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Latest Cellulosic ethanol commercialization Stories

2010-07-07 08:52:00

OTTAWA, July 7 /PRNewswire/ - Iogen Energy today announced that Duncan Macleod has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Iogen Energy, a 50-50 joint venture between Iogen Corporation and Royal Dutch Shell. Mr. Macleod will become President and Chief Executive Officer of Iogen Energy on September 30th, 2010, replacing founding President and current CEO Brian Foody. Mr. Foody will assume the role of Chairman of Iogen Energy and continue in his role as President and CEO of Iogen...

2010-06-21 08:15:00

JUPITER, Fla., June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dyadic International, Inc. (Pink Sheets: DYAI), a global biotechnology company whose cutting-edge C1 platform technology addresses the needs of the multi-billion dollar biofuels market by producing enzymes at industrial scale which efficiently convert biomass into ethanol and other forms of alternative energy, announced today that it has engaged the influential consulting firm, The Abraham Group, to provide strategic advice and transactional...

2010-04-22 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Verenium Corporation (Nasdaq: VRNM), a pioneer in the development of next-generation cellulosic ethanol and high-performance specialty enzymes, today announced that it has been awarded an additional $4.9 million from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to fund ongoing activities at its demonstration-scale facility in Jennings, Louisiana. This cooperative agreement is an extension of the grant previously awarded to the Company in July of...

2010-04-12 13:37:00

WASHINGTON, April 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jeff Broin, Chief Executive Officer, POET, will outline the 22 year old company's progress and future development plans at a National Press Club Newsmakers press conference at 1:30 p.m. on Wed., April 21 in the Bloomberg Room, 13th floor, National Press Building, 529 14th St., N.W., Washington, D.C. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) POET, the largest ethanol producer in the world, is on track to commercialize...

2010-04-09 12:00:00

BURLINGTON, ON, April 9 /PRNewswire/ - Ontario is investing $4 million through the Innovation Demonstration Fund (IDF) to help Woodland Biofuels Inc. and its partners build a groundbreaking demonstration plant that will efficiently produce cellulosic ethanol from renewable wastes. The plant will use Woodland's patented technology, which can produce sustainable fuels from virtually any type of biomass, including wood waste and agricultural waste. The technology generates no toxic emissions and...

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2010-04-09 12:08:20

Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists are figuring out how to turn wheat straw into ethanol "gold," and learning more about the bacteria that can "infect" ethanol plants and interfere with fuel production. At the ARS National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research (NCAUR) in Peoria, Ill., ARS chemist Badal Saha conducted a 5-year study that examined whether wheat straw"”a crop residue left over after the grain has been harvested"”could have commercial potential for...

2010-04-01 07:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Verenium Corporation (Nasdaq: VRNM), a pioneer in the development of next-generation cellulosic ethanol and high-performance specialty enzymes, today announced that it has extended the joint development program established in August 2008 with partner BP for an additional four months. BP and Verenium will continue their ongoing joint development work to accelerate the development and commercialization of cellulosic ethanol. Verenium will...

2010-03-23 13:17:00

OTTAWA, March 23 /PRNewswire/ - Iogen Energy announced today that its cellulosic ethanol helped fuel Drayson Racing's "Lola-Judd" in the 58th running of Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, March 20th. This is the first time Iogen Energy's cellulosic ethanol has been blended into an E85 fuel for the demanding American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron. Iogen Energy remains the only company able to consistently produce large volumes of cellulosic ethanol. The 500 gallons of cellulosic...

2010-03-23 08:47:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Qteros, Inc., and the University of Massachusetts Amherst announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent No. 7,682,811 titled "Systems and Methods for Producing Biofuels and Related Materials" describing the novel creation of products, including biofuels, through the fermentation of biomass by a unique, naturally-occurring anaerobic microorganism. (Logo:...

2010-03-10 08:00:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Codexis, Inc. today announced that Vonnie Estes has joined the company as Vice President, Strategic Planning, Technology. In this new position, Ms. Estes will be responsible for moving Codexis' technical developments to commercial applications. She will report to David Anton, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Research and Development. Ms. Estes brings Codexis two decades of experience leading product and commercial development programs for...


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