It isn’t news that annual harvests are crucial time periods for ethanol plants. From corn quality and starch content to enzyme dosage to process changes, there are a variety of considerations plant managers must make pre-harvest. Moreover, the amount of time plants spend on preparation varies anywhere from none at all to four weeks.
EPA walks back biofuels mandate changes
Biofuels beat electric vehicles on cost, emissions
California Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1032 into law, correcting a tax problem and clearing the way for a significant increase in the volumes of biodiesel blended in the state.
Energy officials from the world’s twenty largest economies (G20) affirmed their commitment to renewable energy at the first-ever G20 Energy Ministers Meeting in Istanbul.
What is the potential and the challenges of the biofuels industry in Europe? What are the building blocks of a profitable biofuels industry? What is the future of biorefineries in Europe? These are some of the topics that were on the agenda at Novozymes’ first European Bioenergy Executive Summit, which ran Oct. 6-7, in Copenhagen.