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Trees could be the future for biofuels

Trees could be the biofuel of the future, according to this analysts report from Jeffries & Company which examines clean technology and industrial biotech following the BIO’s Industrial Biotechnology conference in the US recently. Key quotes for me are Forestry Unlike prior conferences, this conference was marked by a significant presence of companies speaking directly […]

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Biofuels for municpal power generation

If you’re into using biofuels for municpal power generation, it might be worth going along to the inaugural Bio Power Generation Forum meeting in Beligium in April

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Biodiesel gets 85,000 Euro to investigate building a plant

Bio Oils Huelva, that is building a biodiesel plant on the site of the Cepsa refinery is getting 85,000 Euro to investigate building a plant in Spain from the Agency of Innovation and Development of Andalusia, according to BioDieselSpain.

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Cargill and Ashland in biofuel chemicals jv

Cargill and Ashland will announce later today at the Bio conference in Boston that they plan to form a 50:50 joint venture to produce chemicals from biofuels waste. In a joint press statement (which is not yet on either firm’s website) they say: The venture’s first product will be propylene glycol (PG). Using both licensed […]

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