Renewable Natural Gas Expert

What does a renewable natural gas expert or consultant do? Renewable natural gas (RNG) also called biomethane is produced from biogas derived from renewable resources or biomass materials.  The biogas is cleaned, scrubbed, and treated to remove carbon dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, and other impurities to make it suitable as a natural gas replacement that can…

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Tire and Rubber Recycling

Disposing of tires has historically been very challenging due to the worldwide volume, rubber’s robust durability, and the ecological implications of tires in landfills. In years past, billions of tires historically filled landfills, yet as of 2015, less than 75 million tires remain in U.S. stockpiles. The European Union has done an outstanding job of…

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Microbial Fermentation

Microbial Fermentation is the growth of a microorganism, usually a bacterium, yeast, or filamentous fungus in a liquid medium to transform one material into another using the microbe’s metabolism as the manufacturing process to result in a commercial product.  That product can be microbial cell mass, a product contained within the microbe, or a product…

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Bioenergy Project Funding

Can we identify the key reasons that many bioenergy projects fail to get funding?  Yes.  Is there a “magic bullet” that guarantees funding of a bioenergy project?  No, but a review of the common characteristics of those that fail to receive funding is not difficult, and once understood, provides a pathway to the best chance…

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Beverage Fermentation

Beverage fermentation refers to the process by which a microbiological agent, typically fungi (e.g. Saccharomyces spp.) or bacteria (e.g. Lactobacillus spp.), convert a sugar-containing liquid into one which contains alcohol and acid products. Humans have been producing fermented beverages for millennia to prevent spoilage and enhance nutritional quality and flavour. At present, there is a…

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Insurance in the Bioeconomy

The agricultural, renewable energy, and bio economy (ethanol, biodiesel, biomass, agribusiness, solar, wind, etc.) industries have had a lot of crossover and growth in the US over the past decade.  Large renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms certainly have experts in biofuels and renewable fuels, and the more common areas like biomaterials, biomass and biomass…

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Plastic Waste Recycling

Plastic is one of the most widely used and cheapest materials in the world today and plastic waste recycling is no long optional.  Virtually everything we use is either made from or wrapped in plastic.  Most plastic is not biodegradable, meaning that left untreated, it will be here for millions of years.   Plastic waste is…

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Renewable Power Expert

Renewable power generation is the power generated by power plants and other installations that use renewable energy sources to produce electricity.  The best renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms have experts in a wide variety of bioeconomy specialties, including renewable power experts.  They should also have experts in renewable fuels, renewable chemicals, feedstocks, bio technologies,…

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