Cellulosic

April 29, 2021

Aemetis receives permits for ‘Carbon Zero’ renewable fuels plant

BY Aemetis Inc. Found In:Cellulosic, BusinessAemetis Inc. has received 19 permits granting the authority to construct (ATC) from the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District related to the Aemetis ‘Carbon Zero’ renewable fuels project in Riverbank, California. READ MORE

April 26, 2021

Washington legislature passes CFS bill, delivers bill to governor

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerBoth chambers of the Washington State Legislature on April 25 voted to approve a bill that will create a state-wide Clean Fuel Standard. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee tweeted a statement in approval later that day and is expected to sign the bill soon. READ MORE

April 23, 2021

EPA: RIN generation tops 1.64 billion in March

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released data showing that more than 1.64 billion renewable identification numbers (RIN) were generated under the Renewable Fuel Standard in March, up from 1.58 billion during the same month of last year. READ MORE

April 20, 2021

Clariant, Pertamina collaborate on advanced biofuels assessment

BY Clariant Found In:Cellulosic, BusinessClariant is working with Indonesia's state-owned oil and gas corporation, Pertamina, since 2018 to evaluate and test the feasibility of Clariant's sunliquid technology to process available regional feedstocks in Indonesia into the cellulosic ethanol. READ MORE

April 14, 2021

2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo agenda released

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerEthanol Producer Magazine has announced the preliminary agenda for the 2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW) taking place July 13-15, 2021 at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa. READ MORE

April 08, 2021

DOE offers $61.4 million for biofuel, bioenergy projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe DOE on April 8 announced it will award $61.4 million to support the development and demonstration of bioenergy projects, including those focused on marine and aviation fuels, cellulosic sugars, separations technologies, wood heating, and RNG. READ MORE

March 30, 2021

Kemin launches dry cellulase ZyloCell

BY Kemin Industries Found In:Cellulosic, BusinessKemin Biofuels, part of Kemin Industries, has expanded its enzyme portfolio with ZZyloCell, a unique dry cellulase for use in bioethanol plants that breaks down cellulose in corn kernel fiber for a low-carbon fuel source. READ MORE

March 26, 2021

EPA: 1.26 billion RINs generated in February

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, BusinessMore than 1.26 billion renewable identification numbers were generated under the Renewable Fuel Standard in February, down from 1.54 billion reported for the same month of last year, according to data released by the U.S. EPA in mid-March. READ MORE

March 15, 2021

Aemetis discusses plans for renewable diesel, cellulosic ethanol

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, BusinessEric McAfee, CEO of Aemetis Inc., confirmed that the company’s California ethanol plant is currently running at capacity during a fourth quarter earnings call held March 11. He also provided an update of the company’s advanced biofuel initiatives. READ MORE