Diesel Fuel

Fuels
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Amyris, Total Restructure Renewable-Diesel, Jet Fuel JV

Emeryville, Calif.-based Amyris Inc. recently announced that it agreed on key business terms with Total Energies Nouvelles Activités USA (a wholly owned subsidiary of France-based Total S.A.) on the restructuring of their renewable diesel/jet fuel joint venture to open the way for proceeding with commercialization of its biojet fuel technology over the coming years.

Distillate Markets

Surging Oil Production Has Nowhere To Go

The physical market for crude oil will remain under pressure as traders unwind profitable storage plays after several months that that saw them holding millions of barrels on tankers at sea, according to BMI Research in London.

Transportation
Transportation
Regulation & Legislation

Queuing Up For Aircraft GHG Standards

In the wake of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s recent finding that greenhouse-gas emissions from certain aircraft endanger public health and welfare, some market observers ponder the timing and potential stringency of a potential rulemaking process.

Regulation & Legislation
Prices
Regulation & Legislation

EPA, DOT Propose Phase 2 Truck Fuel Economy/CO2 Rules

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration jointly proposed on June 19 Phase 2 standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles to improve fuel efficiency and reduce greenhouse-gas emissions.

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