National Bioenergy Day 2017

September 25, 2017
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During its fifth annual National Bioenergy Day on Oct. 18, 2017, the Department of Energy (DOE) will celebrate bioenergy, a form of renewable energy derived from biomass—organic material—that can be used to produce transportation fuels, products, heat, and electricity. This is an opportunity to showcase bioenergy facilities and the bioenergy supply chain around the United Read More

Then and Now: 120 Bioeconomy Pioneers Look at Yesterday, Today, Inspirations and Challenges (Re-post from Biofuels Digest, July 27, 2017)

August 1, 2017

Four simple questions and such a variety of response as you might expect from the unusual collection of engineers, biologists, marketeers, customers, financiers, policy leaders, advanced R&D specialists, mathematicians, advocates and watchful critics that make up the advanced bioeconomy. Where were you on July 27, 2007? Where are you now? What inspires you? What do Read More

USDA-NIFA Grants Center Project to Develop a Novel Two-Stage Reactor for Syngas Fermentation

July 10, 2017
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Dr. Hasan Atiyeh, Associate Professor of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering at Oklahoma State University (OSU), Stillwater, OK, received a USDA-NIFA Center Award through the South Central Sun Grant Program to conduct a study on “A two-stage reactor and cell recycle system for enhanced alcohol production from syngas”. Dr. Atiyeh collaborates with Dr. Ralph Tanner from Read More