Tag: animal fats

Marathon’s refinery permit request to switch to biofuels approved

Marathon’s refinery permit request to switch to biofuels approved

March 27, 2022 |

In California, The Mercury News reports that Marathon Petroleum received approval from the Contra Costa County Planning Commission to upgrade its Martinez plant so it can process vegetable oils and animal fats into renewable diesel, propane and other fuels. The refinery produced diesel from crude oil and other fossil fuels for years, and two years […]

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BDI receives €16.4m grant for biodiesel plant

BDI receives €16.4m grant for biodiesel plant

July 22, 2012 |

In France, BDI has received a 16.4 million Euro grant commission from Intermarche subsidiary ecoMotion France to build its biodiesel plant in Le Havre. The plant has an expected output of 75,000 metric tons per annum, and will be sold at the fuel stations run by Intermarche, a French supermarket. The feedstocks will include waste […]

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