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New Way To Make Biodiesel Using Fat From Alligators And Other Animals
2014-03-18 10:10:25

American Chemical Society Chicken fat, pork fat or beef fat –– none is the cornerstone of a healthful diet –– but animal fats, including those from alligators, could give an economical, ecofriendly boost to the biofuel industry, according to researchers who reported a new method for biofuel production here today. The report, following up on their earlier study on the potential use of gator fat as a source of biodiesel fuel, was part of the 247th National Meeting of the American...

2014-03-12 12:22:30

DUBLIN, Mar. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/s64bgq/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Biodiesel Industry" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The 'Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Biodiesel Industry' is a professional and in-depth research report on the global biodiesel industry with a focus on the...

2014-03-04 23:26:03

Chico-based biodiesel equipment manufacturer, Springboard Biodiesel, continues to diversify with launch of local fuel sales. Chico, CA. (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Springboard Biodiesel, a leading provider of small-scale biodiesel processing systems, has announced the creation of a local biodiesel buyers club for interested individuals and companies in and around Butte County. The Company, which has been manufacturing and selling state-of-the-art biodiesel production equipment for nearly 6...

2014-03-03 23:03:37

Strengthening overseas competition is anticipated to keep industry revenue volatile over the five years to 2014. For this reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Soybean Farming industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 The Soybean Farming industry experienced strong growth over the five years to 2014, mainly due to the crop's status as a major input for biofuel. The Renewable Fuels Regulations of 2010 allowed...

2014-02-28 23:34:16

Hydro Dynamics, Inc. supports S. 2021 which would reinstate the $1 biodiesel tax credit. Rome, GA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 On February 12, 2014, new legislation was introduced that seeks to reinstate the $1 biodiesel tax credit through 2017. S. 2021 “A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the incentives for the production of biodiesel” is a bill sponsored by Democratic Senator Maria Cantwell of Washington and Republican Senator Charles Grassley of Iowa. More...

2014-02-25 14:06:09

A multi-institutional team reports that it can increase sugarcane's geographic range, boost its photosynthetic rate by 30 percent and turn it into an oil-producing crop for biodiesel production. These are only the first steps in a bigger initiative that will turn sugarcane and sorghum – two of the most productive crop plants known – into even more productive, oil-generating plants. The team will present its latest findings Tuesday (Feb. 25) at the U.S. Department of Energy's ARPA-E...

2014-02-18 16:20:34

UPPER MARLBORO, Md., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY) welcomed President of the United States Barack Obama to its Upper Marlboro, Maryland distribution center as he called for new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas standards for medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130625/SF38175LOGO) In using the Upper Marlboro distribution center for the backdrop for this important announcement, President Obama recognized Safeway's commitment to...

Plastic Shopping Bags Can Be Turned Into Fuel, Other Petroleum Products
2014-02-13 06:51:01

Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Plastic shopping bags, an abundant source of litter on land and at sea, can be converted into diesel, natural gas and other useful petroleum products, researchers report. The conversion produces significantly more energy than it requires and results in transportation fuels – diesel, for example – that can be blended with existing ultra-low-sulfur diesels and biodiesels. Other products, such as natural gas,...

2014-02-13 04:20:56

VANCOUVER, Feb. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Lignol Energy Corporation (TSXV: LEC) ("LEC" or the "Company") today announced the signing of a formal Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") between Milio International ("Milio") and LEC's subsidiary, Territory Biofuels Limited ("TBF"), for the development of a joint venture ("JV"). Under the terms of the planned JV, it is anticipated that Milio will fund up to 120,000 tons of feedstock per year as well as facilitate the marketing and sales of the...

2014-02-06 08:24:24

DUBLIN, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m8drm3/biodiesel_2014) has announced the addition of the "Biodiesel: 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Biodiesel 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast is an absolutely essential resource for anyone looking for detailed information on the mentioned market. Using a wide range of primary and...


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