Tag: renewable fuel

Foster Fuels celebrates 0.5M gallons of use of renewable fuel in datacenters

Foster Fuels celebrates 0.5M gallons of use of renewable fuel in datacenters

November 23, 2022 |

In Virginia, Foster Fuels is celebrating the distribution of half a million gallons of carbon-saving renewable fuel to data centers across North America. The company’s Mission Critical division delivers Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO), a renewable diesel, to critical facilities for use in their emergency backup power generators. Compass Datacenters is one of the first companies […]

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Berkeley Lab researchers develop new type of drop-in renewable fuel

Berkeley Lab researchers develop new type of drop-in renewable fuel

July 4, 2022 |

In California, a group of biofuel experts led by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) took inspiration from an extraordinary antifungal molecule made by Streptomyces bacteria to develop a totally new type of fuel that has projected energy density greater than the most advanced heavy-duty fuels used today, including the rocket fuels used by NASA. […]

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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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Refuel Energy planning renewable fuel plant in Southern Ontario

Refuel Energy planning renewable fuel plant in Southern Ontario

April 19, 2022 |

In Canada, Refuel Energy Inc. announced that planning is underway for the construction of a 3000bpd renewable fuel plant in Southern Ontario. The proposed facility would supply the aviation and terrestrial fuel needs of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), home to 6 million Canadians, while lowering the CO2 emissions for the end users by up […]

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REG, Bunker Holding enter partnership to advance biodiesel use in marine markets

REG, Bunker Holding enter partnership to advance biodiesel use in marine markets

February 20, 2022 |

In Iowa, Bunker Holding Group, the world’s largest supplier and trader of marine fuels, and Renewable Energy Group, Inc., a leading global producer and supplier of renewable fuels, entered into a strategic global collaboration agreement to further develop the U.S. and EU marine markets for sustainable bio-based diesel. Partnering REG’s expertise in bio-based diesel with […]

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TotalEnergies to introduce wine residues-based biofuel at racing competitions

TotalEnergies to introduce wine residues-based biofuel at racing competitions

August 29, 2021 |

In France, TotalEnergies is developing a 100% renewable fuel for motorsport competition, made from wine residues from the French agricultural industry, and from ETBE produced at TotalEnergies’ Feyzin refinery near Lyon (France) from feedstock also sourced from by the circular economy. This fuel should allow an immediate reduction of at least 65% of the racing […]

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TotalEnergies developing 100% renewable fuel for motorsport competition

TotalEnergies developing 100% renewable fuel for motorsport competition

August 24, 2021 |

In France, TotalEnergies is developing a 100% renewable fuel for motorsport competition, to be introduced from next season at the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), including the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2022, and at the European Le Mans Series (ELMS). This 100% renewable fuel to be offered by TotalEnergies will be produced on bioethanol […]

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Renewable fuel companies beating out newcomer refiners for feedstock

Renewable fuel companies beating out newcomer refiners for feedstock

August 17, 2021 |

In the Midwest, Reuters reports that renewable fuel companies are so far beating out the newcomer refiners in the race to secure feedstock for renewable diesel and Sustainable Aviation Fuel as demonstrated by Renewable Energy Group, Darling Ingredients and Nest beating 2Q estimates while some refiners have stepped back from their ambitious plans. Demand for […]

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Bentley biofuel racecar beats out electric competitors in Pikes Peak race

Bentley biofuel racecar beats out electric competitors in Pikes Peak race

July 3, 2021 |

In Colorado, United Kingdom-based Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak proved to be fastest racecar running on renewable fuel at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2021, beating out all other sustainability-focused entrants, including fully electric competitors. It also marks the start of a long-term renewable fuels program by Bentley. According to Automotive News Europe, it used […]

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DOE invests $35M to dramatically reduce carbon footprint of biofuel production

DOE invests $35M to dramatically reduce carbon footprint of biofuel production

May 16, 2021 |

In Washington, D.C., the U.S. Department of Energy announced $35 million in funding that will help slash carbon emissions and scale up the volume and efficiency of renewable biofuel. The 15 awarded research projects are housed at colleges, universities, and labs across nine states and will advance new technologies to decarbonize biorefining processes used across […]

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