Biofuels

Finnish government targets 30% biofuels share in aviation fuel

Goal of achieving a carbon neutral country by 2035

LanzaTech aims to fuel jets and make consumer goods from recycled carbon pollution

Company sells technology that transforms carbon pollution into ethanol, a renewable fuel and feedstock for chemicals

Maersk, Dutch partners launch world’s largest maritime biofuel pilot

Members of the Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition (DSGC) have partnered with A. P. Moller

RFS Power Coalition launched

Biomass Power Association, American Biogas Council and Energy Recovery Council

Finland to require 30% biofuel, 10% advanced biofuel by 2030

The law would also require biofuel to make up a portion of light fuel oil used for heating, machinery and fixed engines

India allows restricted biofuel exports from export zones

Biofuel imports in addition to exports are also restricted.

Market Report Series: Renewables 2018

By International Energy Agency

4th UN Environment Assembly to put focus on life cycle approaches

Event will take place in Nairobi in March 2019

Waste plant material could boost algae’s biofuel potential

Study could prove crucial in boosting the ‘economic viability’ of algae biofuel

Enzyme breakthrough paves way for new plant waste products

To protect their sugar-containing cellulose, plants have evolved a fascinatingly complicated material called lignin, that represents a vast potential source of sustainable chemicals