Scientists have been working since the 1970's to transform algae into biofuel. Now a new breakthrough could make this alternative energy source a more viable option. Researchers from Synthetic Genomics, Inc. and ExxonMobil...
From the UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN and the “don’t burn your food” department. Corn is grown not only for food, it is also an important renewable energy source. Renewable biofuels can come...
Oilier plants, new processing technologies and multipurpose crops could put the biofuel industry back in the race for greener transport fuels
Norman Baker ditched the ‘constant battle’ of working with Theresa May to run the Big Lemon – the Brighton eco-firm launching a green bus route
Ex Lib Dem MP Norman Baker has swapped the ‘constant battle’ of working with Theresa May for running a Brighton eco-firm that’s launching a green bus route
Guest post by David Middleton From 2005 to 2012, dozens of companies managed to extract hundreds of millions in cash from VCs in hopes of ultimately extracting fuel oil from algae...
A bioenergy project could take the waste streams of a group of farms in New South Wales and turn them into electricity and heat for local residents, and make fertiliser from the leftovers
An innovative bioenergy project in New South Wales could produce enough electricity to supply 5,000 homes and produce fertiliser
MEPs say a ban, which needs approval from the European commission, is needed to avoid renewable targets contributing to deforestation
An innovative new project called LIFE+ Methamorphosis is pioneering a new sustainable biofuel for cars. Car company SEAT and water management company Aqualia have transformed wastewater into the alternative fuel. Powered...
Dong, biggest single investor in UK offshore wind, says profits from its renewables overtaking oil and gas receipts
Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand looking for new partners to source biofuel, amounting to about 5% of total use
A pilot biodiesel plant in Queensland’s Gladstone could lead to the production of enough fuel by 2020 to power the entire army, navy and air force
Arpa-E project deploys drones and robots to breed fast-growing, drought-resistant and greener biofuel from sorghum which could replace corn ethanol
Renewable transport goal has encouraged biofuels including those from palm oil and soybean, which are found to be worse than diesel oil for emissions
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