Biofuels

Virgin Atlantic Airways to fly commercial routes in 2014 using waste gas-based jet fuel

New aviation fuels will significantly reduce the carbon footprint

Mapping Africa’s renewable energy future

A vast continent playing catch-up to other parts of the world, is Africa ready to ride the green wave towards economic development?

End of ethanol import tariff would bring benefits to domestic economy, says U.S. Report

Barriers like the US$0,54-per-gallon import tariff on ethanol rise cost to U.S. consumers

Gevo receives grant for bio-jet fuel

woody biomass cellulosic feedstock to create petroleum substitutes

Codexis, Raizen team to optimize ethanol, produce biochemicals

Raizen became Codexis’ largest shareholder

USDA awards $136M for advanced biofuels

Five university-led consortia receive grants for renewable jet fuels, diesel and gasoline

EU emissions trading will cost airlines €1.1bn in 2012

Industry may fork out up to €10.4bn by 2020 under scheme to charge carriers per tonne of CO2 for flights in and out of Europe

BP invests another $100 million in Brazilian ethanol

Corporation believes alternative energy will be the fastest growing energy sector over the next two decades

Sugarcane ethanol performs at or beyond level expected from second generation biofuels

Meeting organised by IEA discussed biofuels production from cellulosic material

EU in fresh row over biofuels' 'green' claims

19 European scientists argue that EU's biofuels policy was based on a "serious accounting error"