Image - REG Expands into EU with Investment in Germanys Petrotec AG Biodiesel

REG Expands into EU with Investment in Germany's Petrotec AG Biodiesel

Renewable Energy Group, (NASDAQ: REGI) and IC Green Energy Ltd. ("ICG") announced today that REG, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, will acquire ICG's majority equity ownership position in German biodiesel producer Petrotec AG (XETRA: PT8). Closing of the transaction is expected before year end. ICG, Israel Corporation's vehicle for investing in the alternative energy market, today formally accepted an offer from REG European Holdings B.V. to...

Bio - Dec 9, 2014


Image - Boeing Tests Neste Oils NEXBTL Renewable Diesel in an Airplane

Boeing Tests Neste Oil's NEXBTL Renewable Diesel in an Airplane

The airplane manufacturer Boeing has successfully tested Neste Oil's NEXBTL diesel fuel as a component of aviation fuel. The first test flight took place on the U.S. using a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, and further testing is being planned. The testing is part of the ecoDemonstrator program launched by Boeing in 2012 with the aim of investigating various technologies and materials to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. Neste Oil has been chosen b...

Bio - Dec 3, 2014


Image - ABO Encourages EPA to Explicitly Recognize Benefits of CCU in Clean Power Plan

ABO Encourages EPA to Explicitly Recognize Benefits of CCU in Clean Power Plan

The Algae Biomass Organization, the trade association for the algae industry, formally submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency, asking it to explicitly recognize the use of carbon capture and utilization (CCU) technologies as an approved emissions reduction strategy under the agency's new power plant regulations. ABO's comments describe how encouraging the development of innovative technologies that use greenhouse gases to make ...

Bio - Dec 2, 2014




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