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March 21, 2019

US soy leaders push for trade, biodiesel on Capitol Hill

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Policy, Feedstock, North AmericaAlthough lawmakers were not in session, soy growers met with legislative staff on Capitol Hill to push for completion of the USMCA trade agreement, implementation of the Farm Bill and reinstatement of the lapsed biodiesel tax credit. READ MORE

March 20, 2019

US EPA schedules hearing March 29 on proposed E15/RIN reform rule

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Policy, North AmericaThe U.S. EPA has announced it will hold a public hearing on its proposed E15/RIN reform rule on March 29 in Ypsilanti, Michigan, at the Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest. Those who wish to testify must contact the agency by March 26. READ MORE

March 20, 2019

Heineken transports beer from Zoeterwoude to Rotterdam on biofuel

BY GoodFuels Found In:Use, EuropeCCT offers sustainable transport solutions to its customers like Heineken, which is shipping its beer on the inland vessel For Ever from the Heineken brewery in Zoeterwoude to the deep-sea terminals in the Port of Rotterdam using GoodFuels biofuel. READ MORE

March 18, 2019

Celebrating National Biodiesel Day with biodiesel success stories

BY The National Biodiesel Board Found In:North AmericaNational Biodiesel Day takes place March 18, in honor of Rudolf Diesel’s birthday. This year, the National Biodiesel Board celebrates a few of the many biodiesel champions who helped make this industry the success it is today. READ MORE

March 15, 2019

Marine biofuel test at Port of Rotterdam gets underway March 19

BY The GoodShipping Program Found In:Use, EuropeIKEA Transport & Logistics Services, CMA CGM, the GoodShipping Program and the Port of Rotterdam are cooperating in a first-of-its-kind partnership to test and scale the use of sustainable marine biofuel oil. Bunkering will take place March 19. READ MORE

March 15, 2019

Minn. celebrates 17 years since biodiesel mandate was enacted

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Policy, Use, North AmericaMarch 15, 2002, was a landmark day for biodiesel. Seventeen years ago, Minnesota enacted the nation’s first biodiesel mandate, which went into effect in 2005. Today, 20 percent biodiesel is required in all No. 2 diesel sold April through September. READ MORE

March 14, 2019

EPA grants more RFS waivers, undercuts add’l demand for biodiesel

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Policy, North AmericaU.S. EPA retroactively granted five new small refinery exemptions for 2017, releasing them from their obligations under the RFS. The five new small refinery exemptions reduced the 2017 RVO for biomass-based diesel by an additional 48 million gallons. READ MORE

March 14, 2019

As German imports spike, UFOP fears add’l pressure from Indonesia

BY UFOP Found In:Distribution, EuropeBiodiesel imports to Germany rose sharply in 2018 triggered by overabundant supply from Argentina. UFOP fears that a similar development will take place after the EU Commission’s ongoing antisubsidy proceedings against Indonesia have been concluded. READ MORE

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