North America

11 hours ago

EIA: Biofuel capacity up in September, feedstock consumption down

BY Erin VoegeleU.S. biofuels operable production capacity increased slightly in September, according to data released by the U.S. EIA on Nov. 30. Total feedstock consumption was down when compared to both the previous month and September 2021. READ MORE

11 hours ago

Upcoming bill aims to change the way RINs are generated, priced

BY Erin VoegeleA group of five lawmakers on Dec. 2 announced plans to introduce legislation that aims to change the way RINs are generated and traded under the RFS by directing the U.S. EPA to issue the credits at a fixed cost. READ MORE

December 05, 2022

Clean Fuels comments on new SAF, biobased diesel tax incentives

BY Clean Fuels Alliance America Clean Fuels Alliance America is urging the U.S. Treasury to utilize Argonne National Laboratory’s GREET model to measure the lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) in relation to new tax credits. READ MORE

December 02, 2022

JetBlue, Fidelis New Energy sign SAF agreement

BY JetBlue JetBlue and Fidelis New Energy LLC have announced a MOU to provide JetBlue at least 92 million gallons of blended sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) from Fidelis’ Grön Fuels GigaSystem at the Port of Greater Baton Rouge in Louisiana. READ MORE

December 01, 2022

EPA finalizes new RFS canola oil fuel pathways

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. EPA on Dec. 1 released a final rule to create canola oil fuel pathways under the Renewable Fuel Standard for renewable diesel, jet fuel, naphtha, liquified petroleum gas (LPG) and heating oil produced via a hydrotreating process. READ MORE

December 01, 2022

EPA’s RFS ‘set’ rule boosts RVOs through 2025, addresses eRINs

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. EPA on Dec. 1 released its long-awaited RFS “set” rule, which includes RVOs for 2023, 2024 and 2025. The proposed rule also expands the program beyond liquid fuels to include certain types of renewable electricity used to fuel cars. READ MORE

November 30, 2022

Neste, Airbus join forces to advance the use of 100% SAF

BY Neste Corp. Neste and Airbus have signed an agreement to advance the use of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) within the aviation sector. Both parties share a vision that SAF is a key solution to helping reduce greenhouse gas emissions of air travel. READ MORE

November 29, 2022

REEEAC to hold meeting Dec. 7

BY Erin VoegeleThe U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration has announced its Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee will hold a hybrid meeting on Dec. 7. The meeting is open to the public, but registration is required. READ MORE

November 29, 2022

Cargill to acquire Kentucky-based grain company

BY Cargill Inc. Cargill has announced an agreement to acquire Owensboro Grain Company, a fifth-generation family-owned soybean processing facility and refinery located in Owensboro, Kentucky. The acqusition is expected to close in early 2023. READ MORE