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Engineers Develop New Yeast Strain to Enhance Biofuel and Biochemical Production
Engineers Develop New Yeast Strain to Enhance Biofuel and Biochemical Production

Researchers at The University of Texas have used a combination of metabolic engineering and directed evolution to develop a new, mutant yeast strain that could lead to a more efficient biofuel production process that would make biofuels more economically competitive with conventional fuels...               

Mar 25, 2015

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Bending over backwards for biofuels
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British researchers are exploring a potentially extremely simple way to increase biofuel production from willow trees: bend them over.    

Mar 16, 2015

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The economics of converting buses to CNG

Product Focus Domestic natural gas production has increased markedly in the United States, and now compressed natural gas (CNG) has the potential to become a cleaner and less expensive energy source than diesel fuel for use in the public transportation sector...