In this week’s news roundup, we see the rising popularity of fuel ethanol—from its presence at more fuel retailers to its increasing role as an important energy source for other countries. And, with the E30 Challenge giving drivers the confidence to try higher blends, filling up with fuel ethanol is looking like a smarter (and easier) decision than ever.
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Both Sweden and Ontario, Canada are taking steps toward mitigating greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, while researchers in South Dakota test the viability of ethanol production co-products as crop fertilizer. Get all the details in this week’s news roundup!
From Ireland to Nova Scotia, more countries are looking into bioenergy options as they ramp up efforts to divest from fossil fuels. The U.S., meanwhile, continues to set ethanol production records. Keep reading, because your weekly news roundup starts now!
This two-part series by Jesper Hedal Kløverpris, Sustainability Manager at Novozymes, looks at how ethanol can help us reduce greenhouse gas emissions—both today and in the decades ahead. In part one, we covered the link between transportation fuels and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. In part two, we’ll consider the role ethanol will ultimately play in tomorrow’s climate solutions, as well as what we can do today to help keep the world beneath the 2° threshold.