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Beta Renewables, Biochemtex ink deal for commercial-scale cellulosic biofuels project in Slovakia

Beta Renewables, Biochemtex ink deal for commercial-scale cellulosic biofuels project in Slovakia

October 6, 2014 |

Cellulosic leaders sign with Energochemica for the construction of a 2nd Generation Ethanol plant in the Slovak Republic. In Italy, Biochemtex and Beta Renewables announced an agreement with Energochemica SE for the construction of a 16.5 million gallon (55,000 ton per year) cellulosic ethanol plant. The plant, which will be constructed in Strazske, Slovak Republic, […]

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The Digest Interview: Guido Ghisolfi, CEO, Beta Renewables

The Digest Interview: Guido Ghisolfi, CEO, Beta Renewables

September 25, 2014 |

The second half of 2014 has been without question the most exciting in the long story of cellulosic ethanol — with first commercial plants now in operation by POET-DSM, and GranBio — and with Abengoa Bioenergy’s project opening next month in Hugoton, Kansas, and DuPont’s project in Nevada, Iowa opening before the end of the […]

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Editor’s Sketchbook: Beta Renewables cellulosic ethanol project, Crescentino, Italy

Editor’s Sketchbook: Beta Renewables cellulosic ethanol project, Crescentino, Italy

September 25, 2014 |

The first thing you notice about the Beta Renewables cellulosic ethanol plant in Crescentino is the size and scope. After the long “five years away” era of cellulosic biofuels, where systems fit on benches, or in small shacks that held pilots, this 20 million gallon cellulosic biofuels project, up close and in person, is like […]

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M&G Chemicals enters JV with Anhui Guozhen on giant Beta Renewables plant

M&G Chemicals enters JV with Anhui Guozhen on giant Beta Renewables plant

July 29, 2014 |

In Luxembourg, M&G Chemicals announced that its wholly owned subsidiary M&G International S.à.r.l has entered into a Sino-foreign joint venture with Anhui Guozhen CO, Ltd. The company – Anhui M&G Guozhen Green Refinery CO, Ltd – will employ PROESA technology licensed by Beta Renewables to convert 970,000-1,300,000 metric tons per year of agricultural residues into […]

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Beta Renewables: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Plant or integrated biorefinery”

Beta Renewables: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Plant or integrated biorefinery”

March 10, 2014 |

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Beta Renewables, nominated in the “Plant or integrated biorefinery” category for its Crescentino, Italy project. Voting Rules All voting is exclusively via social media this year. To vote, simply click on the Tweet, Like or Share link in on this page. Each tweet, like or share […]

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Beta Renewables: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)”

Beta Renewables: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)”

March 10, 2014 |

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Beta Renewables, nominated in the “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)” category for its Proesa technology. Voting Rules All voting is exclusively via social media this year. To vote, simply click on the Tweet, Like or Share link in on this page. Each tweet, like or share will […]

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Beta Renewables: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Beta Renewables: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

February 24, 2014 |

Company description: Beta Renewables — a subsidiary of Chemtex, and Grupo M&G — has developed and deployed a low-cost cellulosic biofuels technology, known as PROESA. Chemtex employs approximately 1000 staff located in key centers throughout the world – Tortona and Rivalta in Italy, Wilmington, NC and Sharon Center, OH in the USA, Shanghai and Beijing […]

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Vilsack; POET, LanzaTech, Beta Renewables, Genomatica, DuPont, Solazyme, KiOR, Raizen, REG execs win Top 100 People in the Bioeconomy poll for 2013-14

Vilsack; POET, LanzaTech, Beta Renewables, Genomatica, DuPont, Solazyme, KiOR, Raizen, REG execs win Top 100 People in the Bioeconomy poll for 2013-14

December 31, 2013 |

In the annual poll, voters reward key fighters on the RFS2 front, companies reaching scale, and pioneers in renewable chemicals. Top 300 recognized. In Florida, US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack headed the “Top 100 People in the Bioeconomy” as voted by the readers of The Digest and the publication’s editorial board. Vilsack was followed […]

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World’s largest cellulosic biofuels plant opens: Beta Renewables, in pictures

World’s largest cellulosic biofuels plant opens: Beta Renewables, in pictures

October 10, 2013 |

Beta Renewables plant in Crescentino, Italy to produce 75 million liters of cellulosic ethanol per year from agricultural waste. What does a commercial-scale plant look like? In Italy, Beta Renewables and Novozymes marked the official opening in Northern Italy of the world’s largest cellulosic biofuels facility. Situated in fields outside the city of Crescentino, it […]

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Beta Renewables officially opens Crescentino facility

Beta Renewables officially opens Crescentino facility

October 9, 2013 |

In Italy, Beta Renewables and Novozymes marked the official opening in Northern Italy of the world’s largest advanced biofuels facility. Situated in fields outside the city of Crescentino, it is the first plant in the world to be designed and built to produce bioethanol from agricultural residues and energy crops at commercial scale using enzymatic […]

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