Biofuels

Includes biodiesel, ethanol, distillers dried grains (DDGs)

Data & Analysis

August 31, 2016
Japan’s current renewable energy policy focuses on generating power from solar, wind, and geothermal sources. Imports of wood pellets have been increasing for thermal power generation.
August 24, 2016
Local ethanol production is expected to increase through 2017 due to a modest buildup in capacity.
August 18, 2016
The Brazilian ethanol-use mandate remains unchanged at 27 percent (E27).
August 17, 2016
Colombia’s biofuel mandates remain unchanged resulting in little incentive to increase production or consumption.