For the first edition of our “Meet the Team” series, Think Bioenergy caught up with Justin Schroeder, Scientist for Novozymes’ biofuels segment. We talked with Justin about preparing for this season’s harvest, his advice for ethanol producers and driving 100mph.
DuPont opened a 30 million gallon cellulosic ethanol plant in Nevada, Iowa, becoming the world’s largest cellulosic biofuels refinery to date.
Brazilian sugar mills have been facing difficult times: Sugar prices are low; ethanol prices are low; and productions costs have increased. Yet, there are shy signs of changes on the horizon.
Very few people realize that plants, household trash and other kinds of waste can be used to provide food, feed, energy and materials.