Tag: cellulosic biofuels

What’s Next in Cellulosic Biofuels?: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Iogen and the cellulosic sector

What’s Next in Cellulosic Biofuels?: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Iogen and the cellulosic sector

December 11, 2016 |

Iogen says it has has “one of the world’s largest and most experienced teams in developing, designing, de-bugging, scaling-up and deploying cellulosic biofuel technology. We’re using innovative thinking and disciplined engineering to transform cellulosic biofuels into real, reliable and cost-effective fuels for today’s cars and trucks.” Also, the company has become a leader in the […]

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Cellulosic Biofuels: Where are the Gallons? A Digest Special report

Cellulosic Biofuels: Where are the Gallons? A Digest Special report

December 21, 2015 |

To view all the slides in this deck, click on the page links below.

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What’s up with cellulosic fuels in Brazil?: The Digest’s 8-Slide Guide to GranBio

What’s up with cellulosic fuels in Brazil?: The Digest’s 8-Slide Guide to GranBio

October 13, 2015 |

GranBio is a Brazilian biotech company that creates solutions to transform biomass into renewable products such as biofuels, biochemicals, nano materials and nutrients. With its innovative business model, the company is the only one in the sector to be active from start to finish in the chain of production – from raw material to distribution […]

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Cellulosic biofuels and perceptions of readiness, viability

Cellulosic biofuels and perceptions of readiness, viability

May 28, 2015 |

Readers rate 27 different cellulosic biofuels technologies on perceptions of commercial readiness, viability, reasons for skepticism, and levels of confidence and awareness. Recently, we asked Digest readers to rate 27 cellulosic biofuels technologies in terms of their perception of commercial readiness — a survey we conducted last fall and also in mid-2014. Our goal was […]

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EPA Issues 2014 and 2015 Cellulosic Waiver Credit prices

EPA Issues 2014 and 2015 Cellulosic Waiver Credit prices

March 25, 2015 |

In Washington, the EPA announced 2014 and 2015 Cellulosic Waiver Credit prices, and “a Clarification of the Data Sources Used in the Cellulosic Waiver Credit Price Calculation”. The EPA stated: EPA has calculated the CWC prices for 2014 and 2015 using the data sources and methodology specified in this rule, as described above. The CWC […]

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BP’s exit from cellulosic ethanol: the assets, the auction, the process, the timing, the skinny

BP’s exit from cellulosic ethanol: the assets, the auction, the process, the timing, the skinny

January 18, 2015 |

The complete details on BP’s exit and the considerable physical and intellectual assets available for acquisition, in part or in whole. As BP continues to reel from its oil leak capital calls and the impact of crashing oil prices, they dropped a bombshell in recent weeks: “The current challenging external business environment is resulting in […]

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Does the oil glut spell DOOM, GLOOM or BOOM for alternative fuels?

Does the oil glut spell DOOM, GLOOM or BOOM for alternative fuels?

December 15, 2014 |

How does $60 oil impact payback for natgas or hybrid electric vehicles, and cellulosic biofuels? The going assumption is that low oil prices are bad for alternative fuels — but it’s not always the case. Consider the competition. Quite a bit of ink has been spilled regarding hybrid electrics and natgas vehicles — as alternatives […]

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Who’s ready for prime-time, who’s on the way? The Cellulosic biofuels survey

Who’s ready for prime-time, who’s on the way? The Cellulosic biofuels survey

November 26, 2014 |

The Digesterati — that’s you! — look at cellulosic biofuels and viability in this detailed Digest survey. What do you think of when you think of some of the top brands — what are your expectations, and concerns? The readers speak! In this Digest survey, we asked you to rate a representative selection of cellulosic […]

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“What about that, er, cellulosic feedstock?”  Pacific Ag CEO Bill Levy on the where, when and how

“What about that, er, cellulosic feedstock?” Pacific Ag CEO Bill Levy on the where, when and how

November 18, 2014 |

Feedstock. Now that cellulosic ethanol has reached scale, it has replaced Motherhood and Apple Pie as staple faves for industry chat. Meanwhile, Pacific Ag has been rolling up the acres, getting it done. How’s it working, where are the challenges, how is energy transformation happening from the stalk on up. Pacific Ag CEO Bill Levy […]

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Earth to Cellulosic biofuels: Good to see you, buddy, what took so long? Part II

Earth to Cellulosic biofuels: Good to see you, buddy, what took so long? Part II

October 12, 2014 |

“The five years away forever” put to rest — but are there troubling waters still ahead? For whom, and why?  Part II of II Part I of our story is here. There’s a gigantic disconnect between two sections in the country as to whether the United States should be celebrating the success or the failure […]

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