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Latest Cellulosic ethanol commercialization Stories

2014-04-09 00:21:37

BASEL, Switzerland, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Collaboration to use new process to make cellulosic ethanol from corn kernel fiber -- Technology to be marketed in combination with Enogen(®) corn -- Ethanol yield per bushel of corn expected to increase substantially Syngenta announced today an agreement with Cellulosic Ethanol Technologies, LLC to license its ACE (Adding Cellulosic Ethanol) technology, a new process for ethanol plants. ACE technology has been...

2013-08-15 23:17:30

Complementary Technology and Dedicated Feedstock Supply Enhance Commercial Viability (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Edeniq, a biomaterials and sustainable fuels company, and Pacific Ag, the leader in large-scale agricultural feedstock supply chains, announced today a five-year exclusive collaboration agreement to assist existing corn-based ethanol production facilities to add cellulosic ethanol production, thereby diversifying feedstock sources, enhancing long term production margins, and...

2013-06-04 16:21:39

SKAERBAEK, Denmark, June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Inbicon today announced a major technical milestone achieved by its first biomass refinery in Kalundborg, Denmark. Since opening December 2009, the demonstration plant has operated over 15,000 hours, turning wheat straw into cellulosic ethanol and other renewable fuel. "We were first in the world to test our process so extensively," says Benny Mai, Chief Commercial Officer of Inbicon. "We've spent over a decade and over $200,000,000...

2013-05-28 08:28:37

-- Deltazym® APS protease improves process economics in corn ethanol production-- SAN DIEGO, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Verenium Corporation (Nasdaq: VRNM), a leading industrial biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of high-performance enzymes, today announced that the Company will introduce Deltazym(®) APS protease for use in corn ethanol operations, at the upcoming 2013 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop (FEW) to be held June 10 - 13, 2013...

2013-05-14 12:22:46

MONTREAL, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc. (www.enerkem.com), a waste-to-biofuels and renewable chemicals company, announces the launch of a new research project with the Government of Canada. The objective of the project is to develop new catalytic processes for the conversion of waste into "drop-in" biofuels. These "drop-in" biofuels are fully interchangeable with hydrocarbon fuels, such as conventional gasoline, diesel and jet fuel.  "Enerkem's core business is the...

2013-05-14 08:24:39

Visalia Plant Milestone Signifies Greater Commercial Viability for Cellulosic Ethanol and Sugars VISALIA, Calif., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Edeniq, a biomaterials and sustainable fuels company, today announced the company's first demonstration plant, located at its Visalia, CA headquarters, has completed a successful "performance test" that exceeded the benchmark of 1,000 hours of continuous operation. The Corn-to-Cellulosic Migration plant utilizes Edeniq's proprietary...

2013-04-21 23:02:02

The Israel Energy Partnership (TIEP) and the US-Israel Science and Technology Foundation (USISTF) announced today that a delegation of Israel's top bioenergy scientists, entrepreneurs, and government officials have arrived in Oak Ridge Tennesse to meet with their counterparts from the Department of Energy's Bioenergy Science Center based at ORNL, to begin building a framework for bi-national collaboration for the research, development and commercialization of advanced biofuels. Oak Ridge, TN...

2013-04-08 08:23:10

Company invites individual and institutional investors to log-on to view presentation NEW YORK, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX), the leading marketer and producer of low-carbon renewable fuels in the Western United States, today announced its April 4(th) RetailInvestorConferences.com presentation is now available for on-demand viewing. LINK: www.retailinvestorconferences.com > red "register/ watch event now" button Pacific Ethanol, Inc.'s...

2013-03-12 16:21:30

Facility will prove biorefining process for commercial-scale production LAKEWOOD, Colo., March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ZeaChem Inc., developer of highly-efficient biorefineries, today announced that it has produced commercial-grade cellulosic chemicals and ethanol at its 250,000 gallons per year (GPY) biorefinery in Boardman, Ore. Among the first operational cellulosic biorefineries in the world, this demonstration facility showcases the scalability of ZeaChem's biorefining...

2013-01-17 10:41:23

Marginal lands ­— those unsuited for food crops — can serve as prime real estate for meeting the nation´s alternative energy production goals. In the current issue of Nature, a team of researchers led by Michigan State University shows that marginal lands represent a huge untapped resource to grow mixed species cellulosic biomass, plants grown specifically for fuel production, which could annually produce up to 5.5 billion gallons of ethanol in the Midwest alone....