Tag: Texas

Hyperfuels to market ethanol-free gasoline in 13 states

Hyperfuels to market ethanol-free gasoline in 13 states

January 9, 2023 |

In Texas, Hyperfuels announced that it will market PurFuels ethanol-free gasoline to petroleum distributors and gas station convenience stores in 13 states. This is the first commercial fuel (without ethanol) to be marketed in bulk in multiple states since 2005. When Hyperfuels began offering special blends of ethanol-free gasoline in 2016 in some Texas markets […]

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bp completes purchase of Archaea Energy

bp completes purchase of Archaea Energy

December 28, 2022 |

In Texas, bp completed its purchase of Archaea Energy, a leading provider of renewable natural gas (RNG), marking a milestone in the growth of bp’s strategic bioenergy business. In October, bp announced it had agreed to acquire Archaea, subject to regulatory and Archaea shareholder approval. Having received those approvals and with the transaction complete, Archaea […]

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RBF Renewable Biofuels supplying push boats with biodiesel

RBF Renewable Biofuels supplying push boats with biodiesel

December 13, 2022 |

In Texas, RBF Renewable Biofuels, owner of the largest biodiesel production facility in North America, is supplying diesel-powered push boats with biodiesel produced at its Port Neches, Texas, plant. The MV Captain Raphael, owned by Central Boat Rentals Inc., was loaded with 20 percent biodiesel (B20) fuel on Nov. 22 and is returning from the […]

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CEMEX USA scores $3.7M from DOE to fund carbon capture study using non-aqueous amine technology

CEMEX USA scores $3.7M from DOE to fund carbon capture study using non-aqueous amine technology

December 5, 2022 |

In Texas, CEMEX USA announced that as part of its Future in Action program aimed at cutting CO2 emissions throughout its value chain, the company has been awarded a $3.7 million cooperative agreement from the U.S. Department of Energy in collaboration with non-profit research institute RTI International. Other partners on the project include SLB, a […]

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NEXT Renewable Fuels to go public with $666M valuation following SPAC merger

NEXT Renewable Fuels to go public with $666M valuation following SPAC merger

November 21, 2022 |

In Texas, Reuters reports NEXT Renewable Fuels will merge with a newly-formed subsidiary of Industrial Tech Acquisitions II Inc. into a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), also known as a blank-check firm that will then go public in a deal that should value the new company at $666 million. The deal will provide an injection […]

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US marine biofuel demand seen lagging far behind Singapore and Northwest Europe

US marine biofuel demand seen lagging far behind Singapore and Northwest Europe

November 17, 2022 |

In Texas, Ship and Bunker reports that a panel at the IBIA Annual Convention in Houston recently felt that US demand for marine biofuel was well behind that in Singapore and Northwest Europe. One of the speakers felt that it may be because US biofuel policy doesn’t include tax incentives for using biodiesel as marine […]

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Fluor Corporation secures FEED contract for Imperial’s Alberta refinery revamp

Fluor Corporation secures FEED contract for Imperial’s Alberta refinery revamp

October 26, 2022 |

In Texas, Fluor Corporation was awarded a reimbursable front-end engineering and detailed design, engineering and procurement services contract for Imperial as the company progresses plans to develop a world-class renewable diesel complex at its Strathcona refinery near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The new complex is expected to be the largest renewable diesel production facility in Canada […]

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Prairie Energy Partners finalizing location of proposed $5.56B refinery conversion

Prairie Energy Partners finalizing location of proposed $5.56B refinery conversion

October 13, 2022 |

In Texas, Prairie Energy Partners, a wholly owned company of Southern Rock Energy Partners, is working to finalize the location of its proposed $5.56 billion and 423-job, next-generation, full conversion crude refinery—with the final two competing sites in Victoria County, Texas, and Payne and Lincoln County, Oklahoma. The refinery complex will reduce and eliminate 95 […]

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BUCHA BIO scores $1.1M in seed round

BUCHA BIO scores $1.1M in seed round

October 5, 2022 |

In Texas, biomaterials science innovator BUCHA BIO announced an oversubscribed $1.1 million Seed Round. BUCHA BIO makes biobased materials using bacterial nanocellulose and other plant-based components that replace unsustainable conventional leathers and plastics. The new funding will accelerate the company’s move to market by securing co-manufacturers to scale material production for market availability in 2023. […]

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Haarslev enters marketing and investment alliance with Grön Fuels

Haarslev enters marketing and investment alliance with Grön Fuels

October 4, 2022 |

In Texas, Haarslev Inc has entered a strategic marketing and investment alliance with Grön Fuels, LLC, a subsidiary of Fidelis New Energy, LLC. The alliance pairs the leading meat, poultry and fish rendering and processing equipment manufacturer with the world’s first carbon negative sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel plant utilizing proven technologies from leading […]

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