Category: 5-Minute Guide

Reverdia: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Reverdia: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 26, 2015 |

Reverdia is a joint venture between Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, and Roquette Frères, the global starch and starch-derivatives company. Reverdia is aiming at the market for sustainable succinic acid, focusing on market development by establishing partnerships with direct and indirect customers, building on customer needs and Reverdia’s strengths. Biosuccinium […]

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Cellana: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Cellana: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 25, 2015 |

Cellana, a leading developer of algae-based bioproducts, uses the most productive plants on earth — marine microalgae — to photosynthetically produce its ReNew line of Omega-3 EPA and DHA oils, animal feed/food, and biofuel feedstocks. Cellana’s patented ALDUO system enables economic, sustainable, and consistent production of photosynthetic, non-GMO algae at industrial scale. Cellana intends to […]

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Propel Fuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Propel Fuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 24, 2015 |

Propel builds, owns & operates a network of American made renewable fuel stations. Propel’s Clean Fuel Points are owned and operated by Propel. The CFPs are designed to be located at existing gas stations. To that end, they partner with station owners to make it easy for customers to find and fill with clean, renewable […]

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OriginOil: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

OriginOil: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 23, 2015 |

OriginOil offers a non-chemical, low-energy technology for the removal of organic materials in water. The company’s proprietary Electro Water Separation (EWS) technology can be applied across the algae, oil & gas and waste industries to remove both contaminants and valuable resources. For the algae industry, OriginOil is able to effectively and efficiently harvest algae in […]

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Michigan Biotechnology Institute: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Michigan Biotechnology Institute: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 22, 2015 |

MBI (Michigan Biotechnology Institute) is both a premier multidisciplinary center sought out by industry partners for unique derisking capabilities and a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit inspired by a mission to enhance quality of life by collaboratively accelerating the commercialization of sustainable biobased technologies. Founded in 1981, Lansing, Michigan based MBI is closely affiliated with MSU and is […]

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BioProcess Algae: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

BioProcess Algae: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 19, 2015 |

BPA designs, builds, and operates commercial scale Grower Harvester bioreactors that enable efficient conversion of light and CO2 into high value microbial feedstock. BioProcess Algae LLC is based in Omaha, Neb. and is currently running a demonstration plant at the Green Plains Inc. ethanol plant in Shenandoah, Iowa. Grower Harvester bioreactors installed in Shenandoah are tied directly […]

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Yulex: Biofuels Digest 2015 5-Minute Guide

Yulex: Biofuels Digest 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 18, 2015 |

Yulex Corporation is a technology, marketing and biomaterial product development company. The company applies seed technology, agronomics, breeding, harvesting, bioprocessing, and materials science for the development of plant-based biomaterials from the renewable, industrial crop Guayule. That’s pronounced “Y-U-Lee” for those outside its heartland in the American Southwest and northern Mexico. Guayule is a distant relative […]

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Velocys: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Velocys: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 17, 2015 |

Velocys enables modular gas-to-liquids (GTL) and biomass-to-liquids (BTL) plants to convert unconventional, remote and problem gas and waste biomass into valuable, drop-in liquid fuels. The Situation After 15 years and some $300 million in investment, Velocys technology is headed for scale. In one direction, there’s the Red Rock Biofuels project which will be producing cost-competitive […]

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NatureWorks: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

NatureWorks: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 16, 2015 |

NatureWorks LLC is the first company to offer a family of commercially available, low-carbon-footprint Ingeo lactides and biopolymers derived from 100 percent annually renewable resources with performance and economics that compete with oil-based intermediates, plastics, and fibers, and provide brand owners new cradle-to-cradle options after the use of their products. NatureWorks is an independent company […]

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Rivertop Renewables: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Rivertop Renewables: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

March 15, 2015 |

Rivertop has developed a way to make glucaric acid, glucarates and other biodegradable chemicals from renewable resources in abundant quantity and at a low cost. These and other renewable chemicals can reduce society’s dependence on oil, gas, and minerals and limit the amount of persistent chemicals in the environment. The opportunity provided by Rivertop’s technology […]

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