Tag: San Diego

Dennis McGinn to deliver keynote address at BIO San Diego

Dennis McGinn to deliver keynote address at BIO San Diego

June 23, 2014 |

In California, Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, Installations & Environment Dennis McGinn will deliver the keynote address at BIO’s International Convention’s Biofuels and Renewable Chemical Forum in San Diego this week. After the address, titled “National Security: Why We Need Industrial Biotechnology,” Mr. McGinn will hold a media availability to discuss the Navy’s […]

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Algae Biomass Summit accepting abstracts

Algae Biomass Summit accepting abstracts

March 31, 2014 |

In Washington, the Algae Biomass Summit is accepting abstracts for presentations for its conference, which will be held from September 29th to October 2nd in San Diego. The conference, the largest algae conference in the world, sets the stage for leading producers of algae products to network with industry suppliers and technology providers. Abstracts for […]

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CleanTECH San Diego picks up Regional Industry Clusters of Opportunity grant from California for biofuels development

CleanTECH San Diego picks up Regional Industry Clusters of Opportunity grant from California for biofuels development

June 27, 2013 |

In San Diego, CleanTECH San Diego, the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation and the Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation have been awarded a Regional Industry Clusters of Opportunity II (RICO II) grant from the California Workforce Investment Board.  This $250,000 grant is funded by Assembly Bill 118, Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology […]

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“San Diego: How to bridge a mega-region’s urban and rural divide (Biofuels sector).”

“San Diego: How to bridge a mega-region’s urban and rural divide (Biofuels sector).”

March 1, 2013 |

Today on Twitter: glennmosier: San Diego: How to bridge a mega-region’s urban and rural divide (Biofuels sector) operationFree: The @EnergyCollectiv says #LCFS encourages advanced #biofuels development– angryknob: @BraaiFace @johanpberg It worries me when you see farmers of the US Midwest (a major bread basket) getting subsidies for producing biofuels. jeffM_TownTalk: Sundrop Fuels is moving forward […]

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San Diego picks up on school bus biodiesel trend

San Diego picks up on school bus biodiesel trend

January 2, 2012 |

In California, San Diego will pick up on the trend of fueling school buses with biodiesel as New Leaf Biofuels forges an agreement with the district to supply for more than 500 buses until the end of the 2014-2015 school year. New Leaf produces 2 MMgy of biodiesel from recycled cooking oil. More on the […]

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Qantas to sign LOI for algae-based aviation biofuel

Qantas to sign LOI for algae-based aviation biofuel

January 20, 2011 |

At a series of public and private meetings this week on the Rodeo Drive of algae, North Torrey Pines Road in La Jolla, California, Qantas confirmed that it is in advanced talks with an unnamed algal biofuels producer (“with strong ties to Australia”) that are expected to result in a letter of intent for an […]

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