Tag: Advanced Biofuels

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“Coast-to-coast without using a drop of oil.”

Today on Twitter: BioFuelNet @sustainablehec MBA finalists offering great perspectives. General agreement is #biofuels should be local produced nelderini: I’m all for the Energy Security Trust, as long as it results in more renewable power. If it just goes to EVs and biofuels… LiberalCap: advanced biofuels and natural gas – so drivers can one day go […]

March 18, 2013 More

“Advanced #Biofuels from Non-food crops & Waste could be cost-competitive with petroleum by 2016.”

Today on Twitter: Gonzavera Aviation Industry Takes Positive Step in Ensuring Biofuels Deliver on Promise of Sustainability Sean_OHanlon Advanced #Biofuels from Non-food crops & Waste could be cost-competitive with petroleum by 2016 Camz99 ”Second generation biofuels on verge of cost breakthrough” –  - shared from @TaptuGreen Ecoplum KLM Launches First Weekly Transatlantic Flight Using Biofuels

March 12, 2013 More

“Policy Shifts Signal Growth Ahead for Advanced Biofuels.”

Today on Twitter. sorrowharw: Policy Shifts Signal Growth Ahead for Advanced Biofuels gjmmba: “@Agritrade: UPDATE: EU farmers and biofuel industry mobilise against the EC biofuel U-turn ” KamounLab: Sobering lesson from a biofuels pioneer: Growth of ethanol fuel stalls in Brazil /via Nature amsecproject: The #NationalSecurity Need for Advanced #Biofuels by @amsecproject on @slideshare

December 17, 2012 More

15 Burning Questions (and Answers) for Biofuels in 2013

Policy, finance, technology, feedstocks, markets, prices, opposition. Here’s what’s on your mind, as the critical 2013 deployment year for biofuels looms. Great topic suggestions from Digest readers have been pouring into my inbox all week — for the private, pre-ABLC briefing that we are prepping for DC this April. (By the way, thank you to the many […]

December 13, 2012 More

“NGO launches campaign to reduce US oil use in half in 20 years.”

Today on Twitter. Amyris: NGO launches campaign to reduce US oil use in half in 20 years in part by using advanced #biofuels IowaBio: EIA: #Biofuels to account for 5.8% of liquid-#fuels market by 2040: Sean_OHanlon: How #Biofuels in Brazil waver between Glory and Neglect cenusabioenergy: Discussing the future “Roadmap to Commercialize Thermochemical Biofuels and […]

December 13, 2012 More

New advanced biofuels guide: The Law of Biorefineries and Advanced Biofuels

Stoel Rives announced the publication of its new advanced biofuels guide. Titled The Law of Biorefineries and Advanced Biofuels, the guide provides entrepreneurs, investors, lenders and developers with an overview of the legal landscape in this rapidly developing biofuels segment. Topics covered include: • Early-stage financing and business models • Intellectual property • Regulatory and […]

November 5, 2012 More

Scottish distillery to convert waste into advanced biofuel

In Scotland, a whisky distillery called Tullibardine will be the first in the world to convert its waste into advanced biofuel. The company will be using the facilities at the Centre for Process Innovation and will scale up the process to 10,000 liters. Tullibardine has also signed an MOU with Celtic Renewables Ltd to develop […]

November 5, 2012 More

Advanced biofuels in US, Canada to surge to 1.6-2.6 billion gallons by 2015 amidst domestic manufacturing comeback

New downloadable reports from Environmental Entrepreneurs and PriceWaterhouseCoopers detail strong advances in advanced biofuels, chemicals, wood, plastic and rubber sectors. In California, Environmental Entrepreneurs has just released its annual survey of advanced biofuels, the Advanced Biofuels Market Report for 2012, and is projecting that, for the US and Canada, advanced biofuels production (qualifying for RFS2 […]

September 13, 2012 More

US warplanes can fly faster, carry additional weapons load using advanced fuels and biofuels: new data

Storm breaks out between US military leaders and House Republicans. Can the US afford to deploy fuels with advanced war fighting capabilities? Republicans say, for now, “no”. WASHINGTON, DC — May 21 — New tests conducted at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base have revealed that US warplanes are capable of flying faster and carry more payload […]

May 21, 2012 More

White House announces $35M in new advanced biofuels R&D funding

In Washington, the White House announced up to $35 million over three years to support research and development in advanced biofuels, bioenergy and high-value biobased products. The projects funded through the Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI) – a joint program through the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Energy Department – will help […]

March 23, 2012 More