Posted on October 19, 2011
Sustainable by Design
How do we get biomass from the land while preserving—or even benefiting—its living communities? Whichever course we take, researchers at the CALS-led Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center are determined to put all pros and cons on the table.
Posted on October 18, 2011
Where Are We Now?
In less than five years of operation, the CALS-led Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center has produced a number of breakthroughs that may lead to a less oil-dependent future
Beyond the Gas Tank
Biomass is not just destined for liquid fuel. It’s changing the way a diverse range of goods and services are being produced and provided in Wisconsin.
Cash Crop Biomass
Wisconsin farmers are well positioned to take advantage of a new market—but getting there will take some fresh vision and a little retooling
Posted on October 5, 2011
From Field to Fuel
Where are we in terms of moving toward the “green gas” of the future? Here we present an illustrated overview of research progress.
Posted on February 16, 2011
A new course in bioenergy gets freshmen involved in real-life research challenges
Posted on November 4, 2009
Catch up with…Jack Newman PhD’01, Bacteriology
Posted on October 31, 2009
The Grow Dozen: 12 Alumni who are making a difference in energy
Meet the 12 CALS alumni who are making a difference in energy.
Posted on October 26, 2009
Energy consultants making it easy bein’ green.
Posted on April 2, 2009
Chemical process may be an option for turning biomass into fuel.
Posted on February 27, 2009
Going to Extremes
Extremeophilic microbes have learned how to deal with
near-boiling temperatures and other brutal conditions. To microbiologists, that makes
them fascinating—and useful.
Posted on October 20, 2008
Knock on Wood
Altered trees might overcome a major barrier to renewable fuels.
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