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The big green bus goes to Piedmont Biofuels and gets a chemistry lesson

The big green bus goes to Piedmont Biofuels in North Carolina and gets a chemistry lesson. When you’ve seen the videoyou can check out the Piedmont Biofuels energy blog which is nicely cooperative.

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Self-digesting sweet potatos

North Carolina State Unviersity is developing a self digesting sweet potato, according to Biopact. I guess timing the harvest right is going to be critical if that technology ever takes off.

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USA Today’s August biofuel roundup

USA Today had a nice piece on Georgia’s aspirations as a biofuel state, last week, which I’ve just seen. It covers some of the incentives that there are in the US to produce biofuels and just how much drivers in South Carolina can get back from the taxman if they use E85 bioethanol blend…. Georgia’s […]

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Four US biofuel projects get $97m in loans from the US Department of Agriculture

Four US biofuel projects get $97m in loans from the US Department of Agriculture, according to Green car Congress. The firms are * Clean Burn Fuels LLC, in Hoke, County, N.C., is approved to receive $10 million from the Section 9006 program and a $25 million B&I loan guarantee to construct a new ethanol plant […]

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