Tweet In Spain, Abengoa has identified the U.S. market as “the most important market for the company,” according to chief executive Manuel Sanchez Ortega. “Today it represents the top geography in terms of revenues. One-third of our business is in the U.S.” The company, which recently listed itself on the NASDAQ marketplace, is currently due […]
Tweet In Washington, Abengoa announced that the underwriters of the previously announced Offering of 250,000,000 Class B Shares (either in the form of shares or American Depositary Shares) have exercised in full their over-allotment option to purchase an additional 37,500,000 Class B Shares from Abengoa. Including the exercise of the over-allotment option, Abengoa’s offering amounts […]
Tweet In Spain, Abengoa and Abengoa Bionergy Trading are being investigated by the European Commission for potentially anti-competitive activities linked to the Platts reporting mechanism for oil and biofuel prices. Other companies also being investigated in the probe that was launched in May includes Statoil ASA, BP Plc, Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Argos Energies. […]
Tweet In Spain, Abengoa is looking to launch its MSW-to-ethanol technology at commercial scale by processing the entire city waste produced in Seville. The facility will produce 28 million liters of biofuel per year from half a million metric tons of waste. Construction cost for the plant is expected at around
Tweet In Kansas, ethanol producers are claiming that they are running up against market and regulatory pressures that threaten the industry’s future in the state. Dave Vander Griend, president of ICM, told the Witchita Eagle that the ethanol industry won’t cease to exist, but is stagnating and could be taken over by the large oil […]
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Tweet Advanced biofuels – mirage or reality? In January we wrote: “When these 12 projects open for business (or not) in 2013, you’ll know for sure.” So, what do we know? Advanced, next-generation biofuels are on the march, say the supporters. Next-generation biofuels are a debacle, according to a chorus of skeptics including the editorial […]
Tweet In Spain, Abengoa inaugurated its demonstration waste-to-biofuels plant, with a capacity to treat 25,000 tons of municipal solid waste from which it will obtain up to 1.5 million liters (400,000 gallons per year) of ethanol. The demonstration plant, located in Babilafuente (Salamanca, Spain) uses waste-to-biofuels technology developed by Abengoa to produce second-generation biofuels from […]
Tweet Today on Twitter: plantexpansions #mfrtech | Strong Opportunity for Midwest Aviation Biofuels Industry ecoticiasRED: Abengoa inaugura la primera planta de demostración con tecnología Waste to Biofuels (W2B) MatthewDalyWDC Zichal: Ethanol and advanced biofuels “needs to be and certainly is part of our broader climate plan.”
Tweet In Spain, Abengoa has been awarded the 2012 Madrid Excelente Prize for Client Confidence in the Large Corporate Groups category. Awarded by the Madrid region’s ministry of economy and finance, Abengoa was acknowledged for its excellence in client confidence and management. The prestigious Madrid Excelente Prizes recognize innovation, quality and commitment to business excellence.