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  1. Crop Protection Chemicals Market - Global Industry to Grow at a CAGR of 4.71% over Forecast 2015-2019Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... the arable land. With the rising population, the food demand will also increase. The demand for animal feed and biofuel will also surge the demand for agricultural production. Also, soil erosion and land pollution are reducing the size of arable ...


  2. Sustainable sensors to detect, predict muscle fatigueRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... CFDRC researchers, in collaboration with the University of New Mexico, developed an enzyme-based sensor powered by a biofuel cell - providing a safe, renewable power source. Biofuel cells have become a promising technology in the field of energy ...


  3. UPDATE 2-Profits at Finnish refiner Neste send shares to record highRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... stoppage at its Porvoo refinery. Neste said its profit improvement came partly from capturing a high share of a U.S. biofuel tax break, Blender's Tax Credit. Shares jumped to a record high 35.09 euros and were up 9 percent at 33.50 euros at 1212 ...


  4. Scientists discover new method to turn carbon monoxide into biofuelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | DNA India

    A gasoline station attendant pumps diesel into a car at a filling station on March 23, 2010 in Berlin, Germany. Scientists have found a way to make the biofuel ethanol, using a bacteria that feeds on carbon monoxide - a common industrial waste gas.


  5. When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get GrowingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... question is: How can we make affordable fuels and chemicals faster? It's a critical choke point for renewable biofuel processes," said Hans Bernstein, also a corresponding author. Fuels made of biological materials - such as ethanol - currently make ...


  6. Gas Glut Gives Refiners HeartburnRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... factors such as narrower sweet crude oil discounts relative to the Brent benchmark and higher costs to meet its biofuel blending obligations -- primarily for the purchase of Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs). A RIN is associated with each ...


  7. PM markets: soybean futures see 'corrective rally'Read the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    ... was down 31,000 barrels day, from last week's record levels, to 998,000 barrels a day. And stocks of the corn based biofuel fell even faster, down 767,000 barrels a day, reflecting falling demand. But ethanol prices were weighed down by the slide in ...


  8. Clinton adviser declines to discuss reversing ethanol mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... engines, which it calls the "blend wall." And because the Renewable Fuel Standard dictates how much ethanol and biofuel needs to be added to gasoline based on volume rather than a percentage, if less gasoline is produced, the percentage of biofuels ...


  9. As Corn Devours U.S. Prairies, Greens Reconsider Biofuel MandateRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Memeorandum

    As Corn Devours U.S. Prairies, Greens Reconsider Biofuel Mandate - Groups now seek overhaul of U.S. renewable fuel quota - Program blamed for boosting corn crops at prairie's expense - Environmentalists who once championed biofuels as a way to cut pollution are now turning


  10. Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Market Size and Share Professional Survey 2016-2024Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... annuus market is also segmented according to its applications which includes food, ornamental, personal care and biofuel. Sunflower is essentially used for production of oil as its high ratio of polyunsaturated fatty acids and its good stability ...


  11. Biofuel: is it the answer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... that usually produces more greenhouse gas emissions to produce the same amount of energy as burning fossil fuels. Biofuel greenhouse gas emissions are offset to a great extent because plants absorb and store carbon dioxide while they're growing and ...


  12. Penn State to help develop guidelines for growing industrial hempRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Blog

    ... soils and can yield high-value products, such as paper, clothing, biodegradable plastics, paint, insulation, biofuel, food and animal feed. Although the new law only just made it legal to grow hemp for research purposes, production of the crop in ...


  13. Earth Gen-BioFuel Inc. Is Expanding Operation With a Singapore Management Company and Funding PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Market Wire

    ... the life of the farm, which is under contract for a 12-year term with an option for 12 additional years. Earth Gen-Biofuel Inc., a U.S. based international agribusiness company, is cultivating Castor Bean farms in Southeast Asia. Castor Beans are a ...


  14. As Corn Devours Prairies, Greens Reconsider BiofuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... and even the oil industry in calling for change. The RFS forces refiners to blend steadily escalating amounts of biofuel into the gas supply. Most of the mandate is currently fulfilled by corn-based ethanol, which makes up nearly 10 percent of U.S. ...


  15. The original biofuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Publications

    ... And why not? After all, the United States is the Saudi Arabia of fossilized plant deposits-coal, Earth's original biofuel. According to hydrocarbon expert Monte Hiebhen, "Long after the rest of the world's coal, petroleum and natural gas reserves ...


  16. USDA Seeks Applications for Funding to Help Develop Advanced Biofuels and Biobased ProductsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Holtville Tribune

    ... research on renewable energy ranging from genomic research on bioenergy feedstock crops, to development of biofuel conversion processes and cost/benefit estimates of renewable energy production. For more information on how renewable energy factors ...


  17. United States of America v. Joseph FurandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | FindLaw

    ... "disappear" and hurt her family if she turned on him. The witness, who had been chief operating officer of Furando's biofuel companies, told EPA agents the truth about the scheme and her involvement. After he was indicted, Furando learned what she ...


  18. EPA should maintain renewable fuel standardRead the original story

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... fuel blends at the gas pump. As a result, 97% of the fuel in every tank contains some amount of ethanol or other biofuel, grown right here in the United States. That renewable share is meant to grow, weaning America off foreign oil, while keeping ...


  19. World Bank: Next victim of cheap oil is renewable fuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... of thousands of jobs in the last year, the outlook suggests another casualty of low oil prices could be looming: biofuel production. Stay abreast of the latest developments from nation's capital and beyond with curated News Alerts from the ...


  20. Biological wizardry ferments carbon monoxide into biofuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Science Blog

    Cornell University biological engineers have deciphered the cellular strategy to make the biofuel ethanol, using an anaerobic microbe feeding on carbon monoxide - a common industrial waste gas. "Instead of having the waste go to waste, you make it into something you want," said Ludmilla Aristilde, assistant professor in biological and environmental engineering.