DONG Energy and Novozymes announced a partnership for a power plant using enzymes to create green energy, and DOE scientists are using enzymes in a different way: this time, to dramatically increase ethanol yield from trees. Read on for more can’t-miss bioenergy headlines from the week.
New partnerships aid in biomass production and industry expansion, while researchers discover new use for biomass waste.
Last year marked another exciting year for the biofuels industry, and 2016 looks to be equally important in moving the industry forward.
For this weekly round-up, Argentina has increased their required blend of ethanol in gasoline by 2%; a company in Ghana will start producing cellulosic ethanol from cassava; and, the US EPA has proposed a new rule that may be of interest to ethanol plants.