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LS9 raises funds for sugar-to-diesel tech

Biofuel company gets $30 million from private equity giant Black Rock and others to make designer microbe-driven diesel fuel.

By December 21, 2010

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Researchers coax bacteria to make biodiesel

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.

By January 27, 2010

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New Fiskers will have V-8s or batteries, Wanxiang says

Chinese auto parts supplier Wanxiang plans to offer repurposed Fisker Karma's with V-8 engines capable of bringing the car to 200 mph.

By February 21, 2014

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Fake petroleum on tap at industrial microbe conference

Can microbes help us get off fossil fuel? Maybe.

By July 30, 2007

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The Hennessey Venom GT is here

Web video of the Venom GT. Based upon the Lotus Elise, the Venom GT combines a high-tech, lightweight British chassis with a powerful American V8.

By March 29, 2010

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Check out the Hennessey Venom GT

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.

By June 14, 2010

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Fornasari Thor ready for (simulated) planetary exploration

Fornasari shows off the Thor UDV at the 2011 Geneva auto show.

By March 2, 2011

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In the lab, designing the ultimate biofuel bug

Start-up Joule Unlimited is on the forefront of using genetic engineering to replace petrofuels, trying to learn from shortcomings of other biofuel technologies.

By March 25, 2011

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Maker of microbe-inspired jet fuels gets more funding.

Get to work, microbes.

By September 18, 2007

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Green news harvest: Solar's 'carbon payback'

A study finds that solar panels do, on balance, reduce fossil fuel use. Also, the energy climate bill lumbers forward in the House.

By May 20, 2009