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Gevo still has its eye on making Luverne facility profitable

Gevo still has its eye on making Luverne facility profitable

January 3, 2018 |

In Colorado, Gevo’s goal is to aggregate enough confirmed commercial off-take to support the capital expense of expanding Gevo’s production facility based in Luverne, MN.  Gevo plans to expand its business development capabilities in 2018 to achieve this goal. Gevo is undertaking several initiatives to improve the cash flow profile of its business in 2018 […]

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Notes from Scaleville: the Global Bioenergies, Gevo and Siluria stories

Notes from Scaleville: the Global Bioenergies, Gevo and Siluria stories

December 17, 2017 |

This week we’ve received news from three companies that have struck out in search of new markets for their fundamental processes, and new applications for biotechnology in some ancient and ossified markets such as jet fuel, C3 chemicals and gasoline. The News from Global Bioenergies In France, Global Bioenergies has started the start of the […]

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Gevo switches to ethanol at Lucerne as it waits for isobutanol market to catch up

Gevo switches to ethanol at Lucerne as it waits for isobutanol market to catch up

November 8, 2017 |

In Colorado, Gevo said it decided to reduce its employee base at the Luverne Facility in October to better match industry norms in terms of staffing levels necessary to produce solely ethanol at the plant. It does not believe that this staffing reduction will impact its ability to periodically return to the co-production of isobutanol […]

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Aviation fuels and much more: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Gevo

Aviation fuels and much more: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Gevo

November 8, 2017 |

We Really Do Mean “Drop-in”. Gevo has two proprietary technologies that combine to make it possible to retrofit existing ethanol plants to produce isobutanol, a four carbon alcohol which serves as a hydrocarbon platform molecule. They have developed an industrial scale yeast biocatalyst to produce isobutanol without typical byproducts operating at parameters equivalent to commercial […]

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9 Fly with Gevo’s Jet Fuel from O’Hare on “Fly Green Day” 

9 Fly with Gevo’s Jet Fuel from O’Hare on “Fly Green Day” 

November 8, 2017 |

In Illinois, today is Fly Green Day, sponsored by the O’Hare Fuel Committee, at Chicago O’Hare International Airport. 7 commercial airlines, plus Atlas Air and FedEx are flying out of O’Hare today on Gevo-based sustainable aviation fuel. Among them: Lufthansa, United Airlines, Etihad, Cathay Pacific Airways, Emirates, Japan Airlines, Korean Air, Atlas Air — and the […]

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Sierra Hotel: Los Alamos, Gevo to develop ultra long-range missile, aviation fuels

Sierra Hotel: Los Alamos, Gevo to develop ultra long-range missile, aviation fuels

October 11, 2017 |

Imagine, for example, a Boeing 777 flying non-stop between any two cities in the world. Or F-18A/F Superhornets adding significant weapon loads, or up to 30% to flight range. It’s like getting a new generation of aircraft without the multi-billion price tag. Gevo and Los Alamos National Lab have commenced a project to make it […]

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Gevo announces two collaborations with national labs on energy density and catalysts

Gevo announces two collaborations with national labs on energy density and catalysts

October 9, 2017 |

In Colorado, Gevo, Inc. announced it will be partnering with Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) on a project to improve the energy density of certain Gevo hydrocarbon products, such as its alcohol-to-jet-fuel (ATJ), to meet product specifications for tactical fuels for specialized military applications such as RJ-4, RJ-6 and JP-10, which are currently purchased by […]

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Gevo teams with Virgin Australia on alcohol-to-jet deal

Gevo teams with Virgin Australia on alcohol-to-jet deal

October 3, 2017 |

In Colorado, Gevo, Inc. announced that it expects to supply its renewable alcohol-to-jet fuel (ATJ) to the Virgin Australia Group, a leading Australian airline group. The Virgin Australia Group will be responsible for coordinating the purchase, supply and blending of the ATJ into the fuel supply system at Brisbane Airport in Queensland, Australia. Gevo’s ATJ is […]

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A Blustery Day in the Bioeconomy’s Billion Acre Wood: The Latest from EPA, POET, Fuels America, Calyxt, Eligo Bioscience, Queensland, Gevo, Virgin, and Unilever

A Blustery Day in the Bioeconomy’s Billion Acre Wood: The Latest from EPA, POET, Fuels America, Calyxt, Eligo Bioscience, Queensland, Gevo, Virgin, and Unilever

October 3, 2017 |

British author AA Milne is in the news this week with the impending release of “Goodbye Christopher Robin,” which brings to mind “Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day”. It’s been bluster and bother and in the bioeconomy this week, all right, and significant players are feeling downright Eeyoreish and we’ll get to that. But some […]

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Gevo stocks go up with DOE contract rumors

Gevo stocks go up with DOE contract rumors

September 24, 2017 |

In Colorado, Gevo shares climbed over 30% with rumors that the U.S. Department of Energy chose them to collaborate with as part of DOE’s integrated biorefinery optimization projects. Last week, Energy Secretary Perry announced the DOE’s selection of eight projects for up to $15 million in DOE funding to optimize integrated biorefineries. While the eight […]

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