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LanzaTech holds lead in Hot 50 in last week of voting; Novozymes, Amyris, DuPont, DSM, REG, BASF, POET, Algenol and Genomatica in the hunt. 

LanzaTech holds lead in Hot 50 in last week of voting; Novozymes, Amyris, DuPont, DSM, REG, BASF, POET, Algenol and Genomatica in the hunt. 

January 12, 2016 |

In Florida, early voting rankings were released today for 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, representing roughly 90% of the overall subscriber vote expected. Subscriber voting ends Friday, January 15 at 5pm ET. The Hot 50 rankings will be announced live at ABLC 2016 in Washington DC at 6pm on February 17, 2016. Below, we’ve […]

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Army researchers working with Algenol to produce biodiesel from demilitarization processes

Army researchers working with Algenol to produce biodiesel from demilitarization processes

December 2, 2015 |

In New Jersey, Picatinny engineers have partnered with private industry to harness its photosynthesis ability to develop a safe, cheap, fast and environmentally-friendly way to recycle aging M6 artillery round propellant and create biofuel. Propellant is the chemical substance in the artillery round that ignites and propels the round out of the howitzer tube. Currently, […]

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Algenol CEO exits; staff cut by 25%, investors re-up for two years, new direction tipped

Algenol CEO exits; staff cut by 25%, investors re-up for two years, new direction tipped

October 25, 2015 |

Sudden re-focusing and trimming of Algenol by its lead investors leads CEO Paul Woods to resign; new direction focused on carbon capture, fresh water production until oil prices recover. In Florida, the hammer dropped swiftly and without warning in Ft. Myers as Algenol lost its CEO, changed its near-term strategy, chopped 45 staff members from its payroll, […]

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China! Boeing, Algenol, Inventure deals propel industrial biotech momentum

China! Boeing, Algenol, Inventure deals propel industrial biotech momentum

September 27, 2015 |

西去,直到你东西。As President Xi visits North America, China signs 3 major deals in industrial biotechnology. The East is Red, it’s been said, and the future looks that way too. The US is no place to deploy advanced fuels technology these days, many say. The costs are high, the politics stink, resistance to change is everywhere and the […]

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Algenol signs deal with new Chinese partner to develop projects in southern region

Algenol signs deal with new Chinese partner to develop projects in southern region

September 23, 2015 |

In Washington state, Algenol has signed an agreement with Fujian Zhongyuan New Energy Company, an R&D company founded in 2007 focused on development of alcohol-ethers, to develop projects throughout southern China. The deal was signed in Seattle as part of the Chinese president’s weeklong trip to the US.  Power plants, steel mills and chemical factories […]

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Algenol Algae fuels: Coming soon to a Florida pump near you

Algenol Algae fuels: Coming soon to a Florida pump near you

September 14, 2015 |

The waiting is over. Protec to distribute Algenol’s ultra-sustainable, low-carbon fuel, in E15 and E85 flavors. Some now, much more by 2017. Florida the initial focus. In Florida, Algenol and Protec Fuel have agreed to market and distribute ethanol from Algenol’s Fort Myers, Fla., commercial demonstration module. The two will also offer Algenol’s future 18 million […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Algenol Photo Votes for 2015-16

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Algenol Photo Votes for 2015-16

September 11, 2015 |

Here are the photo votes received for Algenol in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here.

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Algenol racks up $65M in new algae-to-fuels investment, from Mexico’s BioFields

Algenol racks up $65M in new algae-to-fuels investment, from Mexico’s BioFields

February 10, 2015 |

Mexico’s BioFields pours in $65 million to commercialize next-gen algae-to-fuels venture In Florida, Algenol, a pioneer in turning CO2 emissions into fuels, announced that it has closed on a new $25 million investment from BioFields, a Mexican business group devoted to the development of renewable and clean energy projects. This new investment follows a previous […]

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World’s largest oil refinery adds Algenol algae demonstration project

World’s largest oil refinery adds Algenol algae demonstration project

January 26, 2015 |

Reliance Industries taps Algenol, completes algae production system; producing algae from CO2 recycled from industrial processes; could later demonstrate the fuels production capabilities of Algenol’s advanced fuel producing algae and systems.  In India, Algenol and Reliance Industries have successfully deployed India’s first Algenol algae production platform. The demonstration module is located near the Reliance Jamnagar […]

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Tim Zenk, formerly of Sapphire Energy, brought on as Algenol’s Executive VP of Business Development

Tim Zenk, formerly of Sapphire Energy, brought on as Algenol’s Executive VP of Business Development

January 19, 2015 |

In Florida, Tim Zenk has joined Algenol as Executive Vice President of Business Development. Zenk recently left Sapphire Energy, where he was Senior Vice President of Corporate Development. Algenol looks forward to Zenk’s many years of experience in business development, fundraising, government affairs, public policy, marketing and communications. The company now employs just under 200 […]

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