Cheaper Butanol from Biomass
National Guard sponsored and Honda Powered IRL race car in Chicago. Methanol was dumped for Ethanol this year. [url=http://www.cobaltbiofuels.com/news/]Cobalt Biofuels[/url], a startup based in Mountainview, CA, has developed a cheap way to make butanol from biomass. Last week, the company announced that it had raised $25 million to expand from a small laboratory-scale production to a pilot-scale plant that can produce about 35,000 gallons of fuel per year.