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posted in December 2012
KiOR's Non-Food Biofuel Scales Up
News 
12/12/2012  12 comments
Renewable fuels company KiOR has left the development stage and entered scaled-up production of its biofuel based on non-food biomass.
Stanford Engineers Invent All-Carbon Solar Cell
Engineering Materials 
12/6/2012  20 comments
In a major first, researchers at Stanford University have built a prototype of an all-carbon solar cell that includes carbon nanotubes in the photoactive layer and in the electrodes.




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