Posts Tagged ‘biofuel’

So What’s Happening with Biofuels?

Posted in Refining on Friday, March 11th, 2016. No comments yet
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Author: Douglas Morris It’s been a while since I’ve penned anything about this topic, but l was asked this question by a friend recently. This generated a thought-provoking conversation which quickly unfolded into a more serious discussion about the long-term value of requiring ethanol targets for the national fuel supply. When the Renewable Fuel Standard […]

3 Companies Making Waves with Natural Gas

Posted in Energy, Oil & Gas on Friday, October 11th, 2013. No comments yet
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The growing supply of natural gas and subsequent lower prices compared to other sources of energy is causing companies to consider it as a fuel source. Arielle Nagel, who is pursuing her Master’s of Science in Environmental Sustainability, provides several examples in today’s post. There are a lot of benefits to using natural gas as […]

Natural Gas as an Alternative Energy Feedstock Redux

Posted in Energy, Oil & Gas on Friday, May 3rd, 2013. No comments yet
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As the global reserves of shale gas and shale oil continue their upward revisions, the economics of other energy sources continue to change. Emerson’s Douglas Morris, a member of the mining and power industry group, looks at the changing biofuel economics. About a year ago, one of my posts, Is Natural Gas the New Alternative […]

Are the Renewable Fuel Standard Battles Heating Up?

Posted in Energy, Regulatory Compliance on Friday, February 8th, 2013. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Douglas Morris of the alternative energy industry team provides an update on the political battles in the United States over the future of ethanol and other biofuel production. The biofuels headwinds remain strong. Last month I wrote about how natural gas in affecting the biofuels industry, specifically how no one could have foreseen the […]

What’s in Store for Alternative Fuels in the US?

Posted in Energy on Friday, January 11th, 2013. One comment so far
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Emerson’s Douglas Morris, a member of the alternative energy industry team, opens his 2013 guest-blogging season with a look at what’s in store for the alternative fuels industry this year, here in the U.S. Happy New Year. For me, the New Year is a time for reflection and renewal and in that light I’d like […]