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EPA: U.S. Generated Record 17.2 Billion RINs In 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently reported that about 17.2 billion total Renewable Identification Numbers were generated in 2014, up from 16.6 billion, or 4%, from the previous year and the most since 2010.

Margins & Economics

Edeniq Secures Equity Funding For Cellulosic-Sugar Technology

Visalia, Calif.-based Edeniq Inc. recently announced that it raised more than $16 million in equity to support development of its proprietary and trademarked “PATHWAY Platform,” which can be incorporated into existing corn-ethanol plants for maximizing product yield.

Public Policy
Electric Power

‘Zero-Emission Platform’ Laments Departure Of Big EU Utilities

The Brussels-based Zero Emissions Platform (ZEP)—a coalition of European Union (EU) petroleum companies, equipment suppliers, scientists and environmental non-governmental organizations promoting carbon capture and storage (CCS)—recently announced that four big EU electric utilities have now abandoned ZEP.

Fuels & Processing

Looking At Biofuels Differently

It may not be a household name like some of the more well-known companies that are currently operating in the biofuel industry, but Albuquerque, N.M.-based xF Technologies is well on the way to making a name for itself.

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Gevo Launches Commercial Bio-Isobutanol Sales in Canada

Englewood, Colo.-based biobutanol developer Gevo Inc. recently announced that it launched sales of its renewable isobutanol to Brenntag Canada Inc., a member of the Brenntag group of companies for distribution into the solvents, oil and gas, mining and specialty chemicals markets.

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