Biofuels , Energy Transition , Exploration & Production , Midstream

Oil Major Total To Buy Brazil's Grupo Zema Distribution Business

French energy group Total has agreed to buy for an undisclosed amount the distribution business of Brazil's Grupo Zema, in order to expand in Brazil and in the biofuels sector.

November 22, 2018

Biofuels , Petrochemicals , Legislation , Business

EPA Chief Says Agency Can Expand Ethanol Sales Without Congress

The Environmental Protection Agency can allow sales of higher-ethanol blends of gasoline year-round without Congress, its acting administrator said on Oct. 18, adding that the oil industry should drop its threat of a lawsuit to halt the move.

October 18, 2018

Biofuels , Policy & Regulations , Midstream

Analysts: Expanding Ethanol Sales Would Have Limited US Market Impact

The Trump administration's plan to allow year-round sales of higher-grade corn ethanol would have limited impact on the depressed U.S. ethanol market, with record supplies and prices for the fuel hovering near the lowest in a decade, analysts said.

October 16, 2018