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By Robert Rapier on May 15, 2009 with 1 response

GreenFuel Bites the Dust

I have written several articles over the past couple of years that argued that there is a low probability that any of the would-be algal biodiesel manufacturers are going to make it. These essays included: More Reality Checks for Algal Biodiesel The Prospects for Algal Biodiesel Dim In both essays, I mentioned GreenFuel Technologies, which arose out of research done at MIT, and was the highest-profile company (and very well-funded) working on algal biodiesel. As far back as two years ago I put up a guest post by John Benemann who seriously questioned what GreenFuel was claiming: Algal Biodiesel: Fact or Fiction? Like CWT before them, GreenFuel could also serve as a poster child for hype gone amok. They were… Continue»