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December 11, 2017
WFCR Local Features
WFCR Local Features
UMass Research May Help State Reach Biofuel Goal
(2007-11-08)
Tina Antolini
(wfcr) - Earlier this week, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick announced that by 2010, the state would require all home heating oil and diesel fuel to contain some biofuel, or plant-based fuel, such as ethanol. A recent discovery made by a UMass Amherst microbiologist could help the state meet that mandate. WFCR's Tina Antolini explains. © Copyright 2017, wfcr