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Aurora Wood Pellets making headway on proposed plant in Canada

BY Katie FletcherFound In:Pellets, Power, ThermalFour years ago, Aurora Wood Pellets Ltd. began the development of a 200,000-metric-ton pellet plant in the Northwest Territories of Canada. With two Forestry Management Agreements in hand, CEO Brad Mapes hopes to purchase the site's land this month. READ MORE

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Biofuels industry, farmers advocate against Loudermilk amendment

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Advanced FuelsA group of two dozen biofuel trade groups and companies recently issued a letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives urging them to reject an proposals that amend, repeal, or defund the renewable fuels standard (RFS). READ MORE

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Producing biodegradable plastic just got cheaper and greener

BY KU Leuven Found In:ChemicalsResearchers from the KU Leuven Centre for Surface Chemistry and Catalysis have presented a way to make the polylactic acid (PLA) production process more simple and waste-free. Their findings were published in Science. READ MORE

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Ecoprofile for 2014 Ingeo biopolymers production published

BY Mary Ann Liebert Inc./Genetic Engineering News Found In:ChemicalsNatureWorks has updated the ecoprofile data, a life cycle assessment of energy, water, and other resource used together with air and water emissions and solid waste, for producing 150,000 metric tons per year of its Ingeo polylactide biopolymers. READ MORE

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Bacterial boost makes biofuel production more efficient

BY University of Wisconsin-Madison Found In:Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsA team of investigators at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Michigan State University have created a process for making the work environment less toxic for the organisms that convert cellulosic biomass into bioproducts. READ MORE

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