Robert F. Service

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Wood seen as key to better biofuels

Aug 23, 2013

Wood seen as key to better biofuels

Wood is strong, abundant, and cheap. But when it comes to the prospect of turning trees and agricultural waste into an energy source for cars and trucks, wood gets in the way. Now scientists say they have found a possible solution to this difficulty, ...