Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s BioEnergy Science Center have described what makes “tension wood” so desirable as a biofuel feedstock.
Boeing and Air China announced that they had successfully conducted China’s first sustainable biofuel flight, a two-hour journey using a jatropha-based fuel.
Scientists from Oregon State Univ claim an emphasis on bioenergy from West Coast forests would increase carbon dioxide emissions from these forests 14 percent.
Joule wins in the Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award energy category with its approach to highly efficient renewable fuel production.
Silicon Valley venture capital firm, Khosla Ventures has announced a new $1.05 billion fund, half of which will be invested in clean tech companies.
The Navy announces the beginning of testing of a biofuel blend in its yard patrol training craft at the Naval Support Activity facility in Annapolis, Md.
Thomson Airways flies the first biofuel-powered flight from the United Kingdom, and Friends of the Earth and other environmental groups are not happy.