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REG, Neste Oil Settle US, Singapore IP lawsuits

REG, Neste Oil Settle US, Singapore IP lawsuits

December 19, 2014 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group and Neste Oil have entered into a Settlement and License Agreement whereby the parties have settled Neste’s US patent infringement lawsuit against REG and REG’s Singapore patent infringement lawsuit against Neste and REG has licensed certain Neste Oil NEXBTL technology and intellectual property rights for use at REG Geismar. REG […]

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REG acquires majority stake in Petrotec; tender offer for all shares imminent

REG acquires majority stake in Petrotec; tender offer for all shares imminent

December 10, 2014 |

US biodiesel leader heads for the EU – what’s up with used cooking oil, and what is REG’s path forward with the German-based biodiesel producer? In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group and IC Green Energy announced that REG will acquire ICG’s majority equity ownership position in German biodiesel producer Petrotec AG (XETRA: PT8). Closing of the […]

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Lloyd’s Register Energy launches 3D printing initiative

Lloyd’s Register Energy launches 3D printing initiative

December 8, 2014 |

In the US, Lloyd’s Register Energy has launched a joint industry project to focus on additive manufacturing. Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, is on the rise and has the potential to affect global supply chains in a significant way. Global trends indicate that the market is set to grow by 390% in the […]

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Ergodyne brings on Donovan Baker as new Eastern Regional Sales Manager

Ergodyne brings on Donovan Baker as new Eastern Regional Sales Manager

November 24, 2014 |

In Minnesota, Ergodyne has brought on Donovan Baker as its Eastern Regional Sales Manager. Donovan Baker brings 17 years of industry experience, most recently working as National Account Manager for Salisbury by Honeywell. Based out of North Carolina, Baker will support Ergodyne’s diverse end user customer base, independent manufacturer representative groups, and distributor partners throughout […]

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Oregon company producing ethanol from dry fruit byproduct

Oregon company producing ethanol from dry fruit byproduct

November 19, 2014 |

In Oregon, Summit Foods is making ethanol out of fruit juice water, a byproduct from its dry fruit businesses. The idea came from trying to find a way to get rid of the waste that was too expensive to dispose in the sewer and wasn’t accepted by the dump. The company’s aim is to produce […]

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REG expands heating oil and biofuel blends in NY, MN and IA

REG expands heating oil and biofuel blends in NY, MN and IA

November 4, 2014 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group Inc. is expanding its division that sells heating oil and petroleum diesel along with biodiesel blends by offering additional biofuel blends in New York, Minnesota and Iowa, the company announced Oct. 31. REG Energy Services LLC will offer ultra-low sulfur heating oil and diesel (ULSHO/ULSD) blended with up to 20 percent […]

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REG begins commercial-scale production of RHD in Louisiana

REG begins commercial-scale production of RHD in Louisiana

October 27, 2014 |

In Louisiana, Renewable Energy Group announced commercial-scale quantities of renewable hydrocarbon diesel (RHD) produced at the company’s Geismar, Louisiana biorefinery are now available for sale. The first truckloads of REG-9000™/RHD produced at the 75-million gallon nameplate biorefinery since REG acquired it in June left the plant October 23. The advanced biofuel from REG Geismar, located […]

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Hong Kong’s biodiesel industry wants tighter regulations for waste cooking oil

Hong Kong’s biodiesel industry wants tighter regulations for waste cooking oil

October 20, 2014 |

In Hong Kong, the biodiesel industry is calling for tighter regulations on used cooking oil to keep unscrupulous traders out of the market instead of pushing up prices—pegging used cooking oil with fresh cooking oil—filtering it and putting it back into the human consumption market. That oil would then fall to prices where recycling into […]

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Simple Fuels buying Yokayo Biofuels to boost Sierra-region service

Simple Fuels buying Yokayo Biofuels to boost Sierra-region service

October 14, 2014 |

In California, Simple Fuels is in the process of buying Ukiah-based Yokayo Biofuels. The takeover will ensure continued production of used cooking oil-based biodiesel in the Sierras region with fuel prices remaining the same at $4.70 per gallon. The company will also pick up Yokayo’s former oil collection route. Plans are being developed to have […]

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Canola trial in Oregon damaged by disease infestation

Canola trial in Oregon damaged by disease infestation

October 2, 2014 |

In Oregon, the first year of a canola trial to determine whether the crop might be viable in the Willamette Valley after 43 of 61 fields of brassica varieties became infected with black leg disease. The canola seeds were treated to prevent black leg and were not related with the unprecedented outbreak, but Oregon State […]

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