Tag: Reuters

Indonesia will likely file a WTO complain if EU proceeds with penalties over biodiesel subsidies and dumping

Indonesia will likely file a WTO complain if EU proceeds with penalties over biodiesel subsidies and dumping

May 9, 2013 |

In Indonesia, Reuters reports that representatives of industry and Indonesian government officials have concluded two days of talks with EU delegates concerning its investigation into illegal subsidies and dumping of biodiesel. Paulus Tjakrawan, general secretary of industry body the Indonesian Biofuel Producers’ Association is quoted, “They will impose penalties because of politics. It is over-protection […]

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Not a single lot traded during RINs first day on ICE

Not a single lot traded during RINs first day on ICE

April 30, 2013 |

In New York, Reuters reports that the first day of RIN trading on the IntercontinentalExchange saw no lots traded. The three contracts launched on Monday offer ethanol, biodiesel and advanced biofuel RINs in lots of 10,000 RINs each. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange will launch its own RIN contracts on May 13.

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Beta Renewable sees 2013 as banner cellulosic year, green light by 2015

Beta Renewable sees 2013 as banner cellulosic year, green light by 2015

March 4, 2013 |

In Italy, Beta Renewables told Reuters that it expects the cellulosic biofuel industry to explode by 2015 when planned production finally comes online. The company’s plant came online during Q4 last year and could reach up to 16 million gallons of production by year’s end. Beta’s CEO expects cellulosic ethanol production to reach 30 million […]

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Stalling biofuels industry may be waning, Reuters analyst reports

Stalling biofuels industry may be waning, Reuters analyst reports

March 4, 2013 |

In the UK, the stalling biofuels industry may be near peak, according to Reuters market analyst Gerard Wynn. Said the article, “A stalled biofuel industry will need to produce far more efficient fuels to avoid setting off another bout of arguments over its contribution to boosting energy security and cutting carbon emissions.” Wynn analyzes data […]

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Dow Agrosciences Enlist crops first sales now expected in 2014

Dow Agrosciences Enlist crops first sales now expected in 2014

January 24, 2013 |

In Indiana, Reuters reports that Dow AgroSciences is now reporting that first sales of their Enlist crops will be in 2014. The Reuters article sites that U.S. farmers are already purchasing their seeds for the 2013 crop, and that Dow has not yet received approval their Enlist. At this point, Dow plans on starting with […]

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