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Date/App# patent app List of recent Fossil Fuel-related patents
07/07/16
20160195262 
 Flue gas heat recovery integration patent thumbnailFlue gas heat recovery integration
A power plant with a fossil fuel fired boiler, an air feed system, flue gas system and condensate system. A unitary flue gas heat exchanger spans a bypass line in the flue gas system and the condensate system so as to improve the thermal efficiency of the power plant while minimising complexity..
Alstom Technology Ltd


07/07/16
20160194766 
 Methods and devices for the production of hydrocarbons from carbon and hydrogen sources patent thumbnailMethods and devices for the production of hydrocarbons from carbon and hydrogen sources
Devices and methods are described for converting a carbon source and a hydrogen source into hydrocarbons, such as alcohols, for alternative energy sources. The influents may comprise carbon dioxide gas and hydrogen gas or water, obtainable from the atmosphere for through methods described herein, such as plasma generation or electrolysis.
Principle Energy Solutions, Inc.


07/07/16
20160194096 
 Climate- regulating- system patent thumbnailClimate- regulating- system
Now earth's climate is critically changed and altered. Earth is no longer capable of maintaining, let alone restoring, natural systems that permit a future stable climate as was common in pre fossil fuel use.

06/30/16
20160186723 
 Revolving overhead windmill patent thumbnailRevolving overhead windmill
The invention provides a revolving overhead windmill which includes airfoil means for interfacing with a fluid current comprising an air current or wind, and which includes energy harvesting means utilizing fluid current driven periodic motion of the fluid-foil means for capturing fluid-dynamic renewable energy and converting it into usable energy in a desired form such as electricity. The invention provides devices, methods and systems for harvesting renewable energy for medium-scale, large-scale and ultra-large-scale applications, to provide real and substantial benefits towards efficiently fulfilling energy needs while also more broadly serving humanity and our global environment.

06/09/16
20160159220 
 Priority based power management  an electric vehicle patent thumbnailPriority based power management an electric vehicle
A method to provide priority based power management of off-board devices being power by a vehicle comprising: determining an operating mode of the vehicle, the operating mode being an electric operating mode or a fossil fuel operating mode; determining a current state of charge (soc) of a battery pack of the vehicle; supplying power to the off-board devices when the current soc of the battery pack is above a minimum threshold value when the vehicle is operating in the fossil fuel operating mode; prioritizing the off-board devices when the vehicle is operating in the electric operating mode; and powering the off-board devices based on a prioritization level of the off-board devices and the current soc of the battery pack when the vehicle is operating in the electric operating mode.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160145519 
 Carbonized component-based fuel pellet patent thumbnailCarbonized component-based fuel pellet
With the rapid increase in the price of fossil fuels and growing concerns over climate change, the demand for renewable energy sources continues to increase. Densified biomass fuels are an alternative, renewable energy source that is becoming increasingly popular.
Terrapower, Llc


05/26/16
20160145098 
 System and  producing a consistent quality syngas from diverse waste materials with heat recovery based power generation, and renewable hydrogen co-production patent thumbnailSystem and producing a consistent quality syngas from diverse waste materials with heat recovery based power generation, and renewable hydrogen co-production
A system and method for converting waste and secondary materials into synthesis gas (syngas) through the use of a molten metal bath gasifier for the initial breakdown of waste feeds and an a/c plasma reactor for complete dissociation of waste feeds into syngas, and an anaerobic digester. The system includes a heat recovery and steam power generation process for the production of electricity.
Renewable Opportunities Inc.


05/19/16
20160138456 
 Moveable, fuel-localized-power (flp) plant patent thumbnailMoveable, fuel-localized-power (flp) plant
A power plant can provide increased power from fossil fuels with reduced increase of the carbon burden. The plant is moveable and is located in a fossil fuel field, either a new field or a “depleted” field.” the co2 generated from the plant is compressed to a concentrated fluid and is re-injected into the underground strata from which the fossil fuel is extracted.

05/05/16
20160123189 
 Instantly renewed energy system patent thumbnailInstantly renewed energy system
The present application includes a condensing steam turbine used to produce power without the need to consume fossil fuels. The steam turbine includes a plurality of stage wheels, heating coils, and closed circular loops.

04/28/16
20160115790 
 Hydraulic gas compressors and applications thereof patent thumbnailHydraulic gas compressors and applications thereof
An compressor utilizing a flow of fluid down a vertical column to entrain air, or other gas, and compress it under the head of the flow. Compressed air is then separated from the flow in an air separation chamber at the bottom of the vertical column.

04/21/16
20160109117 

Secondary burning of gases from the combustion of fossil fuels


A system for reducing pollutants from the burning of a fossil fuel includes a pressure vessel containing in its interior a feedstock (e.g., methanol) and at least one set of electrodes. An electric arc is formed between the electrodes and the feedstock is exposed to a plasma of the electric arc thereby converting at least some of the feedstock into a gas.

04/21/16
20160108893 

Portable multiple source electrical power unit


A portable, non-fossil fuel, multiple source, electrical power unit that includes a lightweight wind generator assembly and an optional solar panel assembly partially disassembled and stored in a rigid, protecting container. The power unit includes a pivoting tower assembly made of a plurality of tower members that are removed and assembled in an end to end manner to form an elongated tower assembly.

04/14/16
20160102859 

Method for the treatment of gas


A method for the treatment of gas generated by the combustion of fossil fuel in a first combustion chamber, the method comprising the steps of transferring the gas to a second combustion chamber, combusting the gas in the second furnace in the presence of oxygen and a fuel source to generate waste gas and treating the waste gas to produce a concentrated carbon dioxide stream.. .

04/14/16
20160101391 

Infrared aided fuel emulsion


This invention relates to a system and a method for generating emulsified fuels for improved fuel efficiency of combustion devices with reduced specific fuel consumption rate and emissions, comprising at least a continuous phase fuel, a dispersed phase component, and an infrared radiation source whose infrared radiation spans at least a portion of 3-16 micrometers wavelength spectrum. In said system the continuous phase fuel and/or dispersed phase component are exposed to said infrared before or during emulsification.

04/07/16
20160096130 

Dust separator useful with dry scrubber system


An air quality control system (aqcs) 14 useful for treating flue gas fg, such as flue gas fg produced by a fossil fuel fired boiler 12 is described. The aqcs 14 is equipped with a dust separator 37.
Alstom Technology Ltd.


03/10/16
20160068437 

Biomass-derived grinding aids


Compositions and methods for increasing grinding efficiency of cement, cement clinker, raw materials for cement, and other inorganic particles. Use of biomass-derived polyols such as diols, triols, or mixtures thereof, optionally with a conventional grinding aid, cement quality improver, and/or hexavalent chromium reducer, are believed to provide less risk of sludging when compared to glycerides obtained from fossil fuel sources..
W. R. Grace & Co.-conn.


03/03/16
20160061487 

Apparatus and cleaning flue gas


A multi-stage exhaust apparatus to reduce the emission of pollutants from a fossil fuel furnace and to achieve greater efficiency in the energy consumption by such furnace. The multi-stage exhaust may include a vacuum chamber boiler, a submerged pump vacuum chamber, a bath scrubber, and a clean air tower.

02/18/16
20160047279 

Vortex tube supplying superheated vapor for turbine power generation


The vortex tube when properly used within a rankine cycle can produce phenomenal results. This invention functionally describes the preferred vortex tube used to produce superheated vapor from a compressed heated liquid without summoning the additional heat required for latent-heat to effect vaporization.

02/11/16
20160038920 

Catalysts possessing an improved resistance to poisoning


The present invention relates generally to the field of catalysts for use in connection with one or more types of emissions control (e.g., emissions control associated with the combustion of one or more types of fossil fuel) and, in particular to catalyst compositions that possess an improved resistance to at least one type of poisoning. In another embodiment, the catalysts of the present invention are designed to be utilized in conjunction with an scr and possess an improved resistance to phosphorus poisoning..
Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc.


01/07/16
20160001225 

Exhaust gas clean-up system for fossil fuel fired power plant


A fossil fuel fired power plant exhaust gas clean-up system is provided to remove detrimental compounds/elements from the exhaust gas emitting from the power plant to protect the environment. The removal of detrimental compounds/elements is accomplished by directing the exhaust gas thought several process steps.

11/26/15
20150336030 

Process and treating drilling fluid


A process for treating drilling fluids which are used during the process of drilling for fossil fuels includes providing a drilling fluid having a continuous hydrocarbon phase, a discontinuous aqueous phase, and a discontinuous solid phase, a polymer solution, at least one coagulant, water, and oil, the oil and water being provided in a volume ratio being from 0.7 to 1.3 times the oil-to-water volume ratio of the drilling fluid. The drilling fluid is mixed with the coagulant, the polymer solution, the oil, and the water in any order to provide an input fluid.

11/26/15
20150335974 

Greenwall exercise power generation station


The urgent need to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels and the resulting global sedentary lifestyles of mankind makes this innovation a win-win solution to reduce our carbon footprint in a fun, safe and novel way. The energy output of the rotating wall or ladder is estimated to be ten times more efficient than the output of existing cycling, elliptical or stepping stations because the total weight of the climber is used instead of pedal (leg) power that can only tolerate an average of 2 kg of resistance.

11/19/15
20150333520 

Distribution board for independent microgrid


Disclosed is a distribution board for independent microgrid capable of driving a power loads at a remote place such as an island area or a mountainous area etc. With a power generated by using a renewable energy generating device and a diesel generating device using a fossil fuel, preventing a power failure etc.
Kc Cottrell Co., Ltd.


10/29/15
20150306585 

Supported catalysts for producing ultra-low sulphur fuel oils


The present invention relates to the preparation of catalysts used in the hydrodesulfurization of fossil fuels and proposes a method for preparing thermally stable, low-cost catalysts for the hydrodesulfurization of petrol and diesel, based on highly active como and nimo. The catalyst for the hydroprocessing of gasoil or petrol in the present invention comprises a precursor which consists of chemical compounds obtained from organic acids and metal salts, and a support containing an ultra-stable y-type zeolite useful in the hydroprocessing of heavy gas oil and/or light cyclic gas oil with high conversion rates..
Universida Nacional AutÓnoma De MÉxico


10/22/15
20150300299 

Apparatus for treating a mixture of fossil fuel and water prior to combustion in combustion engines


An apparatus for treating a mixture of fossil fuel and water includes a treatment unit for treating the mixture and including an inlet for the mixture, an outlet for discharging a treated mixture of fossil fuel and water, and an assembly of tubes of a non-magnetic material, the tubes having a circular cross-section, and the assembly arranged between the inlet and the outlet, the tubes have different diameters, have substantially equal lengths, are arranged in length alignment, and are arranged concentrically with the tubes defining intermediary spaces, thus providing flow paths for the mixture between the inlet to the outlet, an innermost and outermost tube being electrically connected to an electrical current generator, for supplying a pulsed current with the innermost tube connected to a positive pole and the outermost tube connected to a negative pole to expose the mixture flowing through the intermediary spaces to an electromagnetic field.. .
Aua Ehf.


10/08/15
20150286973 

Multi-modal network and distributing resources in a multi-modal network


A network with a plurality of subnetworks has at least two subnetworks each distributing different resources. The resources of each of the subnetworks are selected from fossil fuel, electrical energy, water, heat and cold.

09/24/15
20150267871 

Method for operating a gas processing system


A method of operating a gas processing system is provided. Namely, the gas processing system is mounted atop a mobile facility for processing raw fossil fuel adjacent the well site where they were extracted from the ground.
Pride Of The Hills Manufacturing, Inc.


09/24/15
20150267607 

Method for operating a well site


In accordance with one aspect of the invention, a method of operating a well using gas processed at a same well site is provided. The method discloses of providing a well site defined by a perimeter.
Pride Of The Hills Manufacturing, Inc.


09/10/15
20150252386 

Production of products with favourable ghg emission reductions from cellulosic feedstocks


The present invention provides a process for producing one or more products for use as a transportation or heating fuel. In various embodiments the process comprises treating a cellulosic feedstock in one or more processing steps that release extractives from the feedstock.
Iogen Corporation


08/27/15
20150240716 

Ecological sequestration of carbon dioxide/increase of bio-energy obtainable through biomass


According to known methods, biomass is broken down under the action of water vapour via a carbon monoxide-hydrogen mixture (called synthesis gas) as an intermediate stage into hydrogen and carbon dioxide instead of being combusted directly to generate energy. Carbon dioxide is stored/sequestered and the hydrogen is used to generate energy.

08/27/15
20150237812 

Environment controlled structured green houses for cost effective food production


The present invention relates to the environment controlled multibay structured greenhouses provisioning modules z1 to z7 and plurality of sensors. Z1 provisioning compressor, tanks t1, t2, ta, capture manifold, release manifold, z2 provisioning cost effective material earth tube heat exchanger for very cost effective heating of premises in cold/freezing cold locations, drastically reducing crude (fossil fuel) demand, z3 maintains greenhouse relative humidity defined precise set point, z4 generates geo-thermal energy, z5 ameliorates global warming by abhorting greenhouse carbon dioxide release into atmospheres, z6 uses activated fertilizers, nutrients solutions reducing input cost, ˜50% drip dozing, ˜75% foliar dozing, z7 offers greenhouse roof and sides' polyethylene film fixed and automated roll on/off thermal screen cum shading curtains 0-100% convertible and cost effective means or methods eliminating gutters, increasing light energy into greenhouse, z7 z3, and z5 offer best integrated pest management obviating toxic crop protection agents' use.

08/20/15
20150233752 

System for fossil fuel byproduct management


A system for fossil fuel byproduct management is claimed which includes a computer for receiving and recording volume measurements of one or more fossil fuel liquid byproducts among a plurality of fossil fuel liquid byproducts located within a storage container and a transmitter operable by the computer to transmit the volume measurements to a data collection location. A method of use for the same, which includes monitoring byproduct volumes and recording information relating to releases is also claimed..
Tanklogix, Llc


07/30/15
20150210947 

Body of molecular sized fuel additive


This invention generally refers to a new generation of fuel additives which can provide catalytic action to improve the combustion process of fossil fuels and to a catalyst among others containing an iron compound combined with an over-based magnesium compound with molecular size particles inside the combustion chamber. Such fuel additive catalysts are particularly useful for fuel oil combustion, natural gas combustion, stationary gas turbines, natural gas-fired reciprocating engines, diesel engines, gasoline engines and all stationary dual-fuel engines..
Efficient Fuel Solutions, Llc


07/23/15
20150203762 

Fossil fuel (human and animal feces) pursuant to ezekiel 4:12 and 15 can be used as a source to produce energy for electricty, motor vehicles and nuclear energy.


After the consumption of plants and animals the food go through a physical purifying process and the residuals are expelled via the intestines producing a more plentiful fossil fuel called feces. These substances can prove to be human, animal and environmental friendly due to the double (sewer and refineries) cleansing and refining process.

06/25/15
20150174522 

System and removing carbon dioxide from an atmosphere and global thermostat using the same


A system for removing carbon dioxide from an atmosphere to reduce global warming including an air extraction system that collects carbon dioxide from the atmosphere through a medium and removes carbon dioxide from the medium; a sequestration system that isolates the removed carbon dioxide to a location for at least one of storage and generation of a renewable carbon fuel; and one or more power supplying units that supply heat to the air extraction system to remove the carbon dioxide from the medium, at least one of the one or more power supplying units being a fossil fuel plant.. .

06/18/15
20150167970 

Method and system for fuzzy constrained sootblowing optimization


A system and method to control of sootblowers in a fossil fueled power plant, in particular to plant applications systems using a graphical programming environment in combination with a set of rules to activate sootblowers. The system can be constrained by time limits and/or rule based time limits.

06/18/15
20150167648 

Plant for energy production


The invention provides a plant for production of energy, comprising any type of heat or energy source including but not limited to solar power sources, nuclear reactors, fossil fuel plants, wind power plants, tidal power plants, waste heat power plants and geothermal sources, operatively arranged at an input side of the plant, and heat delivery or energy production means such as turbine-electric generator sets, operatively arranged at a delivery side of the plant. The plant is distinctive in that it further comprises a thermal energy storage with integrated heat exchanger, comprising a solid state thermal storage material, a heat transfer fluid and means for energy input and output, wherein: the storage comprises at least one heat transfer container, solid state thermal storage material is arranged around the heat transfer container, the heat transfer container contains the heat transfer fluid and the means for energy input and output, so that all heat transferring convection and conduction by the heat transfer fluid takes place within the respective heat transfer container, the thermal energy storage with heat exchanger has been arranged inside thermal insulation, and the solid state thermal energy storage with heat exchanger, has been arranged between the input side and delivery side of the plant for storage and heat exchange of thermal energy, the storage is coupled directly or via an additional heat exchanger to the source and the storage is coupled directly or via an additional heat exchanger to the delivery side of the plant..
Nest As


06/11/15
20150159284 

Hydrogen/oxygen on-demand system, high speed efficient hydrogen reactor system and methods therefor


A system for improving efficiency in which water or aqueous solution is broken into its core molecules of hydrogen and oxygen using a 12 volt power source, and of which this gas vapor can improve the efficiency of an engine of a vehicle in a catalytic fashion once combining with a fossil fuel, and includes a reactor housing containing at least one reactor unit having electrodes slotted in an insulated container, a solution supply system that regulates the aqueous solution in the system; and an air handling system that regulates the decomposed hydrogen and oxygen gas in the system. The reactor unit being immersed in an liquid or aqueous solution produces hydrogen and oxygen through electrolysis..

05/28/15
20150147249 

Water-based system and collecting and transporting exhaust gas


A system and method of collecting and transporting exhaust gases, preferably gases generated via the burning of fossil fuels, to a remote treatment facility. The exhaust gases include greenhouse gases, airborne particulates, and other pollutants.

05/28/15
20150147237 

Dry scrubber system with low load distributor device


An air quality control system (aqcs) 14 useful for treating flue gas fg, such as flue gas fg produced by a fossil fuel fired boiler 12 is described. The aqcs 14 is equipped with a dry scrubber low load distributor device 66.
Alstom Technology Ltd


05/21/15
20150141719 

Production of hydrocarbon liquids


A process to efficiently convert organic feedstock material into liquid non-oxygenated hydrocarbons in the c5 to c12 carbon skeleton range is disclosed. The process can utilize gaseous, liquid or solid organic feedstocks containing carbon, hydrogen and, optionally, oxygen.

05/14/15
20150128487 

Pellets and briquets from compacted biomass


Certain disclosed pellets, briquettes, and other compacted products contain multiple components and have a composition tailored to meet specific requirements for a given application. Frequently, at least one of the components is a biomass component.

05/07/15
20150127391 

Comprehensive carbon footprint determination and offset for multi-point, multi-modal, mixed activity travel


There is much concern about global warming of the earth caused by increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases produced by human activities such as the burning of fossil fuels and deforestation. There is also concern water and air pollution that are a byproduct of human activities.
Vita Travel Agent Corporation


04/23/15
20150108766 

Alfa 1 fuel less power generating system


The current invention is an alfa 1 fuel less power generator is a radical departure from the present day forms of power generating systems, because, it is an absolute departure from the present form of power generating systems we know today. All together fuel less in nature, that operated as stand alone system, or self sustained, requiring no external support of sun, wind, fossil fuel, hydro power system, and battery to charge as do inverters or any form of hydro carbon.

04/02/15
20150090456 

Fluorescent nano-sensors for oil and gas reservoir characterization


Enhanced oil recovery becomes increasingly important in satisfying the growing demand for fossil fuel. The efficiency of secondary recovery processes like water flooding is however largely influenced by the rock characteristics, fluid characteristics, chemistry and physics.
Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Toegepast-natuurwetenschappelijk


03/19/15
20150080483 

Power station-based methanation system


A power station-based methanation system which has a fossil fuel-fired power station together with an electrolysis unit and a methanation reactor is provided. The power station and the electrolysis unit are configured for supplying the methanation reactor with starting materials for a methanation reaction and the electrolysis unit can be operated both in a charging state and in a discharging state, in which charging state the electrolysis unit supplies electric power and a chemical energy store is at the same time charged and in which discharging state the chemical energy store is discharged..
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft


03/12/15
20150068205 

Steam turbine plant


The object of the present invention is to carry out a highly efficient power generation or to efficiently use an exhaust heat of a low temperature. A steam turbine plant includes a steam turbine 1 and a heating unit configured to heat a working fluid to be supplied to the steam turbine 1.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba


03/05/15
20150059659 

Suspended combustion type power steam generator capable of rapid and high-temperature pyrolysis using frdf for extending residence time of high-temperature gas


There is provided a suspended combustion type power steam generator capable of rapid and high-temperature pyrolysis using frdf for extending residence time of high-temperature gas, and particularly the present invention improves the heating conditions of fluid in an arch water pipe, a heating water pipe and a down pipe by extending the residence time of high-temperature gas inside a combustion chamber. The present invention is an improvement of a power steam generator using fine refuse derived fuel (frdf) which is an alternative energy source, and a flameless combustion device using fossil fuel capable of structuring a new additional facility so as to address the possibility of irregular raw material supply in the ethyl alcohol fuel operation for new renewable energy, that is, frdf.
Es Co., Ltd.


03/05/15
20150059572 

Method and rapid adsorption-desorption co2 capture


A method of capturing and sequestering a gas species from a fossil fuel-fired power plant flue gas is disclosed. The method includes the step of providing an apparatus having a vessel adapted to be pressurized and a hollow fiber membrane contained in the vessel and having a sorbent embedded therein.
Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.


02/19/15
20150047947 

Electric vehicle refueling system


The invention provides means that parallel, mimic or improve upon the metered bowser dispensing manner by which a choosable sequential plurality of small volumes of fossil fuel are sequentially delivered to a conventional fossil fuel vehicle by a dispensing bowser at a conventional fuel service station facility. The invention also provides optional means for cell-modules to be recharged in situ by use of a specially manufactured charger..

01/15/15
20150013977 

Method of using carbon dioxide in recovery of formation deposits


The present invention relates to systems, apparatuses, and methods for providing a reliable, high purity source of co2 that is used in the recovery of formation deposits, such as fossil fuels. At least a portion of the fossil fuels recovered may be directly combusted or extracted using the same process used to provide the pure source of co2 without the need to first remove co2, sulfur, other fossil fuels, or other impurities..
8 Rivers Capital, Llc


01/08/15
20150007755 

Biomass-derived grinding aids


Compositions and methods for increasing grinding efficiency of cement, cement clinker, raw materials for cement, and other inorganic particles. Use of biomass-derived polyols such as diols, triols, or mixtures thereof, optionally with a conventional grinding aid, cement quality improver, and/or hexavalent chromium reducer, are believed to provide less risk of sludging when compared to glycerides obtained from fossil fuel sources..

01/01/15
20150005398 

Acid gas management in liquid fuel production process


A process and method for producing liquid fuel product from hydrogen and carbon monoxide containing streams produced by gasifying solid carbonaceous feedstock and steam reforming of light fossil fuels. The gasifier syngas is treated to preferentially remove at least 99% of sulfur containing impurities and less than 50% of the co2 to produce a treated gasifier syngas and a co2 enriched gas.

01/01/15
20150004685 

High efficiency continuous micro algae bioreactor


This process is unique in that it provides a continuous photosynthetic bioreactor for carbon sequestration. An on-site bioreactor directly decreases the concentration of carbon dioxide in the emissions of fossil fuel consuming units.

12/25/14
20140374320 

Method for removing sulfides from a liquid fossil fuel


The desulfurization of fossil fuels is provided by the combination of fossil fuels with an aqueous mixture of ozone or hydrogen peroxide and a tetraoctylphosphonium salt phase transfer catalyst, and the mixture is then subjected to reactive mixing to form oxidize sulfur compounds in the fuel. The polar oxidized sulfones species are removed via another mixing step.

12/25/14
20140373536 

Power generating system and method by combining medium-and-low temperature solar energy with fossil fuel thermochemistry


The present invention provides a power generating system by combining medium-and-low temperature solar energy and fossil fuel with thermochemical process, the system comprising: a material supply device configured to store fossil fuel; a material mixing device configured to mix the fossil fuel with non-reacted reactant; a material metering device configured to control an amount of material fed to a material preheating device in unit time; a material preheating device configured to heat the material; a solar energy absorption and reaction device configured to drive the fossil fuel by using solar thermal energy absorbed to make a decomposition reaction or reforming reaction, through which the solar energy is converted to chemical energy of hydrogen-rich fuel, obtaining solar-energy fuel; a solar energy heat collecting device configured to collect the solar energy with low energy flux density to medium-and-low temperature solar thermal energy with high energy flux density, so as to provide heat to decomposition reaction or reforming reaction; a condenser configured to cool reaction products; a gas-liquid separating device configured to perform gas-liquid separation for the cooled mixture; a fuel bypassing device configured to adjust a proportion of solar-energy fuel for storage to that for generating; a gas storing tank to store solar-energy fuel; a power generating apparatus to burnt the solar-energy fuel to output power. The invention achieves a higher efficiency of usage of solar energy..
Institute Of Engineering Thermophysics,chinese Academy Of Sciences


12/18/14
20140366720 

Method and system for removing carbon dioxide from flue gases


A method and system for removing carbon dioxide from flue gas emitted by a fossil fuel operated power plant. In the method and system, carbon dioxide is removed from the flue gas by an absorption process using a scrubbing liquid.
Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions Gmbh


12/11/14
20140363749 

Method and system for liquid fuel desulphurization for fuel cell application


A method for desulphurization of a liquid fossil fuel to be used in connection with a fuel cell is performed in a system comprising an evaporator unit (1), wherein the liquid fuel is first evaporated, a fixed bed reactor (2) in the form of a gas-phase hydro-desulphurizer, where the fuel is treated with hydrogen at atmospheric pressure over a highly active hydro-cracking (haht) catalyst, whereby sulphur species are converted to h2s, an adsorber (3), where the produced hydrogen sulphide can be adsorbed on a catalytic bed, and a fuel reformer (4), in which the fuel product is converted to syngas to be fed to an sofc system (6). The evaporator unit (1) comprises a liquid spraying device, preferably in the form of a piezoelectric spray nozzle..

12/04/14
20140353064 

Modular exhaust system


A modular exhaust system is disclosed for treating the exhaust from a fossil fuel powered prime mover; the exhaust system includes bricks, inserts placed inside of the bricks and funnels to direct exhaust through various flow paths in order to treat the exhaust.. .

12/04/14
20140352582 

Biomass combustion burner, biomass-mixed fired boiler, and biomass fuel combustion method


The present invention provides a biomass combustion burner applied to a pulverized coal-fired boiler to burn biomass fuel, a biomass-mixed fired boiler that reduces an amount of co2 derived from fossil fuels, and a method for burning biomass fuel using the foregoing. The biomass combustion burner includes a biomass fuel jet nozzle having a fuel jet port that jets biomass fuel conveyed by primary air; a secondary air nozzle having a secondary air jet port that surrounds the fuel jet port; and a tertiary air nozzle having a tertiary air jet port that surrounds the secondary air jet port.

12/04/14
20140352206 

Apparatus and methods for treating solids by electromagnetic radiation


Embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods and apparatus for subjecting coarsely divided solid material, such as solid fossil fuels, to microwave radiation using gravity feed through a chamber and protecting irradiating windows by placement outside the angle of repose.. .

10/02/14
20140291581 

Method and system for production of hydrogen rich gas mixtures


The present invention relates to a process for producing a hydrogen containing gas mixture comprising the following steps: (i) providing a preheated mixture comprising a fossil fuel, preferably methane, and steam, (ii) conducting an adiabatic reaction between the fossil fuel and the steam, in the presence of a catalyst, wherein a first reaction product mixture is formed comprising methane, hydrogen and carbon dioxide, and (iii) conducting an oxygen-assisted reforming reaction in the presence of a catalyst between said first reaction product mixture and an oxygen comprising stream, wherein the oxygen comprising stream comprises at least 40 vol % oxygen, forming a second reaction product mixture comprising hydrogen and carbon monoxide. The invention also relates to a system suitable for hydrogen production from a hydrocarbon feed according to the present invention..

09/18/14
20140273199 

System and producing a consistent quality syngas from diverse waste materials with heat recovery based power generation, and renewable hydrogen co-production


A system and method for converting waste and secondary materials into synthesis gas (syngas) through the use of a molten metal bath gasifier for the initial breakdown of waste feeds and an a/c plasma reactor for complete dissociation of waste feeds into syngas, and an anaerobic digester. The system includes a heat recovery and steam power generation process for the production of electricity.

09/18/14
20140262238 

Enhanced oil production using control of well casing gas pressure


There is provided a system for producing oil from a well bore extending through a fossil fuel reservoir. The system includes a plurality of perforations defined in the casing proximate the fossil fuel reservoir.

09/18/14
20140260803 

Process for producing direct reduced iron (dri) utilizing gases derived from coal


A process for producing direct reduced iron (dri) from iron ores, utilizing a gas produced from fossil fuels, particularly coal, containing sulfur compounds and btx, wherein said gas is heated in a gas heater, preferably of the regenerative type, wherein heat is transferred from a previously-heated solid material to the gas produced from coal. The hot gas is caused to flow through a bed of dri particles, iron oxides or other equivalent material, outside of the reduction reactor, where said material adsorbs sulfur compounds and the btx are destroyed.

08/21/14
20140234737 

Energy source for operating watercraft


An arrangement for charging a substrate reservoir for boats or underwater boats when traveling at the surface, comprising an energy source which is either a propulsion system driven with fossil fuels or a nuclear-powered propulsion system, and a dc current generator operated therewith; a reservoir tank for distilled or deionized water; an electrolyzer for conversion of the water from the reservoir tank with the dc current from the energy source to hydrogen and oxygen; a chemical reactor for production of a high-energy form of the substrate having an extensive π-conjugated system by chemical reaction by means of hydrogen; and a storage means for the high-energy form of the substrate produced in the reactor.. .

08/14/14
20140228523 

Method for preparing furanic copolyamide derived from biomass using solid-state polymerization


Disclosed is a method for preparing a semi-furanic copolyamide containing at least one furanic dicarboxylic acid moiety and at least one aliphatic diamine moiety in the backbone. The method is based on solid-state polymerization.

08/07/14
20140219769 

Method for transporting minerals and fossil fuels from underwater sources


The proposed invention has an advantage of transporting simultaneously different types of extracted materials such as liquid, gaseous or solid to a water surface.. .

08/07/14
20140217745 

Systeme de commande pour regulation multivariable de centrale thermique a flamme


Control system for multivariable regulation of a fossil fuel power station comprising: —a boiler (103) and auxiliaries assembly (102), with a fuel supply (gc), which is the heat source of a circuit for fluid in steam phase over part of said circuit, said steam supplying —a turbine (114) at a pressure (p) and a temperature (t), which is connected to an alternator producing electrical power (w), the supply of steam being determined by the opening (sr) of regulating valves upstream of said turbine (114), the system comprising: —a loop for regulating the steam pressure (p), —a loop for regulating the electrical power (w), with at least one loop based on a power station internal model command, one considering a pure delay τ in a parameter of the internal model, one variable in each loop acting as a disturbing influence in the other.. .

07/31/14
20140209697 

Heat and energy recovery and regeneration assembly, system and method


The exemplary embodiment is directed to a heat and energy recovery assembly, system and method. The heat and energy recovery assembly and system may include an insulated chamber for effectuating heat and energy exchange between a primary heat recovery exchanger and the reaction products of fossil fuel combustion gases, waste products, and air.

07/31/14
20140209271 

Heat and energy recovery and regeneration assembly, system and method


The present invention is directed to a heat and energy recovery assembly, system and method. The heat and energy recovery assembly and system may include an insulated chamber for effectuating heat and energy exchange between a primary heat recovery exchanger and the reaction products of fossil fuel combustion gases, waste products, and air.

07/17/14
20140196370 

Co-fired syngas system


A method of generating a blended syngas as a primary product from renewable feedstock, fossil fuels, or hazardous waste with the use of a gassifier arrangement. The generated syngas is blended with natural gas to form a blended fuel product that is delivered to a manufacturing facility or a natural gas power plant..

07/03/14
20140182576 

System for improved hybridization of thermal solar and biomass and fossil fuel based energy systems


A hybridization system (15) for use in a hybrid energy plant (35, 50, 60, 70) that includes a first thermal energy unit (10) powered by solar energy and a second non-solar thermal energy unit (11) for providing thermal energy to a user (16) via first and second heat transfer fluids (htf) respectively. The hybridization system includes a mixing unit (45) for mixing the thermal energy of the first and second heat transfer fluids either directly or indirectly so as to form a unified heat transfer fluid that is fed to the user.

06/26/14
20140173976 

Pellets and briquets from compacted biomass


Certain disclosed pellets, briquettes, and other compacted products contain multiple components and have a composition tailored to meet specific requirements for a given application. Frequently, at least one of the components is a biomass component.

06/19/14
20140166934 

Inductive bath plasma cupola


A method of generating syngas as a primary product from renewable feedstock, fossil fuels, or hazardous waste with the use of a cupola. The cupola operates selectably on inductive heat alone, chemically assisted heat, or plasma assisted heat.

06/12/14
20140162153 

Fossil fuel power plant with integrated carbon separation facility


As integrated fossil fuel power plant and a method of operating the power plant is provided. The integrated fossil fuel power plant includes a gas turbine arrangement and a carbonate fuel cell having an anode side and a cathode side.

05/29/14
20140148519 

Hybrid plant for liquid fuel production


A hybrid plant and method for producing liquid fuel product from hydrogen and carbon monoxide containing streams produced by gasifying solid carbonaceous feedstock and steam reforming of light fossil fuels. When a gasification unit in the hybrid plant is operating at reduced capacity or is not operational, oxygen that would have been used in the gasification unit is diverted to a light fossil fuel conversion unit containing an autothermal reformer to increase h2-rich syngas flow to a liquid fuel production unit and maintain liquid fuel production at near nameplate capacity..

05/15/14
20140130676 

Ventless tank system


A tank system for capturing fluids from an oil or gas well. The system comprises a series of tanks adapted to step down the temperature and pressure of well products from a fossil fuel well while removing gas products until the liquid products contain less dissolved gas in a tank than they could contain at ambient temperature and pressure.

05/15/14
20140130670 

System and removing carbon dioxide from an atmosphere and global thermostat using the same


A system for removing carbon dioxide from an atmosphere to reduce global warming including an air extraction system that collects carbon dioxide from the atmosphere through a medium and removes carbon dioxide from the medium; a sequestration system that isolates the removed carbon dioxide to a location for at least one of storage and generation of a renewable carbon fuel; and one or more power supplying units that supply heat to the air extraction system to remove the carbon dioxide from the medium, at least one of the one or more power supplying units being a fossil fuel plant.. .

04/24/14
20140109854 

Grain fuel composition


A fuel composition that provides a renewable biofuel energy source for reducing dependence on fossil fuels and improving air quality by reducing the amount of carbon monoxide released into the air during combustion. The fuel composition includes an energy crop comprising of a grain component.

04/17/14
20140103663 

Petroleum-alternative power plant


The present disclosure includes a petroleum-alternative power plant system harvesting wind, solar, and thermal energies. The system may include at least one two-wind-turbine power tower building where the outside surface of the building is divided into a number of sections.

04/10/14
20140096441 

Mitigation of harmful combustion emissions using sorbent containing engineered fuel feed stocks


The invention relates to the use of engineered fuel feedstocks to control the emission of sulfur-based, chlorine-based, nitrogen-based, or mercury-based pollutants, such as so2, so3, h2so4, no, no2, hcl, and hg that are generated during the combustion of fossil fuels, such as coal. Disclosed are novel engineered fuel feedstocks, feedstocks produced by the described processes, methods of making the fuel feedstocks, methods of producing energy from the fuel feedstocks, and methods of generating electricity from the fuel feedstocks..

04/03/14
20140090377 

Nuclear-fossil fueled hybrid power generation system


An electric generating system employing a nuclear reactor to heat feedwater prior to fossil fueled boiler and superheater sections to economically produce electricity with reduced greenhouse gas and other polluting emissions. .

03/20/14
20140080073 

High pressure fossil fuel oxy-combustion system with carbon dioxide capture for interface with an energy conversion system


A combustion system for operational connection to an energy conversion system and a method of providing thermal energy to the energy conversion system. The system comprises a combustor to be oxy-fired at above atmospheric pressure, using solid, liquid or gaseous fuels, with a supply of oxygen and supercritical carbon dioxide.

03/20/14
20140077750 

E cubed program


The program addresses 3 distinct methodologies: energy independence, environmental stewardship and sustainable economic growth. Vertical-axis wind turbines and solar panels will be strategically installed in parking lots and on roofs of commercial and residential structures to generate electricity for immediate and stored use.

03/20/14
20140075944 

Method to maximize energy recovery in waste-to-energy process


In a fossil fuel waste incineration or plasma gasification process, waste heat generated by combustion of waste is captured by a heat transfer fluid and conveyed to an organic rankine cycle (orc) for energy recovery. In the case of a fossil fuel-fired waste incineration system, the heat transfer fluid captures waste heat from a double-walled combustion chamber, a heat exchanger being used to cool the hot process exhaust (gas cooler).

03/13/14
20140073827 

Upgrading of bio-oil using synthesis gas


A method for producing biofuel and other hydrocarbons from bio-oil is disclosed. The method does not require the use of hydrogen derived from fossil fuel..

02/27/14
20140055222 

Ionization by magnetic induction for natural gas


A magnetic ionization device is disclosed that reduces harmful greenhouse gases produced by the incomplete combustion of liquid or gaseous fossil fuels and increases performance efficiency. The magnetic ionization device comprises a pair of brackets secured together around a natural gas line, and at least two permanent rare earth magnet secured to the pair of brackets.

02/27/14
20140054206 

Systems, methods and components for water treatment and remediation


A modularizable system for residential water treatment having a low energy requirement to process water for reuse at the residence which results in a reduction in the amount of fossil fuels required to power large water processing stations and transfer ater from water plants to individual residences is disclosed. The system increases availability of water at the residential level in areas where water is a limited or limiting resource (e.g., in arid climates).

02/20/14
20140047763 

Using fossil fuels to increase biomass-based fuel benefits


In the production of fuel such as ethanol from carbonaceous feed material such as biomass, a stream comprising hydrogen and carbon monoxide is added to the raw gas stream derived from the feed material, and the resulting combined stream is converted into fuel and a gaseous byproduct such as by a fischer-tropsch reaction. The gaseous byproduct may be utilized in the formation of the aforementioned stream comprising hydrogen and carbon monoxide..

02/06/14
20140033605 

Composition to improve oxidation stability of fuel oils


The present invention describes a composition comprising at least one antioxidant and at least one ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer comprising units being derived from at least one alkyl (meth)acrylate having 1 to 30 carbon atoms in the alkyl residue. The composition is useful as cold flow improver and oxidation stabilizer in fossil fuel oil and or biodiesel fuel oil..

01/30/14
20140028090 

Ship


A ship that reduces the total amount of fossil fuels and other energy sources required, thereby saving energy. The ship (1) has a plurality of subsystems (10) constructed by dividing a network of power supply lines (3) and signal lines (4) into groups.

01/23/14
20140020284 

Integrated process for the production of bio-oil from sludge coming from a wastewater purification plant


Integrated process for the production of bio-oil from sludge coming from a wastewater purification plant comprising the following steps: (a) sending wastewater to said purification plant obtaining sludge; (b) subjecting the sludge obtained in said step (a) to liquefaction, obtaining a mixture including an oily phase consisting of bio-oil, a solid phase and an aqueous phase; (c) sending the aqueous phase obtained in said step (b) to said purification plant. The bio-oil (or “bio-crude”) thus obtained can be advantageously used in the production of bio-fuels which can be used as such, or in a mixture with other automotive fuels.

01/02/14
20140001757 

Control power plant


A method of operation of a thermal power plant having an air separation system with a plurality of air storage unit (asu) compressors and a liquid oxygen/liquid air (lox/la) storage facility for oxyfuel firing of fossil fuel and a power plant having a control system to perform the same are described. The method is characterized by the step of controlling the net power output of the plant in response to short term variations in grid demanded net plant output by dynamically adjusting the works power of the asu compressors preferably in conjunction with co-ordinated changes in firing demand.

12/19/13
20130338411 

Liquefaction of carbonaceous material and biomass to produce a synthetic fuel


The present invention relates to production of fuels from carbonaceous material and biomass. In some examples, the carbonaceous material is nonpetroleum fossil fuel or petroleum residuals.

12/05/13
20130320679 

Renewable blended syngas from a plasma-based system


A method and system for cost-effectively converting a feedstock using thermal plasma, or other styles of gassifiers, into an energy transfer system using a blended syngas. The feedstock is any organic material or fossil fuel to generate a syngas.

12/05/13
20130318968 

Plasma feedwater and/or make up water energy transfer system


A method and system for converting a feedstock using thermal plasma or other gassifier, into a feedwater or make up water energy transfer system. Feedstock is any organic material or fossil fuel.

11/28/13
20130312424 

Renewable combined cycle low turbine boost


A method and system for cost effectively converting a feedstock using thermal plasma, or other styles of gassifiers, into to a feedwater energy transfer system. The feedstock can be any organic material, or fossil fuel.

11/14/13
20130300151 

Air foil for vehicles


The invention provides an air foil for vehicles, is a specially designed cover for the backs of pickup trucks and trailers that provides them an aerodynamic quality and provides lift reducing their effective weight as they travel in a forward direction. The invention is a self contained system that reduces energy needed to power a motor vehicle without requiring an excess use of fossil fuels.

11/07/13
20130294992 

Dry scrubber system


An air quality control system (aqcs) useful for processing a gas stream, such as a flue gas stream emitted from a fossil fuel fired boiler, for at least partial removal of acidic and like pollutants therefrom. The air quality control system includes a cds reactor useful using a reducing agent slurry..

11/07/13
20130291769 

Assmelby for fossil fuel distribution


The present invention relates to the field of fossil fuel combustion arrangement. It relates in particular to a fuel distribution assembly for equal and homogenous pulverized fuel distribution in pulverized fuel conduits throughout.



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