Tobacco as the Next Biofuel - NBC 6 South Florida

    Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

    Biofuel researchers at UC Berkeley may keep the world-wide tobacco industry from going up in smoke. Scientists are engineering tobacco plants to produce oils that can serve as biofuels to power airplanes, cars, trucks and other machines. (Published Friday, May 17, 2013) Biofuel researchers at UC Berkeley may keep the world-wide tobacco industry from going up in smoke. Scientists are engineering tobacco plants to... See More