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Enerkem produces new high-octane biofuel
Enerkem has produced a new high-performance biofuel that could improve the octane rating of fuels sold on the market.
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NNPC partners with Nigerian state of Kogi to produce bio-fuel
By CTBR Staff Writer
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Kogi State Government have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of an ethanol-based bio-fuel processing plant capable of producing 84 million litres per year.
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Study shows new porimise in biofuel produced from switchgrass
By CTBR Staff Writer
A recent study conducted by a research team from the Colorado State University (CSU) has found that switchgrass, a non-edible grass native to North America has a potential combat global warming.
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FS Bioenergia to construct second corn-only ethanol plant in Brazil
By CTBR Staff Writer
FS Bioenergia, a collaboration between Tapajós Participações and Summit Agricultural Group has announced its plans to construct a second corn-only ethanol plant in Brazil.
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Consortium agrees on initial funding for waste-to-chemistry project in Rotterdam
By CTBR Staff Writer
A consortium consisting of Air Liquide, AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam have agreed on initial funding for the development of a new waste-to-chemistry facility in Rotterdam.
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Californian public transportation service WestCAT switches to Neste's biodiesel
Western Contra Costa Transit Authority (WestCAT) has switched its entire fleet of 45 heavy duty buses on petroleum diesel to Neste's MY Renewable biodiesel.
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Enerkem raises $222m in new funding round
Waste-to-biofuels developer Enerkem has secured C$280m ($222m) in a new funding round that saw participation from BlackRock and Sinobioway along with existing investors.
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CPI partners with Green Lizard to convert used cooking oil into biodiesel
By CTBR Staff Writer
UK-based Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) has developed a new pilot plant with Green Lizard Technologies (GLT) that converts used cooking oil into low sulfur biodiesel feedstocks and other useful chemicals.
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Summit Agricultural Group to invest $100m to expand corn ethanol facility in Brazil
By CTBR Staff Writer
Summit Agricultural Group is planning to invest $100m in FS Bioenergia facility to expand the production of corn ethanol in Brazil.
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Sinobioway invests $100m in biofuel producer Enerkem
By CTBR Staff Writer
Sinobioway Group has signed an agreement to invest C$125m ($100.27m) in Enerkem, a Canada-based producer of biofuels and renewable chemicals from waste.
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NV Energy issues RFP for 330MW of renewable energy projects in Nevada
By CTBR Staff Writer
Nevada-based NV Energy has issued request for proposals for 330MW of renewable projects in the state.
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Statkraft owned Silva Green Fuel to build biofuel demonstration plant in Norway
By CTBR Staff Writer
Silva Green Fuel, a joint venture company of Statkraft and Södra with 51% and 49% stakes is planning to construct a biofuel demonstration plant that can produce second generation biofuel from forest feedstock.
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ARENA to provide $11.9m funding for Ethtec to develop biofuel technology
By CTBR Staff Writer
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has agreed to provide a funding of $11.9m for Ethanol Technologies (Ethtec), an Australian biofuel company to demonstrate its new biofuel technology.
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Enerkem's Edmonton waste-to-biofuel facility gets EPA approval to sell ethanol fuel
Enerkem has received approval from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to sell cellulosic ethanol produced at its Edmonton, AB, Canada facility under the US Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS).
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Qantas aircraft to be powered by renewable biofuel from 2020
By CTBR Staff Writer
Qantas has announced its Los Angeles based aircraft will be powered by biofuel from 2020, reducing the airline’s carbon emissions on its services operating between the US and Australia.
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