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2008-09-11 15:00:35

SAO PAULO, Brazil, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- References to the Brazilian ethanol industry in the report "Fuelling Destruction in Latin America," distributed by the Amsterdam-based non-government organization Friends of the Earth, are based on out-of-context, inaccurate and generally outdated information that in no way reflects current biofuel production and use in Brazil. The assessment comes from Marcos Sawaya Jank, president of Brazil's top organization representing sugar and ethanol...

2008-09-11 09:00:41

Brazil is increasingly turning to alternative power generation fuels such as biomass in order to increase electricity supply and reduce its dependence on hydropower. Biomass power represents around 4.1 percent of the total installed capacity in Brazil at present and most biomass cogeneration is based on sugarcane bagasse. At present, sugarcane bagasse cogeneration accounts for 3.03 percent of the total Brazilian energy matrix. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan...

2008-09-11 03:00:22

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6c93a7/ethanol_market_out) has announced the addition of the "Ethanol Market Outlook 2008" report to their offering. The report analyzes worldwide markets for Ethanol, including Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa, Oceania. It provides the most complete and current analytical account of the following areas: Ethanol producers, plant-by-plant capacities, supply/demand, future demand trend...

2008-09-09 12:00:35

Philippines may need to import around 274 million liters of ethanol in 2009 to maintain compliance with the 5% ethanol mix mandate of the country's Biofuels Act, according to PetrolWorld. The news source said that these volumes are in addition to the ethanol production from two local plants, which have a combined capacity of 39 million liters of ethanol per year. The San Carlos Bioenergy facility in the province of Negros Occidental is expected to start commercial production by November...

2008-09-09 09:00:44

www.Renewableenergystocks.com, a leading investor news and research portal for the renewable energy sector within Investorideas.com, reports on the controversy and benefits of importing of Brazilian Sugarcane based ethanol. As the Brazilian ethanol industry plans to boost ethanol demand abroad and expand markets, industry participants Cosan, SA (CSAN3.SA) (NYSE: CZZ), Industrial Biotechnology Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IBOT), the EPA, John McCain and The Brazilian Sugarcane Industry...

2008-09-08 09:00:44

Industrial Biotechnology Corp. (Pink Sheets: IBOT) has received a reiterated Speculative Buy rating with a price target of $2.20, by Beacon Analyst Victor Sula, Ph.D. The full report is available at http://www.beaconequity.com/adpages/IBOT. Anyone interested in receiving alerts regarding IBOT research should e-mail members@beaconequity.com with "IBOT" in the subject line. In the report, the analyst writes, "Since our initial report, IBOT's stock price has increased 10%, from...

2008-09-07 15:00:17

according to anba: This week, Brazilian government officials and businessmen are in China exchanging information, with the aim of opening up more investment opportunities in different sectors. One of them is biofuels. The Chinese have long been interested in how Brazil manufactures and uses alcohol, which is obtained from sugarcane. Even though the Chinese government is not interested in producing alcohol from sugarcane, the country wants to know how Brazil produces, stores and transports...

2008-09-05 09:00:32

Brazil's sugarcane yield to hit record high in 2008 RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) -- Brazil's sugarcane yield is expected to reach a record high of 559 million tons this year, up 11.4 percent from the 501 million tons registered last year, according to a study released Thursday. The potential record yield is largely attributed to better weather conditions and increased growing area, said Wagner Rossi, president of the National Supply Company which released the study. "There are...

2008-08-20 09:01:22

Texas-based Southridge Enterprises has announced that it is ahead of schedule in the completion of its ethanol production facility in El Salvador. Additionally, the company has recently signed several purchase agreements with major local sugar cane growers to supply the feedstock necessary to operate the facility. The company expects to replace the local grower's supply of sugarcane with the harvest of the company's proprietary land. Southridge is also developing ethanol plants in...

2008-08-18 09:00:49

www.Renewableenergystocks.com, a leading investor news and research portal for the renewable energy sector within Investorideas.com, presents a green investor podcast with Andy Badolato, CEO of Industrial Biotechnology Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IBOT). Industrial Biotechnology Corporation (PINKSHEETS: IBOT), utilizes sugarcane ethanol for energy solutions and environmentally friendly chemicals for consumer packaging, energy, agricultural, pesticides, materials and polymer industries. Mr....


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