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Loans, loans, loans!

I can’t believe how busy January has become with so many news popping up all over the place. Here’s my current top news for the month (still subject to changes): 1. DuPont acquiring Danisco 2. USDA launches biobased product label 3. EPA defers GHG permitting requirements for industries that use biomass 4. Butamax files patent […]

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Green diesel article and interview

I’ve been having too many interviews lately about renewable fuels not to mention several interesting regulatory news within the US ethanol industry during December. We’ll get to ethanol some other time but for now, I want to post this interview I had with Honeywell’s UOP business about their green diesel technology. This interview is complement […]

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Biofuel News Roundup

A lot of biofuel news last week so I have separated these from my weekly news roundup. Also. my article about new renewable diesel facilities from Neste Oil and Dynamic Fuels is out this week on ICIS Chemical Business so pls. check it out for those who are subscribers. I’ll post some information tidbits about […]

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Biofuels on commercial flights in 2011

German airlines Lufthansa announced on Monday that it will start using bio-kerosene on April 2011 for commercial flights on Hamburg-Frankfurt route. The six-month trial with an Airbus A321 will use a 50-50 mix of traditional kerosene and Finland-based Neste Oil’s renewable diesel NExBTL made from hydrotreated vegetable oil (I’m assuming feedstock could be rapeseed oil […]

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