advancing renewable fuels
Just did an interview with a dc publication about my organizations role and this conference. Ended up missing Red Cavaney of API's presentation but Vinod Khosla followed up with a tremendous discussion on how to think "outside the barrel."
He believes ethanol is the future but we need to work harder to ensure its long term inestment and marketing but we are on the verge of overcoming all our scientific hurdles.
Charles Holliday, CEO of DuPont is on right now talking about engenering growth through science.
He discussed the BioPDO plant they are constructing in Loudon,TN to manufacture new types of textiles and indicated that for DuPont, it feels all like Nylon again.