Biodiesel Use

January 13, 2017

Hero BX offers branded Bioheat distributor program

BY Ron KotrbaHero BX's new program offers heating oil retailers the opportunity to carry the Hero BX brand and supporting technical and marketing benefits in exchange for Bioheat supply contracts. Hero BX has biodiesel plants in Pennsylvania and Alabama. READ MORE

January 13, 2017

In Depth: A 20-Year-Old Startup

BY Gene GebolysFrom the Winter 2017 print edition of Biodiesel Magazine, Gene Gebolys, the founder and president of World Energy, takes us on his and World Energy's fantastic journey through the ups and downs of biodiesel over the past 20 years. READ MORE

January 12, 2017

Inside NBB: NBB Programs Lay Foundation for Industry Growth

BY National Biodiesel Board From the Winter 2017 print edition of Biodiesel Magazine, this article from the National Biodiesel Board discusses how the organization uses its funding to strengthen biodiesel's position in the U.S. market through a variety of programs. READ MORE

January 10, 2017

100 percent waste-based renewable diesel hits market in Finland

BY Ron KotrbaNeste has launched a renewable diesel made entirely from waste and residues under the brand name Neste MY Renewable Diesel at select service stations in Finland's Helsinki region Jan. 9. Neste has also signed use contracts with two firms. READ MORE

January 06, 2017

Opinion: Biodiesel Industry Continues Growth through Unified Efforts, Challenges Remain

BY Donnell RehaganThe newly appointed CEO of the National Biodiesel Board Donnell Rehagen provides his perspective on what 2016 meant for the U.S. biodiesel sector, where 2017 may take it, and how the organization is helping accomplish the industry's goals. READ MORE

December 27, 2016

Preview: Winter 2017 print edition of Biodiesel Magazine

BY Ron KotrbaA sneak peak at the contents of our 2017 Winter print edition of Biodiesel Magazine READ MORE

December 27, 2016

Lux Research: FOG-based biodiesel remains significant opportunity

BY Lux Research The new generation of policies is based on carbon-intensity metrics, and biomass-based diesel and conventional electricity lead the race to meet new emissions reduction goals. Diversified energy companies are well-placed, according to Lux Research. READ MORE

December 14, 2016

Chevron invests in Novvi's renewable base oil technology

BY Amyris Inc. Chevron Products Co. and Novvi LLC, a joint venture of Amyris, Cosan and American Refining Group, announced that Chevron has made an equity investment into Novvi, a company that produces targeted hydrocarbon molecules from plant sugars. READ MORE

December 09, 2016

Biodiesel production, consumption expected to continue increasing

BY Sue Retka Schill Two prolific biofuel market analysts and ag economists from the University of Illinois, Darrel Good and Scott Irwin, say the U.S.'s annual production and consumption of biomass-based diesel is likely to continue to increase through 2022. READ MORE