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Green news harvest: First Solar's blow-out quarter, Imperium layoffs

An update on EEstor, kind of; U.S. renewable energy policy still stalled; GE moves deeper into Spain with acquisition; questions about ethanol's impact on air quality; a look at politicking behind the Pickens Plan; Mass. signs a low-carbon fuel standard.

By July 31, 2008


Biodiesel maker Imperium Renewables slims down workforce

After delaying its IPO and losing its CEO, the company reduces staff to navigate short-term challenges.

By January 11, 2008


Imperium Renewables delays IPO plans

Weeks after losing its CEO, the biodiesel maker withdraws plans for its public offering.

By January 3, 2008


Management shake-up heats up rising biodiesel star

Suddenly, Martin Tobias is out at Imperium while rumors swirl that the IPO is delayed.

By December 24, 2007


Algae start-up signs contract for biodiesel

Imperium and Solazyme want to put algae in the tank. Stay tuned for when.

By June 7, 2007


Biofuel takes flight with Virgin Atlantic

Only 20 percent of the fuel in the 747 flown by Virgin was biodiesel, but it's a first.

By February 24, 2008


Report: Another biofuels company loses its CEO

Larry Gross is no longer CEO at AltraBiofuels, and so far there's no explanation for his departure. He's not the first former IT exec to leave an energy company in the past year.

By April 17, 2008


Technology Partners to invest $300 million in clean, lifestyle

Will clean and green and skinny pay off?

By July 31, 2007


Up in the air with biofuels

This is yet another example of how a passionate entrepreneur is exploring the cleantech frontiers of what is possible, what is economical, what is environmentally-beneficial.

By February 25, 2008