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The corn ethanol industry is booming, but cellulosic biofuel production is far behind schedule.
A $10 million project aims to grow algae for biofuels inside plastic bags.
But is the company scaling up its technology too fast?
Designer microbes regulate their own pathways to optimize fuel production, boosting yields threefold.
A startup says it can make sugar for biofuel from wood chips at a fraction of the normal cost.
A leading biofuels company will begin making farnesene for cosmetics and fuel in Brazil.
A more flexible policy could ease the impact of ethanol mandates on worldwide markets.