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  1. Surrey's new biofuel facility is in Port KellsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Langley Advance

    A new biofuel plant has broken ground in Port Kells and will take Surrey's organic and green waste as well as from contractors in the region. Photograph By City of Surrey A new biofuel plant has broken ground in Port Kells and will take Surrey's organic and green waste as well as from contractors in the region.


  2. Biofuel to food: Australian native microalgae have 'great potential' for supplementsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NutraIngredients

    ... with Nannochloropsis , Scenedesmus , and Dunaliella currently used primarily for large-scale applications in the biofuel and aquaculture industries. While production of Dunaliella for human consumption was on the rise, ton per year production was ...


  3. A bipartisan alternative to costly, ineffective 'clean fuels' programRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... will lead?to increased investments in biofuels in Oregon. This is not true because there is a cap on the amount of biofuel that can be used in cars (10 percent) and this cap has already been reached. The truth is the vast majority of the higher ...


  4. Novel Energy Inventions Seek Greater ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Scientific American

    Biofuel makers struggle , utilities wage war against rooftop solar power and fuels knit together by microbes using carbon dioxide and electricity remain firmly in the lab - but at least there are no oil well blowouts to staunch anymore. Chemist Ellen Williams joined the U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects AgencyEnergy as its new head in December 2014.


  5. Catsimatidis trying to slip pricey biofuels mandate into budgetRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... the owner of United Metro Energy Corp., a large company that is putting the finishing touches on a massive Brooklyn biofuel-processing plant that will be the largest in the northeast when it opens this fall. Catsimatidis told The Post that his ...


  6. Senate okays powers for Aquino to address energy shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... to exempt power plants from the mandatory implementation of Republic Act 9367 or the Biofuels Act of 2006. "The Biofuel Act mandates the use of biodiesel. Pure diesel cannot be utilized anymore, anywhere in the Philippines. And since the power ...


  7. Scania Commercial Vehicle India Union Budget 2015 reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | India Auto News

    ... in nature, and encourages manufacturing. Scania Commercial Vehicle would have liked more clarity regarding India's biofuel and sustainable solutions focus in the transport sector. Bio-ethanol assuress carbon savings of about 70 pct. Overall, broader ...


  8. Crude's Slump Seen Causing Indonesia to Miss Biofuel TargetRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... 1,500 rupiah. Prices rallied on Monday after China interest cut rates and the ringgit fell. Indonesia has promoted biofuel usage to help absorb rising supplies of the world's most-traded edible oil, which is used in foods and cosmetics, and to cut ...


  9. Holmen Reduces Carbon Dioxide Emissions By 45 Per CentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pollution Online

    ... and electricity. As a result of extensive energy investments the paperboard mill in Workington currently runs on biofuel and is self-sufficient in electricity and thermal energy. In addition, fossil-free electricity is distributed to the local ...


  10. Biofuel research gets a funding boost in SaskatoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    Biofuel producers in western Canada could soon be able to purify and convert ray glycerol more cost-effectively. The federal government announced an investment of nearly $540,000 to the University of Saskatchewan Friday.


  11. Modular biobattery plant turns a wide range of biomass into energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Gizmag

    ... of renewable energy since it can not only generate electricity at little cost to the environment, but also create biofuel , fertilizer and engine oil. One issue, however, is that these plants only accept few organic substances as raw materials. A ...


  12. Coffee Power: London Entrepreneur Uses the Cities' Coffee Waste for FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 |

    ... for powering buses. This idea earned Kay the Mayor's Low Carbon Prize and funding to start a business based on the biofuel. Boris Johnson commended Kay for his ingenuity with a cheeky remark: "This kind of innovation is brilliant to see- we are 100% ...


  13. Surrey breaks ground on biofuel processing facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Now Newspaper

    Mayor Linda Hepner is joined by city staff and project partners in Port Kells on Feb. 27 as they break ground at the site of a planned biofuel processing facility. Hepner says the site will reduce CO2 emissions in Surrey by 40,000 tonnes a year, equivalent to taking 8,500 cars off the road per year.


  14. Surrey breaking ground on biofuel processing facility todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Now Newspaper

    The City of Surrey is holding a groundbreaking ceremony today for a planned $65-million biofuel processing facility. Set to be completed in 2017, the facility will convert the city's kitchen and yard waste collected at curbside - and commercial waste across the region - into renewable natural gas.


  15. Evening markets: US winterkill fears revive wheat futuresRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 |

    ... And, also on the demand side, a jump in ethanol prices boded well for breathing life into production margins for US biofuel plants. Ethanol for April jumped 3.8% to $1.472 a gallon, boding well for demand for corn, the main raw material for making ...


  16. Congress must act now to reform the RFSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Hill

    ... poverty here in the United States and around the world. But it doesn't stop there. To meet such a huge increase in biofuel demand, we'll need to grow more corn - this means more land will be needed. Communities in Cambodia, Guatemala and Tanzania ...


  17. Dems' climate probe brings 'witch hunt' turnabout - Global...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Politico

    ... ttp:// ** A message from the National Biodiesel Board: America's first commercially produced advanced biofuel, biodiesel, is here, now - growing and diversifying our


  18. EU vote on biofuels - undermines food security' says NFURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Somerset County Gazette

    ... the production of high protein animal feed, which accounts for up to 40 per cent of crops' output when made into biofuel. NFU North East Combinable Crops Chairman and farmer Brett Askew stated the NFU will continue to lobby for a minimum cap of 8 ...


  19. Senate Bill Introduced To End Ethanol Mandate For GasolineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | GreenCarReports

    A decade ago, the biofuel ethanol was viewed as one way to reduce the nation's consumption of oil for transportation fuel. In 2007, Congress approved the Renewable Fuels Standard, which mandated increasing amounts of ethanol gradually be blended into the fuel supply.


  20. Gasoline Prices' Creates Losses For Ethanol Profits, Cutting ProductionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Agri Marketing

    ... of ethanol 42 percent because the price is linked to gasoline. At the same time, corn, the main raw material used by biofuel producers, fell just 19 percent. "Gasoline is down a lot and corn has come back up a bit," Wallace Tyner, an agricultural ...