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Webinar: Global Solutions for Global Challenges: International Collaborations to Advance Bioenergy Research December 5, 2012 1:00PM ET

  Webinar:  Global Solutions for Global Challenges: International Collaborations to Advance Bioenergy Research      December 5, 2012    1:00PM ET

Presenters will highlight the progress of ongoing research collaborations among scientists supported by the Energy Department and researchers from China, Brazil, and other countries around the world. Scientists from the

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Vnesheconombank, Bright Capital, and Renmatix Consider Implementation of an Investment Project in Biochemical and Biofuels Industries

(MSN Money/PR NewsWire)  During the first Moscow International Forum for Innovative Development Open Innovations, the State Corporation ‘Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs’ (Vnesheconombank), venture capital firm Bright Capital

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SAE International Book Takes You Inside the Workings of a Grand Prix Motorcycle Engine

(Business Journals/SAE/PR NewsWire)  SAE International offers a book that takes readers inside engines of World Championship Grand Prix motorcycles, detailing the design concepts that make them work. “Engine Design Concepts

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Bio Architecture Lab, Xunshan Group to Co-Develop 
Integrated Biorefinery

by Jim Lane (Biobased Digest)  Partnership aims for fuels, chemicals & co-products from brown seaweed In California, Bio Architecture Lab announced an agreement with China’s Xunshan Group, the world’s largest

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Profiling Team Romney: Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman

by Susanne Retka Schill (Biodiesel Magazine)  If Republican candidate Mitt Romney wins the election, there’s a good chance Nebraska will once again send a native son to Washington to serve in

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REG Begins $20 Million Upgrade to Minn.-Based Biodiesel Plant

by Ron Kotrba (Biodiesel Magazine) … Originally designed as a facility to process vegetable oils such as soybean oil, the $20 million upgrades will allow the facility to take in lower-cost

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E2 Report Projects Increased Advanced Biofuel Production

(Biomass Magazine)  A report published by Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) demonstrates that the biofuel industry is well-positioned to meet increased demand for advanced biofuels, which will be driven by the federal

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F.O. Licht’s Sugar and Ethanol Asia February 26-27, 2013 Bangkok, Thailand

  F.O. Licht’s Sugar and Ethanol Asia   February 26-27, 2013   Bangkok, Thailand

F.O. Licht’s Sugar and Ethanol Asia, which is now in its 7th year, takes place at a time when Asia has moved into the limelight of the sugar and ethanol

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Danish Firm Develops Enzyme to Boost Ethanol Output by 2.5 Percent

by Christopher Doering (Des Moines Register)  Novozymes said it has developed a new enzyme called Avantec that allows more ethanol to be produced from corn. The Danish industrial enzymes maker

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Visiting Farmers See Cattle/Ethanol Operation

by Cindy Zimmerman (DomesticFuel.com)  A group of 17 farmers from Canada, Honduras, India, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, South Africa, Swaziland, United Kingdom, Uruguay, US, Zambia, and Zimbabwe had the chance

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Cattle, Corn Contribute to Ethanol Bonanza

by Art Hovey (Lincoln Journal Star)  The economic bounce that comes from the combination of corn and cattle in Nebraska “is unmatched any other place in the country,” agricultural economist

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Algae Tehnology Europe December 5-7, 2012 Ghent, Belgium

  Algae Tehnology Europe   December 5-7, 2012    Ghent, Belgium

Algae Technology Platform Europe: Investors Meet Developers will be on Day 1, December 5, 2012. A practical short course on Algae Harvesting and Processing for Value Added Applications will be

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A Million Tonnes of DDGs Pushed onto UK Market

(All About Feed)  Two huge wheat-for-ethanol plants are coming on stream in Britain supplying and extra one million tonnes of distillers grains to the animal feed industry. Material from these

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Neste Oil Opens First European Biofuel-from-Waste Pilot Plant

(Energy Efficiency News)  Finnish firm Neste Oil officially opened its first European pilot plant for producing microbial oil from waste material in Porvoo, Finland on Friday. …Neste Oil, meanwhile, has invested €8

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Kenoi: Biodiesel Deal of No Benefit to Residents, County

by Erin Miller (West Hawaii Today)  Aina Koa Pono’s biodiesel proposal isn’t a good deal for Hawaii County residents, Mayor Billy Kenoi said Monday, hours before the Public Utilities Commission

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California, No Longer the State Where the Future Happens First

by James L. Stewart (Biofuels Digest/BioEnergy Producers Association)  For the past decade, repressive provisions in statute have discouraged developers of conversion technologies from operating in California. Among its statutory roadblocks,

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SG Biofuels Expands Jatropha Platform; Confirms $99 Per Barrel Crude Jatropha Oil

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Jatropha 2.0 crude oil costs drops below Brent crude petroleum price In California, SG Biofuels announced at Advanced Biofuels Markets that it has expanded its

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Los Angeles County Votes in Favor of Waste-to-Energy Development

by Erin Voegele (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  In California, Los Angeles County is taking action to support the development of technologies to convert landfill waste into biofuels and biopower. In late

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European Next Generation Biofuels Webinar November 19, 2012

  European Next Generation Biofuels Webinar   November 19, 2012

New European Biofuels Policies   11:00AM ET  Free In October, the European Commission proposed major changes to their existing biofuels policy. Under the new proposals, the EC will limit edible feedstock-based

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Denmark Sets High Goals for Renewables

by Roger Moore (Ethanol Producer Magazine/Leifmark LLC)  …If you’re Denmark, and practically surrounded by the North Sea, global warming and the anticipated rise in the ocean level tend to focus

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Mixing Lignocellulosic Slurries Presents Challenges

by Gregory T. Benz  (Ethanol Producer Magazine/Benz Technology International Inc.)  Lignocellulosic slurries have long been used for paper production as well as for feedstock for water-soluble polymer production, such as carboxy

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Ethanol Production from Paper Industry Sludge Examined

by Ronalds Gonzalez (Ethanol Producer Magazine/North Carolina State University)  The concept of converting paper industry sludge to ethanol has been intensively studied in the past decade. Recently, research at North

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Verifying Forest Sustainability

by Charles A. Levesque and Eric W. Kingsley (Innovative Natural Resource Solutions LLC/Biomass Magazine)  Increased talk about the use of woody biomass for energy in the U.S. has many people wondering

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Missouri High School Prepares to Expand Biodiesel Production Center

by Ron Kotrba  (Biodiesel Magazine)  In Fenton, Mo., Rockwood Summit High School students and chemistry teacher Darrin Peters have taken hands-on learning to a whole new level with biodiesel production.

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Central European Initiative Ministerial Meeting on Science and Technology and Biofuels Conference Pave the Way for Promoting a Bio-based Economy in CEI Region

(Central European Initiative)  Ministers of Science and their representatives from 18 CEI Member States, together with High Officials from the European Commission and from international scientific institutions attended the CEI Ministerial

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Aurora Algae’s Matt Caspari On Growing Algae in Australia

(Algae Industry Magazine)  Recently Aurora Algae announced the successful completion of requirements for a two million dollar (AUD) Low Emissions Energy Development (LEED) grant, which has been used to advance the Company’s

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A.I.M. Interview: Heliae’s Dan Simon

by David Schwartz (Algae Industry Magazine)  Heliae is the 9th startup for CEO Dan Simon, and the company is finally at his favorite stage. “We are completing our charge through

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CALL FOR PAPERS: 21st European Biomass Conference and Exhibition June 3-7, 2013 Copenhagen, Denmark DEADLINE: January 21, 2013

  CALL FOR PAPERS:  21st European Biomass Conference and Exhibition June 3-7, 2013 Copenhagen, Denmark  DEADLINE:  January 21, 2013

The Call for Abstracts is now open. Be part of the main annual meeting for the international biomass community and present your latest scientific and technological results to biomass specialists

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2nd Annual Southern Bioenergy Networks Meeting December 4-5, 2012 West Memphis, AR

  2nd Annual Southern Bioenergy Networks Meeting   December 4-5, 2012   West Memphis, AR

The Southern Bioenergy Networks Meeting will be a collection of leaders representing state and regional renewable and bioenergy-advocacy organizations.  The Southeast Agriculture and Forest Energy Resources (SAFER) Alliance and the 25x’25 Alliance is convening

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Biofuels Companies Drop Biomass and Turn to Natural Gas

by Kevin Bullis (MIT Technology Review)  The high cost of making biofuel from cellulosic sources is prompting a new strategy. Calysta Energy, a recently unveiled startup based in Menlo Park,

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The Underlying Objection

by Susanne Retka Schill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Is there something deeper going on in all this anti-ethanol rhetoric? Is there some sort of philosophical underlying problem? …So, is it anti-corn? Is

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Solar Power, Coconut Biofuel to Meet 150% of Pacific Nation’s Electricity Demand

by Mridul Chadha (Clean Technica)  Solar power plants and coconut biofuel-powered generators will be switched on in Tokelau next week as the three-atoll administered region of New Zealand gears up to become the

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Scottish Buses Switch up to B30 Biofuel

(The Green Car Website)  Stagecoach buses in Scotland are cleaning up their act with a new blend of biofuel. Some 530 buses and coaches in East Scotland area and almost

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NRC Flies the World's First Civil Jet Powered by 100 Percent Biofuel

(MarketWire/National Research Council of Canada)  Historic Milestone for the Aviation and Sustainable Energy Industries The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) achieved a major milestone for the aviation industry today as it

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ZeaChem Completes Construction of Cellulosic Ethanol Biorefinery

(ZeaChem)  ZeaChem Inc., developer of highly-efficient biorefineries, today announced that it has completed construction of its 250,000 gallons per year (GPY) cellulosic ethanol biorefinery in Boardman, Oregon. The project was

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The 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy and 30 Hottest Companies in Renewable Chemicals and Biobased Materials for 2012-13 Are Announced

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)   In California, Renewable oils developer Solazyme took the #1 spot in the 2012-13 “50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy” rankings, announced today by Biofuels Digest

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Union of Concerned Scientists: 680 Million Tons of U.S. Biomass Available by 2030

by Erin Voegele (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  The Union of Concerned Scientists has published a report that shows that biomass feedstock has the potential to dramatically increase our nation’s renewable energy

October 29, 2012 Read Full Article

Will Global Biofuel Investments Continue?

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  Historically, 2009 was a hard year for biofuels. Biofuel spending was down to $5.6 billion from $15.4 billion in 2008. Investments in the industry focused on

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Bioenergy in the High School Classroom: Bioprospecting Lab

(Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center)  Bioprospecting Lab: In collaboration with 2011 Research Experience for Teachers participant Craig Kohn and GLBRC scientists in Cameron Currie’s Lab at UW-Madison, we are developing

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Reflections on Developments in the Biorefinery Industry: 4th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference

by Stefaniya Becking* (Advanced Biofuels USA)  The 4th Nordic Wood Biorefinery conference held in Helsinki, Finland (October 23-25, 2012) brought together over 300 people from around 30 countries. The organizers

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REAP Grants Include Money for Blender Pumps

by Holly Jessen (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  A total of $16 million in investment for 244 projects received funding from the USDA’s Rural Energy for America Program, including several blender pumps

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Profiling Team Romney: US Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas

by Ron Kotrba (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s short list of possible energy secretaries includes Tea Party-backed U.S. Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, the House energy committee chairman

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Profiling Team Romney: Florida Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam

by Tim Portz (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  At 22 years of age, fifth-generation cattle rancher and citrus grower Adam Putnam was elected to the Florida House of Representatives and was later

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USDA GAIN Report Outlines Status of Spain's Ethanol Industry

by Erin Voegele (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  The UDSA Foreign Agricultural Service recently published a Global Agricultural Information Network report outlining Spain’s ethanol industry. The report,” titled “Spain’s Bioethanol Standing Report,”

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BSR Publishes Sustainability Report, Seeks Public Comments

by Erin Voegele (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  BSR, a nonprofit membership organization focused on consulting, research and cross-sector collaboration, has released a new report that assesses the sustainability impacts of commercial

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German Greentech Report Highlights Biomass, Biofuels

by Erin Voegele (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  The German Federal Environmental Ministry has released an environmental technology atlas produced by Roland Gerger Strategy Consultants. The report, titled “GreenTech made in Germany

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Profiling Team Romney: Continental Resources' Harold Hamm and American Petroleum Institute's Jack Gerard

by Anna Simet  (Biodiesel Magazine)  Harold Hamm, a.k.a. “America’s Oil Man,” is chairman of Romney’s energy policy advisory team and likely his first runner-up choice for energy secretary after American Petroleum

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Indonesia Has Potential For Ethanol-Fuel Cars: GM

by Heru Andriyanto  (Jakarta Globe)   Indonesia might be a potential market for ethanol-fueled cars, following in the footsteps of other sugarcane-producing nations like Brazil that promote the alternative source to fossil

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Scientists Make Case for Sustainable Approach to Bioenergy

by Susanne Retka Schill  (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Increasing demand for bioenergy feedstock is generating debates about food versus fuel and indirect land-use change. An interdisciplinary team of 11 scientists from seven

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Google Tests Biofuel Car

(Environmental Leader)  Google has been using Cool Planet Energy Systems’ biofuel blend to run a fleet vehicle at the search giant’s Mountain View, Calif. campus, according to the energy-tech startup.

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Petrobras, Fisheries Ministry Partner to Study Fish Oil Biodiesel

(Petrobras/ Biodiesel Magazine)  Petrobras Biofuel and the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture signed a memorandum of understanding to expand cooperative programs focused on the exploration and production of biodiesel from

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Camelina Researchers on Cutting Edge of Biofuel, Nutraceutical, Livestock Possibilities

by Heidi Gaiser (Daily Interlake)  The four partners of Clearwater Biologicals are working to turn a crop popular in the Bronze Age into a 21st-century source of fuel and nutrients

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Why Cellulosic Ethanol Depends on a Renewable Fuel Standard

by RP Siegel (TriplePundit)  … 3p: If you look at where we today relative to the RFS, it says that by the year 2022, a total of 21 billion gallons of biofuel needs to

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Novozymes Acquires 10% of Beta Renewables for $115M; Companies to Jointly Market, Demonstrate and Guarantee Cellulosic Biofuel Solutions.

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Novozymes becomes preferred enzyme supplier for Beta Renewables’ current and future cellulosic biofuel projects; embedded in Proesa production technology. In Denmark and Italy, Novozymes, the

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Honeywell Green Jet Fuel(TM) Powers Gulfstream Flights To NBAA

(Honeywell/MarketWatch/PR NewsWire)  Five aircraft fly together for the first time using renewable jet fuel to National Business Aviation Association convention UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, announced today that Honeywell Green Jet

October 29, 2012 Read Full Article

A.I.M. Interview: ASU’s Dr. Milton Sommerfeld

by David Schwartz (Algae Industry Magazine)  Big algae news in the state of Arizona is the $15 million award by the Department of Energy to Arizona State University to establish

October 29, 2012 Read Full Article

Saudi Arabia, World's Leading Oil Producer, to Go "Green" at Home?

by John Daly (OilPrice.com) Renewable energy, currently a Republican object of derision and attack on the Obama administration in next month’s U.S. presidential election, may have found a most unlikely

October 28, 2012 Read Full Article

Biofuels Research Project Aims To Study Sustainable Development

by Nino Marchetti (EarthTechling)  One of the major issues facing those growing biofuel crops are finding suitable locations where they can be grown sustainably, avoiding competition with food crops for land resources.

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

Integration of Biodiesel RIN Verification in the BQ-9000 Program

by Pete Moss (Biodiesel Magazine)  BQ-9000 is the gold standard for quality control in the biodiesel industry. The accreditation program was developed by the National Biodiesel Board to ensure better

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

EcoEngineers RIN Program Manages 300 MMgy of Biodiesel Capacity

by Jim Baker (EcoEngineeers/Biodiesel Magazine)  Last October, EcoEngineers unveiled its RIN Quality Assurance Program to address RIN fraud that was destabilizing biodiesel RIN markets. At that time, the idea of

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

NYC Biodiesel-Blended Heating Oil Requirement Starts Oct. 1

(National Biodiesel Board/Biodiesel Magazine)  As New York City residents prepare for another winter, they can take comfort in knowing their

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

Firm Offers 'Phased Financing' for Biodiesel Process Facilities

by Ron Kotrba (Biodiesel Magazine)  Nevada-based biodiesel equipment provider International Procurement Tools LLC has announced what it is calling “phased

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Alternative Clean Transportation Expo June 24-27, 2013 Washington, DC DEADLINE: December 14, 2012

  CALL FOR PAPERS:  Alternative Clean Transportation Expo June 24-27, 2013 Washington, DC  DEADLINE: December 14, 2012

The goal of ACT Expo is to inspire increased implementation of alternative fuel and clean vehicle technologies in all vehicle

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Alternative Clean Transportation Expo June 24-27, 2013 Washington, DC

  Alternative Clean Transportation Expo   June 24-27, 2013    Washington, DC

Now in its third year, the Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo is the transportation industry’s largest alternative fuels and advanced

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

Engineering Microbes for Sustainable Manufacturing and Better Biofuels

by Ysabel Yates (Renewable Energy World)   …Using microbes to create useful products is nothing new. Humans have been doing

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

New Advanced Fuels Center Dedicated

by Tim Leeds (Havre Daily News)  A standing-room-only crowd filled a newly re-opened building at Montana State University-Northern to hear

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

Biofuel Criticism Draws Rebuttal

by Gene Lucht (Iowa Farmer Today)  …That’s what Craig Floss did when several speakers spoke derisively about biofuels during this

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

Biofuels Must be a Larger Part of Future Energy Mix: Global Renewable Fuels Alliance

(Global Renewable Fuels Alliance/Renewable Fuels Association)  As world and energy industry leaders gather today (october 22, 2012) in Dubai at

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In a World Hungry for Biofuels, Food Security Must Come First

by Olivier De Schutter (The Guardian)  …The new starting point should be to put food security first. Globally, 25% of land

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

UK Government Uncertainty over Whether to Include International Aviation Emissions in Carbon Budgets

(GreenAirOnline)   With emissions from aviation and shipping likely to make up a quarter of the total UK output by 2050,

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

Notice of Public Meeting to Establish the FAA Center of Excellence (COE) for Alternative Jet Fuels and Environment (AJF&E) November 15-16, 2012 Washington, DC

  Notice of Public Meeting to Establish the FAA Center of Excellence (COE) for Alternative Jet Fuels and Environment (AJF&E)  November 15-16, 2012  Washington, DC

(Federal Aviation Administration)  SUMMARY: The FAA is forming a COE for AJF&E during FY-13. The COE will be a consortium of

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Wood Completely Broken Down into Its Component Parts

(Fraunhofer Center for Chemical-Biotechnological Processes)  Crude oil is getting scarce. This is why researchers are seeking to substitute petroleum-based products

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

POET-DSM Makes Major Technology, Process Purchase for Commercial Cellulosic Bio-Ethanol

(POET)  POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels has contracted for a key technology/process component in breaking down cellulose to produced advanced biofuel. POET-DSM

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

The October Surprise: BP Cancels Plans for US Cellulosic Ethanol Plant

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Florida, BP announced it is canceling plans to build a 36 million gallon commercial-scale

October 26, 2012 Read Full Article

BIO International Convention April 22-25, 2013 Chicago, IL

  BIO International Convention   April 22-25, 2013  Chicago, IL

Join compelling conversations about your business challenges. Choose from 120+ sessions along 13 tracks. Gain new perspectives from global thought

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CALL FOR PAPERS: BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing June 16-19, 2013 Montreal, Quebec, Canada DEADLINE November 22, 2012

  CALL FOR PAPERS:  BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing   June 16-19, 2013   Montreal, Quebec, Canada  DEADLINE November 22, 2012

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the largest industrial biotech gathering in the world. The 2013 event will

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BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing June 16-19, 2013 Montreal, Quebec, Canada

  BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing    June 16-19, 2013   Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing is the world’s largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors

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21st European Biomass Conference and Exhibition June 3-7, 2013 Copenhagen, Denmark

  21st European Biomass Conference and Exhibition    June 3-7, 2013   Copenhagen, Denmark

The 21st European Biomass Conference and Exhibition will take place at Bella Center in Copenhagen, Denmark from 3 to 7

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Municipal Solid Waste to Biofuels and Bio-Products Summit Feb 20-21, 2013 Orlando, FL

  Municipal Solid Waste to Biofuels and Bio-Products Summit    Feb 20-21, 2013    Orlando, FL

Build Strategic Partnerships in Feedstock and Finance to Commercialize Your Waste to Biofuels Business Commercialization : The Race for Scale: Adopt

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Biofuels Producer Pitches Partnership with Pickens County Cities

by Vince Jackson (Independent Mail)  Commercial algae grower said process could someday recycle municipal sewer sludge Members of the Pickens

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Government Funding Goes into Filipino Bioethanol Research

(Biofuels International)  The Filipino Department of Energy (DoE) is to collaborate on a new bioethanol research project with Xavier University.

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Corn Ethanol Makers Weigh Switch to Butanol

by Henry Fountain (New York Times)  Nearly a decade after the adoption of federal renewable fuel standards led to a sharp increase

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State Corn Groups Lay Groundwork for Higher Ethanol Blends, Greater Consumer Choice

(National Corn Growers Association)  State corn associations across the country are working diligently to make the increased use of higher

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Diesel Technology Forum Statement on the UC-Berkeley Study on Secondary Organic Aerosols

(Diesel Technology Forum)  The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement today regarding the study published this week by the

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Butamax Fuel Product Manager James Baustian Discussed Biobutanol at the Petroleum Equipment Institute Convention at the National Association of Convenience Stores Show

(Butamax/PR NewsWire)  Butamax™ Advanced Biofuels, the leading global biobutanol technology development company, announced that last week Fuel Product Manager James Baustian discussed

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Highly Efficient Production of Advanced Biofuel by Metabolically Engineered Microorganism

(Science Daily/The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)…Utilizing systems metabolic engineering, a Korean research team at the Korea Advanced

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Large-Scale Production of Biofuels Made from Algae Poses Sustainability Concerns

(Science Daily)  Scaling up the production of biofuels made from algae to meet at least 5 percent — approximately 39

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Chevron Mulls Ethanol, Debuts TV Show

(Bankok Post)  Adrian Bendeck, the country manager and general manager, said the company has not decided whether to replace octane

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Micro Distillery Workshop November 12-14, 2012 Antananarivo, Madagascar

  Micro Distillery Workshop   November 12-14, 2012    Antananarivo, Madagascar

Tany Meva Foundation will convene a three-day workshop in Antananarivo, Madagascar, on small or micro scale ethanol production for fuel

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Demand, Profitability Sink

by Dan Piller (Des Moines Register)  So much biodiesel has been made and sold this year that the federal mandate

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Aemetis Granted Fifth U.S. Patent for Cellulosic Biochemical and Biofuel Technology

(Aemetis/BusinessWire)  Aemetis, Inc. (OTCPK: AMTX), an advanced fuels and renewable chemicals company, announced today that the company was awarded a

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Biofuels Mandates Around the World – Who Is Moving the Targets?

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) … United States   Concerns over the price impacts of a devastating US drought have led to

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Novozymes Urges EU to Recognise Next Generation Biofuel Opportunity

by Will Nichols (Business Green)  The EU’s new biofuels policy falls short of what is needed to spur growth in advanced fuels

October 25, 2012 Read Full Article

Voters Running on Empty When It Comes to Energy C&A Infographic

by Tom Alexander (Cassidy and Associates)   Do voters know the difference between renewable energy and a fossil fuel? A new

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LCFS Would Benefit Minnesota

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  According to a recent study from Political Economy Research Institute, a Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS)

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Tractor Pulling with Biodiesel

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  The National Tractor Pullers Association (NTPA) is going to help promote biodiesel to its fans with the help

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First Retailer in Nebraska to Offer E15

(Renewable Fuels Association)  Uncle Neal’s Phillips 66 at 2705 S. Plum Creek Parkway in Lexington, Nebraska is the first retailer

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Geoff Cooper Addresses Attendees at Export Exchange

by Jamie Johansen (DomesticFuel.com)  Attendees for the 2012 Export Exchange were the audience for Renewable Fuels Associations’s Geoff Cooper. Geoff serves as the organizations Vice

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Aviation Biofuel: Technology-Ready, Needs Capex Infusion, RIN Reforms

by Marsha W. Johnston (Renewable Energy World)  By all rights, many believe aviation biofuel producers should be attracting deep-pocketed investors ambitious

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

The Pine Beetle Problem: Making Renewable Energy Lemonade from Biomass Lemons

by  Bruce Dorminey (Renewable Energy World)  …Armed with a $200,000 U.S.D.A. two-year research grant, Fernando Resende will start work on a

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Saudi Arabia Biorefinery from Algae Project

(Algae Industry Magazine)  Salman Zafar writes in Ecomena.org that King Abdulaziz City for Science & Technology is funding an innovative project

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Will Stay in Tanks Following Policy U-Turn

by David Thorpe (Link2Portal.com)  A policy U-turn by the European Commission, on the indirect effects on land use and greenhouse gas

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Evonik Produces BioMTBE with Material Refined from Crude Glycerin

by Ron Kotrba (Biodiesel Magazine) While petroleum-based methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) has largely been replaced with ethanol as a gasoline

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

British Engineers Produce Amazing 'Petrol from Air' Technology

by Andrew Hough  (The Telegraph)  A small company in the north of England has developed the “air capture” technology to

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Expert: Southeast Has Potential to Become ‘Saudi Arabia’ for Biofuels Crop Production

by Blair Fannin (Texas A&M University)  Dr. Bill McCutchen sees the potential for the southeast to become the ‘Saudi Arabia’

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Local Energy Company Makes It Easy for Customers to Reduce Their Carbon Footprint

(Bourne’s Energy)  Bourne’s Energy announces the grand opening of their local biofuel blending facility that produces cleaner and greener fuel for vehicles and

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

HYDRAULIC FRACTURING: Data-Heavy Project Aims to Move Methane Emissions Research beyond 'He Said, She Said'

by Gayathri Vaidyanathan and Saqib Rahim (E&E Publishing/Energy Wire)  A team of academics, natural gas companies and environmentalists is hoping to

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California Defends Greenhouse Gas Regulation for Fuels

by Rory Carroll  (Reuters)  California attorneys advocating for a program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from fuels came under stern

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

A.I.M. Interview: Sapphire Energy’s CJ Warner and Tim Zenk

by David Schwartz (Algae Industry Magazine)   … So now that Green Crude Farm is in operation, what’s the current activity

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

RETECH 2012: Policy and Planes

by Josh Rathod (Advanced Biofuels USA)   RETECH 2012, an international conference on the business, policy, and technology of renewable

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COLUMN-EU Biofuel Shift Could Apply to Tar Sands: Wynn

by Gerard Wynn (Reuters)  The European Commission has proposed phasing out support for food-based biofuels in a move that not only undermines

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

The Dandelion Model: Two-Step Biofuels Technologies and the Emergence of Super-Refineries

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Can local communities pyrolize their wastes and residues, to make renewable fuels and chemicals at

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

New Biorenewables Technology Moves Closer to Marketplace Licensing Agreement between Startup Hyrax and WARF to Accelerate Commercial Development

(Hyrax Energy)  A licensing agreement for a novel renewable chemical and biofuel production method between Hyrax Energy and the Wisconsin

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

City Launches Greasy Campaign

by Shannon Ayala (Examiner)  The city is cracking down on yellow grease and illegal biofuel pick-ups. The city’s Environmental Department

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Sundrop Fuels Plant Said to Be on Track in Rapides Parish

by Billy Gunn (TheTownTalk.com)  …Not quite one year ago, Louisiana Economic Development chief Stephen Moret and local economic development officials

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

The Big Bagasse Biofuels Boom

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Deployment of next-gen bagasse-to-biofuels technologies could expand ethanol production in Brazil, India by 35 percent

October 24, 2012 Read Full Article

Boeing Executive: Industry ‘Begging’ for Biofuels

by Nat Williams (AgriNews)  The global airline industry is “begging” for biofuels and is committed to using them in their

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Canadian Producer Changes Name to Reflect Marketplace Success

(Milligan Biofuels/Biodiesel Magazine)   The recently announced name change from Milligan Biotech to Milligan Biofuels reflects the company’s progression from tech-leading to market-leading

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Aemetis Announces Expanded, Global Renewable Jet and Diesel Fuel Technology License Agreement with Chevron Lummus Global

(Business Wire/Daily Finance)  Biofuels ISOCONVERSION process licensed by Aemetis to produce 100% replacement renewable jet and diesel fuels from plant

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Three Million Miles Strong

(Growth Energy)  In a world full of innovation and new advancements at every (left) turn, American industries are increasingly conscientious

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

ZeaChem a Finalist for $4.6M 3-Carbon Platform Grant from California Energy Commission

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …(California Energy) Commission staff have proposed a $4.6 million award to ZeaChem for the development of

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Rain Dancing on Wall Street, Main Street and Elm Street

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  As drought, recession, and capital starvation form a perfect storm, will advanced biofuels be thrown

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Emissions Shown to Contain Respiratory Disease-Linked Compounds

(Medical Xpress)  Compounds that affect respiratory health have been found in biodiesel exhausts. This might lead to restrictions on the

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Biofuel Takes Root in Western North Carolina

by W. Stephen Burke (Citizen-Times)  America and North Carolina have a clear imperative to augment imported, carbon-emitting, politically destabilizing and

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Growing Biofuels on "Surplus" Land May Be Harder Than Estimated

by Nathanael Massey (Scientific American/Climatewire) A new study shows that degraded, marginal or abandoned land may not be very productive for

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Green Investment Bank Cleared by European Commission

(BBC News)  The Green Investment Bank being set up by the UK government has been given the green light by

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Eastern Carolina University Cooking Oil Fuels School Buses

by Jessica Richmond  (The East Carolinian)  Campus Dining Services has begun recycling cooking oil to donate to local Pitt County

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

No Matter Who Wins The Presidency, Addiction to Foreign Oil Will Still Be a Problem

(National Algae Association) …NAA is proud of its efforts in promoting collaboration between the research community and the commercial algae production

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

The Stampede of Elephants: Biofuels and Big Balance Sheets

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  … Today, we’ll look at the bigger balance sheets to see who is investing what, and

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Are Electric Cars Bad for the Environment?

by Leo Hickman (The Guardian)  Academics in Norway have published a study arguing that electric cars can be more polluting

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Biofuels Industry Does Not Deserve to Be Demonised

by Clare Wenner (The Guardian)  Grossly simplifying the issues and creating bogeymen risks crushing desperately needed solutions Given all the

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Cane Growers Want Ban on Sugar Export Lifted

(Times of India)  Nearly a thousand sugarcane farmers held a rally at the office of the sugar commissioner on Monday in support

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

RTI International to Build Energy Technology Development Facility to Support Biofuels Projects

(RTI)  RTI International began construction last week on a new 3,000-square-foot energy technology development facility on RTI’s main campus in

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

The Flaring of Energy Freedom

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …If you were watching the second Obama-Romney presidential debate …, or heard about it, it

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Who Is Responsible for Making Biofuels Affordable?

by Dan Parsons (National Defense Magazine)  … Military leaders, particularly within the Navy, want to find a drop-in alternative fuel that

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

North American Biochar Symposium 2013 October 13-16, 2013 Amherst, MA

  North American Biochar Symposium 2013  October 13-16, 2013    Amherst, MA

Building upon the progress made in previous USBI conferences, the 2013 NorthAmerican Biochar Symposium will be held in exactly one

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

6th International Algae Congress December 4-5, 2012 Rotterdam, The Netherlands

  6th International Algae Congress    December 4-5, 2012    Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Microalgae have been of major interest for producing biofuels in the last decade. Recently, development and focus was changed towards

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Next Generation Bio-Based Chemicals Summit January 28-31, 2013 San Diego, CA

  Next Generation Bio-Based Chemicals Summit    January 28-31, 2013   San Diego, CA

In January, 2013, strategists, financiers, business development officers, product stewards, and R&D directors from chemicals, bioplastics, consumer goods, and agribusiness

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Algae Biomass Summit September 30-October 3, 2013 Orlando, FL

  Algae Biomass Summit   September 30-October 3, 2013    Orlando, FL

The 7th annual Algae Biomass Summit will take place September 30 – October 3, 2013 at the Hilton Orlando in Orlando, Florida.

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

10th National Biodiesel Conference & Expo February 4-7, 2013 Las Vegas, NV

  10th National Biodiesel Conference & Expo   February 4-7, 2013   Las Vegas, NV

JOIN US FOR THE 10th ANNUAL NATIONAL BIODIESEL CONFERENCE & EXPO! Capturing momentum at the 2013 National Biodiesel Conference & Expo

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

National Innovation Summit and Showcase May 13-16, 2013 Washington, DC

  National Innovation Summit and Showcase  May 13-16, 2013   Washington, DC

In support of the White House and Congressional call for innovation commercialization initiatives, the National Innovation Summit and Showcase, held

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

CleanTech Conference and Showcase May 12-15, 2013 Washington, DC

  CleanTech Conference and Showcase   May 12-15, 2013   Washington, DC

The 6th Annual Cleantech Conference and Showcase, co-located at the TechConnect World Conference, included presentations from over 4,000 technology developers, investors

October 23, 2012 0 comment Read Full Article

CANCELED 3rd Annual Global Biofuels Summit January 23-24 Milan, Italy

  CANCELED 3rd Annual Global Biofuels Summit  January 23-24   Milan, Italy

CANCELED   FIND YOUR REASONS TO ATTEND Assess the impact of EU Biofuels Policy & ILUC on upcoming industry developments Understand the limitations

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: International Biomass Conference and Expo April 8-10, 2013 Minneapolis, MN DEADLINE December 14, 2012

  CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS:  International Biomass Conference and Expo April 8-10, 2013 Minneapolis, MN  DEADLINE December 14, 2012

The 6th annual International Biomass Conference & Expo will take place April 8-10, 2013, at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This

October 23, 2012 0 comment Read Full Article

International Biomass Conference and Expo April 8-10, 2013 Minneapolis, MN

  International Biomass Conference and Expo    April 8-10, 2013   Minneapolis, MN

The 6th annual International Biomass Conference & Expo will take place April 8-10, 2013, at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Pentagon, World's Biggest Fossil Fuel User, Shops for Biofuels

by Andrew Herndon (Bloomberg BusinessWeek)  Gevo Inc. (GEVO), Syntroleum Corp. and Solazyme Inc. (SZYM) may be among a “small set” of biofuel

October 23, 2012 Read Full Article

Congratulations DeltaWing!!! "Best Fifth Place Ever!"

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)  From hopes that it would be the new IndyCar, to a wild ride at

October 21, 2012 0 comment Read Full Article

More Questions than Answers about the Future of Green Racing at Road Atlanta

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)  At the American Le Mans Series race in Baltimore over Labor Day weekend, in

October 21, 2012 0 comment Read Full Article

The Myth of Affordable Energy – Interview with Ed Dolan

by James Stafford  (Oilprice.com)   We were fortunate enough to speak with the well known economist Ed Dolan on various

October 20, 2012 Read Full Article

Biodico and Navy Sign Renewable Fuel Agreement

(Biodico/PR NewsWire/Herald Online)  Today Biodico announced signing a new agreement with the U.S. Navy for the development and evaluation of

October 19, 2012 Read Full Article

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