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Biodiesel Magazine – The Latest News and Data About Biodiesel Production

Biodiesel Magazine – The Latest News and Data About Biodiesel Production

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Photo: Pacific Biodiesel Technologies

Under a newly signed contract, Pacific Biodiesel Technologies, owner and operator of a 5.5 MMgy biodiesel production facility on the Big Island of Hawaii, will supply Pacific Current’s 60 MW combined cycle power generation facility, Hamakua Energy, with biodiesel to fuel the power plant. The deal is a win for all parties involved, including the state and people of Hawaii, as the archipelago moves closer to a goal of 100 percent renewable energy by 2045 under the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative.Pacific Current acquired the Hamakua Energy facility in 2017 and sells power to Hawaii Electric Light Co. under an existing power purchase agreement. The plant is capable of providing 22 percent of Hawaii…

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