Biofuels

First Global Bioeconomy Summit met in Berlin

Representatives from more than 50 countries agreed that 'promoting technologies, governance, cooperation' are key to sustainable bioeconomy

Energy Department announces $11.3M for bioproducts to enable biofuels

There will be two topic areas

Researchers discover cheaper way to make algae biofuels

New method purifies the carbon dioxide to deliver it to microalgae

Made in Brazil: Down but not out

Biofuels will command an 18% share of the country's overall energy supply by 2030

Clariant’s sunliquid technology wins German award

Innovative technology allows the production of cellulosic ethanol from agricultural residues

US Navy launches Great Green Fleet with 2016 kickoff event

The blend fueling the JCS CSG’s surface ships contains alternative fuel made from waste beef fat provided by farmers and ranchers in the Midwest

Carbon price will reduce emissions more than computer models predict

Would encourage emissions reductions by changing the behavior of producers, consumers and investors throughout the economy

New wild bee research blames biofuels for destroying bee habitat

Corn production had an increased production for biofuel,but it is a crop known to be poor bee habitat

Biofuel use decreases annual greenhouse gas emissions

Report also forecasts that GHG emission savings could grow 56% by 2030

Renewable energy and energy efficiency can unlock climate solution

Energy transformation mitigates climate change, increases energy access, and meets global sustainable development goals