ACS Event: Renewable Energy Research in San Diego

As fossil fuels reach new record prices and escalating concerns about Global Warming from manmade carbon dioxide emissions, interest in the generation and use of renewable energy has risen dramatically. What are the alternatives to petroleum? Bioenergy is not only renewable, but is also sustainable. We invite you to learn about this technology from speakers in this field.

?A Primer on Lignocellulosic Biomass, Biofuels and Renewable Chemistry?
Kim F. Albizati, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer of Strategic Enzyme Applications (SEA)

?Renewable Energy, Chemicals and Biotechnology?
Nigel R. A. Beeley, Ph.D.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ENRQI, Inc.

?Transition From Corn Ethanol to Cellulosic Hydrocarbons?
Jim Wade, PhD
Director of Analytical Chemistry, Gevo

Location: Hewlett Packard, 16399 W. Bernardo Dr San Diego, CA 92127, Main Cafeteria. There are several employee entrances – you need to enter the main gate with the 16399 address. Visitor parking is on the immediate right after the gate. The cafeteria is the one story building behind the palm trees and flag pole.

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