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22 Jul 2014

Catalyst Helps Get More Energy From Biofuel

A new, simple catalyst, developed at the University of Twente, improves the quality of oil produced from biomass before it is even sent to the refinery. The Daily Fusion
22 Jul 2014

Catalyst Helps Get More Energy From Biofuel

A new, simple catalyst, developed at the University of Twente, improves the quality of oil produced from biomass before it is even sent to the refinery. The Daily Fusion
13 Jul 2014

What’s needed from marketing clouds

Remember when Salesforce.com said marketing tech was going to be its next billion-dollar business? That was almost two years ago, and at the time I warned that Salesforce was a little too focused on social media at the
9 Jul 2014

UK follows US in banning uncharged devices from flights — and BA floated even tougher rules

It’s not just the U.S. that wants air passengers to prove their electronic devices aren’t bombs by turning them on – the same now goes in the U.K., according to an update from aviation authorities on Tuesday.
8 Jul 2014

Saudi Aramco Pulls Rug Out From Under US Gas Industry

File this one under E for ewps, at least as far as the export market for US fracked natural gas goes. The US natural gas industry has been leaning thishard on the Obama Administration to approve more
8 Jul 2014

India’s ReNew Power Raises $140 Million From Leading Funds, Including Goldman Sachs

A wind energy project at Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu) India ReNew Power has seen a meteoric rise in the Indian wind energy sector, and plans to become the largest independent renewable energy power producers in the coming few
7 Jul 2014

Security order bans uncharged devices from some US-bound flights

Air travelers heading to the U.S. now face another potential headache in security lines: they will not be able to board their plane unless they are able to turn on their phones, laptops and other electronic devices. According to a
5 Jul 2014

Apple lures executive from luxury Swiss watch maker to beef up its iWatch team

In what appears to be a move to expand its mobile team ahead of the much-rumored launch of the iWatch, Apple has hired the sales director of Swiss watch-maker TAG Heuer, a subsidiary of LVMH, according to
1 Jul 2014

Racemi scores $10M to help you move your IT to, from and between clouds

Racemi, the self-proclaimed “moving company for cloud,” now has $ 10 million in fresh Series C funding to bring its service to new markets. This round, led by new backer Milestone Venture Partners, brings total funding to $ 29.3million.
29 Jun 2014

Power From Your Legs

Kinetic energy is a renewable energy resource we don’t give much attention to. Very simply, it is the energy of motion. Capturing this energy and using it to create electricity is possible, and it is done routinely in certain systems.