biofuel industry News

  • Leaders of Sustainable Biofuels welcome Commission proposal on advanced biofuels specific target to decarbonise transport sector

    Leaders of Sustainable Biofuels (LSB) welcome the European Commission proposal for a review of the Renewable Energy Directive, which sets the legislative framework for the implementation of the EU 2030 Climate and Energy policy objectives. We believe that by recognizing the role of advanced biofuels as a fast track option for the decarbonisation of the EU transport sector, the ...

  • ReportsnReports - Global Biofuels Industry

    Global Biofuels Industry  Although biofuels are mainly used to replace or supplement the traditional petroleum-based transportation fuels, they can also be deployed to generate heat and electricity. Being an alternative to fossils, biofuels can be applied to existing vehicles with little or no engine ...


  • US biofuels industry expected to consolidate

    The US biofuels industry is expected to undergo consolidation in 2009, with many of ethanol and biodiesel plants either closing or being absorbed by a few larger players who will dominate the market. The US has 171 biodiesel refineries with estimated capacity at more than 2.4bn gal/year, well ahead of the 6m gal/year mandated by the US government for 2009. With domestic renewable fuel ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Biofuel Consumption: Global Industry Guide

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Biofuel Consumption: Global Industry Guide ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Al Gore Supports Biofuels Industry

    Al Gore confirmed today his participation at the World Biofuels Markets Congress at the Brussels Expo Centre, Belgium 6-9 March 2007. Well known for his stance on climate change he is keen to show his support to this fledgling green industry, as it grows rapidly towards it's 2nd/3rd generation cycles and enables a true bio-economy. World Biofuels Markets is widely regarded as the premier ...


    By Green Power Conferences

  • Declaration: Biofuels industry to leaders at COP21

    Advanced Biofuels Conference, Stockholm, Sweden (16 - 17 September) Support the declaration by clicking here. Read the full declaration by clicking ...

  • Extensive Research and Rational Analysis of the Global Biofuel Industry

    Bharatbook added a new report on "Global Biofuel Market Analysis" which gives the growth prospects of the biofuel industry in the developing countries. By RNCOS. Global Biofuel Market Analysis The global biofuel industry has been witnessing sustainable growth and developments for the past few years in the backdrop of depleting fossil fuels and degradation of environmental conditions. Therefore, ...


  • Biofuels executives increasingly bullish for industry growth in 2011

    Biofuels Digest reports that 80 percent of bioenergy executives are more optimistic both about their organization’s prospects for growth and industry growth, than 12 months ago, and that confidence about industry growth prospects has jumped 11 percentage points in the past quarter. The findings were among the highlights of the Winter 2010 Bioenergy Business Outlook Survey conducted by the ...


    By Green Power Conferences

  • EPA delays decision on biofuels - Industry remain hopeful

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that it expects to make a final determination in mid-2010 regarding whether to increase the allowable ethanol content in fuel. In a letter sent today to Growth Energy - a bio fuels industry association that had asked EPA to grant a waiver that would allow for the use of up to 15 percent of ethanol in gasoline - the agency said that ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • US biofuels industry could use municipal wastes

    The US Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has released a new report outlining how the Pacific Northwest can have a sizeable biofuels industry based primarily on local resources -- if non-traditional feedstocks, such as municipal waste, and new conversion technologies are used. The report notes that it will be difficult for the Northwest to create a significant ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Dyadic Demonstrates Industry-leading Biofuels Enzyme Performance

    Dyadic International, Inc. ("Dyadic") (OTC Pink: DYAI), a global biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development, manufacture and sale of enzymes and other proteins for the bioenergy, bio-based chemical, biopharmaceutical and industrial enzyme industries, today unveiled its latest biofuels enzyme advancement, ...


  • Research and Markets: Analyzing the Indian Biofuel Industry - 2012

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5ssxpk/analyzing_the) has announced the addition of the "Analyzing the Indian Biofuel Industry" report to their offering. Although biofuels are mainly used to replace or ...


    By Research and Markets

  • Big oil’s money gives biofuels industry a boost

    The biofuels industry is getting a boost from an unlikely set of investors – the traditional oil companies whose products biofuels are meant to replace. In response to the growing number low-carbon policies popping up in developed world, major oil companies have started to look at biofuels producers in a new light. “The oil companies…see a world of restrictions coming on high-carbon fuels, and ...

  • Biofuels industry showing positive signs of growth

    The biofuels industry is showing confidence in the future of the sector, with a 77% increase in bookings for World Biofuels Markets over previously recorded records. More than 220 speakers have committed to sharing their insight during the conference, and with the exhibition hall nearing capacity, World Biofuels Markets 2010 promises to be the largest biofuels networking event ever. “2010 ...


    By Green Power Conferences

  • UK biofuels industry - failing badly on sustainability

    The UK Renewable Fuels Agency (RFA) has issued its first report on the impacts of the biofuel supplied in the first year of the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO). This confirms the RFA as the first regulator in the world to monitor and report verified information on the carbon and sustainability performance of biofuels. Several fossil fuel suppliers are shown by the report to have failed ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Biofuels an important step in achieving a greener aviation industry

    Aircraft emissions, ground transportation and related travel in the airline and airports business contribute to air pollution and global warming, and carbon reduction in this area has long been an area of research. In 2008 alone, U.S. passenger and cargo airline operations required 16.1 billion gallons or approximately 382.4 million barrels of jet fuel. Commercial aviation consumes 3.0 million ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Indian Government Making Policies for a Flourishing Biofuel Industry

    According to a recent report on “Indian Biofuel Industry” published by RNCOS, environmental safety, together with security and diversity of energy supply, are the principal aims of the Indian Government for the Biofuel industry. These factors are working as the main impetus for the growth of the Biofuel industry. The Indian government has recently instituted its policies to promote the ...


    By RNCOS

  • What`s the State of America`s Biofuel Industry?

     As President Barack Obama prepares to deliver his annual State of the Union Address, leaders of some of the top biofuels companies in the country are offering their thoughts on the state of America's biofuels industry in a special episode of the Advanced Biofuels Association's Better Fuels Moment online video series. http://youtu.be/kHl_mXpX_1Q ...

  • Biofuels Commercialization by Oil Majors

    At 30 billion gallons in 2011, the global biofuels industry has become big business. Although conventional biofuels derived from commodity crops account for the bulk of production today, a proliferation of national blending mandates have triggered a stampede to commercialize advanced conversion pathways that rely on low cost, non-food feedstocks. Currently valued at over $2 ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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