Tag: Florida

Ek Laboratories develops drop-in JP-8 for military

Ek Laboratories develops drop-in JP-8 for military

July 19, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. announced that as the scientific and engineering team at subsidiary Ek Laboratories continues to optimize the CTS process for dry distiller’s grain (DDG) and various other cellulose biomass, the team has developed a pathway to produce JP-8, an advanced military grade aviation biofuel, at the suggestion of government officials […]

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Researchers working on sorghum genetics to boost its use for bioenergy

Researchers working on sorghum genetics to boost its use for bioenergy

July 18, 2016 |

In Florida, new research examines how genetic improvement of specific sorghum traits, with an eye toward sustainability, could help maximize the usefulness of sorghum as a bioenergy crop. The work was conducted by researchers from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Washington State University in Pullman, the USDA-ARS in Lincoln, Nebraska, and the University of […]

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Alliance BioEnergy Plus to sub-license technology to Colombia

Alliance BioEnergy Plus to sub-license technology to Colombia

June 30, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus announced it has received an LOI from Smart Business International Trading, S.A.S (Smart Business) of Bogata, Columbia for the purchase of an initial sub-license to install and use ALLM’s patented CTS cellulose conversion technology. A single plant sub-license carries a $5,000,000.00 sub-license fee plus a yearly royalty based on the […]

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Two more RIN fraudsters plead guilty

Two more RIN fraudsters plead guilty

June 27, 2016 |

In Florida, Thomas Davanzo, of Estero, Florida, and Robert Fedyna, of Naples, Florida, pleaded guilty on Friday for their participation in a multi-state scheme to defraud biodiesel buyers and U.S. taxpayers by fraudulently selling biodiesel credits and fraudulently claiming tax credits, announced Assistant Attorney General John C. Cruden of the Justice Department’s Environment and Natural […]

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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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