4 hours ago

Abengoa to file for preliminary creditor protection

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, BusinessAbengoa recently announced that it is filing for preliminary creditor protection. The company, however, said it "currently intends to continue to operate its ethanol plants in a normal course of business," including the cellulosic plant in Kansas. READ MORE

4 hours ago

DOE announces expanded GREET model

BY U.S. Department of Energy Found In:Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyArgonne National Laboratory recently released a new version of the Greenhouse gases, Regulated Emissions, and Energy use in Transportation (GREET) model, funded in part by the U.S. Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office. READ MORE

8 hours ago

Agreement to address climate change under negotiation in Paris

BY Katie FletcherFound In:PolicyThis week, President Obama traveled to Paris to join nearly 200 nations for the COP21 global conference on climate change. Coinciding with the conference, was the announcement that Obama and 19 other world leaders launched"“Mission Innovation." READ MORE

November 30, 2015

Renewable fuel associations express mixed reactions to final rule

BY Sue Retka-Schill and Holly Jessen Found In:Operations, Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyPositive aspects were found in the U.S. EPA's final rule establishing the renewable volume obligations for compliance with the renewable fuel standard, but the overall tone from associations responding immediately after the announcement was negative. READ MORE

November 30, 2015

EPA sets 2014, 2015 and 2016 RFS RVOs

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Cellulosic, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released its long-anticipated final rule setting the 2014, 2015 and 2016 renewable volume requirements (RVOs) under the renewable fuel standard (RFS), along with the 2017 RVO for biomass-based diesel. READ MORE

November 27, 2015

EPA: 1.54 billion RINs generated in October

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number (RIN) generation data for October, reporting that 1.54 billion RINs were generated during the month, bringing the total for the first 10 months of the year to net total of 14.79 billion RINs. READ MORE

November 27, 2015

Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee to meet Dec. 1

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, PolicyThe Surface Transportation Board has announced the Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee meeting has been rescheduled for Dec. 1. The committee serves as a forum for the discussion of issues related to the transportation of energy resources. READ MORE


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December 2015

Focus on safety

Probing the FSMA rule

Ethanol fire know-how when it’s needed

DuPont's cellulosic celebration

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