Recent Biofuels

Pacific Ethanol, Inc. announces Third Quarter Results

Reports Move to Profitability on Strength of Marketing Operations Highlights • Net sales for Q3 of 2006 up 131% over Q3 of 2005 • Net sales grew sequentially from Q2 of 2006 by over 31% • Marketing operations accounted for substantially all sales; Q3 is last such quarter as Madera plant and Front Range Energy […]

Constellation and LA Sanitation Start Construction on Biogas-Fueled Cogeneration Plant

Renewable fuel source will power city’s Hyperion wastewater treatment facility, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and support energy resiliency Constellation, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, and LA Sanitation today announced the start of construction of a 25-megawatt (net) biogas-fueled cogeneration plant, which will supply 100 percent of the steam and electricity produced to power LA Sanitation’s […]

Aemetis, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMTX), an advanced renewable fuels and renewable chemicals company, today announced its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2015. “Our India biodiesel revenues grew 56% sequentially quarter over quarter through the development of a sustainable domestic customer base, which was made possible by key government policy changes […]

Pacific Ethanol Reports Third Quarter 2015 Results

Net sales grew 38% over the third quarter of 2014 Record total gallons sold for the third quarter of 2015 at 211.6 million GAAP net loss per share was $0.36 and adjusted net loss per share was $0.18 Adjusted EBITDA was $2.4 million Reflects first quarter of consolidating Aventine operation Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX), a […]

Mascoma Completes the Sale of its Yeast Business to Lallemand Inc.

Mascoma Corporation, a leader in advanced bioconversion products, announced today that it has completed the sale of its yeast business to Lallemand Inc., a privately owned company that researches, develops, produces and markets yeasts, bacteria, and related products. As part of the transaction, Lallemand has acquired the Mascoma company name and trademarks, all of its […]

New study gives a boost to UK renewable fuel industry

Major 5 year study indicates lower GHG emissions from UK arable agriculture than previously thought Produced by a consortium of 23 organisations, including the REA, NFU, AHDB, Vivergo Fuels Ltd., British Sugar, and DEFRA Implications for competitiveness of UK green industry and national GHG emissions reduction targets The conclusions of five years of field research, […]

Feedstock Tax Barrier Removed by India Government Allowing Rapid Expansion of Biodiesel

Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMTX), an advanced renewable fuels and biochemicals company, announced that the Government of India Revenue Department removed an important tax barrier to expanding biodiesel production in India, issuing an exemption on excise tax for feedstock. Biodiesel is a non-excise product, but a 12.5% tax had been charged on all feedstock and other […]

Minister backs industry’s plans to tackle food waste recycling

REA was pleased to be involved when work kicked off on the new action plan for food waste recycling last week, when key players from across the industry got together for the inaugural meeting in Birmingham; initiated by resource efficiency experts WRAP and chaired by waste and resources specialist, Ray Georgeson. Together the group (including […]

Proper framework needed for transition from coal

REA responds to article in The Times reporting on government plans to close or convert all UK coal fired power stations by 2023. REA calls for clear policy to facilitate the transition of coal fired power stations to sustainable biomass. REA looks forward to seeing a clear Conservative Government energy strategy. The REA have noted […]

Aemetis Distilled Biodiesel Solves India’s Unhealthy Air Quality

New Delhi has the Worst Air Pollution in the World Aemetis, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMTX), an advanced renewable fuels and biochemicals company, announced that distilled biodiesel produced by its subsidiary in India reduces major causes of air pollution by 80%. Prime Minister Modi has set a target of cutting oil imports by 10% within seven years. […]