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  • RecOil Project round table: Used Cooking Oil to Biodiesel Chain towards 2030

    The RecOil project team* would like to invite you to the round table “Used Cooking Oil to Biodiesel Chain towards 2030” on 3/03/2014 at the headquarter of the European Biomass Industry Association (Scotland House, Rond-Point Schuman 6, B-1040 Brussels). The event is organised with the support of the European Commission under the Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) Programme of ...


    By RecOil Project

  • Used Oil to Biodiesel – Cone Bottom Tanks

    More and more delivery vehicles are now powered by recycled cooking oil, otherwise known as biodiesel. It’s been a very beneficial marketing ploy for a number of years now and a brand name associated with this movement is none other than McDonald’s. Since 2007, the fast food giant, which incidentally claims to feed nearly one per cent of the world’s population each day, has been ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • Petrotec ramps up biodiesel production

    Petrotec AG, manufacturer of sustainable and CO2-neutral biodiesel using as a feedstock used cooking oil, is restarting biodiesel production at the beginning of January 2008 following the temporary production stop. All 25 staff members at the production facilities in Südlohn-Oeding and Emden, Germany, for whom the company filed for short-time at the end of October 2007, will go back to regular ...


    By Petrotec AG

  • As of July 1 Canada Drives With Renewable Biodiesel

    The Canadian Renewable Fuels Association (CRFA) today lauded the final release of the national 2% biodiesel mandate in Canada as good news for consumers, farmers and energy diversity in Canada. "This will be a special Canada Day for the renewable fuels industry in Canada," said Gordon Quaiattini, CRFA president in reacting to the federal government's announcement of a July 1 start date for ...


    By Renewable Industries Canada

  • Food Prices Merrier as Biodiesel Production Grows

    As Americans set the table for another holiday meal this year, they are paying less for it, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Price Outlook. The Consumer Price Index for grocery store items is 2.3 percent lower than the last year, all while biodiesel production is higher than ever. ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • NBB Members Call for Reinstating the Biodiesel Tax Incentive

    Nearly 100 biodiesel advocates from across the country are visiting Capitol Hill today urging Congress to bring back the biodiesel tax incentive as proposed in both chambers of Congress. Participants include biodiesel producers, distributors and feedstock suppliers representing more than two dozen states. “The bipartisan biodiesel tax incentive should be reinstated, as it helps support tens ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • California affirms biodiesel as lowest-carbon fuel

    In a fight to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, California’s Air Resources Board has spent years looking for the cleanest, most efficient ways to cut carbon. Turns out, biodiesel is at the top of the list. Friday the board finalized California’s revised Low Carbon Fuels Standard. The new standard affirms America’s Advanced Biofuel reduces greenhouse gas emissions by at least 50 ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • NBB Calls for Stronger Biodiesel, Advanced Biofuel Volumes

    The EPA is significantly underestimating biodiesel’s capacity to deliver more Advanced Biofuel to U.S. consumers in the coming years, the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) said in public comments on a pending renewable fuels proposal. NBB called on the EPA to strengthen the biodiesel and overall Advanced Biofuel volumes under the proposal before it is finalized ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • New data reaffirms carbon benefits of biodiesel

    Biomass-based fuels present a tremendous opportunity to transition toward a more sustainable mix of renewable energy. This was a key theme of an alternative fuels workshop hosted today by the U.S. Department of Energy in Macon, Georgia. The workshop examined the sustainability of feedstocks like soybean oil, which can be used to make biodiesel or alternative jet fuel. Wally Tyner, a professor of ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • NBB Releases Statement on Senate Biodiesel Tax Legislation

    The National Biodiesel Board released the following statement from Vice President of Federal Affairs Anne Steckel after Sens. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., introduced new legislation with 12 additional cosponsors to extend the biodiesel tax incentive through 2019 and reform it as a domestic production credit: “Biodiesel and renewable ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • Forty Senators Call for Higher Biodiesel Targets in RFS

    Forty U.S. senators from across the country Thursday called on the EPA to strengthen biodiesel volumes in the pending Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) proposal. The senators emphasized that biodiesel and renewable diesel are leading the way in delivering Advanced Biofuels under the RFS and said the EPA should do more to encourage their growth. ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • National Biodiesel Board Testified Before U.S. Commerce Department on Harm Caused by Indonesian Biodiesel Imports

    Today the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) testified in a public hearing at the U.S. Department of Commerce on significant trade deficits with Indonesia, describing the harm caused by the increasing volumes of unfairly traded biodiesel imports. The hearing was held in response to executive order 13786, which called for an omnibus report on significant trade deficits. NBB testified on the ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • INCBIO has secured an order for the supply of an 8,000MT/year Biodiesel Plant for Tunisia

    Incbio, a leading Portuguese engineering company, who specializes in state of the art fully automated industrial ultrasonic Biodiesel plants, has signed a contract with Biokast Energy S.A, to supply an 8,000MT per year Biodiesel plant, to be installed in Tunis, Tunisia. Using Incbio’s ultrasonic reactors to produce EN14214 Biodiesel from Used Cooking Oil (UCO), collected from restaurants in ...


    By Incbio

  • Biodiesel returns more energy to the earth than ever, study finds

    Biodiesel is better than ever at harnessing the power of the sun and turning it into fuel. In fact, a study shows the fuel is returning more than four times the energy that it takes to make biodiesel. Newly published research from the University of Idaho and U.S. Department of Agriculture shows that for every unit of fossil energy needed to produce biodiesel, the return is 4.5 units of energy. ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • NBB Sends Letter to Congress Urging Action on Biodiesel Tax Incentive

    The National Biodiesel Board sent a letter to House and Senate tax committee leaders urging extension of the biodiesel tax incentive before it expires on December 31st. The letter was sent on behalf of U.S. biodiesel producers nationwide. “We strongly urge you to extend the biodiesel tax credit and take this opportunity to make a simple, common-sense reform by focusing the credit on U.S. ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • Moringa Biodiesel qualifies social, technical & commercial criteria for sustainable Advanced Biofuel

    Global biofuel production has grown sevenfold since 2000, and today biofuels provide 7% of road fuel transport by energy basis and can provide up to 27% of world transportation fuel by 2050, To date, food crops (corn, sugar, and vegetable oil) have been the primary source of biodiesels for transportation, but increased use of these fuels has created more problems than solutions: rising food ...


    By Advanced Biofuel Center

  • Genuine Bio-Fuel Clears the Air About Biodiesel In Wake of Recent Turmoil

    In the wake of the new biodiesel tax credit extension, there has been constant debate over the benefits and validity of biodiesel fuel production. The oil industry has done everything within its power to overturn mandates set by the Environmental Protection Agency on Renewable Fuel ...


  • Kansas mine tests back up air quality benefits of biodiesel

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Miners have several ways of knowing whether the air they breathe hundreds of feet below ground is cleaner. Mine companies Rogers Group and Hutchinson Salt Company both have extensive testing that shows biodiesel cuts emissions in their mines. Employees have their own proof. Less black soot in their handkerchiefs when they blow their noses. Now the Mine Safety Health ...


    By National Biodiesel Board

  • 2012 Deep Research Report on Global and China Biodiesel Industry

    This research on Global and China Biodiesel market has 464 Tables and Figures  and professional research report on Global and China Biodiesel industry. The report firstly introduced Biodiesel definition classification application and industry chain structure, then introduced Biodiesel manufacturing technology and process; and then introduced Global regional Biodiesel projects overview. ...


  • Global and China Biodiesel Industry 2012 Deep Research Report

     The report firstly introduced Biodiesel definition classification application and industry chain structure, then introduced Biodiesel manufacturing technology and process; and then introduced Global regional Biodiesel projects overview. Summary statistics Global and China Biodiesel 2009-2016 capacity Production , production market share by manufacturers by feedstock by regions by process. ...


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