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Beyond the Valley of Death, the Sunny Lands of Tractionville

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …ZeaChem CEO Jim Imbler and Elevance’s Andy Shafer gave updates on their progress towards commercialization.

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Butamax Advanced Biofuels Receives Key U.S. Isobutanol Patent

(Biofuels Journal)  Butamax™ Advanced Biofuels, LLC announced Dec. 16 that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted a

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Look Out — Oil Prices to Hit $200 a Barrel by 2035, Projection Shows

by John Funk  (The Cleveland Plain Dealer)  Americans who are upset about $3 gasoline won’t like the latest long-term projection from

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Unraveling Plant Cell-Wall Construction for Biofuels Research

by Karen McNulty Walsh  (Brookhaven National Laboratory/RenewableEnergyWorld)   Understanding how lignin building blocks are transported could break down barriers to biofuel

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Military Signals Advanced Biofuels Demand: 336 Million Gallons per Year by 2020

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …This week in Honolulu, Chris Tindal of the US Navy joined advanced biofuels CEOs Jason

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuels to Power the Future

(China Daily)  China’s bioethanol production will reach 10 million tons a year by 2020, resulting in a 10 percent drop

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

State Aid: Commission Authorises Sweden to Grant SEK222 Million (€24 Million) for Biofuel Research Project «GoBiGas»

(Europa)  The European Commission has authorised under EU state aid rules a support of SEK222 million (approximately € 24 million) that Sweden

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

Novasep and Danisco Announce the First Betaine Industrial Production Process from Bioethanol Side-Stream

(Novasep)  Joint project will offer a cost-effective, environmentally friendly process to produce betaine, an animal feed ingredient in short supply Novasep

December 17, 2010 Read Full Article

State Aid: Commission Approves Aid for Waste CO2 Pipeline in The Netherlands

(Europa)  The European Commission has authorised, under EU state aid rules, a €5 million investment aid for a pipeline infrastructure to

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House Votes to Extend Ethanol, Biodiesel, Renewable Diesel Tax Credits; Senate Drops Biofuels-Slashing Omnibus Bill

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Washington, the US House of Representatives voted by a 277 to 148 margin to approve the Obama

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Panel Urges Oversight of Synthetic Biology

(UPI)   A report says the U.S. federal government must take a lead oversight role in the emerging field of synthetic biology

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Seaweed as Biofuel? Metabolic Engineering Makes It a Viable Option

(PhysOrg.com)   Is red seaweed a viable future biofuel? Now that a University of Illinois metabolic engineer has developed a strain

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Drop-In Biofuel Developer Dorsan Joins ATI-Clean Energy Incubator

(University of Texas at Austin)  The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), a not-for-profit unit of The University of Texas at Austin, announced

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Logos Technologies Receives Phase-2 BioJET™ Fuel Award

(PR NewsWire)  Cellulosic biomass from agricultural wastes converted to low-cost jet fuel Logos Technologies, Inc. announced today that it has

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USDA Joins Effort to Increase FFV Awareness

by Holly Jessen  (Ethanol Producer Magazine)   Surveys show that as many as 75 percent of flex-fuel vehicle (FFV) owners don’t

December 16, 2010 Read Full Article

The Global Renewable Fuels Alliance Calls on Cancun to Recognize Biofuels as a Way to Lower GHG’s

(Global Renewable Fuels Alliance)  The Global Renewable Fuels Alliance (GRFA) is calling on the UN’s Climate Change Conference in Cancun to

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Senate Tax Bill a Major Step Backwards for the Environment

by Jim Presswood (Switchboard)   The tax bill agreed to last Thursday by Senators Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell contains an energy

December 15, 2010 Read Full Article

Scientist: Ethanol the Wrong Path for Lake County, Alternative Fuels

by Marc Chase   (The Times/istockanalyst.com)  Lake County’s public-private plan to transform trash to ethanol would generate an inferior fuel with a

December 15, 2010 Read Full Article

Finnair Set to Fly with Biofuel

(YLE)  Finnair is set to become the first airline in the world to use fuel produced from renewable sources on

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Canada’s Renewable Fuel Standard Takes Effect

(Scottrade)  On December 15th, the federal government’s landmark Renewable Fuels Standard officially comes into force. This will add some two billion

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Lawsuit Opposes Permit for Michigan Ethanol Plant

(Bloomberg/AP)  Environmentalists sued Michigan regulators Tuesday over an air quality permit issued for a planned refinery in the Upper Peninsula that

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Secretary Chu Announces up to $30 Million for Research to Advance the Next Generation of Biofuels

(U.S. Department of Energy)  U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today announced the Department is now accepting applications for up to

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Maine Gets Most Federal Biofuel Help of Any State

by Mal Leary (Capitol News Service/Bangor Daily News) Maine has received more cash from the federal government for the development of

December 14, 2010 Read Full Article

Corporate U: Industry’s Reach into Academia Renews Fears of Undue Influence

by Suzanne Bohan (Contra Costa Times/Center for Genetics and Society)  Stanford University researcher Thomas Jaramillo is overseeing a million-dollar research project that

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Spain: Citrotecno to Produce First Litre of Ethanol from Citrus Waste

(FreshPlaza.com)  Two years ago Citrotecno took its first steps with the help of a group of businessmen linked to the

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North Dakota Group Looks to Make Ethanol from Sugar Beets

by Dave Kolpack (AP/The Daily Republic)   A North Dakota group said Monday it plans to open a test plant that would

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A.I.M. Interview: Scripps’ Dr. Greg Mitchell

(Algae Industry Magazine) Dr. B. Greg Mitchell is a research biologist and senior lecturer at the University of California San

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Bioengineers Develop Bacterial Strain That Could Increase Ethanol Production

(Wiley Press Room/Renewable Energy World)  A team of Bioengineers in the United States have modified a strain of bacteria to

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Hydrogen Should Take Priority over Biofuel in Aviation: World Wildlife Fund

by Kerry Reals  (FlightGlobal)  The aviation industry should focus research and development programmes on liquid hydrogen rather than third-generation biofuels in

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

Corn Growers Push for Tax Credits to Expand Ethanol Industry

by Amy West  (KHAS TV)   Want to see more ethanol blends at the pump? Well, the American Corn Growers Foundation

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

Price of Ethanol and Price of Oil According to the New York Times

by Raymond J. Learsy (Huffington Post)  In a classic example and contender for the Alfred E. Neuman “I Don’t Get It”

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

Long Shots: Why Throwing Money at Today’s Clean-Energy Technologies Could Keep Us from Discovering Tomorrow’s.

by Vinod Khosla (Foreign Policy)  …A mid-2009 report by the reinsurance giant Swiss Re found that climate change could shave

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

WSJ: Biofuels Get Test At Danish Pumps

by Jens Hansegard (Dow Jones/Fox Business)  Danish companies see a big business potential in helping to curb the world’s reliance on

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

2nd Annual Agroforestry Symposium January 12, 2011 Columbia, MO

  2nd Annual Agroforestry Symposium   January 12, 2011   Columbia, MO

Experts from across the country will discuss the role of bioenergy crops for meeting renewable energy goals at the University

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

U.S. Poised to Pump in More of Canada’s Dirtiest Oil

By Renee Schoof   (Star-Telegram/McClatchy)  At the climate talks under way in Cancun, Mexico, the U.S. has assured the world it’s not

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

Biodiesel RIN Prices Trend Higher

by Erin Voegele  (Biodiesel Magazine) Although the U.S. biodiesel industry has struggled since the lapse of the $1 per gallon tax

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DOE and Seven Other Agencies Launch Energy Export Initiative

(U.S. Department of Energy)  U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today joined seven other U.S. Government agencies in launching the Renewable Energy

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Bi-Partisan Support for Biofuels Can Help to Achieve Energy, National Security Objectives

by Steve Maddox  (The Hill)  …Although conventional, corn-based ethanol is not the darling of the environmental movement, it does have

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

Draft Contract Puts Ethanol Plant in Private Hands

by Christine Kraly  (NWITimes)   Citing what’s best for Lake County residents, a draft revised contract to bring a waste-to-ethanol plant to Schneider

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

SynGest’S Bioammonia Project Completes Award Contract with Iowa Power Fund and Iowa Office of Energy Independence

(SynGest/BusinessWire)  Mini plant will make 150 TPD of nitrogen fertilizer from biomass San Francisco, CA – (Business Wire) December 13, 2010

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NASA Research Park to Host World’s Largest, Greenest Airship

(National Air and Space Administration) NASA has entered into a lease with E Green Technologies, Inc. (EGT) Kellyton, Ala., to

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Researchers Engineer New Methane-Production Pathway in Microorganism

(University of Arkansas)  A University of Arkansas researcher and his colleagues have created the first methane-producing microorganism that can metabolize complex

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AfDB Group Approves Euros 65 Million to Finance Markala Sugar Project in Mali

(AllAfrica.com)  The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Monday, 6 December 2010 in Tunis, a €30-million

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Specialty Pipelines for Renewable and Alternative Energy Substances

(SBI Energy)  The world is rushing to harness alternative and renewable energy sources, and global specialty pipeline infrastructure is jumping to

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

IPT Reduces Biodiesel Capex to $0.10 per Gallon for 60 Mgy Project

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Nevada, International Procurement Tools  announced that they had developed a biodiesel construction platform that

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

New USDA Loan Guarantees, $50 Biofuels, Asia, Syngas among New Biofuels Trends, Gossip at Pacific Rim Summit

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Honolulu, much of the leadership of the advanced biofuels and renewables chemicals industries have

December 13, 2010 Read Full Article

Deforestation ‘Not So Important for Climate Change’

by Fred Pearce   (New Scientist)  Climate negotiations were dealt a bombshell at the weekend when ecologists reported that carbon emissions from

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Poet’s Broin Says E27 Is Needed to Satisfy RFS

by Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Poet LLC CEO Jeff Broin told attendees at a recent energy conference that the

December 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Review Highlights Knowledge Gaps Surrounding Biofuels and Land Use Change

(PR NewsWire/Hart Energy)  The development of biofuels has increased exponentially over the past decade, and will continue to do so as

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Country-Fried Biofuels

by Shannon Brescher Shea  (U.S. Department of Energy)  But a more humdrum risk of deep-frying is improperly disposing of the grease.

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Chilean Energy Companies Copec, E-CL Join For Biodiesel Venture

by Anthony Esposito  (Fox Business/Dow Jones)   Two of the most important players in Chile’s fuel and energy market, fuel and

December 12, 2010 Read Full Article

Airbus Supports TAM Airlines, Curcas and Brasil Ecodiesel to Establish Renewable Jet Fuel Processing Plant and Biofuel ‘Value-Chain’ in Brazil

(WebWire)  Airbus together with TAM Airlines and a group of specialist companies are working to establish a bio-kerosene jet-fuel processing plant

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OriginOil Announces Successful First Phase of Commercial Pilot Program

(OriginOil)  Pilot Partner MBD Energy Praises OriginOil Team on Expertise and System Operation OriginOil, Inc., the developer of a breakthrough technology

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The Goldilocks Challenge: Getting It ‘Just Right’ at Aurora Algae

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …Oak Investment venture partner (and now Aurora chairman) Brian Hinman noted that “Aurora Biofuels has

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December 1st Marks a Major Milestone in United States’ Transition to Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel

(Diesel Technology Forum)  Sulfur Content in Diesel Fuel Has Been Reduced By 97% Since 2006 This week marked a major milestone

December 10, 2010 Read Full Article

Easy Energy Scores First Commercial Sale

Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine) Minnesota-based modular ethanol production system manufacturer Easy Energy Systems Inc. recently finalized its first commercial

December 9, 2010 Read Full Article

New Biofuel Technology Yielding Success

by Trevor Curwin (CNBC)   Recent advances in production and technology have moved the ball downfield in biofuels’ big game to take

December 9, 2010 Read Full Article

Using Yeast to Build a Better Plastic

(PR NewsWire)  NYU-Poly Chemist Uses Yeast, Plant Oils to Produce Super-Durable Recyclable Plastic. Next Step: Transforming It into Biofuel Dr.

December 9, 2010 Read Full Article

Sugar Ethanol Gets Boost in US from Unlikely Foe

by Alan Anderson (Newsvine)  The ruling by Judge Jeffrey White on Nov. 30 ordering that the current rootstock for producing Roundup

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Advance Biodiesel Conference & Expo 2011 February 6-9 Phoenix, AZ

  Advance Biodiesel Conference & Expo 2011   February 6-9   Phoenix, AZ

Despite our most challenging year yet, our industry is a survivor. We’re here for the long haul, and if you

December 9, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuels Shine amid Conflict and Confusion at COP 16

by Joelle Brink (Biofuels Digest Asia)  The Cancun climate summit in Mexico kicked off last week at the same time as

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Special Feature: A Conversation with LS9’s New CEO, Ed Dineen

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Ed Dineen is taking over the reigns at LS9 from Bill Haywood, who led the company

December 9, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuels and Forests: A Trade-Off?

by Marion Davis  (Stockholm Environment Insitute)  …SEI researchers are part of a large, collaborative project led by the Center for

December 9, 2010 Read Full Article

EBOOM CAPITAL: New EPA Regulation May Discourage U.S. Biomass Projects

by Terry McDonald (EnergyBoom)  …The EPA agrees with the (U.S. Energy Information Agency) that biomass is a renewable fuel with no

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Toyota’s DNA Analysis Tech to Boost Sugar-Cane Biofuel Output

(Japan Today)  Toyota Motor Corp said Monday the company has developed a technology to analyze the DNA of plants to shorten

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Flex Ethanol Australia Brings Waste-To-Ethanol Plant A Step Closer

(The Auto Channel)  A ground-breaking plant capable of turning household rubbish into ethanol is one step closer with a new company,

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BDI to Build Biodiesel Plant in Belarus

(Biofuels International)  Product chemical manufacturer JSC Mogilevkhimvolokno Organic Synthesis Factory in Mogilev, Belarus, has placed an order to construct a

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Applications Available in January for Kellog Biological Station Biofuel Research Fellowships 2011 (Michigan State University)

(W.K. Kellog Biological Station)  Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services from Bioenergy Cropping Systems Kellogg Biological Station, in partnership with the Great Lakes

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Application Available for Summer Research Experience in Bioenergy (Michigan State University):

(Michigan State University)  The sixth annual Plant Genomics @ Michigan State University Summer Undergraduate Research Program will run from May

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Inspired by “Grassoline” Cover Story, High School Student Takes First in Statewide Science Competition

(Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center)  At the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Sciences (PJAS) state competition earlier this year, Jacob Robertson took

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Algae Highlights from Around the World

(Algae Industry Magazine)  Australia  Australian scientists are claiming the world’s best production rates of oil from algae grown in open saline

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Ethiopia Sets its Sights on Biodiesel

by Denis Gathanju  (Renewable Energy World)   Could this poverty-stricken country become the world’s largest biodiesel producer? Policy-makers in Ethiopia, challenged

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Hawaii Hydrogen Infrastructure Gets Boost

(PRNewsWire)  Ten companies, agencies and universities have joined an initiative between The Gas Company (TGC), and General Motors to make hydrogen-powered

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Chinese Academy Inks Deal with Republic of Korea University on Algae Biodiesel Research

(People’s Daily)  A Chinese science academy in east China’s Shandong Province has clinched a deal to introduce photobioreactor technology from

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Brazil Eyes out South Africa for Biofuels Growth

by Nickolaus Bauer  (Business Day)   According to visiting deputy minister for foreign trade, Brazil also wants to strengthen overall trade

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Palm Oil May Gain More Users from EU Biofuel Rules-Neste Oil

by Niki Koswanage   (Reuters)  Palm oil has production audit in place unlike other vegoils; Green palm oil production capacity growing.

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Call for Cuts to Trade Barriers for Ethanol and Sugar Trade

(ABC Rural)  …At a meeting in London, the Global Sugar Alliance has called on governments to eliminate subsidies and trade

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Viral Genetics Launches VG Energy to Market Biofuel Technology

(BusinessWire)  Viral Genetics, Inc., (Pinksheets: VRAL.PK) has launched a subsidiary called “VG Energy, Inc.” The new entity is majority-owned by

December 8, 2010 Read Full Article

Commentary on Biofuels Digest’s 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) Shockers in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy   Our picks for most underrated company?   American Process

December 7, 2010 Read Full Article

The 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy for 2010-11

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Florida, renewable fuels and chemicals developer Amyris took the #1 spot in the 2010-11 “50

December 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Top 20 Green Tech Ideas: Custom Biofuels

by Bryan Walsh (Time/CNN)  …But what if you could adapt biofuels to use our current infrastructure, not the other way around?

December 7, 2010 Read Full Article

To 20 Green Tech Ideas: Algae Biofuel

by Bryan Walsh (Time/CNN)  …One of the best options on the horizon is biofuel made from algae, which counters a

December 7, 2010 Read Full Article

Biofuels Team Motors to the South Pole

(Business Green)  Researchers hope to prove biofuels could be a viable alternative to diesel in Antarctic temperatures An attempt to record

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Moth Presents Snag in Biofuels Progress

by Cody Winchester  (Argus Leader)  Eating habits of insect pose problem for researchers Scientists at South Dakota State University are shedding

December 6, 2010 Read Full Article

BP Biofuels CEO Presents Sugar-Based Vision

by Kris Bevill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Growing biofuels mandates will require 220 “world-scale” cellulosic biofuels plants to be operational in

December 6, 2010 Read Full Article

Bebout Patents Marlstone CO2 Process for Algae Growth

(Algae Industry Magazine)  A report from the Savannah (GA) News, states that after more than 4 years of research, Bebout and

December 6, 2010 Read Full Article

Miscanthus Multiplication Made Easier

(Sprigger’s Choice)  Sprigger’s Choice should be your choice establishing lifting, harvesting  and planting your Bio-Energy Crop such as Miscanthus with

December 6, 2010 Read Full Article

The Lands of Sun and Rain: Biofuels Turns to Brazil for Sugar, Markets, Models

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …High-tech companies such as Amyris, Solazyme, LS9, KL Energy, and many others have been moving

December 6, 2010 Read Full Article

NASCAR, Ethanol Industry to Push E15

(Argus Leader)  ‘Rather than an outlet for our product, this is more of a showcase’ NASCAR has announced a marketing partnership

December 6, 2010 Read Full Article

Win on Sunday, Sell on Monday: Why the Advanced Biofuel Industry Needs to Embrace “Real” Green Racing–The American Le Mans Series

by Robert Kozak (Advanced Biofuels USA) Back in the glory days of car racing (the 1960s), “Win on Sunday, Sell

December 5, 2010 1 comment Read Full Article

Global Green Success for Drayson Racing in 2010 Season Review

(Drayson Racing)  Over 79 hours of extreme sportscar racing across three continents proving the competitiveness of second-generation biofuel, promoting green racing

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International Biorefining Conference and Trade Show September 14-16, 2011 Houston, TX

  International Biorefining Conference and Trade Show September 14-16, 2011 Houston, TX

The inaugural International Biorefining Conference & Trade Show will take place September 14 -16, 2011, at the Hilton Americas –

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

International Biomass Conference and Expo May 2-5, 2011 St. Louis, MO

  International Biomass Conference and Expo    May 2-5, 2011   St. Louis, MO

The 4th annual International Biomass Conference & Expo will take place May 2-5, 2011, at the America’s Center in St.

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

Grassley Speaks Out on Renewable Fuels Tax

(Farm Futures)  Iowa Senator says what’s fair for oil should be fair for ethanol. …During a speech on the Senate

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Five Reasons the Tea Party Is Not Lobbying for End of Ethanol Subsidies

(Newsweek)  Republican Sens. Jim DeMint of South Carolina and Tom Coburn of Oklahoma were Tea Partiers before the term existed.

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Brazil 2010 Amazon Deforestation Data Shows Lowest Rate Ever Recorded

(PR NewsWire)  Deforested area reaches lowest levels for second consecutive year Deforestation rates in the Brazilian Amazon declined 14 percent

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

FRA Advances Use of Bio-Based Fuels and Lubricants with New Research Grants

(US Department of Transportation)  U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced two research grants totaling $766,562 intended to advance the use

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BIODIESEL — Ultrasonic remedy . . .

(Physorg.com/Oakridge National Research Laboratory)  A significant barrier to greater use of biodiesel could be blasted away with a proprietary approach

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American Ethanol Led by Growth Energy Becomes Official Partner of NASCAR

(Growth Energy)  In preparation for the 2011 season and as part of its long-term commitment to “going green,” the National Association

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NASCAR Ethanol Fuel Comes from Wisconsin Corn

by Nathan Phelps  (Green Bay Gazette)   Farmers: Deal raises awareness of alternative fuel Several Wisconsin farmers say a new partnership between

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GM Exploring Increased Production of Chevrolet Volt, New E85 Flex-Fuel Version

(MLive.com)  …The Volt is capable of traveling around 35 miles on electricity before a gasoline-powered generator kicks to provide up

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

Ugandans Turn Kampala’s Uncollected Garbage into Versatile Fuel

by Wambi Michael  (The Guardian Weekly)   Cement kilns are used to transform waste, which would otherwise pollute the city, into a

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

Cheesy Microbes Could Make Biofuel As Well As Brie

by Ariel Schwartz  (Fast Company)  Lactococcus lactis is a hard-working bug. Designated as the state microbe of Wisconsin, Lactococcus is used

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

Algal Biomass Organization Publishes First Descriptive Language Guidelines for the Algae Industry

(Algal Biomass Organization)  Document intended to remove confusion, increase cohesion among experts evaluating algae technology The Algal Biomass Organization (ABO), the

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Mendota Firm Gets $1.5M for Bioenergy Testing

(Business Journal)  A Mendota biofuel company will be using a $1.5 million grant from the California Energy Commission to test the

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

Shock Wave: Cavitation Shaking up Ethanol with Revenue Upside

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Ohio, Arisdyne Systems has pioneered technology that can increase ethanol production by 10 percent,

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Neste Oil Becomes Chief Monster as Renewable Diesel becomes Biofuels Monster

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)   …In renewable diesel there are two companies that are getting it done, in terms of

December 3, 2010 Read Full Article

Next Generation Biofuels February 15-17 London, UK

  Next Generation Biofuels February 15-17 London, UK

F.O. Licht’s Next Generation Biofuels is the leading industry conference on this subject. Brought to you by F.O. Licht, renowned

December 2, 2010 Read Full Article

European Algae Biomass 2011 April 27-28 London, UK

  European Algae Biomass 2011   April 27-28    London, UK

European Algae Biomass 2011 will bring together senior level algae industry executives and power plant owners to assess the future

December 2, 2010 Read Full Article

Camelina-Derived Jet Fuel and Diesel: Sustainable Advanced Biofuels

by David R. Shonnard, Larry Williams, Tom N. Kalnes (Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy)   Recently, an isoparaffin-rich jet fuel derived

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AT&F Advanced Metals Partners with AdvanceBio Systems LLC to Manufacture a Bench Scale System for Cellulosic Ethanol Processing

(PRNewsWire)  AT&F Advanced Metals, LLC, a fully-owned subsidiary of Cleveland-based AT&F (American Tank & Fabricating Company), is completing production on the

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La Capacidad de Producción de Biodiesel en España Supera los 4,2 Millones de Toneladas

(Europa Press)  La capacidad de producción de biodiesel en España supera los 4,2 millones de toneladas en 2010, lo que

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Connecting Biofuels Agribusiness to the Supply Side of Its Market

(Write2Market)  …Sunbelt Biofuels is a small company building on the business acumen of its Founder and CEO, so-called ‘SodFather ‘Phillip

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Advanced Biofuels in Canada–The Future Is Now

(Canadian Renewable Fuels Association)  New Report Card: Canadian Industry Delivers on the Economy & Environment  The release today (November 30, 2010) of

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Drop-In Biofuel Opportunities Reported from Aussie Research Breakthrough

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Australia, World Wide Carbon Credits Limited announced today that it has successfully lodged final patent

December 2, 2010 Read Full Article

Corn Crops for Biofuels Production Have Unintended Consequences on Water Quality and Quantity in Northwest Mississippi

(US Geological Survey)   Growing corn for biofuels production is having unintended effects on water quality and quantity in northwestern Mississippi. More

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Fat-to-Biodisel Plant Approved

by John Upton  (The Bay Citizen)   A proposal to convert a rendering facility in southeastern San Francisco into a biodiesel manufacturing

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OriginOil Selected to Help Build New Advanced Algae Center in New Mexico

(OriginOil)  Former DOE Aquatic Species Program Site Will Enable Commercial Scale Testing for Algae-to-oil Industry OriginOil, Inc., the developer of a

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Agricultural Waste to Biofuel Research Published in India

(Waste Management World)  Two scientists from Sri Paramakalyani Centre of Excellence in Environmental Sciences (SPKCEES) – affiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar

December 2, 2010 Read Full Article

Summary of Cellulosic Biofuels Feedstock Supply Chain Forum

by Joanne Ivancic (Advanced Biofuels USA)  Animated discussion characterized the fourth day of the Infocast series on cellulosic biofuels.  Much

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Renewable Fuel Body Wants Quotas Doubled

by Nicole Mordant (Reuters/Toronto Sun)  Canada’s renewable fuels industry is pressing the federal government to double the percentage of renewable fuels it

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Energy Bills May Wait as US Congress Focuses on Taxes for Rest of 2010

by Brian Hansen  (Platts)  Republican leaders in the US Congress said Tuesday after a private meeting with President Barack Obama

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Cello Energy Finally Out of EPA ’11 Projection After Bankruptcy

by Katie Fehrenbacher (GigaOM)   Cello Energy, the beleaguered, infamous biofuel company that was hit with fraud allegations, has finally dropped

December 1, 2010 Read Full Article

Getting the Facts Straight on Ethanol, Letters to the Editor

by Bob Dinneen (Renewable Fuels Association)  Letter to the Editor, Chicago Tribune, Re: Dennis Byrne’s column “Time to stand up to

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University of Warwick research Means New Disease-Resistant Brussels Sprouts in Prospect

(University of Warwick)  Researchers at the University of Warwick’s Department of Life Sciences have uncovered the genetic basis of remarkable broad-spectrum

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Africa Mulls Biofuels as Land Grab Fears Grow

(International Business Times)  Farmers in this iron-roof village in Sierra Leone say they didn’t know what they were getting into when

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NX Global, Inc. Signs Joint Venture for Eco Sustainable Sites

(MarketWire)  Applied Concepts for Energy, Inc. a subsidiary of NX Global, Inc., announced November 22, 2010, a joint venture to redevelop at least four

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The Rocky Road: What Can Biofuels Learn about Paths to Commercialization from Standard Oil?

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …Yet the farm sector has become, in the wake of ethanol, a rare shining star

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National Algae Association Reaches Out to Educators

(Algae Industry Magazine)  The National Algae Association is putting out a call to educators to network with other educators and algae

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Air & Space Smithsonian Interview: Richard Altman, Executive Director, Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuels Initiative

by Paul Hoversten  (Air & Space Smithsonian)  Richard Altman, who spent 39 years as a propulsion engineer at Pratt & Whitney,

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EPA: More Renewable Fuels Required

by Robin Bravender & Darren Samuelsohn (Politico)  …Energy Secretary Steven Chu on Monday said that the future of transportation fuels shouldn’t

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Se Utilizarán Vehículos con Biodiesel en Cumbre de Cancún: Calderón

(La Jornada en Internet)  “El transporte de todos los participantes se va a hacer no sólo en camiones chiapanecos sino con

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County Terminates Agreement to Transfer $2M Grant to Ethanol Research Center

by Jessica Shirey (Gant Daily)  The Clearfield County Commissioners voted to terminate its cooperation agreement with SWAN Biomass Inc. at

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EPA Confirms Tiny Cellulosic Biofuels Mandate for 2011; Is Brazil the Big Winner?

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …In July, the EPA indicating in a draft ruling that it would specify a range

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EPA Finalizes 2011 Renewable Fuel Standards

(US Environmental Protection Agency)  Under the Clean Air Act Section 211(o), as amended by the Energy Independence and Security Act of

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A.I.M. Interview: Eldorado Biofuels’ Paul Laur

by David Schwartz  (Algae Industry Magazine)  …Up until recently a low profile player in the algae arena, Eldorado Biofuels has

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Monsanto Boosts Investment in Canada Canola

By Rod Nickel  (Reuters)  Monsanto Co. has raised its spending on canola research and development to between C$20 million and C$30

November 29, 2010 Read Full Article

Cargill, Copersucar among 8 Brazil Mills Cleared to Export ethanol to US

(Platts)  Eight Brazilian ethanol producers have registered as advanced renewable fuel producers with the US Environmental Protection Agency, easing controls

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Washington Could Determine Ethanol’s Indiana Future

(Chicago Tribune/AP)  A decision by Congress on whether to extend or gradually phase out a tax credit to oil companies

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White House Names Top Mobile Apps

(Information Week Government)  …In a White House blog post last week, the Obama administration listed 10 “must-have” mobile applications it’s

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