Tag: facility

Greenergy’s Immingham facilities receive gold award for health and safety

Greenergy’s Immingham facilities receive gold award for health and safety

April 2, 2014 |

In the UK, Greenergy’s Plymouth fuel terminal and biodiesel manufacturing facility at Immingham have both been awarded RoSPA Gold awards for occupational health and safety.The awards recognise Greenergy’s commitment to ensuring the highest standards of health and safety performance and management. Greenergy’s approach to safety is based on detailed and open reporting and structured follow-up. […]

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Phuket seeking $22.6 million to build MSW-to-biofuel facility

Phuket seeking $22.6 million to build MSW-to-biofuel facility

March 19, 2014 |

In Thailand, Phuket’s Provincial Administration Organization is seeking $22.6 million to build a waste-to-biofuel facility that would use the entire island’s MSW as feedstock. Funding for the project will be sought from the national Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

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United Biofuels close to setting up NYC’s first commercial biodiesel facility

United Biofuels close to setting up NYC’s first commercial biodiesel facility

March 17, 2014 |

In New York state, United Biofuels has applied to the state’s Department of Environmental Conservation to convert an existing fuel-storage facility in Greenpoint into New York City’s first commercial scale biodiesel production facility, using used cooking oil as feedstock. The company purchased the facility from Metro Fuel Oil while it was in bankruptcy and not […]

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UAE company to build $800 million biofuel facility in Fujairah

UAE company to build $800 million biofuel facility in Fujairah

March 5, 2014 |

In the UAE, Petrixo Oil & Gas is preparing to invest $800 million to set up a one million metric ton per year biofuel facility in Fujairah that will produce a wide variety of production from aviation biofuel to bio-LPG and green diesel. Technologies for the facility have already been sourced and preparation studies as […]

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Extreme Biodiesel sets up mobile hemp-to-biodiesel facility

Extreme Biodiesel sets up mobile hemp-to-biodiesel facility

February 6, 2014 |

In California, Extreme Biodiesel announced its wholly owned subsidiary XTRM Cannabis Ventures has just completed assembly of its first Mobile Hemp To Biodiesel Production Unit. XTRM Cannabis Ventures will begin marketing and posting specs for the Mobile Hemp to Biodiesel unit shortly on its new website being constructed at http://xtrmcannabisventures.com. Housed in a traditional 25 foot trailer […]

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Beta Renewables officially opens Crescentino facility

Beta Renewables officially opens Crescentino facility

October 9, 2013 |

In Italy, Beta Renewables and Novozymes marked the official opening in Northern Italy of the world’s largest advanced biofuels facility. Situated in fields outside the city of Crescentino, it is the first plant in the world to be designed and built to produce bioethanol from agricultural residues and energy crops at commercial scale using enzymatic […]

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UK company installs UCO biodiesel facility for Caritas in Bali

UK company installs UCO biodiesel facility for Caritas in Bali

January 30, 2013 |

In Indonesia, Caritas Switzerland commissioned a 3,000 liter per day used cooking oil to biodiesel facility for the island of Bali from the UK’s Green Fuels. Currently the oil is disposed in rivers or cleaned with chemicals for cooking. About 1,000 liters per day is currently being collected by Caritas from 150 restaurants and hotels […]

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