Posts in category Renewable Energy

Posted on 08/24/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Blog entry written by Michael Boland, professor at Kansas State University and director of the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center. There...

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Posted on 08/17/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Blog entry written by Don Hofstrand, agricultural economist, dhof@iastate.edu. The food versus fuel debate has raged over recent years due...

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Posted on 07/12/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Chemical engineers at Purdue University have developed a new method to process agricultural waste and other biomass into biofuels, and...

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Posted on 04/13/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

America's ethanol supporters launched the industry's first national TV ad campaign today to promote the only renewable, domestic fuel that...

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Posted on 04/07/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan and Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, Installations & Environment Jackalyne Pfannenstiel today kicked...

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Posted on 03/17/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 funding is available again through three USDA programs to promote...

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Posted on 02/26/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., announced a new initiative to cut 20 million metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions from the retailer’s...

Posted on 02/04/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

The U.S. Department of Agriculture issued a proposed rule for the new Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP) that intends to...

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Posted on 01/13/2010 at 12:00 AM by Christa Hartsook

A proposed ethanol pipeline would be an economic boost for the U.S., a new report demonstrates, creating almost 80,000 direct,...

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Posted on 12/03/2009 at 12:00 AM by Diane Huntrods

The United States could net 4.5 million new jobs in the renewable energy and energy efficiency sectors by 2030 if...

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