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January 27, 2014  

First outdoor, cold weather Super Bowl could be ‘greenest’ as well

Biodiesel processed from waste cooking oil will be used to help power the mammoth MetLife stadium.

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December 3, 2013  

Enerkem commissions front-end systems at Alberta biofuels facility

The Edmonton facility will divert 90% of the city’s waste stream to produce biomethanol and other biofuels.

News Sustainability
June 25, 2013  

Obama climate plan targets coal

Will push for renewable energy projects, international agreements.

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March 14, 2013  

France, Canada to cooperate on use of seaweed for biofuel

Memorandum is an attempt to change EU concerns over Canada’s environmental record.

News General
March 11, 2013  

Lignol, Territory Biofuels to reopen Australian biodiesel plant

Darwin, Australia facility has an annual capacity of 150 million litres of biodiesel.

News Aerospace Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
February 19, 2013  

From PLANT’s print edition: Biofuel takes flight

Oil from tiny seeds will cut aerospace emissions.

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November 23, 2012  

Resolute plans $10 million Thunder Bay wood pellet plant

Will create 24 jobs to turn residual materials into a source of renewable energy.

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November 21, 2012  

Winnipeg plant didn’t have proper permit to store biofuel

An Oct. 1 fire at a biodiesel, racing car methanol and windshield washer fluid manufacturer caused more than $15 million in damage.

News Aerospace Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
October 30, 2012  

Jet takes flight using 100% Agrisoma biofuel

Emissions to be analyzed from NRC’s specially adapted Falcon 20

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
June 5, 2012  

Biox to build biodiesel plant at NY Harbour

Biox, a renewable energy company has secured a deal with International-Matex Tank Terminals to construct a biodiesel production facility in New York Harbour.

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May 11, 2012  

Bombardier wins $31M order for TRAXX locomotives

Bombardier Transportation has won an order from Bure Equity Fund for seven Bombardier TRAXX F140 AC locomotives designed for freight transport in Sweden and Norway.

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June 21, 2011  

Biofuel soars at Paris air-show

Boeing becomes first to send plane on transatlantic flight using biofuel in all engines

News Sustainability
May 12, 2011  

Fossil fuel sometimes “greener” than biofuels

As the aviation industry pushes to replace fossil fuels with biofuels, MIT researchers say biofuels aren’t necessarily the greener choice.

News Sustainability
June 17, 2010  

$1.8M to demonstrate waste-to-biofuel technology

Ethanol made from wood chips and debris. Photo: Enerkem

News General
January 14, 2010  

Biofuel process to develop sugar substitute, cellulose ethanol

WATERDOWN, Ont.: SunOpta BioProcess Inc. will get up to