Biodiesel Plant’s New Tech: Benefuel and Seymour Biofuels will build a biodiesel refinery based on solid catalyst that can convert low-grade fats and vegetable oils into biodiesel — Seattle PI.
Shell Shilling for Clean Coal: Shell is looking to license its coal gasification technology — Reuters.
The UnJolly Green Chemist: There’s an increasing amount of universities incorporating the principles of eco-friendly chemistry (less toxins, less hazardous waste) — AP.
Biofuel Water Crunch Looming in Some Areas: A report from the National Research Council of the US National Academies says with more biofuel production water quantity problems will increase depending on where the crops are grown — Green Car Congress.
Electric Subaru Coming Soon?: Subaru will show off an electric car prototype at the Tokyo Auto Show later this month — CNET.