Tag: Fiagril

Transformation time for Brazilian energy, agriculture

Transformation time for Brazilian energy, agriculture

August 17, 2017 |

There he goes again. Bruce Rastetter, that is. It wasn’t enough to be one of the transformers of the US ethanol industry with the development of Hawkeye Renewables and its 450 million gallons of capacity. When Thomas H. Lee Partners bought 80% of the company in 2006 for a reported $312 million (some sources put […]

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Jatropha Loves to Fly and It Shows

Jatropha Loves to Fly and It Shows

January 29, 2013 |

It is becoming increasingly evident that, in the near-term, acute demand for aviation biofuel is going, one way or another, to result in heavy demand for jatropha and jatropha oil-based fuels. New deals for SGB in Brazil are confirming the trend. There, at the head of the pack, well down the track from everyone else […]

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