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.
Washington state-based Alaska Airlines has made history by flying the first commercial flight using the world's first renewable, alternative jet fuel made from forest residuals.
A biofuel industry group has sent a letter to the congressional leadership in the US, calling for an extension of renewable energy tax credits that are scheduled to expire at the end of the year.
Biofuels industry leaders have sent an open letter to the European Commission calling for a policy framework to support European investments in advanced biofuels.