… you could future-proof your business against legislative demands?
Topsoe’s Sylvain talks with Don O’Connor, owner of S&T Squared Consultants about standard and legislation across Canada and the US. After the conversation, Sylvain and Mikala reflect on some of the complexities and discuss the ways technologies can help refineries meet the demands of ever-tightening rules and standards.
Part I – S&T Squared Consultant’s Don O’Connor on North American legislation for renewable fuels:
00:01:19 The US renewable fuel standard
00:03:55 How systems differ across US states and Canada
00:07:26 The Renewable Identification Number (RIN) system
00:12:06 Waivers for small refineries
00:14:05 Co-processing in North America
00:16:29 Future feedstocks for Canada and the US
00:19:47 Complexity in the field of renewable diesel
00:24:52 Renewable jet fuel and advanced processing
00:29:54 Electric vehicles
00:31:27 Lifecycle assessment
Part II – Sylvain and Mikala discuss:
00:33:16 Is the 2022 target realistic?
00:35:02 How to measure greenhouse gas emission
00:36:27 The RIN system