By Erin Voegele, Biomass Magazine.
The U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number (RIN) data for November, reporting that more than 1.38 billion RINs were generated during the month, including nearly 6 million cellulosic RINs.
According to the EPA, 5.99 million D3 cellulosic biofuel RINs were generated during the month, bringing the total for the first 11 months of the year to 24.13 million. This includes 594,316 D3 RINs generated for cellulosic ethanol, 44,168 D3 RINs generated for renewable gasoline, 10.72 million D3 RINs for renewable compressed natural gas, and 12.78 million D3 RINs for renewable liquefied natural gas. All D3 RINs generated during the first 11 months of 2014 were generated by domestic producers.