Tag: Florida

Alliance Bio-Products gets green light from USDA to buy the former IneosBIO facility

Alliance Bio-Products gets green light from USDA to buy the former IneosBIO facility

July 11, 2017 |

In Florida, Alliance Bio-Products, Inc., a subsidiary of Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. announced it has received approval from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Office of Rural Development for the collateral purchase of the closed ethanol facility in Indian River County, Florida. The approved purchase includes the fully functional plant, 143+ acres that the […]

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Brightline teams with Florida Power & Light on biodiesel blend

Brightline teams with Florida Power & Light on biodiesel blend

June 29, 2017 |

In Florida, Brightline, the express train service that will run between West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami, announced its partnership with Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) to provide clean biodiesel to fuel the trains. FPL, which has used clean, high-quality biodiesel as a fuel for its trucks for nearly two decades, will supply […]

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Florida’s new high-speed intercity rail chooses biodiesel

Florida’s new high-speed intercity rail chooses biodiesel

June 27, 2017 |

In Florida, the new South Florida high-speed inter-city rail service Brightline will be utilizing biodiesel sourced from Florida Power & Light.  Brightline is expectedl reduce emissions by removing three million cars from Florida’s roadways annually. The train will tarvel at speeds of up to 125 miles per hour. Under a new agreement, FPL will supply […]

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Darling Ingredients buys Tallowmasters

Darling Ingredients buys Tallowmasters

June 6, 2017 |

In Florida, Darling Ingredients Inc. has acquired the assets of Tallowmasters, LLC, a family owned rendering and recycling company with headquarters in Medley, Florida and processing operations in Miami, Florida. Irving, Texas-based Darling Ingredients provides a global growth platform for the development and production of sustainable natural ingredients. Tallowmasters was advised in the transaction by […]

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Hollywood becomes South Florida’s first E85 city

Hollywood becomes South Florida’s first E85 city

May 24, 2017 |

In Florida, Protec Fuel Management, LLC announced the completion of a project to enable the City of Hollywood to run all Flex Fuel capable vehicles on the cleaner-burning biofuel E85. Protec, the largest distributor of higher ethanol blend fuels to independent retailers and government fleets in the United States, worked closely with city management to […]

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Florida firefighters concerned about safety hazards from increased ethanol rail traffic

Florida firefighters concerned about safety hazards from increased ethanol rail traffic

April 18, 2017 |

In Florida, the Treasure Coast Fire Chiefs’ Association has sent a letter to the governor requesting a laundry list of infrastructure investments, training and equipment upgrades in order to be prepared for future rail accidents resulting from increased traffic of flammables such as ethanol and LNG as well as increased passenger traffic. The association says […]

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Alliance Bio-Produces secures option agreement for Florida feedstock

Alliance Bio-Produces secures option agreement for Florida feedstock

April 13, 2017 |

In Florida, Alliance Bio-Products, Inc announced that it has entered into an option agreement with the Indian River County solid waste disposal district for the securement of its processed vegetative waste. The option agreement, which was completed in early February, will continue to be upheld under the condition that Alliance Bio-Products secures a South Florida biofuel […]

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Florida considers accelerating hemp research as orange alternative

Florida considers accelerating hemp research as orange alternative

April 9, 2017 |

In Florida, state legislators are looking to ease restrictions on industrial hemp research.  According to the Florida State Senate, house bill 1217 that “authorizes specified universities in state to engage in industrial hemp research projects” has been “pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)” since Wednesday of last week.  Representative Ralph Massullo, sponsor of the […]

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Alliance Bioenergy seeking $10 million to buy INEOS Bio plant

Alliance Bioenergy seeking $10 million to buy INEOS Bio plant

March 23, 2017 |

In Florida, Alliance Bioenergy announced its filing of a Regulation D (506(c)) offering with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The purpose of the filing is to secure funds through accredited investors for the purchase of the INEOS bioethanol plant in Southeast Florida that would enable the Company to increase production capacity and profitability […]

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Alliance Bioenergy submits offer for INEOS New Planet Bioenergy

Alliance Bioenergy submits offer for INEOS New Planet Bioenergy

February 23, 2017 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus announced that it has submitted an offer to purchase a 145+ acre ethanol plant previously owned by INEOS New Planet Bioenergy in Vero Beach, FL. If successful the Company will begin to retrofit the front end of the facility immediately with its patented CTS process and quickly be converting local […]

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