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2009-01-30 16:41:49

Up to $25 million in funding for research and development of biofuels, bioenergy and biobased products is available from two U.S.

2009-01-28 23:58:00

SINGAPORE, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- While Australia was one of the pioneers in biofuel production in the Asia Pacific region, the early promise has dissolved under pressure from an unfavorable tax regime and rising feedstock prices over the past two years.

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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?

2009-01-26 07:00:00

LAKE MARY, Fla., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New Generation Biofuels Holdings, Inc.

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 07:30:00

AMSTERDAM, January 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Royal Cosun and Avantium announced the start of their collaboration. The companies join forces to develop a specific process for the production of a new generation of bioplastics and biofuels from selected organic waste streams.

2009-01-21 04:08:00

LONDON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- First generation biofuels are outdated and second generation biofuels are not yet commercially feasible.

2009-01-16 11:49:49

Publications ranging from the journal Science to Time magazine have blasted biofuels for significantly contributing to greenhouse gas emissions, calling into question the environmental benefits of making fuel from plant material.

2008-12-22 17:18:59

Up to $200 million for pilot and demonstration-scale biorefineries is available to develop cost-efficient advanced biofuels, the U.S.


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