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August 9, 2007
The National Petrochemical and Refiners Association (NPRA; Washington) told lawmakers last week that increased requirements for renewable fuels, including ethanol blends, could...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/NPRA-Cautions-Lawmakers-on-Renewable-Fuel-Mandates_6394.html
August 7, 2007
DOE says it will invest up to $375 million to fund three bioenergy research centers for the first five years of operation. The three research centers are: DOE BioEnergy Science Center...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/DOE-Funds-Bioenergy-Research-Centers_6883.html
August 7, 2007
The €8-billion ($10.9 billion) market for solar energy panels is growing 25%-45%/year, representing a significant market opportunity for the chemical industry. Activity in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Solar-Energy_6869.html
August 7, 2007
DuPont says it will invest $58 million to partly fund the construction of two biofuel facilities to be located at BP’s existing Saltend, U.K. site. The facilities are the result...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/DuPont-and-BP-to-Build-Advanced-Biofuel-Facilities-in-U-K-_6806.html
August 6, 2007
Representative Henry Waxman (D., CA) has asked the National Academy of Sciences (NAS: Washington) to convene an expert panel to examine the effect that certain biofuel and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Waxman-Asks-NAS-to-Examine-Biofuels-and-Coal-to-Liquid-Technologies_5706.html
July 27, 2007
Neste Oil (Helsinki) and Total are close to a final agreement on a previously announced biodiesel manufacturing joint venture at Total’s Dunkirk, France refinery, reports say...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Neste-and-Total-Advance-Biodiesel-JV-Plans_5598.html
July 27, 2007
Dimas: ‘Reduction in noxious pollutants.’ The European Commission has announced proposals to establish “new standards” for transport fuels “that will...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/EU-Proposes-New-Fuel-Standards-Enabling-Greater-Biofuel-Content_5565.html
July 27, 2007
BP says it has selected the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) and its partners, the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and the Lawrence Berkeley National...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/BP-Selects-Berkeley-for-$500-Million-Biofuels-Center_5557.html
July 26, 2007
Broin Companies says it will invest $130 million to build a 65-million gal/year ethanol plant at Marion, OH. The company says it expects to begin construction within the next two...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Broin-to-Build-Third-Ethanol-Facility_6040.html
July 25, 2007
Alternative fuel seller Gulf Ethanol (Houston) says it is evaluating Bayport, TX as the site for a 30-million gals/year ethanol plant and blending facility. The company says it will...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Gulf-Ethanol-Plans-Ethanol-Plant_6324.html
July 25, 2007
Mitsui & Co. (Tokyo) and Brazilian state-owned oil company Petrobras are in talks for a joint venture to produce ethanol, press reports say. The jv could be worth $8 billion, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Mitsui-Petrobras-in-Ethanol-JV-Talks_6136.html
July 25, 2007
Ensus (Yarm, U.K.) says it is building a bioethanol plant at Wilton, U.K. The plant will have a capacity of 400 million liters/year and is due to start production in the fourth quarter...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/U-K-Bioethanol-Unit-Planned_6272.html
July 25, 2007
Brazil and the U.S. signed a biofuels agreement last week calling for greater cooperation between the two countries. The agreement was announced during President Bush’s visit to...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Brazil-U-S-Sign-Biofuels-Agreement_5876.html
July 24, 2007
The chief executives of the top-three U.S. automakers asked President Bush last week to increase government incentives to boost the manufacture, distribution, and availability of...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Top-Automakers-Urge-Bush-to-Increase-Biofuel-Incentives_6058.html
July 24, 2007
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (KMP; Houston) says it plans to invest up to $100 million to expand its biodiesel terminal facilities in Houston, New Orleans, and New York. An...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Kinder-Boosts-Biodiesel-Capacity_5757.html
July 24, 2007
German biofuels industry association Verband der Deutschen Biokraftstoffindustrie (VBD; Berlin) says that the country’s biofuel producers have slashed production by 30%-40% as a...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/Taxes-Hurt-German-Biofuels-Sector_5763.html
July 24, 2007
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) says it will invest up to $385 million to fund six biorefinery projects over the next four years. The projects are expected to produce more than 130...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/alternative_fuels/DOE-to-Make-up-to-$385-Million-Investment-in-Six-Biorefinery-Projects_5773.html
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