Tag: Biodico

Biodico makes first biodiesel delivery to UCSB

Biodico makes first biodiesel delivery to UCSB

November 29, 2016 |

In California, Biodico Inc. announced Nov. 29 that it has made its first delivery of biodiesel to the University of California, Santa Barbara. The biodiesel, which was produced from used cooking oil collected at the university, will fuel tractors and other diesel-powered equipment at UCSB. Biodico produced the biodiesel at its Zero Net Energy Farm […]

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Biodico completes resource assessment for “Zero Net Energy Farm” project

Biodico completes resource assessment for “Zero Net Energy Farm” project

November 16, 2016 |

In California, biodiesel producer Biodico Inc. announced Nov. 16 that it has completed its resource assessment to support the next stage of development for its “Zero Net Energy Farm” project, which is funded in part by the California Energy Commission to create environmentally sound energy solutions for the state’s agricultural industry. Based on the results, […]

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Zero Net Energy Farms: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Biodico

Zero Net Energy Farms: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Biodico

July 27, 2016 |

Biodico is matching the CEC funds to develop a real-world conceptual design that combines solar cogeneration, wind turbines, anaerobic digestion and gasification at Red Rock Ranch in Five Points, Fresno County, California. In May, we reported that the company picked up a $1.2 million grant for its Zero Net Energy Farms project from the California Energy Commission, […]

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Biodico gets $1.2 million CEC grant to integrate renewables for farms

Biodico gets $1.2 million CEC grant to integrate renewables for farms

May 18, 2016 |

In California, biodiesel producer Biodico Inc. announced May 18 the California Energy Commission awarded the company a $1.2 million grant for its Zero Net Energy Farms project, which would enable farms to generate all electrical and heating power needs from on-site renewable resources, while reducing greenhouse gas footprints. The award was granted under the CEC’s […]

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Biodico expands California internship program

Biodico expands California internship program

March 8, 2016 |

In California, to train students for the next-generation of green collar jobs, sustainable biofuel and bioenergy company Biodico announced the expansion of its internship program in Fresno and Ventura Counties. Biodico is seeking up to 10 interns for the summer of 2016, four students who will be based at the company’s laboratory at Naval Base […]

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Biodico Westside Facility to go online the first week of December

Biodico Westside Facility to go online the first week of December

November 23, 2015 |

In California, Biodico announced its Biodico Westside Facility, the world’s first biofuel production facility that operates entirely on renewable heat and power generated on-site, will go online the first week of December. The facility produces up to 20 million gallons of biodiesel per year, employing multi-feedstock functionality, as well as incorporating advanced sensors for real-time […]

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Biodico presents biofuel R&D project results to the Navy

Biodico presents biofuel R&D project results to the Navy

October 22, 2015 |

In California, Biodico announced that the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center presented the results of a five-year joint research and development project with Biodico to Assistant Secretary of the Navy, The Honorable Dennis McGinn, the California Energy Commission, and California Governor Jerry Brown’s Staff. Additionally, Biodico’s construction crew will be completing […]

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Biodico, US Navy sign agreement for development of sustainable renewable diesel production

Biodico, US Navy sign agreement for development of sustainable renewable diesel production

October 25, 2012 |

In California, Biodico announced signing a new agreement with the U.S. Navy for the development and evaluation of advanced biofuels and bioenergy.  The collaboration between the Navy and Biodico will optimize the operation of sustainable biorefineries producing renewable petroleum diesel equivalent liquid fuels, bio-based products and energy using renewable resources at Department of Defense (DoD) […]

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Biodico to build biorefinery for Navy in California

Biodico to build biorefinery for Navy in California

October 23, 2012 |

In California, Biodico will build a biorefinery for the Navy at its Ventura County base that will produce biofuels and bioenergy at a price competitive with unsubsidized prices. Construction of the facility will be partially funded by the California Energy Commission, and Biodico says the project will also support the commercial biofuels market.

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Biodico to build biorefinery at Ventura County Naval Base

Biodico to build biorefinery at Ventura County Naval Base

October 22, 2012 |

In California, Biodico has signed an agreement with the US Navy to build a sustainable biorefinery at the Ventura Country Naval Base  that aims to produce biofuel and biopower competitively with unsubsidized conventional fuel and power. The company’s aim is to produce biofuels by integrating sustainable agriculture with renewable combined heat and power produced on-site. This […]

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