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Shell teams with bio-bean to fuel London buses with coffee-based B20

Shell teams with bio-bean to fuel London buses with coffee-based B20

November 20, 2017 |

In the UK, Shell and bio-bean announce that together they are helping to power some of London’s buses using a biofuel made partly from waste coffee grounds. The B20 biofuel contains a 20% bio-component which contains part coffee oil. The biofuel is being added to the London bus fuel supply chain and will help to […]

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Shell providing advanced biofuels for 100% renewables father-son South Pole trek

Shell providing advanced biofuels for 100% renewables father-son South Pole trek

October 30, 2017 |

In the UK, Shell is providing advanced biofuels produced from wood chips to the father and son duo who will make the trek to the South Pole come November as a way to raise awareness about the viability of renewable energy. The trek will be the first entirely powered by renewable energy including wind and […]

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Don’t be selfish, save the shellfish! Shellfish are more useful than ever imagined

Don’t be selfish, save the shellfish! Shellfish are more useful than ever imagined

August 5, 2017 |

In Colorado, researchers are fighting nasty, deadly, stubborn bacteria with chitosan, a material derived from shellfish shells like lobsters, crabs, and shrimps. The new material helps prevent superbug bacteria biofilms from forming in about 85 percent of their lab testing. Chitosan is also being used as an ingredient in biopolymers that form bioplastics and biodegradable […]

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SBI BioEnergy grants Shell exclusive rights for its biofuel technology

SBI BioEnergy grants Shell exclusive rights for its biofuel technology

July 18, 2017 |

In Canada, Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its subsidiary Shell International Exploration and Production B.V., and SBI BioEnergy Inc. have reached an agreement granting Shell exclusive development and licensing rights for SBI’s biofuel technology. Edmonton-based SBI has a patented process that can convert a wide range of waste oils, greases and sustainable vegetable oils into […]

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Shell goes carbon negative, signs commercial-scale deal with SBI

Shell goes carbon negative, signs commercial-scale deal with SBI

July 2, 2017 |

If you think about it, the world of combustion engines could really use a carbon-negative story that goes father than electric cars and their entirely mythic but potent “zero emissions” storyline. Shell might have just won that race. Yep, they’re going carbon negative. Petroleum fuels emit 94 grams of CO2 per megajoule of energy. Shell’s […]

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Shell acquires exclusive rights to SBI BioEnergy’s biofuel technology

Shell acquires exclusive rights to SBI BioEnergy’s biofuel technology

June 28, 2017 |

In Canada, Royal Dutch Shell acquired exclusive development and licensing rights for SBI BioEnergy’s biofuel technology. Edmonton-based SBI has a patented process that can convert a wide range of waste oils, greases and sustainable vegetable oils into lower carbon drop-ins for diesel, jet fuel and gasoline. “SBI has a promising new Canadian biofuels technology,” says […]

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Shell opens technology hub in Bangalore where IH2 technology is under development

Shell opens technology hub in Bangalore where IH2 technology is under development

April 11, 2017 |

In India, Shell opened a new major technology hub in Bangalore – a 52 acre, custom built technology center – that can house up to 1,500 experts, who would collaboratively work on worldwide innovative energy projects. Commenting on the opening of Shell Technology Centre Bangalore, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan said “India has an opportunity to make […]

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Edeniq gets EPA OK for Flint Hills Resources’ Shell Rock cellulosic ethanol

Edeniq gets EPA OK for Flint Hills Resources’ Shell Rock cellulosic ethanol

December 20, 2016 |

In California, Edeniq, Inc. announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved Flint Hills Resources’ registration of its 120 MGPY Shell Rock, Iowa ethanol plant for cellulosic ethanol production using Edeniq’s Pathway Technology. Shell Rock is the second plant to receive a cellulosic ethanol registration from the EPA after deploying Edeniq’s Pathway Technology. […]

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Shell and Cosan go all in on Raizen collaboration

Shell and Cosan go all in on Raizen collaboration

November 23, 2016 |

In Brazil, Shell and Cosan have agreed to drop their trial period for their joint venture Raizen and continue to operate together indefinitely. The mutual time-bound buyout options included in the original 2011 agreement that created the successful JV have been dropped, allowing the companies to jointly focus on ethanol production along with sugar and […]

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Shell files $26 million stalking horse bid for Abengoa’s Hugoton plant

Shell files $26 million stalking horse bid for Abengoa’s Hugoton plant

October 17, 2016 |

In Kansas, Shell filed a $26 million stalking horse bid for Abengoa’s 25 million gallon per year Hugoton cellulosic ethanol plant, a mere 5% of the project’s development and build cost. The offer was made on October 12 with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of the District of Kansas and a hearing was held on October […]

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