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8 hours ago

Global advanced biofuel market to reach $24 billion by 2020

BY Allied Market Research Found In:ProductionAccording to a new report by Allied Market Research, the global second-generation biofuels (advanced biofuels) market is expected to reach $23.9 billion by 2020, registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 49.4 percent from 2014-'20. READ MORE

11 hours ago

Obama signs tax act reinstating biodiesel credit through 2014

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Policy, North AmericaObama signed the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 into law Dec. 19, which reinstates the $1 per gallon biodiesel tax credits from Jan. 1, 2014, through the end of the year. Producers are thankful but want long-term policy stability. READ MORE

December 19, 2014

REG, Neste settle patent lawsuits, enter into license agreement

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Business, North America, EuropeFinland's Neste Oil and Iowa-based Renewable Energy Group both announced Dec. 19 that the companies have settled their patent infringement lawsuits against each other regarding renewable diesel processes and have entered into a new license agreement. READ MORE

December 19, 2014

Algae.Tec to raise more funds for pilot plant working capital

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Business, Asia-PacificAlgae.Tec Ltd. announced an agreement with its largest partner, Reliance Industrial Investments, to raise $AUD2.4 million ($USD1.94 million) to provide additional working capital for development of an algae pilot plant in Jamnagar, India. READ MORE

December 17, 2014

Senate passes tax extenders; biodiesel credit to be reinstated

BY Ron KotrbaFound In:Policy, North AmericaThe U.S. Senate passed the tax extenders package that the House passed earlier this month, which includes the $1 per gallon biodiesel tax credit. The BTC will be stated retroactively back to Jan. 1, and is good only through Dec. 31 of this year. READ MORE

December 16, 2014

Amyris renewable jet fuel receives regulatory approval in Brazil

BY Amyris Inc. Found In:Use, Latin AmericaAmyris Inc. welcomed the approval of its renewable jet fuel by Brazil's fuels regulator, ANP, clearing the way for the commercialization in Brazil of the Amyris renewable jet fuel in blends of up to 10 percent. READ MORE

December 16, 2014

AGQM's 9th No-harm Test Round on oxidation stabilizers begins

BY AGQM Found In:Quality, EuropeThe German biodiesel quality management association AGQM started a new test round of biodiesel oxidation stabilizers. The sophisticated tests aim at eliminating possible detrimental interactions of additives when blended with diesel fuel. READ MORE

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April 20-22, 2015
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106th AOCS Annual Meeting and Industry Showcases

May 3-6, 2015
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June 1-4, 2015
Minneapolis Convention Center
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October 26-28, 2015
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Omaha, Nebraska

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