In New York, Partners for Euro-African Green Energy (PANGEA) and the Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) presented lessons learnt by their members on how to effectively implement innovative models that utilize bioenergy technologies for electrification purposes through their latest information paper. The paper looks at inclusive business models, value addition and provides policy makers with […]
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In New York, as part of the 2nd Annual Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Forum, a new multi-stakeholder coalition, co-chaired by the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) and the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB), announced its intention to speed up the development and deployment of sustainable bioenergy in order to contribute to meeting the […]
In Australia, Foyson Resources is launching a $4 million plant that will convert 200 metric tons of plastics per day to fuel, roughly 50 million liters of diesel and 18 million liters of gasoline, and the first commercial scale facility of its kind in the country. The first stage of the facility will be online […]
In Washington, the U.S. Department of Energy, through the Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO), is supporting research and development to ensure that these biofuels and bioproducts are both available and affordable. The Energy Department (DOE) will present a live webinar titled “A Changing Market for Biofuels and Bioproducts” on Wednesday May 27, 2015, from 12:30 p.m. […]
In Massachusetts, POET has selected the Aras PLM Solution Suite to drive product development and engineering best practices, improve processes and product tracking, and improve visibility into product-related data throughout the enterprise and extended supply chain. POET will implement Aras as an integral part of its product development processes, tracking product and process data and […]
In the UAE, the International Renewable Energy Agency reported in its annual survey of renewable energy jobs that a total of 7.7 million people worldwide were employed by the renewable energy industry in 2014, including 822,000 jobs in biomass, 381,000 jobs in biogas, and 1.788 million in liquid biofuels.
In Wisconsin, the American Lung Association’s Wisconsin Clean Air Choice program, the Wisconsin Corn Promotion Board and the Wisconsin Corn Growers Association are looking for cornfields along six major roadways to place placards promoting ethanol as part of their new E85 statewide campaign. The campaign is designed to be in the “Burma Shave-style” where several […]
In Illinois, Aventine Renewable Energy Inc. has announced the successful installation of its third Valicor® corn-oil separation system. The new $4.4 million “plug and play” modular system is now operating at the Aurora West 110-million-gallon Delta T plant in Aurora, Nebraska.
In Washington, the Energy Information Agency says the mixture of non-petroleum fuels reached the highest since 1954 last year at 8.5%. Non-petroleum fuels were at a steady 4% for about 50 years but began rising in the 2000s. Growth in ethanol consumption was the highest among all of the alternative fuels, growing by about a […]