Accelerating Australian biofuels

Southern Oil Refining has opened the first advanced green fuels laboratory in Queensland, the next step in developing a new greener fuel industry in Australia.

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Australia has boasted biocrude development companies like Muradel and Licella in the past, but with a $2.37 million boost from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency, Southern Oil's advanced biofuels laboratory in Gladstone, has finally opened the doors.
 
Researchers will now be able to test biocrude on Australian shores for the first time, rather than sending samples off around the globe.
 
ARENA CEO Ivor Frischknecht said until now the nation had no facility to help them test and refine their products domestically, leading to higher costs and delays. 
 
"ARENA is committed to helping accelerate the shift of new solutions like biofuels toward commercialisation and the Southern Oil laborato...