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Lufthansa Group, VARO Energy partner on SAF

BY Lufthansa Group The Lufthansa Group and the energy company VARO are expanding their long-standing partnership and have signed a MOU on the production and supply of SAF. This means that VARO could supply the Lufthansa Group large volumes of SAF from as early as 2026. READ MORE

February 02, 2023

EIA: US renewable diesel capacity could more than double by 2025

BY U.S. Energy Information Administration U.S. production capacity for renewable diesel could more than double from current levels by the end of 2025, based on several announcements for projects that are either under construction or could start development soon. READ MORE

February 02, 2023

Diamond Green Diesel approves SAF project in Texas

BY Darling Ingredients Inc. Darling Ingredients Inc. and Valero Energy Corp., on Jan. 31 announced that the companies have made the final investment decision on a sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) project at the Diamond Green Diesel (DGD) Port Arthur plant in Texas. READ MORE

February 01, 2023

Marathon starts up phase 1 of Martinez conversion project

BY Erin VoegeleMarathon Petroleum has announced that the first phase of its renewable diesel conversion project at its Martinez refinery in California has commenced startup activities and is on track to be operating at full nameplate capacity by the end of Q1. READ MORE

February 01, 2023

Greenfield Global leverages ag clean technology program funding

BY Greenfield Global Inc. Greenfield Global Inc., in close collaboration with the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Engineering, is leading the development of a new clean technology that will convert agricultural waste into renewable diesel fuel. READ MORE

January 31, 2023

EIA: Biofuel capacity, feedstock consumption up in November

BY Erin VoegeleU.S. operable biofuels production capacity was up in November, with gains for both ethanol and renewable diesel, according to data released by the U.S. EIA on Jan. 31. Total feedstock consumption was up slightly from October. READ MORE

January 30, 2023

Velocys completes construction on reactor core assembly facility

BY Erin VoegeleVelocys has released a business update, reporting that the company has completed construction on a new reactor core assembly facility in Ohio. Velocys also outlined timelines for the development of its proposed biorefineries in the U.S. and the U.K. READ MORE

January 30, 2023

Court suspends RFS obligations for 2 small refineries

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on Jan. 27 suspended Renewable Fuel Standard compliance obligations for two refineries that were denied small refinery exemptions (SREs) by the U.S. EPA last year. READ MORE

January 30, 2023

Emirates operates demonstration flight with Neste SAF

BY Neste Corp. Emirates has operated its first milestone demonstration flight on a Boeing 777-300ER, powering one of its engines 100 percent with Neste’s Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). The flight took off on 30 January from Dubai International Airport. READ MORE