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New $40 million funding announcement for military, aviation biofuels from DOE

New $40 million funding announcement for military, aviation biofuels from DOE

June 19, 2012 |

DOE releases its latest $40 million funding opportunity, for aviation and military biofuels; lignocellulosic and algal feedstock components. In Washington, the DOE released details of a long-awaited funding opportunity announcement for advanced biofuels for aviation and military applications, titled “Innovative Pilot and demonstration-scale production of advanced biofuels.” According to the DOE, “the intent of this […]

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Compact Contractors for America develops contender for JP-8 replacement in military aircraft

Compact Contractors for America develops contender for JP-8 replacement in military aircraft

[ 0 ] December 23, 2010 |

In Utah, Compact Contractors for America (CCA) has developed a dry process biofuel from algae which the company says is a serious contender for JP-8 replacement in military aircraft. CCA’s dry process biofuels is essentially a powder that can be fluidized and combusted in jet turbine engines. It says its Turbine Bio Fuel could revolutionise […]

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