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Earth to Cellulosic ethanol: Glad you’re here, buddy, what took so long?

Earth to Cellulosic ethanol: Glad you’re here, buddy, what took so long?

October 9, 2014 |

Cellulosic ethanol arrives at scale — “The five years away forever” put to rest — but are there troubling waters still ahead? For whom, and why? Part I of II Part II of our story is here. There’s a gigantic disconnect between two sections in the country as to whether the United States should be celebrating […]

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The Stampede of Elephants: Biofuels and big balance sheets

The Stampede of Elephants: Biofuels and big balance sheets

October 18, 2012 |

28 big balance sheets deploying capital into commercial-scale advanced biofuels. Who’s writing the checks, and for what, and when? It’s become an article of faith among the unenlightened that advanced biofuels are always five years away, and the chief investors are the US Department of Energy and a gaggle of key Obama campaign donors. The […]

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