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ADM Receives $24.8 Million U.S. Department of Energy Grant to Develop and Commercialize Advanced Biofuels

The U.S. Department of Energy today awarded Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) a $24.8 million grant to develop and

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Secretary Chu Announces $100 Million for Advanced Research Projects: EXCLUDES Funds for Biomass to Transportation Fuels

U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announced that a second round of funding opportunities for transformational energy research projects will

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Department of Energy Issues Final Rule on Loan Guarantees

Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced the issue of a final rule amending the Department of Energy’s regulations for its Loan

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Honeywell’s UOP Green Diesel Fuel Powers Vehicles at United Nations Climate Change Conference

UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, announced today that its Ecofining process technology was used to convert second-generation, renewable feedstocks to

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COP15 Limo Fleet Powered by Ethanol Made from Straw

The climate change summit got off to a good start with a fuel change.  For the first time ever, the

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Department of Energy Increases Funding to $81 M for Phase II of BlueFire Ethanol’s Planned Fulton, MS Biorefinery

BlueFire Ethanol Fuels, Inc., a company focused on changing the world’s transportation fuel paradigm through the production of ethanol from

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Algenol, Linde Partner On CO2 Management Technology

Algenol Biofuels, in partnership with The Linde Group, have agreed to collaborate in a joint project that will attempt to

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Enerkem Awarded $50 Million Funding by U.S. Department of Energy for Its Mississippi Biorefinery Project

 Enerkem Inc. today announced that Enerkem Corporation, its wholly-owned U.S. affiliate, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy

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Myriant Technologies LLC Selected for $50 Million Award for Succinic Acid Biorefinery Project

Myriant Technologies LLC (as successor to BioEnergy International), a leading biotech developer and manufacturer of renewable biochemicals, has been selected

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SEC Slaps Nova Gen with Charges

by Onell R. Soto (San Diego Union-Tribune)  A La Jolla company bamboozled investors out of $2.3 million with promises of

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Mississippi State University Lets “Freedom” Ring as Viable Biofuel Feedstock

by Patti Drapala (MSU Ag Communications)  … One focus of MSU’s research is giant miscanthus, or Miscanthus x giganteus, a

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No New Regulations Announced, Reasonable Causes For Challenges Abound: EPA’s Endangerment and Cause or Contribute Findings for Greenhouse Gases Under Section 202(a) of the Clean Air Act

by Robert E. Kozak (Advanced Biofuels USA)  EPA’s much ballyhooed finding that CO2 and five other greenhouse gases (GHG) meet

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Uganda to Extract Biodiesel from ‘Wonder Plant’ Jatropha

by Halima Abdallah  (East African)   The National Forestry Research Institute has embarked on a project to test the viability of

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Nanofarming Offers a Kinder, Gentler Way to Get Biofuel from Algae

by Tina Casey  (CleanTechnica.com) One barrier to cost-competitive biofuel from algae is about to fall, and we may have nanofarming to

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Secretaries Chu and Vilsack Announce More Than $600 Million Investment in Advanced Biorefinery Projects

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the selection of 19 integrated biorefinery

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Green Protectionism in the European Union: How Europe’s Biofuels Policy and the Renewable Energy Directive Violate WTO Commitments

by Fredrik Erixon (European Center for International Political Economy)  This paper examines the trade-policy consequences of current approaches in the 

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Discovery May Lower Cost of Algae Biofuel

by Christain Macavei (Daily Californian)  UC Berkeley researchers now have a better understanding of algae, which may have implications for making biofuels

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Closed Loop Energy System in Germany

by Neil Billinger (CheckBiotech, Saskatoonhomepage.ca) Verbio is based in the former East Germany and has a plant located at Zorbig.

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Global Biodiesel Demand to Double in 5 Years

by Susanne Retka Schill (Biodiesel Magazine)   The driver for biofuels usage is not limited to the United States and Europe,

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The Movement to Mechanized Sugarcane Harvesting in Brazil

by Joanna Schroeder (AgWired)  … (In Brazil) This year the industry harvested 471.5 million tons, an increase of 7.5 percent

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We Are Green: “Always Clean 110″ Project Is an Example of a Growing Trend in Biofuels: “Symbiosis” Project Produce Biodiesel, Using Recovered Methanol, Cooking Oil

by  (Biofuels Digest)  …Here is an under funded grad student (with a mechanical engineering degree from Northern Illinois University) who,

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Synthetic Bio Could Cure Energy Woes

by Ph.D. Angelo DePalma (CheckBiotech, Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News)   …“It is about systems,” says A. Malcolm Campbell, Ph.D., professor

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City’s Solid Waste Management Division Offers Oil and Grease Recycling Service for Santa Monica Restaurants

In an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, combat climate change and curb the growing number of clogged sewers plaguing

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Algae-based Renewable Fuel Promotion Act of 2009 Introduced

Reps. Harry Teague (D-N.M.), Brian Bilbray (R-Calif.) and Jay Inslee (D-Wash.) introduced H.R. 4168 to amend the Internal Revenue Code

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CPO Biodiesel Production Plan May Lift Regions

(Jakarta Globe)  The government is planning to develop regional centers for processing palm oil into biodiesel and other products to

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Inter-American Development Bank Publishes Biofuels Sustainability Scorecard

The Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Initiative (SECCI) and the Structured and Corporate Finance Department (SCF) of the Inter-American Development

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Jatropha Takes Root in Brazil

by Robert P. Walzer (New York Times)  A Brazilian start-up is testing the possibility of implementing a large-scale biofuels project

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GAO: Energy-Water Nexus: Many Uncertainties Remain about National and Regional Effects of Increased Biofuel Production on Water Resources

The extent to which increased biofuels production will affect the nation’s water resources depends on the type of feedstock selected

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DTN Guest Editorial: EPA Appears Caught in a Catch 22

by Clayton McMartin (DTN Ethanol Center)  Two key timing issues have essentially paralyzed the Environmental Protection Agency at this point

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EPA Indicates E15 Blending OK is Likely, But Delays Ruling to Mid-2010

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) In Washington, the EPA announced that it will delay its determination on E15 ethanol blending

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School Club’s Biodiesel Project Going Global

by Joel Hood (Chicago Tribune)  Some time ago, Brian Sievers picked up a crazy notion that one simple idea might

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NBB Calls on EPA to Implement RFS2 Biodiesel Targets

From a letter from the National Biodiesel Board to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency:   By statute, the Biomass-based

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Purdue to Lead Second-Generation Biofuels Impact Analysis

by Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Purdue University has been awarded a $933,000 USDA grant to conduct analysis of the

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Canadian Biofuel Cuts Emissions Sharply: Report

by Rod Nickel  (Reuters)  Canadian ethanol emits 62 percent less greenhouse gas than conventional fuel, taking into consideration all stages

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Advanced Biofuel Capacity Expected to Increase from 6.88 Mgy in 2009 to 640.18 Mgy in 2012

Biofuels Digest released a downloadable, consolidated table of cellulosic ethanol and advanced biofuels production, including current production as of December

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Biofuels: Growing toward Sustainability

by Bryan M. Jenkins, Chris Somerville, James J. Stapleton  (California Agriculture)  Biofuels — fuels derived from plant materials and other

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Can Feedstock Production for Biofuels Be Sustainable in California?

by Stephen R. Kaffka (California Agriculture)   The use of crops and crop residues as feedstocks for biofuels increases domestic and

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Model Estimates Food-Versus-Biofuel Trade-Off

by Deepak Rajagopal, Steven Sexton, Gal Hochman, David Roland-Holst, David Zilberman (California Agriculture)  Biofuels have been criticized for raising food

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Biofuel Policy Must Evaluate Environmental, Food Security and Energy Goals to Maximize Net Benefits

by Steven Sexton, Deepak Rajagopal, Gal Hochman, David Zilberman, David Roland-Holst (California Agriculture) The biofuel industry has received billions of

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Cellulosic Biomass Could Help Meet California’s Transportation Fuel Needs

by Charles E. Wyman, Bin Yang   (California Agriculture)  Cellulosic biomass, which includes agricultural and forestry residues and woody and herbaceous

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Origin Oil CEO Develops New Ideas for Financing Biofuels

In a presentation called “This is 1992,” Riggs Eckelberry compares the state of the advanced biofuels industry to that of

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Group Helps Small Cities Go Green

by Larisa Brass  (Knoxvillebiz.com) A number of new organizations are springing up across Tennessee with a green glint in their eye.

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A Global View from this Capitol Hill Powwow

by Sam Hopkins  (Green Chip Stocks)  … Hermann Scheer is something like a Founding Father of international clean energy policy

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Plant and Microbial Research Seeks Biofuel Production from Lignocellulose

by Laura E. Bartley, Pamela C. Ronald (California Agriculture) A key strategy for biofuel production is making use of the chemical

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Sustainable Use of California Biomass Resources Can Help Meet State and National Bioenergy Targets

by Bryan M. Jenkins, Robert B. Williams, Nathan Parker, Peter Tittmann, Quinn Hart, Martha C. Gildart, Steve Kaffka, Bruce R.

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CP Rail Tests Animal-Fat, Vegetable-Oil Biodiesel

by Susan Taylor  (Reuters)  Animal fat, restaurant grease and vegetable oil will help power four Canadian Pacific Railway locomotives this

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Biofuel Bugs

(Living on Earth)  University of Minnesota biochemistry professor Larry Wackett’s team won support from the US Dept. of Energy for

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Bioplastics: Tetra Pak tasks Braskem for Bio-Based HDPE

by Matt Defosse (Plastics Today)  Demand for bioplastics increasingly is created by the pull of major brand owners and OEMs.

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Oil Majors – Big Brothers with the Deep Pockets, or Big Bother?

by Jim Lane  (Biofuels Digest)  Biofuels Digest provides a quick overview of Big Oil’s current investments in advanced biofuels.  READ

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Piedmont Biofuels Wins Grant for Energy Research

(Newsobserver)  Piedmont Biofuels Industrial will receive a $139,249 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act grant for innovative clean energy research and

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DOE and Israel Announce US$3.3m in Cooperative Clean Energy Projects

With financial support of DOE and the Israeli Ministry of National Infrastructures, the bilateral BIRD Foundation Energy Executive Committee has

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Cassakero Project Targets 10,000 Ethanol Refineries In 36 States

by Grace Azubuike (Leadership Nigeria)  The cassakero project has targeted the installation of 10,000 small scale bio-ethanol refineries in the

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Future Algae Bio-Fuel Production Confirmed in Southern Chile

(MercoPress)  United States corporation Bio Architecture Lab (BAL) has founded a subsidiary, BAL Chile, through which the company has already

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Speech by Philip New, CEO, BP Biofuels at F.O. Lichts World Ethanol 2009 Conference, Paris, 3 November 2009

…I’m here to talk about the role of advanced biofuels and why at BP we believe we need to get

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Falsified, Suppressed Documents Tainting Data, Policy Regarding Fossil Fuels and Its Replacements, Say Reports

(Biofuels Digest)  Allegations concerning falsified and suppressed documents relating to climate change and peak oil have been leveled on several

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ICAO Conference on Alternative Fuels Endorses Global Framework on Development and Implementation

(GreenAirOnline)  A conference held by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) concluded last week in Rio de Janeiro with the

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DuPont’s ‘Unique’ Seaweed Venture Nets DOE Cash

by Dina Fine Maron (New York Times Greenwire)  Seaweed holds promise as more than an ingredient in a purifying face

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South East Asia the OPEC of Biofuel

(Biofuels International)  …Thailand’s energy minister says the Association of Southeast Asian Nations is a biofuels hub with the potential to

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The Bioeconomy to 2030: Designing a Policy Agenda

The Bioeconomy to 2030: Designing a Policy Agenda begins with an evidence-based technology approach, focusing on biotechnology applications in primary

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Fuels or Chemicals?

(Checkbiotech)  A new OECD report, The Bioeconomy to 2030: Designing a Policy Agenda, proposes that biotechnology is the key to

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Bill May Bolster Algae Fuel

by Ian Talley (Wall Street Journal)  Legislation under consideration on Capitol Hill, including a climate bill and renewable fuel mandate,

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Biodiesel Companies Fret about Expiring Tax Break

by Brett Clanton (Houston Chronical)  … Losing the biodiesel tax incentive would be another blow to an industry that has closed

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Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels Releases Version One of the Principles & Criteria

On November 12, 2009, some three years after a first exploratory multi-stakeholder meeting was held at the EPFL in Lausanne,

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Ceres and Choren Assess Energy Crops for Thermochemical Production of Biofuels

Energy crop company Ceres, Inc. announced today that it is working with CHOREN, an international leader in Biomass to Liquids

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Fiberight to Produce MSW-Based Cellulosic Ethanol

by Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  The former Xethanol LLC ethanol production facility in Blairstown, Iowa, has been purchased by

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2nd Sustainable Biofuels Awards Nominations Invited

Held during the gala dinner on day two of World Biofuels Markets 2010, the awards are designed to recognise the companies

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Cellulosic Biofuels and RFS2

by Paul Argryropoulos (EPA Office of Transportation and Air Quality)  This presentation given at the Cellulosic Biofuels Summit November 2009,  provides the EPA

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Request for Nominations to the Farm, Ranch and Rural Communities Committee (FRRCC)

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites nominations from a diverse range of qualified candidates to be considered for appointment

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KLM Takes Strides in Sustainable Air Transport

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today operated its first ever passenger flight powered by sustainable biokerosene. To give an extra impulse

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Algal Biomass Association’s Executive Director Mary Rosenthal Testifies Before Congress on Benefits of Algae-Based Fuels

… Unfortunately, many of the federal government’s existing policies exempt algae from receiving benefits similar to those enjoyed by other

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California Energy Commission Awards UCR $1M Grant for Synthetic Fuel Facility

The California Energy Commission has awarded a $1 million grant to UC Riverside’s College of Engineering-Center for Environmental Research and

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Mozambique and Brazil Seek Partnerships in Biofuels

(AllAfrica)  Mozambican Brazilian, and Southern African business people are meeting for two days in Maputo to look into investment opportunities

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Rwanda: Bio-Diesel; Country Shows the Way

(AllAfrica Editorial)  … Rwanda entered a groundbreaking agreement with two international firms Eco-fuels Global LLC, from the United States and Eco

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Green Biologics Expands in China

Green Biologics continues to expand its business in China, based on the success of its strategy of working with the

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Drayson Racing Wins Michelin® Green X Challenge® in Okayama

(Drayson Racing)  Drayson Racing concluded its inaugural season by accomplishing one of its founding objectives: win the Michelin ® Green

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Embraer, GE Plan Biofuel Flight

by Mary Grady (AVWeb)  Embraer and General Electric will flight-test a renewable jet fuel by early 2012, the companies said.

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Growth Energy Calls on ARB to Allow Public Comment on Undisclosed LCFS Documents

Growth Energy, the coalition of U.S. ethanol supporters, called on the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to allow the public

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Alganomics in Southport Receives ‘Green’ Grant from North Carolina

by Jim Brumm (Star News)  The governor’s office said that Alganomics is one of 18 small companies that will receive

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Big Energy Collaborations Seen to Jump-Start Emerging Biofuels Technologies

by Bruce V. Bigelow  (XconomySanDiego)  As startups developing next-generation biofuels emerge in San Diego, Boston, and elsewhere, a business model

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NCGA Signs N56 Billion Contract For Cassava Kerosene

(AllAfrica.com)  Nigeria Cassava Growers Association (NCGA) has signed a N56 billion contract with the Cassava Agro Industries Services Ltd (CAISL)

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The US Biofuels Industry Must Address Midstream Ethanol Distribution Bottlenecks If It Hopes to Deliver Next-Generation Ethanol in a Cost-Effective Manner.

by Bill Caesar and Thomas Vanhoutte  (McKinsey Quarterly)   … But in the United States, next-generation ethanol likely won’t get from the

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Tennessee Legislators Approve Changes to Switchgrass Project

(Tennessean)  A panel of state lawmakers approved plans to amend a $70 million research effort to produce ethanol in East

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Could Cheap Algae Oil Power Our Energy Future?

by Cristen Conger (Discovery News  MSNBC.com) Although algae is currently the most energy-dense biofuel source, the cost of producing algae oil

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Current Cost per Gallon Exceeds POET’s Expectations for Project LIBERTY

POET announced that cost reductions achieved over the past year of operating their cellulosic ethanol pilot plant have exceeded expectations

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Inbicon Sells Out of Cellulosic Ethanol Before Demo Plant’s Opening

by Emma Ritch  (CleanTech Group)  Denmark’s Inbicon today opened its first demonstration facility producing cellulosic ethanol, but potential customers will have

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Alternative Fuel ‘Can Power 15% of Flights by 2020’

(AFP)  Alternative fuels could power 15 percent of global air traffic by 2020 and 30 percent by 2030, European aircraft-maker

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Renewable Energy Group Publishes “Feedstock and Biodiesel Characteristics Report”

… The goals of this project were to produce biodiesel from a wide variety of feedstocks and to provide the

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E10 to E100 Capable Engine Matches Diesel Efficiency at Lower Cost

by Bob Brooks (Automotive Industries)   Recent news that a 5-member team plans commercialization of $1/gal (commodity cost) ethanol from algae,

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Post Carbon Institute Publishes Report on Need to Decrease Energy Use, Population

… The scale of denial is breathtaking. For as Heinberg’s analysis makes depressingly clear, there will be NO combination of

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Wet Ethanol Process Yields More Ethanol

(UPI)  … University of Illinois scientists, led by agricultural engineering researcher Esha Khullar, said the wet ethanol process involves soaking

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Australian Firm to Launch “World’s Largest” Green Slime Facility

by Yvonne Chan  (BusinessGreen.com)  Australian biofuel specialist MBD Energy is poised to unveil a new facility that it claims will

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Indian Sugar Firms Seek Higher Ethanol Prices

(Reuters)   Indian sugar firms are seeking a higher price for ethanol to ensure steady supplies to oil firms which blend

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Environmental Warning over Electric Cars

by Kevin Clark  (Sunderland Echo)  The move to electric vehicles being spearheaded on Wearside could lead to a rise in

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Higher US Farm Productivity Will Meet Rising Ethanol Demand

(FarmOnline, Australia)  Higher productivity per acre among those US farmers providing feedstock for ethanol will meet the increased demand for

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Frontier Renewable Resources Awards $2-Million Grant to Boost Sustainable Forestry, Help Keep Cellulosic Ethanol Low-Cost, Low Carbon

Frontier Renewable Resources, the Michigan-based company building the state’s first cellulosic ethanol plant in the Upper Peninsula, has provided a

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Thermal Stabilization of Erwinia chrysanthemi Pectin Methylesterase A for Application in a Sugar Beet Pulp Biorefinery

(Applied and Environmental Microbiology, the Journal of the American Society for Microbiology)   Directed evolution approaches were used to construct a

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The Evolution Of An Eco-Prophet

by  Sharon Begley (Newsweek)  Interview with Al Gore: … But next-generation biofuels are a different story, he says. “The pathway that I

November 14, 2009 Read Full Article

Interview with Mark Emalfarb, CEO of Dyadic International

(Renewable Energy Magazine)  In this, Renewable Energy Magazine’s latest in-depth interview, Mark Emalfarb describes the interesting path that led him

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Algae Turned Into High-Temperature Hydrogen Source

(Science Daily)   In the quest to make hydrogen as a clean alternative fuel source, researchers have been stymied about how

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BP Publishes Video on Cellulosic Ethanol Conversion and Projects

BP has added to its web site page on dedicated energy crops a video describing cellulosic ethanol and BP’s cellulosic

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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

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

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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

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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

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

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