Purification of Biogas for Fuel Cells

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N00014-12-M-0028
Agency Tracking Number: N112-160-0804
Amount: $79,825.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2012
Solicitation Year: 2011
Solicitation Topic Code: N112-160
Solicitation Number: 2011.2
Small Business Information
Altex Technologies Corporation
244 Sobrante Way, Sunnyvale, CA, 94086-4087
DUNS: 183365410
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Ken Lux
 Lead Materials Engineer
 (408) 328-8306
Business Contact
 Mehdi Namazian
Title: Vice President
Phone: (408) 328-8303
Email: mehdi@altextech.com
Research Institution
Altex Technologies and the Pennsylvania State University propose the BioPure-FC biogas purification system, which is designed to purify biogas from landiflls and wastewater-treatement plants to levels compatible with fuel-cell systems. PSU's novel sorbents combined with Altex's system-development expertise will enable the BioPure-FC system to reduce global warming potential and save fuel.

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