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Pacific Ethanol to Sell CO2 From Its Boardman, Oregon ethanol plant

Pacific Ethanol to Sell CO2 From Its Boardman, Oregon ethanol plant

September 15, 2014 |

In California, Pacific Ethanol, announced an agreement with Kodiak Carbonic, LLC to sell CO2 from the Pacific Ethanol Columbia plant located in Boardman, Oregon. Kodiak plans to construct a liquefaction and dry ice processing plant adjacent to the Columbia facility and expects to purchase up to 200 tons of CO2 per day to sell to food processing and beverage producers. Neil […]

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The Hottest Companies: REG Photo Votes for 2014-15

The Hottest Companies: REG Photo Votes for 2014-15

September 14, 2014 |

Here are the photo votes received for REG in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here. Above: Photo Vote of the week for 9/8/14

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Iowa Biodiesel Board names REG CFO Chad Stone as next chair of the board

Iowa Biodiesel Board names REG CFO Chad Stone as next chair of the board

September 12, 2014 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group (REG) Chief Financial Officer Chad Stone has been named the next chair of the Iowa Biodiesel Board. IBB has a nine member executive board of directors, and Stone has served on that board since 2010. Last year, Stone was voted one of the top 300 people in the bioeconomy in […]

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LanzaTech appoints Gregg Clevenger as CFO

LanzaTech appoints Gregg Clevenger as CFO

August 27, 2014 |

In Illinois, LanzaTech has appointed Gregg Clevenger as Chief Financial Officer. Clevenger joins LanzaTech as the company is set to commercialize its ground-breaking technology that recycles carbon into sustainable, valuable products. Its patented process uses a microbe to convert waste gas containing carbon monoxide or carbon dioxide (from industrial sources like steel mills and processing […]

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Oregon sends notices about diesel blending law

Oregon sends notices about diesel blending law

August 18, 2014 |

In Oregon, the state’s Department of Agriculture has sent notices to approximately 417 retail fuel establishments throughout the state reminding them that diesel fuel blended with 6 of 20 percent biodiesel may not to be marketed as “diesel”, by law. The notice is in response to consumer complaints received by ODA’s Motor Fuel Quality Program. […]

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Virent receives EPA Registration for its drop-in, BioForm Gasoline

Virent receives EPA Registration for its drop-in, BioForm Gasoline

August 12, 2014 |

Registered Fuel Can Now be Used in On-highway Motor Vehicles in blends up to 45% In Wisconsin, Virent announced it has successfully received fuel registration from the EPA for its BioForm Gasoline in blends of up to 45%. As a registered fuel, Virent’s biogasoline can now be used in on-highway motor vehicles. Virent BioForm Gasoline […]

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REG’s biodiesel sales continue to expand, despite tough price environment, as Q2 earnings drop

REG’s biodiesel sales continue to expand, despite tough price environment, as Q2 earnings drop

August 10, 2014 |

Biodiesel giant is up on gallons, down on dollars as market prices weigh on results. In Iowa, REG announced net income of $10.8 million for the second quarter on revenues of $332.9M, a drop from its Q2 2013 net income of $19.6 million, and a 13% drop in revenue despite an 11% lift in gallons produced. […]

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University of Illinois says regulations needed for new energy crops

University of Illinois says regulations needed for new energy crops

August 7, 2014 |

In Illinois, if the hottest new plant grown as a biofuel crop is approved based solely on its greenhouse gas emission profile, its potential as the next invasive species may not be discovered until it’s too late. In response to this need to prevent such invasions, researchers at the University of Illinois have developed both […]

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REG to invest $15 million in re-start of Geismar biodiesel plant

REG to invest $15 million in re-start of Geismar biodiesel plant

August 5, 2014 |

In Louisiana, the Renewable Energy Group plans to invest $15 million to bring the biodiesel plant in Geismar back online following its purchase from Syntroleum and Tyson Foods. Part of those costs are related to re-commissioning but funds will also be used to expand the 75 million gallon facility’s feedstock capacity beyond the current animal […]

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REG: Q2 gallons spike 11%, but profit falls on biodiesel price squeeze

REG: Q2 gallons spike 11%, but profit falls on biodiesel price squeeze

August 5, 2014 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Revenues for the quarter were $332.9 million. Compared to the second quarter of 2013, REG sold 11% more gallons of biomass-based diesel, while revenue decreased by 13% and adjusted EBITDA decreased by 86%. For Q2, REG sold 77.2 million gallons […]

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