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Solazyme and Bunge produce first renewable oils in Brazil

In California, Solazyme announced that its joint venture with Bunge Global Innovation has successfully produced its first commercially saleable products on full-scale production lines, including the 625,000L fermentation tanks, at the Solazyme Bunge Renewable Oils plant in Brazil. Both oil and encapsulated lubricant, Encapso™, products have been manufactured; production is continuing and is expected to […]

May 29, 2014 More

Solazyme-Bunge JV starts full-scale commercial production in Brazil

In California, Solazyme announced that its joint venture with Bunge Global Innovation LLC has successfully produced its first commercially saleable products on full-scale production lines, including the 625,000L fermentation tanks, at the Solazyme Bunge Renewable Oils plant in Brazil. Both oil and encapsulated lubricant, Encapso, products have been manufactured; production is continuing and is expected to […]

May 29, 2014 More

A Tale of two Solazymes: SZYM reports for Q1 and the analysts offer cheers, jeers

Rockin’ on at Clinton/Galva, and start-up delays in Moema. Which storyline is for you? It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, depnding on which analyst you follow. With price targets ranging from $4 to $18 — and warnings from one end over delays at Moema, compared to happy celebration of […]

May 6, 2014 More

Solazyme launches drilling fluid product, Encapso, and embarks on $150M debt/equity raise

Enters oil & gas drilling market with world’s first encapsulated lubricant. Solazyme: “Targeted delivery technology provides improved performance and sustainability.” In California, Solazyme announced its entry into the oil and gas drilling fluids additive market. Building upon its proprietary platform of high performance, sustainable Tailored oils, Solazyme has introduced Encapso, the world’s first encapsulated biodegradable […]

March 26, 2014 More

Solazyme: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative molecule (biobased material)”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Solazyme, nominated in the “Transformative molecule (biobased material)” category for its Algenist skin cream technology. Voting Rules All voting is exclusively via social media this year. To vote, simply click on the Tweet, Like or Share link in on this page. Each tweet, like or share […]

March 10, 2014 More

Solazyme: Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee, “Transformative molecule (biofuels)”

This is the official Transformative Technologies 2014 nominee page for Solazyme, nominated in the “Transformative molecule (biofuels)” category for its Soladiesel technology. Voting Rules All voting is exclusively via social media this year. To vote, simply click on the Tweet, Like or Share link in on this page. Each tweet, like or share will count for […]

March 10, 2014 More

Solazyme and the Year of Living Dangerously

So, Solazyme steps up to slay the scale-up dragon. Will the company stay on its scale-up schedule, at the final step where Amyris, Gevo and KiOR ran into crushing delays? In California, Solazyme announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. The Results Q4 Revenue (vs Q4 2012): $11.3M (+34%) […]

March 3, 2014 More

Cowen predicts Solazyme stock to rise as Moema comes online

In New York, Cowen has predicted that Solazyme stock may be headed upwards, as Moema’s confirmation of production, expected to come later this quarter from Brazil, will be an important trigger for their stock. Moema represents an opportunity for a successful startup with strong operations metrics. Once the source is proven to be reliable, Cowen […]

February 24, 2014 More

Solazyme: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Company description: Solazyme, Inc. is a renewable oil and bioproducts company that transforms a range of low-cost plant-based sugars into high-value oils. Headquartered in South San Francisco, Solazyme’s renewable products can replace or enhance oils derived from the world’s three existing sources – petroleum, plants and animal fats. Initially, Solazyme is focused on commercializing its […]

February 17, 2014 More

Solazyme jumps 12% after Iowa projects come online

In California, Solazyme jumped 12% after two commercial operations in Iowa came online last Friday. The plants, one owned by Archer Daniel Midland and the other by American Natural Products, will be producing tailored oils including lubricants and personal-care oils using Solazyme’s technology. The plants are expected to scale up to 20,000 metric tons within […]

February 3, 2014 More