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Iogen announces startup of Brazilian cellulosic ethanol plant

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:Operations, Markets, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyOttawa-based Iogen Corp. announced its first commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant is producing ethanol in Brazil. The first 200,000 liters (53,000 gallons) has been distributed by Brazilian ethanol producer Raizen to its network of gas stations. READ MORE

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Senate passes short-term tax extenders package

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Cellulosic, Business, PolicyOn Dec. 16, the U.S. Senate passed a short-term tax extenders package that aims to retroactively extend several tax incentives that expired at the end of 2013 and throughout this year through the end of 2014. READ MORE

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USDA improves forest health by harvesting biomass for energy

BY USDA Found In:Operations, Feedstocks, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyAgriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced that more than 200,000 tons of biomass were removed from federal lands through the Biomass Crop Assistance Program.This summer, 19 energy facilities in 10 states participated in BCAP. READ MORE

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RFA: The RFS celebrates 7 years of success

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Operations, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThis Friday marks the seventh anniversary of the signing into law of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007. The law expanded the renewable fuel standard (RFS) and set America on a path toward a cleaner, more energy-independent future. READ MORE

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In Depth: Benchmarking the Ethanol Lab

BY Susanne Retka SchillFound In:OperationsQuality control depends on accurate test results, but how do ethanol labs control their own quality? READ MORE

December 16, 2014

U.K. opens competition to fund demonstration-scale biofuel plants

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe U.K. Department for Transport has announced plans to award GBP 25 million ($39.37 million) to support the development of up to three advanced biofuel demonstration plants through a two-phase competition. READ MORE

December 16, 2014

RFA comments on FDA animal food supplemental rulemaking

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Operations, Coproducts, Business, PolicyThe Renewable Fuels Association has submitted comments to the Food and Drug Administration last on its supplemental rulemaking proposal outlining best practices for the regulation of animal food under the Food Safety Modernization Act. READ MORE


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