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2013-11-06 04:21:02

SASOLBURG, South Africa, November 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sasol and General Electric (NYSE: GE)'s GE Power & Water have together developed new water technology that will clean waste water, while also providing biogas as a by-product for power generation. This new technology, known as Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactor Technology (AnMBR), will be further developed at a new demonstration plant at Sasol's R&D Campus at its Sasol One Site in Sasolburg. "This is another...

2013-11-06 04:20:19

RINs-driven economics favorable for increasing E85 pumps to better serve current and growing flex fuel vehicle fleet WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new paper by Iowa State University economists Bruce A. Babcock and Sebastien Pouliot finds that the dire scenario promoted by the petroleum industry of higher fuel prices caused by increased RFS ethanol mandates can not occur without formation of an illegal cartel and that financial opportunities created by the RINs market...

2013-11-06 04:20:17

Meeting demand is key to achieving federal renewable fuel volume mandates WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new paper by Iowa State University economists Bruce A. Babcock and Sebastien Pouliot identifies a bottleneck of too few fuel stations that offer the ethanol blend E85 along with price incongruity as two major factors that reduce the ability of E85 to help meet expanded Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) ethanol mandates. The authors state that flex vehicles on the road are...

2013-11-05 16:21:46

DENVER, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BIOFUEL ENERGY CORP. (NASDAQ:BIOF), an ethanol production company, today confirmed that is has been notified by the lenders under its existing credit facility and Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. ("Green Plains") that a definitive agreement has been entered into for the lenders to sell the Company's ethanol plants to Green Plains. The Company previously made an offer to the lenders that it believes offered the lenders comparable cash value...

2013-11-04 16:31:21

FORT DODGE, Iowa, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill announced today that it has begun operating its corn wet mill ethanol plant in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Cargill purchased the idled facility from Tate & Lyle in 2011. "We are excited to be operational in Fort Dodge," said Al Viaene, Fort Dodge facility manager, Cargill Corn Milling North America. "When full production capacity is reached, the plant will consume 150,000 bushels of corn a day and turn out five products including...

2013-11-04 08:22:35

Handover of Xuecheng Energy's Methanol Plant to the SES ZZ Joint Venture Completed HOUSTON, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYMX) ("SES") announced today that the handover of the Xuecheng Energy (XE) Methanol Plant to its Zao Zhuang New Gas Co. Joint Venture (ZZ JV) has been completed, giving the ZZ JV control of XE's adjacent methanol production plant and methanol product sales. (Logo:...

2013-11-02 23:01:23

Biofuels Market report outlines the difference between first, second, and third generation feedstock and their predominant usage in selected countries. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biofuels-market-297.html (PRWEB) November 02, 2013 According to the new market research report "Biofuels Market by Technology, Feedstocks, Regulations, Pricing & Commercialization Trends & Forecasts (2011 - 2016)", published by MarketsandMarkets, The biofuels (bioethanol and...

2013-10-31 23:29:12

2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Biodiesel Market is the new market research report added to the online library of DeepResearchReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 “2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Biodiesel Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on the Global and China biodiesel market. The report provides basic biodiesel information including biodiesel definition, classification, application, and industry chain structure as...

2013-10-30 08:23:41

WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) CEO, Dr. Carl Kukkonen, today provided an update on recent company business activities in Asia and the Pacific region. It complements two previous company updates. Dr. Kukkonen reported, "VIASPACE is pursuing several potential business opportunities in the Asia-Pacific region including biomass power plants, biofuels and biochemicals, energy pellets and animal feed. On some projects, we are acting as a...

2013-10-28 23:29:20

Turf Feeding Systems launches program to increase farm production and reduce deforestation. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Michael Chaplinsky, the president of Turf Feeding Systems, is launching a sustainable Asia program during his trip this week to Bali Indonesia. Asia is at an important time with their stable economy and continued need for growth. Food and agriculture production for export are always important factors for the growth of a strong economy. Mr. Chaplinsky is...