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Industrial Info Resources

November 07, 2014 06:00 ET

Top Industrial Market News Stories for the First Week of November 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Nov 7, 2014) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com.

Biomass-to-Sugar Plant is Possible Game Changer for Sugar, Paper Industries
Virdia, which recently was acquired by Stora Enso, has announced plans to build a $43 million pilot facility in Raceland, Louisiana. The plant will use patented technology to convert cellulose in biomass into a high-purity, five-carbon sugar called xylose. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

U.S. LNG Investment Outpaces Canada's Top Players
While the U.S. Gulf Coast region has the most planned LNG facilities, as well as some already under construction, Canada's projects seem to have lost their steam. Industrial Info is tracking 32 active LNG projects in Canada, with a total investment value of $90 billion. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

First Floating Nuclear Power Plant in 2016
The world's first floating nuclear power plant is on schedule to be delivered to Russian operator Rosenergoatom by September 2016. Construction is valued at almost $300 million. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

Oil Prices Not a Near-Term Concern for Project Spending
Crude oil prices have tumbled over the past few months. The question looms: "How low is too low?" Check out the latest edition of Industrial Info's NavigatIIR online newsletter to learn more about the anticipated results of falling oil prices, as well as the latest industrial spending trends for the U.S., Canada and Mexico. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

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