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new patent Increasing efficiency in an lng production system by pre-cooling a natural gas feed stream
Described herein are systems and processes to produce liquefied natural gas (lng) using liquefied nitrogen (lin) as the refrigerant. greenhouse gas contaminants are removed from the lin using a greenhouse gas removal unit.

new patent Liquefied natural gas production system and method with greenhouse gas removal
Described herein are systems and processes to produce liquefied natural gas (lng) using liquefied nitrogen (lin) as the refrigerant. greenhouse gas contaminants are removed from the lin using a greenhouse gas removal unit..

Methods for reducing greenhouse emissions from animal manure
Greenhouse gases are lowered in treatment of animal manure from a cafo by eliminating or reducing anaerobic digestion. The manure product is admixed with drying agents and is suitable for use as fertilizer or fuel while severely curtailing odor at the same time..
Rcra Clean Energy Solutions, Inc.


Network for measuring greenhouse gases in the atmosphere
Methods and apparatuses, including computer program products, are described for measuring greenhouse gas. A calibration device receives a first sample of atmospheric gas from a first port exposed to the earth's atmosphere.
The Regents Of The University Of California


Method and system of treating biomass wastes by biochemistry-thermochemistry multi-point interconnection
The present invention discloses a method and a system of treating biomass wastes by biochemistry-thermochemistry multi-point interconnection. The present invention applies solid, gas and liquid products of the thermochemical treatment subsystem to the biochemical treatment subsystem and applies heat produced by the biochemical treatment subsystem to the thermochemical treatment subsystem, forming multi-point and two-way interconnection between the biochemical treatment subsystem and the thermochemical treatment subsystem, thereby increasing the yield and stability of energy gas of the biochemical treatment subsystem and reducing pollution and energy consumption of the thermochemical treatment subsystem respectively.
Tongji University


Online solar marketplace providing carbon reduction incentives and tracking
Computer-implemented systems and methods are disclosed for facilitating generation of carbon credits to offset greenhouse gas emissions. In an embodiment, carbon emissions reduction targets for a defined time period are first received from a sponsor.
Geostellar, Inc.


Method to improve the efficiency of removal of liquid water from solid bulk fuel materials
The invention provides methods to efficiently reduce the water concentration of raw solid fuels, including low rank coals such as brown coal, lignite, subbituminous coal, and other carbonaceous solids. Efficiently drying these materials at low temperatures significantly reduces greenhouse gas emissions and allows the production of low-rank coals for gasification and liquefaction..
Gtl Energy Holdings Pty Limited


Copper complex for capturing carbon dioxide
A composition and method are disclosed for capturing co2. A pollutant/greenhouse gas can be converted into a valuable organic compound using a nontoxic reducing agent.

Pipeline arrangement for utilizing a gas comprising biomethane
Embodiments of the invention provide a process in which a gas comprising biomethane having a heating value of less than about 925 btu/cubic foot is introduced to a pipeline system that is connected to at least one source of natural gas having a heating value of at least about 950 btu/cubic foot. The gas comprising biomethane combines with natural gas in the pipeline system to produce a mixed gas having a heating value below about 925 btu/cubic foot.
Iogen Corporation


Pipeline arrangement for utilizing a gas comprising biomethane
Embodiments of the invention provide a process in which a gas comprising biomethane having a heating value of less than about 925 btu/cubic foot is introduced to a pipeline system that is connected to at least one source of natural gas having a heating value of at least about 950 btu/cubic foot. The gas comprising biomethane combines with natural gas in the pipeline system to produce a mixed gas having a heating value below about 925 btu/cubic foot.
Iogen Corporation


Reduction of n2o in the exhaust gas of lean-burn petrol engines

The present invention relates to the use of different regeneration strategies for nitrogen oxide storage catalysts (nox storage catalyst, lnt or nsc), depending on the exhaust gas temperatures, to reduce in the total exhaust gas the greenhouse gas n2o (nitrous oxide) that is produced as a secondary emission during the regeneration of the storage catalyst. If the exhaust gas temperature is below 275° c.-290° c., regeneration takes place using a strategy with short pulses of around 2 seconds and λ lambda 0.95 rich..
Umicore Ag & Co. Kg

Process and converting greenhouse gases into synthetic fuels

Embodiments of the present invention are directed to apparatus and methods for converting carbon dioxide and/or methane into higher alkanes and hydrogen gas in a single reaction chamber using a catalyst and microwave radiation.. .
Ecokap Technologies Llc

Method for preparing levulinic acid using solid acid catalyst in presence of ethylene glycol-based compound solvent derived from biomass

Provided is a method for preparing levulinic acid using a solid acid catalyst in the presence of an ethylene glycol-based compound. The levulinic acid according to the present invention can be prepared by using a linear or cyclic ethylene glycol-based compound as a solvent and preparing the levulinic acid from fructose in the presence of the solid acid catalyst at a reaction temperature of 100 to 200° c., thereby reducing the dependency on petroleum in response to greenhouse gas emission regulations.
Korea Institute Of Industrial Technology

Energy builder (eb) application software

This invention is a unique software application that manages production for the upstream oil and gas energy industry. It aids business personnel to track their business processes of managing production, greenhouse gas emission, product delivery, and commercial of oil and gas, in order to maximize the assets value and to properly and safely manage the associated resources.

Method for preparing 5-hydroxymethyl-2-furfural using acid catalyst in presence of ethylene glycol-based compound solvent derived from biomass

Provided is a method for preparing 5-hydroxymethyl-2-furfural using an acid catalyst in the presence of an ethylene glycol-based solvent. The method for preparing the 5-hydroxymethyl-2-furfural involves using a linear or cyclic ethylene glycol-based compound as a solvent and producing the 5-hydroxymethyl-2-furfural from fructose, in the presence of the acid catalyst, thereby reducing the dependency on petroleum in response to greenhouse gas emission regulations.
Korea Institute Of Industrial Technology

System and determining energy and ghg apportionment

System and methods for appointing energy and environmental costs to provide separate billing statements for operation of business and/or healthcare related equipment is disclosed. The method determining a cost associated with a total amount of energy consumed and a cost for operation of selected equipment with regard to usage and demand.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

Energy-efficient and environmentally advanced configurations for naptha hydrotreating process

Systems and methods of hydrotreating different naphtha feed stocks destined for a refining reforming unit and other applications with less energy consumption than conventionally possible, while producing less greenhouse gas emissions, and/or using a lesser number of heaters and correspondingly less capital investment in such heaters, air coolers, and water coolers, are provided. According to the more examples of such systems and methods, such reductions are accomplished by directly integrating a naphtha stripping process section with a naphtha splitting process section.
Saudi Arabian Oil Company

Energy-efficient and environmentally advanced configurations for naphtha hydrotreating process

Systems and methods of hydrotreating different naphtha feed stocks destined for a refining reforming unit and other applications with less energy consumption than conventionally possible, while producing less greenhouse gas emissions, and/or using a lesser number of heaters and correspondingly less capital investment in such heaters, air coolers, and water coolers, are provided. According to the more examples of such systems and methods, such reductions are accomplished by directly integrating a naphtha stripping process section with a naphtha splitting process section.
Saudi Arabian Oil Company

Revolving 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.

Method to improve the efficiency of removal of liquid water from solid bulk fuel materials

The invention provides methods to efficiently reduce the water concentration of raw solid fuels, including low rank coals such as brown coal, lignite, subbituminous coal, and other carbonaceous solids. Efficiently drying these materials at low temperatures significantly reduces greenhouse gas emissions and allows the production of low-rank coals for gasification and liquifaction..

Method to improve the efficiency of removal of liquid water from solid bulk fuel materials

The invention provides methods to efficiently reduce the water concentration of raw solid fuels, including low rank coals such as brown coal, lignite, subbituminous coal, and other carbonaceous solids. Efficiently drying these materials at low temperatures significantly reduces greenhouse gas emissions and allows the production of low-rank coals for gasification and liquifaction..
Gtl Energy Holdings Pty Limited

Microbial material for reducing soil/water quality contamination, restricting warming gas generation, and improving plant function, and manufacturing fermentation product

Provided are a functional microbial material and a method for producing a fermentation product, wherein the functional microbial material and the fermentation product are environment-friendly and improve the quality of crops. The present invention relates to a microbial material and a method for producing a fermentation product wherein the microbial material and the fermentation product are obtained by fermentation of a fermentation raw material including a plant-derived raw material and an animal-derived raw material using a population of microorganisms including a plurality of species of thermophilic microorganisms, and lead to a remedy for soil and water pollution and to the inhibition of greenhouse gas generation, as well as contribute to improvements in the functionality of plants, particularly the expression of genes involved in biophylaxis and resistant to high-temperature disorder, and an increase in antioxidant components.
Keiyo Plant Engineering Co., Ltd.

Process for the synthesis of graphene and graphene derivatives from greenhouse gases and other carbonaceous waste products

Methods and processes are disclosed that utilize carbonates produced as a result of the conversion of carbon dioxide that are heated under conditions inhibiting complete combustion to produce vapors promoting polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon formation in the formation of graphene, graphene derivatives and other useful nanoparticles as desired. In some embodiments, the waste gasses and streams from processes of extracting or processing carbonaceous materials are collected and refluxed with at least one solvent to promote polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon formation under conditions that inhibit complete combustion of the carbonaceous material can be used in the production of graphene, graphene derivatives and other useful nanoparticles.
Peerless Worldwide, Llc

Iron powder production via flow electrolysis

The iron and steel industry has a history of environmental consciousness, and efforts are continually made to reduce energy consumption and co2 emissions. However, the carbothermic process has approached limits on the further reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, and only marginal improvements can be expected.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Method and producing biochar

It is known to produce biochar from wood by the use of ring kilns and the like. However, they are inefficient and release ‘greenhouse gases’ to the atmosphere.
Carbon Gold Limited

Data processing of carbon offsets for entities

Disclosed are various embodiments for performing data processing to identify an entity to offset carbon credits. A geolocation of a client device performing a transaction where an item is purchased is determined.
Greenprint Llc

Molten air rechargeable batteries

The present disclosure relates to rechargeable electrochemical battery cells (molten air batteries). The cells use air and a molten electrolyte, are quasi-reversible (rechargeable) and have the capacity for multiple electrons stored per molecule and have high intrinsic electric energy storage capacities.
The George Washington University

Process for the preparation of ni-cemgal2o4 catalyst for dry reforming of methane with carbon dioxide

The present invention provides a process and catalyst system for the production of synthesis gas (a mixture of co and h2) from greenhouse gases like methane and carbon di oxide. The process provide a single step selective reforming of methane with carbon dioxide to produce synthesis gas over ce—ni—mgal2o4 catalyst prepared by using combination of two methods evaporation induced self-assembly and organic matrix combustion method.
Council Of Scientific And Industrial Research

Kinetic energy system utilizing multi-size multi-use high speed rotating flywheel

Processes used in the past were hazardous due to the material with which they were constructed, the design, and the location of the flywheel used on the device. In addition, the energy was inefficiently drawn from the flywheel which caused them to be replaced by fuel driven engines which emitted co/2 and other greenhouse gases.

Communication system, image forming apparatus, and communication method

A communication system is provided. In a communication system, when consumables mounted on an image forming apparatus main body are determined as greenhouse gas emission right-granted consumables by a computation unit, an image forming apparatus acquires contribution content information regarding greenhouse gas reduction corresponding to emission right allowance information recorded in a recording unit of the consumables from a connection unit and displays the acquired contribution content information on a display unit..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Point-of-sale vehicle parameter configuration

A computing device (e.g., a server computer hosted by a vehicle manufacturer or retailer) receives vehicle configuration information obtained via a user interface of a user device. The vehicle configuration information includes one or more user-adjustable settings.
Paccar Inc

Foam sheet using polylactic acid having extended chain and preparing the same

Disclosed is a foam sheet using polylactic acid, which provides the advantages of energy reduction and greenhouse gas reduction, and does not emit toxic substances such as toxic gas or endocrine-disrupting chemicals. The foam sheet, according to the present invention, comprises at least one resin layer comprising a biodegradable resin composition including the polylactic acid having an extended chain, a plasticizer, and a foaming agent, and thus provides the advantages of superior processing properties, superior water resistance after processing, energy reduction and greenhouse gas reduction, and of not emitting toxic substances such as toxic gas or endocrine-disrupting chemicals..
Lg Hausys, Ltd.

System and translating data from data-driven engineering drawings to determine regulatory applicability

A system and method for performing environmental, health, and safety regulation compliance assessments, recordkeeping, and reporting from “data-driven” engineering drawings (i.e., intelligent p&id/pfd systems). Eh&s regulations include but are not limited to usepa clean air act regulations, such as leak detection and repair (ldar), benzene waste operations neshap (bwon), and the greenhouse gas mandatory reporting rule (ghg mrr), as well as regulations administered by osha, such as process safety management (psm).
Environmental Intellect, Llc

Short-wave infrared super-continuum laers for natural gas leak detection, exploration, and other active remote sensing applications

A system and method for using near-infrared or short-wave infrared (swir) light sources between approximately 1.4-1.8 microns, 2-2.5 microns, 1.4-2.4 microns, 1-1.8 microns for active remote sensing or hyper-spectral imaging for detection of natural gas leaks or exploration sense the presence of hydro-carbon gases such as methane and ethane. Most hydro-carbons (gases, liquids and solids) exhibit spectral features in the swir, which may also coincide with atmospheric transmission windows (e.g., approximately 1.4-1.8 microns or 2-2.5 microns).
Omni Medsci, Inc.

Method to improve the efficiency of removal of liquid water from solid bulk fuel materials

The invention provides methods to efficiently reduce the water concentration of raw solid fuels, including low rank coals such as brown coal, lignite, subbituminous coal, and other carbonaceous solids. Efficiently drying these materials at low temperatures significantly reduces greenhouse gas emissions and allows the production of low-rank coals for gasification and liquifaction..

Method and device for determining greenhouse gas, in particular methane, emitted by a ruminant, in particular a diary animal

A method and a device for determining the emission of greenhouse gas, in particular methane, by ruminants, in particular dairy animals includes counting eructations (“belches”) of the animal. This is done by measuring a signal linked to the eructations, for example sound with a microphone.

Method and use of organic and mineral admixtures for emi and radioisotope shielding of air filtration media and building materials, for absorption of airborne particulates and for climate change mitigation

The invention of high efficient multipurpose air filtration media for absorption of greenhouse gases such as co2 for climate change mitigation (lessening the severity of global warming) and absorption of airborne particulates (pm 0.5 μ-2.5 μ) and the electromagnetic and radioactive isotope shielding of building materials such as wall liners and wall coverings and reflective ceiling insulation using an absorbent organic admixture composed of a polysaccharide such as hydroxypropylcellulose, a synergistic monosaccharide such as ethoxylated methylglucoside and de-ionized water and mineral additives such as tio2, zeolites (heu & ca-a(5a)) and boehmites (curie formula) is disclosed.. .

Flue gas recirculation combustion systems

A method and system for improving high excess air combustion system efficiency, including induration furnaces, using a re-routing of flue gas within the system by gas recirculation. Flue gas is drawn from hot system zones including zones near the stack, for re-introduction into the process whereby the heat recovery partially replaces fuel input.
Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of Canada As Represented By The Minister Of Natural Resources

System to dry, condense and sterilize waste materials for reuse

A waste processing system to dry, condense and sterilize waste materials to a final product for reuse enhances efficiency while eliminating greenhouse gas emissions. The system includes a mixing chamber with blades to shred the waste materials, a pressurized chamber operably connected to the mixing chamber and including a heating ducting operated by a control system, the control system able to heat the waste materials received by the pressurized chamber from the mixing chamber to a temperature within a predetermined temperature range for a time period to eliminate moisture from the waste materials, and an auger housed within the pressurized chamber and operably connected to an auger motor.

Method for reducing alumina or magnesia by utilizing supersonic gas flow

An alumina- or magnesia-reducing process in which a greenhouse gas or substance harmful to the human body is not emitted, which can achieve improved energy efficiency in comparison with the hall-heroult or pidgeon methods. The process includes: introducing an alumina or magnesia powder with a carrier gas to the upstream side of a throat provided on a reducing unit; pressure-transferring the powder and carrier gas to the throat by an operative gas introduced to the upstream side of the throat; irradiating the throat with a laser beam to convert the alumina or magnesia into a plasma state and dissociate the alumina or magnesia thermally; jetting the thermally dissociated product through a nozzle provided on the downstream side of the throat at a supersonic speed to form a frozen flow; and isolating aluminum or magnesium.
Tokyo Metropolitan University, Municipal University Corporartion

Methods and treating fluorinated greenhouse gases in gas streams

A method for removing fluorinated greenhouse gas from a gas stream comprises reacting at least one fluorinated greenhouse gas in a gas stream with at least one of a silane-based and a borane-based compound to provide an abated gas stream. An apparatus for removing fluorinated greenhouse gases from a gas stream comprises a fluorinated gas decomposer unit configured to decompose fluorinated greenhouse gases in a gas stream.
Micron Technology, Inc.

Vehicle diagnosis system and method

A vehicle diagnosis system includes an abnormality determiner for determining whether a vehicle having an abnormality regarding a temporal engine stop function or a power regeneration function is caused in a mode that cancels a greenhouse gas reduction effect of the engine. When an abnormality that cancels, due to disablement of the temporal engine stop function or the power regeneration function, such an abnormality is quickly notified to a driver of the vehicle by the vehicle diagnosis system so that the abnormality is quickly fixed..
Denso Corporation

Systems and methods for greenhouse gas reduction and condensate treatment

Systems and methods are provided for controlling vapor recovery in a pressurized system. A first vessel is configured to receive gas or condensate from a station at a first pressure, the first vessel including a first output for outputting vapor to a liquid cooled compressor.

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.

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

Process and system for converting waste to energy without burning

This invention relates to a power recovery process in waste steam/co2 reformers whereby a waste stream can be made to release energy without having to burn the waste or the syngas. This invention does not make use of fuel cells as its critical component but makes use of highly exothermic chemical reactors using syngas to produce large amounts of heat, such as fischer-tropsch.
Intellergy, Inc.

Nitrogen-fixing bacterial inoculant for improvement of crop productivity and reduction of nitrous oxide emission

The present invention relates to methods of reducing chemical fertilizer usage and greenhouse gas nitrous oxide emission and to methods of improving plant growth rate and seed productivity in agriculture through the application of a novel artificially manufactured formula containing a nitrogen-fixing bacterium that efficiently colonizes non-legume plants in aerial parts and the root system. The bacteria inocula and methods are particularly suitable for plants in the genera jatropha, sorghum, gossypium, elaeis, ricinus, oryza and manihot..
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited

Environmentally-friendly board using polylactic acid and wood fiber, and preparing same

Disclosed are an environmentally-friendly board, which provides the advantages of energy reduction and greenhouse gas reduction and does not emit toxic substances such as toxic gas or endocrine-disrupting chemicals, and a method for preparing same. The environmentally-friendly board, according to the present invention, comprises a biodegradable resin composition including a polylactic acid resin, a crosslinking agent, and wood fiber, and thus provides the advantages of not emitting toxic substances such as toxic gas or endocrine-disrupting chemicals, securing water resistance of a product by pla crosslinking, and not sticking to a processing tool when heat is applied during processing..
Lg Hausys, Ltd.

Flow boulevard; continuous flowing traffic on interrupted urban streets

The flow boulevard concepts provide a system of transportation improvement for urban and suburban existing development and or new development. The system provides the optimization of vehicular capacity and level of service for at grade interrupted flow facilities without the widening of streets.

Methods of filtering multiple contaminants, mitigating contaminant formation, and recycling greenhouse gases using a humic and fulvic reagent

A highy alkalized humic and fulvic filter reagent for the removal of multiple contaminants from a gas is provided. The contaminants removed from the gas stream may include, but are not limited to, carbon dioxide, sulfur oxide, nitrogen oxides, hydrogen sulfides, radionuclides, mercaptans, ammonia, toxic metals, particulates, volatile vapors, and organics.
Arctech, Inc.



Greenhouse Gas topics:
  • Greenhouse Gas
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Computer Readable
  • Combustion
  • Allocation
  • Combined Heat And Power
  • Cooling Agent
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Heat Exchanger
  • Long Chain
  • Accelerator
  • Hydrocarbon
  • Computer Program
  • Distributed
  • Obstruction


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