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Biomass Energy

Committing to the Future: For Cheetahs and Everyone Else, Too

Dr. Laurie Marker | Posted 11.27.2012 | Impact
Dr. Laurie Marker

The purpose of the Clinton Global Initiative is to help commitment makers like myself connect with potential partners and resources to make these big ideas into reality. Our goal is to create large landscapes that are healthy places for people, livestock and predators and prey.

Biomass Energy: Burning Bushes to Save Cheetahs

Dr. Laurie Marker | Posted 11.17.2012 | Impact
Dr. Laurie Marker

Expansion of the biomass fuel industry in Namibia addresses two problems that are rampant in Africa: poverty and the availability of electric power.

EPA Eases Up On Pollution Regulations After Pressure From Congress

AP | JEFF BARNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Under pressure from some members of Congress, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is easing up on regulating global war...

Let's Seize the Opportunity to Pass a Renewable Electricity Standard This Year

Tulsi Tanti | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Tulsi Tanti

Let's hope that a bipartisan group of six U.S. senate visionaries can accomplish what so far has eluded those of us hoping to bring more clean energy ...

Forests Are New Coal in House and Senate Climate Bills

Richard Wiles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Richard Wiles

At least 30 million acres of America's forests could be cut down and used for fuel at US power plants if renewable fuels and biomass provisions of current Congressional climate and energy proposals aren't radically revised.

Three Dollar Cook Stoves May Make Big Impact In Fighting Climate Change

Planet Green | Matt McDermott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It may sound like a sort of crazy notion, and certainly is only part of the solution to climate change, but transitioning to cleaner burning biomass c...

Newly Uncovered Enzymes Turn Corn Plant Waste Into Biofuel

Ethiopian News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Cellulose-loving fungi can cut biofuel costs by enabling existing corn ethanol plants to process cheaper, woody feedstocks such as corn stover....

Unknown Water Demands Of Biofuel Feedstocks

nytimes.com | KATIE HOWELL of Greenwire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Extensive studies are needed to understand the water needs of biofuel production from cellulosic feedstocks or other next-generation sources, federal ...

Stimulus Money May Finally Flow To Green Energy

forbes.com | Brian S. Wesbury and Robert Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's been a long time coming, but green energy business are about to get their promised boost from the economic stimulus package that President Obama ...

Biomass Energy From Manure, Bad Eggs Catching On In Washington

Seattle Times | Rami Grunbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

"Green power" comes out of the Qualco Energy biomass digester south of Monroe's suburban sprawl, but what goes in is runny, steamy and brown in the mo...