Biogas & Landfill Gas

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Biofuel groups urge the EPA to get the RFS back on track

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsRepresentatives of the U.S. biofuels industry slammed the U.S. EPA’s delays in setting Renewable Fuel Standard volume requirements and called on the agency to get the RFS back on track during a Dec. 3 hearing. READ MORE

December 02, 2021

ABFA releases principles for low carbon fuel policy

BY Advanced Biofuels Association Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsOn Dec. 2, the ABFA released a set of principles to inform low carbon fuels policy, approved by the association’s diverse membership. The document is the document is the culmination of a year-long effort to find consensus amongst ABFA’s members. READ MORE

November 30, 2021

TotalEnergies, Clean Energy begin construction of biogas unit

BY TotalEnergies Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThrough their joint venture, TotalEnergies and its U.S. partner Clean Energy are launching the construction of their first biomethane production unit, in Friona, Texas. The biomethane will be used as an alternative fuel for transportation. READ MORE

November 29, 2021

REEEAC schedules meeting for Dec. 9

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration has announced the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Dec. 9. The event is open to the public, but registeration is required. READ MORE

November 24, 2021

Southwest Gas to provide RTC with RNG supplied by US Gain

BY Southwest Gas Corp. Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe Public Utilities Commission of Nevada has approved an agreement allowing Southwest Gas to provide Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada with RNG to fuel most of the agency's public transit fleet. U.S. Gain will supply the RNG. READ MORE

November 23, 2021

USDA amends scoring provisions for REAP applications

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsUSDA Rural Development on Nov. 22 issued a notice announcing amended scoring provisions for the Rural Energy for America Program. Applications will now receive priority points for advancing key priorities under the Biden-Harris administration. READ MORE

November 23, 2021

Hinson bill prevents EPA from retroactively reducing RFS RVOs

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsRep. Ashley Hinson, R-Iowa, on Nov. 23 introduced the Defend the Blend Act, which aims to prevent the U.S. EPA from retroactively reducing RFS blend requirements. Reps. Rodney Davis, R-Ill.; Angie Craig, D-Minn.; and Ron Kind, D-Wis., are cosponsors. READ MORE

November 22, 2021

EPA: Nearly 1.7 billion RINs generated in October

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. EPA has released updated renewable identification number (RIN) data, reporting that nearly 1.7 billion RINs were generated under the Renewable Fuel Standard in October, up from 1.56 billion generated during the same month of last year. READ MORE

November 22, 2021

EBA: Gasification can help meet net-zero goals

BY European Biogas Association Found In:BiogasA new paper released by the European Biogas Association has mapped the opportunities of the gasification’s contribution of building European circular economies and reducing carbon emissions as part of the net-zero roadmap. READ MORE