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Joanna Schroeder

  • BioEnergyBytesDF1Attendees for this year’s Export Exchange have less than a week to take advantage of early registration, which ends this Friday, Aug. 5, 2016. The event is taking place in Detroit, Michigan October 24-25, 2016 with more than 500 attendees expected representing 30 countries. #ExEx16 takes place every two years and is hosted by the Renewable Fuels Association and the U.S. Grains Council. Click here to register.
  • Alliance BioEnergy Plus has announced that following discussions with the U.S. DOE, the company has submitted an application responsive to the DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for the design and construction of a Demonstration Scale Manufacturing Plant for the production of Aviation Biofuels (JP-8) from cellulosic biomass such as yard waste, agriculture leftovers and woodchips, capable of being used in commercial jet aviation as well as military applications.
  • Tehran Times is reporting that he Italian private sector will invest $450 million to build a bioethanol fuel production plant in the Amirabad Special Economic Zone (ASEZ), north of Iran using inedible wheat.
  • Blossman Services has announced the offering of an Autogas LPG Evacuation Pump, designed to remove propane from autogas tank when service of repairs are required. The propane can be transfered from the vehicle fuel tank being serviced to another autogas vehicle, a refueling station or a separate LPG storage tank. The system can empty a Gen 3 OEM, fuel pump equipped LPI vehicle tank filled with 44 gallons of propane in 1.5 hours to zero PSI tank pressure without venting any propane into the atmosphere.
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