The USDA announced two significant sources of grant funding for biofuels development and research, and the Deputy Secretary of Agriculture met with Mexican leaders to work on expanding the renewable fuels sector.
The biofuels industry experiences growth as both the DOE and the state of Illinois approve project funding to reduce carbon emissions, and the USDA predicts a record corn crop for next year. Catch up on these top stories you may have missed from last week
New partnerships aid in biomass production and industry expansion, while researchers discover new use for biomass waste.
The state of Iowa established a production tax credit for renewable chemicals, the FAA approved a new biofuel, and the Iowa Department of Revenue saw a rise in biodiesel blended fuel and E85.