Tag: Advanced Biofuels Canada

Advanced Biofuels Canada says success of LCFS in British Columbia demonstrates how nationwide LCFS could work

Advanced Biofuels Canada says success of LCFS in British Columbia demonstrates how nationwide LCFS could work

July 18, 2019 |

In Canada, since implementing its renewable fuel standard (RFS) in 2010 and a low carbon fuel standard (LCFS) in 2013, the BC market has provided direct evidence to inform the question of how the federal clean fuel standard (CFS) may impact fuel prices. Unlike forward-looking CFS cost speculations, most of which rely on a large […]

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Biofuels in Canada 2019 report shows record reductions and effectiveness of renewable fuel regulations

Biofuels in Canada 2019 report shows record reductions and effectiveness of renewable fuel regulations

April 28, 2019 |

In Canada, Advanced Biofuels Canada released the Biofuels in Canada (BIC) 2019 report, which updates and expands upon previous reports by Navius Research. The 2019 report’s open-source database catalogs 2010-2017 biofuel blending rates, biofuel types, and feedstocks utilized at the provincial level, with aggregated Canadian results. GHG reductions are assessed annually by fuel type, with […]

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Advanced Biofuels Canada lines out benefits of Clean Fuel Standard

Advanced Biofuels Canada lines out benefits of Clean Fuel Standard

August 30, 2018 |

In Canada, Advanced Biofuels Canada says the average driver under BC’s low carbon fuel standard has paid C$16/year less than they would have paid for gasoline alone since 2010. It says carbon pricing can be effective in reducing industrial emissions, but is largely ineffectual on transportation emissions, due to market failures (lack of competition), design […]

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Annual Biofuels Canada report shows biofuel consumption up

Annual Biofuels Canada report shows biofuel consumption up

August 18, 2018 |

In Canada, Advanced Biofuels Canada released their annual Biofuels in Canada report, which catalogs biofuel blending rates, biofuel types, and feedstocks utilized at the provincial level. Greenhouse gas reductions are assessed annually by fuel type, with estimates of biofuels impact on consumer fuel expenditures, GHG abatement costs, and the impact of taxation policies on lower […]

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Ontario amends renewable fuel regulations

Ontario amends renewable fuel regulations

April 22, 2018 |

In Canada, the government of Ontario amended its regulation of renewable content in gasoline and diesel fuel sold in the province. Starting in 2020, the province will double the required renewable content in regular gasoline to 10%, require minimum greenhouse gas reductions for all biofuels, and expand renewable fuel options to include emerging low-carbon fuel […]

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Advanced Biofuels Canada releases most comprehensive study of biofuels use to date

Advanced Biofuels Canada releases most comprehensive study of biofuels use to date

June 22, 2017 |

In Canada, Advanced Biofuels Canada recently announced the release of the most comprehensive study to date of biofuel use in Canada. The study was conducted by Navius Research and follows a study last year by Clean Energy Canada and Navius Research on 2010-2014 biofuel use in Canada. The study catalogs biofuel blending rates, biofuel types, […]

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Advanced Biofuels Canada adds six members as Canadian LCFS approaches

Advanced Biofuels Canada adds six members as Canadian LCFS approaches

May 11, 2017 |

In Canada, Advanced Biofuels Canada revealed a signficant expansion of its membership. New members include: Cellufuel Inc. is currently operating a demonstration-scale facility producing clean synthetic diesel from lowvalue forestry residues. Ensyn Corporation has a 30-year history of innovation and commercial deployment of fast thermal cracking of carbon-based feedstocks, including woody biomass, producing renewable chemicals, and ‘biocrude’ for thermal applications […]

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