Category: 5-Minute Guide

The Complete 2014 5-Minute Guides

The Complete 2014 5-Minute Guides

May 4, 2014 |

The Complete List of Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guides, published to date: Abengoa Bioenergy Algenol Altranex American Process Amyris Applied Biorefinery Sciences Applied Research Associates (ARA) Avantium Avello Bioenergy BASF Beta Renewables BioAmber BP Biofuels Butamax Calysta Energy Cellana Ceres Clariant Cobalt Technologies Cool Planet Coskata Direvo Industrial Biotechnology DSM Bio-based Products & Services DuPont […]

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Liquid Light: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Liquid Light: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 17, 2014 |

Liquid Light develops electrocatalytic technology to make major chemicals from low-cost, globally abundant carbon dioxide (CO2).  Licensees benefit from a lower cost of production and can reduce their carbon footprint. Liquid Light is funded by BP Ventures, Redpoint, Osage University, VantagePoint and Chrysalix, and now coming out of stealth after six years of developing a […]

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Primus Green Energy: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Primus Green Energy: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 17, 2014 |

Primus’ liquid fuel synthesis technology is a proprietary low cost  process to convert syngas to gasoline, jet fuel and aromatic chemicals directly, without the need for further treatment. The result is a highly efficient process, producing approximately 5 gallons of drop-in transportation fuels per mmBTU of natural gas. The process produces drop-in fuels that are ready for […]

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Praj Industries: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Praj Industries: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 17, 2014 |

Praj has adopted a new identity in line with its future growth strategy. Over the past 3 decades, Praj has transformed itself from being a single business sector company of Ethanol Solutions to multiple business organization, providing solutions for brewery, water & wastewater, process equipment & systems, high purity application and bio-products. The company plans to […]

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Valero: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Valero: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 15, 2014 |

Valero Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels, other petrochemical products and power. Valero subsidiaries employ approximately 10,500 people, and assets include 16 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3 million barrels per day, 10 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of 1.2 billion […]

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Propel Fuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Propel Fuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 15, 2014 |

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 2014 5-Minute Guide

OriginOil: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 14, 2014 |

OriginOil’s signature water cleanup technology, called Electro Water Separation (EWS), is a high-speed, chemical free process that efficiently extracts organic contaminants from very large quantities of water. For the emerging algae industry, OriginOil is reducing bacterial contamination, and concentrating algae without chemicals, making large-scale harvest possible. For the oil & gas industry, OriginOil is helping […]

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ZeaChem: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

ZeaChem: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 14, 2014 |

ZeaChem is a developer of highly efficient biorefineries for the conversion of cellulosic biomass into economical and sustainable advanced biofuels and bio-based chemicals. Our indirect approach leapfrogs the yield and carbon dioxide (CO2) problems associated with traditional and cellulosic-based processes. ZeaChem’s patented process offers the highest yield at the lowest cost, with the lowest fossil […]

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Petrobras: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Petrobras: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 13, 2014 |

Petrobras is a state-owned (partly) owner/operator of fossil and renewable energy production and distribution, including both sugarcane ethanol and biodiesel operations. Announced that it was not seeking to acquire distressed ethanol companies but would establish partnerships where appropriate to support development of the national ethanol industry. According to Petrobras management, the state oil giant would […]

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Honeywell’s UOP: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Honeywell’s UOP: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 13, 2014 |

Honeywell’s UOP has developed a renewable jet fuel processing technology, as well as a joint venture. UOP and Ensyn announced the formation of a new joint venture, dubbed Envergent Technologies, that will market technologies and equipment for generating power, transportation fuel and heating oil from biomass using pyrolysis. The joint venture will utilize forest and […]

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