WBA news

WBA news

2009 June 05
Bioenergy key to Canadian forestry industry's revival
Forestry company executives in Canada are hoping bioenergy can help the industry survive a current global slump.
2009 June 05
Colombian ethanol output to double in 2009: minister says
Colombia’s agriculture minister forecast his country’s ethanol output would more than double by the end of the year
2009 June 02
Biofuels soon a reality for commercial jets
Biomass-based jet fuel may start replacing petroleum fuels on commercial airliners within a year, according to Boeing executive.
2009 May 28
G8, EU and G5 shows renewable insight
The parties believe that a comprehensive strategy to respond to the climate change challenge must necessarily envisage a portfolio of different renewable energy sources through policy and regulatory improvments to boost investments in bioenergy.
2009 May 25
Bioelectricity more efficient than biofuels
With biofuels producers facing a finite amount of land which can be converted for production, researchers have begun to examine ways to maximize biomass’s “miles per acre”.
2009 May 25
‘Green jobs’ buoy UK employment market
The number of job openings in the UK’s environmental sector continues to grow, despite the economic downturn which has dampened prospects in so many other sectors.