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LanzaTech, Novozymes, Amyris, DSM, Enerkem, POET, BASF, Genomatica and Avantium among early Hot 50 voting leaders

LanzaTech, Novozymes, Amyris, DSM, Enerkem, POET, BASF, Genomatica and Avantium among early Hot 50 voting leaders

December 5, 2017 |

In Florida, LanzaTech, Novozymes, Amyris, DSM, Enerkem, POET, BASF, Genomatica and Avantium have taken the lead in early voting in the 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy ballot. The Digest released the early-voting totals from Subscriber Voting — which do not yet include Invited International Selector votes. This week’s summary includes phioto and other bonus votes which […]

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POET responds to EPA decision to maintain point of obligation

POET responds to EPA decision to maintain point of obligation

November 26, 2017 |

In South Dakota, POET CEO Jeff Broin responded to the EPA’s decision to maintain the current point of obligation under the Renewable Fuel Standard. “By maintaining the point of obligation for the RFS, the EPA is allowing the system to continue to work as designed,” Broin said in their press release. “Under the RFS, infrastructure […]

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POET and Al Dahra ACX to increase distillers grains use in Middle East

POET and Al Dahra ACX to increase distillers grains use in Middle East

November 26, 2017 |

In South Dakota, distillers grains use is growing under a new partnership between POET and U.S.-based Al Dahra ACX, a subsidiary of Al Dahra Holding and a leader in the animal feed business. The partnership agreement will expand availability of premium Dakota Gold feed in the Middle East as it allows Al Dahra ACX to […]

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Wichita City Council moves forward with $7 million in IRBs for POET

Wichita City Council moves forward with $7 million in IRBs for POET

November 13, 2017 |

In Kansas, the $7 million in industrial revenue bonds for POET Ethanol approved by the Wichita City Council by unanimous vote in May has moved a step forward. The bond authorizes a 77.5% tax abatement for 10 years and is meant to help finance the company’s expansion. The project began in 2016 and is already completed. […]

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Breaking the Bottleneck – POET-DSM achieves cellulosic biofuel breakthrough

Breaking the Bottleneck – POET-DSM achieves cellulosic biofuel breakthrough

November 3, 2017 |

It’s hard to believe the Digest was reporting on POET’s grand opening of its Project LIBERTY facility back in 2014, then its reaching of production goals earlier this year in April with yields of about 70 gallons of cellulosic per ton of corn stover, near its goal of 72 gallons, and now here we are […]

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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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California Supreme Court sides with Poet on first of two pending CARB cases

California Supreme Court sides with Poet on first of two pending CARB cases

August 31, 2017 |

In California, the state’s Supreme Court has sent the case known as Poet I back to Fresno County Superior Court rather than hearing the case itself, denying the state’s Air Resources Board’s request to review the appellate court decision that basically put the onus on the board to undertake a review of the Low Carbon […]

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POET breaks ground at $120 million Marion expansion site

POET breaks ground at $120 million Marion expansion site

August 15, 2017 |

In Ohio, POET-Marion broke ground Tuesday to expand its production capacity from 70 million gallons per year to 150 million gallons per year. The project will also increase production of dried distillers grains from the current 178,000 tons annually to 360,000 tons. With the groundbreaking, site work has officially begun, with project completion slated for […]

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POET announces $115 million upgrade to Marion biorefinery

POET announces $115 million upgrade to Marion biorefinery

May 17, 2017 |

In Ohio, POET Biorefining – Marion (Ohio) is undergoing an expansion to more than double its capacity from nearly 70 million gallons per year to 150 million gallons per year, improving the grain market for local farmers and adding new jobs to the community. With the expansion, high-protein animal feed production will also grow from […]

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County commissioners approve 12 year tax abatement for POET’s Marion expansion

County commissioners approve 12 year tax abatement for POET’s Marion expansion

May 17, 2017 |

In Ohio, Marion County commissioners approved a 80% tax abatement over 12 years for POET’s $115 million expansion project at its Marion ethanol plant. The abatement is valued at between $1.5 million and $2 million. Commissioners said they approved the deal, after getting sign off from the township’s trustees and local school board, because of […]

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