Category: 8-Slide Guide

Advanced biorefining leadership: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Renewable Energy Group

Advanced biorefining leadership: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Renewable Energy Group

March 23, 2017 |

Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGI) is a leading provider of cleaner, lower carbon intensity products and services. We are an international producer of biomass-based diesel, a developer of renewable chemicals and are North America’s largest producer of advanced biofuel. REG utilizes an integrated procurement, distribution, and logistics network to convert natural fats, oils, greases, […]

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Nutrition and Energy from Methane: The Digest’s 2017 Muti-Slide Guide to Calysta

Nutrition and Energy from Methane: The Digest’s 2017 Muti-Slide Guide to Calysta

March 22, 2017 |

In December, we reported that Cargill and Calysta will co-create the world’s largest gas fermentation facility in Memphis, Tennessee to produce Calysta’s FeedKind protein, a family of sustainable, traceable nutritional ingredients for fish, livestock and pets. Start-up is expected in late 2018. Amidst a flurry of development announcements, Calysta’s Lori Giver gave this illuminating overview of Calysta’s […]

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Any alcohol into any drop-in fuel: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Byogy Renewables

Any alcohol into any drop-in fuel: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Byogy Renewables

March 21, 2017 |

Byogy has developed a catalytic platform that converts any source of ethanol, butanol, mixed alcohols, or related olefins, into full replacement, and cost competitive biofuels including gasoline, diesel and jet fuel. Byogy’s jet fuel is not an additive, but instead, a full replacement standalone fuel, and hence can be used at any blend ratio up […]

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Perspectives for the energy transition: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to IRENA’s low-carbon energy outlook

Perspectives for the energy transition: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to IRENA’s low-carbon energy outlook

March 20, 2017 |

According to the International Renewable Energy Agency, the growth rate for renewables must double in order to meet global emission goals. The good news? Renewables are already cost competitive in many situations, with technology costs continuing to fall and the potential for economic applications continuing to grow. Governments must create the enabling policy framework to spur […]

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Co-processing biointermediates: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to Honeywell UOP

Co-processing biointermediates: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to Honeywell UOP

March 19, 2017 |

Honeywell’s UOP has developed a renewable jet fuel processing technology, a renewable diesel process, as well as a joint venture, Envergent Technologies, that will market technologies and equipment for generating power, transportation fuel and heating oil from biomass using pyrolysis. UOP also owns a Renewable Energy & Chemicals business that produced green diesel using its Ecofining […]

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Wassup, DOE? The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to the Bioenergy Technologies Office

Wassup, DOE? The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to the Bioenergy Technologies Office

March 16, 2017 |

What’s up at the DOE? Bioenergy Technologies Office Director Jonathan Male answered the question in this update, given at ABLC 2017 in Washington. In this deck, he looks at milestones ahead, programs, goals and challenges.

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Readi for 100% drop-in fuel: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to ARA’s ReadiJet, ReadiDiesel

Readi for 100% drop-in fuel: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to ARA’s ReadiJet, ReadiDiesel

March 15, 2017 |

Last September, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus rode aboard one of the EA-18G Growler fighter jets testing 100% biofuel flights this month to demonstrate his commitment to getting biofuel mainstream within the Navy. Currently all Navy ships and planes are certified to run on 50% biofuel blends. Last summer’s RIMPAC training exercises filled up with biofuel supplied by […]

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The Wonder from Down Under goes to Canada: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Licella

The Wonder from Down Under goes to Canada: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Licella

March 14, 2017 |

Licella produces drop-in biofuels from a wide range of biomass and uses a supercritical water-based technology and catalysts to break up biomass and reform it into a drop-in fuel hydrocarbon. The compelling features of supercritical are several: 1. It uses all of the biomass, including lignin. So, higher yields, fewer discussions on how to monetize […]

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Advancing advanced: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Aemetis

Advancing advanced: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Aemetis

March 13, 2017 |

Aemetis owns and operates 110 million gallons per year of ethanol and biodiesel facilities in the US and India, and is upgrading the plants using patented technology to produce lower carbon, higher value advanced biofuels and chemicals using lower cost, non-food energy sources and feedstocks. Here’s a recent look at their expansion into advanced technologies, […]

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Commercializing algae: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Algenol

Commercializing algae: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Algenol

March 12, 2017 |

Algenol is a global, industrial biotechnology company that is commercializing its patented algae technology platform for production of ethanol and other biofuels, chemicals and biobased materials. Formed in 2006, and headquartered in Fort Myers, Florida with an R&D facility in Berlin, the company operates in multiple sectors: AgTech, natural food colorants, biofertilizer biostimulants, human and animal food […]

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