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BP Biocombustiveis seeks to boost capital by more than $200 million

BP Biocombustiveis seeks to boost capital by more than $200 million

January 28, 2015 |

In Brazil, BP Biocombustiveis is looking to finance investments in its local businesses such as expanding sugarcane production through a capital increase of $126 million, following a similar capital hike of $94 million last month. Shareholders will vote on the plan on Feb. 4.

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4 minutes with… Jens Sogaard Jacobsen, Group Sales Director, MBP Group

4 minutes with… Jens Sogaard Jacobsen, Group Sales Director, MBP Group

January 19, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. MBP Group works closely together with a number of manufacturing companies that process biological products. We manage their by-products and ensure that this potential waste is brought to optimal use in the bioeconomy. Examples of applications are: HFO and LFO replacement, CHP fuel, […]

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BP’s exit from cellulosic ethanol: the assets, the auction, the process, the timing, the skinny

BP’s exit from cellulosic ethanol: the assets, the auction, the process, the timing, the skinny

January 18, 2015 |

The complete details on BP’s exit and the considerable physical and intellectual assets available for acquisition, in part or in whole. As BP continues to reel from its oil leak capital calls and the impact of crashing oil prices, they dropped a bombshell in recent weeks: “The current challenging external business environment is resulting in […]

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BP to make major job cuts, sell assets as energy prices fall: lignocellulosic business goes on the block

BP to make major job cuts, sell assets as energy prices fall: lignocellulosic business goes on the block

December 8, 2014 |

Butamax, KRL, Vivergo, sugarcane ethanol business not impacted by cuts; consolidation to Brazil; San Diego research center, Highland feedstock operation also up for sale. In the UK, news broke from BP headquarters that the company has determined to divest the cellulosic biofuels business amidst an overall corporate retrenchment, in the face of falling energy prices, […]

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BP makes equity investment in Pure Biofuels del Peru

BP makes equity investment in Pure Biofuels del Peru

September 10, 2014 |

In Peru, BP has announced an equity investment of an undisclosed amount in Pure Biofuels del Peru. Based in Lima, Pure Biofuels is a leader in the Peruvian refined fuels and distribution services markets. Pure Biofuels currently has over 1,000,000 barrels of liquid fuels storage at the Port of Callao, the largest port on the […]

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MBP Group gets RSB certification for waste collection, trading and distribution

MBP Group gets RSB certification for waste collection, trading and distribution

August 22, 2014 |

In Switzerland, MBP Group has earned RSB sustainability certification for their waste material collection, trading and distribution activities. “MBP Group was built on a sustainable background, adding as much value as possible to industrial by-products. Sustainability was – and still remains – a key ingredient of our business activities and its success. We are pleased […]

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US ethanol production reaches record of 972,000 bpd

US ethanol production reaches record of 972,000 bpd

June 18, 2014 |

In Washington, the Energy Information Agency says that ethanol production has reached a record 972,000 bpd during the week ending June 13, up from the previous record of 963,000 bpd reached at the end of 2011. Higher gasoline prices are pushing demand for ethanol, so even though production hit an all-time high, stocks still dropped […]

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Ethanol production rebounds to 925,000 bpd last week

Ethanol production rebounds to 925,000 bpd last week

May 25, 2014 |

In the US, ethanol production last week averaged 925,000 barrels per day, or 38.85 million gallons daily, which is up 3000 barrels per day from the week before. Stocks of ethanol stood at 17.0 million barrels. That is a 1.8% decrease from last week, with imports also declining to 11,000 barrels per day. Gasoline demand […]

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BP Biofuels: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Plant or integrated biorefinery”

BP Biofuels: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Plant or integrated biorefinery”

March 10, 2014 |

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for BP Biofuels, nominated in the “Plant or integrated biorefinery” category for its Tropical Bioenergia 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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BP Biofuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

BP Biofuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

February 27, 2014 |

Company description:

 BP Biofuels is a leading global biofuels player, with a breadth of investment that is unique in terms of both its scale and its reach. Since 2006, BP has announced investments of more than $2 billion in biofuels research, development and operations, and has production facilities operating or in the planning/construction phases in […]

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