Tag: INL

Biomass feed handling: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Idaho National Lab’s Case for innovation

Biomass feed handling: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Idaho National Lab’s Case for innovation

July 20, 2016 |

INL’s program aims to overcome key technical barriers facing the U.S. bioenergy industry by systematically researching, characterizing, modeling, demonstrating, and harnessing the physical and chemical characteristics of the nation’s diverse agricultural residues. By finding ways to produce biofuels and other value-added products more cost-effectively, the annual costs associated with producing 300 million tons of cellulosic […]

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The Library of Bioenergy Feedstocks: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Idaho National Lab’s feedstock repository and tools

The Library of Bioenergy Feedstocks: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Idaho National Lab’s feedstock repository and tools

June 18, 2016 |

The Bioenergy Feedstock Library is a physical sample repository and database for physical, chemical and conversion performance characteristics of biomass feedstock. The library provides tools to store, record, track, retrieve, and analyze data to help researchers and industry overcome challenges posed by biomass variability. The Library is sponsored by the US Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO).  It […]

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OriginOil teams with Idaho National Laboratory on algae biofuel production

OriginOil teams with Idaho National Laboratory on algae biofuel production

January 28, 2015 |

In Idaho, OriginOil announced that it is collaborating with the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) of the U.S. Department of Energy. A proposed project focuses on development and implementation of novel approaches to improve efficiency in algal biofuel production. Together, OriginOil and INL have submitted a proposal in response to a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) titled […]

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OriginOil, INL ink pact for algae-to-renewable crude R&D effort

OriginOil, INL ink pact for algae-to-renewable crude R&D effort

January 17, 2012 |

In California, the DOE’s Idaho National Laboratory has teamed with OriginOil to co-develop an integrated system for direct conversion of raw algae into a renewable crude oil that can be used by existing petroleum refineries. OriginOil’s planned Biocrude System™ will integrate its own harvesting system with state-of-the-art biomass processing technology being developed under the recently-announced […]

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