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REG closes on acquisition of Imperium assets, including largest US biodiesel refinery

REG closes on acquisition of Imperium assets, including largest US biodiesel refinery

August 23, 2015 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group completed its acquisition of substantially all the assets of Imperium Renewables, Inc, paying $15.0 million in cash and issuing 1.675 million shares of REG common stock in exchange for substantially all of Imperium’s assets, including the 100-million gallon nameplate biodiesel refinery and terminal at the Port of Grays Harbor, WA.  […]

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Methane’s Sputnik moment? The 7 Hottest meth techs to watch, as US methane regulation steps up

Methane’s Sputnik moment? The 7 Hottest meth techs to watch, as US methane regulation steps up

August 19, 2015 |

Are these 7 companies the big winners from the EPA’s proposed rules for oil & gas well methane emissions? In Washington, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed a set of new regulations for the oil & gas industry that the Obama Administration said would cut ultimately methane emissions by 40-45 percent from current levels. The proposal […]

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4 minutes with…  Gregory T. Benz, President, Benz Technology International

4 minutes with… Gregory T. Benz, President, Benz Technology International

August 4, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. We consult on fluid agitation, especially for biofuels and renewable chemicals, including cellulosic. We also improve return on capital by sourcing carefully vetted equipment from China and other developing countries. Tell us about your role and what you are focused on in the […]

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REG: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide

REG: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide

August 2, 2015 |

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As biobased diesel surges, REG buys Imperium Renewables for $32M and a back-end deal

As biobased diesel surges, REG buys Imperium Renewables for $32M and a back-end deal

August 2, 2015 |

Biggest US biodiesel, renewable diesel producer buys the biggest US facility in asset deal. In Iowa, REG will acquire substantially all the assets of Imperium Renewables, including a 100-million gallon nameplate capacity biomass-based diesel refinery and deepwater port terminal at the Port of Grays Harbor, Washington, according to an asset purchase agreement signed by the two […]

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Pacific Ethanol switches on Corn Oil production at its Boardman, Oregon plant

Pacific Ethanol switches on Corn Oil production at its Boardman, Oregon plant

July 29, 2015 |

In California, Pacific Ethanol has begun commercial production of corn oil utilizing Valicor’s corn oil recovery system at its Columbia ethanol plant located in Boardman, Oregon. With the completion of this 2-year initiative, all four of the western Pacific Ethanol plants are now producing corn oil. In May, Pacific Ethanol began commercial production of corn […]

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Iowa Wholesale E85 Available for More Than $1.00 Less Than Regular Unleaded Gasoline

Iowa Wholesale E85 Available for More Than $1.00 Less Than Regular Unleaded Gasoline

July 29, 2015 |

In Iowa, the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association highlighted, via its E85 Wholesale Price Listing Program, that wholesale E85 ethanol is available for up to a $1.18 per gallon, or up to 54% discount per gallon compared to Des Moines Rack Average clear regular gasoline.  However, retail gasoline prices (E10) in Iowa are reported at $2.68, […]

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EERE seeks input regarding higher ethanol blends for small engines

EERE seeks input regarding higher ethanol blends for small engines

July 9, 2015 |

In Washington, the Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s (EERE) Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) seeks stakeholder input on (1) the potential to optimize and/or modify small engines to utilize ethanol blends greater than 10% (E10) and (2) the barriers limiting the expansion of overall biofuel consumption in the small engine […]

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EPA rejigs RIN information to increase transparency of aggregated data

EPA rejigs RIN information to increase transparency of aggregated data

July 8, 2015 |

In Washington, the EPA has updated the way it distributes information about RINs, for the first time releasing data aggregated by the type of organization selling or holding the credits. The shift is aimed at increasing transparency of the RIN information made available to the public. Categories including listings by importers of petroleum fuels, renewable […]

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Gulf Petroleum to invest $157.3 million in ethanol outside of India’s cane regions

Gulf Petroleum to invest $157.3 million in ethanol outside of India’s cane regions

July 7, 2015 |

In India, Gulf Petroleum will invest $157.3 million in an ethanol plant in Punjab, Haryana or Madhya Pradesh, potentially using rice husk as feedstock. It wants to move ethanol production away from sugarcane and cane-producing states in an attempt to better supply the country’s ethanol blending mandate that is constantly running into trouble between sugar […]

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