Cellulosic

September 23, 2022

LanzaJet affirms its commitment to scale production of SAF

BY LanzaJet Found In:Cellulosic, BusinessAt the Clean Energy Ministerial and Action Forum in Pittsburgh, LanzaJet CEO Jimmy Samartzis is speaking on sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and its critical role in accelerating the energy transition. READ MORE

September 17, 2022

In Depth: Measuring Up Corn Fiber Ethanol

BY Katie Schroeder Found In:Operations, CellulosicEthanol made from corn fiber has a low carbon intensity and the potential to generate D3 RINs, but navigating the regulatory landscape to capture its fullest value can be complex. READ MORE

September 15, 2022

EPA to hold virtual workshop on biointermediates on Sept. 29

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has announced it will hold a virtual public workshop on Sept. 29 that focuses on the new biointermediates provisions of the Renewable Fuel Standard program. Attendees must preregister by Sept. 27. READ MORE

September 15, 2022

EPA: 1.81 billion RINs generated in August

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA on Sept. 15 released updated renewable identification number (RIN) data, reporting that nearly 1.81 billion RINs were generated under the RFS in August, up from 1.72 billion generated during the same month of last year. READ MORE

September 14, 2022

USDA invests up to $2.8B in 70 climate-smart projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe USDA on Sept. 14 announced it is investing up to $2.8 billion in 70 selected projects under the first pool of the agency’s Partnerships for Climate-Smart Communities funding opportunity. Projects include those addressing RNG and SAF. READ MORE

September 14, 2022

DOE announces $178 million to advance bioenergy technology

BY U.S. Department of Energy Found In:Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe DOE has announced $178 million for bioenergy research to advance sustainable technology breakthroughs that can improve public health, help address climate change, improve food and agricultural production, and create resilient supply chains. READ MORE

September 13, 2022

White House hosts event to celebrate the Inflation Reduction Act

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, RetailerThe White House hosted an event Sept. 13 to celebrate the Inflation Reduction Act, which was signed by President Biden on Aug. 16. Biden also issued an executive order on the implementation of the energy and infrastructure provisions of the IRA. READ MORE

September 12, 2022

Aemetis to file permits for Riverbank plant in Q4

BY Aemetis Inc. Found In:Operations, Cellulosic, BusinessAemetis Inc. has reported that the engineering work completed during the past year by CTCI for the Aemetis Riverbank Carbon Zero SAF and renewable diesel plant is on schedule for filing permits and conducting procurement commending in Q4 2022. READ MORE

August 31, 2022

DOE awards $46 million for 22 for waste-to-biofuels projects

BY U.S. Department of Energy Found In:Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe DOE on Aug. 31 announced $46 million for 22 projects that will create biofuel energy to help decarbonize the transportation and power generation sectors. The projects include those focused on waste conversion, carbon capture and algae. READ MORE