Tag: Missouri

ADM partners with U.S. Soybean Export Council to certify U.S. for EU sustainability schemes

ADM partners with U.S. Soybean Export Council to certify U.S. for EU sustainability schemes

July 23, 2020 |

In Missouri, ambition for a sustainable future by the U.S. soybean industry, ADM and one other U.S. exporter have partnered with the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) to certify U.S. Soy as part of the SSAP-RED (U.S. Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol-Renewable Energy Directive) program. This voluntary program, with support from the United Soybean Board, meets […]

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Missouri’s soybean farmers to provide grants for biodiesel infrastructure program

Missouri’s soybean farmers to provide grants for biodiesel infrastructure program

July 1, 2020 |

In Missouri, the state’s soybean farmers are investing in the future for soy in Missouri through biodiesel with a new infrastructure grant program. A new commitment from the Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council and Missouri Soybean Association provides up to $200,000 for businesses, cooperatives and other entities looking to build new or retrofit existing biodiesel infrastructure, […]

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Schultz awarded $8M contract for California renewable diesel project

Schultz awarded $8M contract for California renewable diesel project

June 24, 2020 |

In Missouri, Aegion Corporation announced that a subsidiary of the Energy Services segment, Schultz Industrial Services, has been awarded the mechanical construction services contract for a groundbreaking renewable diesel project at a California refinery. Schultz will provide overall project management and installation of piping and associated equipment throughout the refinery in order to convert an […]

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Missouri Corn Merchandising Council to provide co-financing for BIP applicants

Missouri Corn Merchandising Council to provide co-financing for BIP applicants

June 10, 2020 |

In Missouri, Missouri Corn Merchandising Council (MCMC) is stepping up to strengthen the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority (MASBDA) Biofuel Infrastructure Program (BIP) for transportation and fuel facilities. In conjunction with recently announced federal and state programs, Missouri’s corn checkoff will provide matching funds to increase the availability of higher ethanol blends in […]

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Missouri biofuel entities now eligible for $200K grant

Missouri biofuel entities now eligible for $200K grant

June 7, 2020 |

In Missouri, the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority created the Biofuel Infrastructure Program to increase the availability of higher blends of ethanol and biodiesel in the Show-Me State. MASBDA partnered with the Biodiesel Coalition of Missouri and the Missouri Corn Growers Association to stand up the grant program, which will support biofuel producers […]

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CoverCress scores $5M follow-on equity investment

CoverCress scores $5M follow-on equity investment

April 13, 2020 |

In Missouri, CoverCress Inc. (formerly Arvegenix Inc.) has closed a $5 million follow-on equity investment round to continue its development of a new winter oilseed crop named CoverCress®. This crop enables farmers in the southern half of the Midwest to grow three crops each two years, getting more from their existing farmland and equipment. CoverCress® […]

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Five ADM trucks to run on nearly B100 as part of longer-haul trial

Five ADM trucks to run on nearly B100 as part of longer-haul trial

February 20, 2020 |

In Missouri, a wide range of organizations announced a partnership to conduct a year-long validation project of revolutionary biodiesel technology to demonstrate its viability in real-world, high-mileage fleet applications. Under this partnership, five trucks owned by ADM will be outfitted with Optimus Technologies’ Vector fuel system, an innovative technology that enables diesel engines to run […]

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Biofuel industry veterans announced biodiesel tax credit bridge loans opportunity

Biofuel industry veterans announced biodiesel tax credit bridge loans opportunity

February 18, 2020 |

In Missouri, Rock House Advisors and PB Renewables run by biofuel industry veterans announced they have secured financing in order to offer biodiesel tax credit bridge loans, underwritten by an $5.5 billion financial institution, that will allow producers to access required financing while waiting for 2018 and 2019 biodiesel tax credit refunds from the IRS. […]

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MU researchers using AI to make algae biodiesel cheaper and easier to produce

MU researchers using AI to make algae biodiesel cheaper and easier to produce

January 27, 2020 |

In Missouri, researchers at Missouri University have teamed with Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis to use artificial intelligence in an effort to significantly reduce the cost of biodiesel production from algae by mapping the shapes and amino acids of proteins. With that information, bioengineers can then change the structure so it’s cheaper […]

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Global Fuels biodiesel plant to be auctioned off on November 6

Global Fuels biodiesel plant to be auctioned off on November 6

October 17, 2019 |

In Missouri, the former Global Fuels biodiesel plant is to be sold via a live onsite auction on November 6. The Global Fuels facility was originally used to provide biodiesel. The property is also well suited for local business needing extensive bulk tank storage; other manufacturing and industrial buyers will find value with the configuration […]

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