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Troll: The other energy news is tremendously upbeat

...shows a sharp, steady increase in the production of renewable energy across the nation. Whether its wind, solar, hydro or biofuels, the prospects for renewable energy are remarkably bullish.The National Renewable Energy Laboratory concludes in their recently...
Juneau riders tackle Kluane cycling race

...Club 6:48:40; 16th Carbon Neutral Biofuels 8:19:20).Top Mens 8: Vitruvian...Christine Ligocki); Carbon Neutral Biofuels (Joe Calderwood, Don MacDougall, Ben...Whitehorse 7:45:0516 Carbon Neutral Biofuels, Barto -Juneau 8:19:2017 The Bearded...
Time for a new approach to ethanol mandates

...production from non-corn sources such as grass, tree bark and municipal waste - "cellulosic" ethanol. But these advanced biofuels have shown little promise. As a result, the EPA has had to revise the requirement for cellulosic EVERY year to something...
Outside editorial: Exxon goes green

...change, Exxon just announced its first significant foray into biofuels research, a groundbreaking $600 million investment to turn...founder is best known for decoding human DNA, could shift biofuels' future away from products culled from food crops. We're...
Outside editorial: BP must walk the walk with a strong "green" focus. It stresses its effort to develop cleaner, renewable alternative energy sources such as biofuels. Its slogan is "Beyond petroleum." BP, formerly British Petroleum, has proven that it can talk the talk when it comes...
Outside editorial: On ethanol: Enough already

...With the national debt soaring, the government needs to wean the biofuel industry from its dependence on federal subsidies. Biofuels have always sounded better during the Iowa caucuses than they have performed in reality. Taxpayers have bankrolled biofuel...
Funding electrics is a battery-dead idea the electric vehicle is being hailed as America's cure for oil "addiction," the same was said not too long ago about biofuels. But mandating the production and use of corn-based ethanol jacked up food prices, depleted scarce groundwater resources...
Timber bill would pay to help retool Southeast industry

...hearts. Timber companies in Southeast Alaska say they're all for younger, smaller logs and making fancier wood products or biofuels. But getting there takes new equipment and new skills. And money. That's why U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Mark Begich...
Urban forestry conference set for Sept. 20-21 in Anchorage

...Conference presentations will encourage thought and discussion about sustainable development. Topics include green infrastructure, biofuels, planning for climate change, and selection, planting, and care of trees for long-term success. Green infrastructure...
Experimental farm branches out

...the school, the new profile of agriculture in the United States." That profile includes more crop specialization to create biofuels, energy efficient building techniques and reinventing the place of agriculture in semi-suburban areas, which is what the...


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