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Nordic countries look to create regional biofuel blending mandates through 2030

Nordic countries look to create regional biofuel blending mandates through 2030

September 27, 2016 |

In Finland, the country is encouraging its neighbors in the Nordic region to raise their bets on biofuels by creating a regional blending mandate of 20%, double the European Union’s mandate for 2020 that has no specific target through to 2030. The plan goes beyond the 20% mandate with a proposal for 40% by 2030. […]

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Digest Bioeconomy Index regains 0.18 percent to 56.05 as advanced bio gains

Digest Bioeconomy Index regains 0.18 percent to 56.05 as advanced bio gains

September 27, 2016 |

The Digest Bioeconomy Index, an index of publicly traded advanced bioeconomy stocks, regained 0.18 percent to 56.05 as advanced bio gained. For the day, Novozymes (NZMB) lost 2.57 percent to $42.84, while Global Bioenergies (ALGBE.PA) was up 3.75 percent to $26.82. Among other equities, Aemetis (AMTX) shed 3.82 percent to $1.26. Overall, declines and advances […]

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Borregaard invests $70.7M in bioethanol plant upgrade

Borregaard invests $70.7M in bioethanol plant upgrade

September 16, 2016 |

In Norway, Borregaard is going to install modern production technology at a bioethanol plant and construct a facility to capture and store biogas. This will create sufficient capacity to deliver the whole production as 100% water-free bioethanol. The demand for bioethanol in automotive fuel is increasing. The new installation will also make it possible to […]

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REG passes 50 million gallons per month of biomass-based diesel in August

REG passes 50 million gallons per month of biomass-based diesel in August

September 13, 2016 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group announced that the company sold more than 50 million gallons of biomass-based diesel during the month of August 2016. The sales volume created a new milestone for REG and was a first in the company’s history. The biomass-based diesel sold by REG in August is estimated to have displaced greenhouse […]

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REG redeems $100 million Gulf Opportunity Zone bonds ahead of 2033 maturity date

REG redeems $100 million Gulf Opportunity Zone bonds ahead of 2033 maturity date

September 12, 2016 |

In Louisiana, Renewable Energy Group Inc. announced Sept. 7 the redemption in full of the $100 million Gulf Opportunity Zone bonds ahead of their 2033 maturity date. The bonds were issued by the Louisiana Public Facilities Authority to help finance construction of the company’s 75 MMgy renewable hydrocarbon diesel refinery in Geismar, Louisiana. In connection […]

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Biodiesel from the Right Sources Can Burn More Cleanly than Regular Diesel: Report

Biodiesel from the Right Sources Can Burn More Cleanly than Regular Diesel: Report

August 28, 2016 |

In California, the Mineta National Transit Research Consortium at San José State University released a study on the generation of various pollutants during low-temperature combustion (LTC) of several types of biodiesel in comparison to ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD).The researchers found that biodiesel may have the advantage of reducing the size and number of soot particles emitted. […]

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Digest Bioeconomy Index regains 0.79 percent to 56.12 as ethanol equities recover

Digest Bioeconomy Index regains 0.79 percent to 56.12 as ethanol equities recover

August 18, 2016 |

The Digest Bioeconomy Index, an index of publicly traded advanced bioeconomy stocks, regained 0.79 percent to 56.12 as ethanol equities recovered. For the day, Global Bioenergies (ALGBE) shed 3.06 percent to $25.33, while Gevo (GEVO) fell back 3.41 percent to $0.54. Among other equities, TerraVia (TVIA) gained 3.89 percent to $2.67. Overall, advances led declines […]

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Fuel Marketer News and REG to host biofuel marketing webinar September 22

Fuel Marketer News and REG to host biofuel marketing webinar September 22

August 18, 2016 |

In Cyberspace, Fuel Marketer News and REG are hosting a webinar on September 22 at 1:30 p.m. CDT aimed at helping fuel marketers understand the number of alternative fuel options available. A firsthand account from Growmark on how they use biodiesel blended fuel to drive margin for their fuel business will be highlighted in the […]

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Low ethanol prices weigh on Oregon’s clean fuel law to spur biofuel investment

Low ethanol prices weigh on Oregon’s clean fuel law to spur biofuel investment

August 15, 2016 |

In Oregon, despite the clean fuels legislation signed into law late last year to promote reduction in carbon intensity in transport fuels and at the same time boost demand for biofuels, only the Pacific Ethanol plant in Boardman in supplying the local gasoline market. The remaining ethanol is imported from the Midwest, which goes against […]

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Digest Bioeconomy Index regains 0.65 percent to 56.02 as ethanol equities advance

Digest Bioeconomy Index regains 0.65 percent to 56.02 as ethanol equities advance

August 15, 2016 |

The Digest Bioeconomy Index, an index of publicly traded advanced bioeconomy stocks, regained 0.65 percent to 56.02 as ethanol equities advanced. For the day, Metabolix (MBLX) dumped 7.96 percent to $0.42, while Biox (BX.T) rebounded 8.33 percent to $0.65. Among other equities, Pacific Ethanol (PEIX) rose 2.72 percent to $6.80. Overall, advances led declines by […]

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