Environmentally friendly motoring is often associated with electric or hybrid vehicles or improved fuel efficiency. Now a group of students is challenging the idea that it’s not just the car’s fuel-usage credentials that matter, but its very substance. The quest for greater fuel efficiency has caused car manufacturers to make cars from aluminium and carbon… Read More »
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) today announced $11.9 million in funding for Australian biofuel company Ethanol Technologies Limited (‘Ethtec’) to complete the development and demonstration of its groundbreaking advanced biofuel technology. As part of a $48 million project, Ethtec aims to construct a $30 million purpose built pilot-scale facility based in the Hunter Valley in New South… Read More »
Thousands of tonnes of sugarcane waste commonly known as bagasse remain underutilised after cane has been crushed. However, one company in Kakamega town owned by youths has now commercialised the use of bagasse to produce renewable energy. They source bagasse from West Kenya and Butali companies..