Industry News

  • Pushing Through the Pandemic

    July 3, 2020
    Several U.S. biodiesel producers share their experiences during the height of the coronavirus crisis, painting a picture of the industry’s health during these uncertain times.
  • Colonial to purchase 3 terminals in southern US from Lincoln

    July 2, 2020
    Colonial Terminals Operating Company has entered into an agreement to purchase three refined product terminals from Lincoln Terminal Company Inc. The acquisition provides an opportunity for Colonial to move into the terminal business.
  • House Biofuels Caucus urges Trump to reject ‘gap’ SRE petitions

    July 2, 2020
    The letter, sent to Trump July 2, expresses concern that the “gap” petitions undermine a U.S. Court of Appeals decision, Congress’ intent for the Renewable Fuel Standard, and EPA’s legal obligation to consider exemptions in a timely manner.
  • Biofuel Caucus urges Trump to reject ‘gap’ SRE petitions

    July 2, 2020
    The letter, sent to Trump July 2, expresses concern that the “gap” petitions undermine a U.S. Court of Appeals decision, Congress’ intent for the Renewable Fuel Standard, and EPA’s legal obligation to consider exemptions in a timely manner.
  • US DOE funds 7 ‘performance-advantaged’ biofuel projects

    July 2, 2020
    The U.S. DOE announced July 2 the selection of seven projects totaling $1.94 million to conduct research and development to accelerate the adoption of performance-advantaged biofuel blendstocks. These fuels are derived from renewable feedstocks.
  • Biodiesel Leaders Gather for 1st Virtual Membership Meeting

    July 2, 2020
    Meeting with elected leaders is one of the key reasons the National Biodiesel Board meets with its membership each year. NBB organized more than 80 virtual teleconference Hill visits in June for members to meet with their representatives in Congress.
  • Approving gap SREs would deal ‘devastating blow’ to soy farmers

    July 1, 2020
    The American Soybean Association this week urged the U.S. EPA to immediately reject the pending retroactive small refinery exemption (SRE) petitions listed on the agency website and stand with U.S. soybean growers in support of the RFS.
  • Biodiesel Coalition of Missouri names Amick executive director

    July 1, 2020
    The Biodiesel Coalition of Missouri is moving into its third year with new leadership, naming Matt Amick of Jefferson City executive director. Amick is a well-known figure among those working with renewable fuels in Missouri.
  • Bettering Biodiesel and Renewable Diesel

    July 1, 2020
    Donnell Rehagen, CEO of the National Biodiesel Board, discusses the hardship endured by the broader agricultural industry this spring during the coronavirus pandemic and highlights good deeds performed by U.S. biodiesel producers as a result.
  • Mo. soybean farmers offer matching biodiesel infrastructure funds

    July 1, 2020
    A commitment from the Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council and Missouri Soybean Association provides up to $200,000 for entities to build or retrofit existing biodiesel infrastructure, from blending and distribution to fleet and retail locations.