ASTM International Honors Clean Fuels’ Fenwick

Cindy Zimmerman

Clean Fuels Alliance America is proud to announce that Scott Fenwick, Technical Director, has been awarded the prestigious Sydney D. Andrews Scroll of Achievement by ASTM International in recognition of his contributions to the committee responsible for the standards on petroleum products, liquid fuels and lubricants (D02). ASTM, the globally recognized leader responsible for standardizations used around the world, presents …

advanced biofuels, Biodiesel, Clean Fuels Alliance

Clean Fuels Conference Preview

Cindy Zimmerman

One of the first conferences of 2024 will be the Clean Fuels Conference, February 5-8, in Fort Worth, Texas. The event, hosted by Clean Fuels Alliance America, is where the biodiesel, renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel industries will meet to learn the latest on the next generation of low-carbon fuel policies, feedstock development opportunities and decarbonization efforts from leading …

advanced biofuels, Audio, aviation biofuels, Biodiesel, Carbon, Clean Fuels Alliance

Sustainable Education Grant Now Accepting Applications

Cindy Zimmerman

Applications are now being accepted for the Beth Calabotta Sustainability Education Grant, established in 2018 to honor the National Biodiesel Foundation board member who passed away in 2017. The $2,000 annual award aims to support student scientists dedicated to sustainable research in topics such as biodiesel and renewable diesel research, development related to feedstock production and fuel production, environmental attributes, …

Biodiesel, biofuels, Clean Fuels Alliance

Clean Fuels Adds New State Regulatory Director

Cindy Zimmerman

Clean Fuels Alliance America announces the addition of Cory-Ann Wind as Director of State Regulatory Affairs role beginning January 8, 2024, with a primary focus on the West Coast. Wind has spent the past three decades as a leader in renewable energy and most recently led the development of Oregon’s groundbreaking Clean Fuel Program as the Clean Fuels Program Manager …

Biodiesel, biofuels, Clean Fuels Alliance

Clean Fuels Names New Director of State Governmental Affairs

Cindy Zimmerman

Clean Fuels Alliance America has announced the promotion of Jeff Earl to Director of State Governmental Affairs, following the retirement of Floyd Vergara. Earl has been a member of the Clean Fuels team for the past two years serving as Director of State Regulatory Affairs and playing a pivotal role in shaping clean fuel policies while building strong relationships with …

advanced biofuels, Biodiesel, Clean Fuels Alliance

Washington Clean Fuel Standard Reports 1st Quarter Results

Cindy Zimmerman

The Washington Clean Fuel Standard recently released its first-quarter results for the number of credits generated by alternative low-carbon fuels, demonstrating the program’s commitment to reducing carbon emissions, supporting local economies, and fostering a unified market for biomass-based diesel on the West Coast. During the first quarter of 2023, the program solidified its role in the race to meet carbon …

Biodiesel, biofuels, Clean Fuels Alliance

NREL Releases 6th Edition of Biodiesel Handling Guide

Cindy Zimmerman

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) recently released its sixth edition of the Biodiesel Handling and Use Guide, funded by Clean Fuels Alliance America to offer basic information on biodiesel’s proper and safe use to help fleets, blenders, distributors and others understand the handling and use of these fuels while highlighting environmental and performance benefits. Under the direction of Clean …

Biodiesel, Clean Fuels Alliance

Clean Fuels Conference 2024 Registration Open

Cindy Zimmerman

Registration is now open for the 2024 Clean Fuels Conference, February 5-8, 2024 in Fort Worth, Texas. The annual Clean Fuels Alliance America event for biodiesel, renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel includes a full slate of educational sessions featuring industry experts and plenty of networking opportunities. Attendees include clean fuels producers and marketers, distributors, feedstock providers, fleet managers, Original …

aviation biofuels, Biodiesel, biofuels, Clean Fuels Alliance, renewable diesel, SAF

Oilseeds Stakeholders Urge Use of GREET Model for SAF

Cindy Zimmerman

Clean Fuels Alliance America, the American Soybean Association, the National Oilseed Processors Association, and the U.S. Canola Association this week wrote to a senior energy advisor urging the Biden administration to support the investments made by U.S. companies and farmers who are ramping up production of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The trade associations, whose combined memberships represent the entire value …

ASA, aviation biofuels, Clean Fuels Alliance, Oil, SAF, Soybeans

Clean Fuels Assesses Global UCO Supplies

Cindy Zimmerman

Growing demand for cleaner fuels like biodiesel, renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) is creating a new opportunity to develop additional supplies of low-carbon fats and oils, including used cooking oil and surplus crop oils, according to Clean Fuels Alliance America, which has released a new report assessing potential global supplies of used cooking oil (UCO) to meet that …

aviation biofuels, Biodiesel, Clean Fuels Alliance