GreenBiz.com Senior Writer Marc Gunther provides an overview of BEI’s Initiative for a Carbon Negative Economy.
DuPont Wins 2012 Sustainable Biofuels Award for Feedstock Innovation Award Honors DuPont Industrial Biosciences Work to Advance the Commercialization of Cellulosic Ethanol DES MOINES, Iowa, March 15, 2012 – DuPont has won the 2012 Sustainable Biofuels Award in the Sustainable Feedstock Innovation Category for its Stover Harvest Collection Project. This is a comprehensive research and … Continue reading DuPont, ISU, and Iowa Farmers Recognized for Sustainable Biofuels Feedstock Innovation
Iowa State University’s Hybrid Processing group of Zhiyou Wen and Laura Jarboe are hosting the Hybrid Processing for Biorenewables Fuels & Chemicals Production Symposium on the ISU campus, May 9-10, 2012. Hybrid Processing is a combination of thermochemical biomass deconstruction and biological utilization of the resulting sugars, organic acids and SynGas. ISU currently has a well-established program on thermochemical … Continue reading Symposium | Hybrid Processing for Biorenewables Fuels & Chemicals Production
Iowa State University Bioeconomy Institute has hosted scientists, engineers, and economic development professionals from China, France, and the Czech Republic this fall. Zie Zuqi, Yi Wenyu, and Ziong Changguo from southwest China visited ISU on September 23rd. They are engineers for the Sichuan Research and Design Institute of Agricultural Machinery and are interested in improving … Continue reading Vistors | Fall 2011 is Busy Time for International Visitors to ISU BEI
Sept. 2011 | Following the groundbreaking ceremony for phase two of Iowa State University’s Biorenewables Research Complex, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds, State Representative Linda Upmeyer, Craig Lang, president of the Board of Regents and Bruce Rastetter, president pro tem of the Board of Regents toured the Biorenewables Research Laboratory.