Fuel / Technology: Biodiesel

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State of Sustainable Fleets Report Provides Fleet Insights on Clean Tech

August 11, 2020The State of Sustainable Fleets report is the first comprehensive, technology-neutral industry resource across all fuels and technology sectors.

Fleet Owner

ACT Virtual Welcomes Volvo Trucks North America’s President Peter Voorhoeve as Keynote Speaker for Event Launch

August 4, 2020The four-month virtual event will feature a dynamic lineup of more than 130 industry leaders presenting on the technologies driving the future of fleet transportation.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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State of Sustainable Fleets Reports on Clean Tech Across Fuels & Sectors

July 29, 2020The State of Sustainable Fleets report is the first technology-neutral industry resource across all fuels and technology sectors.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

AI begins to take the wheel in trucking, from routing to driving

July 23, 2020Artificial intelligence (AI) is taking over many mundane tasks in the trucking and freight industries, freeing up time for humans to do other work. But it’s still early in the ballgame, experts told Transport Dive.

via Transport Dive

Fiat Chrysler and Waymo to make commercial self-driving vehicles

July 23, 2020Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and Alphabet’s autonomous vehicle unit Waymo will now move their self-driving technology into the commercial vehicle segment. The collaboration will see the companies develop and test autonomous cargo vans and associated light commercial vehicles, largely targeting the last-mile delivery segment.

via Freightwaves

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“Advanced Transportation Investor Summit” Announced as Part of ACT Virtual Series

July 21, 2020Join organizers of the largest advanced transportation event—ACT Expo—for a first-of-its-kind “Advanced Transportation Investor Summit,” at ACT Virtual.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

Greenlane Renewables Signs Supply Contract with Grupo Cocal

July 7, 2020Greenlane Renewables Inc. says its wholly-owned subsidiary, Greenlane Biogas North America Ltd., has signed a $1.8 million contract with Grupo Cocal, a Brazilian sugar mill operator that refines sugar and produces ethanol biofuel from sugarcane.

via NGT News

DOE Selects Projects to Accelerate Adoption of Biofuels

July 6, 2020The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected seven projects – totaling $1.94 million – to conduct research and development to accelerate the adoption of performance-advantaged biofuel blendstocks.

via NGT News

Biofuels, bioenergy to benefit from Growing Climate Solutions Act

June 24, 2020The legislation aims to break down barriers for farmers and foresters interested in participating in carbon markets so they can be rewarded for climate-smart practices. To do this, it would create a certification program at USDA to help solve technical entry barriers that prevent farmer and forest landowner participation in carbon credit markets.

via Biomass Magazine

Covid-19 Empties Streets

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Clean Transportation

April 15, 2020The impact of COVID-19 on clean transportation has been swift and devastating. How do we chart a path to achieve a cleaner and more sustainable world?

Clean Fuels Ohio

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Investments Drive Sustainable Transportation Growth

February 27, 2020The ACT Expo Investor Summit, launching this year at ACT Expo, is a first-of-its-kind event to focus on investing in the clean fleet market.

Fleet Owner

Partnership to Test B100 Biodiesel System in High-Mileage Class 8 Trucks

February 21, 2020A wide range of transportation and health organizations have announced a partnership to conduct a year-long validation project of a new biodiesel technology to demonstrate its viability in real-world, high-mileage fleet applications.

via TruckingInfo.com

USDA: Ag Innovation Agenda will benefit biofuels, bioenergy

February 21, 2020The USDA unveiled its Agriculture Innovation Agenda on Feb. 20. The initiative, in part, aims to support renewable fuels, including ethanol, biodiesel and biomass. This includes a goal to achieve market-driven blend rates of E30 by 2050.

via Biomass Magazine

Shell Ventures, Valent Low-Carbon Technologies invest in Forge

February 18, 2020Forge Hydrocarbons Corp., a Canadian biofuel start-up, announces an equity investment from Shell Ventures and a follow-on contribution from Valent Low-Carbon Technologies, which will help build a first-of-its-kind CAD$30 million commercial-scale, biofuel production plant in Sombra, Ontario.

via Biomass Magazine

Reforming Renewable Fuel Standard major task for NATSO

February 10, 2020NATSO, the trade group for highway travel center operators, is trying to preserve subsidies for biodiesel that let members profitably sell cleaner-burning fuel while planning what to do when the $1per blended gallon of biodiesel tax credit expires in 2022.

via FreightWaves

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ACT 101: Are All Air Pollutants the Same?

February 6, 2020Greenhouse gas emissions are often considered interchangeable with air pollutants. Both interact in the air, but in distinctly different ways.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)