Tag: renewable diesel

Channel Islands next market to get renewable diesel

Channel Islands next market to get renewable diesel

February 10, 2020 |

In the Channel Islands, Rubis is launching renewable diesel as an immediate solution towards Jersey’s objective to reduce carbon emissions. After Scandinavian and Baltic countries, the Channel Islands will become only the 11th jurisdiction in the world to offer the new fuel, which is branded locally RD100. RD100 has been on trial in Jersey with […]

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Cielo Waste Solutions to build $50M renewable diesel refinery

Cielo Waste Solutions to build $50M renewable diesel refinery

January 11, 2020 |

In Canada, Cielo Waste Solutions Corp. signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Renewable U Halifax Inc. to build, at an estimated cost of $50 Million, a renewable diesel refinery in, or within 150 kilometers of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Cielo is expecting to convert 327,360 tonnes of garbage into 163,680,000 liters of renewable fuels annually from […]

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Indonesia looking at 100% green renewable diesel production by 2022

Indonesia looking at 100% green renewable diesel production by 2022

November 6, 2019 |

In Indonesia, the Jakarta Globe newspaper reports that the government is seeking domestic and foreign investors alike to help boost renewable diesel production from palm oil with an eye on aviation biofuel as well. The secretary general of the National Energy Committee said the country is aiming for 100% green biodiesel production by 2022 that will […]

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Gevo developes proprietary process to produce renewable diesel

Gevo developes proprietary process to produce renewable diesel

September 5, 2019 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced that it has developed proprietary, breakthrough processes that converts either low-carbon isobutanol or low-value “fusel oils,” a mixture of alcohols that are byproducts from fermentation processes such as alcohol production, into renewable diesel. This renewable diesel is expected to compete head-to-head on price with natural and petroleum-based equivalents, while reducing particulates […]

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New Neste commercial fueling sites open in CA and new President of Neste US

New Neste commercial fueling sites open in CA and new President of Neste US

August 31, 2019 |

In California, fleet drivers in Northern and Central California can now fuel up at multiple commercial fueling sites with Neste MY Renewable Diesel, thanks to the recent opening of three new locations. Also, Jeremy Baines has been appointed as President of Neste US as of 1 September 2019. In his role, he is responsible for […]

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Heavenly Trash – Dream in the sky or bringing it down to earth?  Cielo and the future of waste to renewable diesel

Heavenly Trash – Dream in the sky or bringing it down to earth? Cielo and the future of waste to renewable diesel

August 31, 2019 |

Cielo – it means “sky” in Spanish but some also use the word Cielo to refer to Heaven, bringing with it images of stunning white puffy clouds filled with clean air and hope. So it’s an appropriate name for Cielo Waste Solutions. After all they are taking trash and converting it into something valuable – […]

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Neste scores partnership for renewable diesel distribution in Oregon

Neste scores partnership for renewable diesel distribution in Oregon

August 15, 2019 |

In Oregon, Neste announced an exclusive partnership with a distributor in Oregon, McCall Companies. Through this partner, fleet owners now have access to high-performance low-carbon Neste MY Renewable Diesel™, making this the first time the fuel is available in Oregon. Since launching in California in 2017, Neste estimates that Neste MY Renewable Diesel has reduced […]

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Neste’s Zero Island project cuts emissions on Lidö by 78%

Neste’s Zero Island project cuts emissions on Lidö by 78%

June 15, 2019 |

In Sweden, Neste and its partners set to turn the island of Lidö in the Swedish archipelago into a climate neutral Zero Island in just 12 months. As a result of the project, the island’s emissions were brought down by an impressive 78 percent from their previous levels and included solutions like using Neste MY […]

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Cielo Waste Solutions’ opens Aldersyde renewable fuels refinery

Cielo Waste Solutions’ opens Aldersyde renewable fuels refinery

June 15, 2019 |

In Canada, Cielo Waste Solutions Corp. is holding the “Grand Opening” of its renewable fuels refinery in Aldersyde, Alberta on July 11th. Cielo has been working diligently since its temporary shut-down of the Refinery, as announced on May 7, 2019, in order to facilitate the installation of its new heater equipment and waste recovery process. Tours […]

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Where is NEXT Renewable Fuels going next and why we want them as a neighbor

Where is NEXT Renewable Fuels going next and why we want them as a neighbor

June 9, 2019 |

            NEXT Renewable Fuels, Inc. is leading the way in turning recycled organic materials, like used cooking oil – white and brown grease, animal tallow and a variety of vegetable oils – into renewable transportation fuels, like second-generation advanced green diesel and other products, with their Oregon facility. Representing an […]

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