Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc., the fourth-biggest U.S. ethanol producer, slowed production at two of its plants that use less-efficient processing technology early this year, cutting its ethanol output by about 5%.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced payments for 125 advanced biofuel producers across the country to support the production and expansion of advanced biofuels from a wide variety of nonfood sources, including waste products.
... power plants in operation or under construction in Europe, North America, Latin America and South East Asia. The company has expanded into the Americas under its subsidiaries Areva Renewable Inc. and Adage in the U.S., and Areva Koblitz in Brazil.
Nonetheless, Mabus has ordered naval exercises in the Pacific using "advanced" biofuel. The Navy will be running a fleet of warships, including the accompanying jet planes and helicopters, on a 50-50 mixture of conventional fuel and biofuel.
30: A Union Pacific train derailed in East St. Louis, releasing 100 gallons of diesel fuel. • April 8: A CN train ... Oct. 7: An IAIS train derailed in Tiskilwa, releasing 180,000 gallons of ethanol causing an explosion and evacuations. • Dec. 23: A ...
After David Stremme made the show at Talladega this past weekend, Stock Car Steel and Aluminum, Inc. (SCSA) and SRI, Supplies for Racing and Industry, Inc., have another big sponsorship weekend coming in Loudon, New Hampshire. Once again, Ryan ...
One notable Illinois example occurred in June 2009, when a Canadian National Railway train carrying ethanol went off the tracks in Cherry Valley near Rockford, causing an explosion that killed a woman, injured others and evacuated about 600 households.