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2009-02-19 08:25:28

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2009-02-18 07:00:00

Plant to Be Commissioned in Coming Weeks LAKE MARY, Fla., Feb. 18 PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New Generation Biofuels Holdings, Inc.

2009-01-28 13:50:54

Taking up valuable land and growing edible crops for biofuels poses a dilemma: Is it ethical to produce inefficient renewable energies at the expense of an already malnourished population?

2009-01-22 07:00:00

LAKE MARY, Fla., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New Generation Biofuels Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: NGBF) ("New Generation Biofuels" or the "Company"), a development stage renewable fuels provider, today announced that the Company's Chief Executive Officer David A.

2009-01-21 04:08:00

LONDON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- First generation biofuels are outdated and second generation biofuels are not yet commercially feasible.

2009-01-15 09:53:07

Global yields of most biofuels crops, including corn, rapeseed and wheat, have been overestimated by 100 to 150 percent or more, suggesting many countries need to reset their expectations of agricultural biofuels to a more realistic level.

2008-12-02 07:30:00

PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VSPC) today announced the Company is cultivating a new fast-growing hybrid grass to be used for production of cellulosic ethanol, methanol, biocrude and green gasoline.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'