Tag: algal biodiesel

Cargill to debut advanced biodiesel plant in Ghent, Belgium

Cargill to debut advanced biodiesel plant in Ghent, Belgium

June 20, 2022 |

In Belgium, Cargill has completed its first state-of-the-art advanced biodiesel plant in Ghent, Belgium which converts waste oils and residues into renewable fuel. The advanced biodiesel produced at the facility will be used by the maritime and trucking sectors, enabling customers to lower the carbon footprint associated with their maritime and road transport activities. The […]

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Algal biodiesel, 20-year payback? New KSU study says so

Algal biodiesel, 20-year payback? New KSU study says so

[ 0 ] April 7, 2011 |

In Kansas, a new study from Kansas State University shows that commercial-scale algae biodiesel production pose a lot of scientific and economic challenges that may keep the technology from taking off. Using carbon mass balance, the study showed that from a purely technical standpoint, producing algae-based biodiesel in a sustainable way works — but not […]

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