Monthly Archives: April 2010

Where is BIO: Amy Ehlers, Advanced Biofuels Technology Trends and Policy Opportunities

Last week, Amy Ehlers, Policy Manager in BIO’s Industrial and Environmental Section, gave a presentation in the Sustainability and the Environment track at the 2010 DOE Biomass Conference in Washington, DC. The title of the panel was: A look at the effect of Federal climate change legislation on the bioenergy sector and the title of her presentation was: Advanced Biofuels Technology Trends and Policy Opportunities. The session was moderated by Liz Marshall, Resource Economist, Biofuels Read More >

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It's Food AND Fuel

Last week SustainableBusiness.com posted the story, “Bill To Extend Ethanol Tax Credit Reignites Fuel vs. Food Debate.” They write, A bill introduced in the US House last week would extend ethanol tax credits for another five years, to 2015. This tax credit is set to expire on December 31, 2010. If extended, the tax credits will provide the conventional ethanol industry with $30 billion over five years. They quoted Kate McMahon, Energy Policy Campaigner at Read More >

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3 Must Haves for Partnering – 30 sec Tutorials

Since we have launched all of our how-to videos for the BIO One-on-One Partnering System, we though it would be a good idea to answer specific questions that users have from our customer service line. Below you will find the three most asked questions this week. NOTE: The deadline to publish your profile is this Friday (April 9th). 1. How to publish your company’s profile. 2. Finalize your personal Read More >

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Burrill Report Podcast: Implications of Gene Patent Ruling

The Burrill Report podcast on the impact of the recent decision invalidating patents on genetic materials.

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From Lab to Commercialization: NIH Licenses Offer Another Path

If a biomedical breakthrough occurs within a federal lab, chances are your company can license use of the technology from the National Institutes of Health’s Office of Technology Transfer (OTT).

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