December 28, 2013, 8:36 a.m. by Sami Grover
A new power plant in England will convert landfill waste wood into a cleaner-burning fuel. It's progress, but some critics have concerns.
September 10, 2013, 10:37 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Your next camping trip should include this camp stove, which is capable of efficiently burning biomass materials like pine needles, small twigs and wood chips.
March 25, 2013, 5:17 p.m. by John Platt
Modified E. coli would convert plant waste into fatty acids, and then into fuel.
September 17, 2011, 10:35 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists discover a novel way of using microwaves to turn orange peels and other plant-based waste into plastic.