McLean County Farm Bureau

Illinois is scaling-up commercial technology for converting biomass into advanced biofuels.

And two companies just got a financial boost to help. The Department of Energy awarded $8.5 million to Marquis Inc. and $1.6 million to LanzaTech Inc. as part of a larger $118 million investment in 17 different projects. Read project summaries from Marquis Inc. and LanzaTech Inc. to see how they will spend the money.