Advanced biofuels run into price hurdle

Despite millions of tons of available feedstock, ranging from corn stover to switchgrass and wood waste, only a trickle of cellulosic ethanol is being produced. “Cellulosic fuels’ main hurdle seems to be economic,” says Scientific American in sizing up the second-generation biofuel that has failed to live up to expectations for a cleaner-burning fuel that… » Read More

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