Tag: Chemopolis

Chemopolis creates JV with Fortum and NRL for Indian bamboo biorefinery

Chemopolis creates JV with Fortum and NRL for Indian bamboo biorefinery

May 3, 2018 |

In Finland, biorefining technology company Chempolis, the Finnish energy company Fortum, and Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL), a state-owned Indian oil company, have formed a joint venture to construct a biorefinery in the state of Assam in Northeast India. The joint venture will own the biorefinery. Construction work will begin in the autumn of 2018, with […]

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Finnish PM under fire for potential conflict of interest over Chemopolis

Finnish PM under fire for potential conflict of interest over Chemopolis

January 10, 2017 |

In Finland, the Prime Minister is coming under fire for potential conflict of interest following investigations into the more than EUR10 million in government funding his former company Chemopolis has received along with a major buyout last year by a state-owned energy company despite the firm never having had commercial success. The Prime Minister’s adult […]

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Chemopolis expects Indian bamboo biorefinery to be online in three year

Chemopolis expects Indian bamboo biorefinery to be online in three year

February 11, 2016 |

In India, Chemopolis is preparing to have its first biorefinery in the country online in the next three years after signing with its local JV partner. The bamboo-based facility will be located in Assam, producing 49,000 metric tons of ethanol annually for supply to the country’s Eastern and Northeastern markets that are not so easily […]

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