Diesel Fuel

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UOP Wins ‘Green Diesel’ Contract from Emerald Biofuels

UOP announced October 1 that it won a contract from Chicago-based Emerald Biofuels to supply the UOP/Eni “Ecofining” hydrotreating technology for production of all-hydrocarbon “green diesel” from non-edible oils and animal fats for the U.S. military.

Regulation & Legislation

EPA Offers $5 Million for U.S. Marine-Port Cleanups

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced September 22 that it’s making available $5 million in grants for diesel emission-cleanup projects at ocean and inland-marine ports that theoretically could be applied to scores of areas around the U.S.

Transportation
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EU Mandates LNG for Trucks, Ships; Electricity for Cars

The Council of the EU on September 29 gave final approval to legislation that will force member states of the EU to take steps to expand alternative-fuels refueling infrastructure—including liquefied natural gas (LNG) for trucks and ships and charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs).

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