Natural Resources Canada Launches Tender for Drop-In Fuels Study
by Meghan Sapp (Biofuels Digest) In Canada, Natural Resources Canada has launched a tender for a study to assess the technological and market-related challenges associated with producing and deploying liquid drop-in fuels in the Canadian market, including evaluating the production potential and capacity and both present and potential market size. The tender is open until November 3.
There are several projects underway in Canada producing renewable drop-in fuels at a demonstration stage, but none has reached commercial scale. Currently, Canada imports RHD to help meet its requirements under the Renewable Fuels Regulations that mandate a minimum of 2% renewable content in diesel fuel and to meet provincial regulations. Consumption of renewable gasoline and renewable jet fuel is not yet widespread. READ MORE