Latest Ethanol fuel in Brazil Stories

2009-05-05 10:46:00

WASHINGTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (UNICA) welcomed today's White House announcement that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will finally publish proposed rules to implement the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS).

2009-04-23 22:48:00

California Air Resources Board votes to recognize sugarcane ethanol's carbon reduction levels SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Sugarcane ethanol passed a critical test today as the California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved its long-awaited, first-of-its-kind Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS).

2009-04-17 16:10:00

WASHINGTON, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Sugarcane ethanol's carbon intensity is even lower than initially calculated by the California Air Resources Board (CARB), according to comments submitted today by the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (UNICA).

2008-12-17 07:47:00

SAO PAULO, Brazil, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's approval by the European Parliament of the Renewable Energy Sources Directive is a clear sign that a sustainable market for renewables in transport will be created in the European Union.

2008-11-21 15:50:00

The United States and Brazil will team up to accelerate research in the area of cellulose-derived biofuels, which utilize inedible plant matter as feedstock instead of crops.

2008-10-13 00:00:23

By Chris Blank The Associated Press LILBOURN, Mo. - It's one of the newest buildings in this small agricultural town. Aligned between two city water towers, the 120- foot long biodiesel plant gleams in the sun. The paint on its sign hasn't even chipped.

2008-10-09 09:00:35

Brazil to have 7 million more hectares of land for sugarcane production RIO DE JANEIRO, Oct. 8 (Xinhua) -- Brazil's Environment Minister Carlos Minc announced an expansion project on Wednesday to have 7 million more hectares of land for planting sugarcane.

2008-10-02 15:00:57

Q&A with Pedro Seraphim of TozziniFreire Advogados, Brazil's largest law firm.

2008-10-01 09:00:00

Following the collapse of global trade talks in Geneva, Brazil threatened to issue a formal complaint to the World Trade Organization regarding the U.S. tariff of 54 cents per gallon on Brazilian sugar cane ethanol. This dispute has added a powerful dimension to the ongoing debate in the U.S.

2008-09-23 21:00:28

To: ENERGY EDITORS Contact: Rosa Webster, +55 (11) 3643 2707, rosa.webster@cdn.com.br, Marli Romanini, +55 (11) 3643 2756, marli@cdn.com.br, or Mariane dos Santos, +55 (11) 3643 2730, mariane.santos@cdn.com.br, all of CDN Corporate Communications, for UNICA - Brazil's Sugarcane Industry Association SAO PAULO, Brazil, Sept.

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