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Breakthrough: Using Microbes to Make Advanced Biofuels

Jay Keasling, Berkeley Lab's Associate Director for Bioscience and the CEO of DOE's Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), explains how special strains of microbe...
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Bioenergy Road Map Vision 2020 for India's biofuels development

Bioenergy Road Map Vision 2020 for India's biofuels development | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Bioenergy Road Map Vision 2020 for India's biofuels development (Govt.
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DOE Biomass Program to Host Webinar on Renewable Hydrocarbon Fuels

DOE Biomass Program to Host Webinar on Renewable Hydrocarbon Fuels | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Washington, the DOE Biomass Program will host a webinar “Upgrading Renewable and Sustainable Carbohydrates for the Production of High Energy Density Fuels” on December 12, 2012, from 3:30–4:30 p.m.
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Algenol: Biofuels Digest's 5-Minute Guide : Biofuels Digest

Algenol: Biofuels Digest's 5-Minute Guide : Biofuels Digest | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Algenol LLC is a global, development stage, industrial biotechnology company that makes biofuels and high-value industrial chemicals cost-effectively from abundant, renewable resources. Algenol uses hybrid ...
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EU mulls ways to reduce use of food-based biofuel | Chem.Info

EU mulls ways to reduce use of food-based biofuel | Chem.Info | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
EU considers limiting percentage of biofuels made from food that count toward renewable target (EU mulls ways to reduce use of food-based biofuel http://t.co/z4p1nzQc...)...
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Biofuel startups turn to cosmetics, supplements for profits - California Watch

California WatchBiofuel startups turn to cosmetics, supplements for profitsCalifornia Watch“All the biofuels share one set of fundamental problems, which is you've got to use resources to grow those biofuels,” said Dave Jones, chief operating...
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Cargill files lawsuit against fake biodiesel RINs

Cargill files lawsuit against fake biodiesel RINs | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Minnesota, Cargill Inc. has filed a lawsuit with the U.S. District Court in New York, claiming that it has been victimized by the sale of fraudulent renewable energy credits.
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Butamax to retrofit eight ethanol plants for butanol

Butamax to retrofit eight ethanol plants for butanol | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Colorado, BP and DuPont Chemical joint venture, Butamax has contracted to retrofit eight ethanol plants to produce butanol, representing 900 million gallons per year of production capacity.
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Brazil Expects $235 Billion in Renewable Energy During Decade

Brazil Expects $235 Billion in Renewable Energy During Decade | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Brazil will see $235 billion of investments in renewable-energy and biofuel projects during the next ten years, Edison Lobao, the country’s mines and energy minister, said today at a United Nations event on sustainable energy in New York.
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What Biofuel Is The Best To Move Nations Forward? | Earthtechling

What Biofuel Is The Best To Move Nations Forward? | Earthtechling | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Midwest Energy News reports on a study focused on the best ways to increase the production of cleaner fuels like ethanol and biodiesel. (What Biofuel Is The Best To Move Nations Forward?
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EU Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fell 2.5% in 2011 | Ecology Global Network

EU Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fell 2.5% in 2011 | Ecology Global Network | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
A mild winter and growth in the renewable energy sector contributed to a 2.5 % reduction in the European Union’s greenhouse gas emissions for 2011.
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President Obama acknowledges importance of biofuels at DNC

President Obama acknowledges importance of biofuels at DNC | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In North Carolina, President Obama mentioned the importance of biofuels to the economy as he gave his nomination acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention.
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Biodiesel refinery up for grabs in Florida - BioEnergy News

Biodiesel refinery up for grabs in Florida - BioEnergy News | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Biodiesel MagazineBiodiesel refinery up for grabs in FloridaBioEnergy News'This is the perfect time to purchase the refinery and make the necessary investment to bring it back on line,' says ASF CEO Rodney Sutton.
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The National Security Need for Advanced Biofuels

Why the U.S. Military is Embracing Biofuels – and What is the Market?
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REG expands biodiesel positions to 4 New York City area terminals - Biodiesel Magazine

REG expands biodiesel positions to 4 New York City area terminals - Biodiesel Magazine | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Biodiesel MagazineREG expands biodiesel positions to 4 New York City area terminalsBiodiesel MagazineRenewable Energy Group Inc.
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“Biofuels have the momentum”: US Senate votes 54-41 to clear Navy’s path to affordable, advanced biofuels capacity

“Biofuels have the momentum”: US Senate votes 54-41 to clear Navy’s path to affordable, advanced biofuels capacity | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Washington, the US Senate voted 54-41 in favor of an amendment offered by Senator Kay Hagan of North Carolina to repeal section 2823 of the annual Defense appropriations bill.
Sec. 2823 of the FY13 NDAA (S.
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Codexis: Biofuels Digest's 5-Minute Guide : Biofuels Digest

Codexis: Biofuels Digest's 5-Minute Guide : Biofuels Digest | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Our focus is on the cost-effective conversion of renewable resources into transportation fuels, pharmaceuticals and biobased chemicals, and on the development of new technologies for effective air and water treatment.
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Plans for Canada's largest biofuel facility announced

Plans for Canada's largest biofuel facility announced | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Plans for Canada's largest biofuel facility announced (Plans for Canada's largest #biofuel facility announced http://t.co/yIUKGnBT #waste #canada #BC #renewable #energy #cleanpower...)...
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Keeping biofuel flowing in Germany

Keeping biofuel flowing in Germany | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Biofuels have been heavily criticized for directing crops into European fuel tanks instead of hungry mouths around the world.
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Biodiesel fuel benefits all of us - Post-Bulletin

Biodiesel fuel benefits all of us - Post-Bulletin | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
Biodiesel fuel benefits all of usPost-BulletinIt may have slipped under the radar, but the Obama administration should be commended for supporting strong domestic energy policy by boosting biodiesel production last week under the Renewable Fuel...
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Dyadic enzyme to produce cellulosic sugars successfully verified by SEKAB

Dyadic enzyme to produce cellulosic sugars successfully verified by SEKAB | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
In Florida, global biotechnology company Dyadic International, Inc.
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World's first biofuel jet flight to take off in Canada

World's first biofuel jet flight to take off in Canada | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
The world's first flight powered entirely by bio jet fuel will take off next month from Ottawa, the fuel makers announced Thursday.
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World's first biofuel jet flight to take off in Canada

World's first biofuel jet flight to take off in Canada | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
The world's first flight powered entirely by bio jet fuel will take off next month from Ottawa, the fuel makers announced Thursday.
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Brazil Forecast for Huge Renewables Growth | Renewable Energy News Article

Brazil Forecast for Huge Renewables Growth | Renewable Energy News Article http://t.co/TnEf1mep...
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First Urban Municipal Food Waste-to-renewable Energy Facility in U.S. | XS4GREEN.com | Makes green products visible

First Urban Municipal Food Waste-to-renewable Energy Facility in U.S. | XS4GREEN.com | Makes green products visible | The Biofuels Buzz | Scoop.it
First Urban Municipal Food Waste-to-renewable Energy Facility in U.S.
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