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24 April 2017 Releases and news
The Doughnut Trick: renewable fuel from May Day doughnut waste fat
Neste CorporationNews24 April 2017 The Doughnut Trick: renewable fuel from May Day doughnut waste fat In the spirit of circular economics, Neste and Fazer Bakery are joining forces with their Doughnut Trick campaign. The oil that was used to fry Fazer Bakery's May Day doughnuts will be recycled by refining it to produce Neste MY renewable diesel. The value of the fuel will be donated to the Finnish chapter of the charity SOS Children's Village International. The amount of diesel that's made from the oil used to fry every three doughnuts is enough to drive a distance of about one kilometer.   Now, for May Day, Fazer Bakeries and Neste are doing good together. Fazer Bakeries will donate to Neste the fat used to fry...
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05 April 2017 Releases and news
Neste shows leading transparency with its site on crude palm oil supply chain
Neste Corporation Press Release 5 April 2017 at 10 am (EET) Neste shows leading transparency with its site on crude palm oil supply chain  Neste has today published updated information about all its crude palm oil suppliers on the company's website. The data covers the entire supply chain, i.e. all companies, mills, and estates that supplied Neste with crude palm oil in 2016. The dashboard website offers information on the suppliers, certification systems used, and certification documentation, and provides access to a map service enabling the users to see the geographical location of the mills. In addition to the information on the suppliers, the site also offers an update on Neste's corporate level usage of...
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31 March 2017 Releases and news
Neste's new environmental gaming platform launched globally in San Francisco school
Neste Corporation Press Release    Neste's new environmental gaming platform launched globally in San Francisco school Based on the Paris Agreement on climate change, Neste's educational AR game EduCycle sets out to teach children about CO2 emissions If the environment were a game, would we win? EduCycle, a new gaming platform that uses augmented reality (AR), teaches children ages 12 and up about the impact their decisions have on the environment. Designed and built by Neste, the game's challenge is to reduce the world's carbon dioxide emissions to the level specified in the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change.  On March 30, 2017, Neste donated the first game to Lincoln High School in San...
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21 March 2017 Releases and news
The US EPA to implement renewable fuel volume requirements for 2017 as decided in November 2016
Neste Corporation Press Release 21 March 2017 at 4.30 pm (EET)   The US EPA to implement renewable fuel volume requirements for 2017 as decided in November 2016   The Regulatory Freeze Pending Review by the new US administration, which was applied to the renewable fuel volume requirements for 2017, has expired. Hence, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continues to implement the final ruling under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program as published on 23 November 2016. The ruling calls for increases in the renewable fuel volume requirements for 2017, and includes a volume requirement for biomass-based diesel for 2018.   The EPA ruling provides for increases across all types...
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09 March 2017 Releases and news
Neste MY Renewable Diesel helped reduce greenhouse gas emissions by a staggering 6.7 million tons in 2016
Neste Corporation Press Release 9 March 2017 at 10 am (EET) Neste MY Renewable Diesel helped reduce greenhouse gas emissions by a staggering 6.7 million tons in 2016 Neste is the world's leading company producing renewable diesel from waste and residues. Its low-carbon Neste MY Renewable Diesel refined from renewable raw materials helped its users replace conventional diesel and reduce carbon emissions by a staggering 6.7 million tons in 2016. The amount equals the permanent removal of 2.4 million passenger cars from the roads for one full year. "With Neste MY Renewable Diesel, any environmentally-conscious driver of a diesel-powered vehicle can instantly reduce the carbon footprint of his or her transportation. The...
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08 March 2017 Releases and news
Neste Annual Report, Corporate Governance Statement and Remuneration Statement for 2016 published
Neste CorporationStock Exchange Release 8 March 2017 at 9 am. (EET) Neste Annual Report, Corporate Governance Statement and Remuneration Statement for 2016 published Neste Annual Report 2016 has been published and can be read on the company's web site at www.neste.com/annualreport. The Annual Report 2016 includes the Financial Statements, the Review by the Board of Directors, the Auditors' Report, together with the Corporate Governance Statement and Remuneration Statement. Annual Report also includes the Strategy Review and the Sustainability Report. The Annual Report, Corporate Governance Statement, and Remuneration Statement can also be found in the PDF files enclosed with this release. Neste Corporation Kaisa...
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07 March 2017 Releases and news
Success based on ten years of productive raw material research
Neste Corporation News7.3.2017 Success based on ten years of productive raw material research Neste's success in renewable products is backed by ten years of proactive and target-oriented research. Its aim has been to find suitable raw materials in terms of their quality and costs and to expand the company's raw material range.   Ten years ago to the date in March 2007, Neste's R&D laboratory received 10 liters of rapeseed oil - the first sample of commercial renewable raw materials to be examined.  The next sample consisted of 10 liters of used cooking oil (UCO). Ever since, Neste has analyzed a couple of hundred samples a year and, by this date, it has conducted a total of 1,723 analyses.   "We...
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28 February 2017 Releases and news
Neste and Prince Ea's spoken word films viewed over 560 million times
Neste CorporationNews28 February 2017 Neste and Prince Ea's spoken word films viewed over 560 million times Neste, the world's leading producer of renewable diesel, opened up a worldwide sustainability discussion in 2016 with their renewable innovations oriented Pre-order the Future project. The American spoken word artist and environmentalist Prince Ea as their spokesperson, Neste engaged millions of people in the discussion and created eye-opening films about the importance of responsible choices. The first two collaborative content pieces encouraged people to reach for their dreams and raised questions about the future of the school system. In the latest film called The Future I Believe In Prince Ea...
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