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August 26, 2015

Expert panelists to focus on biodiesel distribution Sept. 1

BY Ron KotrbaRegister today for a free Biodiesel Magazine webinar, titled, Biodiesel Distribution: Progress, Obstacles and Opportunities, sponsored by Avalara Inc. and Amerigreen Energy Inc. READ MORE

August 12, 2015

2015 Collective Biodiesel Conference begins in 2 weeks

BY Ron KotrbaThis year's CBC will be held in Crestone, Colorado, co-located with the 26th Annual Crestone Energy Fair READ MORE

July 29, 2015

New algae study 'sheds light' on importance of IBS light availability

BY Ron KotrbaResearchers establish guidelines and show increasing initial-biomass-specific light availability to algae increases lipid production READ MORE

July 15, 2015

Biodiesel producer takes control of distribution, diversifies

BY Ron KotrbaDiversification of operations and controlling distribution has helped keep one biodiesel producer's doors open amid tough market conditions READ MORE

July 01, 2015

The US should take a page out of Australia's book

BY Ron KotrbaAustralia's long-term approach to phasing in biodiesel excise tax should teach the U.S. government a thing or two about the imperativeness of policy certainty for biodiesel growth READ MORE

June 17, 2015

Green Diesel CEO Rivkin pleads guilty to RIN fraud

BY Ron KotrbaNotorious RIN defrauder Phil Rivkin pleads guilty, faces more than 10 years in prison READ MORE

June 03, 2015

Co-located supercritical biodiesel project changes hands

BY Ron KotrbaThe Patriot Fuels Biodiesel project in Illinois, along with its much larger, co-located ethanol plant host, were bought by Cenex Harvest States READ MORE

May 20, 2015

A new era of predictability for US biodiesel

BY Ron KotrbaDon't miss this free opportunity to hear the latest news about 2014-'17 RFS volumes and other pressing policy matters from Joe Jobe of the NBB, along with market perspectives from three innovative biomass-based diesel project developers READ MORE

May 05, 2015

Dumeignil honored with 2015 Glycerin Innovation Award

BY Ron KotrbaDr. Franck Dumeignil, a professor at Lille University in France, has been honored with the 2015 Glycerin Innovation Award for his work to overcome industrial processing issues for mass production of high-value chemical products from glycerin READ MORE

April 21, 2015

Minnesota B10 lawsuit: Big Oil's new, old angle

BY Ron KotrbaA new lawsuit in an old Big Oil agenda seeks an end to Minnesota's B10 biodiesel mandate; the latest tactic in a long history of opposition to change and market share erosion READ MORE

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