Tag: Biofuel

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Tennessee City Approves $65 Million Plan for New Waste Transfer Project

May 8, 2023

Via: Waste360

In a recent vote, the Murfreesboro city council, in Tennessee, came to a unanimous decision to approve the next steps in the process for building a waste transfer station that will also turn trash into renewable energy. This project, costing […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

DOE Targets Biofuel for Hard-to-Electrify Transportation Modes

September 6, 2022

Via: Waste360

The Biden Administration has set an aggressive goal for the American economy: net zero emissions by 2050. Recognizing that the transportation sector is the largest source of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, the Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $59M in […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Making Biofuel from Fast Food Waste and Lithium Trash

July 30, 2020

Via: Waste360

According to the Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, scientists have discovered a new way to create biofuel using traditional waste products like grease from fast food restaurants and waste from lithium batteries. The creation of the new biofuel would […]