Tag: Honeywell’s UOP

Fly the (environmentally) friendly skies: United to commence wide-scale aviation biofuels flights in 2014

Airline to buy 15 million gallons of drop-in, cost-competitive, sustainable aviation biofuel from AltAir — for flights departing LAX AltAir Fuels’ renewable jet fuel expected to achieve at least a 50 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions on a lifecycle basis In Illinois, United Airlines executed a definitive purchase agreement with AltAir Fuels, and has […]

June 5, 2013 More

Biofuels Digest’s 5-Minute Guides: first wave of company reports released

Biofuels Digest has released the first wave of its 5-Minute Guides – a “news you can use” digest on the leading companies in biofuels. Each 5-Minute Guide provides a company description, 3 top milestones for 2010-12 and projected for 2012-14, description of the business model; plus project info (location, feedstocks, product set, processing technology, capacity, […]

October 19, 2012 More

Midwest Aviation Sustainable Biofuels Initiative formed

In Illinois, United Airlines, Boeing, Honeywell’s UOP, the Chicago Department of Aviation and the Clean Energy Trust announced the formation of the Midwest Aviation Sustainable Biofuels Initiative (MASBI), designed to advance aviation biofuel development in a 12-state region holding significant promise for biomass feedstock, technology development, job creation and sustainable commercialization.

May 24, 2012 More

GlycosBio vs Honeywell's UOP: Who's the Best?

Background: This is a first round, Central Regional match-up between #12 seed GlycosBio and #5 seed Honeywell’s UOP in the 2011 Transformative Technologies tourney, from Biofuels Digest. Voting: Open to all Biofuels Digest subscribers. Voting links are in the Biofuels Digest daily newsletter. To subscribe (free), visit here. The winner gets: Most votes advances to […]

August 14, 2011 More