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March 03, 2023

Neste helps reduce GHG emissions globally by 11.1M tons in 2022

BY Neste Corp. In 2022, Neste’s renewable solutions helped customers reduce their GHG emissions globally by 11.1 million tons altogether. This amount equals the annual carbon footprint of the removal of 4 million passenger cars from the roads for a full year. READ MORE

March 03, 2023

Neste considers establishing an algae pilot facility in Spain

BY Neste Corp. Neste is considering the establishment of an algae pilot production facility in Spain to further strengthen the growth of its global raw material pool. The project is currently in the planning phase with no final investment decision made yet. READ MORE

March 02, 2023

Yield10, American Airlines collaborate on camelina for SAF

BY Yield10 Bioscience Inc. Yield10 Bioscience Inc. has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with American Airlines Inc. to collaborate in developing the value chain for camelina as a low-carbon feedstock oil for sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). READ MORE

March 01, 2023

Clean Fuels hires new senior communications manager

BY Clean Fuels Alliance America Clean Fuels Alliance America has announced the appointment of Katherine Reed as senior communications manager. Reed will support the implementation of the association’s marketing and communications plan. READ MORE

February 28, 2023

EIA: US biofuels capacity up in December, feedstock use down

BY Erin VoegeleTotal U.S. operable biofuels production capacity expanded in December. Total biofuel feedstock consumption was down when compared to both the previous month and December 2021, according to data released by the U.S. EIA on Feb. 28. READ MORE

February 28, 2023

Neste: Collaboration achieves helicopter flight with SAF

BY Neste Corp. Neste, Airbus, Safran Engines and Microflite have jointly operated Australia’s first helicopter flights using SAF. The Airbus H130 helicopter was powered by a Safran Arriel 2D engine and fueled with SAF supplied by Neste. READ MORE

February 27, 2023

Yield10 announces progress with herbicide-tolerant camelina

BY Yield10 Bioscience Inc. Yield10 Bioscience Inc., an agricultural bioscience company, on Feb. 21 announced key advancements for enabling weed control for Camelina cultivation and for supporting grower adoption of this crop for the biofuel feedstock oil market. READ MORE

February 24, 2023

Nebraska Soybean Board promotes biodiesel

BY Nebraska Soybean Board The Nebraska Soybean Board has launched a truck side campaign promoting the use of biodiesel fuel in the state. This effort is aimed at raising awareness about a homegrown market and encouraging Nebraskans to swich to biodiesel. READ MORE

February 23, 2023

CVR Energy restructures its renewables business

BY Erin VoegeleCVR Energy Inc. on Feb. 1 completed a transaction to break out its renewables business, according to statements made by CEO David Lamp during a Q4 earnings call held Feb. 22. Lamp also discussed operations at CVR’s Oklahoma renewable diesel facility. READ MORE

February 23, 2023

KBR launches SAF technology in alliance with Swedish Biofuels

BY KBR Inc. KBR announced Feb. 20 that it has launched SAF technology in alliance with Swedish Biofuels AB, a technology developer and pioneer in cutting-edge research on biofuels. Validation of KBR's technology was performed in conjunction with DARPA. READ MORE

February 23, 2023

Darling Ingredients recycles used cooking oil from Panda Express

BY Darling Ingredients Inc. Darling Ingredients Inc. on Feb. 21 announced Panda Restaurant Group Inc. has chosen Darling Ingredients to recycle its used cooking oil into sustainable products, such as cleaner burning renewable diesel and SAF. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

Feenstra introduces 3 bills to boost research for biobased fuels

BY Erin VoegeleRep. Randy Feenstra, R-Iowa, in February reintroduced three bills that aim to support the U.S. biofuels industry by comparing the costs of EV and FFV fleets, supporting R&D for SAF, and supporting the development of biofuel fuel cells. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

Zero6 Energy, Chevron REG partner to drive emissions down

BY Clean Energy Economy MN Chevron Renewable Energy Group is using wind energy to lower the carbon intensity score of the biofuel produced at its facility in Albert Lea, Minnesota. CEEM recently visited the facility to learn more about the project. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

Neste helps Bell 505 fuel single engine helicopter with SAF

BY Neste Corp. Bell Textron has completed its first flight fueled solely by 100 percent sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) with its Bell 505 becoming the first-ever single engine helicopter to fly using 100 percent SAF, according to Neste. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

Strategic Biofuels to install Johnson Matthey, bp technology

BY Johnson Matthey Johnson Matthey and bp on Feb. 20 announced that their co-developed, award-winning Fischer Tropsch (FT) CANS technology has been selected by Strategic Biofuels for its Louisiana Green Fuels project in Caldwell Parish, Louisiana. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

Neste to supply sustainable aviation fuel to Wizz Air

BY Neste Corp. Neste and Wizz Air have agreed on the supply of Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel from 2025 onwards. The agreement gives Wizz Air the opportunity to purchase 36,000 tons of Neste-produced SAF per annum over a period of three years. READ MORE

February 22, 2023

Eni Sustainable Mobility, PBF Energy partner on US biorefinery

BY PBF Energy Inc. Eni Sustainable Mobility and PBF Energy Inc. on Feb. 16 announced they have entered into definitive agreements to partner in a 50-50 joint venture for the biorefinery currently under construction co-located with PBF's Chalmette Refinery in Louisiana. READ MORE

February 21, 2023

EPA accepts Christianson PLLP quality assurance program protocol

BY Christianson PLLP Christianson PLLP on Feb. 21 announced that the U.S. EPA has approved its Quality Assurance Program (QAP) protocol for biodiesel and renewable diesel producers participating in the Renewable Fuel Standard. READ MORE

February 21, 2023

United launches $100+ million sustainable flight fund

BY United Airlines In an effort to rally businesses and consumers, United has launched the United Airlines Ventures Sustainable Flight Fund, a first-of-its-kind investment vehicle designed to support start-ups focused on sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). READ MORE

February 21, 2023

Neste, Scania partner to improve tracking of renewable fuels

BY Neste Corp. Neste and Scania are piloting a digital solution that enables easy follow-up and verification of each truck's usage of renewable fuels. The solution combines data from Scania Fleet Management Portal with Neste's fuel emission data. READ MORE

February 21, 2023

Sasol, Topsoe to accelerate growth in SAF

BY Topsoe Sasol, the global chemicals and energy company, and Topsoe, a global leader in carbon emission reduction technologies, have signed a MOU with the intent to establish a 50/50 joint venture (JV) in 2023 to produce SAF. READ MORE

February 20, 2023

EPA: 1.75 billion RINs generated under RFS in January

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. EPA has released data showing more than 1.75 billion renewable identification number (RINs) were generated under the Renewable Fuel Standard in January, up from 1.59 billion that were generated during the same month of 2022. READ MORE

February 20, 2023

EPA: 2 new SRE petitions filed, 24 SRE petitions now pending

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. EPA on Feb. 16 released data showing that two SRE petitions have been filed under the RFS over the past month. A total of 24 SRE petitions are now pending, up from 22 that were pending as of mid-January. READ MORE

February 20, 2023

GAO: EPA’s June 2022 denial of SREs not subject to CRA

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. Government Accountability Office on Feb. 9 issued a determination that states the U.S. EPA’s June 2022 denial of 69 SREs under the RFS is not a rule, and therefore is not subject to the requirements of the Congressional Review Act. READ MORE

February 20, 2023

bp plans for biorefinery in Australia reach new milestone

BY bp bp has announced plans to retrofit its Kwinana refinery in Australia to produce sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and renewable diesel. The facility is expected to begin producing biobased fuels in 2026. READ MORE

February 20, 2023

Neste supplies SAF to Boeing

BY Neste Corp. Boeing has agreed to purchase Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel supplied by EPIC Fuels, Signature Aviation and Avfuel to power its U.S. commercial operations through 2023. Neste’s SAF will be blended with conventional jet fuel at a 30/70 ratio. READ MORE

February 15, 2023

Iowa biodiesel supporters celebrate success

BY Iowa Biodiesel Board Iowa's 2022 Biofuels Access Bill was passed by wide bipartisan margins last year and is expected to increase consumer access to higher biofuel blends such as B20 and B30. READ MORE

February 14, 2023

NH90 helicopter flies on sustainable aviation fuel

BY Safran Helicopter Engines The test flight took place on Feb. 3, at the expertise and test centre DGA Essais en vol in Istres. It marks a first for a military helicopter with such a high content of SAF, and without any engine modification. READ MORE

February 13, 2023

ABPDU’s gas capture capability enables production of SAF molecule

BY By Katy Christiansen, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory : Scientists at DOE’s Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts Process Development Unit, DOE’s Bioprocessing Separations Consortium, and Argonne National Laboratory have partnered with Amyris to meet demand for SAF using gas capture technologies. READ MORE

February 09, 2023

USDA maintains forecast for soybean oil use in biofuel production

BY Erin VoegeleThe USDA maintained its forecast for 2022-’23 soybean oil use in biofuel production in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, released Feb. 8. The U.S. soybean outlook is for lower soybean crush and higher ending stocks. READ MORE

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