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30 November 2016 Releases and news
Neste has not bought crude palm oil from the mills that Amnesty report links to human rights violations and child labor
Neste Corporation News 30 November 2016 Neste has not bought crude palm oil from the mills that Amnesty report links to human rights violations and child labor Amnesty International has today published a report in which it refers to human rights violations in the palm oil industry. It specifically mentions palm oil producer and trader Wilmar in their report. Wilmar is one of Neste's many suppliers. Neste is not among the companies that Amnesty report links to human rights violations through their palm oil procurement. Neste has not bought any crude palm oil from the mills identified in the Amnesty's report. Neste has a clear stand on human rights issues: we do not accept harassment, discrimination, child labor, forced...
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30 November 2016 Releases and news
The proposed Renewable Energy Directive for 2021 through 2030 by the European Commission introduces aviation and marine sectors to contribute to the climate effort
Neste Corporation Press Release 30 November 2016 at 2:30 pm (EET) The proposed Renewable Energy Directive for 2021 through 2030 by the European Commission introduces aviation and marine sectors to contribute to the climate effort European Commission has today published its proposal on the revised Renewable Energy Directive for the years 2021 through 2030. Neste welcomes EU's continuing commitment to long-term policies and ambitious climate targets. The goal of the Directive is to increase the proportion of renewable energy in Europe to 27 percent by 2030. The proposal will next be considered by the European Council and the European Parliament. The use of renewable energy in transport effectively reduces global climate...
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24 November 2016 Releases and news
Neste begins distribution of low-sulfur bunker fuel in Sweden
Neste Corporation Press Release 24 November 2016 at 9:30 am (EET) Neste begins distribution of low-sulfur bunker fuel in Sweden Neste will begin the distribution of low-sulfur bunker fuel in Sweden at the Södertälje terminal on 1 January 2017. With the distribution operation, Neste will primarily serve Metropolitan Stockholm, but it will also supply low-sulfur bunker fuel to other places on the Eastern coast of Sweden, if necessary. "We are extremely happy to open low-sulfur bunker fuel distribution services in Sweden at the turn of the year. To us, this means expanding the market area of marine fuels, and we will also continue to survey new markets in Northern Europe. Our marine fuels are a good solution to reduce...
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23 November 2016 Releases and news
Increasing Renewable Fuel Volumes included in US EPA's 2017 renewable volume final rule
Neste Corporation Press Release 23 November 2016 at 11:45 pm (EET) Increasing Renewable Fuel Volumes included in US EPA's 2017 renewable volume final rule The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the US published the final ruling covering renewable fuel volume requirements for 2017 under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program on 23 November 2016. The final rule calls for further increases in the volumes requirements above those in proposed rule published on 18 May 2016 and includes an increased volume requirement for biomass-based diesel for 2018. The EPA ruling provides for increases across all types of biofuels. For 2017, the EPA sets volume requirements of 4.28bn gallons (up from 3.61bn gallons in 2016) for...
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23 November 2016 Releases and news
There's a way for your car to run on waste fat from Thanksgiving turkey
Neste Corporation Press Release23 November 2016 at 5 pm (EET) There's a way for your car to run on waste fat from Thanksgiving turkey The Americans consume over 46 million turkeys every Thanksgiving. What if waste fat from turkey roasting could also fuel up our cars? Believe it or not, there's already a way to make it happen. The world's leading renewable fuel producer Neste has the technology to turn excess cooking fat into renewable fuel. This Christmas they are asking Finnish households to collect their cooking leftovers for fuel production. Their goal is to produce enough renewable fuel from food waste to enable a private car to travel three times around the globe. According to Neste's calculations, the waste fat...
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21 November 2016 Releases and news
Neste's renewable diesel to decarbonize Hamburg Airport's ground fleet
Neste Corporation Press Release 21 November 2016 at 3 pm (EET) Neste's renewable diesel to decarbonize Hamburg Airport's ground fleet Copyright: Michael Penner, Hamburg Airport Hamburg airport in Germany has started using Neste's renewable diesel as a solution to reduce its reliance on fossil fuels. Having made the switch to premium-quality "drop-in" renewable diesel in its diesel-powered ground fleet, the airport is able to significantly reduce its carbon footprint. Part of the airport's ground fleet has already been powered by alternative energy sources. The switch to renewables will now be completed with the heavy duty vehicles, such as aircraft tugs and fire-fighting vehicles, making Hamburg Airport the first...
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17 November 2016 Releases and news
Neste Jacobs and Baltic Connector have signed a contract to provide Project Management Services for Baltic Connector pipeline
Neste Jacobs Press release 17 November 2016 at 1 pm (EET) Neste Jacobs and Baltic Connector have signed a contract to provide Project Management Services for Baltic Connector pipeline Technology, engineering and project management company Neste Jacobs and Baltic Connector, a state-owned company, have signed a contract regarding Project Management Services for Baltic Connector gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia. Neste Jacobs will work as Owner's Engineer in the integrated project management team. The project enables the interconnection and integration of the Baltic and Finnish gas markets to the EU's internal energy markets. Baltic Connector gas pipeline will increase maintenance reliability and energy security in...
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10 November 2016 Releases and news
Neste Corporation: Notification of Managers' Transactions
Neste Corporation Stock Exchange Release 10 November 2016 at 6 pm (EET) Neste Corporation: Notification of Managers' Transactions PERSON SUBJECT TO THE NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENT Name:                                                  Jyrki Mäki-Kala Position:                                             Chief Financial Officer INITIAL NOTIFICATION Reference number:                           ...
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