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Pacific Biodiesel expands fuel availability
Biodiesel News
Jun 29, 2022
TotalEnergies Marine Fuels and Mitsui OSK Lines have successfully completed the first biofuel bunker operation for a vehicle carrier in Singapore. The local operation was made possible with support from the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore. The MOL-operated car and truck carrier, Heroic Ace, was refuelled by TotalEnergies-supplied biofuel on 11 June, via ship-to-ship... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 29, 2022
Marr Contracting has begun using renewable diesel (also known as HVO100) from Neste in their heavy lift luffing tower crane fleet in Australia. The switch to Neste-produced 100% renewable diesel comes after significant consultation with Marr clients and leaders within Australia’s construction industry on the best solution for transitioning away from fossil fuels. After... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 28, 2022
Strong market prices as a consequence of tight global rapeseed supply and good seeding conditions are motivating Australian rapeseed growers to expand their rapeseed areas. This assessment is supported by the first report of the Australian Oilseed Federation (AOF). Previously good seeding conditions in many parts of the Australian production regions have allowed producers... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 24, 2022
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has raised its global harvest estimate and foreign trade forecast for soybeans over the next year. According to the USDA estimate, global soybean production in the marketing year 2022/23 is set to reach 395.4 million tonnes. This is up 680,000 tonnes on the previous month's estimate and up 12.3% from 2021/22. The key reason... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 22, 2022
Fintoil and Neste Engineering Solutions have selected Emerson’s automation software and technologies to maximise the operational performance of its biorefinery being constructed at a port in Finland. The plant in Hamina-Kotka will be the third-largest crude tall oil (CTO) biorefinery in the world and will produce advanced biofuel and biochemical feedstocks that help... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 17, 2022
Cargill has completed its first state-of-the-art advanced biodiesel plant in Ghent, Belgium, which converts waste oils and residues into renewable fuel. The advanced biodiesel produced at the facility will be used by the maritime and trucking sectors, enabling customers to lower the carbon footprint associated with their maritime and road transport activities. The groundbreaking... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 16, 2022
Following the successful commissioning of the BDI biodiesel plants in Hungary and the US, the third RepCAT plant was opened in Belgium. The global company Cargill engaged the Styrian plant manufacturer BDI to build a biodiesel plant of the newest generation in Ghent in 2020. The tailor-made plant in Belgium is the largest to produce sustainable biodiesel using BDI’s... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 14, 2022
The 62 race cars competing in the 90th 24 Hours of Le Mans were supplied with a 100% renewable fuel developed and produced by TotalEnergies. Excellium Racing 100 delivered a reduction in CO2 emissions of at least 65% over its lifecycle. The 24 Hours of Le Mans, the third round of the FIA World Endurance Championship and an iconic motorsports event, took place for the... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 10, 2022
DP World’s container terminal at Southampton has taken a major step forward to net-zero by becoming the first port in the UK to eliminate fossil diesel from its operations entirely and transition to hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO). Diesel previously accounted for 90% of the terminal’s emissions but HVO – a renewable biodiesel derived from sustainable sources –... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 10, 2022
MOL Drybulk will start sea trials on the Panamax bulk carrier SC Olive using biofuel later in June. MOL has signed a deal for biofuel supplies with Chevron Singapore and about 500 tons of International Sustainability & Carbon Certification (ISCC) certified biofuel will be bunkered on the vessel at Port of Singapore. The biofuel supplied by Chevron Singapore is blended... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 8, 2022
ABB has been selected by Braya Renewable Fuels to support the transformation of the idled Come By Chance oil refinery into a new renewable fuels production centre. This facility is located in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Braya Renewable Fuels is focused on powering the decarbonised future of the heavy transportation sector and is seeking to complete the phase... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 8, 2022
The emergence of biodiesel as an alternative fuel substitute for traditional petroleum-based fuels has changed the way the country produces energy. Biomass is one of the most abundant renewable resources and therefore has led to much attention and research to produce fuels from it. Due to the majority of biomass being composed of carbohydrates, biomass is considered... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 8, 2022
Kvasir Technologies - a Danish technology company developing a process to produce climate friendly fuel for the shipping industry – has secured €2.5 million in support from the EU programme EIC accelerator. Kvasir Technologies is a spin-off company from the Technical University of Denmark, where the process was invented by CEO and co-founder Joachim Bachmann Nielsen... [Read More]

Biodiesel News
Jun 7, 2022
Worley has been awarded a front-end engineering and design (FEED) services contract by Alfanar for a low-carbon fuels project in Teesside, UK. The project, known as Lighthouse Green Fuels, will convert residual solid waste into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and green naphtha. The project will process approximately one million tonnes of residual solid waste every... [Read More]


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