Tagged Biofuel

Chevron is buying Renewable Energy Group for $3.15 billion

By John Engel Follow @EngelsAngle Chevron will buy the biofuels company Renewable Energy Group for $3.15 billion, the companies announced on Feb. 28. Through the acquisition, Chevron aims to grow its renewable fuels production capacity to 100,000 per day by 2030. Renewable Energy Group operates 11 biorefineries in the U.S. and Europe and produced 519…

PNNL researchers announce waste-to-hydrogen conversion process

By Kevin Clark A research team at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has developed a system capable of converting waste from sewage, food crops, algae and other renewable carbon sources into hydrogen fuel. PNNL’s electrocatalytic oxidation fuel recovery system turns waste carbon from farms, sewage and other sources into high-grade bio-based fuels,…

The path to renewable fuel just got easier

The holy grail of bio-fuel researchers is to develop a self-sustaining process that converts waste from sewage, food crops, algae and other renewable carbon sources into fuels, while keeping waste carbon out of our atmosphere and water. Much progress has been made in converting such waste to useful fuel but completing the cycle using clean…

Bio360 Expo

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Solar and wind still lead generating capacity additions

By renewableenergyworldcontentteam Solar, wind, and other renewable energy sources (including biomass, geothermal, and hydropower) added more than 2,250 MW of new generating capacity each month during 2021. That was according to the SUN DAY Campaign, which based its finding on data from both the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and the Energy Information Administration (EIA)….

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