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  1. Neste Oil to revise its full-year 2014 guidanceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... year 2014 in the US on 19 December. However, there was no decision about a BTC concerning the year 2015. Qualified biofuel blenders are eligible for a tax credit of $1.00 per gallon of biodiesel or renewable diesel used in the blending process. The ...


  2. WERF expands research to further examine wastewater as a resourceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WaterWorld

    ... facilities into isoprene (used in production of rubber components of automotive tires), as well as renewable biofuel (methane) using an engineered microbe. Greeley and Hansen is also conducting research on "A Multi-Platform Approach to Recovering ...


  3. City of Waukesha Municipal Drop-off Site Now Accepting Cooking Oil for RecyclingRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Brookfield

    ... pouring it down the drain. The company recycling the cooking oil, Cream City Fuels in Milwaukee, converts it into a biofuel that is simple to use, biodegradable, nontoxic, and essentially free of sulfur and aromatics. For more details please visit ...


  4. Asia's graduating scientists urged to solve food securityRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... of land and water between growing food crops and bioenergy crops, increasing demands for crops like maize, used for biofuel instead of food, all add to the pressure for the world's agricultural researchers to come up with ways and means to tackle ...


  5. Recharge Wrap-up: Canada gets Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell, Washington governor favors EVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Autoblog

    ... announced funding of advanced biofuels and the bioeconomy. The USDA is providing $5.6 million in grants to advanced biofuel producers, as well as an additional $4 million toward a bioeconomy to reduce dependence on foreign oil. The funds come from ...


  6. Vitruvian Energy crowdfunding to make EEB, a trashy biofuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Autoblog

    ... to a type of bacteria to create PHA plastic. Reacting the PHA with ethanol creates the ethyl-3-ethoxybutyrate (EEB) biofuel. Vitruvian says EEB can be blended up to 20 percent with gasoline or diesel without any engine modifications. This lowers the ...


  7. Recharge Wrap-up: Minnesota first to require biodiesel, maglev in Israel, Toyota FCV in AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... be pumping soybeans into their tank beginning July 1. Every year, diesel will be sold as a B10 blend (ten percent biofuel) from April through August, and will scale back to a cold-hardy B5 blend from September through March. The biofuel largely ...


  8. Renewable Energy Group and Neste Oil Set ...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Financial Mirror

    ... to renewable diesel have been satisfactorily resolved through constructive discussions with another respected biofuel producer," said Lars Peter Lindfors, Senior VP, Technology at Neste Oil. The settlement reflects the parties' conclusion that ...


  9. Brazil's Cane Crop BiggerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Progressive Farmer

    ... and a probable hike in the percentage of ethanol in gasoline from 21% to 25% in May will bolster prices for the biofuel, he explained. The improved prospects will prompt Brazil to produce more ethanol than previously thought from the 2014-15 ...


  10. Ford finds flex-fuel engine design plays big role in emissions outputRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | Autoblog

    How bad is ethanol for your engine? There's been a lot of debate on this issue as the US considers upping the biofuel content in the national gasoline supply from 10 percent to 15 percent . The ethanol industry and some scientists say higher ethanol blends show no "meaningful differences" in new engines while the oil industry says ethanol creates health risks .


  11. Neste Oil and Renewable Energy Group Enter into NEXBTL License AgreementRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... respect to renewable diesel has been satisfactorily resolved through constructive discussions with another respected biofuel producer," says Lars Peter Lindfors, Senior Vice President, Technology at Neste Oil. "We are happy to have reached a ...


  12. IVEDC in partnership with IID announced the 2015 Imperial Valley Renewable Energy SummitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Holtville Tribune

    ... more than 25,000 megawatts of renewable energy. Now, there are even more projects and opportunities in the offing. Biofuel and algae development is drawing new attention. Construction of a facility to extract lithium for batteries from geothermal ...


  13. Iogen and Raizen begin production of cellulosic ethanol in BrazilRead the original story

    Thursday | Green Car Congress

    Cellulosic biofuel technology developer Iogen Corporation and Raizen, one of the world's largest producers of sugarcane ethanol, have begun production of cellulosic ethanol on schedule at Raizen's newly expanded Costa Pinto sugar cane mill in Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Raizen broke ground on the $US100 million "biomass-to-ethanol" expansion just over one year ago.


  14. Sugar woes mean more Brazil cane mill closuresRead the original story

    Thursday |

    ... which, in limiting prices of rival fuels such as ethanol too, affects the market for sugar, which competes with the biofuel for cane. The country has also suffered a fall in the real to nine-year lows against the dollar earlier this month, rendering ...


  15. Add cheery color to your winter garden; how to use biocharRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Seattle Times

    ... color and fragrance you like the best Biochar is a charcoal-like substance left over from the process of making biofuel. Researchers discovered that, in some situations, it can increase plant growth, improve drought tolerance and increase resistance ...


  16. Students assist those in need of heat in winter, help the environmentRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Iobserve

    ... Bishop Thomas J. Tobin's "Keep the Heat On" campaign was among the recipients and received 2,000 gallons of biofuel. "Our work is especially important this time of year as we begin to enter the holiday season," Temel said during the Nov. 25 ceremony ...


  17. Novozymes sticks to biofuel growth plan despite oil price routRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    ... plant in Crescentino, Italy last October, with annual capacity of 19 million gallons a year (mgy). Since then biofuel company POET has opened a 20 mgy plant in the United States, and biotech start-up GranBio has started operations at a 22 mgy ...


  18. Proposed Pennsylvania Biodiesel Plant Closer to RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Domestic Fuel

    ... their presentation to the authority on Wednesday, said they would create five to 10 new jobs for workers to produce biofuel from used restaurant cooking oil and grease. They plan to provide jobs to ex-offenders, among others, at a time when many in ...


  19. Drop in International Oil Prices Helps Brazil's Trade BalanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Rio Times

    ... plans for the next few years, the head of Brazil's energy regulator ANP (National Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuel Agency), Magda Chambriard, guaranteed that petroleum production projects in the country, especially sub-salt layer projects, are ...


  20. Brazilian fuel production supported by York researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | York Press

    ... signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The agreement officially recognises the international importance of biofuel expertise at the Biorenewables Development Centre (BDC) and in the plant biology and green chemistry research groups at the ...