Have biofuels been overhyped? Yes, says CenUSA co-project director Robert Brown:
“Advanced biofuels were overhyped in 2007. They weren’t ready, but government policy and venture capitalists pushed for immediate commercialization instead of the kind of R&D that would have brought the technology to maturity.”
But in Brown's assessment, Brown sees a brighter future for biofuels. You can read the full story in "The Fits and Starts of Biofuel" [12/17/15, Laboratory Equipment.