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  1. The Genomic Love Triangle Of CanolaRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... as this genome sequence may ultimately help researchers develop feedstocks that are suited to more sustainable biofuel production. Production has grown rapidly over the past 40 years, rising from the sixth largest oil crop to the second largest, ...

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  2. Canola genome sequence reveals evolutionary 'love triangle'Read the original story

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... as this genome sequence may ultimately help researchers develop feedstocks that are suited to more sustainable biofuel production. Global canola production has grown rapidly over the past 40 years, rising from the sixth largest oil crop to the ...

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  3. Signs of deforestation in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... has proved what environmental scientists have suspected for years: Increasing the production of soybean and biofuel crops in Brazil increases deforestation in the Amazon. - Increased export of Brazilian beef indirectly leads to deforestation in the ...

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  4. Promising Alabama Pilot Project Turns Algae to Biofuel - Using SewageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    Let's face it. Algae aren't very exciting. But the prospect of creating a viable source of biofuel from these microscopic organisms is, and a Nevada company is finally starting to make a go of it with their pilot plant off the coast of Alabama that uses sewage as fertilizer.

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  5. These 2 Big Oil Companies Just Got the Cold Shoulder From the EPARead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... How will that affect development for Butamax, a joint venture between BP ( Why butanol should be the next American biofuel The EPA will now recognize three fuels sourced from biogas (compressed natural gas, liquefied natural gas, and electricity ...

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  6. Brazil's first indigenous woman lawyer battles for land rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... figures show . Carvalho said climate change and deforestation - for timber or to plant soy and other crops for biofuel - are affecting the whole environment. "A few years ago, parts of the river were dry. One summer in Roraima, there was flooding. ...

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  7. Is This the Next Big Win for Biofuels?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... seasonal businesses. First generation biodiesel sales are often greatly reduced during winter months due to the biofuel's tendency to solidify into a wax (not the desired state of matter for vehicle fuel) at low temperatures. While the chemical ...

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  8. School for life plans strategy ....Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... the fish numbers and eroding the coastal areas and displacing coastal communities. a Energy use - land grabbing, and biofuel production could have negative consequences for food security if not well managed and the displacement of rural communities ...

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  9. Algae Systems Plant Produces Clean Water, EnergyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Environmental Leader

    Algae Systems says it has demonstrated of a biofuel production approach, which converts algae and wastewater to energy and clean water, with Japan's IHI Corporation.

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  10. Genera Energy Releases Biomass Feedstock InfographicRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... and provides a thorough overview and comparison of the entire feedstock process. While not suited to every biofuel, biochemical, or bioproduct conversion facility, each of these feedstocks play an important role in meeting the needs of the emerging ...

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  11. Water leads to chemical that gunks up biofuels productionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business

    Study shows water trips up key chemical reactions that turn plants into fuels, provides scientific principles that can speed up biofuel development Trying to understand the chemistry that turns plant material into the same energy-rich gasoline and diesel we put in our vehicles, researchers have discovered that water in the conversion process helps ... (more)

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    21 hrs ago | Room 8

    ... a Euphorbiaceae shrub widely distributed in many tropical countries. Its seeds are rich in oil that can be used as biofuel in modified diesel engines. These insects attack the plant air max grise and cause damage to fruits, inflorescences and ...

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  13. Biofuel price in Lithuania should be by EUR 8.7 per toe lower in winterRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    As biofuel boiler houses in Lithuania prepare for the heating season, specialists forecast that in winter 2014-2015 the average biofuel price will be by LTL 30 lower than last winter and will stand at LTL 657 per tonne of oil equivalent , reports LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  14. Algae Systems Testing Algae Bio-Fuel ProductionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Water Online

    Algae Systems LLC completed demonstration of a new biofuel production approach in early-August jointly with Japan's IHI Corporation.

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  15. Malaysia stock market and companies daily reportRead the original story

    Yesterday | Stock Market Review

    ... business demerger. Significance: Moving forward, IOI Corp anticipates more demand coming from the biodiesel and biofuel sector given the current low CPO prices in its domestic market while higher contribution is expected from its Indonesian ...

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  16. What if we could turn wastewater and algae into carbon-negative fuels and clean water?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TreeHugger

    ... to make it all work, as we've seen over the past few years, which have been rough on the industry. Many next-gen biofuel startups appeared on the scene and few of them have shown commercial viability (yet). Algae Systems might be an exception to the ...

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  17. Data on Bioscience and Bioengineering Detailed by Researchers at Keio ...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Hispanic Business

    , by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Oil-rich algae are potentially promising as next-generation biofuel feedstock. However, the productivity of oil needs to be improved for industrial use." Our news journalists obtained a quote from the ...

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  18. U.S. biodiesel industry suffers as biofuel rule delays drag onRead the original story

    Wednesday | Reuters

    The long wait for final 2014 federal biofuel use targets has compounded troubles for U.S. biodiesel producers already hit by the Obama administration's preliminary plan to slash renewable fuel requirements.

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  19. The debate over environmental pragmatism enters the 2014 electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... clarification on the subtext. By cozying up to Big Oil, the ad suggests, Ernst displays disloyalty to ethanol - a biofuel that is usually made from corn and which the government has mandated be included in fuel mixes. That's in part out of the hope ...

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  20. Researchers Help ID Non-Invasive Species for BiofuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Domestic Fuel

    In this Ethanol Report, Robert White with the Renewable Fuels Association talks about making some real headway in getting the true story about ethanol to motorcycle riders at the Sturgis Rally With a host of new plants being discovered for their biofuel-producing qualities, everyone wants to make sure what is being grown doesn't become a ... (more)

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