Tag: Front Range Energy

Front Range to produce 7% of ethanol from wood in 2014

Front Range to produce 7% of ethanol from wood in 2014

February 13, 2013 |

In Colorado, Front Range Energy says it has successfully test its wood-to-ethanol technology which is hopes to scale up next year. The company is using Sweetwater Energy’s technology to process biomass into sugars under a 15-year, $100 million deal. The traditionally corn-based ethanol producer says it hopes to produce 7% of its ethanol volume from […]

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Sugar Rush: Sweetwater, Front Range ink $100M cellulosic biofuels deal

Sugar Rush: Sweetwater, Front Range ink $100M cellulosic biofuels deal

January 16, 2013 |

Front Range becomes third ethanol plant in 3 weeks to head for cost reductions, RIN opportunities with advanced feedstocks, technology. Sweetwater Energy’s deal-flow-a-go-go. In New York, Sweetwater Energy announced a 15-year commercial agreement with Colorado-based Front Range Energy, to supply renewable sugars for up to 3.6 million gallons of cellulosic ethanol per year during the […]

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