Website Activity Log


     The purpose of the activity log is to provide a place where returning viewers can go to quickly find out what parts of the website have recently been updated.


  • October 6, 2016 ‒ Fall Update -- the Axial Flux Alternator shines bright

  • December 29, 2015 ‒ Winter Update -- Developing an Axial Flux Alternator for B2M

  • July 28, 2015 ‒ Summer Update -- Adding computer control

  • December 18, 2014 ‒ Winter Update -- Stages 1 & 2 reach design pressure!

  • September 9, 2014 ‒ Fall Update -- starting to "shake down" Stages 1 & 2

  • April 26, 2014 ‒ Portland Earth Day Presentation: why B2M is relevant to city folk

  • March 31, 2014 ‒ Spring Update 2014: a review of progress on the Biomass Compressor

  • March 22, 2014 ‒ Sourcing Biomass from Windward's forest

  • January 11, 2014 ‒ An Introduction to the Biomass Compressor's control computer.

  • December 26, 2013 ‒ Floating Foundation detailing the creation of a "floating foundation" style mount for the internal combustion engine that will drive the hydraulic pump.

  • December 15, 2013 ‒ December Update detailing the mounting of Stage 1 of the Biomass Compressor onto the side of PowerLab.

  • November 17, 2013 ‒ November Update detailing the installation of a new metal cover roof on PowerLab to insure a dry space for the Biomass Compressor's control equipment, along with a green-house like side structure to provide a wet weather home for the compressor.

  • July 19, 2013 ‒ July Update discussing the acquisition of a small high-pressure compressor and the start of using it to pressure test components.

  • November 7, 2012 ‒ added section called B2M Conversations, along with a discussion from the Gasification email list of an NPR article entitled "Sweden Wants Your Trash"

  • October 14, 2012 description of the biomass compressor's "ancestor," our wood splitter

  • September 20, 2012 description of the solenoid controlled hydraulic valves

  • July 27, 2012 ‒ added parts list section to Biomass Compressor

  • July 23, 2012 ‒ added schematics of the hydraulic, compression, and electronic systems of the Biomass Compressor

  • July 19, 2012 ‒ added a description of role of microprocessors in B2M and a link to our first micro-controller based project

  • July 9, 2012 ‒ added a description of the gas chromatograph we need help with

  • July 8, 2012 ‒ added a description of the biomass compressor to the Current Work page

  • July 6, 2012 ‒ added a Current Work section to the website

  • June 28, 2012 ‒ a review of the Oxygen Hacker's Companion

  • May 10, 2012 ‒ new article on Obtainium