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Europe’s Sugar Beets Produce Twice as Much Ethanol in the Tropics

(ELMIA.se)  Sugar beets from Europe can help solve the conflict between food and bioenergy in the developing world.  “Sugar beets have greater energy content than sugar cane but require rotation with

May 30, 2010 Read Full Article

Michelin and Porsche Hybrid Come Close to an Exploit in the ‘Green Hell’

(Michelin)  The new Porsche GT-R Hybrid/Michelin led for a significant amount of last weekend’s Nürburgring 24 Hours before being sidelined with an hour remaining. Victory in the FIA Alternative Energies Cup

May 30, 2010 Read Full Article

Mississippi State University Wins Top Honors in Year Two of EcoCAR Competition

(General Motors)  Student-Designed and Built Vehicles Put to the Test; Virginia Tech, Penn State Finish Second and Third. Students from Mississippi State University placed first in the 2010 EcoCAR: The

May 28, 2010 Read Full Article

Benefits of Sugarcane Ethanol to Hit U.S. Airwaves in New TV Ads during ‘Indy 500’ Telecast on ABC

(SweeterAlternative.com)  Sugarcane ethanol is a clean, renewable fuel that reduces greenhouse gas emissions by over 60% compared to gasoline and can save money at the pump. These are just a couple

May 27, 2010 Read Full Article

DeltaWing Takes DC!

by Bob Kozak (Advanced Biofuels USA)  Our friends at DeltaWing Racing brought their DeltaWing Prototype to the Indiana Society of Washington DC for their annual Indy 500 reception last week. “Senior

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Funded with a Grant, Sullivan’s Station’s New Pumps Offer Drivers a Choice of ethanol Blends

by Chris Lusvardi (Herald-Review)   Motorists driving through Sullivan (Illinois) now have a place to easily fill up their vehicles with their choice of ethanol blends. The renovated E-K Petro Mart at

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Anheuser-Busch Rejects $1.1M grant

by Pat Ferrier (Coloradoan.com)  The Anheuser-Busch brewery in Fort Collins has rejected a $1.1 million experimental energy grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to replace lead-acid batteries on its

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Gene Discovery Potential Key to Cost-Competitive Cellulosic Ethanol

(Oak Ridge National Lab)  Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory are improving strains of microorganisms used to convert cellulosic biomass into ethanol, including a recent modification that

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Scramble’s on in London to Snag Biodiesel

by Howard Mustoe   (Seattle Times)  … Cabbies, who collectively spend almost $634,000 a day on diesel, are starting to switch to biodiesel, a fuel derived from vegetable oil, to cut

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Freedom Environmental Rolling Out Biofuel Model to Existing Commercial Clients Developing New “Green” Revenue Stream

(Market Watch)  Freedom Estimates 30,000 Gallons of Grease Collected From Existing Commercial Clients Per Month to be Sold to Processing Facilities at $1.75 Per Gallon. Freedom Environmental Services announced May 19,

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

A New Way to Make Methanol Fuel

(New Energy and Fuel)  University of Oxford researchers are developing a method for the homogeneous conversion of CO2 to methanol, with methanol as the only resulting C1 product.  With momentum building

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Methanol: Biofuel to love or hate?

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …A lot of people refer to methanol as wood alcohol – referring to the ancient process of extracting methanol from wood, using pyrolysis. In recent

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Hanford Land Has Potential after Cleanup, Leaders Say

by Annette Cary (TriCityHerald.com)  The Hanford nuclear reservation is getting cleaned up, and some of its land will be available for new uses in 2015, just when Hanford employment is dropping,

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

S**t Hits the Fan(Belt): Manure, Sewage as Biofuel Materials

by John Timmer (ars technica)  If you look at any single source of biofuels, the numbers can seem depressing, as it’s very difficult to obtain enough raw material to account for

May 25, 2010 0 comment Read Full Article

Khosla Ventures Announces Tony Blair Associates as Senior Advisors

(BusinessWire)  Khosla Ventures, a venture assistance firm that focuses on cleantech and information technology startups, today announced a strategic partnership with Tony Blair Associates. Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Imperial Acquires E-Biofuels for $19.15 Million in Stock, Debt

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) …Wilson indicated in an exclusive Digest interview that the company intends to qualify its biodiesel under the current specifications for Jet A, based on proprietary

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

Mascoma’s Plan for Ethanol Plant in Michigan Likely Delayed, CEO Says

by Ryan McBride (Xconomy.com)  Lebanon, NH-based Mascoma has made strides with its process for producing ethanol from non-food plants such as wood chips and grass. Yet the firm is likely to

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

90 US Scientists Demand Revision of Biofuels Carbon Accounting

by Jim Lane  (Biofuels Digest)  In Washington, 90 US scientists wrote to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and US Senate Majority leader Harry Reid to fix accounting standards for greenhouse gas

May 25, 2010 Read Full Article

What’s Next for Oil Spill Affected Areas? Advanced Biofuels?

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)  Before Hurricane Katrina hit, Grand Isle State Park’s beaches on the tip of a Louisiana marsh sticking into the Gulf of Mexico hosted over 100,000

May 24, 2010 0 comment Read Full Article

Dynamic Fuels Hosts Investor Plant Tour

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)  From time to time, you hear people complain that you can’t make money off of recycling.  Dynamic Fuels gives the lie to that statement. 

May 24, 2010 Read Full Article

Michelin Green X Challenge Returns to Mazda Raceway

(American LeMans Series)  Environmental Race Within the Race Continues to Grow. The MICHELIN® GREEN X® Challenge returns to the hills of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca (May 22) for the second

May 22, 2010 Read Full Article

Helping DC Drivers Save Money at the Pump this Memorial Day

by Joel Velasco (SweeterAlternative.com)  …One reason for higher fuel prices is a lack of competition in the market for ethanol.  Economics 101 is pretty clear: consumers win when businesses compete

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol and Bio-Diesel Could Help in Achieving Import Substitution: Neelam

(Online International News Network)  Pakistan Provincial Minister for Population Welfare Punjab Neelam Jabbar Ch. has said that the government is paying full attention to develop the alternative fuels such as

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Sewage Sludge Could be a Competitive Feedstock for Biodiesel

(Environmental Protection)   Existing technology can produce biodiesel fuel from municipal sewage sludge that is within a few cents a gallon of being competitive with conventional diesel refined from petroleum, according

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Novozymes and Ceres Partner on Biofuel Crops

(Ceres)   Companies take step towards commercialization of low-carbon biofuels from switchgrass and other energy crops. Energy crop company Ceres, Inc. and Novozymes, the world’s largest enzyme provider, have entered a

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Virginia Barley Plantings Surge, Ethanol Plant Credited

(Bloomberg Business Week, AP)   …Federal statistics show barley acres jumped from 67,000 in 2009 to 105,000 this year. David Coleman with the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation says Osage Bio Energy’s

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol Pump Opening Celebrations

(DomesticFuel.com)  …Illinois legislative officials and corn ethanol representatives will be opening the first blender pump in southern Illinois. The pump in Sullivan is the first of 20 such pumps planned

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Indirect Land Use: One Consideration Too Many in Biofuel Regulation

by David Zilberman, Gal Hochman, and Deepak Rajagopal  (Agricultural and Resource Economics Update — University of California)   …While including Indirect Land Use Effects in assessing the impact of biofuel seems appealing, we

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

OAS to Provide Technical Assistance for Biofuels Development in Jamaica

(Caribbean Net News) The Organization of American States (OAS), through its Department of Sustainable Development, on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, launched in Jamaica a project that supports the development and implementation of biofuels

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

EPA’s ‘Tailoring Rule’ and the Biomass Industry

(RenewableEnergyWorld.com)  …Including biomass power plants under the EPA’s tailoring rule is a clear policy shift and may imply a change in position for future policy.  The lack of distinction between renewable

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Co-Firing Biomass with Coal

by Kevin Sullivan & Ronald Meijer, KEMA (EnergyWorld.com)   …Co-firing may indeed make sense, from cost and environmental perspectives, for many coal-based electricity producers. Co-firing makes use of existing power generation

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Algal Industry Magazine Interview: Algal Biomass Organization’s Mary Rosenthal

by David Schwartz  (Algal Industry Magazine)   …”Our near term goals are to continue to be the leading voice for the algae industry, to provide our members resources and networking opportunities,

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Sen. Susan Collins: Great Care Needed in Introducing New Fuel Blends

by Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine)  (Fosters.com)  …While ethanol does cut our use of fossil fuels and reduces some harmful air emissions, it also raises some serious concerns. It is a

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Cost of Oil-Spill Cleanup Could Have Fueled Growth in Advanced Biofuels

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  … One of the industries most affected is the fishing industry that has been all but shut down. And while fisherman are out of work, seafood

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Gonzalez Gets Award for Finding Way to Turn E. coli into Biofuel

by Christine Hall (Houston Business Journal)  Escherichia coli, E. coli for short, is best known as the bacterium that can cause foodborne illnesses, but to researcher Ramon Gonzalez, E. coli can

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Indiana Farmers Are Producing Ethanol for the Middle East

by Gary Truitt (Hoosier Ag Today)  Indiana corn is regularly exported as food and feed; but, now, more and more Indiana corn is moving onto the world market as fuel.

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Growing U.S. Export: Corn ethanol

by Philip Brasher  (Des Moines Register)   The United States has a growing new export – ethanol fuel – and a lot is going to of all places the Middle East.

May 21, 2010 Read Full Article

Missouri University Researchers Turn Coffee to Biodiesel Fuel

by Samantha Sunne (The Maneater)   Researchers at the biofuel lab have found a way to skip the drying step. MU researchers have found a way to convert the coffee grounds

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Avantium Launches YXY, the New Green Building Block for Materials and Fuels

(24-7 Press Release)  Green solutions are the holy grail of industrial innovation today. Every company is anxiously looking for answers to the renewable challenges our world is facing. However, most

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Debunking Myths on Biofuels

by Angie Chui (Manilla Bulletin)  Biofuels should not be viewed as a threat to food security. Instead, it should be considered a boone to the industry if the Brazilian experience is

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

The Paradox of Rising U.S. Ethanol Exports: Increased Market Opportunities at the Expense of Enhanced National Energy Security?

(Renewable Fuels Association)  An industry founded in part on its ability to enhance national energy security is being forced to look beyond U.S. borders for new market growth opportunities. For three

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Project Jatropha

(Environmental Protection Agency)  President’s Environmental Youth Awards (PEYA) Winner:  Adarsha Shivakumar, Apoorva Rangan, and Callie Roberts   Pleasant Hill and Martinez, California   –   The Project Jatropha Team promotes the cultivation of Jatropha

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Oak Hall School Biodiesel Project

(Environmental Protection Agency)  President’s Environmental Youth Awards (PEYA) Winner:  Oak Hall School   Gainesville, Florida   –  The Oak Hall School Biodiesel Project began as a science fair project to collect and process used

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Project T.G.I.F.: Turn Grease Into Fuel

(Environmental Protection Agency)   President’s Environmental Youth Awards (PEYA) Winner:  Westerly Innovations Network/Westerly Middle School, Westerly, Rhode Island    – This group of middle school students, who are passionate about community service, decided

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Doyle Signs Renewable Fuels Bill into Law

(Wisconsin Ag Connection)  A legislative proposal that would encourage the development, production and use of renewable fuels in Wisconsin is now the law of the land. On Tuesday, Governor Jim

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Alternative Fuel Vehicles Find More Use among Fleets

by Dan Olson  (Minnesota Public Radio)  …Coca-Cola started using alternative fuel vehicles in 2001. It has more than 250 fleet vehicles in the Twin Cities, and 10 of them are

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Munching Machines: Robots that Forage for Fuel and Run on Steam Power

(The Economist)  …(A) team of American researchers is developing a machine to power a vehicle that will fend for itself by gathering material like wood, leaves and grass to be used

May 20, 2010 0 comment Read Full Article

Lignol Achieves Important Pilot Plant Milestone

(Lignol)  Lignol Energy Corporation, a leading technology company in the cellulosic ethanol and biorefining sector, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Lignol Innovations Ltd. has successfully completed integrated production campaigns

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Chempolis Develops a Unique Technology for Bioethanol Production

(Chempolis)  Chempolis Oy, engaged in the development and delivery of environmentally sustainable biorefining technologies, has expanded its biorefinery and R&D centre in Oulu (Finland) to the production of bioethanol. This enables the

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Dresser Wayne Continues Warranty for E15

by Michelle Kautz  (DomesticFuel.com)  Dresser Wayne has announced that all of their standard dispensers have always, and will continue to, cover the use of ethanol blends up to 15 percent

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Next-Generation Biofuels: Near-Term Challenges

by William Coyle  (Amber Waves)  Next-generation biofuel companies are using a variety of strategies to overcome high initial capital costs, limited access to low-cost biomass, and other hurdles to remain

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

Algal Biomass Organization Publishes Annual Report

by Mary Rosenthal  (Algal Biomass Organization)  It was a great year for algae – and a great year for the Algal Biomass Organization.  In the past 12 months, the algae industry

May 20, 2010 Read Full Article

North Wales Algae Farm Aims to Feed the World

by Andrew Forgrave (Daily Post North Wales)  Waste food and even cow slurry could be used to feed the world using a farm-scale process being pioneered in North Wales. Start-up

May 19, 2010 Read Full Article

Electronic Waste Produces Algae for Biofuel

by Aniqa Hasan  (Discovery News)  Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign created Bio-Grow, a device made from various computer parts that serves as a reservoir to cultivate algae. The

May 19, 2010 Read Full Article

Profit Margin: Algae-to-Biofuel Venture Says It’s Solved Industry-Vexing Puzzles

by Steve Clark (The Brownsville Herald)  …Brad Bartilson, Photon8’s president and CEO, says the Traveling Wave Tube technology boosts algae growth by 500 percent, representing a major advance in the profitable

May 19, 2010 Read Full Article

Alltech to Create Large Algae Farm in Kentucky

(Kentucky.com)  Alltech President Pearse Lyons said Monday that his company will announce in August the creation of a large algae factory in Kentucky to make bio-fuel and research new approaches for

May 19, 2010 Read Full Article

Lehigh Valley International Airport Gets $700,000 Grant

(LehighValleyLive.com)   …The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority today received a $700,000 state grant to promote cleaner transportation through the production and use of alternative biodiesel, natural gas and electricity.   …The money comes

May 19, 2010 Read Full Article

Algae: The New Oil June 17 Fairless Hills, PA

  Algae: The New Oil June 17 Fairless Hills, PA

Come learn about algae oil as a potential feedstock to help biodiesel producers become self-sustainable.  It’s one solution to help the US reduce its dependence on foreign oil and create new green jobs.

May 18, 2010 Read Full Article

Jatropha World 2010 October 6-7 Rotterdam, Netherlands

  Jatropha World 2010 October 6-7 Rotterdam, Netherlands

Conference Theme: Jatropha Commercialization Challenge – Charting the Right Way Forward Key Issues §         Experiences of Jatropha Growers in: Africa, North & South America, Asia §         A-Z of Jatropha Production:

May 18, 2010 Read Full Article

Durban Company Flies High on Biofuel

(Times Live)  A Durban company has unveiled a light aircraft engine which can operate on biofuel or liquid petroleum gas. “Our technology benchmarks South Africa against the finest aviation engineering in

May 18, 2010 Read Full Article

China Integrated Energy, Inc. Procured $12.7 Million of Production Equipment for the New 50,000 Ton Second-Generation Biodiesel Production Facility

(PR Newswire)  China Integrated Energy, Inc., a leading non-state-owned integrated energy company in the People’s Republic of China, announced today

May 18, 2010 0 comment Read Full Article

Antibiotics Clarified in Grainy Picture

(SeparationsNow.com)   The burgeoning alternative fuels industry has led to a paralleled increase in related industries based on the side products of

May 18, 2010 Read Full Article

Gulf Oil Spill Fuels Cries for Replacements, but Can Biofuels Industry scale Up?

by Tom Still (Wisconsin Technology Network) The April 20 explosion onboard the Deepwater Horizon, which killed 11 workers and unleashed

May 18, 2010 Read Full Article

Louisiana State University AgCenter Announces New Sugarcane Variety

(Louisiana State University)  Louisiana sugarcane farmers will have a new sugarcane variety this fall with the release of L 03-371 from

May 18, 2010 Read Full Article

Wine-Making Yeast Shows Promise for Bioethanol Production

(Science Centric)  Researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine have identified a gene in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae that might

May 18, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol Has Pushed Up Meat Prices? Bull

by Larry and Judy Kay  (Des Moines Register)  Letter to the Editor   Bloomberg ran a story about the rising price

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Firms Eye Profits in Leftover Corn Plant Products

by Philip Brasher (Des Moines Register)  …Now, agribusiness companies Monsanto Co., Archer Daniels Midland Co. and Deere and Co. see

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Corn, Ethanol and the War on Terrorism

by Roy Roberson (Southeast Farm Press)   American farmers are producing enough corn to meet food needs, livestock feed needs and

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Sunoco Inc Ethanol Plant To Start-Up By July 1 -Spokesman

by Susan Daker (Dow Jones Newswire)   …Sunoco has signaled that it would be interested in delving into other biofuels ventures.

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy December 11-14 Honolulu, HI

  Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy December 11-14 Honolulu, HI

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), a leader in industrial biotechnology, is pleased to announce the fifth annual Pacific Rim Summit

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Thailand Biofuels: Feedstocks and Market Opportunities

by Ben Lazarus  (Biofuels Digest, American World Services)  Looks at cassava, sugarcane, cellulosic feedstocks (rice husks, bagasse), spare production capacity,

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

The Name is Bond, part II: Financiers Find Biofuels Financing Options in Bond Market

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)   …Although equity investors (primarily strategics and venture capitalists) and the government grant market has continued

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Academics Urge Radical New Approach to Climate Change

by Richard Black (BBC News)  A major change of approach is needed if society is to restrain climate change, according

May 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol Industry Approaches the Blending Wall – Cellulosic Ethanol Investments Severely Threatened

Dr. Robert Wisner (AgMRC)   A fuel ethanol blending wall has been anticipated for the last three years.  When reached, it

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol Helps Cut Imports of Foreign Oil

by Merle Anderson (Grand Forks Herald)  …Basically, three types of energy are used to produce ethanol: natural gas, electricity and fossil

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Three Mile Island for Big Oil?

by Michael Vaughan  (Globe and Mail)  The ever worsening ecological disaster in the Gulf of Mexico and on U.S. shorelines has

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

EcoCAR Finals Fast Approaching May 17-27 Yuma, AZ; San Diego, CA

(Eco-Car Challenge)  Year Two of the EcoCAR Challenge has proven to be a test of wills for the 16 North American

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

U.S. Clears a Test of Bioengineered Trees

by Andres Pollack   (New York Times)  Federal regulators gave clearance Wednesday for a large and controversial field test of genetically

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuel Project Sparks Wrangle

(AllAfrica)  A planned biofuel project in Magarini District (Kenya) has put Malindi County Council and ecologists on a collision course.

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

USDA’s Vilsack Says Biofuels Plant Is Future of U.S. Energy

by Debra Schell  (Press and Journal)  The Obama Administration’s quest to wean the nation off foreign oil by turning to

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

The Name is Bond: New Concepts in Bond Financing May Break Biofuels Finance Logjam

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  A team from the investment bank Stern Brothers, the law firms Mintz Levin and Kreig DeVault

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Renewable Fuel Standards — RFS2

by B.A. (Ben) Thorp and Masood Akhtar  (Ahead of the Curve, TAPPI)  …The first question to ask is, why do I

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

2010-2011: Pivotal Years for Next Generation Biofuels

(PRNewswire)  The number of next generation biofuels projects reached 200 globally, a report from the Global Biofuels Center (GBC) recently announced,

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Air Transport World’s Eco-Aviation Conference June 23-25 Washington, DC

  Air Transport World’s Eco-Aviation Conference June 23-25 Washington, DC

ATW‘s Eco-Aviation Conference was the first and still is the only conference in North America devoted to addressing a broad

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol: Affordable, Clean and We Don’t Have to Wait

by Brian Jennings   (The Hill)  …Today, conventional oil supplies are being tapped out and maintaining our current level of addiction

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

AFVI Show in Full Swing

by Michelle Kautz  (DomesticFuel.com)   The Alternative Fuel Vehicle Institute (AFVI) 2010 Conference is now in full swing in Las Vegas.

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Report: More Work Needed on Minnesota’s Green Economy

by Wendy Lee (Star Tribune)  With its university research, sources of biomass and track record of innovation, some people think Minnesota

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

BTL & Bio-Based Chemicals October 6-7 Rotterdam, Netherlands

  BTL & Bio-Based Chemicals   October 6-7   Rotterdam, Netherlands

“Innovations to Improve Conversion & Optimize Mass Yields” “Commercializing BTL Biorefinery Projects for Production of Diesel & Jet Fuels” Advancements

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Energy from Waste 2010 (Waste to Energy) October 6-7 London, UK

  Energy from Waste 2010 (Waste to Energy) October 6-7 London, UK

The question of how to efficiently utilise residual waste has become imperative for numerous reasons – increasing landfill taxes, the

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Senate Climate Bill Clears First Hurdle

by Mackinnon Lawrence (Biomass Intel)  …While aggressive with GHG reduction provisions, the American Power Act (APA) is short on biofuel-specific

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuel Combustion Chemistry More Complex than Petroleum-Based Fuels, Say Sandia and Lawrence Livermore Researchers

(Sandia National Laboratory)  Understanding the key elements of biofuel combustion is an important step toward insightful selection of next-generation alternative fuels.

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Argentine State of the Biofuels Industry Report Published

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Argentina, the Argentine Renewable Energies Chamber has released its latest study in its State of

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Novozymes Again Sues Danisco

(the Cophenhagen Post)  Danish companies Danisco and Novozymes retread infringement issue, but this time over a different patent. Patent infringements over

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Advanced BioFuels Association Applauds U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson’s Leadership as Biofuels Tax Incentives Bill Is Introduced

(PR Newswire)  The Advanced BioFuels Association applauded the leadership of U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) as he recently introduced a biofuels tax

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Scientists ID Bacterial Genes that Improve Plant Growth

(Brookhaven National Laboratory)  You might think bacteria that “invade” trees are there to cause certain destruction. But like the helpful

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Delta Helicopters Developing World’s First Biofuel-Capable Helicopter

by Ariel Schwartz  (Inhabitat)  Plenty of airlines are testing out biofuels in passenger jets, but helicopters have largely been ignored —

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Impact Assessments to Orient Sustainable and Inclusive Biofuels Production in the Amazon

(SNV)  …SNV together with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) implemented a project to analyse the socioeconomic and environmental risks and benefits

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Shell Says Share of Renewables in Transport Fuel Set to Double

by Eduard Gismatullin  (Bloomberg Business Week)   Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Europe’s largest oil company, expects the share of renewable energy

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

The Presidential Biofuels Directive: One Year Later, Where Are We?

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …The invite-only meeting, which attracted more than 100 attendees, was structured around two panels, one

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Vilsack: USDA Needs to Take Chances

by Jerry Hagstrom  (Ag Week)  Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said at a White House clean energy forum May 6 that

May 14, 2010 Read Full Article

What If There Is No Climate/Energy Bill? Civil Society Institute Report from Synapse Shows Clean Energy Future Still Possible for US

(The Clean)  With Uncertainty Mounting About Climate/Energy Bill, Major New Study for CSI Details Path for Breaking Away From “Business As

May 13, 2010 Read Full Article

EPA Awards Small Businesses to Develop New Environmental Technologies

(US Environmental Protection Agency)  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded nearly $2.5 million to 11 companies to support

May 13, 2010 Read Full Article

South Dakota State University Research: Re-Using Enzymes in Industry

(South Dakota State University)  A South Dakota State University scientist is exploring ways to re-use enzymes in processes such as

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

NC State Wins ARPA-E Grant To Study Extremophile Production Of Biofuels

(North Carolina State University)  The U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA-E) has awarded a grant for more than

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

OPXBIO Wins $6 Million Department of Energy Grant

(Marketwire)  Award Accelerates Development of Advanced Biofuels OPX Biotechnologies Inc., a renewable biochemical and biofuel company, has been awarded a $6

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Grants for Blender Pumps Are Available

(AP, KSFY.com)   State officials say federal stimulus money is still available to help South Dakota retailers install ethanol blender pumps

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol Terminal Opens in Shreveport

by Cindy Zimmerman  (DomesticFuel.com)  A terminal to provide the ethanol needs of northwest Louisiana and the surrounding area has opened in

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Honeywell UOP Named Among Boeing’s 2009 Suppliers of the Year

(UOP)  UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, has been selected as one of Boeing’s 2009 suppliers of the year. One of just

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Algae: A Mean, Green Cleaning Machine

by Ann Perry  (USDA ARS)  …Agricultural Research Service microbiologist Walter Mulbry has been finding out there’s more to algae than

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

LL Biofuels Namibia Produces Biodiesel

(Biofuels International)   LL Biofuels Namibia is set to produce its own biodiesel after signing an agreement that will see the

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Brazilian Alliance for Aviation Biofuels is Formed

(Air Transport News)  At a meeting held last May 6, in São Paulo, Brazil, the Brazilian Alliance for Aviation Biofuels (Aliança

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

To Fix Carbon, Food, Energy: Fix RuBisCO (The Mother of All Biofuels Challenges)

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …It was the biochemist Dr. Ganesh Kishore, now the CEO of the Malaysian Life Sciences

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Vilsack Tours Pennsylvania Biodiesel Plant

(Biodiesel Magazine)  Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack toured Middletown Biofuels in central Pennsylvania on May 7, where he highlighted biodiesel production

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

National Algae Association and Algae Industry Magazine Announce Algae Innovation Awards

(National Algae Association)  With an eye toward young talent leading the future of algaebioenergy development, the National Algae Association, in cooperation

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Construction Complete on Commercial-Scale Photobioreactor Demo for Algae Production

(National Algae Association)   The National Algae Association is pleased to announce that construction has been completed on a commercial-scale photobioreactor

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuels Industry Eyes Growth

by Thom Gabrukiewicz (ArgusLeader.com)  …Tom Vilsack, the president’s agriculture secretary, said Thursday that much progress has been made – but

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Southeast Asia – the Bio-Based Arabia?

by Per Dahlen (Biofuels Digest)   …Putting all this data together we seen that Southeast Asia requires some 2.7Mbpd, or 135

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Lufthansa to Use Biofuel on Flights by 2012 – CEO

(Reuters)  Lufthansa is set to become one of the world’s first airlines to mix biofuel with traditional kerosene on commercial flights

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Seaweed-Based Biofuel Farm to Rise in Aurora

by Manny Galvez  (The Philippean Star)  The government plans to develop a $5-million (P220-million) ethanol farm at a 100-hectare site in

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Clean Energy and the Oil Spill: 3 Facts You May Not Know

by Bryce Covert (New Deal 2.0)  …Fact #1: Burning oil to generate electricity makes up a tiny percentage of overall

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

A Sea Change For Biofuels
: Peak Oil, Fresh Water Shortages, and Food Challenges Are Driving Innovations in Aquatic Feedstocks



by Will Thurmond (Biofuels Digest)  As we enter a new decade in 2010, leagues of prescient scientists , businessmen, politicians,

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

VIASPACE Presents Giant King Grass at International BIOMASS Conference in Minneapolis

(VIASPACE)  VIASPACE Inc., a clean energy company growing Giant KingTM Grass as a low-carbon, renewable energy crop, announced that  Chief Executive

May 12, 2010 Read Full Article

An Interview with Chris Cassidy, Business and Renewable Energy Advisor to the USDA

by David Schwartz (Algae Industry Magazine)  …When we look at the markets, it will come down to transportation as the

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Sandlin to Propose Biofuel Development Tax Credit

(AP, Bloomberg Businessweek)  U.S. Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin says she will propose a tax credit aimed at encouraging investment in

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Plant Makes Fuel from Waste and Fiber

by Cindy Zimmerman (DomesticFuel.com)  An Iowa corn ethanol plant has been converted to produce commercial cellulosic biofuels from fiber and municipal

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Cellulosic Ethanol Future of Sorghum

by Cary Blake   (Delta Farm Press)  The long-term growth of the U.S. sorghum industry depends in part with scientists unraveling paths

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

International Conference for Biodiesel Manufacturers May 31-June 1 Berlin

  International Conference for Biodiesel Manufacturers May 31-June 1 Berlin

The 4th International Conference for Biodiesel Manufacturers focuses on three topics: Biodiesel Market in constantly changing political frameworks Quality management

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Enerkem Announces Funding from Alberta Energy for Its Edmonton Waste-to-Biofuels Facility

(Enerkem)   Enerkem announced that it has been selected by Alberta Energy to receive funding for its future Edmonton waste-to-biofuels facility,

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Novozymes and Nedalco to Improve Biofuel Production

(Novozymes)  Novozymes, the world leader in biofuel enzymes, and Royal Nedalco, a leading yeast developer and ethanol producer, collaborate to develop

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Push Is on for Higher Ethanol Blends

by Chris Lusvardi (Herald-Review.com)   …(T)he Illinois Senate has approved a measure that will eventually allow higher blends of ethanol to

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Pumping Up Fuel Alternatives

by Anne Tazewell (NewsObserver.com)  The ruptured well and unfolding catastrophe in the Gulf of Mexico are reminders that we can’t afford

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol Plant Funding Delayed

by Ed Baldridge (NewsSun.com)   County commissioners voted 5-0 to withdraw their application for a grant supporting the new ethanol plant project,

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Smith Advocates Stronger Energy Focus in New Farm Bill

by Robert Pore  (The Independent)  The 2012 Farm Bill was the focus of attention Tuesday in Cheyenne, Wyo., as members

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Tea Party With a Difference

by Thomas Friedman (New York Times)  …I’m sure like all such protest movements the Tea Partiers will get their 10

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

New DOE Video Highlights Impact of Biofuels on Rural Communities

(US Department of Energy)  DOE also released May 6, 2010, a new video which showcases how cellulosic biofuel technologies can help decrease U.S.

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

DOE, USDA Announce Funding for Biomass Research and Development Initiative

(US Department of Energy)  The U.S. Departments of Energy (DOE) and Agriculture (USDA) today jointly announced up to $33 million in

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Spill Response Should Include Comprehensive Oil Savings Policies

(Union of Concerned Scientists)  The BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is a stark reminder of the true cost

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Duckweed a Possible Solution to Energy Needs, Researchers Say

by Daniel Walsh (pressofAtlanticCity.com)  Mike Smith wants to bring the green energy revolution to Vineland. He plans to take the world’s

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

Layered Algae Ponds Improve Biofuel Yield

(ChemInfo)  OriginOil, Inc., the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform algae into a true competitor to petroleum, May 4, 2010, announced

May 11, 2010 Read Full Article

The AIM Interview: Dr. John Benemann

by David Schwartz (AlgaeIndustryMagazine.com)  As pioneers go, in the modern business of algae biofuels and co-products, possibly no one has built

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Indiana Biodiesel Operation Could Lose USDA Incentives

by Andy Eubank  (Hoosier Ag Today)  USDA Rural Development has a proposed rule on the table that would exclude the

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

American Soybean Association Advises NRC that Soy Oil Can Fulfill Demand for Food, Feed and Fuel

(American Soybean Association)  The American Soybean Association (ASA) provided comments today to the National Research Council (NRC) Committee on Economic and

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Funding for Next Wave of Biofuels Trickling In, Finally

by Katie Fehrenbacher  (earth2tech)  It was about this time last year that the economic downturn’s effects on the ability of next-generation

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethanol Co-Product Boosts Nutrition in Asian Flatbread

(PhysOrg.com)  South Dakota State University food scientist Padu Krishnan said it is one example of the ways in which distillers dried

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Automakers Seek to Delay Ethanol Blending Raise

by Matthew L. Wald  (New York Times)  Citing new test data, the auto industry says the federal government’s plan to

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Biomass to Biofuels Summer Course at University of Vermont, 4-week, 4-credits July 6-31

  Biomass to Biofuels Summer Course at University of Vermont, 4-week, 4-credits July 6-31

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Vermont, faculty from the University of Vermont and experts from the biofuels industry will conduct

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuels No Conflict with Food Prices – Update

(Biofuels Association of Australia)  The Biofuels Association of Australia fired back at claims made by the Australian Lot Feeder’s Association that

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Till, Baby, Till: Syngest CEO Offers “Cornucopia” Vision for Food, Feed, Fuel, Fertilizer from Corn

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …“It allows us to produce a greater abundance of all three which are at the

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Ford Delivers on 2006 Pledge to Double Flexible-Fuel Vehicle Production in America by End of 2010

(The Ford Motor Company)  Ford is delivering on its 2006 pledge to double the number of flexible-fuel vehicles produced in the

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Update for Boat Owners: Ethanol-Blended Fuels for Use in Marine Equipment

(Renewable Fuel Association)  The Renewable Fuel Association has put together an informational boating document concerning ethanol-blended fuels and marine equipment.

May 7, 2010 Read Full Article

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