The F.A.M.E. FORUM Blog

May 20, 2015

A new era of predictability for US biodiesel

BY Ron KotrbaDon't miss this free opportunity to hear the latest news about 2014-'17 RFS volumes and other pressing policy matters from Joe Jobe of the NBB, along with market perspectives from three innovative biomass-based diesel project developers READ MORE

May 05, 2015

Dumeignil honored with 2015 Glycerin Innovation Award

BY Ron KotrbaDr. Franck Dumeignil, a professor at Lille University in France, has been honored with the 2015 Glycerin Innovation Award for his work to overcome industrial processing issues for mass production of high-value chemical products from glycerin READ MORE

April 21, 2015

Minnesota B10 lawsuit: Big Oil's new, old angle

BY Ron KotrbaA new lawsuit in an old Big Oil agenda seeks an end to Minnesota's B10 biodiesel mandate; the latest tactic in a long history of opposition to change and market share erosion READ MORE

April 08, 2015

The renewable fuel, RIN 'custody' debacle

BY Ron KotrbaWith the addition of the word custody in a proposed EPA amendment to the sulfur rule, confusion abounds as concerned parties speculate the number of required RFS registrants could double or triple as a result READ MORE

March 25, 2015

German biodiesel exports, imports up in 2014

BY Ron KotrbaGermany's biodiesel imports increased by more than 2.5 percent in 2014, while exports were up nearly 6 percent READ MORE

March 09, 2015

US biodiesel production, import/export data for 2014

BY Ron KotrbaDetails from the EIA's 2014 U.S. biodiesel production and feedstock survey results, and parsing out the year's import/export data compared to 2013 READ MORE

February 25, 2015

EU biofuels policy winner is petroleum

BY Ron KotrbaThe European Parliament's Environment Committee passed a draft law Feb. 24 capping first-generation biofuels at 6 percent of transportation energy consumption by 2020 READ MORE

February 11, 2015

Access the experts behind a revolutionary biodiesel process

BY Ron KotrbaRegister now for a free webinar on the latest biodiesel process technology: Continuous Enzymatic Processing READ MORE

January 28, 2015

The real cost of cheap oil

BY Ron KotrbaWhen petroleum's external costs are internalized, the real cost of cheap oil has a price tag few of us are willing to pay READ MORE

January 14, 2015

New clean diesel truck unveiled at Detroit Auto Show

BY Ron KotrbaNissan unveiled its new 2016 Nissan Titan powered by a Cummins 5.0L V8 Turbo Diesel engine at the Detroit Auto Show READ MORE

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