Archives for October 28, 2014

Biofuels Advancement: Cress Plant Engineered To Yield 150-Fold More Energy-Dense Biodiesel Molecules

Scientists engineered a variant of a small-leafed cousin to cabbage and mustard, to increase one of its natural oils by 150-fold which represents an astonishing 9 percent of its dry weight. ┬áTriglycerides are the main components of vegetable oils and plant-based biodiesels. via Biofuels Advancement: Cress Plant Engineered To Yield 150-Fold More Energy-Dense Biodiesel Molecules […]