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17 May 2019
Waste-based Biodiesel - Between Senseless Restriction and Aviation Threat
The Article from Angel Alvarez Alberdis (EWABA) in the current Biofuels International summarizes the possible consequences of the implementation of the RED II for waste-based biodiesel. more…
13 Mar 2019
Hong Kong: Shell partners with Maxim’s Group in biodiesel production
Shell has launched a pilot program with the restaurant group Maxim’s Group to produce biodiesel from used cooking oil. more…
26 Feb 2019
Eni and RenOils collaborate on reusing oils for biofuels
Eni and RenOils have signed a deal to collaborate on promoting the recovery of used vegetable oils. more…
14 Feb 2019
Rising sales of diesel cars in Germany
Due to the unclear situation in connection with impending driving bans, the market share of diesel cars has declined steadily in the last three years. more…
14 Feb 2019
Muenzer sets up biodiesel plant in India
Muenzer Bioindustrie GmbH (member of AGQM) has set up a new biodiesel plant in Navi Mumbai. It shall process 3,000 metric tons of biodiesel out of locally collected used cooking oil. more…
13 Feb 2019
Eight Argentine biodiesel producers exempted from duties
The European Union and Argentina reached an agreement about biodiesel imports into the EU. Eight Argentine biodiesel producers will be allowed to export to the EU without paying duties as long as they sell at a set minimum price. more…
8 Feb 2019
Finland sets 30 percent biofuel target for 2030
The Finnish Parliament approved a law to set a gradually increasing biofuels target going up to 30 percent in 2030. more…
4 Feb 2019
EU and Argentina make deal about biodiesel imports
The EU and Argentina reached an agreement about biodiesel imports from Argentina into the EU. more…
1 Feb 2019
US soya beans can be used for European biofuels
According to an announcement from the European Commission US soya beans meet the technical requirements to be used in biofuels in the EU. more…
25 Jan 2019
New research agreement between Clariant, REG and Exxonmobil
Exxonmobil and the Renewable Energy Group (REG) are expanding their existing research collaboration through a research agreement with Clariant. more…