Biofuels from corn less beneficial than reported: Study

Biofuels from corn residue may be less beneficial than previously thought as a study has found using corn crop residue to make ethanol and other biofuels reduces soil carbon and can generate more greenhouse gases than gasoline.

Sprite could help get rid of hangovers

Researchers have claimed that a drink, known as Sprite in Britain could help you cure your hangover from yesterday.

Tiny alcohol amounts double worm`s life

Tiny portions of ethanol can more than double the lifespan of a tiny worm known as C elegans.

New ‘super’ yeast turns pine into ethanol

A “super strain” of yeast can efficiently ferment ethanol from pre-treated pine.

Ethanol from seaweed project to get a major boost

Central Salt and Marine Chemical Research Institute to ramp up off-shore production of seaweed.

Surging food prices fuel ethanol critics

A surge in global food prices has prompted fresh criticism of US subsidies for ethanol.

Too much ethanol could lead to food riots: Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton`s foundation has worked to develop agribusiness in African countries.

EPA expected to OK more ethanol in gas

The EPA is expected to approve higher concentrations of ethanol for newer vehicles.