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FPInnovations and Bioénergie La Tuque team on wood biodiesel project

FPInnovations and Bioénergie La Tuque team on wood biodiesel project

May 25, 2016 |

In Canada, FPInnovations and Bioénergie La Tuque (BELT) are proud to announce the signing of a collaborative agreement, the main purpose of which is to lead to the installation of a biorefinery facility supplied with forest residues. The agreement has an initial term of four years and consists of three phases. The first phase includes […]

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Florida financier funds Spanish UCO biodiesel producer

Florida financier funds Spanish UCO biodiesel producer

May 24, 2016 |

In Florida, Trade Finance Solutions Inc. provided EUR4.0 million in supplier credit and factoring facilities to a Spain-based manufacturer of biodiesel fuel. The facilities will enhance the company’s cash flow by providing extended payment terms to vendors and access to working capital to support its growth strategy. This innovative company takes recycled vegetable oil and […]

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Indian railroads beginning blending biodiesel at Palakkad depot

Indian railroads beginning blending biodiesel at Palakkad depot

May 23, 2016 |

In India, Palakkad Division introduced blending and dispensing facility of biodiesel at its Railway Consumer Depots(RCD)/Fuelling point at Palakkad in co-operation with M/s. Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. Here, the High Speed Diesel (HSD) will be mixed with biodiesel up to 5% and used as fuel for diesel locomotives. This is the first of such attempt […]

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EU files appeal in WTO dispute with Argentina over biodiesel dumping

EU files appeal in WTO dispute with Argentina over biodiesel dumping

May 23, 2016 |

In Switzerland, the European Union filed a notice of appeal on May 20 in the dispute with Argentina over anti-dumping measures on biodiesel from Argentina (DS473). Parties to a dispute can appeal a panel’s ruling. Appeals have to be based on points of law, such as legal interpretation — they cannot re-open factual findings made […]

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Biodiesel prices rise on the back of higher crude and heating oil futures

Biodiesel prices rise on the back of higher crude and heating oil futures

May 19, 2016 |

In New York state, heating oil futures have reversed their weak trend during the last several days and are instead following crude oil prices higher in part due to a wildfire raging near Canadian oil sand areas. Those higher prices are in turn supporting biodiesel prices to a 14-month high in the Midwest and Gulf […]

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Study shows biodiesel reduced US GHG emissions by 18 million tons in 2015

Study shows biodiesel reduced US GHG emissions by 18 million tons in 2015

May 18, 2016 |

In Missouri, scientific experts agree that biodiesel holds significant promise in the effort to reduce carbon emissions. Last year, biodiesel use in the U.S. cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 18 million tons, or the equivalent carbon dioxide emissions of 3.8 million cars. A new consensus report from the Coordinating Research Council now adds to […]

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EPA honors Harvard University and Medford, New Jersey for biodiesel leadership

EPA honors Harvard University and Medford, New Jersey for biodiesel leadership

May 17, 2016 |

In Washington, the Environmental Protection Agency honored two long-time biodiesel leaders for their outstanding commitment to the environment, which includes a carbon reduction strategy fueled by biodiesel. The EPA recognized Harvard University Fleet Management Division and Medford Township Public Schools in Medford, New Jersey. Medford’s leadership in the use of biodiesel alone has eliminated 123,376 pounds […]

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Rep. Kristi Noem introduces Biodiesel Tax Incentive Reform and Extension Act of 2016. 

Rep. Kristi Noem introduces Biodiesel Tax Incentive Reform and Extension Act of 2016. 

May 17, 2016 |

In Washington, Rep. Kristi Noem introduced the Biodiesel Tax Incentive Reform and Extension Act of 2016. This legislation would extend the $1-per-gallon tax credit for biodiesel through the end of 2019 and reform the credit so it is only used for fuel produced in the U.S. “South Dakota can play a meaningful role in fueling […]

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Brazilian biodiesel and commodities giant to list foreign assets on NYSE

Brazilian biodiesel and commodities giant to list foreign assets on NYSE

May 12, 2016 |

In New York, Brazil commodities giant JBS announced it will list on the New York Stock Exchange reflecting that acquisitions globally now mean that most of its revenues from outside the country. The company is reorganizing so that all of its international assets outside of Brazil are inside JBS Foods International, which will be listed […]

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Argentina convinces Spain to open market back up to biodiesel

Argentina convinces Spain to open market back up to biodiesel

May 12, 2016 |

In Argentina, the government has come to an agreement with Spain to resume biodiesel exports to the country following a block that was meant to help support the domestic industry and keep cheaper Argentine product from flooding the market. The trade block came after Argentina appropriated the local branch of Spanish energy giant Repsol, YPF, […]

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