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March 10, 2010Automotive batteries, biofuels, and solar energy, are three renewable energy segments that can provide significant opportunities for the chemicals sector through 2060, according to a...
March 1, 2010The U.S. EPA and the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (Golden, CO) have formed a partnership to evaluate the feasibility of developing renewable energy...
January 15, 2010EPA has proposed strengthening ground-level ozone standards by reducing the eight-hour level to 0.060-0.070 parts per million (ppm), its strictest to date, from 0.075 ppm set in March...
December 23, 2009Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras (Rio de Janeiro) says its biofuels subsidiary has signed a six-month memorandum of understanding with PetroChina to study possible...
December 1, 2009The agency says completed tests indicate engines of new cars can handle an ethanol blend higher than the current 10% limit, but the emissions impacts of extended mileage needs to be determined....
September 22, 2009Environmental group WWF has called for stronger political backing of the industrial biotech sector so that its potential may be fully realised. WWF says that the broad adoption of...
September 16, 2009TMO Renewables (Guildford, U.K.), a start-up biotech firm says it has developed a process capable of cost effectively converting at least 25 different biofeedstocks into ethanol...
September 14, 2009An industry consortium and Wolfgang Tiefensee, the German minister for transport, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) targeting the introduction of a nationwide hydrogen...
September 14, 2009Haldor Topsøe says it will participate in a European Union (EU) biorefineries project, which involves partners from 15 countries, and has received €23 million in funding...
December 31, 1969A consortium of 28 companies and research institutes has begun a four-year project to develop an efficient biorefinery system for converting biomass into final chemical products. Named...
December 31, 1969EPA has finalized changes to the Renewable Fuel Standard program, significantly lowering the volumes of cellulosic biofuel refiners will have to blend into the the U.S. fuel supply...
December 31, 1969Some start-ups entering the biofuels sector already are revealing themselves as winners in certain market applications even though there is no shortage of mature biofuel companies...
December 31, 1969Europe’s biofuels industry representatives say they will lodge a complaint with European Union (EU) trade authorities against undisclosed U.S. companies that allegedly are evading...
December 31, 1969EPA says it will delay its decision on whether to allow increased ethanol content in fuel pending the availability of more testing. The agency says completed tests indicate engines of...
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