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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


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


Senators request corn ethanol waiverPJP
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2012

U.S. Senators Kay Hagan (D-N.C.) and Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) recently wrote a letter to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa Jackson, asking the agency to use its waiver authority “to adjust the corn grain-ethanol mandate of the Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS)” in light of ongoing drought conditions


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
  • European Union, USA
  • 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


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


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


G20 agriculture ministers sidestep biofuels issues in Paris
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2011

While the U.S. Congress is trying to balance the budget with cuts to programs subsidizing bio-based fuels and infrastructure, G20 agricultural ministers meeting in Paris to address a continuing global food supply crisis issued a declaration that failed to reach an accord on whether or how to cut or end biofuel subsidies


ASTM International approval of renewable jet fuels leads to commercial trials
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2011

After ASTM International approved the commercial use of biofuels for aviation, several carriers reportedly began commercial trials, mixing the renewable jet fuels, made from natural plant oils and animal fat, with conventional kerosene


Primus Green Energy raises $12 million for demonstration plant
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2012

Biofuel company Primus Green Energy Inc. has completed a third round of funding by raising $12 million from IC Green Energy Ltd., the renewable energy arm of Israel Corp. Ltd