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Integrated, hedged, evolving: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Green Plains : Biofuels Digest

Founded in 2004, Green Plains Inc. is North America’s third largest producer of ethanol. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, Green Plains has grown rapidly, primarily through acquisitions, and today has operating segments throughout the...

What do fish and ethanol have in common? A lot more than you think...

Feeding the Fish Back in 2015, Fluid Quip Process Technologies made it to #149 on The Digest’s Hot 50 List, showing that it is worthy of attention, but it didn’t quite make it up...

Diesel fuel prices draw level with palm oil prices : Biofuels Digest

In Germany, UFOP reports that asking prices for diesel fuel and palm oil have reached virtually the same level. The reason is contradictory price trends for crude and palm oil. Pointing to the...

BP Invests in Tech to Charge Cars as Quickly as Filling Gas Tank

BP Plc agreed to invest $20 million in a developer of ultra-fast charging for batteries, a technology the oil major believes is key for accelerating...

Now May Be the Best Time to Give Your Wind Turbine a Makeover

It’s a good time to overhaul your wind turbines. Wind farm operators can earn an 11 percent rate of return for replacing turbine nacelles, hubs or...

As Apple, Google and Others Promote Renewables, What Is the Best Way to Evaluate...

At 62 percent of U.S. retail electric sales, commercial and industrial electricity consumers can substantially influence the demand for renewable energy and accelerate the pace...

Siemens Gamesa Installs Pioneering Energy Storage System in Spain

Wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa has installed a redox flow energy storage system for testing at its La Plana research and development (R&D) site near...

Back to the Future All Over Again: ExxonMobil targets algae fuels at scale by...

So, ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics have announced a new phase in their joint algae biofuel research program that could lead to the technical ability to produce 10,000 barrels of algae biofuel per day...

You’ve Come a Long Ways, Baby: The Digest’s 2018 Multi-Slide Guide to Velocys’ renewable...

Velocys enables modular gas-to-liquids and biomass-to-liquids plants to convert unconventional, remote and problem gas and waste biomass into valuable, drop-in liquid fuels. And most recently has repositioned from being a technology component supplier...

Why California’s Rooftop Mandate Isn’t Good Enough for Some Solar Enthusiasts

More California rooftops will soon sport solar panels, partly due to a new state mandate requiring them for all new houses and low-rise residential buildings by...