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8 hours ago

Biox, World Energy JV closes on acquisition of 90 MMgy plant

BY Biox Corp. Found In:Business, Production, North AmericaA 50/50 joint venture between Biox Corp. and World Energy announced June 30 that it has closed on the acquisition of a 90 MMgy biodiesel production facility in Houston, Texas, formerly known as Green Earth Fuels. Start-up will occur in Q3. READ MORE

9 hours ago

NBF elects REG's Lindsay Fitzgerald to executive committee

BY The National Biodiesel Foundation Found In:North AmericaThe National Biodiesel Foundation elected Lindsay Fitzgerald of Renewable Energy Group Inc. to its executive committee during the June board meeting in Washington, D.C. The NBF advances initiatives that are important to the biodiesel industry. READ MORE

10 hours ago

CARB releases set of biodiesel, renewable diesel LCFS pathways

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Policy, Feedstock, North AmericaCalifornia Air Resources Board released a set of carbon intensity (CI) pathways June 30 for biodiesel and renewable diesel pathways certified under the readopted low carbon fuel standard (LCFS) regulation using the CA-GREET 2.0 model. READ MORE

June 29, 2016

2 Florida men plead guilty to multistate biodiesel fraud scheme

BY U.S. Department of Justice Found In:Business, Policy, North AmericaDavanzo and Fedyna operated entities that purported to purchase biodiesel, on which credits had been claimed and which was ineligible for additional credits, produced by co-conspirators at Gen-X Energy Group and Southern Resources and Commodities. READ MORE

June 28, 2016

Australian govt. supports development of Queensland biorefinery

BY The Australian Renewable Energy Agency Found In:Production, Asia-PacificThe Australian Renewable Energy Agency is providing $2.4 million for Southern Oil Refining to develop and construct a biocrude and biofuel laboratory in Queensland. The project will inform the feasibility of a biojet and renewable diesel biorefinery. READ MORE

June 28, 2016

Study finds US biodiesel industry supports nearly 48,000 jobs

BY The National Biodiesel Board Found In:Policy, North AmericaNearly 100 biodiesel industry leaders are converging on Capitol Hill June 28 to call for strong clean-fuels policy as a new study finds that the U.S. industry supports nearly 48,000 jobs. Imports, however, are lowering that job number significantly. READ MORE

June 27, 2016

Kosher distillers corn oil opens market prospects for glycerin

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Feedstock, Quality, Use, North AmericaWith nearly a fifth of the U.S. biodiesel feedstock market share, corn oil from the ethanol production process is contributing more glycerin to the marketplace. But if that oil is not kosher, the market opportunities for its glycerin are limited. READ MORE

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