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...manufacturers of these plant-based products to a loan guarantee program that has provided more than $844 million for 10 biofuel projects since 2008. Loan guarantees allow companies building new plants to borrow money at lower interest rates. Under the...
Local governments can't wait on climate change

...and future taxpayer dollars in the process. When the Ketchikan Gateway Borough used pool covers to reduce heat loss and used biofuels to operate the Ketchikan International Airport, petroleum dependency was reduced and taxpayer money was saved. When the City...
Soldotna students receive graduation lectures from faculty at Montana State University. "Afterwards, I'd like to probably move on and get a Master's, and go into biofuel research and development," English said. Graduate Ruth Anne Murdock said the highlight of her senior year was the logo she...
State of the Union: Obama vows to use powers

...and a proposed tax credit to promote the adoption of cars that can run on cleaner fuels, such as hydrogen, natural gas or biofuels.The president's go-it-alone strategy is in many ways an acknowledgment that he has failed to make good on two major...
Photo: Biofuel

...billions of gallons of biofuel into America's...Nathanael Greene, a biofuels expert at the Natural...targets for cellulosic biofuels."Has it taken...trying to use the biofuel law as a way to...Jeremy Martin, a biofuels expert at the Union...year and beyond. Biofuel supporters want...
4-H: More than cows, cooking

...helped provide the community with several events that taught safety and science. Kicking off the new 4-H year in October, biofuel learning kits were distributed to clubs and schools. Youth were guided through discovery of alternative fuels and the production...
Bill introduced to increase renewable fuel standard

...cellulosic ethanol producers that the U.S. is committed to making biofuels a centerpiece of the nation?s energy strategy for the long...process, making it possible to produce three times the volume of biofuels from the same quantity of biomass, said Rakesh Agrawal, Purdue...
Obama: Nation stronger, GOP should back his plans" that would use revenue from federal oil and gas leases to support development of clean energy technologies such as biofuels and natural gas- Doubling of renewable energy in the U.S. from wind, solar and geothermal sources by 2020.- Launching...
Obama to Congress: Kill oil industry's tax breaks

...because we're already drilling more," Obama said. He said his administration was trying to develop wind and solar power, biofuels and usher in more fuel-efficient vehicles to make the nation less dependent on oil. In the weekly Republican address, Rep...


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