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Renewable Gasoline, Solvents, and Fuel Additives from 2,3-Butanediol: new research

Renewable Gasoline, Solvents, and Fuel Additives from 2,3-Butanediol: new research

August 14, 2016 |

In California, a US Navy research team at China Lake led by Ben Harvey reported that 2,3-Butanediol, which has received a significant amount of interest based on the ability to generate it at much higher titer than n-butanol owing tothe relatively low toxicity of 2,3-BD to the producing organism, “can be converted to butenes over bifunctional […]

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Global Bioenergies gets German grant to produce renewable gasoline additives

Global Bioenergies gets German grant to produce renewable gasoline additives

July 5, 2016 |

In France, Global Bioenergies announced that its German subsidiary, Global Bioenergies GmbH, secured a EUR400.000 grant from the BMBF (the German federal ministry for research and education) to finance a 14 month-project aimed at producing renewable gasoline additives.  The Company will first produce ETBE, a molecule obtained by the condensation of ethanol and isobutene, and […]

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Global Bioenergies, Audi hail first renewable gasoline produced from isobutene

Global Bioenergies, Audi hail first renewable gasoline produced from isobutene

May 18, 2015 |

In Germany, Global Bioenergies (Alternext Paris: ALGBE) and Audi announced that the first batch of renewable gasoline has been produced, converted into isooctane from isobutene, by the Fraunhofer Institute at the Leuna refinery near Leipzig where Global Bioenergies is now building its demo plant. Isooctane is an additive currently used to improve gasoline quality and […]

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Dynamic Fuels gets EPA waiver for its renewable gasoline

Dynamic Fuels gets EPA waiver for its renewable gasoline

August 28, 2012 |

In Louisiana, Dynamic Fuels has received Part 79 registration from the EPA for its renewable gasoline, allowing it to generate 1.5 Advanced Biofuel, or D5, RINS for each gallon when blended at up to 10%. When producing 75 million gallons per year, it should generate 11.25 million Advanced Biofuel RINS.

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Primus Green Energy starts pilot production of renewable gasoline, breaks ground on demo plant

Primus Green Energy starts pilot production of renewable gasoline, breaks ground on demo plant

February 17, 2012 |

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy reports they have produced their first sample of renewable drop-in gasoline through a proprietary combination of biomass conversion technologies that transforms herbaceous and woody biomass, in conjunction with natural gas, into high-octane gasoline. Primus Green Energy recently broke ground on an automated demonstration plant and is planning to break […]

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Primus Green Energy to raise $50-$100M for renewable gasoline project

Primus Green Energy to raise $50-$100M for renewable gasoline project

February 15, 2012 |

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy plans to raise $50 million to $100 million to this year to take its wood pellets-to-drop-in gasoline demonstration plant, which should be online by year’s end, to commercial scale by 2015. The process was first developed by Princeton University by its co-founder in 2007 who originally raised $40 million […]

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Primus Green Energy pilot confirms renewable gasoline production potential

Primus Green Energy pilot confirms renewable gasoline production potential

October 12, 2011 |

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy successfully proved its pilot scale production is capable of producing “drop-in” standard gasoline that achieves 25 percent longer runtime than regular unleaded fuel. During the company’s pilot scale production test its integrated solution of converting biomass to drop-in fuel was in continuous operation. The company plans to build its […]

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Terrabon exceeds 70 gallons per ton in MSW-to-renewable gasoline trial

Terrabon exceeds 70 gallons per ton in MSW-to-renewable gasoline trial

[ 0 ] January 26, 2011 |

In Texas, Terrabon has exceeded its goal of producing 70 gallons of renewable gasoline per ton of MSW using its patented acid fermentation technology, MixAlco, paired with CRI/Criterion’s renewable fuel catalyst technologies. The company’s demonstration plant in Bryan used cafeteria waste and paper shreddings from Texas A&M University for the trial. More on the story.

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CoolPlanet Biofuels lands $8M for renewable gasoline technology; GE Energy invests

CoolPlanet Biofuels lands $8M for renewable gasoline technology; GE Energy invests

[ 0 ] November 18, 2010 |

In California, GE Energy Financial Services has joined an $8 million funding round for CoolPlanetBioFuels, a start-up company developing a technology that converts low-grade biomass into high-grade fuel and carbon that can be sequestered. This venture capital investment was led by North Bridge Venture Partners, which had also led CoolPlanet’s financing round last year. CoolPlanet’s […]

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The Birth of SuperDuper gasoline via earth-friendly renewable hydrocarbons

The Birth of SuperDuper gasoline via earth-friendly renewable hydrocarbons

September 29, 2015 |

Move over Super, here comes SuperDuper. All the high octane and performance, and the renewability too, at a price you can afford. Biofuels are adding options for drop-in, low-carbon, super-perfornance gasoline via isooctane and isooctene, as Gevo announces sales of isooctene to BCD Chemie, a subsidiary of Brenntag. In Colorado, Gevo said that it has […]

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