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7 hours ago

Benefuel looking to British Columbia for new biodiesel facility

BY Benefuel Inc. Found In:Business, Policy, Production, North AmericaThe total project will produce 150 MMly and will reduce GHG emissions by more than 550,000 metric tons per year, which is equal to roughly 10 percent of British Columbia's 2030 target reduction for transportation as detailed in the CleanBC Report. READ MORE

14 hours ago

EU Commission begins antisubsidy process against Indonesia

BY UFOP Found In:Policy, Feedstock, Distribution, Europe, Asia-PacificUFOP calls for urgent action by application of customs duties on imports of palm oil biodiesel. The EBB warns that import duties to be applied in 2019 will be circumvented by the increased import of palm oil for production of biodiesel in the EU. READ MORE

15 hours ago

Biodiesel cos. ask Congress for long-term extension of tax credit

BY The National Biodiesel Board Found In:Policy, North AmericaThe NBB and more than 50 member-companies and affiliated organizations delivered a letter to House and Senate leaders, urging them to enact a multiyear extension of the biodiesel and renewable diesel tax incentive before Congress adjourns. READ MORE

15 hours ago

Low river levels in Germany continue to push biodiesel prices up

BY UFOP Found In:Business, Feedstock, Distribution, EuropeThe key issue affecting the product chain of rapeseed processing and biodiesel production in Germany is the uncertain transport situation due to low water levels in Germany's rivers that have curtailed the flow of goods and led to rising prices. READ MORE

December 06, 2018

Renewable Energy Group names Cynthia ‘CJ’ Warner as CEO

BY Renewable Energy Group Inc. Found In:Business, North AmericaREG announced Dec. 6 that its board of directors has named Cynthia (CJ) Warner to the position of president and CEO effective Jan. 14, 2019, at which time she will also join the board of directors. Randy Howard will remain on the board of directors. READ MORE

December 04, 2018

NBB insists on rigorous review of Argentina's biodiesel subsidies

BY The National Biodiesel Board Found In:Policy, Distribution, North America, Latin AmericaThe National Biodiesel Board Fair Trade Coalition submitted comments for the record Dec. 3 on how the U.S. Department of Commerce should conduct recently initiated changed circumstances reviews of U.S. duties on Argentine biodiesel imports. READ MORE

December 04, 2018

Lockheed Martin invests $4 million in Forge Hydrocarbons

BY Lockheed Martin Found In:Business, North AmericaCanada-based Forge Hydrocarbons Corp., a small technology company developing its lipid-to-hydrocarbon renewable diesel process, announced that it has received a USD$4 million investment from aerospace company Lockheed Martin. READ MORE

December 03, 2018

Evonik to expand sodium methylate capacity in Mobile, Alabama

BY Evonik Corp. Found In:Business, Production, North AmericaFollowing U.S. EPA's decision to grow the biomass-based diesel standard under the Renewable Fuel Standard, Evonik has announced that the company is expanding its sodium methylate production capacity in Mobile, Alabama, to 90,000 metric tons per year. READ MORE

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