Inside September 2010

Features

Cheers to Biomass in Boston

BY Anna Austin and Lisa GibsonWoody biomass has been a controversial topic in the Northeast U.S., but speakers and attendees at the Northeast Biomass Conference & Expo demonstrated unwavering confidence in the future success of the industry. READ MORE

An Algal Dream Team

BY Lisa GibsonThe U.K.'s Carbon Trust has assembled a 'dream team' to collaborate on algae research and knock down the barriers blocking a commercial algal biofuel industry. READ MORE

A New Start

BY Lisa GibsonTen years after NREL's Aquatic Species Program was shut down, a similar initiative began and now is thriving in its algae research, which includes the evaluation of CO2 recycling. READ MORE

Beyond the Hype

BY Anna Austin

Contributions

Patenting Carbon Credit Trading: Dodging Certainty

BY Paul Craane2010 has been a year of uncertainty for the future of carbon credit trading. Optimism that the administration would push for an energy bill with a comprehensive national market-based compliance program has faded, while the sale of the first voluntary trading program in the U.S. for all six greenhouse gases, suggests a sagging commitment to a voluntary carbon trading market. READ MORE

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