TO-SYN-FUEL: Turning Sewage Sludge Into Fuels And Hydrogen

Twelve SMEs, industrial, and scientific partners, co-ordinated by Fraunhofer UMSICHT, are participating in a new ambitious research project named TO-SYN-FUEL which will build, operate, and demonstrate the production of Synthetic Fuels and Green Hydrogen from waste biomass.

Renewable Plastic Precursor Could Grow Cellulosic Biofuel Industry

A team of chemical and biological engineers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison has found a way to produce from biomass a valuable compound used in plastic production that they estimate could lower the cost of ethanol produced from plant material by more than two dollars per gallon.

Global Algae Biofuel Market to Reach $10.73 Billion US by 2025

The global algae biofuel market is expected to reach $10.73 billion US by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Declining fossil fuel resources as well as rising awareness of environmental protection are expected to be the key factors driving industry growth.

The BioProGReSs Project and Societal Benefits of bioSNG

Within the framework of the European initiative, Bioenergy Sustaining the Future (BESTF), Göteborg Energi AB (coordinator), Chalmers University of Technology, Technische Universität Berlin and Renewable Energy Technology International AB have been granted funding from the…

Calyx Reaches New Heights With Carinata-based Biojet Fuel

The U.S. Energy Information Administration estimates world jet fuel consumption at more than 5 million barrels a day. Do we even want to think of what that’s doing to our environment? Until recently, there’s been little alternative to petroleum-based jet fuel. Resonance® Carinata from Calyx Bio-Ventures Inc. is one such alternative.