3 hours ago

REG breaks ground on Geismar expansion, improvement project

BY Renewable Energy Group Inc. Found In:Business, Production, North AmericaREG hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Oct. 13 to celebrate the start of construction on the company’s improvement and expansion project at REG Geismar. The project will boost capacity at Geismar to 340 MMgy. READ MORE

3 hours ago

Senators ask USDA to explain delay in COVID-19 aid for biofuels

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy, North AmericaA group of eight senators sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on Oct. 18 expressing concern that the biofuel sector has yet to receive any of the $700 million in COVID-19 relief announced by the agency in June. READ MORE

3 hours ago

Environmental impact report available for Martinez conversion

BY Marathon Petroleum Corp. Found In:Business, Production, North AmericaContra Costa County officials have published the draft environmental impact report for Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s Martinez Renewable Fuels project, which will convert the former petroleum refinery to a renewable fuels facility. READ MORE

October 14, 2021

USDA: US biodiesel exports expand in August

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Distribution, North America, Latin America, EuropeThe U.S. exported 77,174.3 metric tons of biodiesel and biodiesel blends greater than B30 in August, up from both 68,957.5 metric tons in July and 68,970.7 metric tons in August 2020, according to data released by the USDA on Oct. 5. READ MORE

October 13, 2021

Neste announces partnership with TripActions, Reed & Mackay

BY Neste Found In:Business, Distribution, Use, North America, EuropeTripActions, Reed & Mackay, a travel and spend management group, and Neste have announced a groundbreaking global partnership to offer Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel to all TripActions Group customers. READ MORE

October 12, 2021

USDA maintains 2021-’22 forecast for soybean oil use in biofuel

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Feedstock, Production, North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa & the Middle EastThe USDA maintained its 2021-’22 forecast for soybean oil use in biofuel in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, released Oct. 12. The agency’s estimate for 2020-’21 soybean oil use in biofuel was also maintained. READ MORE

October 12, 2021

Argonne National Laboratory releases 2021 GREET update

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy, Feedstock, Use, North AmericaArgonne National Laboratory’s Systems Assessment Center on Oct. 11 announced the 2021 release of the suite of GREET models, an analytical tool that stimulates the energy use and emissions output of vehicle and fuel combinations. READ MORE

October 12, 2021

USDA predicts record soybean production in 2021

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Feedstock, North AmericaThe USDA released updated data on Oct. 12 predicting that 2021 soybean production will reach a record 4.45 billion bushels, up 2 percent from the agency’s September forecast and up 5 percent from 2020. READ MORE


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