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Wrapping up the 2009 Show
Posted February 4, 2009



National Biodiesel Conference
February 4-7, 2013 - Las Vegas Nevada

Research: Australia biodiesel market has potential

Frost & Sullivan, a global research and consulting company, recently prepared the report "Strategic Analysis for the Australian Biodiesel Industry," which found that direct government intervention is needed to spur expansion of the biodiesel industry in Australia.READ MORE

Companies partner with Innovation Fuels

New York-based Innovation Fuels is partnering with Tanco Milwaukee LLC to form Innovation Fuels Tanco Milwaukee to operate a 312,000-barrel (13.1-million gallon) terminal in the Port of Milwaukee. In a separate announcement, Innovation Fuels said it will partner with Mitchell Supreme Fuel Co., a New-Jersey based home heating oil supplier, to provide biodiesel-blended heating oil to the area.READ MORE Paratherm

Farmers can earn carbon credits for biodiesel

The Pennsylvania Farm Bureau, in conjunction with Global Emissions Exchange of Closter, N.J., plans to help farmers in Pennsylvania earn carbon credits for using biodiesel on the farm.READ MORE

SAIC receives $25 million DARPA contract for algae

San Diego-based Science Applications International Corp. recently announced that its multi-phase algae development program has received a $25 million grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, a U.S. Department of Defense program.READ MORE

Rohm and Haas releases new technology

Biodiesel technology producer Rohm and Haas Co. has launched a new feedstock purification technology that converts all free fatty acids into biodiesel, reducing costs and supporting a variety of feedstocks.READ MORE

USDA, DOE announce R&D grant opportunity

The USDA and U.S. DOE issued a joint funding opportunity announcement on Jan. 30, stating that up to $25 million will be granted to the research and development of technologies and processes to produce biofuels, bioenergy and high-value biobased products.READ MORE

REG opens Colorado biodiesel blending terminal

As part of Iowa-based Renewable Energy Group Inc.'s national infrastructure plan, it has opened a new biodiesel blending terminal in Alamosa, Colo., which will provide the company's trademarked REG-9000 brand of biodiesel.READ MORE

Japan Airlines passenger jet tests biofuel

During a 90-minute demonstration flight from Tokyo on Jan. 30, Japan Airlines tested using a mixture of biofuel, produced using camelina, jatropha and algae oils. One of the Boeing 747-300 aircraft's four Pratt & Whitney JT9D engines was fueled with a 50-percent biofuel mixture and 50-percent traditional kerosene-based Jet-A fuel.READ MORE

NBB: Session focuses on future, indirect land use

The second of three general sessions at the 2009 National Biodiesel Conference & Expo in San Francisco was as moving as it was informative. The National Biodiesel Board shared the stage with actress Darryl Hannah and singer Melissa Etheridge, who are both passionate about using renewable energy and biodiesel.READ MORE

NBB: 2009 conference focuses on change

This week, more than 2,000 people are attending the four-day National Biodiesel Conference and Expo in San Francisco. The National Biodiesel Board is hosting the conference; this year's theme is "Leading Change Now."READ MORE
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