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FUQING, China, June 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Clean Energy Inc.
Finland-based Neste Oil has announced plans to build a E670 million, 800,000 ton-per-annum plant to produce its proprietary NExBTL renewable diesel in Rotterdam, in the Netherlands. Construction will start immediately and the facility is scheduled to be completed in 2011.
Shrimp ponds have become the most recognizable symbol of coastal degradation in Trang, a southwestern Thai province bordering the Andaman Sea. Shrimp thrive in brackish waters that are also home to mangroves, or "rainforests by the sea."
Latin American nations could become important suppliers of ethanol for world markets in coming decades, according to an Oak Ridge National Laboratory study released recently.
By Faizal Ramli RISING oil and natural gas prices have created tension globally, creating concern that their continued increase may disrupt economies and create political vulnerability.
By Jaswinder Kaur KINABATANGAN: Stop planting oil palm trees on river banks or risk getting your licence revoked by the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities.
On Friday, a Dutch committee will unveil stringent criteria for growing biofuels in ways that don't damage the environment or release more greenhouse gases than they save.
Only a few years ago, oil from palm trees was viewed as an ideal biofuel: a cheap, renewable alternative to petroleum that would fight global warming. Energy companies began converting generators and production soared.
Singapore, Asia's largest oil-refining center, is taking a rising interest in the potentially lucrative biofuels industry in the face of rising conventional fuel prices.
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, South Carolina (Reuters) - A small North Carolina-based specialty crops company is trying to turn a humble wildflower into a major new oilseed crop that could produce an alternative to coconut and palm oils.
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