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  • EIA: Densified biomass fuel sales reach 640,000 tons in April
    on 16th August 2019 at 7:31 pm

    The U.S. Energy Information Administration recently released data showing U.S. manufacturers produced approximately 770,000 tons of densified biomass fuel in April, with sales reaching 640,000 tons. […]

  • Low-carbon Neste MY Renewable Diesel now available in Oregon
    on 16th August 2019 at 7:30 pm

    With climate change at the forefront of the global conversation, Neste, the world’s largest producer of renewable diesel fuel, is making reducing CO2 emissions more accessible to fleet owners in Oregon. […]

  • EPA: 2 additional SREs filed for compliance year 2018
    on 15th August 2019 at 9:32 pm

    The U.S. EPA updated its online dashboard containing small refinery exemption (SRE) data Aug. 15, showing that two more SRE petitions have been filed for compliance year 2018. Both petitions are currently pending. […]

  • Gevo discusses plans for hydrocarbon, RNG production
    on 15th August 2019 at 9:12 pm

    Gevo Inc. released second quarter financial results Aug. 14. During an earnings call, Gevo CEO Patrick Gruber discussed the company’s future plans for aviation fuel production and announced plans to launch a renewable natural gas (RNG) division. […]

  • Governors ask EPA to clarify biogenic CO2 not regulated under CCA
    on 15th August 2019 at 9:03 pm

    Governors representing Iowa, Indiana, Kentucky, Nebraska and North Dakota recently sent a letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler urging the agency to clarify biogenic CO2 is not a pollutant subject to regulation under the Clean Air Act. […]

  • Novo Holdings invests $72 million in LanzaTech
    on 15th August 2019 at 9:01 pm

    Novo Holdings A/S and LanzaTech announced Aug. 6 that they have formed a partnership to grow LanzaTech’s revolutionary sustainable fuels and chemicals platform. Novo Holdings is making a $72 million investment in the company in a Series E financing. […]

  • Bill aims to extend tax credits for biomass, other renewables
    on 14th August 2019 at 10:01 pm

    Reps. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., and Scott Peters, D-Calif., introduced a bill Aug. 13 that aims to extend tax credits for investments in qualified renewable energy production, including closed-loop biomass, open-loop biomass, and municipal solid waste. […]

  • Bioenergy DevCo receives $106 million investment, buys BTS Biogas
    on 14th August 2019 at 9:58 pm

    Bioenergy DevCo announced Aug. 8 it has received a $106 million investment from Newlight Partners LP to grow anaerobic digestion (AD) technology in North America. The following day, the company announced the acquisition of BTS Biogas. […]

  • EIA updates bioenergy generation, capacity forecasts
    on 14th August 2019 at 9:56 pm

    The U.S. Energy Information Administration currently expects nonhydro renewables to provide 10 percent of U.S. utility-scale generation in 2019, increasing to 12 percent in 2020, according to the agency’s latest Short Term Energy Outlook. […]

  • Gevo to supply sustainable aviation fuel to Air Total
    on 14th August 2019 at 9:54 pm

    Gevo Inc. announced Aug. 13 that Air Total International SA and Gevo have entered into a partnership agreement to produce and supply sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) for use and distribution in France and other parts of Europe. […]

  • Pinnacle discusses growth plans in second quarter earnings call
    on 13th August 2019 at 10:10 pm

    Pinnacle Renewable Energy released second quarter financial results Aug. 12, reporting significant increases to revenue and pellets sold. During an earnings call, Pinnacle officials discussed company growth plans. […]

  • DOE seeks input on its FY 2019 EERE, BETO research priorities
    on 13th August 2019 at 10:06 pm

    The Department of Energy’s Office of Efficiency and Renewable Energy is seeking public input on its EERE and Bioenergy Technologies Office research priorities, including those focused on corn fiber biofuel, food waste, data efforts and algae biomass. […]

  • SoCalGas, Electrochaea commission biomethanation pilot project
    on 13th August 2019 at 10:03 pm

    Southern California Gas Co. and Electrochaea announced Aug. 13 the commissioning of the nation's first scalable biomethanation reactor system at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory Energy System Integration Facility. […]

  • FutureMetrics analyzes changes in South Korean pellet market
    on 12th August 2019 at 10:16 pm

    FutureMetrics has published a new white paper on recent developments in the South Korean industrial wood pellets market, updating an analysis the company published two years ago. The changes could dampen demand for wood pellets. […]

  • EPA approves 31 SREs, lowers 2018 RVO by 1.43 billion RINs
    on 12th August 2019 at 6:00 pm

    The EPA announced Aug. 9 it approved 31 of the 38 SREs that were pending for compliance year 2018. Eight remaining SRE petitions that were pending for compliance years 2016-2018 were denied, while one for 2018 was withdrawn or declared ineligible. […]

  • RNG continues to move passengers on the Big Blue Bus, LAX
    on 12th August 2019 at 5:59 pm

    Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced it has inked contracts to provide its Redeem renewable natural gas (RNG) to power fleets across multiple sectors that include transit, trucking, airports, solid waste and service vehicles. […]

  • Enviva announces new contracts, plans to increase capacity
    on 8th August 2019 at 9:49 pm

    Enviva Partners LP released second quarter 2019 financial results on Aug. 8, reporting solid operating performance and a 25 percent increase in adjusted EBITDA. The company also announced new contracts for more than 1 million tons of wood pellets. […]

  • RNG industry asks EPA to increase 2020 RVO for cellulosic biofuel
    on 8th August 2019 at 9:47 pm

    More than 40 members of the RNG industry sent a letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler Aug. 7 urging the agency to set the 2020 RVO for cellulosic biofuel at a minimum of 650 million gallons. […]

  • Study shows how US can maximize benefits of waste-derived fuels
    on 8th August 2019 at 9:43 pm

    The U.S could produce enough energy each year by harnessing waste—from landfill refuse to cow manure—to power the states of Oregon and Washington, all while cutting the equivalent of 37 million cars’ worth of carbon, according to UCLA researchers. […]

  • Enviva to develop deep-water terminal at Port of Pascagoula
    on 7th August 2019 at 8:57 pm

    Enviva Holdings LP announced Aug. 6 plans to build and operate a deep-water marine terminal at the Port of Pascagoula, Mississippi. On the same day, the company also issued a statement related to the air permit for its Southampton pellet plant. […]

  • USDA: Wood pellet exports reach 694,515 tons in June
    on 7th August 2019 at 8:55 pm

    The U.S. exported 694,515.3 tons of wood pellets in June, according to data released by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service on Aug. 2. Pellet exports were up when compared to both May 2019 and June 2018. […]

  • Cielo enters MOU for renewable diesel plant in Alberta
    on 7th August 2019 at 8:53 pm

    Cielo Waste Solutions Corp. announced July 30 it has entered into a MOU with Renewable U Lethbridge Inc. to build a renewable diesel plant in Lethbridge, Alberta. The facility will feature Cielo’s proprietary technology. […]

  • Gevo receives ISCC Plus certification
    on 7th August 2019 at 8:50 pm

    Gevo Inc. announced Aug. 5 it has achieved its International Sustainability and Carbon Certification under the ISCC PLUS scheme for food, feed, industrial applications, energy, and biofuels outside Europe. […]

  • Sununu vetoes bill to support New Hampshire's 6 biomass plants
    on 6th August 2019 at 10:26 pm

    New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu vetoed a bill Aug. 5 that aimed to support operations at the state’s six biomass power plants and avoid a protracted legal flight over a biomass reform law that was enacted in 2018. […]

  • Smithfield Foods injects RNG into Missouri natural gas pipeline
    on 6th August 2019 at 10:23 pm

    Smithfield Foods Inc. has announced that construction of a low-pressure natural gas transmission line connecting a Smithfield hog farm located in Northern Missouri with the city of Milan’s natural gas pipeline has been completed. […]

  • Doosan Babcock celebrates 10 years of safety success at Drax
    on 6th August 2019 at 10:21 pm

    Doosan Babcock is responsible for the provision of maintenance and outage services to Drax Power Station and is now celebrating an important safety milestone of 10 years without a lost time accident at the site. […]

  • Oregon governor signs RNG bill
    on 5th August 2019 at 9:53 pm

    Oregon Gov. Kate Brown recently signed SB 98 into law. The bill sets voluntary renewable natural gas (RNG) goals for the state’s natural gas utilities, creating a path for RNG to become an increasing part of Oregon’s energy supply. […]

  • Report: EU demand for wood pellets continues to grow
    on 5th August 2019 at 9:50 pm

    A recent report filed with the USDA FAS's GAIN predicts the EU market for wood pellets will likely grow this year but cautions future expansions could be limited by sustainability requirements introduced by individual member states. […]

  • Finnair flies biofuel flights from San Francisco to Helsinki
    on 5th August 2019 at 9:45 pm

    Finnair has announced that it will fly the first biofuel flights backed by its “Push for change” carbon decreasing initiative on Aug. 5 and Aug 7. The flights from San Francisco to Helsinki, Finland, will be fueled with 12 percent biofuel. […]

  • UK to develop standards for bioplastic, seeks public input
    on 1st August 2019 at 8:01 pm

    The U.K. government recently opened a public consultation that aims to aid in the development of standards for biodegradable, compostable and biobased plastics. The consultation in open through Oct. 14. […]

  • Engie to build, operate 29 MW biomass heating plant in Spain
    on 1st August 2019 at 7:57 pm

    Engie announced July 24 it has been awarded a contract to construct and operate a new biomass heating plant in Pamplona, Spain, that will supply heat to 4,500 homes and several public buildings. […]

  • U.S. Gain hires Marten Mills to grow West Coast presence
    on 1st August 2019 at 7:54 pm

    U.S. Gain has added Marten Mills to its business development team. In his new position with U.S. Gain, Mills will help the company find RNG dispensing opportunities in the Northern California and Pacific Northwest markets. […]

  • All in the Same Boat
    on 1st August 2019 at 4:29 pm

    The theme of the July/August edition of Pellet Mill Magazine is focused on plant safety—fire and explosion protection, and dust management. […]

  • Business Briefs
    on 1st August 2019 at 4:21 pm


  • Groups call on EPA to open RFS to biomass power during hearing
    on 31st July 2019 at 9:27 pm

    The EPA held a hearing July 31 in Ypsilanti, Michigan, to gather public input on its proposed rule to set 2020 RVOs and the 2021 RVO for biomass-based diesel under the RFS. Representatives from a wide range of biofuel groups testified at the event. […]

  • Coalition seeks court action forcing EPA to account for SREs
    on 31st July 2019 at 9:19 pm

    An agriculture and biofuels coalition has filed a petition asking the court to lift a stay it placed on joint petition filed in 2018 that urged the EPA to revise its RFS regulations for setting annual RVOs to account for retroactively issued SREs. […]

  • Neste hosts foundation stone ceremony for Singapore expansion
    on 31st July 2019 at 9:10 pm

    Neste held a foundation stone ceremony July 31 to officially mark the expansion project at its Singapore refinery that will add 1.3 million tons of annual of renewable product capacity to the site. Construction on the project is already underway. […]

  • Sierra Energy closes on $33 million in funding
    on 31st July 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Sierra Energy Corp. announced July 29 that it has closed a $33 million series A investment round. The funding will help the company further develop and commercialize its FastOx gasification technology, which converts waste into renewable energy. […]

  • UK renewable electricity generation set record in 2018
    on 30th July 2019 at 9:43 pm

    Renewables accounted for a record 33 percent of U.K. electricity generation last year, up 3.8 percent from 2017, according to updated data released by the U.K. Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy July 25. […]

  • DOE funds 2 biogas fuel projects
    on 30th July 2019 at 9:39 pm

    The U.S. Department of Energy announced July 29 it is awarding $50 million to support commercial truck, off-road vehicle, and gaseous fuels research. Two of the 24 funded projects focus specifically on biogas-based fuels. […]

  • Republic Services aims to increase biogas use
    on 30th July 2019 at 9:36 pm

    Republic Services Inc. released its next generation sustainability strategy in mid-July. The strategy outlines seven long-term goals, including one that aims to significantly increase the volume of biogas sent to beneficial reuse. […]

  • Ribbon cutting ceremony celebrates RNG facility in Nebraska
    on 30th July 2019 at 9:34 pm

    Aria Energy, a Michigan-based renewable energy company, celebrated a ribbon cutting ceremony for its newest renewable natural gas (RNG) facility at the Waste Connections-owned Butler County Landfill in David City, Nebraska, on July 26. […]

  • Covanta reports progress with UK waste-to-energy projects
    on 29th July 2019 at 10:40 pm

    Covanta officials discussed the company’s U.K. waste-to-energy development activities during a second quarter earnings call July 25. While no new major projects were announced, progress is being made on several previously announced facilities. […]

  • Neste reports strong Q2 for renewable diesel
    on 29th July 2019 at 10:37 pm

    Neste Corp. released second quarter financial results on July 25, reporting increased earnings for its renewable products segment, a new quarterly sales record for renewable products, and a high utilization rate of its renewable diesel capacity. […]

  • Comment period officially opens on 2020 RFS proposal
    on 29th July 2019 at 10:35 pm

    The U.S. EPA published its proposed rule to set Renewable Fuel Standard 2020 RVOs and the 2021 RVO for biomass-based diesel in the Federal Register July 29, officially opening a public comment period. Comments on the proposal are due Aug. 30. […]

  • Rural businesses encouraged to apply for AD, biomass project funding in US
    on 19th July 2019 at 3:29 pm

    The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has revealed that there is over $400 million (€356.5 million) available in financing under a... […]

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