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Global Energy Simulation eSummit approaching: You can be there as well - for FREE
15.02.2021.

Global Energy Simulation eSummit approaching: You can be there as well - for FREE

With the support of NRGEvents, global "Energy Simulation Community" comes together online for a unique event! The event is taking place in "Energy Virtual Arena" from March 9th to March 11th, 08.00 - 14.00 EST NY/ 14.00 - 20.00 CET MADRID TIME and SimulateLive has a special free participation code for you.

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Announcing: Global Energy Simulation eSummit
01.02.2021.

Announcing: Global Energy Simulation eSummit

With the support of NRGEvents, global "Energy Simulation Community" comes together online for a unique event! The event is taking place in "Energy Virtual Arena" from March 9th to March 11th, 08.00 - 14.00 EST NY/ 14.00 - 20.00 CET MADRID TIME.

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Do you want to test your skills is operating a distillation column? Take part in AIChE virtual student championship!
05.11.2020.

Do you want to test your skills is operating a distillation column? Take part in AIChE virtual student championship!

ChemE-Sports - Distillation Operations Competition is back for 2020! Take note of Sunday, November 15 8:30AM-12:00PM PST! It's focused on optimization and safety, open to academia and industry, using a simulated distillation column provided by PetroSkills - Simulation Solutions.

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Biogas from Brewery Wastewater Makes Power With a Fuel Cell
14.10.2020.

Biogas from Brewery Wastewater Makes Power With a Fuel Cell

This month, a demonstration project to generate power from fuel cells running on biogas has begun at Asahi Breweries’ Ibaraki Brewery, Tokyo, Japan.

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The Neural Network Unit Operation for DWSIM Released
11.08.2020.

The Neural Network Unit Operation for DWSIM Released

The field of chemical engineering, and engineering in general, is transforming. One of the facts that proves this best is a continuous upgrade and improvement of open source tools that support engineering calculations. DWSIM is one of the great examples of that change.

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Turning Carbon Dioxide into Liquid Fuel
07.08.2020.

Turning Carbon Dioxide into Liquid Fuel

A research team, led by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory in collaboration with Northern Illinois University, has discovered a new electrocatalyst that converts carbon dioxide (CO2) and water into ethanol with very high energy efficiency, high selectivity for the desired final product and low cost. 

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EU calls for proposals for 1bn euro for clean technology fund
15.07.2020.

EU calls for proposals for 1bn euro for clean technology fund

THE EU Commission has launched a call for proposals for its €1bn (US$1.1bn) Innovation Fund for large-scale low-carbon technologies, including energy storage and carbon capture.

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Recently Published Books for Chemical Process Industries
08.07.2020.

Recently Published Books for Chemical Process Industries

Find out what are recently published books that may be of interest to chemical process industries professionals.

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Producing Hydrogen from Biomass by Electrolysis
02.07.2020.

Producing Hydrogen from Biomass by Electrolysis

A new electrochemical system that uses biomass-derived lignin to produce hydrogen has been developed by a team from the School of Energy and Chemical Engineering at the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology.

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Enzymatic Conversion of Waste Algae into Specialty Chemicals
01.07.2020.

Enzymatic Conversion of Waste Algae into Specialty Chemicals

Waste algae from municipal wastewater-treatment plants is typically sent to landfills, but a new process offered by Gen3Bio, Inc. aims to convert it into specialty chemicals using a proprietary blend of enzymes to break open — but not digest — the microalgae.

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