23 Apr '12, 12pm

U.S. Teams with India in Massive New Biofuel Project

U.S. Teams with India in Massive New Biofuel Project

The U.S. has just launched a five-year, $125 million alternative energy research project with India, aimed partly at developing biofuels from non-food crops . The biofuel project, funded by the Department of Energy and led by the University of Florida , has the goal of managing climate change and reducing U.S. dependence on petroleum products — and that adds an intriguing element of geopolitics and petrodollars to the mix. Many cooks in the alternative energy kitchen The new endeavor, somewhat cumbersomely tagged the Joint Clean Energy Research and Development Center, (JCERDC ), also includes solar and energy efficiency components led by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. The biofuel component totals about $21 million for a team that includes the University of Florida, University of Missouri, Virginia Tech, Montclair State U...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/04/23/u-s-teams-with-india-...

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