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algae-based fuels

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Alaska Airlines flies planes fueled by cooking oil

Alaska joins other airlines in the move toward using biofuel blends for commercial flights to save energy and reduce emissions.

By November 10, 2011

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Fueling green tech with biology and Moore's Law

Investor Steve Jurvetson is bullish on green innovation because entrepreneurs can tap into the rapid advances in genetic engineering and IT.

By September 28, 2011

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In rural New Mexico, no 3G for me

Crave writer Eric Mack tries getting broadband to his home via wireless providers in part 4 of his weeklong series "Bringing broadband to the boonies" -- and strikes out.

By March 29, 2012

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Raytheon signs on for all-fuel engines

The Mark V engine made by Cyclone Power Technologies is to be redesigned for the defense company in a new "MantaRay" version.

By April 28, 2011

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Military green investments could hit $10B by 2030

Defense Department policy shifts toward using more clean energy in order to increase national security and save money, which could have far-reaching effects, according to Pew.

By September 22, 2011

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How to save green tech from crashing

There's a real risk that innovation in green technologies will slow for lack of money and interest. Here's why we need a leaner, meaner green tech 2.0.

By August 26, 2011

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Feds deploy Navy to jump-start biofuels

In an effort to advance the biofuels industry beyond corn ethanol, the Obama administration launches a $510 million effort to make drop-in replacements for jet fuel and diesel for aircraft and boats.

By August 16, 2011

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Carbon Sciences claims progress in fuel from CO2

The company, one of many seeking to use CO2 as an ingredient, is developing a process to combine natural gas and carbon dioxide to make gasoline.

By November 22, 2010

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Climate impact threatens biodiesel future in EU

Europe's world-leading industry is now on the verge of being legislated out of existence after the studies reveal biodiesel's indirect impact cancels out most of its benefits.

By July 9, 2011

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U.S. Navy buys 20,000 gallons of algae fuel

Solazyme signs contract to provide additional 150,000 gallons of algae-derived advanced biofuels to U.S. military by 2011.

By September 15, 2010