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EIA: US biofuel capacity up in September, feedstock use down

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Feedstocks, BusinessOperable biofuels production capacity in the U.S. expanded by 32 MMgy in September to 20.766 billion gallons per year, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Nov. 30. Feedstock consumption was down for the month. READ MORE

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H2O Innovation completes retrofit at Iowa ethanol plant

BY H2O Innovation Inc. Found In:Operations, BusinessH2O Innovation Inc. recently completed a plant retrofit for an ethanol client located in Iowa. The company was awarded the contract for membrane replacement of the client’s existing microfiltration (MF) system. READ MORE

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StepOne Tech America joins RFA as newest associate member

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:BusinessThe Renewable Fuels Association has welcomed StepOne Tech America as its newest associate member. Founded 10 years ago in Finland, the company develops and sells eFlexFuel E85 flex fuel conversion kits for the U.S. market. READ MORE

November 29, 2021

REEEAC schedules meeting for Dec. 9

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, PolicyThe U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration has announced the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Dec. 9. The event is open to the public, but registeration is required. READ MORE

November 29, 2021

OSU research advances ethanol fuel cell technology

BY Oregon State University Found In:Markets, Coproducts, BusinessAlternative-energy research at Oregon State University is charting a path toward the mass adoption of clean cars powered by direct-ethanol fuel cells through the developmet of a catalyst that solves three key problems associated with DEFC. READ MORE

November 29, 2021

Green Plains breaks ground on protein technology at Obion plant

BY Green Plains Inc. Found In:Operations, Coproducts, BusinessGreen Plains Inc. on Nov. 23 announced its wholly owned subsidiary Green Plains Obion LLC has broken ground on the construction of Fluid Quip Technologies’ MSC system. Obion is the fifth Green Plains location to install the MSC technology. READ MORE

November 29, 2021

RFA welcomes Heron Lake BioEnergy as newest producer member

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:BusinessHeron Lake BioEnergy has joined the Renewable Fuels Association as its newest producer member. The Heron Lake, Minnesota, biorefinery produces approximately 59 million gallons annually, using about 21 million bushels of corn. READ MORE

November 24, 2021

EIA: Ethanol production up 2%, stocks up slightly

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, BusinessU.S. fuel ethanol production was up nearly 2 percent the week ending Nov. 19, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on Nov. 24. Fuel ethanol stocks were up slightly. READ MORE

November 24, 2021

Lummus to license Braskem technology for green ethylene projects

BY Lummus Technology Found In:Coproducts, BusinessLummus Technology announced that it has executed an MOU with Braskem Netherlands B.V. to license Braskem's green ethylene technology for two ethanol to ethylene conversion projects under development in North America and Asia. READ MORE