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  • Spain: First biodiesel plant in Madrid

    Untitled Document The Saria Group, via its ecoMotion subsidiary, and the Garnova Group, the main shareholder in Stocks dels Vallès have reached agreement on the construction and ...


  • Safeway converts US trucking fleet to biodiesel

    Safeway Inc. announced Friday that it has converted its entire U.S. truck fleet to cleaner-burning biodiesel fuel. The company will use B20, a blend of 20 percent biodiesel and 80 percent diesel, in its fleet of more than 1,000 trucks. Biodiesel is made from renewable resources such as fats and vegetable oils. Blends of up to 20 percent can be used in any diesel engine with no need for ...

  • Portable Biodiesel Refinery on Display at GLOBE 2016

    Visitors to the GLOBE Innovation Expo will get an up-close look at a made-in-B.C. portable biofuel refinery built inside a standard 20-foot shipping container. BioCube has successfully deployed its refinery on remote sites in The Congo, in India, and elsewhere around the world to produce fossil-free fuel for heavy equipment and power generation. The BioCube will be exhibited at GLOBE 2016 ...

  • UPS Begins Using Renewable Biodiesel at Major U.S. Hub

    What can Brown do for you?  For a start, it's making your world greener by using cleaner burning biodiesel.  The United Parcel Service began using biodiesel blends at its most vital hub in Louisville, Kentucky this month.  "There is a finite amount of ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • Biodiesel Big Rigs Roll Into Great American Trucking Show

    DALLAS, Texas, August 24, 2007 (ENS) - The first group of SmartWay Grow & Go truckers to use renewable fuels was recognized today by the top air official with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's today at the Great American Trucking Show in the Dallas Convention Center. Truckers are now using biodiesel and a new computer software is making it easy for them to find ...

  • Mission Expected to Benefit from Official Launch of Biodiesel Mandate in Malaysia

    Mission NewEnergy Limited (Nasdaq:MNEL) (ASX:MBT), is pleased to announce that yesterday, the Malaysian government officially launched the much-awaited B5 PALM OIL BIODIESEL blending mandate. “Mission has the largest biodiesel capacity in Malaysia and is well-poised to supply the B5 requirements,” said Nathan Mahalingam, Group CEO of Mission NewEnergy Limited, adding “We ...


    By Mission NewEnergy Limited

  • Propel Fuels Launches Nation's First Volume Rebate Program for Renewable Fuels

    Propel Fuels (www.propelfuels.com), a leading retailer of clean, renewable fuels, today launched the nation's first volume rebate program for renewable fuels. In a time when high fuel prices are impacting operating budgets for businesses across the country, Propel's Volume Rebate Program (VRP) offers ...


  • Biofuels to Electrify Mobile Phone Base Stations in Rural India

    The use of mobile phones is burgeoning in India. However, this is not true for every Indian city as outside the chief cities, mobile coverage is dispersed, as there is not even dependable amount of electricity in most of the parts. A major part of India comes under rural segment. This rural India is either devoid of electricity connections or has a shortage of power supply that is likely to ...


    By RNCOS

  • Biomass Fuels Provide Roughly 4% of the Energy Used in the U.S. and Likely to Grow

    In a plan released by the White House last month the Obama administration plans to secure the future of U.S. energy and cut oil dependence by one-third. During his speech at Georgetown University, President Obama clearly stated he plans to reduce U.S. dependency on oil by replacing it with cleaner alternative fuels and greater efficiency. His plan to increase alternative fuel usage will focus on ...


    By BBI International

  • Piedmont Biofuels is Certified by SCS Global Services Under the Prestigious Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels Program

     Piedmont Biofuels of Pittsboro, North Carolina has been certified under the internationally recognized Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels (RSB) Program following a third-party assessment conducted by SCS Global Services (SCS).  Piedmont Biofuels collects used cooking oil from restaurants in the ...


    By SCS Global Services

  • Extreme field trial commences for biomethane snowplough

    Swedavia AB, owner and operator of major airports in Sweden, has begun a field test in partnership with the Volvo Group and the Schmidt Group to test what they say is the world’s first snow removal vehicle powered by biomethane. The vehicle is equipped with Volvo engines that run on biomethane combined with conventional diesel, which in the long term can be replaced by biodiesel, enabling ...


  • Biofuels Industry Leaders Weigh in on Obama's Energy Security Blueprint

    This week, the White House released its blueprint for a secure energy future and outlined a comprehensive energy policy that cuts U.S. oil dependence by one-third. During his speech at Georgetown University, President Obama stressed the importance of using renewable biofuels -- not just corn ethanol, but biofuels made from switchgrass, wood chips and biomass -- to achieve this goal. Michael ...


  • House Approves Tax Bill With One-Year Extension of Wind, Energy Incentives

    The House voted Dec. 3 to pass tax legislation that would only extend the wind production tax credit and other energy incentives through the end of 2014, a move that clean energy advocates said would result in lost jobs and halt new projects. The $42 billion bill (H.R. 5771) also would retroactively extend other energy tax ...


    By Bloomberg BNA

  • Research and Markets: Biofuel Consumption in the United Kingdom

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4kt9t8/biofuel_consumptio) has announced the addition of the "Biofuel Consumption in the United Kingdom" report to their offering. Biofuel ...


  • Berlin Starts Production on New Biomass Power Plant

    More than 250 people turned out for the groundbreaking ceremony of Burgess BioPower, formerly known as the Berlin Station, in Berlin, N.H., Oct. 6, including New Hampshire's governor and the city's mayor. The $275 million, 75-megawatt plant is expected to begin generating power in 2013, selling it to New Hampshire Public Service under a 20-year power purchase agreement. New Hampshire Gov. John ...


    By BBI International

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