Tag: Gevo

Gevo working on bringing down isobutanol production costs to $3 per gallon

Gevo working on bringing down isobutanol production costs to $3 per gallon

November 17, 2016 |

In Colorado, on the back of major market breakthroughs such as its first commercial cellulosic ATJ flight and supplying isobutanol in vehicle blends in Houston, Gevo says it is working to get its variable production costs down to between $3 and $3.50 per gallon. That would allow it to sell its isobutanol at no more […]

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Gevo’s first ATJ flight held Monday between Seattle and DC

Gevo’s first ATJ flight held Monday between Seattle and DC

November 14, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced that the first commercial flight using Gevo’s cellulosic renewable alcohol to jet fuel (ATJ) is expected to take place Monday originating in Seattle and flying to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Monday’s flight follows on the back of the two commercial flights that were flown by Alaska Airlines on Gevo’s ATJ […]

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Gevo Enters On-Road Automobile Gasoline Market in Houston

Gevo Enters On-Road Automobile Gasoline Market in Houston

November 13, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo’s gasoline blended with its isobutanol and marketed for use in automobiles has begun to be sold in the Houston area.  This marks the first time that Gevo’s isobutanol has been specifically targeted towards on-road vehicles. Previously, Gevo and its partners have focused on specialty markets such as marinas and off-road engines. Musket […]

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Gevo produces cellulosic renewable jet fuel for commercial flights

Gevo produces cellulosic renewable jet fuel for commercial flights

October 12, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo, Inc., announced that it has completed production of the world’s first cellulosic renewable jet fuel that is specified for commercial flights.  Gevo successfully adapted its patented technologies to convert cellulosic sugars derived from wood waste into renewable isobutanol, which was then further converted into Gevo’s Alcohol-to-Jet (ATJ) fuel. This ATJ meets the […]

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Gevo agrees five-year offtake agreement with Lufthansa for 40 million gallons of ATJ

Gevo agrees five-year offtake agreement with Lufthansa for 40 million gallons of ATJ

September 8, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo announced that it has entered into a heads of agreement with Deutsche Lufthansa AG to supply Gevo’s alcohol-to-jet fuel (ATJ) from its first commercial hydrocarbons facility, intended to be built in Luverne, MN.  The terms of the agreement contemplate Lufthansa purchasing up to 8 million gallons per year of ATJ from Gevo, […]

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Gevo, Lufthansa rock markets with renewable jet fuel deal 

Gevo, Lufthansa rock markets with renewable jet fuel deal 

September 8, 2016 |

In Colorado, Gevo has entered into a heads of agreement with Lufthansa to supply Gevo’s alcohol-to-jet fuel from its first commercial hydrocarbon facility, intended to be built in Luverne, MN.  The terms of the agreement contemplate Lufthansa purchasing up to 8 million gallons per year of ATJ from Gevo, or up to 40 million gallons […]

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Welcome to Aviation Biofuels math class with Mr. Mercutio

Welcome to Aviation Biofuels math class with Mr. Mercutio

August 30, 2016 |

If you were reading BBC’s coverage of the aviation biofuels space yesterday, you would have seen the provocative headline: Wood fuel plan to cut plane CO2 branded as ‘pipe dream’ Then would have looked in vain for the quoted reference to “pipe dream”…because there wasn’t one. Just the invention of a bored editor. If that gives […]

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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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