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2013-07-31 08:24:37

Cellulosic biofuels produced in Boardman, Ore., to qualify for RINs LAKEWOOD, Colo., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaChem Inc., developer of highly-efficient biorefineries, today announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) confirmed the successful registration of ZeaChem's demonstration biorefinery in Boardman, Ore., to generate cellulosic biofuel RINs. The EPA Fuels Programs Registered Company/Facility ID List has been updated accordingly with ZeaChem's...

2013-07-30 23:01:09

CMT’s Biomass Pellets Trade & Power summit, put together with support from Premium Sponsor Pellet Association Malaysia (PAM) and Agensi Inovasi Malaysia (AIM), in Seoul, on the 09-12 September, will set the stage for deep analysis of the ground realities in pellet trade patterns, feedstocks uncertainties, sourcing strategy, sustainability initiatives and pricing dynamics in the North East Asian biomass value chain. (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Asian biomass markets are witnessing profound...

2013-07-29 23:18:38

Myriant’s SVP participating at U.S. DOE Biomass 2013 in Washington D.C. on July 31st, 2013. Quincy, MA (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 Myriant Corporation today announced that Sue Hager, Myriant’s Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Government Affairs, will participate in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Event, Biomass 2013: How the Advanced Bioindustry is Reshaping American Energy. Ms. Hager will present as part of the Conference’s opening plenary session titled...

2013-07-16 23:17:57

Chemtex International, Inc. of Wilmington North Carolina and Murphy Brown LLC of Warsaw North Carolina signed today a long term agreement for the supply of purpose grown energy crops and residues to be used as cellulosic feedstock in Project Alpha, Chemtex’s Cellulosic Ethanol facility planned for Clinton, North Carolina. Wilmington, North Carolina (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Chemtex and Murphy-Brown announce long term biomass supply agreement. Chemtex International, Inc. of Wilmington North...

2013-07-15 12:21:41

- First of three power stations to be converted from coal to biomass this year ALTAVISTA, Va., July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion Virginia Power placed its Altavista Power Station into commercial operation Friday with renewable biomass as its fuel, the first of three stations to be converted from coal to biomass. "Today marks another achievement guided by Dominion's philosophy that balanced fuel diversity - from coal to natural gas to nuclear to renewables - leads to...

2013-07-15 08:28:18

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Inventure International (Pte) Limited, holding company of renewable process technology leader Inventure Renewables Inc., recently closed a $7.2 million round of financing that the company will use to establish a plant for the conversion of biomass into mixed industrial sugars, using Inventure's patented Mixed Super Critical Fluid (MSCF) technology. In partnership with strategic investor Trebet Assets Corporation (Trebet), Inventure...

2013-07-10 16:21:42

HOUSTON, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IHI E&C International Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of IHI Corporation, has been selected as the contractor of choice for the Sundrop Fuels inaugural gas to gasoline plant project in Alexandria, Louisiana. The combined commercial and demonstration plant will annually produce about 60 million gallons of finished gasoline from natural gas while providing the platform for Sundrop Fuels to prove its proprietary gasification...

2013-07-10 16:20:24

LONGMONT, Colo., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sundrop Fuels, Inc., a privately-held advanced biofuels company, announced that it has engaged international engineering and construction firm IHI E&C International Corporation, a US subsidiary of Tokyo-based IHI Corporation, as contractor of choice for its inaugural facility near Alexandria, Louisiana. The combined commercial and demonstration plant will annually produce about 60 million gallons of finished gasoline from natural gas...

2013-07-10 12:22:40

A New Method to Assess Biofuel Raw Material Value FORT COLLINS, Colo., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbo Analytics (http://www.carboanalytics.com), developers of sugar analysis systems, today announced that it has been awarded a Department of Energy (DoE) grant for the development of a biofuels sugar analysis system. Selected from over 750 applicants, Carbo Analytics was awarded a $150,000 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for FY 2013. Their application "Simple and...

2013-07-09 23:23:59

Hydro Dynamics, Inc. supports H.R. 860: Biogas Investment Tax Credit Act of 2013 which is currently in committee in the U.S. House of Representatives. This act would make qualified biogas property eligible for the energy tax credit and to permit new clean renewable energy bonds to finance qualified biogas property. Rome, GA (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Biogas, natural gas made from renewable sources, is very common in Europe in countries like Germany and Italy, but has only achieved minimal...