Iowa State Daily$2.5 million grant to help biorenewable chemicalsIowa State DailyIowa State received a $2.5 million grant from the U.S.Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office. This three year grant will be used to research what scientists call “bioprivilaged molecules.” Bioprivilaged molecules create a library of ...
Posted: Mon, 11/12/2018 - 11:18
Source: BETO News
Asian Scientist MagazineSwitching On Starch Production In AlgaeAsian Scientist MagazineIn this study, researchers led by Associate Professor Sousuke Imamura at the Tokyo Institute of Technology has found a 'switch' controlling the level of starch content in algae, thereby raising the amount of biofuel produced. The researchers used ...
Posted: Mon, 11/12/2018 - 01:54
Source: Biofuel News
The KozweekThe Nikolaev area was presented in Belgium, the region's potential for bioenergy developmentThe KozweekThe region has the resource base for enterprises on recycling of agro-industrial complex, development of bioenergy in the region are interested in how potential investors and European companies that operate in the field of biotechnology, said the ...
Posted: Sat, 11/10/2018 - 06:18
Source: Bioenergy News
Big Island Video NewsVIDEO: Pepeekeo Fishermen Contest Hu Honua BioenergyBig Island Video News(BIVN) – Members of the Pepeʻekeo community are asking for a contested case hearing, as preparations at the Hū Honua Bioenergy facility near completion. Jaerick Medeiros-Garcia of the Pepeʻekeo Shoreline Fishing Committee says they have made a ...
Posted: Sat, 11/10/2018 - 12:44
Source: Bioenergy News
Biomass MagazineASU teams find new ways to harness CO2 to reduce biofuel costsBiomass MagazineThe U.S. Department of Energy has announced 36 projects that together have been awarded $80 million to support early-stage bioenergy research and development. Two Arizona State University research teams are among the grantees, with the grants to ...
Posted: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:25
Source: Biofuel News
BusinessWorld OnlineIPPCA opposes increase in diesel biofuel componentBusinessWorld OnlineTHE Independent Philippine Petroleum Companies Association (IPPCA) opposed the plan of the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) to increase the biofuel component in diesel to B5 from B2. “With Euro 4, there is no compelling reason to add or increase the ...
Posted: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 05:49
Source: Biofuel News
Biomass MagazineASU teams find new ways to harness CO2 to reduce biofuel costsBiomass MagazineThe U.S. Department of Energy has announced 36 projects that together have been awarded $80 million to support early-stage bioenergy research and development. Two Arizona State University research teams are among the grantees, with the grants to ...
Posted: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:25
Source: Biofuel News
CNNCan this carbon capture technology save us from climate change?CNNBut one method that's got a lot of attention from IPCC scientists is known as Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage, or BECCS. Essentially, it means growing bioenergy crops and then burning them at power stations to create energy, while capturing ...
Posted: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 05:52
Source: Bioenergy News
Biomass MagazineASU teams find new ways to harness CO2 to reduce biofuel costsBiomass MagazineThe U.S. Department of Energy has announced 36 projects that together have been awarded $80 million to support early-stage bioenergy research and development. Two Arizona State University research teams are among the grantees, with the grants to ...
Posted: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:25
Source: Biofuel News
Irish ExaminerIreland is chasing to keep pace with data analytics revolutionIrish ExaminerRight now, new technologies such as robotic process automation, blockchain and quantum computing are less impactful for most organisations. The study primarily ... Seán Finan has been appointed as the new CEO of the Irish Bioenergy Association (IrBEA ...
Posted: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 05:21
Source: BETO News
KCRGGerman Biofuel Firm Buys DuPont Ethanol Plant in IowaPowder Bulk SolidsGerman biofuels and technology company VERBIO Vereinigte BioEnergie AG announced Thursday that its subsidiary entered into a contract with DuPont to acquire the chemical maker's cellulose ethanol production facility in Nevada, IA. Under the terms of ...Ethanol BlogDTN The Progressive Farmer (blog)Cellulosic...
Posted: Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:53
Source: Biofuel News
EURACTIVElectricity and biofuels needed in tandem to meet climate goals, UN report saysEURACTIVFirst generation biofuels like palm oil diesel gave bioenergy a bad name but recent scientific reports have confirmed that policymakers must take into account all the available options in the transport sector to win the climate change battle.Google News
Posted: Thu, 11/08/2018 - 01:25
Source: Biofuel News
AZoMUsing XRF to Test Biofuels for RTFO TargetsAZoMOne piece of equipment that is perfectly suited for the rapid and accurate analysis of biofuel is the Hitachi X-Supreme8000 benchtop XRF analyzer. It can be used within a production environment so you can demonstrate compliance to current sulfur limits.
Posted: Thu, 11/08/2018 - 01:34
Source: Biofuel News
Bio-Energy Market World Technology, Development Status, Industry Size & Share, Segments And Forecasts 2018-2023Digital JournalBioenergy is the energy which is stored in biological matter or “biomass”. This can be anything from plants to straw to slurry to food waste and even sewage. When these materials are used for their energy content, they are referred to as “feedstocks”.and more ...
Posted: Thu, 11/08/2018 - 10:20
Source: Bioenergy News
Biomass MagazineEIA updates bioenergy production, capacity forecastsBiomass MagazineThe U.S. Energy Information Administration has released the November edition of its Short-Term Energy Outlook, predicting that nonhydropower renewables will provided more than 10 percent of electricity generation in 2018, increasing to nearly 11 ...and more »
Posted: Wed, 11/07/2018 - 17:30
Source: Bioenergy News
Brazil - Petrobras reports positive result from biofuel operationsAgraNetState-owned oil major Petrobras reported that its biofuel business achieved a net income of BRL14 mln (USD1=BRL3.74) in Jul/Sep 2018, compared with a BRL27 mln loss one year earlier. Revenue rose by BRL22 mln to BRL236 mln. This brought the ...
Posted: Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:35
Source: Biofuel News
KTVNTurning Algae Into BiofuelKTVNAlgae is usually thought of as a bad thing but turns out it can can be turned into biofuel and jet fuel. "Basically what we're doing is taking whole algae, harvested, and dried, and we're pressure cooking it. Kind of like you do with your turkey over ...
Posted: Wed, 11/07/2018 - 21:04
Source: Biofuel News
waste360Local Businesses Benefit from Disney's Biofuel Facilitywaste360Orlando, Fla., businesses are saving money on dumpster fees by sending their food waste to a new biofuel facility that serves Walt Disney World. The new facility was designed to process about 120,000 tons of organic material per year and produce 5.4 ...
Posted: Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:40
Source: Biofuel News
Biomass MagazineEIA updates bioenergy production, capacity forecastsBiomass MagazineThe U.S. Energy Information Administration has released the November edition of its Short-Term Energy Outlook, predicting that nonhydropower renewables will provided more than 10 percent of electricity generation in 2018, increasing to nearly 11 ...
Posted: Wed, 11/07/2018 - 21:16
Source: Bioenergy News
nwestiowa.comPush continues for year-round E15 biofuelnwestiowa.comREGIONAL—The push for year-round E15 biofuel is ongoing, despite President Donald Trump's announcement in October that it would be available. Kelly Nieuwenhuis, a corn grower near Primghar and member of multiple corn and ethanol boards, said they ...
Posted: Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:06
Source: Biofuel News