Tagged: ethanol

How Kiwi know-how can save the world - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Oct 22, 2010

This a guest post by Kevin Cudby, the author of From Smoke To Mirrors, reviewed earlier this week by Bryan. I started researching my new book, From Smoke to Mirrors, back in 2007. I had been following alternative energy stories, and I was inundated with blogs and press releases from hucksters peddling silly ideas that [...] … Read More

Microbe underpins $10 million govt clean tech investment - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Mar 23, 2010

I’m at NZBio (updates on twitter @smcnz), where day two has been been dominated by updates from some of the country’s most innovative alternative energy start-ups. The back-story for Auckland-based Lanzatech is well known – the company was formed in 2005 with plans to extract clean fuel from biomass like waste wood and high-energy crops like corn, but … Read More