Clean Fuels at a Glance

  • • Higher Mixed Alcohols
  • • Methanol
  • • Grain Ethanol
  • • Cellulosic Ethanol
  • • Synthetic Ethanol
  • • Biodiesel
  • • Butanol
  • • Dimethyl Ether (DME)
Synthetic gasoline? Syndiesel from coal? Oil-based fuels from algae, grasses or waste grease? Single alcohols like ethanol? What about higher mixed alcohol fuel?

Which fuel is the best and why?

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Fuel For Thought

There is no energy crisis, only a crisis of ignorance."

- Buckminister Fuller

Somebody needed to do something, and it was incredibly pathetic that it had to be us.

- Jerry Garcia

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

- Walt Kelly

For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.

-Richard Feynman

More Fuel For Thought

The Green Fuel Prescription

At Risk: Economy, Environment
Disease: Fossil Fuel Dependency
Symptoms: Pollution, Oil Sheiks
Cure: Higher Mixed Alcohol Fuel
Dosage: Continuous 24/7
Contraindications: None
Manufacturer: Bioroot Energy, LLC

Delivering the Bioroot Energy message to Washington

Senator Max Baucus, Jay Toups, CEO, Bioroot Energy, Senator Jon Tester

Bioroot Energy spent this week in Washington discussing clean energy legislation and meeting with people from all walks of life. It’s safe to say that the Bioroot Energy story is officially on the radar with Montana’s congressional delegation and staffers, as well as key Montana citizens and environmental groups for responsible climate and energy legislation. From the warm reception of our clean energy mission, and the messages delivered by our 11 member citizen lobby group, sponsored by Climate Solutions and Clean Energy Works, it was a successful trip and our messages were well received and timely.

People who care about our environment and the role of governments in legislation supporting clean energy are happy hearing about any business that could potentially put lots of people to work making cleaner transportation fuels, and clean up the environment in the process.

Pictured left to right:  Senator Max Baucus, Charles Sangmeister, KC Golden, Diane Yarus, Chris Brooks, Michelle Tafoya,  Eric Grimsrud, Jay Toups, Jon Turk, Cilla Mosley, Arlo Sakari, William Walks Along, Senator Jon Tester

American citizens and our elected officials are beginning to better understand what other countries have long known – that aggressive pursuit of research and development of technology that will set the  pace for the world’s transition to a new energy economy and grant the winners huge, long-term economic benefits.

Forest Service slowly embraces Tester plan to log 10,000 acres a year for 10 years

“One of the most contested parts of Sen. Jon Tester’s Forest Jobs and Recreation Act is the plan to log 10,000 acres a year for 10 years. On Feb. 24, Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell told Congress he wanted “approximately 20 10-year stewardship contracts offered in targeted areas around the country that could provide a steady supply of forest products.”

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