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Latest Biofuel in the United States Stories

2010-09-15 12:00:00

VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- While significant research efforts have been made to date in studies sponsored by the U.S.

2010-08-24 15:52:00

SANTA BARBARA and SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Biodiesel Industries announced today the company's selection by the California Energy Commission for a project grant to support the state's Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program.

2010-07-26 15:14:00

WASHINGTON, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thirty-six environmental and industry groups signed a letter that went to the majority and minority leaders of the Senate today urging opposition to any amendment to the upcoming energy bill that would authorize the sale of gasoline with more than 10 percent ethanol. NPRA, the National Petrochemical & Refiners Association, was among the signatories. Some in the ethanol industry are seeking approval in Congress of proposals to increase the...

2010-07-21 14:26:00

WASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental and industry groups that frequently oppose each other on a broad range of policy issues are launching a joint campaign calling on Congress to require thorough and objective scientific testing before allowing an increase in the amount of ethanol in gasoline. Raising strong concerns about consumer safety and environmental protection, the groups have joined forces to sponsor an ad with the tagline "Say NO to untested E15" as part of an effort to...

2010-06-30 15:27:00

BISMARCK, N.D., June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This 4th of July weekend, some fortunate North Dakota drivers will celebrate a relatively new freedom - the freedom to choose what type of fuel to put in their car, truck or van.

2010-06-30 10:00:00

NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As the largest oil spill in U.S. history continues to leak into the Gulf of Mexico, the argument for domestically produced alternative fuels, like ethanol (E85), is back on.

2010-06-29 12:52:00

SAN DIEGO, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Department of Labor today awarded the San Diego region a $4 million grant to implement new workforce training programs for careers in the emerging biofuels industry.

2010-06-29 11:44:00

6th Edition of the Ethanol Fact Book Underscores 30 Years of Bipartisan Support WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a new report by a broad coalition of industry, government and non-profit organizations released here today, producing fuel ethanol in the United States generates jobs and wealth by processing domestic resources into clean burning transportation fuels.

2010-06-28 05:15:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Iowa is rapidly becoming the development capital of the nation for the replacement of petroleum-based chemicals with bio-based chemicals.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.