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biodiesel

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Free Wi-Fi at Glastonbury with EE 4G tractor

The Rolling Stones, Arctic Monkeys and Mumford and Sons will share the Glastonbury air with EE's free Wi-Fi -- from the back of a tractor.

By June 24, 2013

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'Fatbergs' choking London sewers to be used for energy

The world's largest fat-fueled power station will generate some 130 GWh a year. And "fat icebergs" won't end up in landfill sites.

By April 25, 2013

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Gator power: Alligator fat pitched as biodiesel

Millions of pounds of fat from alligators, which are not threatened, is thrown away every year but the fat is more suitable than other animal fats for biodiesel, a study finds.

By August 18, 2011

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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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USDA awards $44.6 million for biofuel projects

Projects funded include those utilizing ethanol, biodiesel, and landfill gas made from a variety of renewable biomass resources.

By November 2, 2011

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Greenstart unveils latest clean-tech startups

Green-tech incubator shows interest in variety of startups from window treatments to biodiesel.

By September 21, 2011

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Biofuel breakthrough made from microbes

Government researchers say they've successfully engineered a substance called bisabolane into a biosynthetic alternative to diesel fuel.

By September 29, 2011

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The dawn of a new era in efficient flight (audio slideshow)

Pushing new frontiers at NASA's Green Flight Challenge, trying to make a Prius fly.

By September 28, 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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The art of climate change

Artist Mary Edna Fraser creates stunning batiks based on nature and the mounting strains on it. They're currently on display at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh.

By August 10, 2011