Tag: Exelus

4 minutes with… Mitrajit Mukherjee, President, Exelus

4 minutes with… Mitrajit Mukherjee, President, Exelus

July 23, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. Exelus is developing a first-of-a-kind process to convert virtually any type of ligno-cellulosic biomass into a clean, environmentally friendly “Bio-naphtha” a paraffinic hydrocarbon similar to fossil-based light naphtha. Bio-naphtha can then be converted in a conventional refinery or petrochemical complex into a whole […]

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USDA, DOE grant $47M to eight new biorefining projects

USDA, DOE grant $47M to eight new biorefining projects

[ 2 ] May 6, 2011 |

Eight new projects in advanced biorefining feedstocks, processing, and logistics: who won, why they’re important In Washington, US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and US Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced a total of $47 million in grants to fund eight research and development projects that will support the production of biofuels, bioenergy and high-value biobased products […]

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