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7 min ago | The Washington Post

Uganda's Kakira Sugar Plans to Produce Ethanol Fuel by 2016

Kakira Sugar Works Ltd., Uganda's biggest processor of the sweetener, plans to build an ethanol plant by the end of 2016 after it spent $75 million expanding cane-crushing and power operations over the past two years.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Science / Technology

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Mexican farmers fight to preserve 59 indigenous corn varieties against hostile GMO takeover

Dozens of native maize varieties are threatened with extinction in Mexico as Big Biotech moves to replace them with commercialized genetically modified corn.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Genetics, Medicine, Alternative Energy, Energy, Berkeley, CA

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Taisugar ethanol plan doom by changing government policy

Taiwanese energy and food producers woke up from their ethanol dreams after years of futile attempts to build ethanol facilities.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Sugar rush at ethanol plant fuels fight with Nebraska corn farmers

E85 ethanol fuel is shown being pumped into a vehicle at a gas station selling alternative fuels in the town of Nevada, Iowa in this December 6, 2007 file photo.


Related Topix: Nebraska, Alternative Energy, Energy, Reuters, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Ag Professional

Global biofuel output expansion to slow by 2023

Global biofuel output should expand in the period to 2023, mostly boosted by increasing demand, higher crude oil prices and government policies, but the rise should be lower than in the past decade, the FAO and OECD said on Friday.


Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Biofuel, Alternative Energy, Energy, Agriculture, Science

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Motley Fool

Is Ethanol Causing Food Disruption and Contributing to Climate Change?

If you are a socially responsible investor, you may want to rethink any commitment you have to ethanol and its use as a fuel supplement, oxygenate, and climate change solution.


Related Topix: Biofuel, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Agriculture, Science, Department of Energy

Wed Jul 02, 2014

KICD-AM Spencer

First Commercial-Scale Cellulosic Ethanol Produced At NW Iowa Plant

Galva, Iowa-based Quad County Corn Processors is the first commercial facility in the state to produce ethanol fuel from something other than corn starch.


Related Topix: Galva, IA, Alternative Energy, Energy, Emmetsburg, IA

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Waste-to-fuel: How to make a challenge an opportunity

Instead of splitting used hemp to re-sell, Enerkem - the company in question - is taking solid municipal waste and turning it into fuels and chemicals through a proprietary process that involves further sorting of waste feed material and then chemistry conversion of the remaining feedstock through a gasifier as well as a fluidised bed.


Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Alternative Energy, Energy, Business News

Thu Jun 26, 2014


Parker's Statesboro, GA

Parker's has announced the opening of the company's new convenience store, in Statesboro, Ga., featuring the retailer's new drive-thru service for most of the products in the store.


Related Topix: Bulloch County, GA, Statesboro, GA, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, Marketing, Alternative Energy, Energy


U.S. gas prices to rise if biofuel mandate not cut -CBO

U.S. gasoline prices could rise by up to 26 cents a gallon by 2017 if the Environmental Protection Agency does not lower the ambitious targets in a federal biofuel use mandate, the Congressional Budget Office said on Thursday.


Related Topix: Biofuel, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Domestic Fuel

Murphy USA Offering E15, E85 in Indianola, IA

Murphy USA is now offering E15 and E85 in Indianola, Iowa location. This station is the first one to begin selling the ethanol fuel blends in Iowa, with six more locations coming online over the next few months.


Related Topix: Iowa, Indianola, IA, Alternative Energy, Energy, Fort Dodge, IA, Sioux City, IA