NEW ACTS FOR AUSTRALIAN OFF SHORE OIL & GAS

AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENT REGULATIONS ON OFF SHORE OIL & GAS Friday 27 May 201 Changes to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act — New Inquiry — The House of Representatives Agriculture, Resources, Fisheries and Forestry Committee will examine five bills introduced to the House on 25 May 2011 by the Hon Martin Ferguson AM […]

ENERGY EFFICIENT CARBON FIBRE ELECTRIC MOTORBIKE

Brammo Empulse motorbike employs carbon prepreg to reduce weight 23 May 2011 This year’s lower weight Brammo Empulse electric racing motorbike features structural components made from Amber Composites carbon fibre prepreg. Manufactured by Oregon-based electric vehicle company Brammo Inc, the Empulse sports some design improvements this year, including a new seat assembly and tank made […]

GREEN CARS & HIGHER HOME PRICES.DOES THAT MAKE SENSE??

Could green cars drive up home prices? May 17, 2011 Home prices on busy suburban roads could benefit from new quiet electric cars.  There’s plenty of things that affect house prices. Falling consumer sentiment, rising interest rates and natural disasters, none of which help prices to grow. The economy, which is looking up. And migration […]

WORLD EVENTS,FAIRS,EXPOS & SHOWS FOR WASTE/ENERGY

POWER-GEN India & Central Asia May 5-7,2011 New Delhi , India http://power-genindia.com POWER-GEN Europe June 7-9,2011 Milan , Italy http://www.powergeneurope.com ISRI Annual Convention and Exposition 2011 Location: Los Angeles, CA , US May 05, 2011 – May 09, 2011 Waste Expo 2011 Location: Dallas, TX , US May 10, 2011 – May 12, 2011 Waste […]

AWARDS FOR WASTE MANAGEMENT AFRICAN COMPANIES

African Waste Entrepreneurs Scoop Numerous SEED Awards The Shea Economic Empowerment Program in Ghana is among this year’s SEED Award winners. The organisation aims to improve the livelihoods of shea nut producers through training and access to technology 19 April 2011 A Symposium focused on the policies needed to accelerate the transition to a ‘Green […]

WASTE & BIOFUEL MARRIAGE FOR THE FUTURE

Waste the Answer to Biofuel’s Ethical Dilemma Say Researchers 14 April 2011 Second generation biofuels that use waste as a feedstocks could be the answer to ‘unethical practices’ that are encouraged by current policies on biofuels, according a report by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics. The UK based Nuffield Council on Bioethics examines ethical issues […]