Tag: E10

India to hit E10 in time to avoid green tax in October

India to hit E10 in time to avoid green tax in October

May 12, 2022 |

In India, Reuters reports that the country will achieve 10% ethanol blending by October which will turn make gasoline exempt of the 3 cents per liter green tax that is set to go into effect on the 1st of that month to help speed up blending. The government’s wide range of policies to support blending […]

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Ferrari sees E10 cutting 20hp from F1 racing power

Ferrari sees E10 cutting 20hp from F1 racing power

February 2, 2022 |

In Italy, Racer reports that the head of Ferrari F1 racing estimates that the switch to E10 this season will result in a loss of 20 horsepower for those running on conventional internal combustion engines. Last season, Ferrari introduced a hybrid model which it says won’t be affected as much as conventional engines by the […]

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Deal Flow for 1/13/22: Solvay, Trillium, LanzaJet, Microsoft CIF, Maersk, Hyundai Heavy, Liquid Wind, Neste, Ørsted, Ballard

Deal Flow for 1/13/22: Solvay, Trillium, LanzaJet, Microsoft CIF, Maersk, Hyundai Heavy, Liquid Wind, Neste, Ørsted, Ballard

January 12, 2022 |

LanzaJet secures $50M from Microsoft CIF for first commercial SAF plant LanzaJet, has secured financing for its Freedom Pines Fuels plant in Soperton, Georgia, through the Microsoft Climate Innovation Fund. The Microsoft Climate Innovation Fund has made a $50M investment to support the construction of LanzaJet’s (and the world’s) first alcohol-to-jet sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) […]

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Zimbabwe drops decade-long E10 mandate

Zimbabwe drops decade-long E10 mandate

January 11, 2022 |

In Zimbabwe, News Day reports that after a decade of the E10 blending mandate, the national energy regulator has scrapped ethanol blending all together. Ethanol blending in the country has been riddled with controversy from a monopoly supplier and concerns of corruption surrounding it together with environmental challenges that has impeded ethanol production at times […]

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NREL study show most vehicles likely compatible with E10 and E15

NREL study show most vehicles likely compatible with E10 and E15

November 23, 2021 |

In Colorado, a new study conducted by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is out now that shows all vehicles in the study countries are highly likely to be compatible with E10. Motorcycles and scooters similarly analyzed in India and Indonesia have full compatibility with E10, and many are also compatible […]

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Stanlow Terminals upgrades three biofuel tanks to support E10 mandate

Stanlow Terminals upgrades three biofuel tanks to support E10 mandate

October 6, 2021 |

In the UK, Tank Storage Magazine reports Stanlow Terminals has invested $678,680 in re-lining three of its biofuel tanks with a new coating system to extend their longevity for a customer, in part to help with the roll out of the new E10 mandate. From a storage and logistics perspective, this has resulted in increased […]

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China unofficially drops E10 blending mandate

China unofficially drops E10 blending mandate

October 4, 2021 |

In China, Western Producer magazine reports that according to USDA Foreign Agriculture Service analysis, China has effectively dropped its E10 blending mandate and will only achieve 2.1% in 2021. The country announced in 2017 it would achieve 10% by 2020 with the market expecting much of that volume to come from US imports until the […]

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Oregon Governor signs law to increase ethanol blends

Oregon Governor signs law to increase ethanol blends

June 27, 2021 |

In Oregon, Governor Kate Brown signed a new law, HB 3051, that revises state law to clarify that gasoline sold in Oregon must contain at least 10 percent ethanol and gives retailers the ability to offer higher ethanol blends, like E15, across the state benefitting consumers and the environment. The new law is an important […]

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RFA welcomes E10 in UK, recommends tighter blend range

RFA welcomes E10 in UK, recommends tighter blend range

June 13, 2021 |

In Washington, D.C., the Renewable Fuels Association thanked the United Kingdom’s Department of Transport for its draft regulations requiring the introduction of E10 ethanol blends beginning in September. However, in comments submitted to the agency, RFA recommended they adjust the minimum ethanol content for the E10 blend. Currently, the draft regulation allows fuel providers to […]

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UK preparing to roll out E10 this summer

UK preparing to roll out E10 this summer

June 7, 2021 |

In the UK, fuel pumps up and down the country will look different this summer as a nationwide information campaign on the introduction of E10 kicks off. Aimed at raising awareness of the greener fuel and how its rollout will help the UK to build back greener, the campaign – which will begin in mid-June […]

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