The Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals (SBFC) has awarded Novozymes with its 2015 Bioeconomy Leadership Award. The award recognizes companies that “demonstrate sustained leadership excellence” in accelerating the launch of a bio-based economy.
In the ongoing debate about biofuels, it sometimes seems that confusion is the only certainty. There is a widespread lack of public understanding about everything from terminology to technology, and this can negatively impact public opinion, which is crucial to the future of this industry.
A major new report posits that if done right, bioenergy can provide major benefits for people, the economy, and the environment.
When it comes to sources of bioenergy, ethanol producers in Latin America are realizing that corn is just as sweet as sugarcane. Flex-plants are playing a big role in this development.