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July 14, 2008
The European Parliament’s environment committee has voted to scale down the European Commission’s previously announced plans to make biofuels account for 10% of transport...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Members-of-Parliament-Oppose-EU-Plans-to-Increase-Biofuel-Use_12950.html
July 14, 2008
Cargill says it is building a $22-million, renewable polyols plant at Chicago, scheduled for startup in November. The world-scale facility will produce Cargill’s proprietary...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Cargill-Builds-Biobased-Polyols-Plant_12946.html
June 23, 2008
The European Union (EU) has launched antisubsidy and antidumping investigations into imports of biodiesel from the U.S. The European Commission says that complaints lodged earlier this...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/EU-Launches-Investigation-into-Imports-of-U-S-Biodiesel_12597.html
June 23, 2008
Technip says it has been awarded a cost-plus-fee services contract by Neste Oil for a previously announced new-generation diesel plant, based on renewable raw materials, at Rotterdam...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Neste-Awards-Rotterdam-Biodiesel-Contract-to-Technip_12609.html
June 19, 2008
Gasrec (London) says it has successfully produced the first batch of liquid fuel from carbon dioxide (CO2) at its new plant located on the site of Sita UK's (Meadenhead, U.K.) Surrey...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/gas_tol_iquids/Gasrec-Produces-First-Batch-of-Fuel-from-CO2_12555.html
June 18, 2008
Technology company Inventure Chemicals (Seattle, WA) says it has formed a joint venture with Seambiotic (Tel Aviv) for the construction of a 108,000-gal/year biofuel facility at...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Inventure-Plans-CO2-to-Biofuels-in-Israel_12534.html
June 11, 2008
Evonik Industries says it will discontinue production of orthoesters at its Niederkassel, Germany plant in the third quarter of this year, due to overcapacity, high raw material prices...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Evonik-Closes-Orthoesters-Plant-in-Germany_12389.html
June 11, 2008
Global Energy Trading Company (Getco; Fort Lauderdale, FL) says it has begun buying up “large tracts of land in Colombia and Peru” on which to grow jatropha, a weed-like...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Plans-Underway-for-First-Commercial-Oil-Crop-from-Jatropha_12375.html
June 3, 2008
Allegro Biodiesel (Los Angeles) has signed a letter of intent to sell its biodiesel venture Vanguard Synfuels, which operates a 12-million gal/year biodiesel plant at Pollock, LA, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Allegro-to-Sell-Biodiesel-Venture_12231.html
May 27, 2008
Süd-Chemie and Linde say they have entered into an exclusive cooperation agreement to jointly develop commercial-scale technologies for the production of second-generation...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Sud-Chemie-Linde-Form-Biofuel-Pact_12088.html
April 24, 2008
Environmental pressure group Greenpeace in the past few days says it has stepped up its campaign to raise awareness about rainforests in Indonesia that are being destroyed to make way...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Greenpeace-Steps-Up-Palm-Oil-Campaign_11544.html
April 8, 2008
Biotech firm Verenium (Cambridge, MA) says it has opened a next-generation cellulosic ethanol demonstration plant at Jennings, LA. Unlike standard biofuel technology the new facility...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Verenium-Starts-Up-Pilot-for-Cellulosic-Ethanol_11302.html
April 1, 2008
Petrosetco (Ho Chi Minh City) has signed a preliminary agreement with Bronzeoak Ltd. (Caterham, U.K.) to form a 51-49 joint venture that would build a bioethanol plant in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Second-Bioethanol-Unit-Planned-for-Vietnam_11133.html
March 21, 2008
BP says it has signed a series of agreements to expand its business in China. The agreements include the commercialization of clean coal conversion technologies, wind power generation...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/coal_to_liquids/BP-Signs-Deals-in-China-Builds-New-Acetic-Acid-Plant_9856.html
February 28, 2008
An explosion earlier this month at a coal tar chemicals facility at Castrop-Rauxel, Germany, owned by Rütgers, an Evonik subsidiary, could scupper an...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/coal_to_liquids/Explosion-may-Halt-Evoniks-Sale-of-Ruetgers_10580.html
January 31, 2008
UOP and Total Petrochemicals say that Viva Methanol Ltd, a subsidiary of Eurochem Technologies (Singapore), will license the companies jointly developed technology for a previously...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/gas_tol_iquids/UOP-and-Total-Provide-Technology-for-Nigerian-Methanol-to-Olefins-Complex_10106.html
January 22, 2008
Scheitza: An interesting option. Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Bayer CropScience, and Daimler have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly research biodiesel production from...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/ADM-Bayer-and-Daimler-Team-Up-in-Biodiesel-Alliance_9860.html
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