DA to lobby for increase of biofuel content in diesel for gov't useBusinessWorld OnlineAGRICULTURE Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol said he will lobby for the increase of coconut oil content in fuel to 5% from 2% for fuel used by the government, bringing the biofuel standard to B5 from B2. Speaking to reporters, Mr. Piñol said, “We will be ...
Posted: Sun, 11/25/2018 - 10:18
Source: Biofuel News
UK's Drax starts pilot of Europe's first bioenergy carbon ...Thomson Reuters FoundationLONDON, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Britain's Drax has started a pilot project to capture and store carbon dioxide emissions at its biomass plant, the first of its kind in ...
Posted: Sun, 11/25/2018 - 19:01
Source: Bioenergy News
Ars TechnicaEPA reconsidering biofuel targets after production goals are missedArs TechnicaThis week, two anonymous sources told Reuters that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is considering revising biofuel quotas downward after years of underperformance from the biofuel industry.
Posted: Sun, 11/25/2018 - 14:32
Source: Biofuel News
Chemical & Engineering NewsTo fulfill biofuels' promise, scientists boost plant oils with gene editingChemical & Engineering NewsSome studies suggest that the use of biofuels could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 60 to 94% relative to fossil fuels (Agriculture 2017, DOI: 10.3390/agriculture7040032). But some scientists doubt the sustainability of biofuels, pointing to the ...
Posted: Sun, 11/25/2018 - 08:08
Source: Biofuel News
www.businessgreen.comUK's Drax starts pilot of Europe's first bioenergy carbon capture projectReutersLONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Drax has started a pilot project to capture and store carbon dioxide emissions at its biomass plant, the first of its kind in Europe, Drax said on Monday. Carbon capture and storage (CCS) involves the capture of emissions ...Drax flicks switch on Europe...
Posted: Sun, 11/25/2018 - 19:05
Source: Bioenergy News
Peeling the Layers Back on Alliance Bioenergy Plus, Inc. (OTCPK:ALLM.Q) and PageGroup plc (LSE:PAGE)Stock VoiceAlliance Bioenergy Plus, Inc. (OTCPK:ALLM.Q) currently has a Value Composite score of 100. Similarly, the Value Composite Two (VC2) is calculated with the same ratios, but adds the Shareholder Yield. The Value Composite Two of Alliance Bioenergy Plus, ...and more »
Posted: Sat, 11/24/2018 - 15:13
Source: Bioenergy News
Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)Bamboo: a sustainable alternative for bioenergy production in Indonesia?Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)However, growing crops for bioenergy is not without its risks and tradeoffs. At present, Indonesia's biofuel comes chiefly from oil palm, which has spurred widespread deforestation, peatland...
Posted: Fri, 11/23/2018 - 17:42
Source: Bioenergy News
The West Chronicle (press release) (blog)Bioenergy Market: Business Opportunities, Current Trends, Market Forecast & Global Industry Analysis by 2022The West Chronicle (press release) (blog)Bioenergy Market Report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Bioenergy Industry for 2017-2022. Bioenergy Market report analyses the industry potential for each geographical region...
Posted: Fri, 11/23/2018 - 09:33
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Tires & Parts News (press release) (blog)Mazda to Support Research on Microalgae BiofuelTires & Parts News (press release) (blog)Mazda has announced that it will be supporting two research projects that will be conducted in Japan to promote the adoption of biofuels from microalgae growth. It is expected that collaboration between industry, academia and government institutions ...
Posted: Fri, 11/23/2018 - 06:22
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Chronicle IndiaGlobal Biomass Pellets Market 2018 Forecast and Size Analysis: Suzano, Pacific BioEnergy, Pinnacle and Organic ...Latest Biz NewsGlobal Biomass Pellets Market 2018 gives a unique tool for assessing the current market, highlighting changes, and encouraging strategies and strategic conclusion. This Biomass Pellets report admits that inside this competitive and rapidly-evolving ......
Posted: Fri, 11/23/2018 - 06:02
Source: Bioenergy News
Italy's Eni, Hera partner to convert used vegetable oil into biofuelS&P Global PlattsItalian energy major Eni and utility Hera signed a partnership agreement Friday with the aim of converting used vegetable oil into biofuel for Hera's waste collection vehicles. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize ...
Posted: Fri, 11/23/2018 - 12:05
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WKYTLexington collecting Thanksgiving turkey grease for biofuel, college researchWKYTThe annual Gobble Grease Toss starts at 10 a.m. at Redwood Cooperative School on Crestwood Drive. To drop off your leftover grease, it must be in a disposable container with a lid. Grease will be recycled into biofuel and used for research at the ...and more »
Posted: Fri, 11/23/2018 - 07:39
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Climate-heating greenhouse gases at record levels, says UNCarbon BriefThere are several technologies that are “essential” to achieving net-zero emissions, he says, including renewable power, hydrogen power and bioenergy. In a second article for Project Syndicate, Turner writes on “climate change, markets and marxism”.and more »
Posted: Fri, 11/23/2018 - 06:00
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IEA Renewables Market Forecast Highlights the Role of Bioenergy for the Energy TransitionIISD Reporting ServicesIEA defines bioenergy as energy generated from the conversion of solid, liquid, and gaseous products derived from biomass that is available on a renewable basis. According to the report, bioenergy constitutes about half of all renewable energy today, ...
Posted: Thu, 11/22/2018 - 11:00
Source: Bioenergy News
Red and BlackUGA professor discovers gene that increases yield for biofuel plantsRed and BlackA professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Georgia has discovered a gene that, when manipulated, increases the growth of biofuel plants. Debra Mohnen found that affecting a particular gene in the plants increased the biomass ...
Posted: Thu, 11/22/2018 - 10:05
Source: Biofuel News
The Biofuel Directive Giving EU Oil Demand A BoostOilPrice.comIt's near impossible to draw direct lines of causation between land use change in Europe and those on a different continent, but ILUC is nonetheless a logical extension from real situations in which measures to expand biofuel use, such as blending ...
Posted: Wed, 11/21/2018 - 16:31
Source: Biofuel News
Biofuels International MagazineEPA to 'reset' biofuel targets due to production shortfallsBiofuels International MagazineIn 2018 the industry produced around 20 billion gallons of biofuel, though Congress had hoped that production volumes would have reached 36 billion under its standards. The EPA recorded that corn fibre and algae based biofuels were the biggest shortfalls.Increasing the...
Posted: Wed, 11/21/2018 - 10:08
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Bioenergy Market 2018 – Business Development, Size, Share, Analysis And Opportunities To 2023The West Chronicle (press release) (blog)Bioenergy Market report provides information about capacity, production, Capacity Utilization Rate, Price, Revenue, Cost, Gross Margin also this research report provides insights of over past 5 years (2018-2023) and forecast. The Bioenergy market ...and more ...
Posted: Wed, 11/21/2018 - 15:52
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Ethanol Producer MagazineDraft bill would sunset RFS, establish national octane standardEthanol Producer MagazineFor calendar years 2023 through 2032, the EPA would be required to set RFS renewable volume requirements (RVOs) for advanced biofuel, cellulosic biofuels and biomass diesel in at levels equal to the volume of these fuels produced during the previous ...and more »
Posted: Wed, 11/21/2018 - 16:14
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Ethanol Producer MagazineIncreasing the Role of Advanced Biofuels in the USEthanol Producer MagazineBrazilian sugarcane biofuel producers are proud of the modest but important role they have played helping make the RFS a success, especially when it comes to supplying the U.S. with clean, advanced biofuels that offer superior environmental benefits.and more »
Posted: Wed, 11/21/2018 - 09:43
Source: Biofuel News