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  1. Combinatorial design of a highly efficient xylose-utilizing pathway...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    Balancing the flux of a heterologous metabolic pathway by tuning the expression and properties of the pathway enzymes is difficult, but it is critical to realizing the full potential of microbial biotechnology. One prominent example is the metabolic engineering of a Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain harboring a heterologous xylose-utilizing pathway for cellulosic-biofuel production, which remains a challenge even after decades of research.

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  2. Farmer helps global firms in trial to improve oilseed rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    ... on the crop. Oxfordshire is one of the country's main areas for growing oilseed rape, used for light machine oil, biofuel and cooking. It is giving him free seed and chemicals worth about A 500 and he is also working along with sustainable ...

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  3. FutureFuel: Value Growth And Impressive DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... business, including reduced volume of the bleach activator. The second, unnamed, customer accounted for 48% of biofuel revenues and 30% of total revenues in 2013. This relationship has continued in 2014, but there is the risk that this could come to ...

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  4. Latin America at a Climate CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    ... this context, countries have already been spearheading innovative policies. Several countries in the region produce biofuel in a sustainable way. For example, Brazil's ethanol programme for automobiles is considered one of the most effective in the ...

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  5. Morning markets: strong dollar keeps pressure on ag pricesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

    ... 29. And there were some extra pressures for corn too, with US ethanol data on Wednesday showing US stocks of the biofuel at an 18-month high, questioning whether the market will begin encouraging ethanol plants to curb their enthusiasm. Furthermore, ...

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  6. Lucindale grain producer on board of SA groupRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Naracoorte Herald

    ... as gas/mining versus grain. Other issues raised were access to farm inputs, growers consultation, on-farm OHS andW, biofuel, grain pool performance and transparency, a grain stewardship program and a farmer stewardship program. "The post-farm gate ...

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  7. Agriculture secretary sees growth in ethanol despite...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily World

    ... is committed to boosting use of the fuel in the country's gasoline supply. Speaking before a friendly audience of biofuel producers in Washington, the former Iowa governor said he is confident the administration will restore at least some of the ...

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  8. New Biotechnology Study Findings Recently Were Reported by...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    In this purpose, thermal and thermo-chemical pretreatments have been widely investigated to overcome the natural physico-chemical barriers of such biomass and to enhance biofuel production from lignocellulosic residues and, more recently, marine biomass ." Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from the , "However, the pretreatment technologies lead not only to the conversion of carbohydrate polymers to soluble monomeric sugar , but also the generation of various by-products .

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  9. Quickly Gain A Wealth Of Information From The GuruFocus Summary PageRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    ... might still be successful, are companies that are going through drastic changes. For example, the ethanol company, BioFuel Energy Corp ( BIOF ) is transforming into a real estate company and looks to possibly have more upside than the valuation box ...

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  10. PM markets: wheat ends losing streak as shorts play safeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

    ... in output also revealed a 784,000 barrels to 18.81bn barrels in inventories, raising questions over demand for the biofuel. In New York, arabica coffee for October ended 0.2% lower, after spending the day trapped within the 3 cent gap between the ...

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  11. Research and Markets: Analyzing China's Biofuel Industry 2014-2020Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Although biofuels are mainly used to replace or supplement the traditional petroleum-based transportation fuels, they can also be deployed to generate heat and electricity. Being an alternative to fossils, biofuels can be applied to existing vehicles with little or no engine modification.

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  12. Research and Markets: Analyzing the Indian Biofuel Industry - 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... of the industry, issues the industry is dealing with, questions about price sustainability, risks involved in biofuel investment, and much more. The huge support the biofuel industry receives from the Indian government in form of incentives, tax ...

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  13. Are U.S. Biofuel Targets Putting Your Car's Engine at Risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... things like corn stover (harvest leftovers) and other organic waste materials. The government mandates that this biofuel be added to gasoline, but these mandates envisioned an ever-increasing use of gasoline -- and now the government is ...

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  14. BioEnergy BytesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Domestic Fuel

    ... sales of commercial and passenger vehicles, especially flex-fuel vehicles that allow end users to choose customised biofuel-fossil fuel blends, are expected to drive the consumption of automotive biofuels around the globe. The enforcement of higher ...

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  15. USDA chief expects 2014 biofuel use targets to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ag Professional

    The Obama administration is committed to eventually getting U.S. ethanol production to the 15 billion-gallon level envisioned by Congress , U.S. Agriculture Secretary Thomas Vilsack said on Tuesday. Vilsack also said that proposed cuts to the 2014 mandate were likely to be partially restored, echoing talk in the biofuel industry over the past few months.

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  16. Cranston Brothers Plead Guilty to Stealing, Selling Cooking OilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... the product to a New Hampshire company that specializes in processing used cooking oil for use in animal feed and biofuel. During that time, Anthony Simone, Sr., was provided lists of businesses in Rhode Island and Massachusetts where quantities of ...

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  17. Airlines Look To Fats, Trash, Sugar To Power EnginesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Investor's Business Daily

    ... 2020. By that year, KLM hopes to lower its CO2 emissions by 20% from 2009 levels and wants a 1% mix of sustainable biofuel throughout its fleet by 2015. The Dutch airline has had successful test flights with fuels made from camelina, a flower, and ...

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  18. Teleconference: BIO, Companies to Discuss Progress in Cellulosic Biofuel ProductionRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | ThomasNet

    Biotechnology Industry Organization : "Advanced Biofuels and the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard" WHAT: The final rule for the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standards is under review by the White House, and industry is eagerly awaiting its release. In this teleconference for reporters, advanced and cellulosic biofuel producers will highlight the visible progress they've made in commercializing new technology this year.

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  19. Ag equipment makers may suffer longer than farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ag Professional

    ... than they needed during the last upturn, which began in 2007 when the U.S. government -- jumping on the global biofuel bandwagon -- ordered energy firms to blend increasing amounts of corn-based ethanol with gasoline. Grain and oilseed prices surged ...

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  20. Candidates air agriculture platform planksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Quincy Journal

    ... ethanol in our own backyard with great success, we want to continue that." Quinn supports continued investments in biofuel research of switchgrass and other cellulosic sources that could be added to the energy portfolio. Rauner, who supports a ...

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