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-Include high octane/high ethanol Regular Grade fuel in EPA Tier 3 regulations.
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80% of British Biofuels are Unsustainable
August 29, 2008 – 1:39 pm | No Comment

by Fred Pearce (New Scientist)  Biofuels have received another environmental black mark. A survey commissioned by the UK government found that over 4 litres in every 5 supplied at British pumps fail to meet basic …

Agriculture’s Role in Fueling the BioCar of the Future
August 28, 2008 – 1:53 pm | No Comment

Until recently, Americans thought very little of filling up our gas tanks. Gas was gas. Where it came from was of little concern, as long as it powered our cars to get us where we …

$2.00/gal Bio Diesel Fuel Ready for Production
August 28, 2008 – 12:06 pm | No Comment

Several thousand gallons of bio diesel fuel that meets ASTM specification D-975 have been produced, road tested in diesel vehicles and declared ready for volume production, according to Harrison Dillon, President and Chief Technology Officer, …

Department of Defense Advanced Aviation Biofuels Program
August 6, 2008 – 1:14 pm | No Comment

The Defense Department has been directed to explore a wide range of energy alternatives and fuel efficiency efforts in a bid to reduce the military’s reliance on oil to power its aircraft, ground vehicles and …

Giant Grass Miscanthus Can Meet US Biofuels Goal Using Less Land Than Corn Or Switchgrass
August 4, 2008 – 5:12 pm | No Comment

ScienceDaily (Aug. 4, 2008) — In the largest field trial of its kind in the United States, researchers have determined that the giant perennial grass Miscanthus x giganteus outperforms current biofuels sources – by a …