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Dynamic Fuels gets EPA waiver for its renewable gasoline

In Louisiana, Dynamic Fuels has received Part 79 registration from the EPA for its renewable gasoline, allowing it to generate 1.5 Advanced Biofuel, or D5, RINS for each gallon when blended at up to 10%. When producing 75 million gallons per year, it should generate 11.25 million Advanced Biofuel RINS.

August 28, 2012 More

Primus Green Energy starts pilot production of renewable gasoline, breaks ground on demo plant

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy reports they have produced their first sample of renewable drop-in gasoline through a proprietary combination of biomass conversion technologies that transforms herbaceous and woody biomass, in conjunction with natural gas, into high-octane gasoline. Primus Green Energy recently broke ground on an automated demonstration plant and is planning to break […]

February 17, 2012 More

Primus Green Energy to raise $50-$100M for renewable gasoline project

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy plans to raise $50 million to $100 million to this year to take its wood pellets-to-drop-in gasoline demonstration plant, which should be online by year’s end, to commercial scale by 2015. The process was first developed by Princeton University by its co-founder in 2007 who originally raised $40 million […]

February 15, 2012 More

Primus Green Energy pilot confirms renewable gasoline production potential

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy successfully proved its pilot scale production is capable of producing “drop-in” standard gasoline that achieves 25 percent longer runtime than regular unleaded fuel. During the company’s pilot scale production test its integrated solution of converting biomass to drop-in fuel was in continuous operation. The company plans to build its […]

October 12, 2011 More

Terrabon exceeds 70 gallons per ton in MSW-to-renewable gasoline trial

In Texas, Terrabon has exceeded its goal of producing 70 gallons of renewable gasoline per ton of MSW using its patented acid fermentation technology, MixAlco, paired with CRI/Criterion’s renewable fuel catalyst technologies. The company’s demonstration plant in Bryan used cafeteria waste and paper shreddings from Texas A&M University for the trial. More on the story.

January 26, 2011 | 0 Comments More

CoolPlanet Biofuels lands $8M for renewable gasoline technology; GE Energy invests

In California, GE Energy Financial Services has joined an $8 million funding round for CoolPlanetBioFuels, a start-up company developing a technology that converts low-grade biomass into high-grade fuel and carbon that can be sequestered. This venture capital investment was led by North Bridge Venture Partners, which had also led CoolPlanet’s financing round last year. CoolPlanet’s […]

November 18, 2010 | 0 Comments More

Gettin’ yer Benjamins: DOE finalizes $4B loan guarantee program for renewables

By Mark Riedy and Jim Lane This week in Washington, the Department of Energy’s Loan Program Office announced the Final RenewableEnergy and Energy Efficiency Projects Solicitation for its up to $4 billion loan guarantee program under Section 1703 of Title XVII of the Energy Policy Act of 2005. The Solicitation may be accessed by clicking […]

July 10, 2014 More

The SuperRIN and renewable fuels distribution

With record discounts to gasoline, will E85 sales boom now? Or, are there pesky barriers to E85 embedded in the RFS that only a SuperRIN can solve, in order to create more expand rural jobs, decarbonize fuels and increase energy security? These should be boom times for E85 ethanol blends. Prices have never been better, […]

June 19, 2014 More

Delta signs with Carbon War Room to advance renewable jet fuel

From Washington, The Digest has learned that Delta Air Lines is partnering with the Carbon War Room, a nonprofit organization founded by Sir Richard Branson, in an effort to accelerate low-carbon jet fuel production worldwide. This is part of the global carrier’s commitment to environmental accountability, transparency and carbon emission reduction. The organizations, which have […]

June 16, 2014 More

GTI and Haldor Topsoe complete pilot scale wood-to-gasoline biorefinery

In Illinois, Gas Technology Institute (GTI) and Haldor Topsoe have completed their integrated biorefinery to make drop-in gasoline at the pilot scale. The project converted wood into bio-derived gasoline by fully integrating and optimizing biomass gasification and syngas cleanup steps with a unique process to turn syngas into gasoline. “Over the past four years, we’ve […]

June 2, 2014 More