Tag: Audi

Making it to Market – Global Bioenergies and SkyNRG team up to make it happen

Making it to Market – Global Bioenergies and SkyNRG team up to make it happen

April 22, 2018 |

In France, Global Bioenergies and Amsterdam-based SkyNRG are collaborating on ASTM-certification of a bio-isobutene feedstock and conversion process for the production of sustainable aviation fuel. You may know Global Bioenergies for their breakthrough process converting renewable resources into isobutene, and SkyNRG as a global leader in sustainable aviation fuel, but this new collaboration is quite […]

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Global Bioenergies delivers renewable gasoline components to Audi

Global Bioenergies delivers renewable gasoline components to Audi

March 14, 2018 |

In France, Global Bioenergies and German carmaker Audi announced that a key milestone was reached in their multi-year agreement. Renewable gasoline components were produced and shipped to Audi. Using its Leuna Demo plant, Global Bioenergies has produced high-purity renewable isobutene, which was further converted by the Fraunhofer Institute into high-performance gasoline additives including isooctane, ETBE […]

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Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to BASF, Audi

Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to BASF, Audi

October 11, 2016 |

This season, The Digest is hosting the Strategic Intent webinar series, looking at the plans, progress and future milestones of strategic stakeholders in the Advanced Bioeconomy. In this slide deck, we looked at BASF and Audi and their direct investments, partnerships and alliances with companies both heralded and unknown.

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Global Bioenergies teams with Audi, plans a US facility, and can’t compete with cheap oil

Global Bioenergies teams with Audi, plans a US facility, and can’t compete with cheap oil

January 4, 2016 |

In France, Global Bioenergies is among the many biofuel producers suffering from $35 oil and is relying on cheap sugar when the European sugar production quotas end in September 2017 in order to be viable. Without oil at $100, the company’s technology requires tax incentives to make economic sense. Its stock price has fallen 50% […]

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EPA says VW running massive Clean Air scam via Jettas, Audis, Passats

EPA says VW running massive Clean Air scam via Jettas, Audis, Passats

September 20, 2015 |

VW facing up to $18.07 billion in fines; recalls, mandatory vehicle emission fixes on the horizon; investigations underway at EPA and in California as “defeat devices” uncovered that evade clean air regulations. In Washington, EPA issued a notice of violation of the Clean Air Act to Volkswagen AG, Audi AG, and Volkswagen Group of America, […]

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Global Bioenergies, Audi hail first renewable gasoline produced from isobutene

Global Bioenergies, Audi hail first renewable gasoline produced from isobutene

May 18, 2015 |

In Germany, Global Bioenergies (Alternext Paris: ALGBE) and Audi announced that the first batch of renewable gasoline has been produced, converted into isooctane from isobutene, by the Fraunhofer Institute at the Leuna refinery near Leipzig where Global Bioenergies is now building its demo plant. Isooctane is an additive currently used to improve gasoline quality and […]

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Joule, Audi confirm revolutionary Sunflow fuel meets US, EU specs

Joule, Audi confirm revolutionary Sunflow fuel meets US, EU specs

May 11, 2015 |

In Massachusetts, news arrives from Joule that the company’s CO2-recycled  ethanol meets US and European fuel specifications. No one is dying of surprise that they would do so, but  getting Joule fuels registered for commercial sale is an important step towards commercialization of the technology, and Audi, Joule’s strategic partner in the automotive space, initiated […]

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Audi commissions e diesel research facility in Germany

Audi commissions e diesel research facility in Germany

April 22, 2015 |

In Germany, Audi has taken another big step in the development of new, CO2 neutral fuels: A pilot plant in Dresden has started production of the synthetic fuel Audi e diesel. After a commissioning phase of just four months, the research facility in Dresden started producing its first batches of high‑quality diesel fuel a few […]

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Audi launches synthetic fuels pilot plant in Dresden

Audi launches synthetic fuels pilot plant in Dresden

November 25, 2014 |

In Germany, Audi is active in the development of CO2-neutral, synthetic fuels. The latest project is a pilot plant in Dresden that produces diesel fuel from water, CO2 and green electricity. Audi and its project partners Climeworks and sunfire opened the plant last week. With this collaboration, Audi and its partners are demonstrating that industrialization […]

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