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Living Fuels launches UK WVO-based biofuel plant

Living Fuels launches UK WVO-based biofuel plant

[ 0 ] October 20, 2010 |

In the UK, Living Fuels has launched its newest biofuel production facility using used cooking oil as a feedstock. The company operates combined heat and power facilities around the country using the fuel, which is has called LF100. The new facility at Hockwold cost $1.56 million. So far the company has collected more than 1 […]

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Brazilian ministry rejects B13 request from industry

Brazilian ministry rejects B13 request from industry

May 25, 2020 |

In Brazil, Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) responded negatively to the proposal that had been circulated by entities representing the biodiesel sector to boost blending to 13% to reduce the impacts of Covid-19 along the entire supply chain. The request had been submitted to the MME at the end of last month. According to […]

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University of Technology, Jamaica teams with US company on biodiesel

University of Technology, Jamaica teams with US company on biodiesel

October 8, 2018 |

In Jamaica, the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja.) and Elhydro Limited on October 2 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to formalize collaboration in biodiesel production and research. UTech, Jamaica and Elhydro Limited were brought together by the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) to have meaningful discussions on the Medium Scale Castor-based Biodiesel Processing […]

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The Idaho team that lopped $1 a gallon off the cost of fuel, and how they did it

The Idaho team that lopped $1 a gallon off the cost of fuel, and how they did it

September 9, 2018 |

In Idaho, researchers at Idaho National Laboratory have have cut the modeled cost of harvesting, storing, transporting, and preprocessing biomass from $149.58/dry ton to $82.86/dry ton.   As INL’s Kevin Kenney explained, “when applying least-cost formulation and blending strategies in an analysis of data from DOE’s 2016 Billion-Ton Report, INL researchers achieved a 46% reduction […]

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The Wonder from Down Under and the Flying Finns partner to divert waste plastic towards valuable materials, liquids

The Wonder from Down Under and the Flying Finns partner to divert waste plastic towards valuable materials, liquids

August 30, 2018 |

News arrived from Finland that Neste, UK-based chemical recycling company ReNew ELP, and Australian technology developer Licella have partnered to explore the potential of using mixed waste plastic as a raw material for fuels, chemicals, and new plastics.  The Wonder from Down Under, Licella, joined up with the Flying Finns of Neste? Powerful potential that. […]

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2019 Proposed RFS Volumes: The Deep-Dive Analysis

2019 Proposed RFS Volumes: The Deep-Dive Analysis

August 23, 2018 |

by Antoine Schellinger Special to The Digest In what has now become the final RFS2 issued policy under Scott Pruitt, there is no change from the policy established in the proposed and final 2018 Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO).  The use of cellulosic waiver authority still dominates the rationale.  EPA still back calculating (“implied volume requirement”) […]

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Financing Bioeconomy Ventures Pt. 11: Series Summary

Financing Bioeconomy Ventures Pt. 11: Series Summary

October 9, 2017 |

By Martin Wahl and Gerald Kutney, Lee Enterprises Consulting Special to The Digest The preceding articles in this series cover the major steps that investors and entrepreneurs should take to advance bioeconomy project product and process development. In retrospect, the most striking aspect of the articles is the diversity of talent, experience and approaches exhibited by […]

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Canada’s PM Justin Trudeau tours BioCube, a transportable biodiesel refinery, at GLOBE 2016 Conference

Canada’s PM Justin Trudeau tours BioCube, a transportable biodiesel refinery, at GLOBE 2016 Conference

April 4, 2016 |

In Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made an appearance at the GLOBE 2016 Conference in Vancouver last week, visiting the BioCube transportable biodiesel refinery for a walk-through of the process. Trudeau expressed interest in the applications for the BioCube in developing economies such as India, Africa, China, SE Asia, and Latin America. The BioCube is […]

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BioCube successfully deployed in developing countries producing small-scale biodiesel

BioCube successfully deployed in developing countries producing small-scale biodiesel

March 2, 2016 |

In Canada, BioCube has successfully deployed its refinery on remote sites in The Congo, in India, and elsewhere around the world to produce fossil-free fuel for heavy equipment and power generation. The BioCube™ can produce in excess of 1.5 million litres of high quality biodiesel from a variety of waste and renewable feedstock oils such […]

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“The New Voices”, BioChannel.TV series is set to start filming March 10th

“The New Voices”, BioChannel.TV series is set to start filming March 10th

February 19, 2015 |

In Florida, The Digest announced that it’s newest series, The New Voices, is set to begin filming March 10th. The first season’s cast has been finalized and includes: Paul Woods, CEO, Algenol, Rebecca Boudreaux, president, Oberon Fuels; Eric McAfee, CEO, Aemetis; and Claire Curry, analyst, Bloomberg New Energy Finance. 12 episodes are expected to be […]

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