News - 14 Aug 2019
Researchers from Rutgers University have found how diatoms—a kind of alga that can generate 20% of the atmospheric oxygen—are able to use solar energy for photosynthesis.
News - 5 Aug 2019
Fuels developed from forestry or agricultural wastes are called lignocellulosic biomass. Such fuels have traditionally been a champion in the search for reducing the use of fossil...
News - 29 Jul 2019
In the near future, it will be possible to replace fossil fuels with a carbon-neutral product developed from carbon dioxide, water, and solar energy.
Scientists at Uppsala University have...
News - 9 Jul 2019
Scientists at the University of Tsukuba have developed a new method of using nanoporous and porous graphene foams to harvest energy and organic molecules from algae.
The researchers developed a...
News - 24 Jun 2019
The discoveries of essential scientific research are usually several steps away from a product that can be instantly brought to the general public. However, opportunity makes an early appearance every...
News - 12 Jun 2019
Biorefinery technology uses biomass as a feedstock and changes it to energy and other useful by-products. It is gaining attention as an eco-friendly and sustainable technology to overcome the issue of...
News - 12 Jun 2019
The entire world is eventually advancing toward a more sustainable lifestyle. Changes in the present lifestyle and introduction of new, more sustainable solutions in daily consumption are needed for...
News - 17 May 2019
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory recently launched an upgraded version of an online computer model put together to help bioenergy developers preserve vital...
News - 14 May 2019
EPFL spin-off TreaTech has created a system that can convert sludge from wastewater treatment plants into biogas and mineral salts, which, for instance, could be used in fertilizer.
News - 22 Apr 2019
Researchers at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore have created a sustainable way to show a new genetic alteration that can boost the yield of natural oil in seeds by up to 15% in...