Biofuels

Neste and Boeing join forces to commercialise renewable aviation fuels

Based on test flights, Boeing reported that 'the airplane performed as designed with the renewable jet blend, just as it does with conventional jet fuel'

Jatrodiesel biodiesel plant comes online in US

The facility is co-located with the 125 MMgy CHS-owned Patriot Renewable Fuels ethanol plant in Annawan.

Universal Biofuels converts bulk customers to B100 in India

Company has introduced 100% distilled biodiesel in truck, bus, taxi and stationary generator sectors

Nidera earns RSB certification for biodiesel from used cooking oil

The certification scope includes Nidera’s trading operations, and the Biodiesel Aragon plant in Huesca,Spain

Biofuels capacity to grow to 61 BGY in 2018

Ethanol and biodiesel will continue to dominate with 96% of the capacity

Scientists reveal algal oil potential as fuel for the future

Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa, an internationally important algal store based at SAMS in Oban:scientists examined ocean-based strains that had the highest oil content

UK Department of Transport awards advanced biofuel projects

Projects include waste products from the whiskey industry to produce biofuels, and waste wood and forestry surplus to convert into sugars

BNDES to provide up to $552 million to mills for offsetting ethanol storage costs

Investment is to help ethanol producers store the fuel until prices are higher during the intercrop season

Project Solaris in South Africa earns RSB certification

Nicotine-free, GMO-free and energy rich tobacco crop variety, can be used as feedstock for bio jet fuel

Fuel from garbage

How Shell's India R&D centre is hoping to make this a reality