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Livorno - Week 47 - Monday 17th November 2014

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1 New Chairman at Netherlands Flame

From the IFRF Office
Contributed by Tomasz Klajny – IFRF Director
Livorno, Monday 17th November 2014

At the last Netherlands Association for Flame Research NVV Members Meeting, which took place on 8th Novembers in Soesterberg, Jeroen van Oijen was accepted as a new NVV chairman.



2 The first announcement and call for papers for 18th IFRF Members’ Conference

From the IFRF office
Contributed by Izabela Reszewicz
Livorno, Monday 17th November 2014

MC18Venue small.jpgWe are pleased to inform you that the next IFRF Members’ Conference No. 18 entitled “Flexible and Clean Fuel Conversion in Industry” will take place on 1st to 3rd June 2015 close to Munich in Germany.

The conference is organized together with Technical University of Munich and will be held at the Kardinal-Döpfner-Haus, the historic monastery in Freising.



3 AFRC 2015 Industrial Combustion Symposium Announced

From the AFRC 2015 General Chairman
Contributed by Jim Seebold
Salt Lake City, Utah, Monday 17th November 2014

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The AFRC 2015 Industrial Combustion Symposium to be held Wednesday-Friday, September 9-11 at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, will afford delegates the opportunity to visit and network with their international colleagues in the historic Fort Douglas Officer’s Club where the AFRC 2015 papers will be presented, in the historic Pierre Lassonde House in which Wednesday evening’s welcome reception will be held and in the University Guest House in which delegates will be housed. 



4 Combustion Industry News

From the IFRF's correspondant in Australia
From the Sydney, Australia
Contributed by Patrick Lavery
Sydney, Friday 14th November 2014

Patrick Lavery pic.jpgCombustion Industry News brings together interesting and important stories about or affecting the combustion industry, and is collated for the IFRF every fortnight by Patrick Lavery. For each news story cited, a link is provided to the original publication. Where news relates to IFRF Member Organisations, the name of the organisation appears in green with a link to the associated profile page on the IFRF website.

If you have a news item to share, please contact Patrick Lavery.

Top Story

-  UN IPCC Climate Change Synthesis Report shows requirement for huge carbon reductions to meet global climate target

Business Trends

-  Coal industry carbon reduction strategy to take two-tier approach
-  Peabody shares rise as Republicans win US midterm elections

Research, Development and Technology

-  US DoE lab develops aqueous carbon capture technology
-  Algae Biomass Organization pushes for CCU to be included as a carbon reduction measure in US EPA rules

Company and Project News

-  Eskom coal silo collapses, puts 1.8 GW of capacity out
-  Enel weighing options to sell Slovenske Elektrarne



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