Feedstocks

January 25, 2023

GIP receives land use approval for RNG, ethanol project

BY Green Impact Partners Inc. Found In:Operations, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessGreen Impact Partners announced that the Future Energy Park has received final land use approval from the City of Calgary municipal council. The project will convert non-food grade waste wheat into RNG and ethanol. READ MORE

January 24, 2023

Report: Biofuel consumption in Australia remains minimal in 2022

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, BusinessBiofuel consumption in Australia remained low in 2022. Despite new fuel standards introduced for gasoline on Jan. 1, 2022, the ethanol blend rate did not increase, according to a report filed with the USDA. Biodiesel consumption is also very low. READ MORE

January 23, 2023

CoBank reports solid Q4 performance for US ethanol industry

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessU.S. ethanol production during the fourth quarter of 2022 nearly caught up to pre-COVID levels despite falling energy prices and lower gasoline demand, according to the latest quarterly report released by CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange. READ MORE

January 23, 2023

DOE: National labs research better uses for CO2

BY U.S. Department of Energy Found In:Feedstocks, CoproductsCarbon dioxide fuels global warming but scientists from multiple national labs are finding new ways to repurpose it to produce a myriad of valuable products, such as fuels, chemicals, plastics and materials from carbon resources. READ MORE

January 19, 2023

EPA: 2022 RFS RIN generation reaches 21.27 billion

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has announced 1.89 billion RINs were generated under the RFS in December, down from 2.02 billion generated in December 2021. Total RIN generation for 2022 reached nearly 21.27 billion, up from 19.93 billion generated in 2021. READ MORE

January 18, 2023

CropEnergies: Ethanol production, revenue up in Q1-Q3

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, BusinessEuropean ethanol producer CropEnergies has released financial and operational results for the first three quarters of its fiscal year, which began March 1, 2022, reporting increased ethanol production and higher revenues. READ MORE

January 17, 2023

UNICA: Ethanol production, sales up in late December

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, BusinessUNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has released data that shows ethanol production by mills in the south-central region of the country was up during the second half of December. Ethanol sales were also up during the two-week period. READ MORE

January 17, 2023

EU ag outlook includes forecasts for biodiesel, ethanol demand

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Feedstocks, Business, PolicyThe European Commission has published its annual EU agricultural outlook, which includes projections for biofuel use through 2032. The outlook predicts stable biodiesel use in the medium-term, with increased ethanol use through 2030. READ MORE

January 16, 2023

EPA approves RFS fuel pathway for LanzaJet’s Georgia facility

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA on Jan. 12 approved a fuel pathway filed by LanzaJet Inc. under the RFS that will allow the company’s biorefinery near Soperton, Georgia, to generate D4 RINs for renewable jet fuel and renewable diesel produced from sugarcane ethanol. READ MORE