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Poet-DSM to host Poet Liberty grand opening on Sept. 3

In Iowa, Poet-DSM expects to open its Project Liberty facility in Emmetsburg on Sept. 3. The cellulosic ethanol facility will produce 20 million gallons per year at first but will then ramp up to 25 million gallons. The opening event will include a tour, lunch and a flyover by a biofuel-powered airplane squad. Biomass is currently […]

August 14, 2014 More

Biofuels Digest Index revised: SYNM, BIOF out; DYAI, ABGB, EVGN, DSM in

The Biofuels Digest Index has been rebalanced for the year. Previously, Verenium (VRNM) had dropped from the Index due to the merger with BASF. Now, Syntroleum (SYNM) drops from the index with the asset purchase of its Dynamic Fuels assets by Renewable Energy Group (REG). Also, we dropped Biofuel Energy (BIOF) from the Index as […]

June 12, 2014 More

DSM expects POET plant to produce cellulosic ethanol from July

In Iowa, DSM expects to begin producing cellulosic ethanol at its $250 million joint venture demo facility with POET in Emmetsburg in July. The companies expect to produce 12 million gallons this year and up to 25 million gallons from next year. The EPA says it expects to announce its RFS blending requirements, including cellulosic […]

April 3, 2014 More

DSM Bio-based Products & Services: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in Life Sciences and Materials Sciences, DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders. DSM delivers innovative solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance in global markets such […]

March 19, 2014 More

POET-DSM joins Advanced Ethanol Council

In Washington, POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels has joined the Advanced Ethanol Council (AEC). “As a key player in the industry that has the proven know-how to scale up its advanced technology to commercial scale, POET-DSM is a strong, strategic addition to the Council’s ranks as cellulosic ethanol moves from the development stage to full-scale commercial production […]

March 16, 2014 More

DSM: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative molecule (biobased chemical)”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for DSM, nominated in the “Transformative molecule (biobased chemical)” category for its DHA and glycerol/acetic acid 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 […]

March 10, 2014 More

Royal DSM issues €500 million bond to cover maturing bond

In the Netherlands, Royal DSM issued a €500 million bond at 2.375%, due 2024. The proceeds will be used to refinance their €500 million bond maturing on March 17th. The terms are laid down in the €4 billion Debt Issuance Program of Royal DSM , with the re-offer price listed at 99.555%. Based on this […]

March 3, 2014 More

Green Plains Renewable Energy, DSM Bio-Based chiefs commit to ABLC 2014

 Addressing the strategic opportunities in the bioeconomy. In Florida, Biofuels Digest announced that Green Plains Renewable Energy CEO Todd Becker and DSM’s President of Bio-based products and Services Anton Robek will present addresses at ABLC 2014′s – looking at transformative company strategies and technologies that have proved to be game changers in first-gen and advanced […]

January 20, 2014 More

POET-DSM’s Project Liberty cellulosic ethanol plant, in pictures

In Iowa, POET-DSM reports that Project Liberty, the cellulosic bioethanol plant currently under construction in Emmetsburg, is on schedule and they look forward to start-up and commercial production of cellulosic ethanol from corn crop residue “in early 2014″. Click here to download the company’s quarterly biomass newsletter titled, “THE HARVEST” sent out to area farmers […]

December 19, 2013 More

DSM and Natuurmonumenten lay the foundations for biomass cooperation in the Netherlands

In the Netherlands, DSM and Natuurmonumenten (Society for the Preservation of Nature in the Netherlands) are together looking for a partner who is willing to use the biomass generated from the nature-reserve maintenance activities of Natuurmonumenten as a raw material in the production of, for example, renewable fuels and bio-based materials. The signing of the […]

December 17, 2013 More