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Improvements to On-Farm Energy Efficiency: Examples from the Midwest

Friday, October 26, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay, Chad Martin

Presenter Chad Martin from Purdue University speaks on Improvements to On-Farm Energy Efficiency. Chad is the Renewable Energy Extension Specialist for Purdue and has worked on many projects related to on-farm energy efficiency and renewable energy. Web Seminar Series...

Ethanol Update “The Present and Future of Biofuels”

Friday, July 27, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay

PRESENTER: Todd Sneller, Administrator for the Nebraska Ethanol Board While we wait for a renewable transportation fuel made from cellulosic biomass the ethanol industry has built over 200 facilities which look to produce over 14 billion gallons of ethanol in 2012. This...

Community Renewable Energy Deployment Success Stories: Landfill Gas-to-Energy Webinar

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 3:00 pm EDT

Register ahead for this webinar hosted by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Presenters: Dean Olson, Director of the Will County, Illinois, Land Use Department’s Resource Recovery and Energy Division Paul Pabor, Vice President of Renewable Energy at Waste Management Brent...

Bioenergy Fridays: Torrefaction

Friday, June 29, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay, Ed Brokesh

This is the 6th event of the Bioenergy Fridays Webinar Series, hosted by Ed Brokesh, Kansas State University Extension, Dept of Biological and Agricultural Engineering and the eXtension Farm Energy Community of Practice. Description: The torrefaction process is a...

Bioenergy Fridays:Thermochemical Conversion of Biomass to Fuel

Friday, May 25, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay

Presenter Dr. Robert Brown has published two textbooks on conversion of biomass to fuel. His expertise in conversion helped form the Bioeconomy Institute at Iowa State University. He will discuss the opportunities and challenges of biomass conversion. This is a CenUSA event...

Bioenergy Fridays: Biomass for Commercial Heating

Friday, April 27, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay, Ed Brokesh

Presented by Alternative Energy Solutions International – Wichita KS. This is the 4th event of the Bioenergy Fridays Webinar Series, hosted by John Hay, University of Nebraska and eXtension Farm Energy Community of Practice.

Biodiesel 2012 State of the Industry, the Renewable Fuel Standard 2, and Maintaining Fuel Quality in the Supply Chain from Production through Distribution

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Richard Nelson

The National Biodiesel Board will provide market and technical information on basic aspects of biodiesel as a blend stock for all diesel fuel market sectors.... information to Cooperative Extension concerning • Biodiesel Myths and Facts • Accepted biodiesel definition by the...

Biodiesel 2012 State of the Industry, the Renewable Fuel Standard 2, and Maintaining Fuel Quality in the Supply Chain from Production through Distribution

Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Richard Nelson

The National Biodiesel Board will provide market and technical information on basic aspects of biodiesel as a blend stock for all diesel fuel market sectors.... information to Cooperative Extension concerning • Biodiesel Myths and Facts • Accepted biodiesel definition by the...

Modern Solar Photovoltaic Technology

Friday, February 24, 2012 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by F. John Hay

The second web seminar in the 2012 Bioenergy Fridays series will present existing and future solar PV technology, providing an overview of the inner workings of solar cells, discuss several common types of solar cell (photovoltaic) systems, and provide a look at new...

Irrigation Efficiency - Pipeline Distribution Systems

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Bill Kranz

This 1+ hour webinar will evaluate irrigation pipeline designs to assess the energy required and the long term economics of different pipeline sizes. IRRIGATION and ENERGY EFFICIENCY SERIES Delivery of irrigation water through on farm irrigation systems from ground or surface...

Irrigation Scheduling

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Bill Kranz

This 1+ hour webinar will discuss how to reduce energy use through implementing irrigation scheduling tools and evaluating water application efficiency. IRRIGATION and ENERGY EFFICIENCY SERIES - William Kranz Delivery of irrigation water through on farm irrigation systems...

Irrigation Efficiency - Pumping Plants

Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Bill Kranz

This 1+ hour webinar will discuss pumping plant performance determination based on in-depth field testing and using long term energy use records from the producer. IRRIGATION and ENERGY EFFICIENCY SERIES Delivery of irrigation water through on farm irrigation systems from...