Alternative Fuels

Industry & Facility
Industry & Facility

Valero Restarts Indiana Ethanol Plant

Valero Renewable Fuels Co. LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of San Antonio, Texas-based refiner Valero Energy Corp., announced August 26 that it restarted a recently purchased ethanol plant in Mount Vernon, Ind.

Policy
Technology
International Developments

Saudi Aramco Backs Siluria in Funding Round

San Francisco, Calif.-based gas-to-liquids technology developer Siluria Technologies has closed on a $30-million Series D financing round led by Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures, the venture-investment subsidiary of Saudi Aramco.

Industry & Facility

U.S. DOE to Fund Algal-Biofuel Research

The U.S. Department of Energy’s recently announced that its Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy intends to issue, on behalf of the Bioenergy Technologies Office, a funding opportunity announcement to promote algal-biofuel research.

Policy
Technology
Policy

RFS-2 Headed to OMB For Review

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on August 22 sent the final 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard to the White House Office of Management and Budget for interagency review, the agency confirmed to DownstreamBusiness.com.

Industry & Facility