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Ensyn breaks ground on new 10 million gallon advanced biofuels project in Quebec

Ensyn breaks ground on new 10 million gallon advanced biofuels project in Quebec

July 13, 2016 |

In Washington, Ensyn announced ground-breaking on a new 10.5 million gallon biocrude project in Port-Cartier Quebec.  The facility, which will be 50% owned by Ensyn and will receive financing support from Sustainable Development Technology Canada. The project was announced live on-stage at Bioenergy 2016 by Ensyn’s new CEO, Jeffrey Jacobs, who described the project as the “largest-ever deployment […]

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Ensyn Chairman Dr. Robert Graham Receives Lifetime Achievement Award at ABLC 2016

Ensyn Chairman Dr. Robert Graham Receives Lifetime Achievement Award at ABLC 2016

February 23, 2016 |

In Washington, Ensyn Chairman Dr. Robert Graham has received the 2016 Holmberg Award for Lifetime Achievement in Bioenergy. Dr. Graham was presented the award at the Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference held in Washington, DC. The award was presented to Dr. Graham by Jim Lane, Editor and Publisher, The Digest and Gilles Gauthier, Minister (Economic Affairs) at the Embassy […]

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Ensyn nabs Chevron exec as new CEO

Ensyn nabs Chevron exec as new CEO

January 28, 2016 |

Jacobs’ back and Ensyn’s got him. The complete story. Jeffrey Jacobs, who served as Vice President of Chevron Technology Ventures until his recent retirement from Chevron, was appointed CEO of Ensyn Corporation and elected to its Board of Directors. Jacobs was also appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Envergent Technologies, Ensyn’s […]

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Ensyn to invest $100 million for wood waste biofuels

Ensyn to invest $100 million for wood waste biofuels

January 14, 2016 |

In Georgia, Ensyn plans to begin retrofitting a particle board manufacturing facility in Dooly County to produce 20 million gallons of renewable fuel from waste wood annually. The company is investing $100 million in the facility and hopes to have it online by January 2017. Farmers who sell their timber to the new plant can […]

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USDA awards $70 million loan guarantee to Ensyn Georgia Biorefinery I

USDA awards $70 million loan guarantee to Ensyn Georgia Biorefinery I

December 10, 2015 |

In Washington, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced a conditional commitment for a $70 million loan guarantee to help build a cellulosic biorefinery in central Georgia. USDA is providing the loan guarantee conditional commitment, an important milestone in the ongoing development of the project, through its Biorefinery Assistance Program. Ensyn Georgia Biorefinery I, LLC (Ensyn) […]

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USDA awards Ensyn $70M conditional loan guarantee for 20 million gallon cellulosic biofuels project in Georgia

USDA awards Ensyn $70M conditional loan guarantee for 20 million gallon cellulosic biofuels project in Georgia

December 10, 2015 |

In Washington, US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced that Ensyn has received a conditional loan guarantee commitment for $70 million for a 20 million gallon cellulosic biofuels facility to be located in Georgia. Financing will be provided by Citi. The project is slated to be built in Dooly County, 50 miles south of Macon, […]

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EPA grants Ensyn Title 40 CFR approval for RFGasoline

EPA grants Ensyn Title 40 CFR approval for RFGasoline

November 25, 2015 |

In New York, Ensyn has been granted a key regulatory approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its renewable gasoline product, RFGasoline. This approval, pursuant to Title 40 CFR Part 79 promulgated under the Clean Air Act, is required for the sale of RFGasoline into U.S. commerce. This approval follows the recently announced […]

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Renewable drop-in fuels at scale, construction in 2016: The Digest’s 8-Slide Guide to Ensyn

Renewable drop-in fuels at scale, construction in 2016: The Digest’s 8-Slide Guide to Ensyn

November 8, 2015 |

Ensyn uses its patented and proprietary RTP fast thermal technology to convert wood residues and other non-food, cellulosic biomass to liquid biofuels. Ensyn has had continuous commercial operations for more than 25 years.  Its technology has produced over 37 million gallons of renewable fuels and chemicals in over 160,000 hours of successful plant operation.

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Ensyn gets EPA approval for RFDiesel

Ensyn gets EPA approval for RFDiesel

August 27, 2015 |

In New York, Ensyn has been granted a key regulatory approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its renewable diesel product, RFDiesel. This approval, pursuant to Title 40 CFR Part 79 of the Clean Air Act, is required for the sale of RFDiesel into U.S. commerce. RFDiesel, a drop-in diesel transportation fuel, is […]

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Former Mascoma CEO Jamerson joins Ensyn’s Board 

Former Mascoma CEO Jamerson joins Ensyn’s Board 

June 9, 2015 |

In New York, Ensyn announced that  Bruce A. Jamerson has joined Ensyn’s Board of Directors, representing Ensyn’s Preferred A shareholders. Jamerson served as Chairman and CEO of Mascoma Corporation, a producer of industrial yeasts and microorganisms for renewable fuels and chemicals, and was President and a Board member of ethanol producer VeraSun Energy Corporation. Bruce […]

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