When describing emergent industries like cellulosic ethanol, people often use the analogy of running a marathon, because new industries take time to build.
A recent report from the IEA stressed the crucial role of emerging economies in reducing CO2 emissions, as their growing demand for energy creates a unique opportunity for them to be early movers in deploying low-carbon technologies.
The reaction to the recent agreement between G7 leaders to phase out fossil fuel use by the end of this century was generally very positive, with some environmental campaigners hailing the move as historic.
Next month, Novozymes will host the “Effective Fermentation Management” workshop, the latest of the company’s “Industry Excellence Workshops” initiative. The seminar will be held on July 15 and 16 (Wednesday-Thursday) at the Hilton Garden Inn in Council Bluffs, IA.