vale sa : biopalma opens first palm oil production plant in Cameroon

banktrack – biopalma

BankTrack – Biopalma

Biopalmda da Amazônia is a Brazilian palm oil company, founded in 2006. It has around 50,000 ha of planted palm oil plantations and it operates a palm oil mill. A refinary should be ready by 2015. The goal of the company is to produce biodiesel, which will be used for Vale's coal trains.

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oil palm set to take over from cattle ranching as the biggest

Oil palm set to take over from cattle ranching as the biggest

Biopalma opened its first palm oil extraction plant in Para in 2012, part of a US$500 million project. Another plant is planned to open in 2015 to convert the oil to biodiesel. These are massive industrial-scale operations.

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brazilian amazon oil palm deforestation under control, for now

Brazilian Amazon oil palm deforestation under control, for now

In 2011, the firm bought a controlling share of Biopalma, one of three companies that account for over three-quarters of the region’s palm oil production. In 2012, Vale inaugurated a large plant

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eye on brazil: 5 million hectares of sustainable amazon oil

Eye on Brazil: 5 million hectares of sustainable Amazon oil

I was talking yesterday to Nicholas (Khor Reports research assistant) about Brazil oil palm. So since we've not really covered this here, I've gathered a few links below. It is fascinating to see China's infrastructure investment plans for Brazil to lower cost of bringing its product to market. That

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oil palm natural diversity and the potential for yield

Oil palm natural diversity and the potential for yield

On the other hand, oil palm was found most sustainable with respect to the maintenance of soil quality, net energy production and greenhouse gas emissions, when biodiversity loss due to oil palm expansion was analyzed in relation to alternative crops for oil or energy, such as soybean, rapeseed, corn or sugar cane (de Vries et al., 2010).

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frontiers | oil palm natural diversity - open access journals

Frontiers | Oil palm natural diversity - Open Access Journals

African oil palm has the highest productivity amongst cultivated oleaginous crops. Species can constitute a single crop capable to fulfill the growing global demand for vegetable oils, which is estimated to reach 240 million tons by 2050. Two types of vegetable oil are extracted from the palm fruit on commercial scale. The crude palm oil and kernel palm oil have different fatty acid profiles

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oil palm natural diversity and the potential for yield

Oil palm natural diversity and the potential for yield

The share o f palm oil production by small, family-owned, estates is 30% world wide and reaches 80% in Nigeria, Africa ’ s largest producer ( Morcillo et al., 2013 ).

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techno-economic and life-cycle assessments of biorefineries

Techno-economic and life-cycle assessments of biorefineries

Palm oil has garnered huge attention worldwide in recent years. Its worldwide production increased from 52.6 million tons (Mt) in 2011 to 61.7 Mt in 2015 . This is expected to continue to grow, mainly due to the expansion plans of Indonesia and Malaysia, the two largest palm oil producers (Prokurat, 2013).

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techno-economic and life-cycle assessments of biorefineries

Techno-economic and life-cycle assessments of biorefineries

Palm oil has garnered huge attention worldwide in recent years. Its worldwide production increased from 52.6 million tons (Mt) in 2011 to 61.7 Mt in 2015 . This is expected to continue to grow, mainly due to the expansion plans of Indonesia and Malaysia, the two largest palm oil producers (Prokurat, 2013).

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biodiesel — palm oil blog — khor reports

biodiesel — Palm Oil Blog — Khor Reports

Biopalma has six oil palm plantations covering 18,400 hectares (45,467 acres) in Para, according to Vale. The company expects this to expand to 60,000 ha in 2013. The announcement comes less than a year after Brazil laid out plans to dramatically expand palm oil production in the Amazon.

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vale s.a. 6-k mar 18 2011 | seeking alpha

Vale S.A. 6-K Mar 18 2011 | Seeking Alpha

From the operating perspective, the production of iron ore in 2010, totaling 308 million tons, constituted a new record, with Carajás surpassing the 100 million ton mark for the first time.

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brazil – advanced biofuels usa

Brazil – Advanced BioFuels USA

(Palm Oil Monitor) Indonesia has picked up a number of allies in its battle with the EU over the bloc’s ban of palm oil in its renewable energy scheme. An additional 18 countries have reserved their rights to participate in the proceedings as third parties. These include palm producers Malaysia, Thailand, Guatemala,

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ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used for pregnant

Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used for pregnant

Ethnopharmacological relevance. In Cameroon, most women use traditional medicine for the treatment of pregnancy and childbirth complaints. In order to identify some of the medicinal plants locally used to alleviate these complaints, an ethnobotanical survey was undertaken in five villages of Menoua Division (West-Cameroon).

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advancedbiofuelsusa.info

by Eduard Gismatullin (Bloomberg) Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Europe’s largest oil company, and Codexis Inc. will roll out technology this year to make biofuels from wheat straw and

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fire & haze - cifor forests news

Fire & haze - CIFOR Forests News

Seasonal forest and peatland fires in Kalimantan, Sumatra and Papua release huge amounts of smoke, carbon and noxious gases that reach beyond national borders.

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June 2009 - mongabay.com

Brazilian miner Vale signs $500M palm oil deal in the Amazon (06/25/2009) Vale, the world's largest miner of iron ore, has signed a $500 million joint venture with Biopalma da Amazonia to produce 160,000 metric tons of palm oil-based biodiesel per year, reports Reuters.

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fire & haze - cifor forests news

Fire & haze - CIFOR Forests News

Seasonal forest and peatland fires in Kalimantan, Sumatra and Papua release huge amounts of smoke, carbon and noxious gases that reach beyond national borders.

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field listing :: economy - overview — the world factbook

Field Listing :: Economy - overview — The World Factbook

Canada has a large oil and natural gas sector with the majority of crude oil production derived from oil sands in the western provinces, especially Alberta. Canada now ranks third in the world in proved oil reserves behind Venezuela and Saudi Arabia and is the world’s seventh-largest oil producer.

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Manglares - CIFOR Forests News

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Commodities - The Medi Telegraph

commodities Oil, gold to gain on Syrian strikes. London - Gold and oil will extend their gains on Monday, albeit modestly, when the markets open for the first time since Western powers launched a

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The Star | Malaysia News: National, Regional and World News

Get the latest Malaysia news stories and opinions with focus on National, Regional, Sarawak and World News, as well as reports from Parliament and Court.

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The news hub | AFP.com

About AFP. AFP is a leading global news agency providing fast, comprehensive and verified coverage of the events shaping our world and of the issues affecting our daily lives. Drawing from an

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DOS Palm Oil is a UK company established in 2006 to develop oil-palm plantations in Africa. By 2012, the company had 700 ha under its own plantations in Ghana, with plans to increase this to 3,000 ha in the coming years. It owns two production plants in the Central and Western regions of Ghana. Count Gustav Wachmeister Mozambique

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land matrix

Land Matrix

###Oil Palm Cameroon is the second preferred location after Liberia. 1148 Yes domestic 3000 3000 0 Concluded (Contract signed) In operation (production) None UNVD/ Yenyi II#35647#Cameroon Administrative region Ndop, Cameroon 5.980118699999999 10.361017899999979 Cameroon Ndop Plain, Bamunka 3000 1976##3000 ###Food crops Outright Purchase 1976##

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ejatlas | mapping environmental justice

EJAtlas | Mapping Environmental Justice

Oil Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, USA. Oil drilling and extraction threaten the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge comprising 19, 000,000 acres in the north Alaskan coast. Caribou and other wildlife is threatened , as also the local populations.

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The Star | Malaysia News: National, Regional and World News

Get the latest Malaysia news stories and opinions with focus on National, Regional, Sarawak and World News, as well as reports from Parliament and Court.

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food and agriculture organization

Food and Agriculture Organization

announced the imminent sale of fully segregated, RSPO-certified palm oil. The company claims to be the first supplier in continental Europe. Sales are scheduled to begin once a new refinery featuring the technology and storage capacity that is required to fully segregate sustainable palm oil from all other oils opens in June 2010.

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CashewInfo.com

Ivory Coast cashew production rises 42% to record 902,000 tonnes 08/21/2020 View Krishi Kalyan & Cashew India App: Farmers Breathe Sigh of Relief As Government Aims To Revive Indian Agro Industry 08/21/2020

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forest footprint disclosure annual review 2011 | responsable.net

Forest Footprint Disclosure Annual Review 2011 | Responsable.net

By assisting smallholders to plant better quality palms and adopt improved agricultural practices, oil palm producing companies and financial organizations have the potential to help reduce the need to expand palm oil production into forests, delivering reduced greenhouse gas emissions and protection of biodiversity.

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