Progressive Automotive X PRIZE to Award $10 Million

At the recent New York International Auto Show, the X PRIZE Foundation and Progressive announced that Progressive will serve as the Title Sponsor of the Progressive Insurance Automotive X PRIZE competition and provide funding for the $10 million prize. The Progressive Automotive X PRIZE is an international competition with a $10 million prize purse that … Read more

U.S. Department of Energy to Invest up to $33.8 Million to Support Development of Biofuels

Last week, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Andy Karsner announced that DOE will invest up to $33.8 million over four years for four projects (listed below) that will focus on addressing key technical hurdles associated with mass production of clean, renewable fuels, such as cellulosic ethanol.  Specifically, … Read more