Tag: military

Zip unveils biofuel for military cooking fuel

Zip unveils biofuel for military cooking fuel

September 19, 2013 |

In the UK, Zip unveiled its new, powerful, lightweight, non-toxic Military Cooking Fuel at the DSEI exhibition in London. Zip’s unique formulation is made from naturally-derived, fully sustainable biofuel. The product, which can be used to heat water for drinking and cooking ration packs in all weather conditions, has won the 2013 Soldier Technology Award […]

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Red Rock Biofuels receives $4.1 million military contract

Red Rock Biofuels receives $4.1 million military contract

June 21, 2013 |

In Colorado, Red Rock Biofuels has received a $4.1 million federal contract as a part of the Defense Production Act to produce military-grade fuels. The government hopes that the companies fuels will cost less than $4 per gallon by 2016. Red Rock will match the federal funding with $5m in private funds. More on the […]

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“Military #Biofuels are boosting local economies and creating 17k new jobs by 2020.”

“Military #Biofuels are boosting local economies and creating 17k new jobs by 2020.”

May 30, 2013 |

Today on Twitter: NiliMajumder RT @UNDP: #Brazil’s biofuels generate income for 100,000 families of smallholder farmers RevolveMagazine Infrographic on biofuels and cars competing for grain ACORE 21st Century #Defense: Military #Biofuels are boosting local economies and creating 17k new jobs by 2020

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“Funding bill amendments target military biofuels.”

“Funding bill amendments target military biofuels.”

March 14, 2013 |

Today on Twitter: tirepyrolysis Biofuels to boom by 2020 as cellulosic ethanol becomes competitive, reports say: http://t.co/otKMF96TKs [email protected] climate; environment, sustainability; biofuels, rising demand driving up food price; chronic underinvestment in agriculture E2Wire: Funding bill amendments target military biofuels eyesonthebay Bacterium found in Bay decomposes seagrass and can be useful to produce biofuels & other products.

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“Garbage bacteria improves biofuel development.”

“Garbage bacteria improves biofuel development.”

December 4, 2012 |

Today on Twitter. aCORE: Bottom line: #biofuels helps our military kick some butt on the battlefield and and spurs economic growth. aksvi: How to Keep Biofuels Sustainable: RP Siegel asks Jesper Hedal Kløverpris, who is Sustainability Manager for Novo… nuffbioethics: @Arakwai Thanks for sharing that link. We designed a ‘dragons den’ style activity for thinking […]

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Coalition calls for outreach to Senators on military biofuels

Coalition calls for outreach to Senators on military biofuels

November 21, 2012 |

The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is expected to be taken up on the Senate floor early next week. The Committee-passed annual Defense Authorization bill contains harmful amendments that would block efforts to develop a commercial supply of cost-competitive advanced biofuels as detailed in a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Department of Defense (DOD), Department […]

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“Is the “giant reed” a biofuels savior or invasive plant nightmare?”

“Is the “giant reed” a biofuels savior or invasive plant nightmare?”

November 20, 2012 |

Today on Twitter. ACORE: With news of #US being an #oil net exporter by 2020, #biofuels still needs to be part of transportation fuel portfolio. Silvio_Marcacci: Is the “giant reed” a biofuels savior or invasive plant nightmare? Depends on who you ask. Bullfrogfilms: @BiomassMagazine | Military biofuels report prompts urges for congressional support – DEKRAConsulting: […]

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“US Military To Congress: Dude, Where’s My Biofuels?”

“US Military To Congress: Dude, Where’s My Biofuels?”

November 16, 2012 |

Today on Twitter. SugarcaneBlog US Military To Congress: Dude, Where’s My Biofuels? – CleanTechnica AGNBiofuels New study shows how to bridge 1st and 2nd gen biofuels   #AGNBiofuels SEIclimate Interesting read: The False Choice Between Palm Oil and Indonesian Forests (@worldresources) Sean_OHanlon Scientists in Sweden have developed a Membrane super-filter that could help produce Advanced […]

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“Biofuels industry presses congressional leaders to maintain fuel rule.”

“Biofuels industry presses congressional leaders to maintain fuel rule.”

October 23, 2012 |

Today on Twitter. Dom_Resources: Advanced military #biofuel production could be a great #alternative but put on hold by Senate Armed Services Committee GrandpapJoe: @ecomagination engineering sustainability.Make the land multi-use.Fiqure what biofuels aid in crop production.Use both 2 gether MultiSvc: Biofuels industry presses congressional leaders to maintain fuel rule bamagirl0117: Ethanol Consumes 40% Of America’s Corn […]

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“America’s Military Wants BioFuels.”

“America’s Military Wants BioFuels.”

October 3, 2012 |

Today on Twitter. energy_Discuss: America’s Military Wants BioFuels RennaW: I’m not sure what the question is, but I’m sure kudzu is going to be the answer. Biofuels, cure for cancer, something! HowStuffWorks: Using food crops for biofuels can be environmentally and economically unsound. That’s where 2nd-gen biofuels come in: drivingethanol: Biofuels Help Boost Co-op Income: […]

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