Brazil House approves increasing biodiesel mandate to 10 percent

Brazil's House of Representatives approved a proposal March 3 to increase the mandatory percentage of biodiesel required in diesel fuel by 1 percent a year, from 7 percent to 10 percent in three years. President Rousseff's signature is expected.
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Rivkin sentenced to 10 years in prison for biodiesel RIN fraud

Phil Rivkin was sentenced March 7 in Houston to 121 months in prison, three years of supervised release and to pay more than $87 million in restitution and was ordered to forfeit $51 million for generating fraudulent biodiesel RIN credits.
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Low-priced Polish biodiesel exports under European scrutiny

The European Biodiesel Board recently alerted EU and state authorities on important and increasing trade distortions of the EU internal biodiesel market created by biodiesel products exported from Poland at what EBB calls unfair, low price levels.
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Review: The 2016 California Biodiesel Conference in Sacramento

The 2016 California Biodiesel Conference, held Feb. 24 in Sacramento, presented a range of detailed policy and technical information first put into context by Jennifer Case, chair of the California Biodiesel Alliance, in a powerful opening address.
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Renewable Energy Group reports Q4, full-year 2015 financials

For the fourth quarter of 2015, revenue was $387.8 million on 99 million gallons sold with adjusted EBITDA of $21.6 million. For the full year 2015, revenue was $1.4 billion on 375 million gallons sold with adjusted EBITDA of $50.2 million.
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BDI subsidiary reopens expanded distillation research center

UIC GmbH, a subsidiary of biodiesel technology provider BDI-BioEnergy International AG, has just reopened its expanded and modernized research center near Frankfurt, Germany, in Alzenau. Its focus will be on the short path distillation range.
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New report available for on-farm biodiesel production in Vermont

A new report, On-Farm Biodiesel Production in Vermont: Legal and Regulatory Overview, conducted by the Institute for Energy and the Environment at Vermont Law School reviews in-state and federal regulations related to on-farm biodiesel production.
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White Mountain Biodiesel undergoes massive plant expansion

White Mountain Biodiesel is undergoing a major expansion at its biodiesel production facility in North Haverhill, New Hampshire. The two-year project will increase production capacity of White Mountain Biodiesel from 3 MMgy to more than 16 MMgy.
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Renewable diesel maker Neste unites with YouTube star Prince Ea

Prince Ea is going to join Neste's forward-looking Pre-order the Future project, which has been in planning for more than a year and will research how renewable materials can be used to build new kinds of innovative products for future generations.
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Loyola University Chicago hosts free biodiesel workshop March 19

LUC is holding a free biodiesel workshop Saturday, March 19. The workshop aims to bring together the leaders of biodiesel efforts on college campuses to discuss best practices, lessons learned from established programs, share resources and network.
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