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Transformative Technologies 2010 nominees: Consolidated bioprocessing for cellulosic ethanol

Nominations: Consolidated Bioprocessing for cellulosic ethanol To vote in Transformative Technologies 2010, visit here. Mascoma Mascoma CEO Bill Brady said that the company’s plans to develop its commercial-scale plant in Kinross, Michigan have been delayed, and the company is now targeting 2013 instead of 2012 for the new facility, Brady also said that the company […]

June 7, 2010 More

Qteros receives patent for Q Microbe and consolidated bioprocessing system

Qteros announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent for the fermentation of biomass by the unique, naturally-occurring anaerobic Q Microbe (Clostridium phytofermentans). Qteros, the exclusive licensee of the patent, demonstrated that their Q Microbe technology offers ethanol producers significant cost reductions by streamlining the biomass-conversion process, commonly referred to […]

March 24, 2010 | 0 Comments More

Biobased investment triples, to $391M for Q1; Biofuels Digest’s 5-Minute Guide to the investment landscape

Biobased investing continues to rise, 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 $391 million in new capital in Q1 2014, while 8 biobased ventures raised $128.6 million in Q4 2013. This compares to $363.8M million […]

April 2, 2014 More

Cool Planet surges into leads in Transformative Technologies 2014 early voting

Fresh faces and major players among the early leaders as voting gets underway. In Florida, The Digest announced that Cool Planet is now leading in two categories in early-voting for Transformative Technologies 2014. The Colorado-based early stage company is ahead for Conversion technology (liquid) and Transformative biomased material. DuPont continues to lead for Organic Catalyst […]

March 18, 2014 More

Direvo Industrial Biotechnology: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Direvo, focuses on the emerging biomass conversion industry, identifying bottlenecks and weaknesses in current industrial processes in this sector. The company develops biology-based solutions and implement those for our partners and customers, which include industrial companies both large and small The Situation Last March, Direvo Industrial Biotechnology announced that it reached an important milestone in […]

March 13, 2014 More

Mascoma: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Using a proprietary consolidated bioprocessing, or CBP, technology platform, Mascoma has developed genetically-modified yeasts and other microorganisms to reduce costs and improve yields in the production of renewable fuels and chemicals. The CBP platform utilizes genetically modified yeast and bacteria to convert cellulosic biomass into high-value end-products in a single step that combines hydrolysis and […]

March 12, 2014 More

DuPont sets the pace as Biofuels Digest’s Transformative Technologies 2014 voting is underway

DuPont leading in two categories (and its JV Butamax also in the lead); Sapphire Energy, Ceres, Genomatica, Heliae, MBI, OriginOil, KiOR Evogene, DuPont, Cool Planet, Edeniq and Sierra Energy among the early leaders as voting gets underway. In Florida, The Digest announced nominations for Transformative Technologies 2014, in which organizations are recognized for their impact […]

March 11, 2014 More

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

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Mascoma, nominated in the “Transformative conversion technology (liquid)” category for its consolidated bioprocessing 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 […]

March 10, 2014 More

Biofuels Digest’s Transformative Technologies 2014 nominees, and voting page links

Which are the most transformative bioeconomy technologies? In the Transformative Technologies awards for 2014, you decide. In Florida, The Digest announced nominations for Transformative Technologies 2014, in which organizations are recognized for their impact in transforming a feedstock, a process step, a processing technology, a molecule — and in which plants, towns or industrial complexes, […]

March 9, 2014 More

Mascoma passes 1 billion gallon mark for its MGT yeast technology

In New Hampshire, announced that its consolidated bioprocessing technology (CBP) has been used to produce over 1 billion gallons of renewable fuel. This achievement is a key commercial milestone for its MGT yeast products including TransFerm® and TransFerm Yield+™. TransFerm is an advanced bioengineered replacement for conventional fermenting yeast that lowers costs for corn ethanol […]

December 16, 2013 More