Green Technology News

Continuous flow process for the production of 2,5-dimethylfuran from fructose using (non-noble metal based) heterogeneous catalysis

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 07:36
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01055A, PaperMax Braun , Markus Antonietti
The abundant carbohydrate fructose is converted into two biofuel molecules, namely 2,5-dimethylfuran (DMF) and ethyllevulinate (EL) in a simple cascade flow reactor. With an overall yield of 85 % (38.5...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Metal-exchanged magnetic [small beta] zeolites: valorization of lignocellulosic biomass-derived compounds to platform chemicals

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 04:34
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01178D, PaperErlen Jorge, Thiago de Melo Lima, Carolina Lima, Lucas Marchini, William Nova Castelblanco, Daniel G. Rivera, Ernesto Antonio Urquieta-Gonzalez, Rajender S Varma, Marcio Weber Paixao
An array of magnetically recoverable [small beta] zeolites exchanged with late transition metals (Pd, Fe and Ir) have been synthetized, fully characterized and had their catalytic activity evaluated on the conversion...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Power-Blox 200 Series Introduces Nearly Unlimited Off-Grid Energy Scalability, Without Installation

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 13:56
The unique ‘Plug and Power’ system allows anyone to add energy storage modules to a power grid without any additional installation or configuration. The system can be expanded from powering a single appliance to an entire town.
Categories: Green Technology News

EnSync Energy Completes Sale of Power Purchase Agreement for Easter Seals Hawaii Solar System

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 13:18
Major investor has agreed to purchase the 122-kilowatt project to be installed at nonprofit's service center
Categories: Green Technology News

Phenolic acetals from lignins of varying compositions via iron(III) triflate catalysed depolymerisation

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:21

Green Chem., 2017, 19,2774-2782
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00195A, PaperPeter J. Deuss, Christopher S. Lancefield, Anand Narani, Johannes G. de Vries, Nicholas J. Westwood, Katalin Barta
A small lignin library was used to study the relationship between the lignin structure and the aromatic product yields during acidolysis.
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Amber Kinetics to Assess Innovative Flywheel Storage Technology

Amber Kinetics and Global Energy Giant Enel S.p.A. Announce Agreement to Assess Innovative Flywheel Storage Technology
Categories: Green Technology News

MAPSearch Launches ENvision Solar

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:18
ENvision, the next generation of energy mapping technology, introduces a new platform specifically designed for the solar and renewable energy sector
Categories: Green Technology News

Solar FlexRack to Preview their New TDP™ 2.0 Turnkey Tracker with BalanceTrac at Intersolar North America 2017

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:09
These are just a few of the design features of the cost-competitive new TDP 2.0 Tracker that translate to higher performance, greater system design flexibility and cost-savings across a solar project budget. The turnkey tracker solution is efficiently designed to reduce overall project risk.
Categories: Green Technology News

ESS To Showcase Low Cost Iron Flow Battery Ideal For Long-Duration Energy Storage & Microgrid Applications At Intersolar

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:08
Company's simple iron chemistry delivers dramatically lower cost, higher performance, and longer operating life than other flow battery chemistries.
Categories: Green Technology News

Pilkington Sunplus™ BIPV Powered by Solaria Receives IEC Certification

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:05
NSG Group’s Architectural Glass Solar Products Certified to Global Design and Safety Standards
Categories: Green Technology News

2nd edition of the FWP Atlantic Forum, An immersive experience into the floating wind power

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:03
October 2nd & 3rd, 2017 in Saint-Nazaire / October 4th, 2017 in Lorient, France
Categories: Green Technology News

Antaisolar sailed o PV Japan again

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:01
The PV Japan 2017 came to an end after three days exhibition in Yokohama. As an expert on solar mounting systems for long time, Antaisolar made a successful appearance with the classic series of solar racking.
Categories: Green Technology News

TEPCO and innogy Close Series A Investment in a Peer-to-Peer Energy Trading Platform Venture

Alternative Energy - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 09:01
TEPCO is one of the first investors in Conjoule, an innogy Innovation Hub venture founded to build the leading decentralized energy marketplace enabled by blockchain technology. Investment of TEPCO and innogy will accelerate the development of Conjoule's peer-to-peer energy trading platform.
Categories: Green Technology News

One-pot conversion of biomass-derived xylose to furfuralcohol by a chemo-enzymatic sequential acid-catalyzed dehydration and bioreduction

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 08:19
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01256J, PaperYucai He, Yun Ding, Cuiluan Ma, Junhua Di, Chunxia Jiang, Aitao Li
One-pot furfuralcohol (FOL) production via dehydration of corncob-derived xylose followed by bioreduction of furfural has been described. The synthesized biocompatible solid acid catalyst SO42-/SnO2-Attapulgite is characterized and used for the...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Recent Progress on Fluorination in Aqueous Media

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 08:19
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01566F, Tutorial ReviewLian Yang, Tao Dong, hrishikesh M Revankar, Cheng-Pan Zhang
Advances in aqueous fluorination during the last few decades are summarized in this review. Fluorinated compounds have dominated a large percentage of agrochemicals and pharmaceuticals and a mass of functional...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Ecocatalyzed Suzuki-Miyaura cross coupling of heteroaryl compounds

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Mon, 07/10/2017 - 06:19
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01672G, PaperGuillaume Clave, Franck Pelissier, Stephane Campidelli, Claude Grison
A biobased EcoPd was developed for the Suzuki cross coupling of heteroaryl compounds. Based on the ability of Eichhornia crassipes to bioconcentrate Pd in its roots, we addressed the transformation...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

SOLAR PARKS IN U.A.E. BOOST GLOBAL CLEAN ENERGY INVESTMENT IN 2Q

Alternative Energy - Fri, 07/07/2017 - 12:02
Second quarter of 2017 saw $64.8 billion invested in clean energy around the world, up 21% from 1Q this year, but down 12% compared to 2Q 2016
Categories: Green Technology News

One-pot and catalyst-free synthesis of pyrroloquinolinediones and quinolinedicarboxylates

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/07/2017 - 10:27
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01380A, PaperXiaofeng Zhang, Gagan Dhawan, Alex Muthengi, Shuai Liu, Wei Wang, Marc Legris, Wei Zhang
A method for catalyst-free synthesis of pyrroloquinolinediones and quinolinedicarboxylates is developed through a one-pot synthesis involving denitrogenation of azide, benzisoxazole formation, aza-Diels-Alder cycloaddition, and dehydrative aromatization. Only a stoichiometric amount...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Hydrodeoxygenation of Cellulose Pyrolysis Model Compounds using Molybdenum Oxide and Low Pressure Hydrogen

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/07/2017 - 10:27
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01477E, PaperMichael W Nolte, Alireza Saraeian, Brent H Shanks
A molybdenum oxide catalyst in a low pressure hydrogen atmosphere was used for the hydrodeoxygenation (HDO) of pulsed injections of cellulose pyrolysis model compounds to examine reaction products. Higher catalyst...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Application of microwave-assisted heterogeneous catalysis in sustainable synthesis design

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Fri, 07/07/2017 - 09:27
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01393K, Critical ReviewAnne Kokel, Christian Schafer, Bela Torok
An overview of recent advances, mainly focusing on the past 5-6 years, in microwave-assisted heterogeneous catalysis is provided. The work includes three major parts; (i) a survey of traditional and...
The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Categories: Green Technology News

Pages