Industry News

  • UFOP: EU oilseed producers lose in Argentina imports settlement

    February 4, 2019
    Germany's UFOP says European oilseed producers are the losers in the Jan. 30 decision of the Trade Defense Instruments Committee meeting. UFOP criticizes approval of the Argentine government's proposal for a so-called price undertaking agreement.
  • EBB welcomes antisubsidy duties, price undertaking agreement

    February 1, 2019
    During an EU Trade Defense Committee meeting member states’ representatives discussed and approved antisubsidy duties against Argentinean imports of biodiesel. A price undertaking agreement between the EU and Argentine producers was also approved.
  • National Biodiesel Foundation elects new directors

    January 30, 2019
    The National Biodiesel Foundation elected three new directors to the Board last week during the National Biodiesel Conference & Expo: Danielle Brannan, New Leaf Biofuels; Mike Devine, World Energy; and Chris Hill, American Soybean Association.
  • Quick Oil Co. receives Iowa’s 2019 Biodiesel Marketing Award

    January 30, 2019
    Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig awarded Quick Oil Co. with this year’s Biodiesel Marketing Award and Casey’s General Stores with the Ethanol Marketing Award. The awards were presented to the honorees at FUELIowa’s annual meeting Jan. 15.
  • Biodiesel market in EU opens for US soybeans

    January 29, 2019
    Conservation practices required for U.S. soybean production meet EU sustainability standards, and biodiesel produced from documented soybeans can now be used in the EU, the European Commission has formally announced.
  • Shaw says Iowa renewable fuels are ‘hurting but hopeful’

    January 29, 2019
    Between the fight for year-round E15, small-refinery exemptions and more, Iowa Renewable Fuels Association Executive Director Monte Shaw said at the 2019 Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit that 2018 was his toughest year yet working for the industry.
  • PMCI changes name to FUELIowa

    January 24, 2019
    PMCI has changed its name to FUELIowa. According to association representatives, the new branding strategy succinctly captures the important role played by independently owned local businesses that provide fuel for vehicles, equipment and heating.
  • Industry honors biodiesel champions, reflects on history

    January 23, 2019
    The National Biodiesel Board's annual awards recognize a diverse group of individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to biodiesel. The commercial biodiesel industry wouldn't be where it is today without these individuals.
  • Biodiesel-powered vehicles are in it for the long haul

    January 22, 2019
    Attendees at the National Biodiesel Conference in San Diego got a glimpse into the future Jan. 22 as equipment manufacturers, industry experts and fleets detailed why diesel engines will continue to be a mainstay for many years to come.
  • Biodiesel-powered vehicles are in it for the long haul

    January 22, 2019
    Attendees at the National Biodiesel Conference in San Diego got a glimpse into the future Jan. 22 as equipment manufacturers, industry experts and fleets detailed why diesel engines will continue to be a mainstay for many years to come.