Tag: debt

Alliance Bioenergy Plus restructures debt

Alliance Bioenergy Plus restructures debt

February 5, 2019 |

In Florida, Alliance Bioenergy Plus announced that a number of former insiders have agreed to subordinate over $2 million in debt so that repayments are only due out of future profits.  Alliance has successfully renegotiated down other smaller debts and continues its efforts to renegotiate additional obligations. Two disputes remain outstanding, one with the Company’s […]

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Pacific Ethanol pays last $17 million installment on West Coast plant debt

Pacific Ethanol pays last $17 million installment on West Coast plant debt

March 1, 2016 |

In California, Pacific Ethanol has at last paid of the last of its plant debit with a $17 million payment, though the company still holds $190 million in debt not associated with the West Coast plants as of the end of Q3. The company managed to buy the four ethanol plants back after they were […]

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Amyris converts $175M of debt to equity and lands $25M Private Placement

Amyris converts $175M of debt to equity and lands $25M Private Placement

July 28, 2015 |

In California, Amyris has signed definitive agreements for the conversion and restructuring of approximately $175 million of debt, to be converted to Amyris common stock, with an additional $5 million of debt converted into joint venture ownership by its joint-venture partner, Total. Simultaneously, Amyris signed definitive agreements for a $25-million private placement led by long-term […]

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Advanced Bioeconomy ventures raise $1.262 billion in past 12 months, up 3.2%

Advanced Bioeconomy ventures raise $1.262 billion in past 12 months, up 3.2%

April 28, 2015 |

44 deals, 37 companies; deal count jumps 16% but deal size drops 17% Here’s the complete skinny on who got what. In Florida, The Digest reports that 12 advanced bioeconomy ventures raised $1.262 billion in new capital in Q3 2014 through Q1 2015 for company development — and pilot, demonstration and commercial-scale projects. This compares […]

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The Biofuels Debt Offensive: New Perspectives, and 5-Minute Guide to the Players in financing at scale

The Biofuels Debt Offensive: New Perspectives, and 5-Minute Guide to the Players in financing at scale

May 7, 2014 |

In Part 3 of 3 in our series on commercial-scale financing, we look at the real problems, the new paradigm, the nature of de-risking, the role of strategics. Plus, a 5-Minute Guide to the Major Players in biobased financing at scale. In Part I of our series, we looked at the slowdown in bioenergy financing, […]

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The Biofuels’ Debt Offensive: Protection of the many, by the many, means finance for the many

The Biofuels’ Debt Offensive: Protection of the many, by the many, means finance for the many

May 6, 2014 |

As any farmer will tell you, it makes no difference if you plant the finest seed in the world in perfect conditions, and fail to protect the crop. Can changing the way we protect debtholders change lender and bondholder enthusiasm? In Part I of our series, we looked at the slowdown in bioenergy financing, the […]

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