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Maryland Clean Energy Center Names HY-TEK Bio 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year

(HY-TEK Bio)  The Maryland Clean Energy Center (MCEC) has chosen Howard County-based HY-TEK Bio, LLC as the 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year. HY-TEK Bio earned the award due to its

August 30, 2014 Read Full Article

2 New Type Ethanol Plants to Open in Iowa

(AP/AgriNews)  A new era of ethanol fuel production will begin soon as Iowa refineries begin full operation using materials other than corn kernels. Iowa has two major cellulosic plants under

August 29, 2014 Read Full Article

New Orleans Entrepreneur Pushing Technology to Chemically Manufacture Oil: Meet Our Reader Vote Winner

by Mark Waller (New Orleans Times Picayune) For Brandon Iglesias, there wasn’t a specific moment of revelation. Unlike some entrepreneurs, he didn’t spot a glaring gap in an industry and move

August 29, 2014 Read Full Article

Do GMO Crops Foster Monoculture?

by Steve Savage (GMO Answers)  Do GMO crops “foster monoculture?” This is a frequent criticism of modern agriculture. I have three with problems it: “Monoculture” isn’t the right term to

August 29, 2014 Read Full Article

The Three 'F Words' Repeated Again and Again

by Tim Rudnicki (Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association)  Just a few days ago the National Conference of State Legislatures convened policymakers from across the country in Minneapolis. Several thousand legislators, legislative committee staffers

August 29, 2014 Read Full Article

Tennessee AgriTech Challenge November 11, 2014 Murfreesboro, TN

  Tennessee AgriTech Challenge   November 11, 2014    Murfreesboro, TN

SAVE THE DATE This exciting event will feature presentations from agricultural technology start-ups, established companies, venture capitalists and thought leaders to support Governor Haslam’s Rural Challenge: A 10-Year Strategic Plan.

August 29, 2014 Read Full Article

DOE Awards $3.5 Million to Cellana for Algal Biofuels

(Algae Industry Magazine) The U.S. Energy Department has announced $3.5 million for an algae project aimed at accelerating the development of sustainable, affordable algal biofuels… Cellana, LLC, in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii,

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

OPERATION BioenergizeME Now Online

(US Department of Energy Bioenergy Technologies Office)  BETO has created a new Web page for OPERATION #BioenergizeME, where students, educators, and anyone interested in the future of the U.S. energy

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Export Exchange 2014™ October 20-22 Seattle, WA

  Export Exchange 2014™    October 20-22  Seattle, WA

More than 180 international buyers and end-users are expected Oct. 20-22, 2014, in Seattle, Washington – eager to meet and build relationships with more than 300 domestic suppliers in attendance

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Iowa Ag Secy Bill Northey On Corn, RFS

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  There are two big topics during the Farm Progress Show this year: the corn crop and the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). During the show, I had

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

First Ionic Liquid Made from Plant Waste

by James Urquhart (Chemistry World)  Ionic liquids – salts that are liquid at room temperature – could potentially be made more cheaply and greenly by recycling by-products from biofuel production processes,

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Neste Oil Announces Off-take Agreement with U.S. Algae Producer

(Neste Oil/Biomass Magazine) Neste Oil and Renewable Algal Energy, a U.S.-based algae biomass producer, have signed a contingent commercial algae oil off-take agreement. Algae oil is one of the alternatives

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

$15 Million Available for Advanced Biofuels Payment Program

by Anna Austin (Biomass Magazine) The USDA recently issued a notice of contract proposals for its Advanced Biofuel Payment Program, which provides payments to producers to support and expand production of

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

USDA REAP Sinks $3.4 Billion into Rural Economies

by Anna Simet (Biomass Magazine) Though the USDA Rural Energy for America Program has been hugely successful since it was first implemented in the 2002 Farm Bill, numerous changes have been

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

JBEI GT Collection: A New Resource for Advanced Biofuels Research

(Joint BioEnergy Institute/Biomass Magazine) Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Joint BioEnergy Institute have unveiled the first glycosyltransferase clone collection specifically targeted for the study of the biosynthesis of plant

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Brazil to Provide $843.5 Million for Sugar Cane Research Program

(Bloomberg Businessweek) Brazil’s state-development bank BNDES agreed to provide 1.9 billion reais ($843.5 million) in funding to companies seeking to increase productivity at ethanol and sugar plants. Banco Nacional de

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

EPA Official Admits RFS Process Taking Longer Than it Should

by Spencer Chase (Agri-Pulse.com) An official with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told members of the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) that the renewable fuels standard (RFS) is still important

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Wisconsinites Like Ethanol in the Gasoline

( Brownfield Ag News for America) The Wisconsin Corn Growers Association says a recent statewide opinion poll shows Badger State citizens support the use of ethanol in gasoline by a

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Honduras Opens Ethanol Production Plant

(Caribbean Journal)  Honduras has opened its first ethanol plant in the eastern portion of the country. It plant is part of a wider initiative led by the Organization of American

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Roxas Wants to Boost Biofuels to 20% of Overall Sales

(BiofuelsDigest) In the Philippines, Roxas Holdings wants to boost the share of biofuel sales to 15% to 20% overall by September, helping to diversify away from sugar. Ethanol production is currently above

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

EnAlgae Publishes “State of the Industry” Guides for NW Europe

(Algae Industry Magazine) EnAlgae, a research partnership drawing on expertise across seven EU Member States, has announced the publication of six reports on their website looking at the state of the

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

4 Minutes With…John Kirkwood, Partner, Kreig Devault

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  … Our team of attorneys in the Alternative Energy Group has a national practice and reputation. We cover every aspect of “project finance,” including project contracts,

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Surface-to-Air: How Vertimass Might Shatter Conventional Yields in Alcohol-to-Jet Fuels

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Saturated E10 ethanol markets; unmet demand in aviation biofuels: can Vertimass’ technology provide the bridge? … After all, if you dehydrate ethanol (that is, remove the

August 28, 2014 Read Full Article

Ethanol-Run Green Bus Set for Trial Runs in Nagpur

(India Today)  Nagpur received India’s first ethanol-run city passenger transport bus, which has been manufactured by Scania, the Sweden-based commercial vehicle and engine maker, for trial runs on Friday.  Scania

August 26, 2014 Read Full Article

Marsha Folsom Bringing Bamboo to Bama

by Tiffeny Owens (Cullman Times)  On Friday, the former Alabama First Lady shared how her company, Resource Fiber, plans to make the Asian plant the state’s new cash crop at

August 26, 2014 Read Full Article

U.S. Navy Eyes Biofuels to Fuel Fleet of the Future

by Matt DiLallo  (Motley Fool)  … America’s military actually consumes as much energy as the entire population of Nigeria, and there are 140 million people living in Nigeria. Suffice it to

August 26, 2014 Read Full Article

White Lists: A Proactive Approach to Risk Reduction for the Bioenergy Industry

by Dr. Doria Gordon (The Nature Conservancy/Biofuels Digest)   Cultivation of bioenergy crops is predicted to increase to between 27 and 120 million acres by 2022 in order to meet the

August 26, 2014 Read Full Article

4 Minutes with…Marc Verbruggen, CEO, NatureWorks

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  … NatureWorks manufactures Ingeo, a bio-plastic (PLA) made from plants, in a large plant in Nebraska.  We sell Ingeo worldwide in a large variety of applications

August 26, 2014 Read Full Article

EPA's Final 2014 RVO Delivered to the OMB; Industry Reacts

by Susanne Retka Schill (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  The U.S. EPA has finalized its 2014 renewable volume obligation (RVO) rule for the renewable fuels standard (RFS) and submitted it to the Office

August 26, 2014 Read Full Article

UN Draft Document for Application of UNFC-2009 to Renewable Energy Resources Open to Comment through Sep. 12

by Isabel Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Europe, the UN draft document, “Generic Specifications for Application of the United Nations Framework Classification for Fossil Energy and Mineral Reserves and Resources 2009

August 25, 2014 Read Full Article

Genera Energy Releases Biomass Infographic

(Genera Energy)  Infographic highlights a variety of biomass feedstocks, provides insight into choosing the right solution for any biomass project Genera Energy, a recognized innovator in sustainable biomass feedstock supply

August 25, 2014 Read Full Article

John Deere and Hillco Technologies Introduce Single Pass Round Bale System

(John Deere)  Hillco Technologies, Inc., working in developmental partnership with John Deere, has developed a revolutionary new system for harvesting corn and baling corn stover in one simple step. The Hillco

August 25, 2014 Read Full Article

In Defense of the Bio-Skeptic

by Todd Taylor  (Fredrikson & Byron/Biofuels Digest)  … Every serious player in this industry understands its challenges, as evidenced by all the panels, presentations and articles on the challenges we face. A

August 25, 2014 Read Full Article

One Man’s Trash Turns into Fuel

by Jeff DeYoung (Iowa Farmer Today)  Mike Greenfield has more than 80 percent of his corn residue contracted to DuPont for use in the company’s cellulosic ethanol plant. If he had

August 25, 2014 Read Full Article

Renewable Energy Could Hit 36% Of Global Energy Use, But There's A Biomass Catch

by Silvio Marcacci (The Energy Collective)  … The report (International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA) REmap 2030) lays out a five-step roadmap for scaling renewable energy up to 36% of the world’s total

August 22, 2014 Read Full Article

Grants Help Develop Sorghum Feedstock Program in California

by Holly Jessen (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  … Now, grant money has been awarded to three California ethanol plants to develop a sorghum feedstock program. Calgren Renewable Fuels, Aemetis Inc. and Pacific Ethanol Inc. each received

August 22, 2014 Read Full Article

Clean Diesel and Diesel Electric Hybrids Add Green Cred and Street Cred to the Daily Commute

(Diesel Technology Forum)  … Today 21 percent of all diesel buses in operation are diesel electric hybrids. These buses improve fuel economy and reduce emissions. By allowing for a smaller diesel

August 22, 2014 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Growth Complements Clean Diesel Trend

by Ben Evans  (National Biodiesel Board/Diesel Technology Forum)  The dramatic growth in availability of new technology diesel engines and vehicles for the U.S. market is welcome news for consumers and

August 22, 2014 Read Full Article

Alkol Biotech to Develop Sugarcane Research Lab in Europe

(Global BioBusiness)  … Alkol Biotech, signed an agreement with the council of the city of Motril in the Andalusia region of Spain to develop what could be Europe’s first sugarcane

August 22, 2014 Read Full Article

EPA Report Shows Progress in Reducing Urban Air Toxics Across the United States

(U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)  … The 2007 Mobile Source Air Toxics rule is projected to reduce toxics emitted from highway vehicles and nonroad equipment, which are known or suspected to cause cancer or

August 22, 2014 Read Full Article

MBP Group Earns RSB Sustainability Certification

(Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials)  MBP Group has earned the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) sustainability certification for their waste material collection, trading and distribution activities. “MBP Group was built on

August 22, 2014 Read Full Article

Renewable Diesel Reduces Carbon Footprint of Major Summer Events

(Neste Oil Corp./Biodiesel Magazine)  Neste Oil’s NEXBTL renewable diesel was used to generate electricity at two major events in Finland this summer: the Flow Festival in Helsinki and the Neste

August 21, 2014 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Push Leads to Big Fall in Indonesia Fuel Import

(The Rakyat Post) Previously ranked as Asia’s top diesel importer, now No 3 Indonesia is expected to take a third less of the fuel this year as demand from mining falters

August 21, 2014 Read Full Article

OMCs May Have to Raise Price for Ethanol to Be Procured for EBP 2014-15

by Anindita Dey (Business Standard)  Sugar mills will not be in a position to supply ethanol if they are not offered at least Rs 35-37 per litre this year The food

August 21, 2014 Read Full Article

DE-FOA-0001177: Notice of Intent to Issue FOA: DE-FOA-0001162, Entitled “Targeted Algal Biofuels and Bioproducts (TABB)”

(U.S. Department of Energy)  The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0001162,

August 21, 2014 Read Full Article

Gevo Boosts Revs in Q2, but Losses Widen; Aims for Break-Even at Luverne by Year End

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  …  The increase in revenue during 2014 is primarily a result of the production and sale of ethanol and distiller’s grains of $5.5 million following

August 21, 2014 Read Full Article

EPA Chief: Teach Global Warming in Schools

by  Ben Geman and Clare Foran (National Journal)  Gina McCarthy wants children to have an understanding of climate science, but current policy leaves plenty of students without it. …  Irish America magazine scored

August 18, 2014 Read Full Article

Webinar: Biodiesel Technology: Enhancing Profit through New Processing Techniques August 28, 2014 2:00PM ET

  Webinar:  Biodiesel Technology: Enhancing Profit through New Processing Techniques      August 28, 2014     2:00PM ET

The biodiesel technology landscape has evolved significantly over the past decade. Changing market dynamics, environmental and government incentives to use more waste, and industry maturation have all contributed to more

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Expanding Horizons 2014 September 23 Trenton, NJ

  Expanding Horizons 2014   September 23   Trenton, NJ

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), will conduct a workshop for U.S. small to medium size businesses- in Trenton, NJ on September 23rd- the latest in the highly-successful Expanding Horizons

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

World Bio Markets Brazil September 24-26, 2014 Sao Paulo, Brazil

  World Bio Markets Brazil   September 24-26, 2014   Sao Paulo, Brazil

World Bio Markets Brasil provides practical advice to take your company through the next 12 months and beyond. This unmissable event covers the ethanol, bio-diesel, renewable diesel and bio-based chemicals

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Biofuels to Bioeconomy: Canadian Bioeconomy Conference December 1-3, 2014 Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  Biofuels to Bioeconomy: Canadian Bioeconomy Conference    December 1-3, 2014   Toronto, Ontario, Canada

This December, the Canadian Renewable Fuels Association (CRFA) will host its 11th annual conference – which is expanding to become the first national Canadian Bioeconomy Conference. The Canadian Bioeconomy Conference

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Biodiesel Training for Diesel Technicians September 11, 2014 Arlington, VA

  Biodiesel Training for Diesel Technicians   September 11, 2014   Arlington, VA

You’re invited to this specialized biodiesel training for diesel mechanics. This course will provide in-depth information on: fuel quality, vehicle maintenance, and engine performance. Most diesel fuel sold in the

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En Algae Symposium September 18, 2014 Kortrijk, Province West-Flanders, Belgium

  En Algae Symposium   September 18, 2014   Kortrijk, Province West-Flanders, Belgium

We would like to welcome you to our EnAlgae Pilot Symposium on the 18th of September 2014. In the morning, participants will be able to visit the algae pilot reactor

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

MSW to Biofuels and Bio-products Summit October 6-7, 2014 Orlando, FL

  MSW to Biofuels and Bio-products Summit   October 6-7, 2014   Orlando, FL

The 4th Annual MSW to Biofuels and Bio-products Summit is the premiere forum for companies with MSW conversion capabilities.  With over 200 attendees expected to attend, a great number of

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RIN Academy September 16, 2014 Des Moines, IA

  RIN Academy   September 16, 2014    Des Moines, IA

RIN Academy will bring together key individuals who have developed solutions to the complex knot of issues surrounding the successful launching of a renewable fuel project. RIN Academy is the

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

ABLCNext 2014: The Next: Technologies, Feedstocks, Business Models, Products and Markets November 10-12, 2014 San Francisco, CA

  ABLCNext 2014: The Next: Technologies, Feedstocks, Business Models, Products and Markets     November 10-12, 2014   San Francisco, CA

The Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference Series has become one of the largest gatherings of Advanced Biofuels and Renewable Chemicals and Biomaterials Operating Company CEOs and senior executives, strategic partners, financiers, equity analysts,

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

SXSWEco October 6-8, 2014 Austin, TX

  SXSWEco  October 6-8, 2014   Austin, TX

SXSW Eco attracts a global community to explore, engage and co-create solutions for a sustainable world. A uniquely inclusive platform for professionals, SXSW Eco examines the critical challenges of our

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

2014 Biofuels Financial Conference: Climate of Opportunity August 27-28 Bloomington, MN

  2014 Biofuels Financial Conference:  Climate of Opportunity   August 27-28   Bloomington, MN

The biofuels production landscape is changing fast, and the most successful plants are watching for ways to reinvest profits and help their facilities evolve, says John Christianson, CPA and Partner

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

ASTech International Conference Green Aviation November 6-7, 2014 Le Bourget, France

  ASTech International Conference Green Aviation    November 6-7, 2014  Le Bourget, France

Many conferences focus on the “Use” stage of the aircraft’s life.This conference is about looking at the whole lifecycle – highlighting best practices in each stage and at the same

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

7th Annual Airports Going Green Conference November 3-5, 2014 Chicago, IL

  7th Annual Airports Going Green Conference     November 3-5, 2014   Chicago, IL

The Airports Going Green Conference is the industry’s leading sustainability forum, bringing together aviation sustainability leaders, experts, and innovators from around the world. Session topics include airport, tenant, and stakeholder collaboration strategies;

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Alternative Fuels and Propulsion Systems: Reducing Aviation’s Impact on the Environment October 21, 2014 London, UK

  Alternative Fuels and Propulsion Systems: Reducing Aviation’s Impact on the Environment   October 21, 2014   London, UK

Greener by Design was established in 1999 by the Royal Aeronautical Society and bodies representing airports, UK airlines and the

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Fuelling Aviation with Green Technology September 9-10, 2014 Montreal, Quebec, Canada

  Fuelling Aviation with Green Technology    September 9-10, 2014   Montreal, Quebec, Canada

This Seminar provides an opportunity to gain knowledge and share information on the latest and most innovative technologies for use in

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Sustainable Aviation Fuels Forum October 20-22, 2014 Madrid, Spain

  Sustainable Aviation Fuels Forum   October 20-22, 2014     Madrid, Spain

The projects CORE-JetFuel, FORUM-AE and ITAKA are pleased to announce the Sustainable Aviation Fuels Forum taking place in Madrid on

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

NC Bioenergy Field Day & Tour September 18, 2014 Duplin County, NC

  NC Bioenergy Field Day & Tour September 18, 2014  Duplin County, NC

As part of NC State University’s land grant mission in teaching, research and extension, the College of Agriculture and Life

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

WEBINAR: Dedicated Energy Crop Supply Chains September 10, 2014 2:00PM ET

  WEBINAR:  Dedicated Energy Crop Supply Chains   September 10, 2014   2:00PM ET

Part of Transitioning from the Bucket to the Barrel Educational Biofuels Webinar Series  READ MORE

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

A Carbon Accounting System for the Future

(25 x ’25)  Making sure the federal accounting system for biogenic carbon emissions—ensuring that it is an accurate system, and

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

State Scrambles to Save Old Town Pulp Mill, 200 Jobs

by Susan Sharon (MPBN News)  “Effective immediately all Old Town mill operations will be indefinitely suspended.” That was the message

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Greens Launch Pro-Republican Push

by Darren Goode (Politico)  … The Environmental Defense Action Fund is rolling out a seven-figure ad campaign to aid green-minded Republicans

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Innovations in PLA Technology: Review of OBIC Webinar

by Milsa Vijayadharan* (Advanced Biofuels USA) PLA (Polylactic Acid) is a polyester derived from renewable raw materials such as corn,

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Cool Planet to Award Contract for $56 Million Biofuels Plant in Alexandria

by Jennifer Larino (NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune )  Cool Planet Energy Systems, a Colorado energy startup that aims to turn woodchips and

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Energy Policy to Be in Place by 2015

by Pauline Dikuelo  (MmegiOnline)   The Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources Kitso Mokaila has revealed that government is currently drafting

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

Gasification of Oil Palm Biomass to Produce Clean Producer Gas for Heat, Power Generation

(Phys.org)  … A research team led by Professor Mohamad Asadullah has embarked on a project related to gasification of biomass to

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

St1 Biofuels: From Sawdust to Transport Fuel – Cellunolix® Ethanol Plant to Be Built in Finland

(North European Oil Trade Oy/St1 Biofuels/BusinessWire)  North European Bio Tech Oy (NEB) has made an investment decision concerning the construction

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

That Dread US Ethanol Policy that Reduced Foreign Oil, Saved Consumers $800 P.A., and Produced More Food

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Washington, USDA released its August World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report.   The

August 15, 2014 Read Full Article

European H1 Ethanol Market Weak, Lacking Political Support: Abengoa CEO

(Platts)  Fuel ethanol consumption in Europe in the first half of 2014 was low and the sector lacked the political

August 14, 2014 Read Full Article

Thailand Looking to Produce Ethanol from Rotten Rice Stocks – Officials

by Apornrath Phoonphongphiphat  (Reuters)  Thailand’s military government is studying a plan to use rotten rice from state stocks to produce

August 14, 2014 Read Full Article

Proposed City of Chicago Ethanol Ordinance Would be a Step in the Right Direction

by Michael Wang and Jennifer Dunn (Huffington Post/Argonne National Laboratory)  … A proposed City of Chicago ordinance that would require most

August 14, 2014 Read Full Article

Grant for Ethanol Plant to be Matched

by Katherine Johnson (Progress-Index)  City Council has adopted the Vireol performance agreement, which is a matching funds grant for $250,000

August 14, 2014 Read Full Article

Mahtani Group to Build $150m Ethanol Plant

by Kalonde Nyati(Zambia Daily Mail)  Mahtani Group of Companies has partnered with Sunbird Group of the United Kingdom to develop

August 14, 2014 Read Full Article

We’ll Help You to Make Your Own Biofuel…All at the Flick of a Switch

by Tom King (Echo News UK)  … LiquidNRG, based on a site by the A127, allows drivers to make their own

August 14, 2014 Read Full Article

Answers for Your Questions about the Bioeconomy, Biofuels, Renewable Chemicals and Bioproducts

by Jim Lane  (Biofuels Digest)  … With great sessions at conferences, delegates are usually keen to get a hold of the

August 14, 2014 Read Full Article

Keystone Farm Show January 6-8, 2015 York, PA

  Keystone Farm Show   January 6-8, 2015    York, PA

The Keystone Farm Show is the fastest growing farm show on the East Coast! Started in January of 1998 to

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Five Environmentally Sustainable Startups Compete for $680,000 Prize

(Postcode Lottery Green Challenge/WNEM.com)  Five eco-friendly startups from the Netherlands, the United Kingdom,France and Vietnam will compete in the finale of the Postcode Lottery Green

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

VIDEO: Bioenergy: America's Energy Future

(U.S. Department of Energy)  Bioenergy: America’s Energy Future is a short documentary film showcasing examples of bioenergy innovations across the

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Despite Setbacks, Biofuels Industry Hopeful at 2014 DOE Biomass Conference

(Environmental and Energy Study Institute)  At the Department of Energy’s two-day conference Biomass 2014: Growing the Future Bioeconomy, technologies, feedstocks,

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

International Conference and Exhibition on Biopolymers and Bioplastics August 10-12, 2015 San Francisco, CA

  International Conference and Exhibition on Biopolymers and Bioplastics  August 10-12, 2015  San Francisco, CA

OMICS Group proudly invites all the participants across the globe to its International Conference and Exhibition on Biopolymers and Biopastics

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Bio Revolution America Uses Crowdfunding

by Joanna Schroeder (DomesticFuel.com)  Crowdfunding is coming to biofuels. On August 3, 2014, Bio Revolution America launched a 45 dayIndiegogo crowdfunding campaign to

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Global Glycerol Market Expected to Reach $2.52 Billion by 2020

(Grand View Research Inc./Biodiesel Magazine)  The global market for glycerol is expected to reach $2.52 billion by 2020, according to

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

RFS Announcement May Not Come until after November Elections

by Ken Anderson (Brownfield Ag News)  As the 2014 Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) rule continues to work its way through

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Proposal Threatens to Aggravate Shortage of Railcars to Move Oil

by Bob Tita (Wall Street Journal)  Thousands of Tank Cars Are Likely to Be Scrapped or Redeployed Under Federal Safety

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

New Energy-Rich Sorghum Offers Ethanol without the Corn

by Marc Gunther (The Guardian)  California startup NexSteppe presents a new brand of sorghum, bred for optimal energy production, designed

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Poet-DSM Plans to Celebrate Opening Cellulosic Ethanol Plant in Emmetsburg Sept. 3

by Donnelle Eller (Des Moines Register)  Poet-DSM plans to celebrate the opening of its Emmetsburg cellulosic ethanol plant, called Project

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

RFA Making Inroads in Motorcycle Education

by Cindy Zimmerman (DomesticFuel.com)  Concluding the sixth year of sponsorship at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and the Buffalo Chip Campground,

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

USDA Seeks Applications for Grants to Increase Economic Opportunity and Improve the Quality of Life in Rural Areas

(US Department of Agriculture)  Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA is seeking applications for grants that will be

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Nexant Launches Biorenewable Insights

(Chemical Online/Businesswire)  Nexant announced today that it has launched Biorenewable Insights—its new subscription program that provides in-depth evaluations and reliable data on

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

U.S. Trade Rep Tours Biodiesel Leader’s Family Farm, Discusses RFS Threats

(Iowa Biodiesel Board)  Argentine biodiesel imports could reverse domestic energy progress Hosting a U.S. Trade Representative on his family farm

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USDA Funds Bio-Energy Research in Central CT

(Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. )  Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. (CCAT), a non-profit economic development organization based

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Adding Value to the Raw Glycerin from Biodiesel Plants

(Environmental-Expert.com/ABATEC SA) ABATEC SA introduces the BD4-MG system, to manufacture Methanol from raw Glycerol. It is an innovative way for adding value to

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President Carter Calls for Carbon Tax at Aspen Renewable Energy Conference

by Eli Stokols (KDVR.com)  President Jimmy Carter called a tax on carbon emissions “the only reasonable approach” to combating climate

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

Kansas Ethanol Plant to Co-Locate Renewable Diesel Facility On-Site

by Ron Kotrba (Biodiesel Magazine)  East Kansas Agri-Energy LLC plans to integrate renewable diesel production at its ethanol plant in Garnett, Kan.,

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China, Brazil Consider Publicity Blitz to Steer Climate Debate

by Natalie Obiko Pearson (Bloomberg/Renewable Energy World)   China and Brazil are looking for ways to redirect a global climate debate,

August 13, 2014 Read Full Article

A Biodiesel Family Affair

by Ron Kotrba (Biodiesel Magazine)  The Renwicks of South Carolina, owners of Winnsboro-based Midlands Biofuels, persevere through the biodiesel industry’s

August 12, 2014 Read Full Article

New Co-chairs Selected to Lead Next Generation Scientists for Biodiesel

(National Biodiesel Board)  James Anderson helped work his way through college behind the wheel of a diesel semi-truck, where he

August 12, 2014 Read Full Article

Can ISSC PLUS Certification Be Misleading – If the Bio-Based Share Is Not Labelled Too?

by Michael Carus (nova-Institute/Bio-Based News)  On 23 April 2014 SABIC announced “that it will launch its first portfolio of certified renewable

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Thai Govt to Aim for Rubber Supply Cut to Support Prices

by Apornrath Phoonphongphiphat (Reuters)  Thailand’s military government will encourage farmers in the world’s biggest rubber producer and exporter to cut

August 12, 2014 Read Full Article

Co-defendent in Bio-Fuel Scam Pleads Guilty

by Hugh R. Morley  (The Record/NorthJersey.com)   … A Ridgewood businesswoman has pleaded guilty to a charge that she took part

August 12, 2014 Read Full Article

White House Council on Environmental Quality and EPA Honor Student Leaders and Exceptional Teachers with Environmental Education Awards

(U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)  Today, the White House Council on Environmental Quality, in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,

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Geismar Biofuel Plant Getting $15 Million Investment

by Ted Griggs (The Advocate)   Renewable Energy Group plans to spend $15 million in the next 12 months on the

August 12, 2014 Read Full Article

Diesel Engines Emerging As New Technology For Future of General Aviation Aircraft

(Diesel Technology Forum)  Manufacturers Cite Increased Range, Fuel Availability & Better Performance at Altitude As Major Benefits of Diesel Engines With

August 12, 2014 Read Full Article

EnAlgae Scientific Papers Are Now Available Online

(EnAlgae)  Anyone wishing to find out more about the results of the EU project EnAlgae can now find all the

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Virent Receives EPA Registration for BioForm® Gasoline

(Virent) Registered Fuel Can Now be Used in On-Highway Motor Vehicles Virent announced it has successfully received fuel registration from the U.S.

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Message to EPA: Don't Quit While We're Ahead | Commentary

by Adam Monroe (Roll Call/Americas for Novozymes)  … Every action we can take to clean the air and protect the environment

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New Strategy for Clean, High-Octane Ethanol Needed

by Dave Vander Griend (Ethanol Producer Magazine/ICM)  The industry must push for change in the way fuels are blended and tested,

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Rolling Back the Write Down of the Renewable Mandate for 2014: The RINs Market Rings the Bell Again

by Scott Irwin (University of Illinois)  The EPA is apparently going to finalize 2014 RFS rules in the near future. 

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Who Wins if We Lose America’s Renewable Fuel Standard?

by Andy Eubank (Hoosier Ag Today)  The Fuels America coalition launched a new campaign featuring one of its largest digital

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Past FEW Scholarship Winner Now Consultant

by Holly Jessen (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  … Nick Bowdish, currently an ethanol industry consultant, was one of six scholarship winners in

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Top 10 People That Benefit from a Weakened Renewable Fuel Standard

(Fuels America)  For months, the EPA has debated the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), which sets the amount of affordable,

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Greenhouse Gas Report to Assist Producers Facing Climate Challenges

(US Department of Agriculture)  For the First Time, USDA Climate Hubs Get New Tools to Gauge Progress in Building Drought-Resistant

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Govt Urged to Push for More Use of Biofuel

by Edi Hardum  (Jakarta Globe)  Experts slammed the government for not being serious in pushing the use of biofuel as

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CRFA Member First to Bring E85 Ethanol to Western Canada

(Canadian Renewable Fuels Association/Marketwired)  Arcade Station Opens as First and Only Gas Station in Western Canada to sell E85 Ethanol

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The Impact of Ethanol Production on the North Dakota Agricultural Retail Industry

by Richard Taylor and Won W. Koo   (Center for Agricultural Policy and Trade Studies North Dakota State University)  … The first immediate impact

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Poll Shows Wisconsinites Support Use of Ethanol in Gasoline

(Wisconsin Ag Connection)  Drivers in the Badger State say they favor the use of ethanol in fuel by a 2

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The Hydrogen Wall: Looking at the Prospects for Drop-In Biofuels

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  Think affordable, available, sustainable carbon is the biggest barrier to the growth of biofuels? Or,

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Webinar: What Could Corn Projections Mean for Biofuels? August 14, 2014 10:00AM CDT

  Webinar: What Could Corn Projections Mean for Biofuels?   August 14, 2014   10:00AM CDT

With a massive corn crop on the way and biofuels feedstock prices tumbling, the second half of 2014 could be

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GAO Faults Cost Analyses for EPA Regulations

by Benjamin Goad (The Hill)  A government report made public Monday finds fault with the Environmental Protection Agency’s analyses of

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Power by People: ACE Discusses the Next Chapter for Ethanol

by Katie Fletcher (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Power by people; a simple slogan with the hopes of executing the complex task

August 11, 2014 Read Full Article

Ernst Pushes Iowa TV Stations to Pull Renewable Fuels ad, Calling It Deliberately Misleading

by Donnelle Eller (Des Moines Register)  Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst defended her support for the renewable fuels standard

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Renewable Fuel Standard Rules Give Boost to Biogas

by Amanda Bilek (Biomass Magazine)   There is little doubt that allowing biogas-based transportation fuel projects to sell either advanced biofuel

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SIC Officials Hoping to Offer Biofuel Certification

by Nick Mariano  (The Southern Illinoisan)  A Southern Illinois college is hoping to offer the first national certification in the

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Increasing Ethanol Plant Throughput

by Cindy Zimmerman (DomesticFuel.com)  Syngenta’s Enogen corn trait technology is the first genetically modified output trait in corn specifically for

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RFS Update from EPA at ACE Meeting

by Cindy Zimmerman (DomesticFuel.com)  Environmental Protection Agency official Paul Machiele visited the American Coalition for Ethanol conference this week in Minneapolis to

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World Bank: Climate-Smart Development Benefits Lives, Jobs, GDP

by Sue Retka Schill (Biomass Magazine) Advanced biofuels and biomass play supporting roles in several scenarios examined in a recent

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Building a Long Term, Sustainable Supply Chain for Cellulosic Biofuels Industry

by Olatomiwa Bifarin* (Advanced Biofuel USA) On Tuesday, July 15 2014, Biofuels Digest hosted a webinar discussing creating sustainable supply

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UK Aviation Group Calls for Government Backing to Kick-Start Production of Sustainable Aviation Fuels

(GreenAir Online) The potential to reduce UK aviation’s annual carbon emissions by up to 1.7 million tonnes by 2030 through the

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Japanese Initiative Launched to Develop Next-Generation Sustainable Aviation Biofuel Sector by 2020

(GreenAir Online) Japan has become the latest country to launch a government-backed initiative to investigate the potential of developing a domestic

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Brazil's GOL to Start International Flights using Newly-Certified Amyris/Total Renewable Jet Fuel

(GreenAir Online)  Less than a month after approval for commercial use by fuel certification body ASTM International, Brazilian carrier GOL has

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Why Business Leaders Support a Price on Carbon

(The World Bank)  The companies we turn to every day for electricity, transportation, consumer goods, and even electronics face risks

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Start-up HY-TEK Bio Awarded $500,000 in Global Innovative Carbon Use Competition

(HY-TEK Bio)  HY-TEK Bio LLC, a Howard County biotech start-up, has been awarded a $500,000 grant in the first round of

August 9, 2014 Read Full Article

Dyadic, CIMV to Collaborate on Second Generation Biofuels

(Dyadic International Inc./Biomass Magazine)  Dyadic International Inc., a global biotechnology company whose patented and proprietary technologies are used to develop,

August 8, 2014 Read Full Article

Reaching out in D.C.

by Gene Lucht (Iowa Farmer Today)   …. But, when the Iowans visited Washington recently a few of them also spoke

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Ripe for Ethanol Innovations: Midlands Research Is Boosting Value of Corn Distillation Process

by Russell Hubbard  (Omaha World-Herald)  It starts out as freeze-dried fungus or bacteria from Denmark and ends up being one

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Export Opportunities for Ethanol and DDGs

by Cindy Zimmerman (DomesticFuel.com)  U.S. exports of ethanol totaled 59.9 million gallons (mg) in June, up 13% from the seven-month

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DDG Manufacturers Seek Better Understanding of FSMA Compliance

by Katie Fletcher (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  A popular breakout session at the 2014 American Coalition for Ethanol conference discussed the

August 8, 2014 Read Full Article

Local Corn To Ethanol Fuel Helping Consumers

by Kayla Vanover  (WBKO)  … “Ethanol being 105-octane, you can blend it was 84-octane base gasoline and get your 87-octane. That is

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Retailer Roundtable: Giving People the Choice of Higher Blends

by Katie Fletcher (Ethanol Producer Magazine)  Much discussion of the E10 blend wall was to be found at the 2014

August 8, 2014 Read Full Article

China Loses Appeal of WTO Ruling on Exports of Rare Earths

(Reuters)  … China produces more than 90 percent of the world’s rare earths, which are key elements in defense industry components

August 8, 2014 Read Full Article

Purdue Research: Cover Crops Make Stover More Sustainable, Profitable

by Lindsey Alexander  (Purdue University)  Farmers using cover crops as a soil conservation method can remove much more corn stover

August 8, 2014 Read Full Article

11,000 Biogas Project Opportunities in the US? USDA, DOE, EPA Publish Biogas Opportunities Roadmap

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  In Washington, USDA, EPA and the US DOE published the Biogas Opportunities Roadmap, and concluded that: ·

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Regulations Needed to Identify Potentially Invasive Biofuel Crops

(University of Illinois  College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences/EurekAlert!)  If the hottest new plant grown as a biofuel crop

August 8, 2014 Read Full Article

The Clean Plate Club: The Search for Value from Food Waste Finds a Center of Gravity in Hawaii

by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest)  All that food waste, all that potential value. What’s being done about all that material

August 8, 2014 Read Full Article

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