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REG Q1 report 'reflects challenging market conditions,' Oh says

BY Renewable Energy Group Inc. Found In:Business, North AmericaRenewable Energy Group Inc.'s Q1 revenues were $230.9 million. REG sold 26.6 percent more gallons of biomass-based diesel compared to Q1 2014, while revenues were up by 5.4 percent. Adjusted EBITDA was -$30.2 million, down considerably from Q1 2014. READ MORE

May 05, 2015

Algae.Tec delivers PBR to Reliance's Jamnagar oil refinery

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Feedstock, Asia-PacificAlgae.Tec announced May 5 that is has shipped its first algae photobioreactor to Jamnagar province in India as part of its contract with Reliance Industries to build an 84-gallon-per-day pilot plant at the world's largest oil refinery. READ MORE

May 01, 2015

Neste Oil reports more renewable diesel capacity in Q1 results

BY Katie Fletcher Found In:Business, EuropeRenewable diesel producer Neste Oil released financial results for the first quarter of 2015, reporting that a strong refining environment, favorable currency rates, and good internal performance made for an excellent first quarter. READ MORE

April 29, 2015

3 brothers plead guilty to $145 million e-Biofuels RIN fraud scam

BY U.S. Department of Justice Found In:Policy, North AmericaChad Ducey, 39, of Fishers, Indiana, pleaded guilty April 28 for his role in a multistate scheme to defraud biodiesel buyers and U.S. taxpayers by fraudulently selling biodiesel incentives. His two brothers, Chris and Craig, pleaded guilty last week. READ MORE

April 29, 2015

Aemetis launches India Biodiesel Manufacturers Association

BY Aemetis Inc. Found In:Business, Asia-PacificThe group was launched as an eight-member association with a focus on expanding the biodiesel market in India, decreasing air pollution and reducing India's dependence on foreign oil. It will work to remove regulatory hurdles and educate consumers. READ MORE

April 29, 2015

EPA opens comment period on carinata oil GHG analysis

BY Erin Voegele Found In:Feedstock, North AmericaThe U.S. EPA is accepting comments on its analysis of the greenhouse gas emissions attributed to the production and transport of Brassica carinata oil feedstock for the use in making biofuels, such as biodiesel, renewable diesel and jet fuel. READ MORE

April 28, 2015

Parliament votes to approve EU biofuels cap, provides closure

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Policy, EuropeThe European Parliament voted April 28 to approve the 7 percent cap on first-generation biofuels, providing a degree of closure to the long-debated measure. European biofuel trade associations now want talks to focus on post-2020 policy. READ MORE


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