Biofuel company gets $30 million from private equity giant Black Rock and others to make designer microbe-driven diesel fuel.
Chinese auto parts supplier Wanxiang plans to offer repurposed Fisker Karma's with V-8 engines capable of bringing the car to 200 mph.
Biofuel company LS9, along with government-funded researchers, have developed a way to convert non-food plants into biodiesel in a single step, promising lower costs.
Can microbes help us get off fossil fuel? Maybe.
Fornasari shows off the Thor UDV at the 2011 Geneva auto show.
Hennessey Performance unveiled the company's first production-ready Venom GT supercar. Chassis Number 01 Venom GT is headed to the UAE where it is to be delivered to its new owner by Hennessey's Middle East distributor.
Start-up Joule Unlimited is on the forefront of using genetic engineering to replace petrofuels, trying to learn from shortcomings of other biofuel technologies.
Get to work, microbes.
A study finds that solar panels do, on balance, reduce fossil fuel use. Also, the energy climate bill lumbers forward in the House.
Can algae be a competitive biodiesel feedstock with oil below $50 a barrel? Aurora Biofuels new CEO says yes, once there's a price on carbon emissions.