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Tweet Amyris’ recovery from the doghouse of 2012 is nearly complete, but analysts are cautioning that the huge run-up in the share price may reflect some irrational exuberance. We investigate what’s up with the Barons of Biofene. If you are a devotee of the Biofuels Digest Index, you’ll note that yesterday it reached a 28-month […]
Tweet Company description: Amyris is an integrated renewable chemicals and fuels company founded in 2003 and based in Emeryville, CA, with additional operations in Chicago, IL and Campinas, Brazil. Amyris has over 400 employees, with three-quarters of its employees located in the United States. Amyris subsidiaries include Amyris Brasil Ltda., a wholly-owned Brazilian company through […]
Tweet In California, Amyris announced the selection of Dowell C&I Co., Ltd., a supplier of ingredients for the personal care industry, as its exclusive distributor of Neossance Squalane in the Republic of Korea. Amyris has developed a unique process that enables the scalable and sustainable production of Neossance Squalane as a high-purity, high-quality replacement for […]
Tweet In Brazil, São Paulo will be operating 400 city buses using Amyris Renewable Diesel, as the company continues to diversify its portfolio to include everything from biodiesel to fragrance oil. The program will also include a pilot operation in 2014 to use 100% Amyris Renewable Diesel in several city buses. Buses in São Paulo […]
Amyris and Total launch “interim” joint venture as they advance towards renewable diesel and jet fuel.
Tweet Total elects to bottle up the IP and protect itself against Amyris “hardship” as it advances towards commercializing key biofuels. In California and France, Amyris and Total announced the formation of Total Amyris BioSolutions B.V., a 50-50 joint venture that now holds exclusive rights and a license under Amyris’s intellectual property to produce and […]
Tweet In California, Amyris announced that Paulo Diniz, currently President of Amyris Brasil, will become Amyris’s Chief Financial Officer on an interim basis following the decision of its current CFO, Steve Mills, to step down for personal reasons. Diniz will previously CFO at Bunge Brasil and Cosan. At Cosan, Mr. Diniz led the successful transformation […]
Tweet SZYM, AMRS, GEVO check in with Q3 results. What’s heavenly, what’s hellish? Yep, what’s up at the crossroads of advanced fermentation, synthetic biology, and the markets in big-league fuels, chemicals, fragrances and flavorings — as the three reach for scale? In years gone by, it was not too hard to write up a summary […]
Tweet In New York, Rob Stone and James Medvedeff of Cowen & Company wrote of Amyris’ Q3 results: “Q3:13 26¢ cash loss was narrower than St. (30¢) on other income, but revenue was 48% light, GM negative, and Q4 product sales trimmed. Partner funding adds cash in Q4, but only half of 2014 is contracted….Cost […]
Tweet In California, Amyris announced its highest farnesene production volumes at the lowest quarterly unit costs to date, as part of its third quarter financial results package. “We expect continued growth in 2014 in new areas such as lubricants, specialty fluids and polymers,” said John Melo, Amyris President & CEO, who confirmed that “we are […]
Tweet In California, Amyris has secured a $35 million bridge loan at 5.5% interest from current investor Maxwell (Mauritius) Pte. The promissory note matures on February 2. The annual percentage rate is equivalent to 16.5% but should the company default on the note, the interest rate goes to 2% per month or 24% per year.