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Cellulosic ethanol maker Range Fuels goes belly up

After shutting its biofuel plant in January, Range Fuels is being forced to sell its assets after failing to make ethanol from wood chips at scale.

By December 5, 2011

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Chrysler teams with cellulosic-ethanol firm ZeaChem

Seeking to boost its activity in renewable fuels, Chrysler is partnering with biofuels and chemicals start-up ZeaChem to speed adoption of cellulosic ethanol.

By August 15, 2011

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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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Wood-to-ethanol plant gets taker in oil refiner

Mascoma gets up to $50 million from oil refiner Valero Energy to build and use cellulosic ethanol from biorefinery in Michigan.

By January 13, 2011

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Qteros to bring ethanol-making bug to India

Cellulosic ethanol, which has been much slower in coming than hoped, gets a pathway to market in India through a deal with U.S.-based Qteros.

By January 4, 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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Controversy brews over increased ethanol fuels for older cars

Despite an ongoing controversy, new study finds that moving from 10 percent ethanol in gasoline to 15 percent would be fine for new and older vehicles.

By September 15, 2010

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Microfueler makes ethanol from garbage

At Demo Fall 2010, E-Fuel Corporation is showing off its home and business "reactor" that converts organic waste into ethanol or electricity.

September 14, 2010