Inside March 2012


The Breadbasket’s Biomass Belt

BY Anna AustinThe U.S. Midwest has considerable biomass energy potential, specifically in anaerobic digestion applications READ MORE

Biomass Sustains Business

BY Luke Geiver A producer and collector tax credit has improved economic sustainability in Oregon’s biomass industry READ MORE

Hitting a New Stride

BY Erin VoegeleThe biorefining sector is poised for commercial scale-up as funding strategies mature and production capacity grows READ MORE

Making a Dent in 2012 and Beyond

BY Bryan SimsWhy a surge in demand for bioplastics will drive increased volumes READ MORE

Four Days in the Algae Epicenter

A review of the Algae Biomass Summit and the state of the industry READ MORE

Industry News

Global Supply Chain Glory

BY Luke GeiverFirst Biomass aims to be a global pellet supplier READ MORE

The Carbon Conversation

BY Anna AustinConference general session hashes out bioenergy carbon cycles READ MORE

Digesting California’s Innovations

BY Anna AustinConference tour visits wastewater treatment plant, dairy digester READ MORE

Golden Gate to Biomass

BY Anna Austin and Erin Voegele More than 400 professionals gather to talk biomass in The City by the Bay READ MORE


Genencor Wants a Challenge

A new partnering program could help Genencor, and you READ MORE

Why Biorefining Loan Guarantees Give Back

Think money, jobs and military might READ MORE

Gaining Efficiency

BY Bryan SimsBlue Marble continues to refine the economics of biorefining READ MORE

Cross-Industry Support

BY Bryan SimsA first-gen ethanol producer helps its second-gen counterpart go commercial READ MORE

What SRS Energy Wants, Everybody Wants

It’s 2014 or bust for the algae extraction company READ MORE

A Sweet Deal

BY Erin VoegeleFeedstock company names new investors following ARPA-E announcement READ MORE

U.S. Navy Biofuel Trials Go High-Tech

Shipping giant Maersk will employ laser emissions testing system READ MORE

Rapid Expansion

BY Erin VoegeleDonald Danforth Plant Science Center adds five new scientists READ MORE

Designing a Solution

BY Erin VoegeleResearchers develop a biomass supply chain model READ MORE