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Fulcrum BioEnergy: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Fulcrum design, develop, own and will operate facilities that convert sorted, post-recycled municipal solid waste, or MSW, into ethanol. Fulcrum have entered into long-term, fixed, zero-cost MSW feedstock agreements which will provide us with a significant competitive advantage over companies using alternative feedstocks for the production of biofuel. their proprietary process, built around numerous commercial […]

March 17, 2014 More

Fulcrum Bioenergy: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative conversion technology (gas)”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Fulcrum Bioenergy, nominated in the “Transformative conversion technology (gas)” category for its MSW to fuels system. 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 9, 2014 More

Hottest Companies: Fulcrum BioEnergy

Voting for Fulcrum in the Hot 50 or Hot 30 Rankings You can vote on the web for this company in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy or the 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals and Materials — by clicking on the icons above to “Like” or “Tweet” this page. Any web votes you record […]

August 25, 2013 More

Fulcrum BioEnergy: The Digest Interview

A signature developer of fuels from municipal solid waste lands a high-profile grant from DoD for a drop-in military biofuels project. The technology, the economics, the progress – CEO Jim Macias and VP Ted Kniesche update the Digest. For much of the past two years, the intriguing projects of Fulcrum BioEnergy have been advancing to […]

May 30, 2013 More

Fulcrum demonstrate new MSW drop-in fuel process for jet and diesel

In North Carolina, Fulcrum BioEnergy has successfully demonstrated the conversion of municipal solid waste (MSW) into jet and diesel fuels.This demonstrated process adds fuel diversity to Fulcrum’s products and complements its previously demonstrated MSW to ethanol process. Fulcrum’s ability to produce drop-in fuels from MSW opens up an 80 billion gallon-per-year fuel market and expands […]

May 29, 2013 More

Fulcrum BioEnergy secures $175M in financing commitments for 1st MSW-to-biofuels project

First commercial project in Nevada scheduled for completion in 2015; dramatic drop in operating expense. In California, Fulcrum BioEnergy announced that it has successfully secured commitments and is proceeding toward closing $175 million in financing to fund construction of its first municipal solid waste to low-carbon fuels plant, the Sierra BioFuels Plant and to fund […]

December 3, 2012 More

New 5-Minute Guides to Fulcrum BioEnergy, Petrobras

Biofuels Digest has released the next wave of its 5-Minute Guides – a “news you can use” digest on the leading companies in biofuels. Each 5-Minute Guide provides a company description, 3 top milestones for 2010-12 and projected for 2012-14, description of the business model; plus project info (location, feedstocks, product set, processing technology, capacity, […]

November 8, 2012 More

Fulcrum BioEnergy: Biofuels Digest’s 5-Minute Guide

Address: 4900 Hopyard Road Suite 200
Pleasanton, CA 94588 Year founded 2007 Company description: Fulcrum design, develop, own and will operate facilities that convert sorted, post-recycled municipal solid waste, or MSW, into ethanol. Fulcrum have entered into long-term, fixed, zero-cost MSW feedstock agreements which will provide us with a significant competitive advantage over companies using alternative […]

November 8, 2012 More

Fulcrum Sierra Biofuels receives federal loan guarantee to produce ethanol from solid waste

In Nevada, the Fulcrum Sierra Biofuels project has received a $105m federal loan guarantee from the USDA’s Biorefinery Assistance Program as it sets out to convert municipal solid waste to ethanol at a rate of 10mgy. The project represents the company’s first commercial scale facility and is expected to be completed by 2015. Read more […]

August 13, 2012 More

Waste Management invests in Fulcrum, provides $70M debt for first commercial project

Waste Management steps up with another investment in advanced biofuels from MSW. This time, the IPO-bound Fulcrum Bioenergy. Decks now cleared for Fulcrum’s first commercial project? Smooth sailing ahead for the IPO? In Texas, Waste Management announced that it has closed an equity investment in Fulcrum BioEnergy.  In connection with this investment, WM agreed to […]

November 21, 2011 More