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USDA establishes 50,000 acres in midwest for biofuels crops
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2011

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced it will designate 50,000 acres in 39 contiguous Kansas and Missouri counties “for the production of dedicated feedstocks for bioenergy.”


CalEPA Solicits Info About Nickel, PFOA and PFOS for Potential Listing Under Prop. 65
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2016

The California Environmental Protection Agency’s (CalEPA’s) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has announced the development


California legislation would label food irrigated with water from oil and gas field activities
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2015

California Assembly Member Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) has introduced a bill (A.B. 14) that would require the labeling of food grown using recycled or


Biofuel developer secures $19.4 million for production facility
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2013

Biofuel technology developer Cool Planet Energy Systems has raised $19.4 million in the second closing of a Series D financing round, bringing the


Strategic partnership formed to develop algae biofuels
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2012

Sapphire Energy will reportedly partner with the Institute for Systems Biology to bring systems biology solutions to the development of algae biofuels, an effort that is expected to significantly increase oil yield and improve resistance to crop predators and environmental factors


United States leads world in advanced biofuel ventures
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global, USA
  • October 31 2013

Navigant Research reports in "Advanced Biofuels Country Rankings" that the United States is currently home to some two-thirds of the world's advanced


EFSA refines Declarations of Interest rules
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • August 8 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has revised the rules governing "Declarations of Interest" as part of its ongoing effort to increase


62 countries have biofuel targets; algae-based crude closer to U.S. market
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global, USA
  • January 9 2014

According to the Biofuel Digest's annual review of global biofuel mandates and targets, 62 countries either have such goals in place or under


Macro-algae attracting millions in government and industry financing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2010

According to news reports, macro-algae, or seaweed, is being viewed by major investors as a better source of sugars for ethanol, biofuels, biochemicals, and biopolymers than land-based crops, because it grows faster, has a higher sugar content, absorbs more airborne carbon, and can be harvested up to six times each year


Energy interests and investors concerned about new derivatives regulation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2010

While European and U.S. regulators develop new rules to govern derivative transactions, energy companies and investors are reportedly expressing concerns about the potential for measures that are intended to rein in the risks taken by financial institutions to affect their business