Tag: tax credits

Tax Credits Are a Valuable Tool in the Biofuels Policy Toolbox

Tax Credits Are a Valuable Tool in the Biofuels Policy Toolbox

January 7, 2013 |

By Brent Erickson, Executive Vice President, BIO Industrial & Environmental Section It is not often I disagree or take issue with Biofuels Digest; however, the recent article and analysis on cellulosic tax credits left out some key points. There are a number of policy tools to help the biofuels industry compete with entrenched incumbents and […]

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UK to revise Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation to synch with EU directive

UK to revise Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation to synch with EU directive

December 8, 2011 |

In the UK, the House of Commons and the House of Lords are currently debating the draft amendment that would bring the existing 2007 Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation in line with the European Union’s Renewable Energy Directive. Hearings were held on Dec. 5. The draft legislation is available here.  

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"The tax credit will help, but we could live without it": Genencor

"The tax credit will help, but we could live without it": Genencor

May 24, 2011 |

Genencor CEO Tjerk de Ruiter says, “As long as they create a mandate, the tax credit will help, but we could live without it.” Last week, Genencor released a foundational survey on consumer attitudes towards +bio-based products” and the “bio-based” moniker, and created the Genencor Household Sustainability Index. The full report is online today via […]

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