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

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 […]

July 30, 2014 More

On the Move in Biofuels: Lovley joins LanzaTech advisory board

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 […]

July 10, 2014 More

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

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 […]

May 13, 2014 More

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

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 […]

April 21, 2014 More

LanzaTech moves HQ to Illinois Science and Technology Park

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 […]

April 7, 2014 More

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

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 […]

March 26, 2014 More

LanzaTech-BaoSteel: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Plant or integrated biorefinery”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for LanzaTech-BaoSteel, nominated in the T”Plant or integrated biorefinery” category for its China project. 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 share will count […]

March 10, 2014 More

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

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for LanzaTech, nominated in the “Transformative conversion technology (gas)” category for its gas fermentation 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 share will […]

March 9, 2014 More

LanzaTech: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformation of microbes or algae”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for LanzaTech, nominated in the “Transformation of microbes or algae” category for its enhanced acetogen. 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 share will […]

March 9, 2014 More

LanzaTech: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Company description: LanzaTech has developed a fully sustainable integrative gas to fuels and chemicals platform that has no impact on food, water security or high biodiversity land use. The proprietary gas-to-liquid platform produces fuels and high value chemicals such as 2,3-butanediol (2,3 BDO) and acetic acid from a variety of waste gas resources. The production […]

February 13, 2014 More