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Chevy Tahoe fleet promotes corn-based fuel

Chevy Tahoe fleet promotes corn-based fuel

By April 14, 2006

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Ford and Heinz want to cook up car parts from tomatoes

Heinz sure has a lot of extra tomato skins kicking around. The condiment company and Ford explore turning those skins into bioplastics.

By June 11, 2014

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Farmer's Fridge brings fruit, veggies to vending machines

Skip the salt and sugar bombs and get fresh salads and snacks from the Farmer's Fridge, now available in Chicago.

By February 17, 2014

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Researchers a step closer to 'printing' new blood vessels

Bioengineers jump a major hurdle by building 3D printed templates of filament networks to create vasculature. They say the trick is sugar.

By July 2, 2012

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Cellulosic-ethanol industry struggles to take off

Critics say it is a failure of government policy, not science, that the U.S. is still so dependent on corn for its biofuels.

By July 25, 2011

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Senate deal would ax $6 billion ethanol tax credit

Three senators reach deal to repeal the $6 billion-per-year ethanol tax credit by the end of July, an agreement that must still be passed by Congress.

By July 7, 2011

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Senate vote marks start of end for ethanol subsidies

Although vote may ultimately be symbolic, move underscores increasingly hostile attitude toward federal ethanol support.

By June 16, 2011

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Gore: U.S. corn ethanol 'was not a good policy'

With tax credits up for renewal, former VP Al Gore says that massive subsidies for first-generation ethanol were a mistake--and that he was wrong to support them in the heat of campaigning.

By November 23, 2010

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Green plastic breakthrough from Big Blue, Stanford

Material sciences achievement in organocatalysts research could lead to more sustainable plastics, better recycling methods.

By March 10, 2010

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Novozymes to launch ethanol product

CEO says new enzyme will be available in the first quarter, and that the company could show the product would be competitive with corn-based ethanol and gasoline.

By January 30, 2010