Tag: Gevo

Gevo heads out to sea: A clever escape into marine biofuels, or a watery grave ahead?

Gevo heads out to sea: A clever escape into marine biofuels, or a watery grave ahead?

August 10, 2016 |

This week, Gevo reported its Q2 financial results, reaffirmed its guidance on production cost targets, lengthened out the timing on its production targets, and placed all the near-term chips on marine biofuels. Market reaction was generally pretty hateful, with the stock dropping 33% today. Investors seem to have translating Gevo’s messaging thus: Gevo says: We’re […]

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Alaska Airlines flies two commercials flights on Gevo’s ATJ

Alaska Airlines flies two commercials flights on Gevo’s ATJ

June 8, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo, Inc. announced that the first two commercial flights using Gevo’s renewable alcohol to jet fuel (ATJ) took place Tuesday originating in Seattle and flying to San Francisco International Airport and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, respectively. The event marks a successful step toward new fuels that help airlines to reduce their greenhouse […]

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Alaska Airlines now flying on Gevo fuels: renewable jet fuel made from alcohol

Alaska Airlines now flying on Gevo fuels: renewable jet fuel made from alcohol

June 8, 2016 |

If you are an ardent follower of the stock market, or even perhaps the Biofuels Digest Index equities, you would have noticed yesterday that Gevo’s stock rose by more than 50 percent on a single trading day, with a gigantic rise in the trading volume to nearly 45 million shares, almost 15X the normal trading volume. Today, […]

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Gevo looking at all options to secure enough financing to move forward

Gevo looking at all options to secure enough financing to move forward

May 31, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo has hired Cowen & Company to advise on securing the development capital required to get to commercial viability, with all options from sale to joint venture to private placements or whatever it takes to get the company on solid footing. In a March 12 SEC filing, the company made a “going concern” […]

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Clariant to scale up Gevo’s technology

Clariant to scale up Gevo’s technology

May 19, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo Inc. had announced that it has entered into an agreement with Clariant Corp., one of the world’s leading specialty chemical companies, to develop catalysts to enable Gevo’s ethanol-to-olefins (ETO) technology. As previously disclosed, Gevo’s ETO technology, which uses ethanol as a feedstock, produces tailored mixes of propylene, isobutylene and hydrogen, which are […]

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Baseball, the Trade Deadline, and the Industrial Bioeconomy

Baseball, the Trade Deadline, and the Industrial Bioeconomy

May 16, 2016 |

Every July in American baseball a quiet shake-up occurs around what’s known as the trade deadline.  Right at the trade deadline, players rosters come under the microscope. Are we getting enough home runs from the right fielder? Could we find a cheaper options for first base? At that time, some teams are in the hunt […]

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Gevo announces 2015 Q4 results, to restart isobutanol production at Luverne facility

Gevo announces 2015 Q4 results, to restart isobutanol production at Luverne facility

April 4, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced its FY 2015 Q4 results with revenue of $7.3 million for the quarter. The company also announced it would resume isobutanol production at its Luverne, Minnesota plant, which it paused in 2015 in order to perform $5 million in upgrades to the facility. The plant maintains a target of up to […]

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Gevo to offer Series C, F and H investment opportunieis

Gevo to offer Series C, F and H investment opportunieis

March 29, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced that it intends to offer and sell, subject to market and other conditions, Series C units, with each Series C unit consisting of one share of common stock, Series F warrants to purchase a certain number of shares of common stock and Series H warrants to purchase a certain number of […]

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Gevo’s Alcohol to Jet Fuel clears key ASTM hurdle

Gevo’s Alcohol to Jet Fuel clears key ASTM hurdle

March 28, 2016 |

First commercial test flight with Alaska Airlines comes closer In Colorado, ASTM International Committee D02 on Petroleum Products, Liquid Fuels, and Lubricants and Subcommittee D02.J on Aviation Fuel passed a concurrent ballot this week approving the revision of ASTM D7566 (Standard Specification for Aviation Turbine Fuel Containing Synthesized Hydrocarbons) to include alcohol to jet synthetic […]

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4 advanced biofuel plants for Argentina as Porta, Gevo announce deal

4 advanced biofuel plants for Argentina as Porta, Gevo announce deal

February 2, 2016 |

Gevo and Porta are targeting the construction of at least four isobutanol plants in Argentina; first plant to be wholly owned by Porta, with a targeted production capacity of up to five million gallons per year In Colorado, Gevo has entered into a license agreement and a joint development agreement with Argentine ethanol distiller Porta […]

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