Sustainable Aviation Fuel Act establishes LCFS for aviation fuel


Rep. Julia Brownley, D-Calif., on Nov. 18 introduced the Sustainable Aviation Fuel Act, a bill that aims to incentivize the production of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and help the aviation sector reduce carbon emissions.
READ MORE   SHARE    

NBB: Biodiesel can help meet USDA’s AIA goals


The National Biodiesel Board stressed that biodiesel is an adoptable, ready to go technology that can help meet the goals of the USDA’s Agricultural Innovation Agenda in comments submitted to the agency on Nov. 9.
READ MORE   SHARE    


EPA: 1.56 billion RINs generated in October


The U.S. EPA has released data showing nearly 1.56 billion renewable identification numbers (RINs) were generated under the Renewable Fuel Standard in October, down from 1.73 billion generated during the same month of last year.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Brazil allows imported soy for biodiesel production


The Brazilian National Energy Policy Council on Nov. 18 published a resolution that allows imported soybeans and imported soybean oil to be used to produce biodiesel. It is unclear how long the resolution will remain in force.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Grön Fuels proposes to build $9.2B biorefinery in Louisiana


Grön Fuels LLC is studying the feasibility of developing a $9.2 billion renewable fuel complex at the Port of Greater Baton Rouge that would produce renewable diesel and renewable jet fuel. A final investment decision is expected in 2021.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Court asked to hold EPA accountable on improper 2016 waiver


Biofuel groups on Nov. 23 filed a motion in the U.S. Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia asking the court to enforce its 2017 decision requiring the U.S. EPA to address its improper waiver of 500 million gallons of biofuel in the 2016 RVO.
READ MORE   SHARE    

CRC plans to acquire, relocate biodiesel plant in Kentucky


Hemisphere Ltd., the parent company of Continental Refining Co.., announced that it is exploring plans to acquire, relocate and install a soybean crushing, biodiesel refining and blending facility at a current CRC oil refinery in Kentucky.
READ MORE   SHARE    

EPA: 6 more SRE petitions filed, 58 now pending


The U.S. EPA released updated SRE data on Nov. 19, reporting that six additional SRE petitions have been filed with the agency, including one for RFS compliance year 2019 and five for compliance year 2020.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Bill forces EPA to act on RFS pathway, registration petitions


Reps. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., and Jim Hagedorn, R-Minn., on Nov. 18 introduced the Streamlining Advanced Biofuels Registration Act, which aims to force the U.S. EPA to act on outstanding RFS pathway and registration applications.
READ MORE   SHARE    

IEA expects global biofuels production to rebound in 2021


The global biofuels industry has been strongly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report released by the International Energy Agency in early November, with production down approximately 11.6 percent when compared to 2019.
READ MORE   SHARE    

Industry Events

Plant Maintenance & Safety Summit

December 16-17, 2020
Producers Are Free
Virtual Event, Online

2021 National Biodiesel Conference & Expo

January 18-21, 2021

Virtual Event, Online

2021 International Biomass Conference & Expo

March 15-17, 2021
Producers Are Free
Virtual Event, Online

Industry Jobs

There are no jobs currently available. Check back soon.


Subscribe     Unsubscribe




308 Second Ave. N., Suite 304 | Grand Forks, ND 58203 | www.biodieselmagazine.com | 701-746-8385

© BBI International 2020