Tag: Florida

Alliance BioEnergy Plus reaches DDG milestone

Alliance BioEnergy Plus reaches DDG milestone

June 14, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus announced that with the senior science officers of a large U.S. ethanol producer present, the CTS process produced fermentable sugars from Distillers Grain (DDG) as a result of a series of controlled tests, repeated over several days.  Samples were taken back to the Ethanol Producers world-class laboratories and through normal […]

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Florida financier funds Spanish UCO biodiesel producer

Florida financier funds Spanish UCO biodiesel producer

May 24, 2016 |

In Florida, Trade Finance Solutions Inc. provided EUR4.0 million in supplier credit and factoring facilities to a Spain-based manufacturer of biodiesel fuel. The facilities will enhance the company’s cash flow by providing extended payment terms to vendors and access to working capital to support its growth strategy. This innovative company takes recycled vegetable oil and […]

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University of Illinois and the University of Florida get ARPA-E funding for biofuel crop research

University of Illinois and the University of Florida get ARPA-E funding for biofuel crop research

May 10, 2016 |

In Illinois and Florida, researchers from University of Illinois and the University of Florida have been awarded a third round of funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to realize ultra-productive biofuel crops. ARPA-E supports initial research for high-potential, high-impact energy technologies to show proof of concept prior to private-sector investment. […]

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Alliance Bioenergy Plus proves CTS technology can extract 100% sugar from most cellulosic feedstocks

Alliance Bioenergy Plus proves CTS technology can extract 100% sugar from most cellulosic feedstocks

May 4, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. announced the successful completion of its yearlong efforts to optimize its patented CTS technology to extract 100% of the sugar from virtually any cellulosic feed-stock after having it completed and proven by major industry ethanol producers. The Company would also like to announce that over the past several months […]

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Alliance BioEnergy Plus tests shows technology bolts on cellulosic ethanol production

Alliance BioEnergy Plus tests shows technology bolts on cellulosic ethanol production

April 21, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. released the results from its most recent testing of corn ethanol Distillers Grains (DDG) and Corn Kernel fiber that has been conducted at its laboratories and pilot facility, Ek Laboratories. The tests have been part of the Company’s mission to develop and build a Bolt-On cellulosic ethanol solution in […]

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Indian River Bio Diesel looks to expand UCO biodiesel production to second facility

Indian River Bio Diesel looks to expand UCO biodiesel production to second facility

March 22, 2016 |

In Florida, Indian River Bio Diesel is seeking permission to produce 250,000 gallons of used cooking oil biodiesel per month in Fort Pierce. A hearing for the facility’s condition use permit is set for Monday. The plan is for UCO and biodiesel to be transported by truck, up to 85 per day, but the company […]

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Alliance BioEnergy Plus secures $1.5 million investment

Alliance BioEnergy Plus secures $1.5 million investment

March 22, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. announced it has entered into an agreement with United States Regional Economic Development Authority and Carbolosic Energy 1, LLLP (“Energy 1”) for a combined investment of more than $1.5 million in exchange for shares of common stock and warrants in the Company. This agreement, which was disclosed in the […]

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University of Florida researchers may have found key to algae fuel conversion

University of Florida researchers may have found key to algae fuel conversion

March 10, 2016 |

In Florida, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers may have found a key to converting algae to fuel. The scientists have found what researchers call a “transcription factor,” called ROC40. Bala Rathinasabapathi, a UF/IFAS professor of horticultural sciences, likened a transcription factor’s role in controlling the expression of many genes inside […]

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Alliance BioEnergy Plus processes show major benefits to ethanol plants’ bottom line

Alliance BioEnergy Plus processes show major benefits to ethanol plants’ bottom line

March 8, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. announced after additional testing at a 55 million gallon a year (mmgy) ethanol plant in Illinois, the Harvesting Technology CoProMax process when combined with the ALLM CTS process, offers an opportunity to add more than $17 million to the bottom-line of an existing 55 mmgy corn ethanol plant, without […]

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Growth Energy says industry must target 2 billion gallons of ethanol exports for 2022

Growth Energy says industry must target 2 billion gallons of ethanol exports for 2022

February 24, 2016 |

In Florida, with ethanol production capacity about 1 billion gallons above mandated demand, Growth Energy says ethanol exports need to target 2 billion gallons by 2022 to keep up with production and consumption trends, far above the 836 million gallons exported in 2015 and the 800 million gallon surplus so far expected for 2016. “This […]

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