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The Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference, Day 3: What Would You Say You Do Here?

by Will Dalen Rice (Earth Science Erratics)  …The final day of the conference was all about being “feedstock agnostic” in terms of what you give to your genetically engineered, “proprietary

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Truckers Want Limits on Biodiesel

by Dana Flavelle (The Star)  Canadian truckers say new biofuel requirements for diesel that come into effect July 1 will cost taxpayers $2.5 billion over the next 25 years and

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

EnAsia 2011-Enabling Energy Dialogue December 5-6 New Delhi, India

  EnAsia 2011-Enabling Energy Dialogue December 5-6 New Delhi, India

Green World Conferences Ltd and Cerebral Business Research (CBR) will be holding the prestigious EnAsia 2011 – Enabling Energy Dialogue conference and exhibition in New Delhi on 5-6 December 2011.

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Request for Proprosals: EnAsia 2011-Enabling Energy Dialogue December 5-6 New Delhi, India Abstracts Due June 30

  Request for Proprosals: EnAsia 2011-Enabling Energy Dialogue December 5-6 New Delhi, India Abstracts Due June 30

Green World Conferences Ltd and Cerebral Business Research (CBR) will be holding the prestigious EnAsia 2011 – Enabling Energy Dialogue conference and exhibition in New Delhi on 5-6 December 2011.

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Military Sets Its Sights on Sustainability

by Richard Baillie (Renewable Energy World)  A host of renewable technologies are now winning the hearts and minds of military planners. …But the military’s adoption of new technology had its greatest

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

How Manomet Got It Backwards: Challenging the "Debt-then-dividend" Axiom

by Dr. William Strauss (Renewable Energy World/FutureMetrics) This short article challenges the assumption that there is always a carbon debt incurred first and then a carbon dividend realized later (debt-then-dividend)

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

JatrophaWorld June 27-28, 2011 Hainan Island, China

  JatrophaWorld June 27-28, 2011 Hainan Island, China

(PRWeb/CRT)  From Asia to Latin America there’s renewed interest in Jatropha oil and its cultivation. CMT’s JatrophaWorld Asia on 27-28 June in Hainan Island hones in on Jatropha as sustainable feedstock

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

More Advances in Producing Inexpensive Hydrogen

by Glenn Meyers (CleanTechnica)  There is now more good news on producing hydrogen, the clean-burning fuel that leaves behind water as an emission. An international scientific team has announced creating

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

DEINOVE Achieves the First Key Milestone in the DEINOL Project and Receives €1.6 Million from Oseo

(DEINOVE)  Oseo has validated the first key milestone in the DEINOL project (on the production of  second-generation ethanol using Deinococcus bacteria) with Deinove and its partners. As a result, Oseo has

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MIT Researchers Increase Algal Hydrogen Production

(Algae Industry Magazine)  Many kinds of algae and cyanobacteria are capable of using energy from sunlight to split water molecules and release hydrogen. One reason this approach hasn’t yet been

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Plantation to Be Established near Hughenden

by Amy Phillips (ABC Rural)  Australian PhytoFuel aims to establish hundreds of thousands of hectares of ‘kulpa’ plantations across northern Australia in the next five to seven years. Spokesman Marshall

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Stop Moving the Goal Posts, and Two More Principles for an Advanced Ethanol Policy that Works

by Brooke Coleman (Advanced Ethanol Council/Biofuels Digest) …Often lost in the counter-productive and backward-facing public obsession with corn ethanol are the clear attributes of the ethanol molecule itself. A recent

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Ethanol from Seaweed Project to Get a Major Boost

(Jagran Post)  The project of deriving ethanol, a bio-fuel for blending with petrol, from a seaweed is all set to get a major boost, with the Central Salt and Marine

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Middle Eastern Airlines Studying Biofuels as Efficient Alternative

by Ivan Gale  (The National)  Middle Eastern airlines are being urged to invest in biofuels programmes to help their industry achieve ambitious targets to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. Aviation produces

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

E85 Ethanol in the US: Dead or Alive?

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …According to E85prices.com, Iowa E85 fuel is priced just about on the money, compared to gasoline. Overall, E85 gasoline sells for an average of $2.97 per

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Romney Hearts Ethanol Subsidies

By Jonathan Weisman (Wall Street Journal)  It was an odd setting for a policy pronouncement, but on the sidewalk outside the Historical Building here, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney embraced ethanol

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

UNL Feedlot Research to Look at Ethanol Byproduct

by Matt Luebbe  (The Fence Post)  University of Nebraska researchers plan to conduct a study this summer at the Panhandle Research Feedlot to determine the effects of including a common

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Saudi Prince Calls for Lower Oil Prices

(CNN) …In an interview broadcast Sunday on “CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS,” the grandson of the founding king of modern Saudi Arabia said the oil price should be somewhere between $70

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Mina-Made Ethanol Heading to Brazil

by Jeff Natalie-Lees  (Aberdeen News)  Export options help facility weather weaker domestic demand Ethanol produced in Mina is helping Brazil avoid a fuel crisis after a weak sugar cane crop

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

EU Rules on Biofuel Concern Soybean Growers

by Philip Brasher (Des Moines Register)  The European Union has set new environmental and labor standards for the crops used to make biofuels there, angering U.S. farmers who worry that

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Vilsack: Food Price Hike More than Ethanol

by Jerry Hagstrom  (AgWeek)  Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told a gathering of international agricultural development activists recently that U.S. biofuels should not blamed for most of the increases in food

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Counterpoint: Gas Prices Would Double without Ethanol

by Ken Field (Financial Post)  The myths that smear a superior fuel …A recent study released by the Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) states that adding ethanol reduced

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Algae Included in Fuel Feedstock Freedom Act Introduced to Senate

(Algae Industry Magazine) …The Fuel Feedstock Freedom Act (S. 1085), gives individual states the option not to participate in the corn ethanol portion of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). It

May 31, 2011 Read Full Article

Video tour: Pond Biofuels Turns Cement Plant Emissions into Algae

by Tyler Hamilton (Clean Break)  I had the opportunity this week to visit a St. Marys Cement plant in the small and scenic town of St. Marys, Ontario. A subsidiary of Brazilian

May 30, 2011 0 comment Read Full Article

Iowa Becomes First State to Incentivize E15

by Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is expected to sign a bill today, May 26, which will provide a boost to the state’s renewable fuels producers

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

U.S. Relies Less on Oil Imports to Meet Fuel Demand-Govt

by  Tom Doggett   (Reuters)  U.S. dependence on imported oil fell below 50 percent in 2010 for the first time in more than a decade, thanks in part to the weak

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

Green and Lean: Secreting Bacteria Eliminate Cost Barriers for Renewable Biofuel Production

(Physorg.com)  A Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University research team has developed a process that removes a key obstacle to producing low-cost, renewable biofuels from bacteria. The team has reprogrammed

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

European Commission Sued for Lack of Transparency on Biofuels Policy

(Client Earth)  The European Commission has been sued, accused of violating European transparency laws. Environmental law organisation ClientEarth, Friends of the Earth Europe (FOEE), FERN and Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO)

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

Malaysia and Indonesia Bolster Defence of Palm Oil Industry to West

(The Guardian/Eco-Business)  Malaysia and Indonesia, which together account for about 90% of the world’s palm oil production, have launched a joint PR offensive to defend the industry’s environmental record. …(M)inisters from the two

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

Defense Energy Reform Efforts Divorced From Political Reality

(National Defense)  The Obama administration essentially has given up on sweeping energy reform. But the U.S. military nonetheless is plowing ahead with an ambitious agenda aimed at reducing fossil fuel

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

New Sustainable 'Bio-Derived' Jet Fuel Industry Is Achievable

(CSIRO)   Establishing an economically and environmentally beneficial, ‘bio-derived’ Australian and New Zealand aviation fuels industry is a viable proposition, according to a report compiled by CSIRO in collaboration with

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

Sunoco Offering Biodiesel Blends on N.J. Turnpike, Garden State Parkway

(CSPNet)  Ultra-low-sulfur diesel provided along toll roads will contain 2% biodiesel Sunoco Inc. said yesterday that customers are now able to refuel with biodiesel blends at several New Jersey Turnpike

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

Vermont Heating Oil to Contain Biodiesel

(National Biodiesel Board/Biodiesel Magazine)  Vermont continues the momentum for clean air policies in the North East by passing a requirement for renewable, cleaner-burning biodiesel to be used in home heating

May 27, 2011 Read Full Article

Cellulosic Fuel Production: One Step Closer to Standard Refining

by Ed Olson (Biorefining Magazine)  The advanced renewable fuel standard (RFS2) requires aggressively increasing amounts of cellulosic biofuels to be included in the fuel pool each year, and it is

May 26, 2011 0 comment Read Full Article

WikiLeaks: Saudis often Warned U.S. about Oil Speculators

by Kevin G. Hall (McClatchy Newspapers)  When oil prices hit a record $147 a barrel in July 2008, the Bush administration leaned on Saudi Arabia to pump more crude in

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

FAO and GBEP: Biofuels an Opportunity—Not a Threat—for Developing Nations

by Geoff Cooper (Renewable Fuels Association)  …Luddites and Malthusians have suggested that crop-based biofuels simply can’t provide significant volumes of energy for transportation without starving the world’s poor. …Of course,

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

25x'25 Alliance Responds to 'Draconian' Cuts to Farm Energy Program

(25 x ’25) The 25x’25 Alliance recognizes that all sectors must make sacrifices to achieve true reductions in spending and the national deficit. However, draconian cuts to a number ofUSDA renewable energy

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

ESF Produces ‘Next Generation of Biofuels’

(SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry)  Researchers work to make biobutanol from sustainable resource: wood …(S)cientists at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) are researching ways

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

3-Way Partnership Formed to Commercialize Biodiesel-Fueled Genset

by Bryan Sims (Biodiesel Magazine)  A three-way partnership between Angel Labs LLC, Industrial Green Power Inc. and Titan Biodiesel was forged whereby Angel Labs will deliver to market its ultra-efficient,

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

Biofuels and the Uncle Sam: How Much Can You Produce and When can You Produce It?

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …(T)he US Navy released an RFI that indicated that it will fuel the first 450,000 gallon fuel order for the Great Green Fleet via the

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

Taking It to the Hill: Making the Case for Advanced Biofuels to Congress

by Mike McAdams (Biorefining Magazine/Advanced Biofuels Association)  I recently had the privilege of testifying before the Energy and Power Subcommittee of the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce and

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

ARPA-E Fellows Program: An Energy Think Tank

The ARPA-E Fellows Program consists of highly technical scientists and researchers who will actively help create the strategic direction and vision of the country’s first agency devoted exclusively to transformational

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

Opportunities for Australia as Europe Seeks More Biofuel

(ABC Rural)   The European Union wants more of its transport fuel to be made from renewable biomass like canola oil. …EU member states can’t supply enough canola or soy

May 26, 2011 Read Full Article

New Report: Chemical Policy Reform Creates Jobs, Drives Innovation

(BlueGreen Alliance)  Economic Study Shows Shifting a Fifth of Plastics Production to Bioplastics Could Create More than 100,000 Jobs; New Markets in Sustainable Chemistry Enable Chemical Industry to Remain Competitive

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Groundbreaking Study Details Viable Pathway to Develop Sustainable Aviation Biofuels Industry in Northwest

(Sustainable Aviation Fuels Northwest)  Political support needed to jumpstart growth of domestic biofuels industry The Pacific Northwest has the diverse feedstocks, fuel-delivery infrastructure and political will needed to create a

May 25, 2011 0 comment Read Full Article

Delivering Cleantech to Market June 15, 2011 Ottawa, Ontario

  Delivering Cleantech to Market June 15, 2011 Ottawa, Ontario

Come here how Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is helping Canadian companies move their technologies from demonstration to commercialization at our 2011 Annual Public Meeting.  READ MORE

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

National Tractor Pullers Association Benefiting from Biodiesel

by Luke Geiver (Biodiesel Magazine)  In the past 20 years, the National Tractor Pulling Association has never seen as much excitement over a tractor pulling class as it did during

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

PetroVietnam to Export 85% of Fuel Ethanol Production over 2011-2013

by Michelle Ho (Platts)  State-owned refiner PetroVietnam plans to export around 85% of its fuel-grade ethanol production upon its startup until 2013, when it expects the Vietnamese government to implement

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Next Generation Fuel Economy Labels Arm Consumers with Information They Can Use

by Ray LaHood (Department of Transportation)  …Because of President Obama’s efforts and automakers’ innovations, Americans today have many more options for fuel-efficient vehicles than ever before.  And the new labels

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Biofuel Push Stalls In 'Car Crazy' Germany

by Eric Westervelt (NPR)  …And even though it’s cheaper, the new 10 percent ethanol gas is not something she’d risk putting into her car, the 32-year-old says. “You bet I’m

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Could This Be the Farm of the Future?

by Tom Quaife (Dairy Herd Network)  “Pretty amazing,” commented one man standing next to a demonstration model at the Alltech International Animal Health and Nutrition Symposium this week in Lexington,

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

California Fuels Report Released

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  A new report, “Projected Outlook for Next Generation and Alternative Transportation Fuels in California 2010-2030,” has been released. The report concludes that with current investments and

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Biofuels…Moving Alabama Forward May 26, 2011 Florence, AL

  Biofuels…Moving Alabama Forward May 26, 2011 Florence, AL

This one-day workshop will take place on Thursday, May 26th.  Its first time in Florence, will provide background and utilization prospects for a range of fuels including Compressed Natural Gas

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Zambia: Investor Sets Up Biofuel Plant

(AllAfrica)  Black Power Investment has set up a refinery plant which produces 3,000 litres of biofuel a day. …Mr Sheriff said the firm spent US$250,000 to acquire equipment which produces

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

BioPro Takes DIY Approach To Biofuels

(TechCrunch/Washington Post)  …The BioPro 190, made by Springboard, is a tall stainless steel box containing a biodiesel processor that that mixes, heats and separates used cooking oil, producing ready-to-pump biodiesel in

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Veggie Oil Shortage Slows County Biodiesel Plan

by Laura Johnson (Anniston Star)  Inside the Calhoun County Highway Department’s complex at McClellan, Eric Feemster brews batches of biodiesel fuel. …It’s a program that has garnered Calhoun County two

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Ceres Files $100M IPO – The Complete Digest Analysis

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …In California, energy crop breeder Ceres has filed for a $100 million IPO on Nasdaq, with Goldman Sachs and Barclays Capital as underwriters. …From the S-1:

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

OriginOil Receives Order for Large-Scale Algae Extraction System

(OriginOil)  MBD Energy places an order for a large-scale algae extraction system to be installed at the first of three commercial ‘CO2 to Energy’ power station projects in Australia. OriginOil,

May 25, 2011 Read Full Article

Presidential Memorandum–Federal Fleet Performance

(The White House)  The Federal Government operates the largest fleet of light duty vehicles in America.  We owe a responsibility to American citizens to lead by example and contribute to

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Majestic Muck: Can Pond Scum Revive Airlines?

by Jennifer Booton (Fox Business)  …Many aviation and renewable-energy experts have expressed optimism that biofuels made from algae and certain plants will one day lessen airlines’ dependency on petroleum, while

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

As Jet Fuel Prices Soar, a Green Option Nears the Runway

by Marianne Lavelle   (National Geographic News)  …The standards-setting body ASTM International is set to vote this summer on certification

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Brazilian Jet Biofuel Ventures Blossom as Jatropha 'Field to Wing' Platform Adds a New International R&D Partner

(GreenAirOnline)  Global industrial crops technology company Quinvita is the latest to join a new biofuel alliance that has come together

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

World Economic Forum Report Identifies Biofuels as the 'Game Changer' to Achieve Aviation Emissions Targets

(GreenAirOnline)  An aviation sustainability report from the World Economic Forum finds that achieving the industry’s target of halving its carbon

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Worldwide Biofuels Production Guidelines Set by G8-Led Group of Nations

by Jim Efstathiou Jr. (Bloomberg)  The U.S. and China led 23 nations in agreeing on the the first guidelines for producing

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

EdeniQ Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony in California

by Brian Sims (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  State, county and city dignitaries were on hand to witness the official groundbreaking last

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2012 Agriculture Appropriations Bill

(US House of Representatives Appropriations Committee) The House Appropriations Committee today (May 23, 2011) released the subcommittee draft of the

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Survey Says Consumers Consider Ethanol A Green Product

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  In a study released by Genencor during the BIO World Congress in Toronto, when U.S. consumers were

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Biomass '11: Renewable Power, Fuels, and Chemicals Conference July 26–27, 2011 Grand Forks, ND

  Biomass '11: Renewable Power, Fuels, and Chemicals Conference July 26–27, 2011 Grand Forks, ND

Biomass, such as agricultural residues, straws, grasses, wood residues, animal wastes, and algae, is increasing as a marketable renewable resource

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

USDA Chief Touts Ethanol's Benefits

by Andy Humbles (The Tennessean)  He lauds TN’s key role in development of rising biofuel …U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Ethanol Subsidy Phaseout is Necessary, Pawlenty Says

by Jason Clayworth (Des Moines Register/Juice)  What once would have been considered a bold, even politically suicidal, call to do

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Biodiesel New Zealand Establishes Nelson Distribution Hub

(Scoop)  Biodiesel New Zealand is establishing a bulk distribution facility in Nelson to supply upper South Island customers with both

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Extreme Biodiesel Contracted With a Algae Oil Company to Produce Biodiesel Fuel for a "Million Mile Test" With Major Trucking Company

(Agoracom)  BookMerge Technology, Inc. , through its wholly owned subsidiary, Extreme Biodiesel, has contracted with a Algae Oil Company to

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Extreme Biodiesel Selected to Produce Biodiesel for Two Major Supermarkets

(Agoracom)  BookMerge Technology, Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Extreme Biodiesel, has been selected to produce biodiesel for two major

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Osage Bio Energy Cancels Startup, Puts Barley Ethanol Plant up for Sale

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Virginia, Osage Bio Energy announced that its board of directors has decided to market the

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

“The $1.01 a Gallon Tax Credit Will Help, but We Could Live without It”: Genencor

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Genencor CEO Tjerk de Ruiter says, “As long as they create a mandate, the $1.01

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Big Food Shifting the Blame Higher Grocery Costs

by Chris Thorne (Growth Energy/NewsOK) letter to editor:  Regarding “Corn ethanol is burning up food budgets” (Point of View, May

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Setting the Record Straight: Ethanol is Best Solution

by Mark Borer (Mansfield News Journal) Letter to Editor:  …Importantly, all of corn’s high-value components, protein and fat, are returned

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Brazil´s Biofuel Drama Goes Global

by Eric Ehrmann (Huffington Post) Speculators hedging uncertainty in world energy markets are again making renewable fuels derived from corn,

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

European Commission Funds Global Project to Produce Ethanol, Biodiesel and Bioproducts from Algae

(PR-Inside)  Nine partners from seven countries have joined in an innovative project to show that ethanol, biodiesel and bioproducts can be

May 24, 2011 Read Full Article

Reaction Engineering and Catalysis Training (REACT) Workshop August 10-11, 2011 Rapid City, SD

  Reaction Engineering and Catalysis Training (REACT) Workshop August 10-11, 2011 Rapid City, SD

(South Dakota School of Mines and Technology)  The REACT workshop will provide attendees with a basic foundation in chemical reaction engineering

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

Expanding Market and Future Use for Diesel Fuel and Vehicle Technology, Greater Use of Biodiesel in the Southeast and Prospects for Second Generation Renewable Diesel Fuels

(Diesel Technology Forum)  A near-capacity room of Congressional staff members, industry and energy representatives gathered on Capitol Hill on May

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

Improving Ethanol Production Economics

(WOWT.com)  Iowa State University’s Hans van Leeuwen has moved his research team’s award-winning idea for improving ethanol production from a laboratory

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

E85 Holds Price Edge over Traditional Gas

by Jon Chavez (Toledo Blade)  The price spread isn’t as much as it was a week ago, but ethanol-blended gasoline

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

Ethanol Proponents Say Pump Up Its Benefits

(KELOLAND.com) …High fuel costs are once again fueling the debate about alternative energy sources. And with ethanol one of South

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

A.I.M. Interview: NASA Ame's Dr. Leslie Bebout

by David Schwartz  (Algae Industry Magazine)  …Dr. Leslie Bebout (who goes by “Lee”) heads the team of microbial ecologists at

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

UPS Begins Using Renewable Biodiesel at Major U.S. Hub

(National Biodiesel Board/PRNewsWire)  What can Brown do for you?  For a start, it’s making your world greener by using cleaner

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

Biofuels Digest Community Debuts Online: Social Media for Biofuels

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)   Today, the Digest is launching our new online Biofuels Digest Community, going to the

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

Agrivida Teaches Biofuel Crops to Self-Destruct

by Martin LaMonica (CNET)  … Agrivida is using genetic engineering and other techniques from the biotech industry to create proteins with specific

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

Should Government Keep Financially Supporting Ethanol? (The Debate 5/23-5/27)

(Minnesota Public Radio News)  The Assertion: The state and federal government should continue subsidizing ethanol Ethanol’s promise as America’s path

May 23, 2011 Read Full Article

Do Biofuels Reduce Greenhouse Gases?

by Kevin Bullis  (MIT’s Technology Review)  A new study fuels the debate over the impact of growing crops for fuel.

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

Scheub Says $600 Million Committed to Ethanol Production

by Bill Dolan (Northwest Indiana Times)  Lake County Commissioner Gerry Scheub, D-Merrillville, announced Thursday that an out-of-state investment firm is

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

Start up of Osage Plant a Concern for Hopewell, Va, Officials

by Holly Jessen (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Nearly a year after Virginia’s first ethanol plant was scheduled to be producing ethanol,

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

The American Ethanol Racecar Making Its Debut in Kansas!

(Growth Energy)  The American Ethanol NASCAR racecar is making its grand entrance. At the June 5th NASCAR Kansas Speedway Sprint

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

The Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference, Day 2: We Need the Money

by Will Dalen Rice  (Earth Science Erratics)   … The ALBC was more of a business conference than it was a

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

MIT Adds to the Cap-and-Trade Debate

by James Ott (Aviation Week)  A report from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) should be required reading for environmental

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

U.S. Scraps Letter Grades for Cars

by Josh Mitchell and Stephen Power (Wall Street Journal)   The Obama administration has scrapped a proposal to assign new

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

University of Vermont Biomass to Biofuels Course September 2-October 8, 2011

  University of Vermont Biomass to Biofuels Course September 2-October 8, 2011

Dates: September 2 to October 8, 2011 Days/Time: Fridays & Saturdays 1:00PM – 4:30PM; 2 of the Saturday field trips

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

DOE Announces Funding for U.S.-India Joint Clean Energy Research and Development Center

(US Department of Energy)  As part of the Partnership to Advance Clean Energy announced by President Obama and Prime Minister

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

Eucalyptus Tree Genome Deciphered

(EurekAlert!)  Key to new possibilities for renewable bioproducts The key to the survival of forestry in South Africa as well

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

Bio Energy of Malawi to Build $18 Million Jatropha Plant, Daily Times Says

by Frank Jomo (Bloomberg)  Bio Energy Resources Ltd. of Malawi plans to build an $18 million plant to produce bio-fuels from

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

Portland-Area Sea Scouts Learn All Things Nautical, from Sailing a Ketch to Converting a Mine Sweeper to Biodiesel

(The Oregonian)  …the Tsunami, recently won the most prestigious national honor awarded by Sea Scouts: the position of National Flagship.

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

Propel Fuels Opens Station in Hometown of Redwood City, CA

(Awake at the Wheel)  Residents and passersthrough of CA’s Bay Area Peninsula have a new choice in fueling with the

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

Development Showcase: Champagne-Ardennes, France

by Jim Lane and Ben Lazarus (Biofuels Digest)  …To be an ideal location for bioenergy projects, a site must have

May 20, 2011 Read Full Article

National Advanced Biofuels Consortium: How Biomass Fits into the Petroleum Infrastructure

(National Advanced Biofuels Consortium)  This 55-slide presentation from a National Advanced Biofuels Consortium Webinar describes the organization and work of

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Algal Harvesting Progress Update from DOE

(Algae Industry Magazine)  Joyce Yang, Technology Development Manager for the Department of Energy’s Biomass Program in the Office of Energy

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Scientists to Grow Experimental Biofuel Grass at Chernobyl

(Monsters and Critics)  Scientists are to plant and harvest grass inside the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone in an experiment to determine

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Australia and India Tie the Knot on Biotech Research and Free Trade

by Joelle Brink (Biofuels Digest Asia)  …(T)wo of the world’s major biofuel producing nations, India and Australia, announced a joint

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Talking Tubers—Energy Beets to Ethanol

by Cole Gustafson  (Ethanol Producer Magazine/North Dakota State University)  …Why beets? The Northern Plains is the nation’s lowest-cost producer of

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Ending the Enzyme Enigma

by Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)   Figuring out how to produce enzymes at a feasible cost is just part

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

DGs Could End up in Plastics if Biocomposite Facility Is Built

by Holly Jessen (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Distillers grains as a component in plastics? You bet, if two Nebraska companies achieve

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

India Could Replace Gasoline Imports With Ethanol by 2020, Study Shows

By Natalie Obiko Pearson   (Bloomberg)   …India can potentially harvest enough bagasse, rice husk and sugar waste to produce as

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Vietnam’s Dung Quat Ethanol Plant Set for October Start

(Argus Media)  State-owned Vietnamese oil firm PetroVietnam is on track to start production at its 100mn litre/yr (1,700 b/d) Dung

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Air Force Thunderbirds to Demonstrate Flights with Biomass Fuels

(WJLA TV ABC7)  The United States Air Force Thunderbirds flight demonstration team has been testing the use of “green” biomass

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Everett Boatbuilder's African Ferry Almost Ready for Service

by Kurt Batdorf  (Snohomish County Business Journal)  Thain Boatworks’ effort to bring reliable ferry service back to east Africa’s Lake

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Analyser Detects FAMEs in Aviation Turbine Fuel

(Laboratory Talk)  PAC has released an analyser that is designed to detect traces of fatty acid methyl esters (FAMEs), more

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Brazil: Attitude before Altitude, Part 3

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …In part 3, we look at 12 companies and compare and contrast the Brazilian and

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

Vantage Point: Views on Food, Fuel and Land Use May 24, 2011 Webinar

  Vantage Point: Views on Food, Fuel and Land Use May 24, 2011 Webinar

It wasn’t long ago that the World Bank debunked the report that claimed biofuels cause food prices to increase.  Still, the

May 19, 2011 Read Full Article

ATAG's Steele: Airline Industry Needs Biofuel

by Aaron Karp (ATW)  Air Transport Action Group Executive Director Paul Steele said the airline industry failing to achieve its

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

Bill Would Extend Defense Dept.'s Biofuels Contracting Ability

by Erin Voegele (Biodiesel Magazine)  On May 11, Rep. Jay Inslee, D-Wash., introduced legislation that would authorize the U.S. Department

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

Vote to Hike Taxes on Oil Fails in Senate, 52-48; Dems Vow to Revive It

by Andrew Restuccia (The Hill/E2Wire)  The Senate on Tuesday rejected a bill that would have ended $21 billion worth of

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

Oops! DOE Goofs Difference between Biodiesel and Renewable Diesel

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Washington, the DOE’s Energy Blog identified the Diamond Green renewable diesel project as “a biodiesel

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

NAA Launches Commercial Opportunities Webpage

(Algae Industry Magazine)  The National Algae Association has launched a Commercial Opportunities page on its website in response to a

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

Korea Leads Marine Biofuel Industry

(Arirang News)  Marine plants are being cultivated in waters off the southwestern coast of Korea. This is seaweed named gracilaria,

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

40% ethanol, 60% diesel buses offer 6% fuel savings, says Iveco

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Brazil, Iveco is testing its new 40% ethanol, 60% diesel bus engines to see how

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

An Update on the US Energy Department’s Loan Programs

by Jonathan Silver (US Department of Energy)  …One of the three types of loans or loan guarantees offered by our

May 18, 2011 Read Full Article

Lignofuels 2011 September 28-29 Copenhagen, Denmark

  Lignofuels 2011 September 28-29 Copenhagen, Denmark

Lignofuels 2011 – Optimising the Production of Fuels from Lignocellulosic Feedstocks Join us once again at ACI’s 2nd Annual Lignofuels

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

The Comprehensive Certification and Documentation of Biodiesel

(UFOP)  From the field into the tank and back again According to legislation in effect since the beginning of 2011,

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Why It’s Wrong to Agree with the Malthusians about Ethanol

by Robert Zubrin   (Pajamas Media)  Rising food prices are the result of rising oil prices, not a growing market for

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

UK Renewable Energy Review: Another Acceptance of International Indirect Land Use Change (ILUC) Arguments Without Analysis

by Robert Kozak  (Advanced Biofuels USA)  The UK Committee on Climate Change, an “independent statutory body which was established under

May 17, 2011 0 comment Read Full Article

Study Finds 11-Year Gap Between Announced Wood Biofuel Production and Commercial Viability of In-Development Technologies; Cellulosic Ethanol Won't Materially Contribute to EPA Renewable Fuel Targets by 2022

(PR NewsWire/Forisk)  A new study evaluates the viability of the wood-based transportation fuel sector in the United States.  Wood biofuel projects

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

TiECON East 2011 June 2-3 Waltham, MA

  TiECON East 2011 June 2-3 Waltham, MA

TiECON East is one of the largest annual entrepreneurship conferences started in 1998 in Boston to facilitate sharing of best

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

World Biofuels Markets September 28-29, 2011 Sao Paulo, Brazil

  World Biofuels Markets September 28-29, 2011 Sao Paulo, Brazil

Join us at World Biofuels Markets Brazil 2011 to drill down to the key opportunities in this region right now.  With

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Aviation Biofuels July 4-5, 2011 Geneva, Switzerland

  Aviation Biofuels July 4-5, 2011 Geneva, Switzerland

IATA Training:   Learn the challenges of integrating aviation biofuels with conventional jet fuel and their potential to reduce carbon

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

$70 Billion Investment Required to Meet Aviation Biofuel Ambitions, although Industry denies Setting Target

(GreenAirOnline)  An investment of up to $70 billion will be required to meet aviation biofuel targets, and is needed now,

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Letter to Congress From U.S. Biofuels Leaders: Don't Mess With RFS

(Advanced Biofuels Association/PR NewsWire)  Sending a significant signal of industry unity to Capitol Hill, the leading advocates of the U.S.

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

The Big Science Challenge With Biofuel: A Chat with ISB’s Nitin Baliga

by Luke Timmerman (Xconomy Seattle)   …Scientists have been working for a long time on various alternatives to fossil fuels

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

The Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference: Summarized by a Newbie to the Field

by Will Dalen Rice (Earth Science Erratics)  When looking at ways to reduce our energy dependence on foreign countries, biofuels

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

New U.S. Institutes Help Tackle Cleantech Workforce Shortage

by Maria Gallucci (SolveClimate News)  Training academies are cropping up to steer students and professionals into clean energy industries that

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

New Study Breaks Link Between Land Use, Biofuels

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  In a new study released today (May 16, 2011) by Michigan State University (MSU), biofuel production in

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Hoover Institution Press Today Releases Book Highlighting the Implications of Federal Corn Ethanol Policy Corn Ethanol: Who Pays? Who Wins? By Ken G. Glozer

(BusinessWire)  Hoover Institution Press today released Corn Ethanol: Who Pays? Who Wins? by Ken G. Glozer. In Corn Ethanol, Ken Glozer presents

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

A&M Developing BioFuel from Island Plants

by Lindsay Curtis (KZTV10)  … The algae is harvested at the plant and spun down into a concentrated gel. Dr. Tzachi

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Port of Vancouver, USA First to Step up to Biodiesel Challenge

(Port Technology International)   The Port of Vancouver, USA is one of the first pots in the United States to replace

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Project to Turn Nearly Any Organic Waste into Biofuels

by Melissa O’Neil Perdue (Washington State University)  An innovative idea for making advanced biofuels such as jet fuel, diesel and gasoline

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

ZeaChem Signs Binding Feedstock Agreement with GreenWood Tree Farms to Supply its First Commercial Biorefinery

(Yahoo!Finance/BusinessWire)   ZeaChem Inc., a developer of biorefineries for the conversion of renewable biomass into sustainable fuels and chemicals, today announced

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

10 Hot Algae Extraction Technologies (and 5 Stealth Projects to Keep an Eye on)

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …AER Sustainable Energy – enzymatic hydrolysis This Ireland-based group, set up in 2006, applied for

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Formidable Fungal Force Counters Biofuel Plant Pathogens

(US Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute)  Fungi play significant ecological and economic roles. They can break down organic matter,

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Beyond Food vs. Fuel: FAO Finds Integrated Food and Energy Farming Could Save the Poor and the Planet

by Joelle Brink (Biofuels Digest Asia)  Before the advent of cheap petroleum, farmers often had their own “fuel patch” of

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Campaign against Biofuels Stops at DfT Office

(Green Car Website)  Anti-poverty charity ActionAid has launched a new anti-biofuels campaign targeting Transport Secretary Philip Hammond by using adverts on buses

May 17, 2011 Read Full Article

Food v. Fuel Revisited

by Daryll E. Ray and Harwood D. Schaffer  (Daily Yonder)  …As we listen to this debate, the implied assumption is

May 16, 2011 Read Full Article

A Renewable Twist on Fossil Fuels

by Tracey Bryant (University of Delaware)  Pulling valuable fuels out of thin air? It sounds like magic, but Joel Rosenthal, a

May 16, 2011 Read Full Article

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