TITLE

Accelergy Readies Coal-to-Fuel Tech

AUTHOR(S)
Moresco, Justin
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/14/2008, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the announcement made by Accelergy that its technology for turning coal into liquid fuel is ready for commercial application in 2008. Rocco Fiato, vice president for business development, claimed that major energy companies in China, South Africa, and the U.S. plan to build plants using its products. Accelergy said its technology produces lower unit costs and carbon emissions than its competitors.
ACCESSION #
36602993

 

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