11 Oct '12, 1pm

The Hillary Step: 7 Biofuels Contenders, 7 Routes to Scale, Who's Near the Summit, Who Will Plant the Flag?: Th...

The Hillary Step: 7 Biofuels Contenders, 7 Routes to Scale, Who's Near the Summit, Who Will Plant the Flag?: Th...

After George W. Bush announced in 2006 that the US was “addicted to oil” and was going to do something about it, a whole lot of companies were sketched out on napkins, eventually leading to bench-scale beginnings, and then to pilot-scale operations. After years of planning, and operations at base camp, and negotiating the slippery ice-falls, and hauling equipment to staging stops alongside the mountain – biofuels contenders are racing for the summit, racing for scale. The development process has been likened to the Valley of Death – but the last steps are more like the Death Zone above 8,000 meters – short on oxygen, fouling weather about, grueling steps in the thin air, and technical challenges abounding. And the true winners know, as Everest veteran Ed Viesturs observed, “there are no shortcuts to the top.” 7 companies, 7 different paths to scale, And, on Monday, October...

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