Legislation to remove requirements that mandate ethanol to be blended in gasoline was proposed in Hawaii and Oregon, respectively, recently.
Westlake Village, Calif.-based Applied LNG has signed an agreement to purchase biomethane from BP Energy Co.
Indiana-based Calumet Specialty Products Partners on Feb. 27 said its full-year 2014 corporate-wide net loss of $112 million versus a 2013 net profit of $3.5 million, with the downturn blamed mainly upon crude-oil inventory write-downs and futures-market derivative losses.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reported that about 1.227 billion D6 Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs) were generated in January, down 6% from the 1.308 billion RINs that were generated in December
Marine and power-plant engines manufacturer Wärtsilä reported that its full-year 2014 earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) rose 2% year-on-year (y-o-y), to €569 million (US$643 million), from €557 million (US$629 million) in 2013.
GE Marine announced it won Tier 4 Interim emissions certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its “12V250” marine diesel engine.
Norway-based Technology Center Mongstad (TCM) said that the U.K. CCS Research Center PACT has joined the TCM carbon capture and storage technology development network.