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Tweet In Minnesota, BioAmber announced a net loss of $9.0 million, or $0.48 per share, for the three months ended September 30, 2013, compared to $11.6 million, or $1.12 per share, for the three months ended September 30, 2012. Highlights including achieving the final development milestone for the yeast licensed exclusively from Cargill, sales of […]
Tweet In Iowa, Cargill announced that it has begun operating its corn wet mill ethanol plant in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Cargill purchased the idled facility from Tate & Lyle in 2011. The corn wet mill ethanol plant will provide the base load corn grind for the campus, and will also support additional business growth in the […]
Tweet Biobased investing continues surging, both direct and via strategics. The Digest has the data and the scoop in our 5-Minute Guide. In Florida, Biofuels Digest reports that 9 biobased ventures raised $363.8 million in new capital in 2013, compared to $435 million in Q2, and $434 million in Q4 2012 and Q1 2013. Overall, […]
Evolva and Cargill report fermentation-based steviol glycosides moving to pilot scale ahead of schedule
Tweet In Switzerland, Evolva Holding and Cargill announced that their development program for fermentation-based steviol glycosides is moving into pilot scale ahead of schedule, potentially making it available for commercialization sooner than expected. Earlier this year, Cargill and Evolva entered into an agreement to jointly develop and commercialize fermentation-based steviol glycosides. Steviol glycosides are the […]
Tweet In Indonesia, PT Harapan Sawit Lestari has been granted ISCC sustainability certification for its palm oil plantations. The company, which produced about 130,000 metric tons of palm oil per year, supplies palm oil to Cargill. A smaller-holders cooperative that also supplies to Cargill via PT Hindoli received ISCC certification last summer.
Tweet In Brazil, Grupo UJC who has teamed with Cargill on two ethanol mills expects the country to import 1 billion liters during the next inter-harvest season, most likely from the US, as ethanol demand increases. Just 545 million liters of ethanol was imported during this past inter-harvest period.
Tweet It’s the biggest, boldest and most sophisticated biobased initiative ever launched. Curious how European governments and industrial partners plan to invest $4.7 billion in a comprehensive biobased initiative between now and 2020 — but lack the stomach for hundreds of pages of details? Try our 5-Minute Guide, with the follow-up links and the “news […]
Momentum: 12 Biobased ventures raise $435M in Q2 2013; 32 projects being built off the balance sheet
Tweet Despite negative press from Bloomberg, biobased investing is surging, both direct and via strategics. The Digest has the data and the scoop. After we profiled, last April, 17 biobased ventures who raised $434 million in new capital in Q4 2012 and Q1 2013, a report ran this week in Bloomberg, headlined “Biofuel Investments at […]
Tweet Algae.Tec and Macquarie Power Group sign landmark algae biofuels pact. What makes this deal different? To find out more, the Digest spoke with Algae.Tec chairman Roger Stroud In Australia, Algae.Tec announced this week that it has signed a deal with Australia’s largest power company to site an algae carbon capture and biofuels production facility […]
Tweet In Germany, Cargill has asserted that Germany continues to be an attractive business location, with biodiesel regarded as a long-term activity in the country despite the currently tough biofuel market. “If there are possibilities in Germany acquisitions cannot be ruled out if the suitable opportunity arises,” said Cargill’s German head Ludger te Laak. “However […]