Three contracts have been awarded to produce “drop-in” biofuels for the Navy. Continue reading
Category Archives: Biomass
From the biofuels perspective it is continued subsidies and regulated demand. Continue reading
More from Sierra–sure am glad he get’s his cup a java in the morning.
A fast pyrolysis process for converting Norwegian wood waste is one of the latest biofuell endeavors. It is touted as reducing greenhouse gasses, but no data are given to support the contention. Continue reading
Is this under the what are they really smoking category? Continue reading
Biofuels make no energy or even carbon sense, are not “renewables” in a sensible analysis, and compromise food supplies.
Thanks Charles Battig in AT linked below.
In the latest “green energy” news, another gov’t facility has issued a press release announcing their Big Step forward. In this case, they’re claiming a major breakthrough in rapid conversion of algae into fuel oil and other hydrocarbons.
To be fair to them, they’re reasonably cautious in their statements. Of course, they’re calling for more funding. Oh, and they’ve got a commercial partner who’s participating courtesy of gov’t (taxpayer) grants…