Young, G. C.

Bio-Thermal-Energy Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Gary C. Young is the Owner/President of GYCO Inc. (d.b.a. Bio-Thermal-Energy Inc./B-T-E Inc.). He has spent the last 15 years operating his own consulting engineering company, performing process and project economic analyses on industrial and commercial plants and processes, and developing B-T-E’s patented CO2 conversion to syngas. Dr. Young has more than 50 years of experience in the research, development, economic assessment and commercialization of industrial processes. His industry knowledge extends to research and development, design, construction and operations in coal gasification, biomass gasification, waste gasification, CO2 conversion to fuels/energy, gas processing, food processing, pharmaceutical processing, agricultural and industrial processing, and enhanced energy recovery. Dr. Young holds BS and MS degrees and a PhD, all in chemical engineering, from the University of Nebraska, and is a licensed professional engineer in California, Texas, Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin. He holds several patents and has produced numerous articles, publications and presentations around the world.

Mitigate CO2 emissions from industrial plants by conversion to fuels

Young, G. C., Bio-Thermal-Energy Inc.

An economical commercial process is necessary to provide an incentive for the utility industries to engender win-win support for government regulations on carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.