India plans to store oil in the US amid the global pandemic

As part of a new agreement with the US, India discussed the possibility of storing oil in the American emergency stockpile

McDonald’s launches french fries cooking oil-to-biofuel project in the Netherlands

The fuel will be used in trucks, which deliver goods to 252 Dutch McDonald’s restaurants

HSBC gives biofuel supplier six-figure backing to power NHS

The grants will ensure generators at NHS hospitals will continue to be fuelled with a sustainable alternative to diesel

US ethanol exports witness ‘first dip in four years’

Brazil, Canada and India remain the largest import markets of US ethanol, despite registering a demand shortfall in 2019

‘Tequila’ plant ‘could be used to make fuel and sanitisers’

The agave plant – known for tequila – is now being grown in Australia as a biofuel source

Work restarts on waste-to-biogas plant in Swindon

The facility will convert 8,000 tonnes per year of household waste into 2.2 million cubic metres of natural gas

CNG stocking up on manure to produce ‘first net zero fuel for HGVs’

The firm plans to offer carbon-neutral biomethane to businesses from 2021

US proposes for oil refiners to increase role of biofuels in fuel mix

The regulation aims to support the agricultural sector and reduce the country’s dependence on oil

Vattenfall and Preem team up for hydrogen production

They initially aim to develop a 20MW plant that would produce fossil-free hydrogen through water electrolysis

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Project to clean up iron and steel production moves forward

An industry partnership made up of LKAB, SSAB and Vattenfall is building a biofuel-fired iron ore pellet plant as part of the scheme