| About the event

North America’s leading biofuels, LCFS and carbon event

| The Argus North American Biofuels, LCFS & Carbon Markets Summit returns to Napa, California this October!

The event will bring together over 300 key government representatives, and industry stakeholders from across the entire biofuels value chain and carbon markets sector for 3 days of networking and knowledge exchange.

The event will feature keynotes, panel discussions and ample opportunities to network with new and established contacts throughout with a range of receptions, wine tastings and interactive workshops. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to gather the latest policy and market insights and reconnect with your industry peers.

“This conference gets better every year. Content, attendees – it is always getting better.”

President, California Ethanol and Power

| Why attend the Argus Biofuels, LCFS & Carbon Markets Summit?

Established and emerging LCFS programs

Get the latest policy updates and market views on the impact on demand for credit generators across North America

Biofuels and renewable feedstock markets

Understand if there will be enough renewable feedstock supply to meet demand as federal and state level programs get tougher on fossil fuels

Carbon markets

Explore the opportunities, challenges and risks in the compliance and voluntary carbon markets

“The speakers are credible and interesting and present a variety of perspectives helping to illustrate the range of issues impacting the field of low carbon fuels. I would definitely recommend this conference to my colleagues”

Director, San Francisco Department of the Environment

| Who you will meet

Join biofuels and carbon market participants and understand how they are strategizing in an evolving regulatory environment

Attendees by business activity:

Government & Regulatory agencies

Fuels producers, Marketers & Refiners

Trading houses & Brokers

Power utility companies

Law firms & Consultancies

“Argus runs this as a top notch conference, and there are opportunities to enjoy the spectacular surroundings in Napa while networking with industry and policy leaders. It is a must attend conference.”

Executive Director, Low Carbon Fuels Coalition

Companies that attend:

  • Southern California Edison
  • Powerex Corp. 
  • Evolution Markets 
  • Vitol Inc. 
  • Neste US Inc 
  • Kolmar Americas, Inc. 
  • Oxy Low Carbon Ventures 
  • Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) 
  • BTR Energy 
  • BP 
  • EcoEngineers 
  • ClearBlue Markets 
  • Weaver  
  • Mansfield Oil Company 
  • Statkraft 
  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia 
  • Royal Dutch Shell 
  • Latham & Watkins 
  • New Forests 
  • First Environment, Inc. 
  • Raizen North America 
  • Finite Carbon 
  • Foreign Agricultural Service, USDA 
  • Gevo Inc 
  • Marathon Capital, LLC 
  • Wyoming Renewable Diesel Company 
  • Propel Fuels, Inc. 
  • Phillips 66 
  • Agrisoma 
  • Equilibrium Water & Wastewater
  • Xpansiv Sevana Bioenergy
  • Tidal Energy Marketing Inc
  • Bluestem Energy Solutions

  •  San Francisco International Airport (SFO) 
  • California Air Resources Board 
  • Tradesman Advisors, Inc. 
  • Elbow River Marketing Ltd. 
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP 
  • Valley Pacific Petroleum Services, Inc. 
  • CAAFI (Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuels Initiative) 
  • Near Zero 
  • Royal Bank of Canada 
  • Generate Capital 
  • Trinity Consultants 
  • White Energy Holding Company, LLC 
  • Port of Seattle 
  • Ingevity 
  • IAC 
  • Amp Americas 
  • Climate Action Reserve 
  • CA Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development 
  • Colorado Energy Office 
  • 3Degrees Group, Inc. 
  • Tullett Prebon 
  • Neste 
  • Iogen Corporation 
  • BGC Partners 
  • Waste Management 
  • Roeslein Alternative Energy 
  • Chevron 
  • Renewable Resources Group 
  • Air Liquide 
  • CARB 

  • Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC 
  • BGC Environmental Brokerage 
  • Huguenot Fuels 
  • AFPM 
  • Hammerschlag LLC 
  • Enerkem 
  • Sacramento Municipal Utility District 
  • 3Degrees 
  • Savage Services Corporation 
  • Inatech 
  • HollyFrontier Corp 
  • CBL Markets 
  • AJW Inc. 
  • Parkland Fuel Corporation 
  • Musket Corporation 
  • Environmental Commodity Partners 
  • True Manufacturing Company 
  • ICE 
  • Petro Diamond Incorporated 
  • VFT - Visionary Fiber Technologies 
  • Fluor 
  • Blue Delta Energy, LLC 
  • MMR, LLC 
  • Agrisoma Biosciences Inc. 
  • Pearson Fuels 
  • Molpus Woodlands Group 
  • Macquarie Capital 
  • Occidental Petroleum Corporation 
  • CP Energy Marketing (US) 
  • TFS Energy 
  • EDF Renewables 
  • Bluegrass Biofuels, LLC 
  • IncubEx 
  • BMW of North America, LLC
  • Puget Sound Energy (PSE)
  • NRG
  • SoCalGas
  • Trillium . 
  • Clean Energy Renewables 
  • Murex 
  • Turlock Irrigation District 
  • Adamant BioNRG S.r.l. 
  • Total Petrochemicals and Refining 
  • Environmental Defense Fund 
  • Marathon Petroleum 
  • Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, Inc. 
  • LanzaTech 
  • Inlandsis Fund 
  • Gladieux Energy 
  • Direct Energy 
  • Valero 
  • American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers 
  • Community Fuels 
  • International Emissions Trading Association 
  • Fulcrum BioEnergy 
  • Katahdin Environmental Corporation 
  • Shell Energy North America 
  • Suncor Energy Marketing Inc. 
  • Stillwater Associates 
  • Low Carbon Fuels Coalition 
  • National Corn Growers Assoc. 
  • Natural Capital Partners 
  • Searles Valley Minerals 
  • Hartree Partners 
  • Renewable Biofuels 
  • Repsol Trading
  • Crimson Renewable Energy
  • BNSF Railway
  • State of Oregon
  • FCO Advisors LP 
  • Sol Systems 
  • San Francisco Department of the Environment 
  • Mercuria Energy Trading, Inc. 
  • DTE Energy 
  • Audi 
  • Sinclair Oil Corporation 
  • Capital Power Corporation 
  • BC Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources 
  • Trestle Energy 
  • PBF Energy 
  • American Carbon Registry 
  • Western States Petroleum Association 
  • Suncor 
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada 
  • City of Pasadena 
  • Nextera Energy 
  • Playmaker Strategies 
  • Bluecrest Capital Management 
  • ICF 
  • World Energy 
  • Roseville Electric Utility 
  • Bellus Ventures 
  • UC Davis 
  • Pilot Flying J 
  • Sunoil Biodiesel 
  • White Energy 
  • Tesla  
  • Puget Sound Clean Air Agency 
  • Alpha Inception
  • Praxair, Inc., a Linde Company 
  • IETA 
  • Air Resources Board 
  • Clean Development International 
  • Emission Advisors, Inc. 
  • ALLIED CNG VENTURES LLC 
  • Advanced Biofuels Canada 
  • CleanFuture, Inc. 
  • Bluesource, LLC 
  • Life Cycle Associates 
  • Kolmar Group AG 
  • SCB Brokers LLC 
  • Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas 
  • 1964 
  • Constellation Energy, Exelon 
  • Growth Energy 
  • Oregon Department of Environmental Quality  
  • Dentons US LLP 
  • Pacific Gas and Electric 
  • Junction Capital Partners 
  • GZ Energy, LLC 

Attendees by job title:

| Highlights for 2021

Connect with your peers

First-hand insights from policy makers

Extensive networking and receptions

Live-streamed and on-demand content

Lively and interactive panel debates

| Key topics on the agenda include:

California’s climate change scoping plan: The role of cap-and-trade and LCFS programs in achieving California’s climate goals

How are the voluntary carbon markets expanding? A look at the schemes and mechanisms and new entrants

What to expect from established and emerging LCFS programs in North America

How will the Clean Fuel Standard interact with British Columbia’s LCFS and how will it impact on future biofuels trade flows?

The role of electric vehicles in decarbonizing North America and the timeframes for wide-scale adoption

Renewable diesel, biodiesel and sustainable aviation and their futures in the LCFS program

The role of RNG in decarbonizing the transportation and utility sectors: What is the status of new projects and product development?

| Pre-conference workshop: RFS and RINs – navigating changing policies and price impacts

Participate in the pre-conference RFS and RINs workshop on October 18 and join your peers for an interactive and insightful day navigating changing policies and price impacts with Paul Niznik, Senior Consultant Biofuels, Argus. Select the Conference + RFS and RINS workshop pass when booking online.