To-Syn-Fuel is a project funded by Horizon 2020 EU’s new research and innovation programme which aims to demonstrate the production of Synthetic Fuels and Green Hydrogen from waste biomass.
A team of researchers, led by a group at Texas A&M AgriLife Research, has sequenced the genome of fuel-producing green microalga Botryococcus braunii.
Scientists at the National Research Centre in Egypt have developed a biofuel suitable for aviation from jatropha plants. The plants are grown in the desert using sewage water.
Bendy Estime, a biomedical and chemical engineering Ph.D. candidate at Syracuse University in New York, has developed a new technology for energy efficient cultivation and harvesting of microalgae.
The University of Illinois Energy Farm is scheduled to receive a new biomass boiler from Germany for its greenhouse.
In a first, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved a pathway for an advanced biofuel that uses starch from feed corn to produce an alcohol.
Costa Coffee, the United Kingdom's largest coffee chain is partnering with biomass recycling firm Bio-bean to convert as much as 3,000 ton of waste coffee grounds a year in biofuel.