Tag: renewable diesel

Renewable Diesel & SAF Outlook: The Digest’s 2022 Multi-Slide Guide to Emerging Markets Online

Renewable Diesel & SAF Outlook: The Digest’s 2022 Multi-Slide Guide to Emerging Markets Online

May 15, 2022 |

What’s the short, mid and long term outlook for renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuels? Find out from William Thurmond, President & CEO of Emerging Markets Online in this illuminating slide guide to find out where electrofuels, fats and greases, cellulosic-GTL, RNG and other fuels stand in terms of the latest trends, what’s next, what […]

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Parkland Corporation to invest $460.5M in BC renewable diesel expansion

Parkland Corporation to invest $460.5M in BC renewable diesel expansion

May 10, 2022 |

In Canada, Parkland Corporation announced plans to increase renewable fuel production at its Burnaby Refinery in British Columbia. This is one of many steps it is taking to advance its commercial decarbonization strategy and provide its customers with a portfolio of low carbon products and services to help them meet their low carbon goals. Announced […]

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Environmentalists not convinced by oil refineries converting to renewable diesel

Environmentalists not convinced by oil refineries converting to renewable diesel

May 3, 2022 |

In California, KPIX reports environmentalists are skeptical of the moves made by major oil refiners in the Bay Area who are seeking to convert their facilities to renewable diesel production. Environmental groups have protested the alleged greenhouse gas and water foot reductions claimed by the refiners, saying that the soybean and corn feedstocks proposed for […]

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Neste makes progress on Marathon JV, Singapore and Rotterdam projects

Neste makes progress on Marathon JV, Singapore and Rotterdam projects

May 2, 2022 |

In Finland, Neste continues to implement its growth strategy, and an important step forward was the announcement to establish a 50/50 production joint venture with US-based Marathon Petroleum. The joint venture will produce renewable diesel following a conversion project of Marathon’s refinery in Martinez, California. The closing of the joint venture is subject to customary […]

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CFAA’s Race to Reduce Emissions: The Digest’s 2022 Multi-Slide Guide to Clean Fuels Alliance America

CFAA’s Race to Reduce Emissions: The Digest’s 2022 Multi-Slide Guide to Clean Fuels Alliance America

April 24, 2022 |

In line with today’s top story of sustainable aviation fuel, this slide guide from Clean Fuels Alliance America (formerly known as National Biodiesel Board) is one you won’t want to miss! From current biodiesel and renewable diesel markets in the U.S. and global consumption to SAF production processes and the LCFS, and more.

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US Foods transitions to renewable diesel and renewable natural gas

US Foods transitions to renewable diesel and renewable natural gas

April 18, 2022 |

In Illinois, US Foods Holding Corp has committed to converting all California broadline distribution centers’ onsite fueling to 100% renewable diesel fuel by mid-2022 and committed to converting Texas-based compressed natural gas (CNG) trucks to renewable natural gas fuel in 2022. Committed to adding 26 additional CNG trucks and 15 electric trucks to the company’s […]

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Neste pioneers first renewable diesel pipeline transportation in Europe

Neste pioneers first renewable diesel pipeline transportation in Europe

April 11, 2022 |

In Finland, Neste, Altens and TRAPIL have collaborated to enable the first-ever transport of renewable diesel by a pipeline in Europe. With a pipeline transport, the greenhouse gas emissions were reduced by 92% compared to conventional logistics by tanker trucks. The fuel transport of Neste-produced renewable diesel took place on 28 March 2022 between the […]

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Twain Financial Partners closes $136M land deal for Reno renewable diesel facility

Twain Financial Partners closes $136M land deal for Reno renewable diesel facility

April 5, 2022 |

In Nevada, Twain Financial Partners has closed a $136 million ground purchase and leaseback arrangement for the Reno facility, marking the largest investment in Twain’s nine-year history. The latest phase of construction will include a feedstock pretreatment facility, wastewater treatment facility, and an energy recovery system. The facility, which is expected to be completed by […]

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Marathon’s refinery permit request to switch to biofuels approved

Marathon’s refinery permit request to switch to biofuels approved

March 27, 2022 |

In California, The Mercury News reports that Marathon Petroleum received approval from the Contra Costa County Planning Commission to upgrade its Martinez plant so it can process vegetable oils and animal fats into renewable diesel, propane and other fuels. The refinery produced diesel from crude oil and other fossil fuels for years, and two years […]

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Australia’s first renewable diesel facility making progress

Australia’s first renewable diesel facility making progress

March 10, 2022 |

In Australia, Upstream Online reports Carnarvon Energy and Frontier Impact Group’s 50/50 joint venture FutureEnergy Australia could already start renewable diesel production in 2023 if all goes to plan. Technip Energies is doing front-end engineering and design work while FutureEnergy Australia has signed a 12-month exclusive option to buy a 65-hectare site outside Narrogin in […]

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