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EIA sees biodiesel production reaching 104,000 bpd in 2017

EIA sees biodiesel production reaching 104,000 bpd in 2017

December 6, 2016 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Agency expects biodiesel production to pass the 100,000 bpd market to 104,000 bpd in 2017, compared to 99,000 bpd in 2016 and up 20% from 84,000 bpd the year prior. Biomass-based diesel imports are expected to rise, however, to 51,000 bpd next year from 45,000 bpd this year and 31,000 […]

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Air BP, BP Ventures invest $30M in biojet producer Fulcrum Bioenergy; ink 500M gallon, 10-year offtake deal

Air BP, BP Ventures invest $30M in biojet producer Fulcrum Bioenergy; ink 500M gallon, 10-year offtake deal

November 7, 2016 |

In California, BP announced the creation of a strategic partnership between its BP Ventures and Air BP businesses with Fulcrum BioEnergy, a pioneer in the development and production of low-carbon jet fuel, in which BP will invest $30 million. As an equity investor, BP has secured a 10 year offtake agreement with Fulcrum for 50 […]

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Air BP first aviation fuel supplier to achieve carbon neutrality

Air BP first aviation fuel supplier to achieve carbon neutrality

November 2, 2016 |

In the UK, Air BP has become the first aviation fuel supplier to achieve carbon neutrality for its into-plane fuelling services across an international network of over 250 Air BP operated facilities. The achievement follows a two-year journey, and was assured by the independent sustainability specialist company, ERM CVS Ltd. Air BP carbon neutrality supports […]

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BP green hydrogen project needs Germany to update laws to reflect GHG savings

BP green hydrogen project needs Germany to update laws to reflect GHG savings

October 11, 2016 |

In Germany, BP is trying to secure legislative changes that would facilitate its work with Germany’s Uniper to produce “green hydrogen” at the oil major’s refinery in Lingen. Produced when renewable energy meets hydrolysing water, the gas produced has 90% fewer greenhouse gas emissions compared to its fossil fuel-based counterpart but the law doesn’t yet […]

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BPCL to invest $75 million in 2G ethanol plant in Kochi

BPCL to invest $75 million in 2G ethanol plant in Kochi

September 26, 2016 |

In India, a $75 million second-generation ethanol plant using MSW and agricultural waste as feedstock has been announced for Kochi, where it will be located at the BPCL-Kochi Refinery. The technology provider for the facility was not mentioned during the announcement Friday but Praj has indicated recently that it will be developing several second-generation ethanol […]

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EIA sees average ethanol consumption at 930,000 bpd in 2016 and 2017

EIA sees average ethanol consumption at 930,000 bpd in 2016 and 2017

September 8, 2016 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Agency expects ethanol consumption average 10% this year with an average consumption of 930,000 barrels per day this year and next year, up 20,000 bpd from 2015. That compares to an expected average production of 990,000 bpd, also up 20,000 bpd from 2015, leaving 50,000 bpd available for exports. Biodiesel […]

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Ethanol production breaks record again at an average of 1.029 million bpd

Ethanol production breaks record again at an average of 1.029 million bpd

July 21, 2016 |

Across the Midwest, ethanol production continues to break records with the week of July 15 seeing an average of 1.029 million barrels per day, higher than the last record of 1.013 million barrels per day the week ending June 10. It was the eighth time production passed an average production of more than a million […]

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CanFor to invest $70 million in 400,000 bpy Licella biocrude plant

CanFor to invest $70 million in 400,000 bpy Licella biocrude plant

July 4, 2016 |

In Canada, following CanFor’s announcement to create a joint venture with Licella for development of a biocrude project, the company has further revealed plans to install the technology at a new facility in Prince George where it hopes to produce 400,000 barrels of fuel per year from wood waste at its pulp mills. The facility is […]

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BP ethanol production rises in 2015 by 47%

BP ethanol production rises in 2015 by 47%

March 9, 2016 |

In the UK, despite having divested from Vivergo and other aspects of the biofuel business over the past few years, BP says it remains committed to the fuel as a necessary part of the road fuel mix. Its Brazilian units produced 795 million liters of ethanol in 2015, up 47% on the year. The company […]

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BP and Dupont to mothball UK biobutanol R&D facility by mid-2016

BP and Dupont to mothball UK biobutanol R&D facility by mid-2016

December 17, 2015 |

In the UK, by mid-2016 BP and Dupont will finish mothballing their joint Kingston Research Ltd facility in Saltend that hosts its biobutanol pilot plant following what the oil company terms as a successful completion of the research program. It says the mothballing of the facility does not impact its focus on biobutanol, its joint […]

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