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Tweet As the industrial biotechnology industry descends on the city where it can be safely said to have a home-court advantage, here’s what’s got people buzzing at BIO’s Pac Rim annual Summit. In California, 400 industry leaders, a record for this event, are gathered in San Diego this week for BIO’s Pac Rim Summit, which […]
Tweet In Canada, Conifex Power Limited Partnership reports it has closed its secured project financing its planned 36MW bioenergy power project in Mackenzie, British Columbia with a syndicate of four institutional lenders led by a Canadian chartered bank. The financing is for an aggregate of up to $102.7 million and includes a development and construction […]
Tweet The Biofuels Digest Index, an index of publicly traded biofuels stocks, fell 0.72 percent to 65.23 as chemicals retreated. For the day, Biox (BX.T) shed 14.29 percent to $0.30, while Pacific Ethanol (PEIX) dropped 5.52 percent to $4.28. Among other equities, Renewable Energy Group (REGI) sank 4.00 percent to $10.81. Overall, declines led advances […]
Tweet In Oregon, researchers at Oregon State University have discovered a master regulator gene in a common fungus, which expands access to new compounds that could have use in industrial biofuels. Scientists succeeded in flipping a genetic switc, activating more then 2000 genes in the fungus. “Our studies will open the door to future precise […]
Tweet In Washington, an EPA hearing last Thursday had supporters of the RFS arriving in force. The only EPA hearing scheduled on the RFS numbers, held in front of the EPA’s five-member panel, had testimony from policy organizations and private companies alike. Growth Energy’s Director of Regulatory Affairs, Chris Bliley summed up the policy position: […]
Amyris and Total launch “interim” joint venture as they advance towards renewable diesel and jet fuel.
Tweet Total elects to bottle up the IP and protect itself against Amyris “hardship” as it advances towards commercializing key biofuels. In California and France, Amyris and Total announced the formation of Total Amyris BioSolutions B.V., a 50-50 joint venture that now holds exclusive rights and a license under Amyris’s intellectual property to produce and […]
Tweet In Thailand, DP Cleantech has signed a contract with Mahachai Green Power project in Samut Sakhon Province to deliver a state of the art 9.5 MWe high pressure, high temperature plant. The plant will run on coconut waste residues, (husk, shell, frond and leaves). The new advanced design has been adapted especially for coconut […]
Tweet While industry eyes have been nervously fixated on Washington and the EPA’s thought process on targets for renewable fuels in 2014, it has been an incredibly strong week for innovation, with key announcements that advance the narrative at LanzaTech, Elevance, Earth Energy renewables (e.g. “the technology that once pwoered Terrabon, and PGF Biofuels (the […]
Tweet In Connecticut, Greenleaf Biofuels says that as of October 31, 2013, the Company produced its 1 millionth gallon of biodiesel. In commercial production at its New Haven Terminal location since this summer, reaching this milestone was a key goal for the Company and for the biofuel industry in Connecticut and New England. This fuel […]
Tweet Many thanks for the quick response to the Digest survey. Here, as the EPA delves into the future of the Renewable Fuel Standard, today is your response on who would pay what for which renewable fuel. The highlights 1. For E85, you indicated that you would switch to renewable fuels if there were a […]