As demand for ethanol in Brazil reaches new levels, another South American country, Ecuador, is also looking to increase its use of biofuels. These stories and more in your Think Bioenergy news roundup!
News stories this week point to U.S. ethanol export opportunities with Brazil, while further cooperation between U.S. corn farmers and ethanol producers looks like a win-win for everyone. Those stories, plus a new report finds there’s more than enough biomass for biofuels, without affecting global food supply.
As demand for fuel ethanol continues to grow in the U.S., this week’s top stories out of Japan, Brazil and even Ethiopia point to biofuels becoming more popular globally as well.
This week’s news roundup looks at a few recent global advances for the ethanol industry, from enzyme technology to aviation biofuel. Plus: a new corn ethanol plant in a place you might not expect.