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EPA: 7.8 million cellulosic RINs generated in March

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number (RIN) generation data for March, reporting that more than 1.44 billion RINs were generated during the month, including nearly 7.8 million cellulosic RINs. READ MORE

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ORNL researchers contribute to bioenergy, sustainability report

BY Oak Ridge National Laboratory Found In:Feedstocks, Business, PolicyA multinational report on bioenergy and sustainability released in April concludes the sustainable production of bioenergy can be an important tool for addressing climate change. Oak Ridge National Laboratory researchers contributed to the report. READ MORE

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Study: Nitrogen use efficiency trait increases sugarcane biomass

BY Arcadia Biosciences Inc. Found In:Feedstocks, BusinessArcadia Biosciences Inc. has announced that a study conducted by the South African Sugarcane Research Institute shows improvements in plant growth parameters and biomass in sugarcane lines incorporating Arcadia's nitrogen use efficiency trait. READ MORE

April 20, 2015

DOT safety actions target transport of Class 3 flammable liquids

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Business, PolicyOn April 17, the U.S. Department of Transportation and two of its agencies announced a package of actions that aims to enhance the safe transportation of Class 3 flammable liquids, including ethanol and crude oil. READ MORE

April 20, 2015

Iowa bill aims to create tax credit for renewable chemicals

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyLegislation pending in Iowa aims to create a 5 cent per pound renewable chemical production tax credit. The legislation was introduced in March and is currently awaiting review in the Senate Ways and Means Committee. READ MORE

April 20, 2015

Urban Air Initiative: New EPA studies regarding ethanol flawed

BY Urban Air Initiative Found In:Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA published two studies recently; defending its stance that ethanol increases toxic emissions. However, if you follow the same flawed formula, you get the same flawed results, warned representatives of the Urban Air Initiative. READ MORE

April 17, 2015

Bill aims to alter RVO process, definition for cellulosic biofuel

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Cellulosic, Business, PolicySen. Jeff Flake, R, Ariz., has introduced legislation that aims to amend the renewable fuel standard to require the cellulosic requirement to be based on actual production and alter the statutory definition of cellulosic biofuels to exclude biogas. READ MORE


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