Tag: Florida

Florida ethanol railcar derailment appears not to have spilled a drop

Florida ethanol railcar derailment appears not to have spilled a drop

September 7, 2016 |

In Florida, ethanol spilled following a train derailment Tuesday afternoon in Port Everglades when nine cars carrying 20,000 gallons of ethanol each came off the tracks. Another 11 cars carrying the same amount of fuel remained on the tracks. No leaks were reported however and the product was said to have remained intact thanks to […]

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INEOS Bio selling 8 MGY demo plant in Florida

INEOS Bio selling 8 MGY demo plant in Florida

September 6, 2016 |

In Florida, INEOS Bio is putting its $130 million 8 million gallon per year demonstration facility up for sale, though it hasn’t said why or how much it’s asking for. The plant has produced ethanol from a wide range of waste feedstocks from yard clippings to pallet wood waste. The facility is thought to have […]

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Alliance BioEnergy teams with DcR to commercialize CTS

Alliance BioEnergy teams with DcR to commercialize CTS

August 17, 2016 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. announced it has entered into a Letter of Intent agreement  with DcR Engineering Services, Inc. (DCR) to provide Sales Representation and Support for the purpose of bringing ALLM’s CTS process technology to specific Industrial and Commercial Markets including those presently being serviced by DCR and those building new ethanol […]

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University of Florida researchers look at industrial sweet potato variety as biofuel feedstock

University of Florida researchers look at industrial sweet potato variety as biofuel feedstock

August 8, 2016 |

In Florida, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers have found that sweet potato vines, usually thrown out during harvest, can serve well as livestock feed while the roots are an ideal source for biofuel. This could be a key finding for the agriculture industry in Florida and to biofuel needs worldwide. According […]

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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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