News & Events

"The alternative fuels test program is a significant milestone in the certification and ultimate operational use of biofuels by the Navy and Marine Corps. It's important to emphasize...the Navy's commitment to reducing dependence on foreign oil as well as safeguarding our environment. Our Navy, alongside industry, the other services and federal agency partners, will continue to be an early adopter of alternative energy sources."

- U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus

Sustainable Oils News Releases

03-14-2013 - Global Clean Energy Holdings announces acquisition of leading Camelina production and technology company Sustainable Oils

03-05-2013 - EPA publishes final rule approving camelina pathway under the Renewable Fuel Standard

09-01-2011 - Sustainable Oils to Host Camelina Information Sessions for Washington Growers

08-25-2011 - Meeting to Highlight Camelina Production, Aviation Biofuel Markets and USDA BCAP Program Opportunities

08-12-2011 - Sustainable Oils Announces Camelina Seed Distribution Partners in California; Production Contracts Available for Growers for New BCAP Program

07-27-2011 - New Program Increases Opportunities for Camelina Growers in California, Montana and Washington

05-20-2011 - Powered by Camelina-based Biofuel, Thunderbirds Become First Department of Defense Aerial Team to Fly on Alternative Fuel

03-21-2011 - Camelina-based Biofuel Breaks Sound Barrier on U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor Test Flight

01-26-2011 - RAND Report on Biofuels Grossly Inaccurate

12-02-2010 - Peer-Reviewed Life Cycle Analysis Shows Camelina-based Renewable Jet Fuel Reduces Emissions by 75%

09-09-2010 - Camelina Growers Seeing Strong 2010 Harvest Results

06-14-2010 - Sustainable Oils Opens Expanded Camelina Research Facility in Bozeman

04-23-2010 - Sustainable Oils Supplies Camelina-based Biofuel for U.S. Navy's F/A-18 “Green Hornet” Test Flight

03-26-2010 - Sustainable Oils Produces Camelina-based Fuel for Historic U.S. Air Force Flight

01-05-2010 - Sustainable Oils Honored by Industry Publication

12-15-2009 - 14 Airlines Sign Landmark MOU for Camelina-based Renewable Jet Fuel & Green Diesel

12-09-2009 - Sustainable Oils Adds Nick Flaman to Canada Camelina Production Team

10-01-2009 - Sustainable Oils to Supply 100,000 Gallons of Camelina-based Renewable Jet Fuel to U.S. Air Force

09-09-2009 - Sustainable Oils to Supply Navy with Camelina-based Jet Fuel

08-24-2009 - 2009 Camelina Harvest Underway

04-27-2009 - Life Cycle Analysis of Camelina-based Renewable Jet Fuel 
Shows 84% CO2 Emissions Reduction Compared to Petroleum Fuel

04-12-2009 - Sustainable Oils Successfully Closes 2009 Camelina Contracting Season

01-30-2009 - JAL Flight Brings Aviation One Step Closer to Using Biofuel

12-16-2008 - Camelina-based Aviation Fuel Cleared for Takeoff: Sustainable Oils to Participate in Historic Flight

10-27-2008 - Sustainable Oils Adds Mike Waring to Montana Camelina Production Team

10-20-2008 - Sustainable Oils Names Scott Johnson as General Manager, Expands Management Team for Camelina Research and Production

09-24-2008 - Sustainable Oils receives regulatory approval for feeding camelina meal in livestock diets

11-20-2007 - Targeted Growth and Green Earth Fuels Announce Landmark Deal to Produce Camelina-based Biodiesel: Agreement ushers in new era for biofuel-specific feedstocks