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MEPs impose food-based biofuel limits - Next Green Car

Biofuel News - 4 hours 47 min ago

Next Green Car

MEPs impose food-based biofuel limits
Next Green Car
MEPs on the European Parliament's Environment Committee have voted to limit at 6% the use of land-based biofuels that can count toward the 10% renewable energy target in transport by 2020. MEPs also approved the accounting of emissions (ILUC) ...

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10th Annual World Bio Markets 2015 kicks off this week in Amsterdam - Renewable Energy Focus

Biofuel News - 8 hours 12 min ago

10th Annual World Bio Markets 2015 kicks off this week in Amsterdam
Renewable Energy Focus
The event, which is renowned in the industry as the only leading bio-economy show, will focus on three core topics in 2015: biofuels, bio-based chemicals and feedstock supply, security and selection. Now in its 10th year, the conference attracts some of the ...

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Catsimatidis trying to slip pricey biofuels mandate into budget - New York Post

Biofuel News - 8 hours 42 min ago

New York Post

Catsimatidis trying to slip pricey biofuels mandate into budget
New York Post
Senate Republicans, under pressure from maverick supermarket billionaire John Catsimatidis, are trying to slip a “green biofuels” mandate into Gov. Cuomo's new budget that could add $150 million a year to heating costs in New York, business sources have ...

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Crude's slump seen causing Indonesia to miss biofuel target - THE BUSINESS TIMES

Biofuel News - 10 hours 16 min ago

Crude's slump seen causing Indonesia to miss biofuel target
THE BUSINESS TIMES
Indonesia has promoted biofuel usage to help absorb rising supplies of the world's most-traded edible oil, which is used in foods and cosmetics, and to cut carbon emissions. Biodiesel is blended with regular diesel, produced from crude oil, for use as a ...

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Indonesia may miss biofuel target amid crude price slump - Malay Mail Online

Biofuel News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 22:27

Malay Mail Online

Indonesia may miss biofuel target amid crude price slump
Malay Mail Online
Indonesia has promoted biofuel usage to help absorb rising supplies of the world's most-traded edible oil, which is used in foods and cosmetics, and to cut carbon emissions. Biodiesel is blended with regular diesel, produced from crude oil, for use as a ...

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Biofuel research gets a funding boost in Saskatoon - Globalnews.ca

Biofuel News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 21:29

Globalnews.ca

Biofuel research gets a funding boost in Saskatoon
Globalnews.ca
SASKATOON – Biofuel producers in western Canada could soon be able to purify and convert ray glycerol more cost-effectively. The federal government announced an investment of nearly $540,000 to the University of Saskatchewan Friday. Researchers will ...

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Sweetwater Energy: Biofuels Digest's 2015 5-Minute Guide - Biobased Digest

Biofuel News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 19:15

Sweetwater Energy: Biofuels Digest's 2015 5-Minute Guide
Biobased Digest
Not only are the sugars perfect for use in today's biofuel, biochemical and bioplastics refineries, but leftover lignin is burned internally to power our facilities. The technology uses a modular approach to produce sugars that are both less expensive for the end ...

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Crude Oil Collapse Seen Causing Indonesia to Miss Biofuel Target - Bloomberg

Biofuel News - Sun, 03/01/2015 - 18:16

Crude Oil Collapse Seen Causing Indonesia to Miss Biofuel Target
Bloomberg
(Bloomberg) -- Indonesia's goal of boosting use of biodiesel made from palm oil by more than doubling subsidies is being threatened by the slump in crude prices. Consumption of subsidized palm biodiesel may miss the 1.7 million kiloliter target for 2015, ...

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Biofuels Hurting Environment, More Than Helping - The Epoch Times

Biofuel News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 13:20

The Epoch Times

Biofuels Hurting Environment, More Than Helping
The Epoch Times
A new report from the World Resources Institute finds that dedicating land to the production of biofuels, a form of renewable energy made from plants, may undermine efforts to achieve a sustainable food future, combat climate change, and protect forests.

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Celtic Renewables to build whisky-based biobutanol production facility in Scotland - Biobased Digest

Biofuel News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:30

Celtic Renewables to build whisky-based biobutanol production facility in Scotland
Biobased Digest
In Scotland, Celtic Renewables has become the first company in the world to produce biofuel from whisky residues. The Edinburgh-based spin-out from the Biofuel Research Center (BfRC) at Edinburgh Napier University now plans to build a production facility ...

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Feds to help fund biofuels research - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Biofuel News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 04:58

Feds to help fund biofuels research
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
"This major investment in biofuels-related research builds on an area of outstanding U of S research strength, developing new cutting-edge technologies that will benefit biofuel producers and our economy," said Karen Chad, U of S vice-president of research.

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Left-right case against biofuels - Waterbury Republican American

Biofuel News - Sat, 02/28/2015 - 02:18

Left-right case against biofuels
Waterbury Republican American
Under federal law, the Environmental Protection Agency establishes "specific annual volume standards for total renewable fuel and also for the specific renewable fuel categories of cellulosic biofuel, biomass-based diesel, and advanced biofuel." In 2013 ...

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Tom Vilsack: a consistent champion for the biofuels industry - Houston Chronicle

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 19:54

Tom Vilsack: a consistent champion for the biofuels industry
Houston Chronicle
While Vilsack praises the sector's successes, he also wants the industry to broaden its focus beyond the renewable fuels mandate, which forces refiners to meet annual biofuel quotas. An oil industry campaign against that statute and the prospect that ...

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Surrey breaks ground on biofuel processing facility - Surrey Now

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 19:45

Surrey breaks ground on biofuel processing facility
Surrey Now
The city says the organic biofuel facility will be the first fully integrated, closed-loop waste management system in North America, which will be able to process 115,000 metric tonnes of organic waste per year. It's hoped the site will help Metro Vancouver ...

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Surrey breaks ground on biofuel processing facility - Surrey Now

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 19:45

Surrey Now

Surrey breaks ground on biofuel processing facility
Surrey Now
The city says the organic biofuel facility will be the first fully integrated, closed-loop waste management system in North America, which will be able to process 115,000 metric tonnes of organic waste per year. It's hoped the site will help Metro Vancouver ...

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Surrey breaking ground on biofuel processing facility today - Surrey Now

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:35

Surrey Now

Surrey breaking ground on biofuel processing facility today
Surrey Now
27) for its new $65-million biofuel processing facility. Set to be completed in 2017, the facility will convert the city's kitchen and yard waste collected at curbside - and commercial waste across the region - into renewable natural gas. It will then be used to power ...

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Harper Government Investment Benefits Biofuels Sector - Marketwired (press release)

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:10

Harper Government Investment Benefits Biofuels Sector
Marketwired (press release)
Biofuel producers in Western Canada will soon be able to purify and convert raw glycerol more cost-effectively thanks to an investment of $538,542, announced today by the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.

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Harper Government Investment Benefits Biofuels Sector - Yahoo Finance UK

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:06

Harper Government Investment Benefits Biofuels Sector
Yahoo Finance UK
Biofuel producers in Western Canada will soon be able to purify and convert raw glycerol more cost-effectively thanks to an investment of $538,542, announced today by the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.

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Roundup: Biofuel pilot, LatAm backlog, rig metrics - Business News Americas

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 14:40

Roundup: Biofuel pilot, LatAm backlog, rig metrics
Business News Americas
Roundup: Biofuel pilot, LatAm backlog, rig metrics. By David Casallas - Friday, February 27, 2015. Guatemala launches pilot biofuel project, Técnicas Reunidas updates regional backlog and Rowan reports Trinidad rig metrics. BNamericas is a premium ...

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Maui sugar plantation still looking for biofuel crop - West Hawaii Today

Biofuel News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 14:07

Maui sugar plantation still looking for biofuel crop
West Hawaii Today
The company has extensively evaluated biofuel, Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. General Manager Rick Volner told The Maui News in an email. But even if the company found an alternative crop, the technology to convert plant materials into energy on a ...

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