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Aemetis: Nexsteppe Sorghum for Biofuels

October 12, 2015 in Biofuels, Ethanol, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Crop Grows Very Quickly Using Salty, Low Quality Pump Water,
Can Be Converted to Cellulosic Ethanol or Other Renewable Fuels

Aemetis, Inc. says it’s harvested 12- to 15- foot tall biomass sorghum, a feedstock for low carbon advanced biofuels, grown in central California in approximately 90 days using “lower-quality pump water containing salts that typically damage crops.” Aemetis used Nexsteppe sorghum seeds.

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