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August 25, 2022

EIA: US renewable diesel capacity up significantly

BY Erin VoegeleU.S. production capacity for renewable diesel and associated fuels more than doubled between 2021 and 2022, reaching 1.75 billion gallons per year, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. READ MORE

August 25, 2022

EIA: US biodiesel capacity down slightly

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. was home to 72 biodiesel plants with a combined capacity of 2.255 billion gallons per year as of Jan. 1, 2022, according to data released by the U.S. EIA. Capacity fell by three plants and 154 MMgy when compared to Jan. 1, 2021. READ MORE

August 25, 2022

GoodFuels’ Asia-Pacific branch delivers biofuel to NYK

BY GoodFuels GoodFuels on Aug. 16 announced that it has successfully supplied sustainable marine biofuel to NYK’s bulk carrier MV Frontier Explorer, in the first such delivery to a major maritime client since the company opened its Singapore office. READ MORE

August 24, 2022

Avfuel, Neste and Hillsboro Aviation Introduce SAF in Oregon

BY Avfuel Corp. As Hillsboro Aviation (KHIO) accepted its first load of Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel this month, the FBO—in collaboration with Avfuel Corp. and Neste—secured the first business aviation foothold for SAF in the state of Oregon. READ MORE

August 24, 2022

Strategic Biofuels wins $1M grant from DHS and FEMA

BY Strategic Biofuels Strategic Biofuels has announc that the Port of Columbia, home to the Louisiana Green Fuels project, has been awarded a $1 million grant from the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA through its Port Security Grant Program. READ MORE

August 23, 2022

EIA: Total US biofuel capacity at 21 billion gallons per year

BY U.S. Energy Information Administration As of January 1, 2022, biofuel plant production capacity in the United States reached 21 billion gallons per year (gal/y) from 275 facilities. More than four-fifths of U.S. biofuel production capacity was for fuel ethanol. READ MORE

August 22, 2022

USDA opens new application window for HBIIP

BY Erin VoegeleThe USDA announced the opening of a new $100 million, 90-day application window for the Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program on Aug. 23. Applications for the current round of funding can be submitted through Nov. 21. READ MORE

August 22, 2022

EPA sets prices for 2021, 2022 cellulosic waiver credits

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. EPA has announced the Renewable Fuel Standard cellulosic waiver credit prices for 2021 and 2022 are $2.23 and $2.31, respectively, up from a price of $1.80 set for 2020 cellulosic waiver credits. READ MORE

August 19, 2022

World Energy to develop new SAF hub in Texas

BY World Energy World Energy on Aug. 18 announced it is launching advanced engineering plans to convert its existing assets in Houston to launch a new SAF hub that will boost the company's SAF capacity by 250 MMgy. The hub is expected to be operational in 2025. READ MORE

August 18, 2022

EPA: 1.7 billion RINs generated in July

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. EPA released updated renewable identification number (RIN) data on Aug. 18, reporting that 1.7 billion RINs were generated under the Renewable Fuel Standard in July, down slightly from the same month of last year. READ MORE

August 18, 2022

EPA: No new SRE petitions filed, 3 remain pending

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. EPA on Aug. 18 published updated data on small refinery exemptions (SREs) filed under the RFS, reporting that no new SRE petitions have been filed in the past month. Three SRE petitions are currently pending. READ MORE

August 17, 2022

LCFC urges CARB to recognize climate smart ag in LCFS rulemaking

BY Erin VoegeleThe Low Carbon Fuels Coalition on Aug. 7 sent a letter to the California Air Resources Board urging the agency to recognize farming practices and other methods of climate smart agriculture (CSA) in its upcoming Low Carbon Fuel Standard rulemaking. READ MORE

August 17, 2022

IRFA launches On-Farm Biodiesel Credit program

BY Iowa Renewable Fuels Association On Aug. 11, IRFA launched a new statewide On-Farm Biodiesel Credit program to give back to farmers dedicated to using biodiesel. Farmers who are buying a biodiesel blend can receive up to 50 cents per gallon for using higher blends of biodiesel. READ MORE

August 16, 2022

Biden signs new SAF, hydrogen, clean fuel tax credits into law

BY Erin VoegelePresident Joe Biden on Aug. 16 signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law, calling the legislation the “biggest step forward in climate—ever” and stressing it will allow the U.S. to boldly take additional steps towards meeting its climate goals. READ MORE

August 16, 2022

ITA seeks additional nominations for REEEAC

BY Erin VoegeleThe ITA is seeking additional nominations for members of its Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee in an effort to widen the pool of qualified candidates and to ensure that diverse points of view are represented. READ MORE

August 16, 2022

Clean Fuels celebrates new name with ribbon cutting ceremony

BY Clean Fuels Alliance America Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, along with other officials and civic leaders, on Aug. 16 joined Clean Fuels Alliance America CEO Donnell Rehagen for a ribbon cutting at the trade association’s headquarters in Jefferson City. READ MORE

August 15, 2022

Thailand’s biodiesel production, use declines in 2022

BY Erin VoegeleThailand’s production of biodiesel is expected to decline for the third consecutive year in 2022, according to a report filed with the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service’s Global Agricultural Information Network. READ MORE

August 15, 2022

Bayer launches digital platform for sustainable farming

BY Bayer Bayer on Aug. 15 announced the launch of ForGround, a farmer-first digital platform that will transform the way farms of all sizes can more easily make the transition to sustainable agricultural practices.Bayer on Aug. 15 announced the launch of ForG READ MORE

August 12, 2022

House passes Inflation Reduction Act

BY Erin VoegeleThe House on Aug. 12 voted 220 to 207 to pass the Inflation Reduction Act, a legislative package that includes a wide range of provisions that benefit the biofuel and bioenergy industries. President Biden is expected to sign the bill next week. READ MORE

August 12, 2022

USDA maintains forecast for 2022-’23 soybean oil use in biofuels

BY Erin VoegeleThe USDA reduced its estimate for 2021-’22 soybean oil use in biofuel by 200 million pounds in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, released Aug. 12. The forecast for 2020-’23 soybean oil use in biofuel was maintained. READ MORE

August 12, 2022

USDA: US soybean production up 2% from last year

BY Erin VoegeleU.S. soybean production for 2022 is expected to reach 4.53 billion bushels, up 2 percent when compared to 2021, according to the USDA National Agriculture Statistics Service’s latest Crop Production report, issued Aug. 12. READ MORE

August 11, 2022

Renewable diesel facility in Reno begins operations

BY Greater Commercial Lending Greater Commercial Lending has announced that New Rise Renewables Reno, a 44 MMgy renewable diesel faciltiy located in Reno, Nevada, is begining operations. The project was inagurated by local officials on Aug. 11. READ MORE

August 11, 2022

Restaurant Technologies to utilize fuels from Chevron REG

BY Restaurant Technologies Restaurant Technologies is taking a step forward in its sustainability journey by utilizing biofuels from Chevron Renewable Energy Group, a subsidiary of Chevron Corp., in its commercial vehicle fleet. READ MORE

August 10, 2022

BIC wins $1.8M to support development of biomass standards

BY Erin VoegeleThe Canadian government on Aug. 3 awarded $1.8 million under Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s AgriAssurance Program to Bioindustrial Innovation Canada, a nonprofit group that supports the commercialization of sustainable technologies. READ MORE

August 10, 2022

Alfa Laval acquires Desmet

BY Alfa Laval Alfa Laval has completed the acquisition of Desmet, part of the Desmet Ballestra Group, a world leader in engineering and supplying processing plants and technologies for edible oils and biofuel sectors. READ MORE

August 10, 2022

39th Annual Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo to be held June 12-14

BY Ethanol Producer Magazine BBI International has announced the 39th Annual International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo will be held June 12-14, 2023 at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Speaker presentation abstracts will be accepted through Feb. 10, 2023. READ MORE

August 09, 2022

Clean fuels industry urges NY to decarbonize with Bioheat

BY Clean Fuels Alliance America Clean Fuels Alliance America and other clean energy groups are assuring the New York Department of Environmental Conservation that ample supply exists to meet the state’s Bioheat fuel mandate, which was due to take effect on July 1. READ MORE

August 09, 2022

Sustainable Oils to develop camelina varieties via gene editing

BY Sustainable Oils Inc. Sustainable Oils Inc. on Aug. 8 announced a joint licensing agreement with Corteva Agriscience and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard for CRISPR-Cas9 and related gene editing tools to further develop their patented camelina varieties. READ MORE

August 08, 2022

Calumet to begin renewable diesel production this fall

BY Erin VoegeleCalumet Specialty Products Partners L.P. expects to begin producing renewable diesel at its facility in Great Fall, Montana, within the next 60 to 70 days, according to comments made by CEO Todd Borgmann during a Q2 earnings call on Aug. 5. READ MORE

August 08, 2022

EPA seeks comments on 2 candidates for peer review of RFS report

BY Erin VoegeleThe EPA on Aug. 1 opened a 15-day comment period on two additional peer review candidates that are under consideration to serve on an external expert panel to peer review the EPA’s third triennial report to Congress on biofuels and the environment. READ MORE

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