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4 Minutes With…Joost Dubois, Director Branding & Communications, Bio-based Products, DSM

4 Minutes With…Joost Dubois, Director Branding & Communications, Bio-based Products, DSM

October 19, 2014 |

Tell us about your organization and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. DSM is a science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. We pioneer conversion of renewable plant material to fuels or chemicals in our Biobased Products unit. By combining life sciences with chemistry and materials sciences, we develop technology in bioenergy and renewable […]

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4 Minutes With…Steve Hartig, General Manager Licensing, POET DSM Advanced Biofuels

4 Minutes With…Steve Hartig, General Manager Licensing, POET DSM Advanced Biofuels

September 24, 2014 |

Recently, if you had attended at the opening of the POET-DSM project in Emmetsburg, you would have seen Steve Hartig at the back of the pack on the plant tours — one of the go-to guys, answering all the detailed questions, deflecting the sensitive ones, getting the vision across not only for this demonstration facility, […]

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Royal DSM quickly pivots to China after opening Project Liberty in the US

Royal DSM quickly pivots to China after opening Project Liberty in the US

September 12, 2014 |

In the Netherlands, Royal DSM won’t take a day to rest on their laurels as they turn toward the Chinese market after the opening of Project LIBERTY in Iowa. The company looks to start its cellulosic ethanol licensing business in China in coming months, but the timing will depend on Chinese regulations, said Chief Executive […]

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POET-DSM’s Project LIBERTY opens, as fantasy becomes real

POET-DSM’s Project LIBERTY opens, as fantasy becomes real

September 3, 2014 |

POET-DSM’s 20 million gallon cellulosic ethanol plant opens with hoopla, and heartfelt messages about the spirit of innovation, and a time for technology change and policy firmness. “Once, we all lived off the land, sun, wind and water and it provided everything we needed,” said DSM CEO Feike Sijbesma, surveying a crowd of more than […]

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POET-DSM’s Project Liberty Grand Opening: how and where to tune in

POET-DSM’s Project Liberty Grand Opening: how and where to tune in

September 2, 2014 |

They said it couldn’t be done. Repeatedly. Now, King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, USDA Sec. Tom Vilsack, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad, POET chairman Jeff Broin, DSM CEO Feike Sijbesma are on hand to open one of those “fantasy” cellulosic biofuels plants that are always supposed to be 5 years away. How and where to tune in. […]

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Dutch King to attend POET-DSM Project LIBERTY opening

Dutch King to attend POET-DSM Project LIBERTY opening

August 21, 2014 |

From the Netherlands, the Court of His Majesty Willem-Alexander, King of the Netherlands, has announced that the King will attend the Grand Opening of POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels’ Project LIBERTY cellulosic ethanol plant in Emmetsburg, Iowa on Wednesday, Sept. 3. The King will take part in the Grand Opening Ceremony to perform the formal opening activity, scheduled […]

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

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

August 14, 2014 |

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 […]

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

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

June 12, 2014 |

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 […]

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DSM expects POET plant to produce cellulosic ethanol from July

DSM expects POET plant to produce cellulosic ethanol from July

April 3, 2014 |

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 […]

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

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

March 19, 2014 |

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 […]

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