19 September 2014

Airline to turn tobacco into sustainable jet fuel

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For two years, Italy-based industrial research and development company Sunchem have been working on producing jet fuel using a tobacco crop project in Marble […]


19 September 2014

Company develops packaged power boiler

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Cape Town-based industrial boilers designer and manufacturer John Thompson developed the MicroGen watertube boiler – launched this year – to cater for increasing demand […]


19 September 2014

Consortium to lead soybean production in the Eastern Cape by 2016

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Development financier the Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) signed a cooperation agreement with Argentina-based consortium A&G International in July, which will lead to the […]


19 September 2014

South African biofuels industry slowly growing

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Although a fledgling industry, biofuels in South Africa looks promising, owing to the high volumes of waste being produced that need to be managed […]