Biodiesel Business

August 24, 2016

An in-depth review of the National Advanced Biofuels Conference

BY Ron KotrbaThe National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo, co-located with the International Fuel Ethanol Workshop, took place this summer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This in-depth review covers the event's technical sessions on biojet, biogas and biodiesel. READ MORE

August 22, 2016

Speakers, agenda announced for the 2016 Energy Conference

BY The 2016 Energy Conference The 2016 Energy Conference, Sept. 19-21 in Des Moines, Iowa, will bring public and private entities together to discuss energy policy, climate change, and to network. Its purpose is to create profit-driven opportunities for energy independence. READ MORE

August 11, 2016

BDI-BioEnergy International achieves considerable sales increase

BY BDI-BioEnergy International AG Austria-based biodiesel technology provider BDI-BioEnergy International AG's implementation of major projects in Great Britain as planned, and a good financial result, made sure the company performed successfully in the first half of 2016. READ MORE

August 05, 2016

REG Q2 revenue up 49.4 percent, surpassing half a billion dollars

BY Renewable Energy Group Inc. Q2 revenue was $558.3 million. The company sold 150.1 million gallons of fuel, 56.2 percent more gallons of fuel than Q2 2015 resulting in an increase in revenue of 49.4 percent. It also increased ownership in Petrotec to more than 90 percent. READ MORE

July 20, 2016

Enzymatic biodiesel plant in St. Joseph, Missouri, sold

BY Ron KotrbaOcean Park Advisors announced July 20 that its client, Terra Biodiesel Holding LLC, closed the sale of its biodiesel plant located in St. Joseph, Missouri, to an undisclosed strategic buyer. OPA acted as exclusive advisor to Terra Biodiesel Holding. READ MORE

July 01, 2016

Biox, World Energy JV closes on acquisition of 90 MMgy plant

BY Biox Corp. A 50/50 joint venture between Biox Corp. and World Energy announced June 30 that it has closed on the acquisition of a 90 MMgy biodiesel production facility in Houston, Texas, formerly known as Green Earth Fuels. Start-up will occur in Q3. READ MORE

June 29, 2016

2 Florida men plead guilty to multistate biodiesel fraud scheme

BY U.S. Department of Justice Davanzo and Fedyna operated entities that purported to purchase biodiesel, on which credits had been claimed and which was ineligible for additional credits, produced by co-conspirators at Gen-X Energy Group and Southern Resources and Commodities. READ MORE

June 20, 2016

Biox acquires Methes' 50 MMly Sombra, Ontario, biodiesel plant

BY Biox Corp. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada-based biodiesel producer Biox Corp. announced June 17 it has acquired a 50 million liter (13.2 million gallon) nameplate capacity biodiesel facility in Sombra, Ontario, from Methes Energies Canada Inc. for USD$4.5 million. READ MORE

June 15, 2016

Global companies unite in below50 to scale up sustainable fuels

BY The World Business Council for Sustainable Development Forward-thinking businesses are partnering with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, Roundtable for Sustainable Biomaterials and Sustainable Energy for All through a global initiative called below50 to promote sustainable fuels. READ MORE