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News Forestry Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 9, 2020  

Canada invests $4.5M to develop biofuel and products

CRB Innovations is developing a commercial pilot project to convert forestry residuals and other biomass.

Insight Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 18, 2018  

Forging new sources for biofuel, hydrocarbon-based products

Innovation turns low-grade fats and oils into valuable fuel.

News Aerospace Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation Business Operations General Sustainability
July 25, 2017  

Canadian airlines aiming to become a biofuel superpower

Companies including Air Canada seek to procure biofuels from local sources instead of transporting it far to meet demand.

News Aerospace Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation Business Operations General Sustainability
July 24, 2017  

Agrisoma signs first international cleantech supply deal

Supply agreement will grow carinata oilseed crops for sustainable biofuels production in South America.

News Energy Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
June 28, 2017  

Shell signs biofuels agreement with SBI BioEnergy Inc.

Agreement grants Shell exclusive development and licensing rights for SBI’s renewable drop-in biofuels.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
August 25, 2016  

Enerkem’s Edmonton facility gets ISCC certification for biomethanol production

Plant is the world’s first to receive the certification.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General Operations Production Sustainability
April 27, 2016  

Biofuel plant catches fire in southern India

12 fuel tanks catch fire, forcing 150 employees to flee.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Sustainability
March 8, 2016  

Canada’s biofuels face headwinds despite climate change push

Barriers to growth include low oil prices, end of incentives, US competition.

News Chemicals Energy Oil & Gas General Sustainability
June 5, 2014  

Enerkem launches waste-to-biofuels facility

First commercial advanced biorefinery uses municipal solid waste to produce biofuels and chemicals.

News Automotive Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
May 20, 2014  

US considers reducing ethanol requirements as industry hits record profits

EPA says fewer gallons of ethanol are necessary because the fuel efficiency of cars has improved more quickly than expected.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation Business Operations Sustainability Technology
April 23, 2014  

EPA reduces cellulosic biofuels requirements to reflect 2013 production

A 2007 law creating the mandate envisioned 1 billion gallons of ethanol from cellulosic sources in 2013.

News Energy Sustainability
January 13, 2014  

LEC to acquire 100% of Territory Biofuels Ltd.

Territory owns the largest biodiesel plant in Australia with an annual capacity of 140 million litres.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
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 Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
August 19, 2013  

Lignol increases its share of Territory Biofuels Ltd. for $950,000

TBF owns the largest biodiesel plant in Australia, restarting it in 2014.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
May 13, 2013  

NRC, Canadian Natural Resources team up on $19M biofuels plant

Plant will use oil sands CO2 emissions to turn algae into fuel, fertilizer and livestock feed.