Biofuels

Project aims to use probiotic bacteria to produce algal crops

Algal biomass can be converted to advanced biofuels that offer promising alternatives to petroleum-based diesel and jet fuels

Raízen signs exports deals for 2G ethanol to Europe

Raízen and Iogen are working together closely to transform second generation ethanol technology into a reality

Amyris announces successful completion of Volkswagen renewable diesel evaluation program

Confirms outstanding performance and environmental benefits under real-world driving conditions

Researchers look at multiple traits to improve switchgrass

Though n excellent candidate for biofuel production, it lacks lacks qualities, such as high biomass yield

RFS supporters testify at EPA hearing, participate in rally

Rally for Rural America was organised in Kansas City, Kansas.

Metabolic path to improved biofuel production

The fungus Neurospora crassa is a type of red bread mold that naturally flourishes on the cellulose and hemicellulose components of plant cell walls

EPA: Greenhouse gas emissions from airplanes are dangerous to human life

The so-called endangerment finding paves the way for the agency to develop regulations over airplane emissions

Researchers study potential of carinata as biofuel source

Ethiopian mustard seed, is being studied by researchers and extension specialists from South Dakota State University as a renewable source of diesel and jet fuel

New RSB standard for low iLUC biofuels

'Low iLUC Risk Biomass Criteria and Compliance Indicators' means producers will be able to demonstrate that biomass was produced with no indirect impact on food production or biodiversity

EPA strikes deal on biofuel blending targets

EPA will propose draft biofuel use targets for 2015 and 2016 by June 1