Tag: Costa Rica

Alternative Fuels Americas signs 150 more agreements in Costa Rica

Alternative Fuels Americas signs 150 more agreements in Costa Rica

December 5, 2013 |

In Florida, Alternative Fuels Americas confirmed the extension of 150 agreements with private landowners in Costa Rica, providing immediate access to sufficient raw material for up to 2 million gallons of biodiesel annually and accelerating the timeline to revenue. At full capacity the Company’s initial Costa Rican model calls for scalable refining operations capable of […]

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Central American ethanol headed to Europe to fill US supply gap

Central American ethanol headed to Europe to fill US supply gap

May 13, 2013 |

In Costa Rica, Platts is reporting that a tanker with 10,000 metric tons of Central American origin ethanol is headed for Europe. Peru, Guatemala and Costa Rica have duty-free access to the European market. Ethanol’s FOB spot price into Rotterdam on Friday was $883.51. Since the EU lobbed import duties on US ethanol, demand has […]

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Costa Rica may at last implement E10 policy

Costa Rica may at last implement E10 policy

September 11, 2012 |

In Costa Rica, the country will at last start blending 10% ethanol in 2013 after several false starts to get the policy in place. Local oil company Refinadora Costarricense de Petróleo (Recope), who made the announcement, also made the announcement last year and then it didn’t come about so it may still be too early […]

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EcoloCap teams with GFE Bio Fuels for Costan Rican biofuel

EcoloCap teams with GFE Bio Fuels for Costan Rican biofuel

July 30, 2012 |

In Costa Rica, EcoloCap Solutions announce that it has signed a distribution/operation agreement with GFE Bio Fuels S.A of Liberia, Guanacaste to operate and distribute ECOS diesel/water emulsion (M-Fuel) production equipment (NPUs) as well as EcoloCap’s proprietary additive, to initially cover certain countries of Central America, and then extend to other areas based on minimum […]

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United Biofuels of America launches Costa Rican land bank project for bioenergy

United Biofuels of America launches Costa Rican land bank project for bioenergy

February 1, 2012 |

In Costa Rica, United Biofuels of America has created a joint venture with local real estate partners to develop the concept of Multi-Purpose Real Estate whereby investors buy into a land bank that is used for bioenergy production. Investors who put in $35,000 would see returns of 30% or more thanks to the income generated […]

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