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Press

January 2012 -- The positioning of the IYQ Upgrading technology is discussed in this article appearing in Alberta Oil magazine.
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October 2011 -- The Alberta Science and Technology (ASTech) Leadership Foundation was created to celebrate and promote the achievements of Alberta’s scientific and technological communities. ASTech is the premiere organization in Alberta that works to generate widespread public awareness for these worthy achievements in science and technology. In 2011 Wayne Brown, CTO of ETX Systems, was awarded the Innovation in Oilsands Research prize.
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January 20, 2009 -- ETX Systems and the IYQ Upgrading technology featured in a video describing the Alberta Energy Research Institute (AERI) initiative to support upgrading solutions for Alberta.
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December 2008 -- Article publishedin the December 2008 issue of New Technology Magazine. The content focuses on the challenges facing development of the oilsands, and the role that IYQ Upgrading and other enabling technologies may play in addressing them.
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November 2007 -- Article published in the November issue of the Oilsands Review, focused on field upgrading.  The article compares the IYQ Upgrading process with those of Ivanhoe and Genoil.
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August 2007 -- Article published in the August issue of the Oilsands Review, focused on field upgrading.  The article focuses on Ivanhoe's HTL process, the Genoil process, and ETX Upgrading.  Note that the yield of 79% assigned to the IYQ Upgrader is misleading, as it is quoted on a mass basis, whereas the liquid yields associated with the other technologies are quoted on a volume basis.  On a volume basis the ETX Upgrader will yield 90% liquids.
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June 2007 -- Presentation given by the Alberta Energy Research Institute (AERI) to the Hydrocarbon Upgrading Task Force, outlining the process through which projects were selected for support.  ETX systems was one of only eight companies successful under this program, of the over hundred technologies screened.  The article also available on-line through the AERI website.
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Winter 2007 -- Feature article published in the University of Alberta engineer magazine (Winter 2007 issue) covering Gerard Monaghan, CEO of ETX Systems.  The article also available on-line directly through the University of Alberta at the location indicated on the article.
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