2021 Research Study Releases, Articles, Presentations, Interviews, and Conferences:


Emerging Markets Online releases key study
Renewable Diesel & SAF 2030, Vol 2 (250 pages)




New Study Finds Increasing Investment, Growth in Sustainable Aviation Fuels
Press Release Via LinkedIn October 21, 2021


Big Changes in Renewable Diesel and Sustainable Aviation Fuels Feedstock Partnerships

Article: Top Story In Biofuels Digest, Sep 8 2021

by Will Thurmond, Author Renewable Diesel & SAF 2030

Fast Changes Renewable Diesel



Article in Advanced Biofuels USA
Advanced BioFuels USA

Renewable Diesel & Sustainable Fuels Outlook to 2030,
by Will Thurmond, Author Renewable Diesel & SAF 2030, CEO Emerging Markets Online




Press Release, September 2021
New Study Finds Massive Growth in Low-Carbon, Circular Biorefineries and Feedstocks


Press Release, September 2021 
New Study Finds Significant Growth in Renewable Diesel & SAF refineries with  Low Carbon Feedstocks


Biofuels Digest Top 10 Feature: July 2021

Multi-Slide Guide to Renewable Diesel and SAF

There’s nothing hotter right now than renewable diesel and SAF – what are the pathways, projects, who are the players, what are the business models, are there alternative feedstocks? Check out this slide guide from last week’s DigestConnect where Will Thurmond, author of Renewable Diesel & Sustainable Aviation Fuels 2030 highlights the latest.

including article by Will Thurmond, author of RD & SAF 2030 author and President of Emerging Markets Online

Top 10 Slide Guides of 2021: Renewable Diesel and Sustainable Aviation summary




Sustainable Aviation Fuels presentation at Harvard University’s Zofnass Program for Sustainable Infrastructure

In Spring 2021, Emerging Markets Online’s CEO Will Thurmond presented a lecture and summary of findings from RD & SAF 2030 at Harvard University’s Zofnass Program for Sustainable Infrastructure.  

The presentation focused on an introduction to SAF (Sustainable Aviation Fuels), producers, policies, carbon emissions reduction programs and producers, techno-economic analysis, market and technology readiness (MRL and TRL) for key players in SAF, and forecasts for market growth by technology type and feedstock.





Biofuels Digest: July 2021
Top 10 Slide Guides of 2021: Renewable Diesel and Sustainable Aviation summary by Will Thurmond, author of RD & SAF 2030 author and President of Emerging Markets Online


Next Generation Biodiesel Feedstocks are Winning in Low Carbon Fuel Markets – June 3, 2019



Renewable Diesel 2030 article and excerpt featured in Advanced Biofuels USA:

Diesel Decarbonization Brings Transformative Opportunities for Next-Generation Biodiesel Feedstocks May 31, 2019-  (pdf format)


Emerging Markets Online’s latest article published in the Biofuels Digest: 

Renewable Diesel is a Game Changer for Sustainable Aviation and Low Carbon Fuel Markets in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Southeast Asia
(original link)  pdf format – April, 2019



Global Drop-In Fuels Opportunities for Renewable Diesel and SAF

In 2018, Emerging Markets Online provided a detailed presentation titled Global Drop-In Fuels Production Trends and Forecasts to 2020 at the Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference in Washington, DC,


Bio-Based Plastics:

in 2017 Emerging Markets Online  delivered a presentation titled An Introduction to Emerging Market Opportunities in Bio-Based Plastics and Plant Bottles via webinar on the March Madness series by Biofuels Digest. Here is a summary and a slideshow from the presentation.

Advanced Bioeconomy Trends:
In October, 2017 Emerging Markets Online’s CEO chaired a panel on BioFrontiers at the  ABLC NEXT Conferencein San Francisco, California featuring representatives from the The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the U.S. Department of Agriculture,  Synvitrobio and Manta Biofuels.


Emerging Markets Online in Biofuels Digest’s Top 11 Hottest:
In 2017, Emerging Markets Online was featured Biofuels Digest’s The 11 Hottest Issues in the Biobased World, Your Picks, Top Experts, On-Demand

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