Biofuels

Biofuels and biogas unite in call for cellulosic targets

Leaders of the American Biogas Council, Advanced Biofuels Business Council, Biotechnology Innovation Organisation , and Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas have co-signed a letter to EPA administrator Scott Pruitt

UK promotes advanced biofuel-powered planes

Low-carbon fuel plants by 2021

Polluted lake to algae biofuel source

Scientists from Sandia National Laboratories are working to see if one of California’s most polluted lakes can be turned into a profitable source of algae biofuel.

European Investment Bank commits €4.3 billion to renewable energy

EU Bank is supporting new investment in sustainable transport, renewable energy and helping small companies harness business opportunities

ePURE ‘heartened’ by MEPs’ views on biofuels

In a recent article in The Parliamentarian, they discussed the future of the EU’s energy sector and described biofuels as 'indispensable'

Mexico approves 10% ethanol content for gasoline

new measure will only affect gasoline, not diesel.

DLR and Lufthansa Technik investigate aviation biofuels

European Union-funded 'High Biofuel Blends in Aviation' study focused on blends, i.e. mixtures of conventional kerosene with biofuels

Cornell engineers transform food waste into green energy

Food waste should have a high value. “Food waste is still carbon—a lot of carbon.”

2016, a record year for renewables, latest IRENA data reveals

Solar outpaces wind for new power capacity

A more efficient method for harvesting microalgae is on the horizon

Bendy Estime, a biomedical and chemical engineering Ph.D. candidate at Syracuse University in New York, has developed a new technology for energy efficient cultivation and harvesting of microalgae.