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Asia Pulp & Paper backs community-led Indonesian biofuels project

Asia Pulp & Paper backs community-led Indonesian biofuels project

July 6, 2016 |

In Indonesia, Asia Pulp & Paperhas announced its support for a new community-led pilot scheme aimed at reducing the use of fossil fuels and increasing the availability of biofuels in Indonesia. Kemiri Sunan’s high yield of up to 10 tonnes of oil per hectare make it an attractive source of biofuel, with waste used to […]

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Climate Bonds Initiative, IISD launch China 2016 Roadmap reports

Climate Bonds Initiative, IISD launch China 2016 Roadmap reports

May 1, 2016 |

In China, Climate Bonds Initiative and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) have launched the first three of the China Roadmap 2016 reports at the Green Finance Committee annual conference in Beijing. The three roadmap reports launched in Beijing were: Green Bond Guidelines for the Next Stage of Market Growth: Sets directions for the […]

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Green Plains buys ethanol plant in Hopewell, Virginia

Green Plains buys ethanol plant in Hopewell, Virginia

October 26, 2015 |

In Virginia, Green Plains Inc. announced that it has acquired an ethanol production facility in Hopewell, Virginia, located approximately 20 miles south of Richmond, from Future Fuels LLP. Operating at full capacity, the facility’s dry mill ethanol plant will increase the company’s annual production capacity by approximately 60 million gallons to nearly 1.1 billion gallons […]

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SDTC Looking for Canada’s Next Cleantech Innovators

SDTC Looking for Canada’s Next Cleantech Innovators

April 6, 2015 |

Sustainable Development Technology Canada will be accepting Statement of Interest (SOI) applications between February 18 and April 15, 2015. SDTC’s SD Tech Fund and SD Natural Gas Fund provide co-funding support for selected Canadian pre-commercial demonstration projects to de-risk innovative clean technologies, carried out by a consortium of project partners who are well positioned to […]

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4 minutes with… Luke Anderson, Industrial Sales, Yale Mechanical

4 minutes with… Luke Anderson, Industrial Sales, Yale Mechanical

March 9, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. Help customer budget, design, Supply and install material handing and material process systems. Tell us about your role and what you are focused on in the next 12 months. Finding customers who are in need of putting together materials handling and process systems […]

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4 minutes… Mark Herrema. Co-founder and CEO, Newlight Technologies

4 minutes… Mark Herrema. Co-founder and CEO, Newlight Technologies

February 3, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. Newlight is harnessing methane-based carbon emissions as a resource to replace oil and reduce the cost of plastics production–fundamentally changing both the economics and environmental impact of the plastics industry. Tell us about your role and what you are focused on in the […]

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