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  1. New Market Report: Global Vegetable Oil Market 2015-2019Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Vegetable oil refers to palm oil, soybean oil, canola oil, sunflower oil, peanut oil, coconut oil, olive oil, cottonseed oil, and corn oil. Apart from cooking, vegetable oil is also used to produce biofuel and is used for industrial purposes too.

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  2. Seaweed farm to begin production off Argyll coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Scotsman.com

    ... of cosmetics. And in recent years there has been increasing commercial interest in its potential as a source of biofuel - seaweed can be fermented into ethanol, which can be mixed with petrol, or used in an anaerobic digestion plant to create ...

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  3. Just Published: 'Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (PETR4) - Clean Technology - Deals and Alliances Profile'Read the original story

    Saturday | PR-inside.com

    ... comprise exploration and production, refining, trade and transportation of oil and gas. The company also manages biofuel production and petrochemical business. It is a major crude oil producer and refiner in Brazil and the South American continent. ...

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  4. Renewable Energy Group to acquire Imperium RenewablesRead the original story

    Saturday | Green Car Congress

    ... 2004. The Grays Harbor refinery began operation in August 2007 in Hoquiam, Wash. and is well positioned for advanced biofuel production, storage, and transport from southern California to western Canada. The fully-operational 100-million gallon ...

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  5. Fight to save Indonesia's jungle corridors key for endangered orangutanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    ... for palm oil, which is found in supermarket products from margarine to lipstick and shampoo, and also used as a biofuel, has helped drive deforestation. Palm oil plantations now surround Tanjung Puting National Forest, cutting corridors through ...

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  6. Bikers, Boaters and Big Oil Unite in Fight Against BiofuelRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | The Washington Post

    ... to the agency. Todd Becker, chief executive officer of ethanol producer Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc., said the biofuel's opponents have fallen for Big Oil's public relations campaign. "Use reverse logic," Becker said in an interview. "You're ...

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  7. India closer to nod for 100% biofuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Times of India

    Bio-diesel is both renewable and less polluting in comparison to diesel. B100 vehicles have been plying in Brazil and cities such as California and Berkeley in United States.

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  8. Fruit Salad Study Drives Deniers NutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Daily Kos

    ... of both our nation and our world at large." Now New Zealanders Can Run Their Cars On Beer . Brewtroleum is a new biofuel which mixes beer by-products with regular gasoline to power the nation's cars. Obama will use veto to defend climate change plan ...

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  9. FEATURE-Fight to save Indonesia's jungle corridors key for endangered orangutanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Reuters

    ... for palm oil, which is found in supermarket products from margarine to lipstick and shampoo, and also used as a biofuel, has helped drive deforestation. Palm oil plantations now surround Tanjung Puting National Forest, cutting corridors through ...

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  10. Why airlines keep pushing biofuels: They have no choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Gleaner

    In this January 7, 2009 file photo, Monte Hawkins prepares to remove the fuel line attached to a Continental Airlines jet for the first biofuel-powered demonstration flight of a US commercial airliner, at Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston. Many in the industry believe that without a replacement for jet fuel, growth in air travel could be threatened by forthcoming rules that limit global aircraft emissions.

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  11. Gevo Jumps Most Since June After Biofuel Gets First Retail SaleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Washington Post

    Gevo Inc., the U.S. biofuel producer backed by French oil company Total SA, jumped the most in almost two months after announcing the first U.S. sales of its additive at a retail service station. Gevo climbed 20 percent to $2.62 at the close in New York, the most since June 2. The Englewood, Colorado-based company has lost 45 percent this year.

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  12. Renewable Diesel Gets Huge Boost from UPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Planetizen

    Renewable diesel, a biofuel that differs from biodiesel by the feedstock used and its chemical makeup, making it indistinguishable from petrodiesel, is a small but growing industry. The announcement from UPS was welcome news for three companies.

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  13. A recipe for sustainabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Economist

    ... commonly used as a cooking oil, it is also present in everything from chocolate to shampoo. It can be turned into a biofuel, too. In theory it could be good for the environment: you need only a tenth or a quarter as much land to produce a tonne of ...

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  14. Bunge profits down in the second quarterRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | World-Grain

    ... were comparable to last year. Results in rice milling were also similar to the prior year. Results in Bunge's biofuel joint ventures were lower due to the less favorable U.S. ethanol production environment. Results in the quarter were impacted by a ...

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  15. Intensive biofuel planting poses risk to human healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Medical News Today

    The race to meet carbon-neutral biofuel targets could put human health and food crop production at risk unless it is carefully planned, according to new research. A new study, led by Professor Nick Hewitt of Lancaster University, examined changes in ground level ozone in response to projected land use change associated with future biofuel cultivation.

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  16. Land and Soil Losing Ground to Human ActivitiesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Ecology Global Network

    ... which continue to degrade, affecting their ability to function and deliver services. Food growing, biomass and biofuel production, carbon storage, the hosting of soil biodiversity, the filtering of water and cycling of nutrients, and the provision ...

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  17. Brazil's UNICA opposes EPA's proposed RFS changes; says sugarcane ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Green Car Congress

    UNICA, the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association, this week submitted formal comments to the US Environmental Protection Agency opposing the agency's proposed reductions to the Renewable Fuel Standard volume targets for 2014, 2015 and 2016 - and especially the volume target for advanced biofuels. Four separate percentage standards are required under the RFS program: cellulosic biofuel; biomass-based diesel; advanced biofuel; and total renewable fuels.

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  18. The 2015 Global Moringa Meet Pinpoints key Strategies & Standards for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | PR Leap

    ... foods; they reduce biodiversity and squander precious wildlife; they pollute our global environment. We, at Advanced Biofuel Center , the organizers of the 3rd Global Moringa Meet, are convinced that the Earth's natural resources are easily able to ...

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  19. Reproducible research for biofuels and biogasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | EurekAlert!

    ... to more rapidly delineate the important processes involved in biogas generation and to better explore its use for biofuel. As experiments become more data-intensive, reviewing and publishing the methods and results of scientific studies become ...

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  20. UPS agrees to buy 46 million gallons of renewable dieselRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | SFGate

    ... FedEx, with delivery to begin in 2017 and run through 2024. The market for renewable diesel is much smaller than for biofuel and ethanol - a little more than a billion gallons is produced each year, said Victor Oh, an analyst at Lux Research. But ...

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