What are Common Careers in the Biofuel Industry?

What are Common Careers in the Biofuel Industry?

The biofuel industry offers an array of careers related to Bioenergy, including but not limited to agrofuels, microbiology, engineering, biochemistry, and more. Biofuels (also known as feedstock) generate from living or dead organisms, including matter extracted from...
How Can Bio-Fuels be Used?

How Can Bio-Fuels be Used?

Biofuel has the advantage that it gets produced faster than through the traditional geological processes. Basically, it comes from renewable biomass material that is easier to reproduce than traditional fuels. With that said, what types of things could they use...
New Technology in the Biodiesel Industry

New Technology in the Biodiesel Industry

  The first generation of mass-produced biodiesel used corn or sugarcane to manufacture ethanol. Problems soon arose with this approach, however. Not the least of them was aggressive pushback from environmentalists and others who objected to commandeering food...
How Biofuels Are Keeping Refiners Running Amidst the Pandemic

How Biofuels Are Keeping Refiners Running Amidst the Pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy, most oil refiners have discovered new alternative ways to tackle the challenge of decreasing demand for gasoline to stay afloat during these uncertain times. One such practice is producing biofuels...
How Sustainable Are Biofuels?

How Sustainable Are Biofuels?

Biofuels serve as an alternative to traditional fuels like coal and petroleum. Many environmental advocates support the expanded use of biofuels as a way to reduce the use of fossil fuels. Governments and policy groups have prioritized reducing fossil fuel...

How Economies of Scale Could Be the Key to Energy Transformation

John Kaweske discusses the new study by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association about lowering the cost of renewable energy and reducing greenhouse emissions.  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association has released a new study in 2016 showing through...