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Bio-diesel developers in US take cue from tax incentives to make fresh investments
By CTBR Staff Writer
Tax incentives provided to the US bio-diesel industry by the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 are expected to provide a fresh leash of investments for companies in the sector and aid future growth.
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Sweetwater, Ace Ethanol ink $100m cellulosic ethanol production agreement
By CTBR Staff Writer
US-based cellulosic sugar producer Sweetwater Energy has inked a $100m agreement with Ace Ethanol for the production of cellulosic ethanol in Wisconsin.
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US energy department approves $10m funding to develop advanced bio-fuels, bio-products
By CTBR Staff Writer
The US Department of Energy will provide $10m in funding to five new projects that seek to develop advance technologies to convert biomass into advanced bio-fuels and bio-products.
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Gevo secures approval for $15m stock repurchase program
By CTBR Staff Writer
US-based advanced bio-fuels producer Gevo has secured an approved from its board of directors to repurchase $15m worth of its common stock over the next one year.
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General Biodiesel fined by US environment protection agency for use of hazardous materials
By CTBR Staff Writer
US-based renewable energy company General Biodiesel is facing a fine and reprimand from the Environment Protection Agency for failing to report the presence of hazardous chemicals in violation of federal emergency planning laws.
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Biox terminates bio-diesel agreement with International- Matex Tank Terminals
By CTBR Staff Writer
Canada-based renewable energy company Biox has terminated an agreement with International- Matex Tank Terminals wherein the former was to build a 100-million-liter biodiesel plant in New York Harbor.
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Neste Oil joins EU-backed renewable aviation fuel initiative
By CTBR Staff Writer
Finland-based Neste Oil has joined the Initiative Towards Sustainable Kerosene for Aviation (ITAKA) project to promote greater use of renewable fuels in the aviation sector.
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Solazyme completes initial fermentation tests at Iowa facility for renewable oil production
By CTBR Staff Writer
Renewable oil and bio-products company Solazyme completed multiple initial fermentations at an Iowa test facility – ADM Clinton.
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BP Biofuels to invest $350m to expand ethanol production in Brazil
By CTBR Staff Writer
Bio-fuels arms of oil major British Petroleum will invest $350m to expand the ethanol processing capacity at its sugarcane processing venture, Tropical, in Brazil.
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British Airways to purchase $500m aviation bio-fuel from GreenSky London
By CTBR Staff Writer
Aviation major British Airways has agreed to purchase $500m worth sustainable jet fuel from its joint GreenSky London initiative in partnership with bio-energy company Solena.
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LanzaTech, Baosteel to commence operations at waste-gas-to-ethanol plant in China
By CTBR Staff Writer
Low-carbon fuels developer LanzaTech and steel manufacturer Baosteel will commence commercial operations at their jointly owned waste-gas-to-ethanol facility in China.
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Fulcrum BioEnergy secures $175m financing for Sierra BioFuels plant
By CTBR Staff Writer
US-based bio fuel company Fulcrum BioEnergy has secured $175m in financing for the construction of a municipal solid waste (MSW) to ethanol plant for Sierra BioFuels.
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Syngenta, Ceres to develop sweet sorghum for ethanol production in Brazil
By CTBR Staff Writer
Agricultural biotechnology company Ceres Sementes do Brasil has entered into an agreement with US-based Syngenta for the market development of sweet sorghum in Brazil.
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Shell unveils new biodiesel facility in Sydney, Australia
By CTBR Staff Writer
Australian arm of global energy and petrochemical major Shell unveiled a new biodiesel facility at its Parramatta Terminal in western Sydney to meet increasing customer demands.
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Renewable Energy Group to acquire biodiesel plant for $2.6m
By CTBR Staff Writer
Biodiesel producer Renewable Energy Group (REG) has acquired a 15 million gallon per year biodiesel production plant near Atlanta, Georgia.
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