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New Data Rubbishes Climate Change Theories

(The Hindu)  New data show that the balance between airborne and absorbed Carbon dioxide has stayed approximately constant since 1850,

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DOE and USDA Select Projects for more than $24 Million in Biomass Research and Development Grants

The U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Energy today announced projects selected for more than $24 million in grants to research

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US May Reduce Cellulosic Mandate for 2010

(FarmOnline; North Queensland Register)   Not enough cellulosic ethanol may be produced to fill the United States proposed 100 million gallon

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Canadian Government Program Invests Money in SK Ethanol Plant

(TradingMarkets.com)  The Government of Canada announced Tuesday that it would invest up to C$77.75 million over seven years to help

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USAF to Build Facility for Alternative Fuel Research

by Mark Barkoviak  (Daily Tech)  The United States Air Force hopes to conduct research related to alternative fuels that could

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DOE Intends to Develop Drop-In Advanced Biofuels: Focus on Algae

by Anna Austin  (Biomass Magazine)Valerie Reed of the U.S. DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy talked about the

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IEA World Energy Report Calls for Switch to Low Carbon Energy: Growing Biofuels Production Will Play a Role in Reducing GHG Emissions

(Marketwire) The International Energy Agency (IEA) released its 2009 World Energy Outlook, which confirms the growing need for low carbon

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Ants May Provide Cellulosic Solution

by Craig A. Johnson (Biomass Magazine)  At the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center in Madison, Wis., researchers are looking to

November 11, 2009 Read Full Article

Deforestation and Exploitation in Papua’s Plantations Boom

Field investigations by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and Telapak reveal that ill-prepared indigenous Papuan communities are being enticed, tricked

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United Nations Environment Programme Bioenergy Issue Paper Series

As bioenergy policies are increasingly being adopted by governments, it is important for decision makers to have the most up

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Jatropha Production Technology

Published by Tamil Nadu Agriculture University, Jatropha Production Technology gives straight-forward answers to frequently asked questions about cultivating and using

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Natural Resources Defense Council Publishes “The Promise of Algal Biofuels”

The algae biofuels industry is comprised of many pathways to produce fuels from algae and is developing rapidly, with most

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U.S. Incentives to Promote Renewable Energy

by Mark Riedy, et al (Mintz Levin)  This presentation focuses on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Act) with

November 10, 2009 Read Full Article

Deloitte Reports on Significant Concerns for Military Energy Security, Suggests Solutions

Despite the improved efficiency of vehicles, ships and aircraft, and the use of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and submarines, there has

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Minister Ryan Announces New Biofuels Obligation for Irish Fuel Industry

From July of next year, fuel suppliers in Ireland will have to include an average of 4% biofuels (fuels derived from

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Joule Reports Breakthrough in Renewable Diesel Production

Joule Biotechnologies, Inc. today announced a major step forward in its development of renewable fuels, achieving direct microbial conversion of

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Genomes Of Biofuel Yeasts Reveal Clues That Could Boost Fuel Ethanol Production Worldwide

(Science Daily)  … (I)n two studies published online in Genome Research, scientists have analyzed the genome structures of bioethanol-producing microorganisms,

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Closing Down $24 Billion Biofuels Tax Credit Loophole: a Good Idea (Here’s Why)

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)   In Washington, the Health Care Bill passed the US House of Representatives and included –

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KLM to Join the Jet Biofuel Demonstration Flight Club Using a Camelina Blended Bio-Kerosene

(GreenairOnline.com)  KLM has announced that it will conduct a demonstration flight on November 23 in which one of the four

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MSU, Michigan Tech Sign Biofuel Research Contract with Frontier

Ensuring a sustainable supply of woody biomass for the state’s first cellulosic ethanol plant is the goal of a research

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FDA Approves Camelina Meal for Cattle Feed

The FDA today approved the inclusion of omega 3-rich Camelina meal in cattle feed. Under the guidelines, the FDA says

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HUMMER Introduces Biofuel Capability, New Colors for the 2010 H3 and H3T

HUMMER announced updates to the 2010 HUMMER H3 and H3T midsize all-terrain vehicles including the addition of three new exterior

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CO2 from Forest Destruction Overestimated – Study

by David Adam  (Guardian)  The carbon dioxide emissions caused by the destruction of tropical forests have been significantly overestimated, according

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Van Hollen Introduces Second Generation Biofuel Producer Tax Credit Act

Congressman Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) issued the following statement on the Second Generation Biofuel Producer Tax Credit Act of 2009.

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Green Is Cool, But U.S. Land Changes Generally Are Not

Most land-use changes occurring in the continental United States reduce vegetative cover and raise regional surface temperatures, says a new

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Brazil Raises Cane over U.S. Ethanol Tariff

by Chris Kraul (LA Times)  Who could resent the attention being showered on electric cars? Stylish and clean, they’re the darling

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Shell Sells Stake in German Biofuel Firm Choren

(Reuters)  Oil major Royal Dutch Shell has sold its shareholding in German second-generation biofuels company Choren. … Choren is building

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Clean Algae Biofuel Project Leads World in Productivity

… A joint $3.3 million project led by Murdoch University in Perth, Western Australia, and involving the University of Adelaide

November 5, 2009 Read Full Article

Neste Oil and St1 to Collaborate as Part of VTT’s TransEco Development Program

Neste Oil and St1 have begun working together on a fuel project as part of the TransEco development program coordinated

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Access to Clean Energy Challenge: A Business Plan Competition for Entrepreneurs that Deliver Access to Clean Energy in Developing Countries

Receive coaching, feedback and support in writing your business plan Win a trip to the Netherlands to meet investors and

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Biodiesel via the Heterogeneous Catalysis Catilin Process

by Ronald G. Bray  (SRI Consulting)  The majority of the biodiesel production facilities utilize a homogeneous alkaline catalyst, either sodium

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KLM to Fly First Passengers Using Bio-Diesel

by Sukhpreet Manchanda (TopNews)   Dutch KLM will be the first airline to fly a passenger flight using bio-diesel.  The Boeing

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Impact of Biofuel Crop Production on the Formation of Hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico

by Christine Costello, et al.  (Environmental Science and Technology)   Many studies have compared corn-based ethanol to cellulosic ethanol on a per

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Turning Trash Into Fuel: D.C. Start-Up Aims to Pitch Oil Made From Plastic Waste

by Mike Musgrove (Washington Post)  Plastic soda bottles, Big Gulp cups and empty sour cream containers get fed into the

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K-Fuel Finally Coming Together: City Biodiesel Endeavor Ran into Early Problems

by Scott Smith (Kokomo Tribune, Ind., Waterworld)   Microorganisms, it seems, can live in about anything — including diesel fuel.   That’s

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Abandoned Mines Would Grow Algae in Mo. Biofuels Project

by Katie Howell (New York Times/Greenwire)   Backers of algae-based biofuels tout the simplicity of their feedstock. Sunlight and water are

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Engine That Runs on Any Fuel Advances Toward Chinese Patent

Robert L. Scragg, the inventor of the Detonation Cycle Gas Turbine (“DCGT”) engine and founder of Alpha Engines Corporation, has

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Lake Deemed Unsuitable for Algae Harvesting

by Eva Cohen  (Winnepeg Free Press)  The Manitoba government has looked into harvesting algae to help reduce phosphorus levels in

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Irish Firm Cleanses Chernobyl’s Fields

by Jan Battles (The Sunday Times)  It will be centuries before Belarus is completely free from the radio-activity that fell

November 4, 2009 Read Full Article

U.N. Panel Report Confirms Potential for Significant GHG Reductions from Biofuels

The Global Renewable Fuels Alliance (GRFA) today responded to a report on biofuels produced by the United Nation’s International Panel

November 4, 2009 Read Full Article

POET’s Project LIBERTY Field Day Showcases New Equipment, Outlines New Federal Programs for Farmers to Start Collecting Biomass

Farmers today witnessed the rapid progress being made toward solving a key challenge to commercial cellulosic ethanol production: establishing the

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PetroAlgae to Partner with India’s Largest Energy Company to

 PetroAlgae Inc. announced that its operating subsidiary has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enter into an agreement to

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Honeywell’s UOP and China National Petroleum Corp. to Collaborate on Biofuels Projects in China

UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, announced today that it signed a memorandum of understanding with China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC)

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Recovery Act Announcement: DOE Awards up to $5.5 Million for X PRIZE to Promote Clean, Energy Efficient Vehicles

Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that the Department of Energy is providing up to $5.5 million in funding from the

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Used Cooking Oil to Reduce South Africa’s Carbon Emissions

Biogreen Diesel, a renewable energy company that is pioneering the conversion of waste oil to a less expensive, pollution-free biodiesel,

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Where are the Swing Voters on the Climate Bill?

(Or, Why We Need More Public Education on Advanced Biofuels) by Scott Bittle & Jean Johnson (PublicAgenda.org and REnewableEnergyWorld)   …  Right

November 4, 2009 Read Full Article

Innovation Hot Spots: Mining Patent Data for Tomorrow’s Breakthroughs

What areas are hotbeds of inventive activity and will be tomorrow’s big innovations?  To find out, the IP Solutions business

November 2, 2009 Read Full Article

US House Agriculture Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Future of Next Generation Biofuels

Tim Holden (D-PA) chair of the Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research, held hearings concentrating on the future of

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Hauling Garbage with Fuel Created from Garbage

At Frederick County’s Solid Waste Options presentation, Dave Specca, Assistant Director of the Rutgers EcoComplex described how landfill gases fuel

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Bio-Based Jet Fuel Studies a “GR-8” (Great R-8) Success

In support of the Department of Defense Assured Fuels Initiative for securing domestic fuel sources to meet the military’s energy

October 30, 2009 Read Full Article

NASCAR, Rooted in Fossil Fuels, Turning over New, Green Leaf

by Nate Ryan  (USA Today)  …The concept might seem incongruous in a sport inherently tied to an internal combustion engine

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Senator Charles Grassley Speaks Out Against Inappropriate Use of International Indirect Land Use Change Analysis

Prepared Floor Statement of Senator Chuck Grassley:    Biofuels and the Environmental Protection Agency     Thursday, October 29, 2009 …  The first

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Research into Renewable Biofuel Set to Reduce Reliance on Fossil Diesel Imports

(Alpha Galileo) Aston University in Birmingham, UK is involved in a € 3.73m (£3.4 million) research project, which will transform organic

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Midwestern Legislators Group Moves in Support of Ethanol and Sound Science

(National Corn Growers Association)  The Midwest Legislative Conference of The Council of State Governments issued a series of resolutions recently

October 29, 2009 Read Full Article

The BioWorld® Biofuels Report 2009: Lane-Changing Trends and Fork-in-the-Road Dynamics

The contemporary biofuels market, born amid the chaos of the Arab Oil Embargo of 1973, has alternately sputtered, stalled and

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New Facility Showcases World’s First Commercially Viable Flex-Ethanol Process

With gas prices continually in flux, interest in domestically produced bio-fuels like ethanol (E85) is on the rise. Recently, Coskata

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Renewable Fuels Association Concerned about Flaws in DOE Loan Program

 Dear Secretary Chu: The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), the national trade association representing the U.S. ethanol industry, is writing to

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Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and Cleantech Group Announce Launch of Government Funding Resource

The publicly available tool–driven by Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati content–aggregates and frequently updates the numerous financing opportunities, such as

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Quebec Company Turns Trash Into Fuel

by John Lorinc  (New York Times) Enerkem, a green energy company based in Quebec, has developed an alternative approach to mining

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Bio Base Europe Training Centre on Track for 2011 Opening

Bio Base Europe, the Biopark Terneuzen and Ghent Bio-Energy Valley joint initiative launched in April 2009, has said its new

October 28, 2009 Read Full Article

Low Carbon Future Needs Low Carbon Fuel

(Novozymes)  … “The article in Science overlooks one important fact: Biofuels recycle atmospheric carbon while fossil fuels release carbon that

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Univ. of Minnesota Spin-Out Wins $2.2M Federal Grant

by Katharine Grayson  (Minneapolis-St.Paul Business Journal)  BioCee Inc. a startup that’s commercializing technology invented by a University of Minnesota professor,

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ARPE-E Awards $151 Million in Advanced Energy R&D – Pyrolysis, Algae, Butanol, CO2 Capture among Hot Technologies Funded

In California, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced that ARPA-E — the Department’s recently-formed Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy — has

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US Seeking Partnership with Philippines in Research on Biofuel

(Philstar.com)  Visiting US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said on Monday that the US government is seeking partnership with the Philippines

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The Global Oil Depletion Report

The ‘peak oil’ debate is polarised, contentious and characterised by competing interpretations of the available data.  A growing number of

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BIOOCTANIC, Zagreb, Croatia

Our solution is creation of utility towers used for production of bio fuel and city air recuperation. The idea is

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Background Paper on Biofuel Production Technologies

The International Centre of Science and High Technology of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (ICS-UNIDO) has been promoting programmes

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Use of Forests as Carbon Offsets Fails to Impress In First Big Trial

by Juliet Eliperin (Washington Post)  More than a decade ago in the northeast corner of Bolivia, a group of polluters

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Brazil’s Cosan Sees 2010/11 Cane Crush at 58 mln T

by Inae Riveras  (Reuters)  … Brazil’s largest sugar and ethanol producing group, said it expects to crush 58 million tonnes

October 27, 2009 Read Full Article

Brazil Drivers Ditch Biofuel Over High Sugar Costs

by Peter Murphy (Reuters)  Some Brazilian motorists who fuel their cars solely on cane-based ethanol are switching back to gasoline as

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The BB Gun – the DOE’s “BB” Rating Requirement Blasts Diversity in Clean Energy Development

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)   In Washington, the US Department of Energy is requiring that to receive DOE loan guarantees

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Indirect Emissions from Biofuels: How Important?

by Jerry M. Melillo, et al. (Science Express)  A global biofuels program will lead to intense pressures on land supply

October 27, 2009 Read Full Article

Why Sustainability Standards for Biofuel Production Make Little Economic Sense

by Harry deGorter and David R. Just (Policy Analysis, Cato Institute) The federal “sustainability standard” requires ethanol to emit at least

October 25, 2009 Read Full Article

Is Garbage The Solution To Tackling Climate Change?

(Science Daily)  Converting the rubbish that fills the world’s landfills into biofuel may be the answer to both the growing

October 24, 2009 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Returns More Energy To The Earth Than Ever, Study Finds

(Reuters)  Biodiesel is better than ever at harnessing the power of the sun and turning it into fuel.  In fact,

October 24, 2009 Read Full Article

Bio-Oil from Wastewater Algae

New Zealand’s National Instititue of Water and Atmospheric Research’s mission is to conduct leading environmental science to enable the sustainable

October 24, 2009 Read Full Article

Report Examines Hidden Health and Environmental Costs Of Energy Production and Consumption In U.S.

… Damages per vehicle mile traveled were remarkably similar among various combinations of fuels and technologies — the range was

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Big Oil Looks to Biofuels

by Guy Chazan  (Wall Street Journal)  The biofuels industry, hit hard by the global credit crunch, is getting a shot in

October 24, 2009 Read Full Article

Verenium and VPP Sign Agreement to Test C5 Cellulosic Technology on Pulping Feedstocks for the Production of Ethanol

Verenium Corporation, a pioneer in the development of next-generation cellulosic ethanol and high-performance specialty enzymes, announced that it has entered

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Opening Second Tender Global Sustainable Biomass Fund

The Global Sustainable Biomass Fund supports developing countries in making their biomass production for energy uses sustainable. It thus enables

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Recent Progress in Biofuels in Japan

by Professor Shiro Saka  (IEA Bioenergy Task 39 Newsletter)  …  According to our research in recent years, approximately 370 million

October 24, 2009 Read Full Article

Kumho Petrochemical to Build Algae Bioethanol Plant in Yeosu, Korea

(The Korea Herald)  Kumho Petrochemical Co., the South Jeolla provincial government and a local biotechnology firm agreed Thursday to establish

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Five Technologies That Could Change Everything

by Michael Totty  (Wall Street Journal)   It’s a tall order: Over the next few decades, the world will need to

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Towards Sustainable Production and Use of Resources: Assessing Biofuels

(United Nations Environment Programme)  The number of scientific publications devoted to biofuels is growing exponentially, and the number of reviews

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

Boeing, Honeywell’s UOP and Government of Mexico Launch Research and Advocacy Collaboration to Drive Commercial Use of Sustainable Aviation Fuels

Boeing [NYSE: BA], the Airports and Auxiliary Services agency (ASA), an arm of Mexico’s Ministry of Communications and Transport, and

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Scaling Up Is Hard to Do

by Peter Fairley (Technology Review)  … Producing advanced biofuels on the scale of tens of billions of gallons per year

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

BioFuel Africa Begins Commercial Production of Jatropha Oil

Biofuel Africa Ltd. has begun commercial production of jatropha oil, the first company in West Africa to move from growing

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

Cane Ethanol Helps Cut Greenhouse Emissions: Brazilian Study

by Inae Riveras (Reuters)  Use of sugar cane-based ethanol as a substitute for gasoline is among the cheapest and easiest

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

The 7% Solution: Sustainable US Biofuels without International Indirect Land Use Effects

by Robert E. Kozak  (Advanced Biofuels USA)  Looking at some real-world numbers, it becomes clear that the fear raised in

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

Advanced Biofuels USA Reacts to Science Magazine Article

(Advanced Biofuels USA)  A study published in Science magazine promotes a policy which would penalize American biofuels industries in US

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Carbon Advantage of Biofuels May Be Overstated

by Juliet Eilperin (Washington Post)  The world’s policymakers and scientists have made a critical error in how they count biofuels’

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

10%

(Detroit Public Television)  When most folks see a number like 10% they’re receiving a discount on a sale item or

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Growth Energy Reacts to Science Magazine Paper

Tom Buis (Growth Energy)  “Ethanol is part of the natural carbon cycle. It has taken the lifetime of our planet

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

Science Article on GHG Accounting Misses the Mark on Biofuels

(Renewable Fuels Association) Biofuels produced from biomass feedstocks (i.e. plant matter) are, by definition, carbon neutral because carbon dioxide tailpipe emissions

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

Accounting Error Undermines Climate Change Laws

(Nitrogen News)…  “The error is serious, but we can fix it,” said lead author Tim Searchinger, a research scholar at

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

They’d Shoot Trees, Wouldn’t They? Climate Laws Encourage Deforestation, Scientists Say

by Keith Johnson (Wall Street Journal) The law of unintended consequences strikes yet again.  Global plans to tackle climate change, from

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

Calculating Emissions Is Problematic

by Sindya N. Bhanoo (New York Times)  …  The problem boils down to this: In emission calculations, all fuel derived from plants and

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Another Biofuels Drawback: The Demand for Irrigation

by Robert F. Service (Science Magazine)  At first blush, it’s easy to make the case for biofuels. By converting crops

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Fixing a Critical Climate Accounting Error

by Tim Searchinger, et al. (Science Magazine)  The accounting now used for assessing compliance with carbon limits in the Kyoto

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Implications of Limiting CO2 Concentrations for Land Use and Energy

by Marshall Wise, et al. (Science Magazine)  Limiting atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentrations to low levels requires strategies to manage

October 23, 2009 Read Full Article

Recommendations for Improving the Effectiveness of Renewable Energy Policies in China

REN21 released its report  Recommendations for Improving the Effectiveness of Renewable Energy Policies in China. This report provides a list

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

Pennsylvania Project Uses Mine Lands for Biofuel Crops

by Lisa Gibson (Biomass Magazine)  A project in Pennsylvania seeks to determine if abandoned and active mine lands can be

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

BlueFire Shifts Cellulosic Ethanol Project to Mississippi; Taxes, Timing Issues in Move from California

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)   In California, cellulosic ethanol pioneer BlueFire Ethanol Fuels announced strategic relocation of its second planned

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

Combining Two Innovations Brought Oxford Catalysts and Velocys Success for ICIS’s Best Innovation by an SME

Production of liquid biofuels such as diesel and jet fuel from organic materials including municipal waste, is an attractive proposition.

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

NC State Receives $2 Million for Algae Research

Imagine filling up your car with fuel that comes from inexpensive algae that grow quickly, don’t use up freshwater supplies

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

Coskata Unveils Semi-Commercial Feedstock Flexible Ethanol Facility in Madison, PA

Coskata Inc., a leading developer of next generation biofuels, today announced the successful start-up of their semi-commercial flex ethanol facility

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

Industry Built From Scratch

by Matthew L. Wald   (New York Times)  … The facility, built by a company called Coskata, is not quite proof that

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

Racing for the Next Generation

by Jeremy Burne (Just-Auto)  Not many dispute the relationship between success on the track and success at the dealership, most acknowledge

October 22, 2009 Read Full Article

Green Racing at Petit Le Mans: Jetta TDI’s Demonstrate the Future of Racing

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)  Back to my beloved TDI.  This time not the expensive Audi’s, but Volkswagen’s Jetta

October 16, 2009 Read Full Article

Branson on the Power of Biofuels and Elders

by Andrew C. Revkin (New York Times)   …   By 2020, he hopes that  fuel for his companies’ jet fleets will

October 16, 2009 Read Full Article

POET’s ‘Inviz’ to Replace More Petroleum Products

POET is one step closer to gleaning the maximum value from each part of the corn kernel with a new

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Cyclone Power Technologies Receives the “Algaepreneur 2009 Award”

Cyclone received the NAA award for its heat regenerative, Rankine cycle engine, an efficient and earth-friendly modern steam engine capable

October 15, 2009 Read Full Article

Santa Fe Community College Opens Algae Lab in Oshara Village

by Alan Hoffman     Santa Fe Community College (SFCC) recently broke ground on the new Sustainable Technologies Center. This multimillion-dollar LEED

October 15, 2009 Read Full Article

Navy Secretary Announces Energy Changes

by Bettina H. Chavanne  (Aviation Week)  …  (U.S. Navy Secretary Ray) Mabus also introduced the idea of a Great Green

October 15, 2009 Read Full Article

Vehicles Running E85 Corn Ethanol Have 30 Percent Lower CO2 Emissions than the All-Electric Tesla Roadster, Study Finds

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Florida, Biofuels Digest has found that cars running on E85 corn-based ethanol, at the

October 14, 2009 Read Full Article

Sandia Algae Project Converts Dairy Wastes to Energy, Other Products

( Greenjobs )  …Recently Cecelia Williams and other Sandia researchers have grown green algae in a 12-by-30-foot greenhouse using a simulated

October 14, 2009 Read Full Article

Indian States Fast-Track Jatropha 2.0, a Special Biofuels Digest Report

by Joelle Brink (Biofuels Digest)  Despite the Indian Government’s official go-slow policy on Jatropha, several Indian states are now planting

October 14, 2009 Read Full Article

Green Racing at Petit LeMans: Corvette Flies a 2008 Winner Banner

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)   GM’s Corvette proudly flies the Green Challenge Champion banner over its paddock at Petit

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US Dept. of Energy Secretary Cho Articulates Administration’s Real Attitude toward Advanced Biofuels

Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Washington, the US Secretary of Energy, Dr. Steven Chu, broke with Obama administration renewable energy

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Improvements in Life Cycle Energy Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Corn-Ethanol

(Journal of Industrial Ecology)  Corn-ethanol production is expanding rapidly with the adoption of improved technologies to increase energy efficiency and

October 13, 2009 Read Full Article

Industry Leaders Announce Alliance to Commercialize Integrated-Carbon-to-Liquids™ (ICTL) Fuel Technologies

(BusinessWire)  Accelergy Corporation and A2BE Carbon Capture LLC today announced the formation of the Carbon Cycle Technology Alliance at the

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Boeing Looks at Greener Partnerships for Aviation

(CCTV) After producing aircraft components for Boeing for more than two decades, China is expected to become the US airplane manufacturer’s

October 13, 2009 Read Full Article

ANZ CEO Rob Fyfe Takes Off Gloves to Fight Environmental Inertia

by  Geoffrey Thomas (Eco-Aviation Today) In one of the hardest-hitting speeches in recent times, Air New Zealand CEO Rob Fyfe lashed

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Green Racing at Petit Le Mans: Put Some Teeth ($) into the Green Challenge

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)   Bryan MacDonald, Highcroft Racing’s chief operating officer took a crack at explaining how

October 12, 2009 Read Full Article

Bayer Says It Cracked Rapeseed Gene Code

(Reuters)  Germany’s Bayer, the world’s largest supplier of genetically modified (GM) rapeseed seeds, mapped out the entire genetic code of

October 12, 2009 Read Full Article

Total Intends to Take an Active Part in BioTfueL France’s Second-Generation Biodiesel Pilot Program

As Europe’s leading automotive fuel refiner and marketer, Total is committed to stepping up the development of second-generation biofuels, which

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International Civil Aviation Organization Sets Aviation Emissions Targets

 by Adrian Schofield (Aviation Week)  ICAO members have reached agreement on a set of environmental targets for the aviation sector,

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United Airlines Chief calls for More Investment in Developing the Alternative Jet Fuels Market

(GreenAirOnline.com)  Glenn Tilton, Chairman of both United Airlines and the Air Transport Association of America, called on government, investors and

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Nitrogen Deposition Limits Climate Change Impacts on Carbon Sequestration

(Alpha Galileo)  The role of the forests is assumed to increase in the future, as an important buffer of climate

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Biofuels Meet EU CO2 target but Gains Vary

by Gus Trompiz and Valerie Parent (Reuters)  The current generation of biofuels meets a European target for cutting carbon dioxide

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Mid-Level Ethanol Blend Study: Chassis Dynamometer Study of Flex-Fuel Vehicles

The objective of this study was to determine the fuel efficiencies and emission profiles of flex fuel vehicles operating on

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EPA Expects 86 Ethanol Facilities to Be Major GHG Emitters

by Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)   The U.S. EPA said 86 U.S. ethanol production facilities will qualify as “major” sources

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Nanotechnology Used In Biofuel Process To Save Money, Environment

by Dave Guerin (Louisiana Tech University)  Dr. James Palmer, associate professor of chemical engineering at Louisiana Tech University, is collaborating with

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Africa: Land-Grabbing – the Why and the How

by Nikolaj Nielsen (All Africa.com; Pambazuka News)   … Biofuels were then and continue to be in many respects hyped as

October 12, 2009 Read Full Article

Medicago to Work with U.S. Army on Biofuel Enzyme Study

(Reuters)  Medicago Inc., a small Canadian biotech company, said on Thursday it will work with the U.S. Army to study

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Biodiesel Myths Busted

by Joanne Schroeder  (DomesticFuel)  The biofuels industry has yet to get a famous show like Mythbusters to test some of the

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Will These 4 Biofuels Be Bonanzas or Busts?

(Discover)  …(A)recent series of articles from Nature News feels like a public service, as the articles investigate the scientific and

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Project LIBERTY Field Day Demos Cob Harvesting Equipment

Area farmers will see new and pre-commercial equipment in action harvesting corn cobs for cellulosic ethanol next month at Project

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Algae repositions as biofuels’ “humble but lovable” feedstock: industry gathers in positive, but low-key annual Summit

Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) provides a summary of the developing algae ethos at the Algae Biomass Summit in San Diego: 

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ALMS: Acura, Porsche First To Claim Michelin Green X Challenge Titles

(SpeedTV)  The tenth and final race of the 2009 American Le Mans Series season provided a fitting test to determine

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