Article - 25 Sep 2014
Over 100 heads of state, including Barack Obama and David Cameron, met at the United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York on 23rd September 2014 for a day that could prove to be the turning point for...
Article - 17 Dec 2013
In this interview, Juuso Konttinen, Vice President, Biochemicals, UPM, talks to AZoCleantech about renewable biomaterials for the automotive industry.
Article - 30 Nov 2013
Climate change, in particular climate warming trends over the past century, is a global problem which 97% of climate scientists agree is likely due to human activities (NASA). To address this serious...
Article - 24 May 2013
Biobutanol is a four-carbon alcohol produced by the fermentation of biomass. It has a long hydrocarbon chain which renders it non-polar.
Article - 22 May 2013
Biofuels are liquid or gaseous fuels that are produced from biodegradable fractions of products, remains from agricultural production and forestry as well as biodegradable fractions of industrial and...
Article - 11 Mar 2013
Clean technology is any product or service that harnesses renewable materials and energy sources, eliminates emissions and wastes, reduces the use of natural resources, and enhances the productivity,...
Article - 6 Mar 2013
The Fischer-Tropsch (FT) process, originally developed by Franz Fischer and Hans Tropsch in early 1920s, is a series of chemical reactions that involve the conversion of hydrogen and carbon monoxide...
Article - 19 Feb 2013
Rob Nolan, Manager, Investment Attraction for the Regional Municipality of Durham, Ontario, Canada and the Chair of the Ontario Clean Technology Alliance talks AZoCleantech about Smart Grid...
Article - 25 Jan 2013
Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) released by pesticides can cause adverse health and environmental effects when they exceed a specific concentration level.
Article - 18 Jan 2013
Dr Stuart Wagland, Lecturer in Renewable Energy from Waste in the Department of Environmental Science and Technology at Cranfield University, talks AZoCleantech about collecting renewable energy from...