Tag: biomethanol

ANDRITZ starts up biomethanol plant using A-Recovery+ concept

ANDRITZ starts up biomethanol plant using A-Recovery+ concept

March 24, 2020 |

In Sweden, ANDRITZ has recently started up the world’s first biomethanol plant using ANDRITZ’s self-developed A-Recovery+ concept at the Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in southeastern Sweden. The plant has an annual production capacity of 6.3 million liters of biomethanol from forest biomass. The fossil-free biomethanol can be used for applications in the pulp mill […]

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Södra’s first pilot delivery of biomethanol goes to Danish biodiesel producer

Södra’s first pilot delivery of biomethanol goes to Danish biodiesel producer

February 24, 2020 |

In Sweden, Södra has built the world’s first plant for commercial biomethanol, a sustainable fuel from forest biomass, at Södra’s pulp mill in Mönsterås. Over the next few days, a first pilot delivery will go to Emmelev A/S, a customer that will be using biomethanol in its biodiesel production. Emmelev A/S is a Danish family-owned […]

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Södra to invest $12.5 million to produce biomethanol from forestry waste

Södra to invest $12.5 million to produce biomethanol from forestry waste

September 6, 2017 |

In Sweden, Södra will invest more than $12.5 million in the production of biomethanol, a sustainable fuel from forest raw material. The project will commence in autumn 2017 and is scheduled to be ready for operation by spring 2019. The aim is to produce 5,000 tonnes of biomethanol per year at the new facility to […]

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Enerkem scores C$152.6 million in new funding and production of biomethanol from MSW

Enerkem scores C$152.6 million in new funding and production of biomethanol from MSW

September 9, 2015 |

In Canada, Enerkem announced it has raised C$152.6 million and has initiated the production of biomethanol from non-recyclable household garbage at the Enerkem Alberta Biofuels full-scale facility in Edmonton, Canada. The financing is comprised of a recently accessed C$29 million debt facility from Integrated Asset Management Corp.’s (IAM) Private Debt Group as well as C$50 […]

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European Commission OKs $77M grant for biomethanol plant in Sweden

European Commission OKs $77M grant for biomethanol plant in Sweden

[ 0 ] February 8, 2011 |

In Sweden, the European Commission has granted the national government permission under state aid rules to give Domsjö Fabriker AB $77.7 million to develop a demonstration plant for the production of biomethanol and other biofuels from pulp mill residue material. More on the story.

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