Cellulosic

August 24, 2021

Oil state senators ask EPA to gut RFS blending obligations

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyA group of 17 republican oil state senators on Aug. 23 sent a letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Michael Regan urging the agency to waive or significantly reduce the RFS blending obligations for 2020 and set low RVOs for 2021 and 2022. READ MORE

August 23, 2021

EPA: 1.69 billion RINs generated in July

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released data showing 1.69 billion renewable identification numbers (RINs) were generated under the Renewable Fuel Standard in July, up from 1.63 billion RINs that were generated during the same month of last year. READ MORE

August 16, 2021

Aemetis provides update of advanced biofuel, CCS projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, BusinessAemetis Inc. released second quarter financial results on Aug. 12, providing updates on its renewable natural gas (RNG) and carbon capture and storage (CCS) initiatives and discussing ongoing improvements at its Keyes, California, ethanol plant. READ MORE

August 03, 2021

CE+P, JBEI partner on advanced biofuels research

BY California Ethanol + Power Found In:Operations, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyCalifornia Ethanol + Power is partnering with the Joint BioEnergy Institute to develop scalable next-generation renewable energy products using biomass from CE+P’s planned sugarcane ethanol facility in Imperial County, California. READ MORE

July 21, 2021

New Energy Blue to construct cellulosic biorefinery in Iowa

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, BusinessNew Energy Blue on July 20 announced plans to construct a cellulosic ethanol biorefinery that utilizes Inbicon technology on a 155-acre site near Mason City, Iowa. Construction is expected to begin next year, with commissioning scheduled for 2024. READ MORE

July 19, 2021

EPA: 1.77 billion RINs generated in June

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has published updated renewable identification number (RIN) generation data, reporting that more than 1.77 billion RINs were generated under the RFS in June, up from 1.51 billion generated during the same month of last year. READ MORE

July 15, 2021

Dartmouth professor selected to direct new Brazilian biofuels lab

BY Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth Found In:Cellulosic, BusinessLee Lynd, the Queneau Distinguished Professor of Engineering at Dartmouth, will be the founding director of the new Advanced Second Generation (A2G) Biofuel Laboratory located at the University of Campinas (Unicamp) in Brazil. READ MORE

July 14, 2021

Markham, Rosentrater recognized for industry contributions at FEW

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerBBI International and Ethanol Producer Magazine on July 14 recognized Steve Markham and Kurt Rosentrater for their contributions to the U.S. ethanol industry during the general session of the 2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW). READ MORE

July 09, 2021

More than 450 biofuel producers set to attend FEW

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerThe 2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW), the ethanol industry's largest conference, will feature more than 150 speakers, next week, July 13-15, in Des Moines, Iowa. More than 450 biofuel producers are set to attend. READ MORE