Tag: Louisiana

Willow Glen Terminal receives inaugural renewable fuel feedstock shipment

Willow Glen Terminal receives inaugural renewable fuel feedstock shipment

June 8, 2022 |

In Louisiana, Willow Glen Terminal LLC (WGT), in St. Gabriel, Louisiana, announced receipt of its inaugural product shipment. WGT has entered into an agreement to supply renewable fuel feedstock to a leading renewable diesel producer in Norco, Louisiana. Under the partnership, WGT will serve as a logistics hub, providing marine and truck transloading services as […]

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Strategic Biofuels chooses Koch for Louisiana Green Fuels project

Strategic Biofuels chooses Koch for Louisiana Green Fuels project

April 21, 2022 |

In Louisiana, Strategic Biofuels has finalized its partnership with leading engineering, procurement and construction firm, Koch Project Solutions (KPS) a subsidiary of Koch Engineered Solutions, for their Louisiana Green Fuels project in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana. The companies have agreed that KPS will construct the renewable fuels plant on a lump sum turnkey basis with parent […]

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Louisiana Green Fuels finishes preliminary engineering phase and moves into FEED

Louisiana Green Fuels finishes preliminary engineering phase and moves into FEED

March 14, 2022 |

In Louisiana, Strategic Biofuels announced that its Louisiana Green Fuels project (LGF) has finished the Preliminary Engineering phase (FEL-2), and having successfully completed all success criteria, has moved into the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) or FEL-3 phase of engineering. Strategic Biofuels selected Hatch as its engineering partner and Koch Project Solutions as the Project […]

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EPA talking “transparency” and getting the RFS “back on track” with SRE ruling

EPA talking “transparency” and getting the RFS “back on track” with SRE ruling

February 22, 2022 |

In Louisiana, Reuters reports a senior Environmental Protection Agency official told the National Ethanol Conference in New Orleans that the EPA is focused on transparency in its rulemaking of the Renewable Fuels Standard to ensure it gets “back on track” and that biofuels are included in the toolbox for transport decarbonization. The agency is reviewing […]

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Origin Materials eyes $750-million bioplastic precursor plant

Origin Materials eyes $750-million bioplastic precursor plant

February 21, 2022 |

In Ascension Parish, Louisiana, biobased materials firm Origin Materials is planning to build its second manufacturing plant.  Although the project is still subject to finalization of an economic incentives package, Origin says the plant, dubbed Origin 2, would produce biobased chloromethyl furfural, a precursor to high-volume plastic polyethylene terephthalate.  The 150-acre facility would create an […]

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Strategic Biofuels secures $250M bond allocation for Louisiana Green Fuels project

Strategic Biofuels secures $250M bond allocation for Louisiana Green Fuels project

February 17, 2022 |

In Louisiana, Strategic Biofuels, the leader in developing negative carbon footprint renewable fuels plants, announced that Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards awarded the company’s Louisiana Green Fuels project (LGF) a $250 million bond allocation. The bonds will form an integral part of the debt financing for construction costs of the project and be sold into […]

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Louisiana State University researchers show how lignin form plant biomass

Louisiana State University researchers show how lignin form plant biomass

February 1, 2022 |

In Louisiana, a new study published in Nature Communications, Louisiana State University researchers reveal how carbohydrates interact with the aromatic polymer lignin to form plant biomass. This new information can help advance the development of better technology to use biomass for energy and materials.  The Wang research team examined the nanoscale assembly of lignocellulosic components […]

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Port of Columbia receives $15M infrastructure grant supporting Louisiana Green Fuels

Port of Columbia receives $15M infrastructure grant supporting Louisiana Green Fuels

January 19, 2022 |

In Louisiana, Strategic Biofuels and the Port of Columbia in Caldwell Parish (Port) have jointly announced that the Port has received a $15 million infrastructure improvement grant. The grant, intended to fund site improvements, is from the Louisiana Port Construction and Development Priority Program, which is administered by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development […]

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CGB and Minnesota Soybean Processors create JV to build North Dakota crushing plant

CGB and Minnesota Soybean Processors create JV to build North Dakota crushing plant

December 23, 2021 |

In Louisiana, CGB Enterprises, Inc. and Minnesota Soybean Processors announced that they have formed a joint venture for the construction of a state-of-the-art soybean processing plant near Casselton, North Dakota. North Dakota Soybean Processors, LLC, jointly owned by CGB and MnSP, will own and operate the new facility, which is expected to crush 42.5 million […]

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Wood providing REG with engineering, procurement, and construction management for Geismar expansion

Wood providing REG with engineering, procurement, and construction management for Geismar expansion

November 2, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Wood is advancing a project for Renewable Energy Group (REG) that will expand REG’s renewable diesel fuel offering to help meet the world’s growing demand for lower-carbon, sustainable fuels. The engineering, procurement, and construction management services contract will support REG’s improvement and expansion project at its renewable diesel biorefinery in Geismar, Louisiana. The […]

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