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Moving Biodiesel in the Pipeline: Sequencing Matters
February 6, 2015 – 11:26 am | No Comment

by Ron Kotrba (Biodiesel Magazine)  The ability to move biodiesel in pipelines versus truck or rail is considered essential to lower costs and advance biodiesel into the mainstream, but contamination of jet fuel with fatty …

More Ethanol-to-Crude Rail Facility Conversions Unlikely in California: Analyst
March 25, 2014 – 3:44 pm | Comments Off

(Platts)  More conversions of California ethanol rail unloading terminals to crude service are unlikely, following Kinder Morgan’s switch of its Richmond, California, unloading facility, an analyst said Monday.
“The other big [ethanol] terminals aren’t as close …

Tennessee Researchers Develop 5 ppm FAME Detector for Jet Fuel
August 23, 2013 – 1:00 pm | No Comment

by Ron Kotrba (Biodiesel Magazine)  Millions of dollars and years of testing have already been invested in the attempt to increase ASTM’s allowable amount of fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) contamination in jet fuel, which …

Australia to Build $10m Seawater Pipeline for Algae Industry
February 26, 2013 – 6:17 pm | No Comment

(Algae Industry Magazine)  Australia’s State Development Minister Colin Barnett has announced a $10 million government sponsored project for construction of a seawater pipeline to support the expansion of an algae industry at Karratha, in Western …

Sneller: Increased Domestic Oil Production Could Limit Growth of Renewable Fuels
January 25, 2013 – 6:36 pm | No Comment

by Robert Pore (The Independent)  …According to another speaker at the Agriculture Outlook Conference 2013, David Hightower, president of Hightower Report, ethanol has increased corn demand and added value to corn that wasn’t there prior to …

Stop Keystone Pipeline before It’s too Late
February 23, 2012 – 10:51 am | No Comment

by Ted Turner (CNN)  …The purpose of Keystone XL is to bring tar sands crude oil through the United States to Gulf Coast refineries. The route through the United States is actually the oil industry’s …

Harry Reid: Renewables ‘Wiser’ than Keystone
October 28, 2011 – 10:21 am | No Comment

by Darren Goode (Politico)  Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has told Secretary of State Hillary Clinton he has “serious concern” about TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
Reid — in an Oct. 5 letter to Clinton first reported on …

Thailand Revives Hub Plan
October 13, 2011 – 8:14 am | No Comment

(UpstreamOnline)  Thailand aims to revive a long-stalled plan to become an oil trading and biofuel hub in Southeast Asia, challenging Singapore’s dominance, its new energy minister said on Thursday.
Pichai Naripthaphan said the net oil importer …

U.S. Poised to Pump in More of Canada’s Dirtiest Oil
December 13, 2010 – 11:20 am | No Comment

By Renee Schoof   (Star-Telegram/McClatchy)  At the climate talks under way in Cancun, Mexico, the U.S. has assured the world it’s not backing away from its pledge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. At the same time, however, …

Specialty Pipelines for Renewable and Alternative Energy Substances
December 13, 2010 – 8:33 am | No Comment

(SBI Energy)  The world is rushing to harness alternative and renewable energy sources, and global specialty pipeline infrastructure is jumping to keep up. SBI Energy estimates that the total global market for specialty pipelines will show …