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Alternative Fuels Could Cut 80 Percent Of Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2050
2013-03-19 10:34:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The United States could cut petroleum consumption and greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent by 2050 for light-duty vehicles through the use of alternative fuels and strong government policies aimed at overcoming high costs and influencing consumer choices, according to a National Research Council report released on Monday. "To reach the 2050 goals for reducing petroleum use and greenhouse gases, vehicles must become dramatically...

2013-03-19 08:22:43

World's Largest Alternative & Renewable Fuels Consulting Group Adds Leading Global Marketer and Distributor to Team LITTLE ROCK, Ark., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternative and renewable energy consulting group, Lee Enterprises is pleased to announce the formation of a strategic alliance with Murex LLC of Addison, Texas. Murex is a leading marketer and distributor of renewable fuels, methanol, Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs) and crude oil, and has served major oil...

2013-03-18 08:32:22

Supreme Energy Resources to Enter Lucrative Livestock Feed Industry with an Advantage NAPOLEONVILLE, La., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Fusion International, Inc. (OTC Pink: IFUS) announced that the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Supreme Energy Resources (www.supremeenergypark.com) has completed funding to implement its business model for recycling a renewable resource, bagasse into livestock fiber with Nutri-Mastic(TM) to address the worldwide livestock feed shortage...

2013-03-13 12:25:01

WASHINGTON, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House Ways and Means Committee members examining ideas to reform the tax code should look no farther than the negative impacts of the tax subsidies upending the U.S. oleochemical industry, according to the American Cleaning Institute (ACI - www.cleaninginstitute.org). "We are not opposed to biofuels. We are opposed to misguided government subsidies that negatively affect the price and availability of animal fats, a key feedstock for the...

2013-03-11 08:26:51

VANCOUVER, March 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or "the Company"), a leading technology company in the advanced biofuels and renewable chemicals sector, today announced that it has subscribed for convertible notes with a principal value of A$1.18 million ("Notes") issued by Territory Biofuels Limited ("TBF") and signed a Technology Collaboration Agreement that includes a package of technical and further assistance to aid in the restart of TBF's 150...

2013-03-08 16:20:50

WARREN, Pa., March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Refining Company, through its subsidiary, United Biofuels, Inc., has acquired a partially completed 50 million gallon per year biodiesel facility in Brooklyn, New York as part of the acquisition by its parent company, United Refining, Inc., of certain assets of Metro Fuel Oil Corp. and its affiliates. The state-of-the-art facility is estimated to become operational in approximately 12 months and upon completion, will be able to process a...

High-Throughput Analytical Pyrolysis Tool Is Faster And More Precise
2013-03-05 13:43:19

National Renewable Energy Laboratory A screening tool from the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) eases and greatly quickens one of the thorniest tasks in the biofuels industry: determining cell wall chemistry to find plants with ideal genes. NREL's new High-Throughput Analytical Pyrolysis tool (HTAP) can thoroughly analyze hundreds of biomass samples a day and give an early look at the genotypes that are most worth pursuing. Analysis of a sample...

2013-03-05 12:23:18

U.S. Energy Initiatives and its Strategic Partners Meet to Strategize Biofuel Plant SANTA CLARITA, Calif., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. ENERGY INITIATIVES CORP (OTC Pink: USEI) today announces that it has changed its name, which it initially had since 1996 and has had since 2008 in Delaware to U.S. ENERGY INITIATIVES CORPORATION INC. because its name was hijacked in the state of Delaware by certain individuals. The name change and domicile change to Nevada was made to protect...

2013-03-05 08:30:49

ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Biomass Secure Power Inc. (OTC:Pinksheet: "BMSPF") (the "Company") is pleased to provide shareholders with an update on the status of lease option at the Port of Greater Baton Rouge. The Company has set up a wholly owned subsidiary in the State of Louisiana to hold the pellet plant project, namely Biomass Power Louisiana L.L.C. Biomass Power Louisiana L.L.C. effective March 1, 2013 has secured a six month option to lease...

2013-03-04 08:24:05

President and CEO, Mark Emalfarb, to speak at Advanced Biofuels Session: Transformative Technologies, at 4:00 p.m. local time on March 13, 2013 JUPITER, Fla., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dyadic International, Inc. ("Dyadic") (OTC Pink: DYAI), a global biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development, manufacture and sale of enzymes and other proteins for the bioenergy, bio-based chemicals, biopharmaceutical and industrial enzyme industries, announced today that its...