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  • Jatropha can revive degraded land, says study

    Large-scale cultivation of Jatropha – known as a potential source of biofuel – can improve the soil quality of degraded lands and address climate change, says a new study. Jatropha curcas seeds yield ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Mission Achieves the World’s First Jatropha ISCC Certification

    Mission NewEnergy Limited (NASDAQ:MNEL) (ASX:MBT), a global provider of environmentally sustainable biofuels, today announced that the Company has received the coveted International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) for its Jatropha contract farming model, a world first for any Jatropha business. To qualify for ISCC certification, companies must ...


    By Mission NewEnergy Limited

  • Programme: Jatropha World 2013 - MAIN THEMES: announced

    6th 5-day Global Jatropha Hi-tech Integrated Nonfood Biodiesel Farming & Technology Training Programme September 23-27, 2013   Programme - Main Themes: Jatropha Curcas Biology, Biodiversity & Physiology -Genetic Improvement ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • CJP to teach Algae Castor Jatropha Jojoba Moringa Pongamia Simarouba Biodiesel

    CJP is all set to hold 4th Global Jatropha Hi-tech Integrated Nonfood Biodiesel Farming & Technology Training Programme in India from SEPTEMBER 14 -18, 2011. The JatrophaWorld India 11-- the Most Authoritativeplatform shall introduce the A-Z of Sustainable Jatropha Production; sustainable business models; R&D progress, and application technologies, including utilization of Jatropha Crude ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • SG Biofuels Develops Jatropha Hybrid Seed Production Technology

    SAN DIEGO - SG Biofuels, a bioenergy crop company developing and producing elite seeds of Jatropha, today announced it has established a proprietary technology for large-scale Jatropha hybrid seed production.  Hybrid seeds result in greater yield, uniformity and vigor while significantly reducing handling and deployment costs for plantation developers. The company ...


    By SGB, Inc.

  • EPA Issues Draft GHG Analysis For Production and Transport of Jatropha Oil

    On October 13, 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a notice inviting comments on its analysis of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions attributable to the production and transport of jatropha curcas (jatropha) oil ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • CJP introduces Biological Inputs to Enhance the Jatropha Energy Farms Profitability

    CJP scientists are continuously working on enhanced genetics, agronomics and horticulture sciences to drive new varieties, more knowledge around the Jatropha plant’s nutritional requirements and more science-based processes for the care and custody of the plant and have achieved reliable and scalable results in Jatropha energy farming. Reliance on inorganic ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • SG Biofuels and Bunge Form Strategic Alliance to Process Jatropha Seeds Into Sustainable Crude Oil

    SAN DIEGO - SG Biofuels, a bioenergy crop company developing and producing elite seeds of Jatropha, today announced it has established a strategic partnership with Bunge North America, the North American operating arm of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), to research and develop a model to process Jatropha seeds into a biofuel feedstock. SG Biofuels ...


    By SGB, Inc.

  • Mission Increases Jatropha Oil Supply by 4.7 million Barrels Completing the 2011 Planting Season

    Mission NewEnergy Limited (NASDAQ:MNEL) (ASX:MBT), a global provider of environmentally sustainable biofuels, is pleased to announce that it has materially completed its 2011 Jatropha tree planting season, adding 40,264 new acres and 14,331 new Jatropha contract farmers. The Company has reported strong progress on the expansion of its acreage profile and now has ...


    By Mission NewEnergy Limited

  • JATROPHAWORLD 2011 Showcases How Jatropha Can Become A Sustainable Aviation And Transport Fuel?

    What is the fuss about Jatropha and alternative energy all about? The answer to that question and many more will be presented at JATROPHAWORLD 2011. JatrophaWorld debunks the hype and features experienced operators and researchers who'd provide real data and actual experience on cultivation, processing. Global JatrophaWorld India 2011 marks the 4th edition with resounding success. For those who ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • VEPOWER to break ground on bio-energy nursery

    VEPOWER Limited is to break ground on their new nursery in Southern Europe. The nursery will bring on Jatropha curcas saplings to be dispatched to plantations around the World.  The plants will be grown from seed of known provenance and cultivated for resilience and hardiness.  The nursery will work on organic principles to aid conscientious growers in their sustainability endeavours. ...

  • Reality check for `miracle` biofuel crop

    The hardy jatropha tree as a biofuel source may not be the panacea for smallholders that some have claimed, say Miyuki Iiyama and James Onchieku. It sounds too good to be true: a biofuel crop that grows on semi-arid lands and degraded soils, replaces fossil fuels in developing countries and brings huge injections of cash to poor smallholders. That is what some are claiming for Jatropha curcas, ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Carbon2Green Partners With World Sports Alliance

    MONTREAL, QUEBEC -Carbon2Green Corporation ("Carbon2Green" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: CGN) is proud to announce the signing of a Framework Agreement with the Intergovernmental Organization World Sports Alliance ("WSA" or the "Alliance") (www.wsaigo.org) for the purpose of facilitating the establishment of Jatropha Curcas plantation projects in WSA's 27 Member States and ensuring the ...


    By Carbon2Green Corporation

  • 4th JatrophaWorld Training Programme September 14-18, 2011

    Jaipur, India December 21, 2010---------In the India, CJP is all set to hold 4th Global Jatropha Hi-tech Integrated Nonfood Biodiesel Farming & Technology Training Programme in India from SEPTEMBER 14 -18, 2011. The JatrophaWorld India 11-- the Most Authoritative platform shall introduce the A-Z of Sustainable Jatropha Production; sustainable business models; R&D progress, and ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • Former US Presidential Economic Advisor Patrick O’Brien Named to Advisory Board of Mission NewEnergy Limited

    Mission NewEnergy Limited (Nasdaq:MNEL) (ASX:MBT), a global provider of environmentally sustainable biofuels, has named Patrick O’Brien, a retired senior US Department of Agriculture Director and Presidential Commission economist, to its Advisory Board. The appointment was announced by Mission’s Advisory Board Chairman Major General Wilbert D. ...


    By Mission NewEnergy Limited

  • 6th Annual Global Jatrophaworld Training Programme Final Agenda Released

    The Biodiesel Business Academy, the training portal of Centre for Jatropha Promotion & Biodiesel (CJP) , announced that the main agenda for the 6th Annual Global Jatrophaworld Training Programme has been finalized, unveiling that the CJP’s scientists/ experts will be discussing the latest advances in nonfood Biodiesel commercialization, research and finance at the industry’s only ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • Desert plantations could help capture carbon

    Planting trees in coastal deserts could capture carbon dioxide, reduce harsh desert temperatures, boost rainfall, revitalise soils and produce cheap biofuels, say scientists. Large-scale plantations of the hardy jatropha tree, Jatropha curcas, could help sequester carbon ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • York and Sichuan Allied to Research on Green Fuel

    Prof. Ian Graham headed a delegation comprising of scientists from CNAP (Center for Novel Agricultural Products) at York University to Sichuan University, China. The tour was sponsored by the office of British Consulate-General in Chongqing. This tour is a part of the China-UK partnership in the Science Programme. The British Consul-General for Chongqing, Tim Summers, reported to Scenta News ...


    By RNCOS

  • Global Jatrophaworld 2012 Prioritizes Better Biodiesel Crops for Sustainable Future

    In the biofuels business, establishing the feedstocks for advanced biofuels is crucial for commercial development, given that the largest cost associated with production is for the feedstock. As such the 5th Global JatrophaWorld 2012 shall make Investors more comfortable and knowledgeable for second-generation nonfood biofuel feedstocks to select right technology that will be a make-or-break ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • Mission to Present at Canaccord Genuity Global Growth Conference in Boston

    Mission NewEnergy Limited (Nasdaq:MNEL) (ASX:MBT) a global leader in providing energy from renewable sources and one of the world’s largest Jatropha plantation companies, is pleased to announce that the Company’s management team will be presenting at the 31st annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston on ...


    By Mission NewEnergy Limited

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