Tag: Gevo

Gevo to install Shockwave’s Thermodynamic Corn Fractionation Process at Luverne facility

Gevo to install Shockwave’s Thermodynamic Corn Fractionation Process at Luverne facility

August 14, 2018 |

In Colorado, Gevo, Inc. announced that it has entered into two separate operating leases and service agreements with Shockwave LLC to install Shockwave’s Thermodynamic Corn Fractionation Process as well as related technology and equipment at Gevo’s production facility in Luverne, MN whereby Shockwave is financing its equipment required for this multi-million dollar project and is providing […]

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Gevo boosts sales in Q2 by nearly 29% on year

Gevo boosts sales in Q2 by nearly 29% on year

August 8, 2018 |

In Colorado, Gevo reported that sales of its products increased by 28.9% for the three months ended June 30, 2018 compared to the same period in 2017, primarily due to increased production of ethanol and distiller grains. Gevo continued to benefit from the results of its ongoing efforts to reduce its overall cash burn, as […]

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Biofuels are rockin’ the boat in maritime sector

Biofuels are rockin’ the boat in maritime sector

July 22, 2018 |

Companies that rock the boat often end up leading the way for others. While some companies have paved the way for road transportation and others reached high in the sky for aviation, there are some big boats out there that are also looking for alternative renewable fuels. Here are some companies that are answering the […]

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Gevo opts for Royal DSM’s new eBOOST

Gevo opts for Royal DSM’s new eBOOST

June 27, 2018 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced that it has adopted Royal DSM’s new eBOOST™ yeast at its production facility in Luverne, MN for the enhanced production of ethanol.  eBOOST™ offers improved yields and enhanced profitability. “We were pleased to have worked with Royal DSM to trial its eBOOST™ solution as part of its commercialization phase.  We liked the results we […]

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Gevo signs supply agreement for alcohol-to-jet fuel with Avfuel

Gevo signs supply agreement for alcohol-to-jet fuel with Avfuel

June 21, 2018 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced that it has entered into a long-term agreement to supply its renewable alcohol-to-jet fuel (ATJ) to Avfuel Corporation, effective July 1, 2018. Avfuel is a leading global supplier of aviation fuel and services to all industry consumer groups, servicing more than 3,000 locations worldwide. The Supply Agreement with Avfuel is Gevo’s […]

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Gevo says EPA approval of 16% isobutanol or-road blends is a welcome booster

Gevo says EPA approval of 16% isobutanol or-road blends is a welcome booster

June 18, 2018 |

In Washington, on June 12, 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency announced the approval of isobutanol at a 16% blend level in gasoline for on-road use in automobiles.  Previous to this isobutanol had been approved for on-road use up to a 12.5% blend. Commenting on the announcement, Patrick Gruber, Chief Executive Officer of Gevo, said, “Blends […]

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Gevo extends distribution deal with Musket to market isobutanol

Gevo extends distribution deal with Musket to market isobutanol

February 8, 2018 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced that it has strengthened its existing relationship with Musket Corporation, a national fuel distributor under the umbrella of the Love’s Family of Companies, by amending its existing isobutanol supply agreement to provide Musket with the exclusive right to sell Gevo’s renewable isobutanol within a 300-mile radius of Houston, Texas.  This agreement […]

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Gevo still has its eye on making Luverne facility profitable

Gevo still has its eye on making Luverne facility profitable

January 3, 2018 |

In Colorado, Gevo’s goal is to aggregate enough confirmed commercial off-take to support the capital expense of expanding Gevo’s production facility based in Luverne, MN.  Gevo plans to expand its business development capabilities in 2018 to achieve this goal. Gevo is undertaking several initiatives to improve the cash flow profile of its business in 2018 […]

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Notes from Scaleville: the Global Bioenergies, Gevo and Siluria stories

Notes from Scaleville: the Global Bioenergies, Gevo and Siluria stories

December 17, 2017 |

This week we’ve received news from three companies that have struck out in search of new markets for their fundamental processes, and new applications for biotechnology in some ancient and ossified markets such as jet fuel, C3 chemicals and gasoline. The News from Global Bioenergies In France, Global Bioenergies has started the start of the […]

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Gevo switches to ethanol at Lucerne as it waits for isobutanol market to catch up

Gevo switches to ethanol at Lucerne as it waits for isobutanol market to catch up

November 8, 2017 |

In Colorado, Gevo said it decided to reduce its employee base at the Luverne Facility in October to better match industry norms in terms of staffing levels necessary to produce solely ethanol at the plant. It does not believe that this staffing reduction will impact its ability to periodically return to the co-production of isobutanol […]

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