Image - NREL Science Crucial to Success of New Biofuels Plants

NREL Science Crucial to Success of New Biofuels Plants

The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) played crucial roles in the technology that has led companies DuPont, POET, and Abengoa to open commercial-scale facilities to turn biomass into clean transportation fuels. Combined, the three facilities are a huge step toward meeting the Department's goals of producing clean energy from the non-food parts of plants, creating good American jobs, mitigating greenhouse gases, an...

Bio - Feb 23, 2015


Image - BIO Urges California To Readopt The Low Carbon Fuel Standard

BIO Urges California To Readopt The Low Carbon Fuel Standard

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) is "generally supportive" of California's plan to readopt the state Low Carbon Fuel Standard, the trade organization stated in comments submitted Tuesday to the California Air Resources Board (CARB). As a trade organization representing advanced biofuel producers, BIO expressed concerns about certain aspects of the law and their potential impact on the production of low carbon biofuels. Brent Erick...

Fuel & Retailing - Feb 19, 2015


Image - Originoil Joins Idaho National Laboratory in Project Proving Algae for Biofuels

Originoil Joins Idaho National Laboratory in Project Proving Algae for Biofuels

OriginOil, developer of Electro Water Separation(tm) ( EWS ), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water, announced today that it is collaborating with the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) of the U.S. Department of Energy. A proposed project focuses on development and implementation of novel approaches to improve efficiency in algal biofuel production. Together, OriginOil and INL have submitted a proposal in res...

Bio - Jan 27, 2015




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