In its annual progress report, the International Energy Agency (IEA) unsurprisingly called for more urgency and action from nations across the globe in the development and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies.
Completing its latest round of funding, Primus Green Energy, Inc., a developer of a drop-in renewable gasoline, has received another $12 million from its primary investor, IC Green Energy, Ltd.
Canadian company CORE BioFuel Inc. has secured capital investments to fund the completion of its wood-to-Green Gasoline production plant.
Biofuel developer Joule Biotechnologies raised $70 million in its third round of funding the company announced this week.
Over the past two months OriginOil, Inc. (OTC/BB: OOIL) has strengthened its relationship with U.S. federal government in multiple ways. The most recent of which is an announcement of a new partnership with the Department of Energy, which will see the company work together with the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) to develop an integrated system capable of directly converting raw algae into renewable crude oil.
After a recent announcement of more financial backing from investors, CoolPlanet Biofuels has now received approval to road test its negative carbon gasoline in California.
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) researchers say they have identified a process that could lead to new methods of engineering plant oils for use in renewable chemical and biofuel production.
The United States Department of Energy (DOE) have signed a memorandum of understanding [pdf] with the Departments of Agriculture (USDA) and Navy (DON) to support the development of advanced drop-in aviation and marine biofuels for applications in military and commercial transportation.