Ann Bailey

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December 28, 2016

Advanced Biofuels USA gets grant to study energy beets

Maryland-based Advanced Biofuels USA has been awarded a $16,893 grant by USDA to study the feasibility of making bio-jet fuel from energy beets grown on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. READ MORE

April 13, 2016

Cellulosic ethanol plant planned for Spiritwood, N.D.

The CEO and a founding partner of New Energy Investors met with North Dakota state officials April 12 to discuss a $150 million cellulosic ethanol plant the Pennsylvania company is proposing to build in Spiritwood, N.D. READ MORE

March 22, 2016

AST increases scale of Wisconsin research facility

American Science and Technology has completed the scale-up of its biorefinery in Wausau, Wisconsin. The company increased the processing capacity of its facility from 100 kilograms to 2 tons of cellulosic biomass per day. READ MORE

October 16, 2015

Poet Biorefining plant uses wood waste to power its facility

Poet Biorefining in Chancellor, S.D., is currently powering its plant with wood waste from Spencer, Iowa. READ MORE

September 09, 2015

UK Department of Transport awards advanced biofuel projects

The United Kingdom Department of Transport has awarded government funds to Celtic Renewables, Advanced Plasma Power and Nova Pangea to turn waste products into fuel, an example of the U.K.'s commitment to innovative transport technology. READ MORE

August 20, 2015

API announces temporary closure of Alpena biorefinery

American Products Inc. temporarily closed its Alpena Biorefinery in Alpena, Michigan. The company is currently reviewing the facility and exploring options for its restart. API is also evaluating technologies for higher-margin products. READ MORE