U.K.-based Hills Group announced Oct. 13 that it has tapped neighboring Chinook Sciences gasification technology for a proposed 22-megawatt, waste-to-energy (WTE) project at Wilshire, England.
Seville, Spain-based bioenergy firm Abengoa SA recently celebrated the official grand opening of its cellulosic-ethanol plant near Hugoton, Kan.
The Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) on Oct. 21 announced a new surcharge scheme to cover an expected $365 per tonne fuel-cost premium for ships burning 0.1%-sulfur marine gasoil (MGO) in emission-control areas starting Jan. 1, 2015.
Texas-based Rush Enterprises—North America’s largest commercial truck dealer and a bellwether for heavy-duty highway diesel sales—on Oct. 21 reported that its third-quarter (3Q) 2014 net income rose to $23.5 million, from $15.2 million in 3Q 2013.
Boeing recently announced that it, along with Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC), opened a demonstration facility that will turn waste cooking oil—common referred to as “gutter oil” in China—into aviation biofuel.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Oct. 21 rejected the standing of industry groups challenging a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule requiring pumps selling E15 to be labeled.
South Africa-based gas-to-liquids (GTL) specialist PetroSA announced Oct. 21 that it posted an R1.65-billion (US$150-million) net loss for fiscal-year (FY) 2014 because of a R3.4-billion (US$309-million) impairment against its on-shore and offshore oil-and-gas assets.