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UConn professor takes brown grease technology to market

UConn professor takes brown grease technology to market | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Connecticut, A UConn researcher has teamed with partners to launch RPM Sustainable Technologies that will focus on biodiesel production from brown grease and will launch an operational prototype at the wastewater treatment plant in Torrington in...
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energyDigger :: 2012-08-08 - Franken, Biofuels Proponents Speak Out For Renewal Fuel

energyDigger :: 2012-08-08 - Franken, Biofuels Proponents Speak Out For Renewal Fuel | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
GILFILLAN ESTATE - U. S. Senator Al Franken and a handful of biofuels and farm organization leaders said big oil companies are putting out misinformation about a national Renewable Fuel...
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Butamax files additional lawsuits against Gevo; seeks declaratory judgment of invalidity of Gevo patent and files suit to enforce Butamax’s ‘017 KARI patent

Butamax files additional lawsuits against Gevo; seeks declaratory judgment of invalidity of Gevo patent and files suit to enforce Butamax’s ‘017 KARI patent | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Delaware, Butamax provided this latest update on the litigation activity between Butamax and Gevo related to biobutanol patents.
Last week, Butamax filed suit in the U.S.
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INEOS’s cellulosic ethanol plant expected to start producing by the 3rd quarter

INEOS’s cellulosic ethanol plant expected to start producing by the 3rd quarter | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Florida, INEOS’s cellulosic ethanol plant has entered the commissioning phase and is expected to be producing by the 3rd quarter, at full capacity by the end of the year.
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Toyota to produce ethanol hybrid Prius for Brazil market

Toyota to produce ethanol hybrid Prius for Brazil market | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Tokyo, Toyota Motor Corp. announced plans to launch the world’s first hybrid vehicle powered by ethanol later this year in Brazil.
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125 biodiesel, advanced biofuel producers get $19.4M from USDA ...

125 biodiesel, advanced biofuel producers get $19.4M from USDA ... | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
“Advanced biofuels are a key component of President Obama's 'all-of-the-above' energy strategy to reduce the Nation's reliance on foreign oil and take control of America's energy future,” said Vilsack.
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Irish report predicts South American biofuel consumption market value of $83,628.7 million by 2016

Irish report predicts South American biofuel consumption market value of $83,628.7 million by 2016 | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Ireland, Research and Markets has added “Biofuel Consumption in South America” to their report offerings.
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Evonik, BioAmber partner on catalysts for sustainable chemicals - Biodiesel Magazine

Evonik, BioAmber partner on catalysts for sustainable chemicals - Biodiesel Magazine | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Biodiesel MagazineEvonik, BioAmber partner on catalysts for sustainable chemicalsBiodiesel MagazineChemical company and biodiesel catalyst supplier Evonik Industries entered into a long-term collaboration with BioAmber Inc.
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Researchers to make ethanol from dairy waste

Researchers to make ethanol from dairy waste | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Wisconsin, researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been awarded a $7 million grant along with its partners to ethanol from a manure byproduct at a dairy farm. Maple Leaf Dairy has about 4,000 cows.
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The 2012 London Olympics, biofuels-style: BP to showcase its three ...

The 2012 London Olympics, biofuels-style: BP to showcase its three ... | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Sustainable Living with Sustainable Energy &Technology-Bioenergy. This blog will share ... As the 2012 Summer Games approach, BP Biofuels launches its showcase for cellulosic ethanol, renewable diesel, and biobutanol.
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Gevo Signs Malaysian Collaboration to Produce Cellulosic Isobutanol for SE Asia

Gevo Signs Malaysian Collaboration to Produce Cellulosic Isobutanol for SE Asia | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO), a leading renewable chemicals and next-generation biofuels company, signed a collaborative agreement today with the intent to site a cellulosic biomass isobutanol facilit...
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Clariant launches biofuel of the future

Clariant launches biofuel of the future | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Muttenz, 20 July 2012 - Clariant, the Swiss specialty chemicals company, today inaugurated Germany's biggest pilot plant for the production of climate-friendly cellulose ethanol from agricultural waste (Clariant launches biofuel of the future
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Royal DSM finalizes funding for cellulosic plant in Iowa

Royal DSM finalizes funding for cellulosic plant in Iowa | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Iowa, Royal DSM is providing funding for a joint venture in Emmetsburg for a cellulosic plant that has been on hold for two years.
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Brazil will use return of ethanol to resolve gasoline imports

Brazil will use return of ethanol to resolve gasoline imports | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Brazil's Petrobras CEO: Return of Ethanol to Resolve Gasoline Imports
 

Brazilian state-run oil giant Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR, PETR4.BR), or Petrobras, expects a recovery in the country's sugarcane ethanol production in the next two years t ...
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BERNAMA - Thailand Still Far From Reaching Renewable Energy Target

BERNAMA - Thailand Still Far From Reaching Renewable Energy Target | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Thailand Still Far From Reaching Renewable Energy Target: Thai News Agency reported the acknowledgement was echo...
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What happens in Vegas…the biofuels edition

What happens in Vegas…the biofuels edition | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
What happens in Vegas…the biofuels edition: Filed under: Biofuel News http://t.co/fZqqMp3N...
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Triple Win for Biofuels on Capitol Hill

Triple Win for Biofuels on Capitol Hill | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Washington, the US Senate Committee on Appropriations and the Senate Finance Committee handed the advanced biofuels industry three of its most significant wins on Capitol Hill this year.
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South African Airways targets 50% biofuels by 2020

South African Airways targets 50% biofuels by 2020 | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In South Africa, South African Airways says that it wants to achieve 50% use of aviation biofuels by 2020. The expectation is that the policy shift for the state-owned company will create sufficient demand to spark local production.
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How many species of algae are there? - Guiry - Journal of Phycology - Wiley Online Library

How many species of algae are there? - Guiry - Journal of Phycology - Wiley Online Library | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
How many species of algae are there?: Algae have been estimated to include anything from 30,000 to more...
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Which biofuels players are getting traction now? The Diamond Dozen

Which biofuels players are getting traction now?  The Diamond Dozen | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In a world filled with companies of promise and companies of promises, the Diamond Dozen are expected to dominate the advanced biofuels capacity landscape through 2017.
Who are they – and why are they early-movers?
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Algae ripe for double-digit growth

Algae ripe for double-digit growth | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In New York, buoyed by public and private R&D, industry investment from the public and private sectors, fossil fuel prices, and general regulatory support, algae biofuels technologies are ripe for double-digit growth potential over the short term.
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Clariant opens Germany’s biggest cellulosic ethanol plant

Clariant opens Germany’s biggest cellulosic ethanol plant | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Germany, Clariant inaugurated Germany’s biggest pilot plant for the production of cellulosic ethanol from agricultural waste.
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BDI receives €16.4m grant for biodiesel plant

BDI receives €16.4m grant for biodiesel plant | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In France, BDI has received a 16.4 million Euro grant commission from Intermarche subsidiary ecoMotion France to build its biodiesel plant in Le Havre.
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6 Myths About Biofuels in the Military

6 Myths About Biofuels in the Military | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Due to the outrage that republicans have shown against the US Navy’s use of biofuels in recent RIMPAC exercises we now look at six myths that surround this topic (6 Myths About #Biofuels in the #Military http://t.co/q9hx4O9t...)...
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Brazil to scale up algae plant by 2013

Brazil to scale up algae plant by 2013 | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Brazil, a plant run by SAT will be producing biofuels from seaweed at industrial scale for the first time and is expected to be built by late 2013.
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