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US Senator secures $250,000 from NSF for biofuel research at University of North Dakota

US Senator secures $250,000 from NSF for biofuel research at University of North Dakota

September 1, 2015 |

In Washington, U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp announced $250,000 in federal funding for research at the University of North Dakota (UND) to study biomass as a biofuel and solar energy absorption by nanoparticles.

“North Dakota has a rich heritage of conservation and we must continue to develop and use our natural resources responsibly,” said Heitkamp. “That also […]

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University of Kentucky receives $20m for biofuels research from Kentucky NSF grant

University of Kentucky receives $20m for biofuels research from Kentucky NSF grant

August 28, 2014 |

In Kentucky, the University of Kentucky has received a $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research. The grant, which is to support 150 jobs over the next five years, will focus on three research areas: chemical biology for advanced materials, which can help biofuel manufacturing processes; advanced-membrane technologies, […]

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