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Texas A&M study shows mesquite could be good bioenergy feedstock

Texas A&M study shows mesquite could be good bioenergy feedstock

August 14, 2014 |

In Texas, a recent Texas A&M AgriLife Research study will be published in the BioEnergy Research journal, outlining how mesquite, growing in abundance in some regions of the southwest, could fit into the overall picture for bioenergy. The paper is based on the study, Economic and Greenhouse Gas Efficiency of Honey Mesquite Relative to Other […]

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Mesquite: a new and important complement to the biofuels supply chain? Yes, say Texas A&M researchers

Mesquite: a new and important complement to the biofuels supply chain? Yes, say Texas A&M researchers

August 3, 2014 |

In Texas, A recent Texas A&M AgriLife Research study is outlining the potential of mesquite as a cellulosic biofuels feedstock. The study, Economic and Greenhouse Gas Efficiency of Honey Mesquite Relative to Other Energy Feedstocks for Bioenergy Uses in the Southern Great Plains,” is available from Texas AgriLife. Mesquite has a higher energy density per […]

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Texas researchers look at switchgrass, mesquite and redberry juniper biofuels

Texas researchers look at switchgrass, mesquite and redberry juniper biofuels

June 8, 2012 |

In Texas, one team at Texas AgriLife Research is investigating the use of up to 60 million acres of (otherwise useless) mesquite and redberry juniper from southern Great Plains states into bio-based precursor gases. A second team has landed a $500,000 Agriculture and Food Research Initiative grant to investigate the impact of a change from […]

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The 101 Hottest Biofuels Feedstocks : The Digest’s 5-Minute Guide

The 101 Hottest Biofuels Feedstocks : The Digest’s 5-Minute Guide

January 28, 2014 |

Tired of corn, corn, corn or cane, cane, cane? There are 101 feedstocks in the biofuels canon. Here’s what’s up with each of them, and all of them. In Florida, Biofuels Digest released its annual Guide to biofuels feedstocks, tracking 10,658 items published in the Digest in the past 48 months on 101 feedstocks for […]

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