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NEA to audit waste at food places, malls and hotels

(Source: www.straitstimes.com) As the nation’s battle against food waste intensifies, the authorities are making sure they know their enemy better. In December, the National Environment Agency (NEA) is expected to start a waste audit of shopping malls, hotels, supermarkets, hawker … Continue reading

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10 schools to get food-waste digesters

(Source: www.straitstimes.com) Ten primary and secondary schools will be fitted with machines that guzzle food waste and turn it into compost by the end of next month, as the fight against food waste gets serious in the education sector. Firing … Continue reading

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GUEST COLUMN: Searching for Solutions — A Message to Farmers

This statement was released under the bylines of: Ben Brancel, Secretary, Department of Agriculture,

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GUEST COLUMN: Searching for Solutions — A Message to Farmers

This statement was released under the bylines of: Ben Brancel, Secretary, Department of Agriculture,

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Conservation group says biogas proposal is insufficient

In a news release posted at the Wheeler Report on Monday, the Wisconsin League of Conservation Voter

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Conservation group says biogas proposal is insufficient

In a news release posted at the Wheeler Report on Monday, the Wisconsin League of Conservation Voter

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Turning Poop into Power

Ten years ago, methane digesters were hotter than Hansel. Then, they seemed to fall out of fashion. The point of a digester is to capture the noxious gases that rise from manure lagoons and decomposing waste, so that, instead of … Continue reading

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Turning Poop into Power

Ten years ago, methane digesters were hotter than Hansel. Then, they seemed to fall out of fashion. The point of a digester is to capture the noxious gases that rise from manure lagoons and decomposing waste, so that, instead of … Continue reading

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Anaerobic Digesters (poop/food2gas) R sustainable & FARMERS can B fuel-independent

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10207586888740364&set=a.10203258160444862.1073741859.1534854035&type=3&theater The short story of the above pic was this farmer realized the impact others had on his final product so he gave away his prized seeds to his neighbors so that their cross pollination contamination wouldn’t become a problem … Continue reading

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Anaerobic Digesters (poop/food2gas) R sustainable & FARMERS can B fuel-independent

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10207586888740364&set=a.10203258160444862.1073741859.1534854035&type=3&theater The short story of the above pic was this farmer realized the impact others had on his final product so he gave away his prized seeds to his neighbors so that their cross pollination contamination wouldn’t become a problem … Continue reading

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The Challenges and Opportunities of Centralised and Decentralised Biodigesters

The STEPs research project explores the relative benefits and dis-benefits of larger centralised biogas systems at a village scale versus smaller family-scale systems. It also investigates the economic and financing factors (centralisation brings economies of scale but can only really … Continue reading

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The Challenges and Opportunities of Centralised and Decentralised Biodigesters

The STEPs research project explores the relative benefits and dis-benefits of larger centralised biogas systems at a village scale versus smaller family-scale systems. It also investigates the economic and financing factors (centralisation brings economies of scale but can only really … Continue reading

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MS Hidayat: If it’s hard at the Regional Licensing, digesters to Us!

        Mojokerto -The central government is committed to facilitate a wide range of investment licenses in Indonesia. If no permissions are complicated, the government says ready to finish. Industry Minister MS Hidayat said, it gives the ease of licensing to manufacturers … Continue reading

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MS Hidayat: If it’s hard at the Regional Licensing, digesters to Us!

        Mojokerto -The central government is committed to facilitate a wide range of investment licenses in Indonesia. If no permissions are complicated, the government says ready to finish. Industry Minister MS Hidayat said, it gives the ease of licensing to manufacturers … Continue reading

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Unpaid Insurance Claims, Only digesters to this place

        Jakarta -Since 2006, there have been Indonesian Insurance Mediation Board (BMAI). This is a special institution to resolve claims issues between clients and insurance companies in Indonesia. The institute is also overseen by Otritas Financial Services (FSA). Chairman Frans BMAI … Continue reading

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Unpaid Insurance Claims, Only digesters to this place

        Jakarta -Since 2006, there have been Indonesian Insurance Mediation Board (BMAI). This is a special institution to resolve claims issues between clients and insurance companies in Indonesia. The institute is also overseen by Otritas Financial Services (FSA). Chairman Frans BMAI … Continue reading

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Biomass Conference Day 3 (Wednesday)

When you are in a session co-titling itself ‘from cow piles to biomass’, you know you are in for some excitement before the next break (happening to be lunch….). Anyway, one and half hour sessions are pretty impressive with 4 … Continue reading

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Biomass Conference Day 3 (Wednesday)

When you are in a session co-titling itself ‘from cow piles to biomass’, you know you are in for some excitement before the next break (happening to be lunch….). Anyway, one and half hour sessions are pretty impressive with 4 … Continue reading

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21st Century Amino Acids

Biological Wires Carry Electricity Thanks to Special Amino Acids     In nature, the bacterium Geobacter sulfurreducens uses these nanowires, called pili, to transport electrons to remote iron particles or other microbes, but the benefits of these wires can also be harnessed … Continue reading

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21st Century Amino Acids

Biological Wires Carry Electricity Thanks to Special Amino Acids     In nature, the bacterium Geobacter sulfurreducens uses these nanowires, called pili, to transport electrons to remote iron particles or other microbes, but the benefits of these wires can also be harnessed … Continue reading

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