Categoría: Noticias Biodiésel

Commentary: Plotting a path for greater bioenergy use
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Commentary: Plotting a path for greater bioenergy use

The recent discussions on renewable energy are mostly focused on the rapid growth of wind and solar deployment and their impressive drop in cost. While these developments are remarkable, they also overshadow what remains the most important source of renewable energy today – bioenergy. One unique feature of bioenergy compared to other renewable energy technologies...

14 mayo, 201914 mayo, 2019by
US EPA proposes biofuels blend increase for 2020
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US EPA proposes biofuels blend increase for 2020

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an increase in the volume of biofuels that refiners must blend into fuel they produce for 2020, Reuters reports. The agency has proposed an increase to 20.04 billion gallons per year for 2020, up from current levels of 19.92 billion gallons this year.   https://biofuels-news.com/display_news/14665/us_epa_proposes_biofuels_blend_increase_for_2020/

13 mayo, 201913 mayo, 2019by
Ferry operator DFDS invests in biofuel producer Mash Energy
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Ferry operator DFDS invests in biofuel producer Mash Energy

Freight and passenger ferry operator DFDS has announced its investment in start-up biofuels producer Mash Energy. Mash Energy produces biofuel from agricultural waste, which it currently sources from the by-product of nut processing in Tanzania and India   https://biofuels-news.com/display_news/14607/ferry_operator_dfds_invests_in_biofuel_producer_mash_energy/

13 mayo, 201913 mayo, 2019by
Renewable Energy: A Gender Perspective
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Renewable Energy: A Gender Perspective

Renewable energy employs about 32% women, compared to 22% in the energy sector overall. Still, within renewables, women’s participation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) jobs is far lower than in administrative jobs.   https://irena.org/publications/2019/Jan/Renewable-Energy-A-Gender-Perspective

6 mayo, 20196 mayo, 2019by
BASF expands production of biodiesel catalyst in Brazil
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BASF expands production of biodiesel catalyst in Brazil

German chemical producer BASF has announced plans to increase production capacity at its sodium methylate plant in Guaratinguetá, Brazil.   https://biofuels-news.com/display_news/14566/basf_expands_production_of_biodiesel_catalyst_in_brazil/

30 abril, 201930 abril, 2019by
Washington State Ferries commits to 10% biodiesel blend
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Washington State Ferries commits to 10% biodiesel blend

Washington State Ferries (WSF)announced that it will be launching a Sustainability Action Plan that outlines objectives for more renewable ferries and terminals, which includes a commitment to using a 10% biodiesel mix.   https://biofuels-news.com/display_news/14593/washington_state_ferries_commits_to_10_biodiesel_blend/1/

30 abril, 201930 abril, 2019by