methane gas flaring, and the role of biobased tech

November 18, 2013 |

As stranded natural gas is poured into the atmosphere by the millions of tons each year — biologists are coming to the rescue with a new class of technologies. They’re designed to convert more “old methane” to higher value fuels and chemicals, and make more “new methane” via high-tech digesters that turn waste into liquid […]

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GE optimizes Waukesha gas engine for biogas

GE optimizes Waukesha gas engine for biogas

August 25, 2011 |

In Wisconsin, General Electric has recently re-released its Waukesha 1 MW APG1000 gas engine that can run on a wider variety of biogases including landfills, wastewater treatment plants and agricultural waste after 18 months of redesign and testing. Natural gas versions of the engines can also be upgraded to include CHP technology. Modifications included a […]

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