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Novozymes announces Q3 results with 9% growth, robust sales

Novozymes announces Q3 results with 9% growth, robust sales

October 27, 2014 |

In Denmark, Novozymes has announced their Q3 results, with sales in line with expectations and an increase in outlook for full-year profit. CEO Peder Holk Nielsen noted that the technology developed from the starch processing industry resulted in a 23% increase in sales, driving up Novozyme’s overall sales growth. Nielsen chalks the success up to […]

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Novozymes launches Medley enzyme for detergent producers

Novozymes launches Medley enzyme for detergent producers

October 13, 2014 |

In Denmark, Novozymes has launched their Medley enzyme solution, a multi-enzyme solution for small and mid-sized detergent producers. Available in five versions, the solution is tailored to the specific stain removals most needed in different geographies such as Europe, Asia, China, and Africa. It’s the first blend of enzymes ever introduced for the broad market, […]

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RFS key to Novozymes’ cellulosic ethanol success

RFS key to Novozymes’ cellulosic ethanol success

October 8, 2014 |

In Denmark, first generation corn ethanol enzyme sales rose 24% in the first half of 2014 for Novozymes, thanks in large part to new customers and a 9% increase in overall ethanol production, but key to the company’s success will be the cellulosic ethanol blending mandates coming out of the RFS. That move will be […]

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Novozymes: “Oil companies are the only interface to consumers” for advanced biofuels.

Novozymes: “Oil companies are the only interface to consumers” for advanced biofuels.

September 3, 2014 |

In Denmark, Novozymes CEO Peder Holk Nielsen said that the issue facing the advancement of next-generation biofuels is “access to consumers and you see that clearly in the U.S.,” and told Bllomberg that “Oil companies don’t promote this technology and they are the only interface to the consumers as they control gas stations.” Neilsen added […]

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Novozymes sales up, growth down as expected for Q2

Novozymes sales up, growth down as expected for Q2

August 17, 2014 |

In Denmark, Novozymes has announced its results for the first half of FY 2014. Sales grew by 8% organically, but sales growth slowed as expected after a strong first quarter. “It’s been a good first half for Novozymes”, says Novozymes CEO Peder Holk Nielsen. “Sales growth was in line with expectations and earnings were strong. […]

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Novozymes enzymes confirm 6% production edge

Novozymes enzymes confirm 6% production edge

August 11, 2014 |

In Nebraska, Novozymes’ enzymes will allow ethanol producers to unlock more energy from each corn kernel, producing 5% more fuel while using 8% less energy. Said Delayne Johnson, chief executive of Iowa ethanol producer Quad Corn Processors, the company now gets 6 percent more ethanol per corn bushel, and that the star engineer in charge […]

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Blue Sun, Vieselfuel utilize new lipase from Novozymes

Blue Sun, Vieselfuel utilize new lipase from Novozymes

July 14, 2014 |

In Missouri and Florida, a new lipase will make it possible to produce biodiesel from oils of widely varying quality regardless of their free fatty acid content. Both Blue Sun Biodiesel and Vieselfuel have announced the full-scale production of biodiesel-based on lipase as a catalyst, with Novozymes providing the enzymes. It has already been used […]

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Novozymes sees China building second-gen plant in next two years

Novozymes sees China building second-gen plant in next two years

July 7, 2014 |

In China, Novozymes expects a commercial-scale second-generation plant to be online within the next two years, with between 50,000 and 100,000 tons of capacity, with several more plants online in five years. The company expects 1 million tons of second-generation production to be online in the next five years, with China contributing a large part […]

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The Greensome Foursome: POET, Novozymes, Abengoa, NexSteppe on the industry outlook for 2014

The Greensome Foursome: POET, Novozymes, Abengoa, NexSteppe on the industry outlook for 2014

July 1, 2014 |

As several major cellulosic biofuels ventures head for scale in 2014, we look at the companies, the major barriers (as they see them) for further capacity-building, sources for future investment, and a focus on feedstock. In California, NexSteppe CEO Anna Rath, Novozymes North American president Adam Monroe, POET VP Doug Berven, and Abengoa Bioebnergy EVP […]

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Novozymes bioenergy sales increase 34% as Q1 results rock

Novozymes bioenergy sales increase 34% as Q1 results rock

April 27, 2014 |

In Denmark, Novozymes’ sales to the bioenergy industry increased by 34% as Q1 sales were some of the company’s strongest. The company has beren having success with its cocktail of three enzymes: Avantec, Spirizyme Achieve and Olexa, which enable producers to squeeze up to 5% more ethanol out of corn while saving on energy and […]

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