Tag: INEOS

Alliance Bioenergy submits offer for INEOS New Planet Bioenergy

Alliance Bioenergy submits offer for INEOS New Planet Bioenergy

February 23, 2017 |

In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus announced that it has submitted an offer to purchase a 145+ acre ethanol plant previously owned by INEOS New Planet Bioenergy in Vero Beach, FL. If successful the Company will begin to retrofit the front end of the facility immediately with its patented CTS process and quickly be converting local […]

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Alliance Bioenergy gets 90-day extension on mulch contract to nail INEOS buy

Alliance Bioenergy gets 90-day extension on mulch contract to nail INEOS buy

February 8, 2017 |

In Florida, Indian River County has agreed to go ahead and give Alliance Bioenergy the mulch contract that belonged to INEOS if it buys the facility it recently bid on following a unanimous vote by county commissioners to extend the contract by 90 days. The contract is currently expected to expire in March and was […]

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Florida county may give Alliance Bioenergy a boost as it tries to snag INEOS plant

Florida county may give Alliance Bioenergy a boost as it tries to snag INEOS plant

January 25, 2017 |

In Florida, Indian River County has provided Alliance Bioenergy some assurance that it would be granted INEOS’ yard waste supply contract should the bank controlling the facility approve the offer made to purchase it by proposing a 90-day extension on the contract past its expiry in March. Alliance says it will be financing the project […]

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Alliance Bioenergy submitted bid to take over INEOS Florida plant

Alliance Bioenergy submitted bid to take over INEOS Florida plant

January 19, 2017 |

In Florida, Alliance Bioenergy says it would be willing to come in and take over the closed INEOS plant and adapt its patented technology to the facility and get it back online quickly if the yard waste contract comes along with the deal. The company submitted an offer last week to Arbor Bank who currently […]

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Florida newspaper investigates how INEOS could fail with $129 million in public funds

Florida newspaper investigates how INEOS could fail with $129 million in public funds

January 18, 2017 |

In Florida, the TCPalm newspaper has reviewed thousands of documents resulting from a Freedom of Information Act request investigating why INEOS closed its yard waste-to-ethanol facility eight years after starting and after receiving $129 million in public funding. The facility closed on January 2. The investigation showed that 97% of the funds had few strings […]

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Digest feedback may help explain INEOS Bio’s high levels of HCN gas

Digest feedback may help explain INEOS Bio’s high levels of HCN gas

September 8, 2014 |

Last week, we reported that excessive levels of hydrogen cyanide gas have been resulting in low ethanol output at the INEOS Bio plant in Vero Beach — and that a scrubber is being installed and will be commissioned that is expected to alleviate the problem. Leaving the question of how a gas, at deadly levels to […]

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INEOS’s cellulosic ethanol plant expected to start producing by the 3rd quarter

INEOS’s cellulosic ethanol plant expected to start producing by the 3rd quarter

August 6, 2012 |

In Florida, INEOS’s cellulosic ethanol plant has entered the commissioning phase and is expected to be producing by the 3rd quarter, at full capacity by the end of the year. The plant represents a joint venture between INEOS and Florida-based New Planet Energy Florida, and with an 8MMgy capacity, it will use locally sourced waste […]

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The Hot Zone

The Hot Zone

June 11, 2012 |

Thermocatalytic biofuels projects are Going South – here’s who and why In US bioenergy as a whole, most of the attention has deservedly gone to the Midwestern states – by and large, that’s where the corn and soybean production calls home. Efforts to diversify the production of first generation biodiesel have been able to stretch, […]

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INEOS Bio breaks ground on landmark advanced biofuels facility in Florida

INEOS Bio breaks ground on landmark advanced biofuels facility in Florida

[ 0 ] February 10, 2011 |

For some time, critics of cellulosic ethanol (and even some supporters) have been known to ask rhetorically: “Where are the gallons?” followed by a deafening silence (or an extended discussion of the timescales involved in scaling up from bench, through pilot, to demonstration at commercial scale). Well, the time for the guffaws is over. So […]

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