AuraSource Advances Its International Patent Application Portfolio for Its AuraCoal Technology | 2011-04-13
CHANDLER, AZ - AuraSource, Inc. (OTCBB: ARAO), a developer of hydrocarbon clean fuel technology, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, AuraSource Qinzhou Co., Ltd., has advanced its patent applications from provisional to international patent applications (PCT) for four of its previous patent applications filed with the State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China. All major industrialized countries are members of PCT.
The applications relate to a preparation method for ultra-fine coal-water slurry product, a centrifugal jig device, a slurry particles ultra-fine grinding device, and a centrifugal separation device. These technologies are at the core of AuraSources' system for ultra-fine particle separation. Specifically, they will be utilized for industrial applications for clean coal preparation, low-ranking coal upgrading, low-ranking coal based syngas production, direct-reduced iron-making and mineral elements separation.
Philip Liu, AuraSource's CEO, stated, "We intend to develop our technology portfolio for ultra-fine material processing which will be used in a multitude of industrial applications. Furthermore, we will establish demonstration sites based on each application through licensing or joint ventures."
AuraSource, Inc. is focused on the development and production of environmentally friendly and cost effective industrial energy sources and feedstock used for industrial applications. AuraSource's core technology includes ultrafine grinding and impurities removal processes. Initial industrial applications of AuraSource technology are ultra-fine coal water mixture for heavy oil substitution, and low grade iron ore fine and slimes beneficiation.
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