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Junk or treasure? Looking at carbon monoxide and LanzaTech

Junk or treasure? Looking at carbon monoxide and LanzaTech

October 15, 2014 |

A blogger levels an explosive set of charges at LanzaTech: “Khosla’s latest gangrene venture”, “thermodynamic junk”, “gangrene fake company”. Alleges that US Secretaries of Energy Moniz, Chu and Bodman were “bought out by special interests”. Why? What’s going on? We lay out the complete story, and look at the data, as LanzaTech responds.  In a note regarding LanzaTech circulated […]

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The Hottest Companies: LanzaTech Photo Votes for 2014-15

The Hottest Companies: LanzaTech Photo Votes for 2014-15

September 14, 2014 |

Here are the photo votes received for LanzaTech in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here.

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4 Minutes With…Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech

4 Minutes With…Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech

September 3, 2014 |

If you’ve known her as the globe-trotting CEO of LanzaTech — managing an enterprise based in Chicago, with lab operations (and historic ties to) in New Zealand, and progressing towards scale-up in China — well, there’s more to the story. The original GM of Honeywell’s UOP efforts in the biobased space — she won a […]

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LanzaTech appoints Gregg Clevenger as CFO

LanzaTech appoints Gregg Clevenger as CFO

August 27, 2014 |

In Illinois, LanzaTech has appointed Gregg Clevenger as Chief Financial Officer. Clevenger joins LanzaTech as the company is set to commercialize its ground-breaking technology that recycles carbon into sustainable, valuable products. Its patented process uses a microbe to convert waste gas containing carbon monoxide or carbon dioxide (from industrial sources like steel mills and processing […]

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Heard on the Floor at the DOE’s Biomass 2014 conference: US Navy, Abengoa, INEOS Bio, LanzaTech in the newsmix

Heard on the Floor at the DOE’s Biomass 2014 conference: US Navy, Abengoa, INEOS Bio, LanzaTech in the newsmix

July 30, 2014 |

Captain James C. Goudreau, Director, Navy Energy Coordination Office Stay the course. There is always risk, always naysayers. When we moved from sail to coal, coal to oil, oil to nuclear, there were always people who said we had the wrong idea, or there was no need. Nothing more difficult more perilous than to take […]

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On the Move in Biofuels: Lovley joins LanzaTech advisory board

On the Move in Biofuels: Lovley joins LanzaTech advisory board

July 10, 2014 |

Dr. Derek Lovley, Distinguished Professor and Director of Environmental Biotechnology at the University of Massachusetts has joined the advisory board of LanzaTech. Initially focussed on using carbon monoxide (CO) streams from industry, LanzaTech’s ‘microbe factories’ are also able to recycle carbon from carbon dioxide (CO2) gas streams, through the application of microbial electrosynthesis, as pioneered by Dr. Lovley and his […]

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LanzaTech, INVISTA aim for waste-CO2-to-chemicals in new pact

LanzaTech, INVISTA aim for waste-CO2-to-chemicals in new pact

May 13, 2014 |

The Spandex, Lycra kings aim to make product from those invidious, insidious, nefarious greenhouse gases. Addressing the anarchy of petroleum pricing. Partnering with the advanced bioeconomy’s #2 Hot company. What’s not to like except waiting until 2018 for products for markets? In Kansas, INVISTA and LanzaTech signed a research and development agreement focused on the […]

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LanzaTech, Cool Planet win two 2014 Transformative Awards each as winners announced in DC

LanzaTech, Cool Planet win two 2014 Transformative Awards each as winners announced in DC

April 21, 2014 |

In Washington, Biofuels Digest announced that LanzaTech and Cool Plant took two awards each to lead the winners of the 2014 Transformative Technologies competition. The competition, held over the past two months, is the only set of awards entirely decided by the Digest’s online readers, who voted using social media. The winners are: Transformation of […]

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LanzaTech moves HQ to Illinois Science and Technology Park

LanzaTech moves HQ to Illinois Science and Technology Park

April 7, 2014 |

In Illinois, LanzaTech will be establishing its global headquarters in Skokie, Governor Pat Quinn announced. The new location will also house the company’s research and development center, which recently received a $17 million investment. The new corporate headquarters, which will include proprietary synthetic biology and gas fermentation science, will be at the Illinois Science and […]

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Holy $60M, Batman! LanzaTech raises huge Series D round, Mitsui leads, joins board

Holy $60M, Batman! LanzaTech raises huge Series D round, Mitsui leads, joins board

March 26, 2014 |

New investors in monster haul include Siemens Venture Capital and CICC Growth Capital Fund.  Financing for first commercial plant previously secured; new investment “to extend the core platform and further develop the product portfolio”. In Illinois, LanzaTech announced that it has raised $60M in a first close of its series D investment round. Led by […]

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