Tag: LanzaTech

The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to LanzaTech/PNNL Syngas-to-ATJ Fuels

The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to LanzaTech/PNNL Syngas-to-ATJ Fuels

August 28, 2017 |

The US Department of Energy initiated a project to advance a hybrid conversion technology for catalytic upgrading of biomass-derived syngas to produce Alcohol-to-Jet fuel and chemicals while meeting the cost, quality and environmental requirements of the aviation industry. Ultimately the goal is to demonstrate that ethanol from gas fermentation is suitable for catalytic conversion to […]

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Becoming a Carbon Superhero: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to LanzaTech

Becoming a Carbon Superhero: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to LanzaTech

July 10, 2017 |

LanzaTech has developed a fully sustainable integrative gas to fuels and chemicals platform that has no impact on food, water security or high biodiversity land use. LanzaTech’s gas fermentation platform disrupts the current highly centralized global energy system by enabling the regional production of low-cost energy from local wastes and residues, including gases as varied […]

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New Computer Model Harnesses Ancient Biology for Climate Change Solution 

New Computer Model Harnesses Ancient Biology for Climate Change Solution 

June 11, 2017 |

In Illinois, a computer-based model developed by researchers at the Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) at the University of Queensland in Australia is now able to predict the optimal conditions for acetogenic carbon fixation, specifically for the species Clostridium autoethanogenum (C. auto), used by gas fermentation company LanzaTech. The results were released in […]

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DOE pushes renewable jet fuel towards commercial-scale with key grants to LanzaTech, Byogy, AVAPCO-led teams

DOE pushes renewable jet fuel towards commercial-scale with key grants to LanzaTech, Byogy, AVAPCO-led teams

December 30, 2016 |

In Washington, the Energy Department announced the selection of six projects for up to $12.9 million in federal funding, entitled, “Project Definition for Pilot- and Demonstration-Scale Manufacturing of Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biopower.” These projects, required to share the cost at a minimum of 50%, will develop and execute plans for the manufacturing of advanced or […]

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Old carbon, new jet fuels: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to LanzaTech’s ATJ jet fuel tech

Old carbon, new jet fuels: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to LanzaTech’s ATJ jet fuel tech

December 30, 2016 |

LanzaTech’s gas fermentation platform disrupts the current highly centralized global energy system by enabling the regional production of low-cost energy from local wastes and residues, including gases as varied as industrial flue gas, gasified biomass wastes and residues, biogas, and high-CO2 stranded natural gas. The company was originally founded in 2005 in New Zealand. The […]

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Lanzatech amongst six projects chosen by DOE for pilot scale biofuel projects

Lanzatech amongst six projects chosen by DOE for pilot scale biofuel projects

December 29, 2016 |

In Washington, the DOE announced the selection of six projects for up to $12.9 million in federal funding, entitled, “Project Definition for Pilot- and Demonstration-Scale Manufacturing of Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biopower.” These projects, required to share the cost at a minimum of 50%, will develop and execute plans for the manufacturing of advanced or cellulosic […]

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Virgin ♥ LanzaJet fuel: “A real game changer for aviation,” says Branson

Virgin ♥ LanzaJet fuel: “A real game changer for aviation,” says Branson

September 15, 2016 |

There’s good news on the LanzaJet front. For the first time ever, LanzaTech has produced 1,500 gallons of jet fuel, derived from waste industrial gases from steel mills, via a fermentation process. The fuel has passed all its initial performance tests with flying colors. The jet fuel is the result of a partnership between Virgin […]

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Virgin Atlantic and LanzaTech produce first 1,500 gallons of Lanzanol for ATJ

Virgin Atlantic and LanzaTech produce first 1,500 gallons of Lanzanol for ATJ

September 14, 2016 |

In the UK, an innovative low carbon fuel project has taken a significant step forward after successfully producing 1,500 US gallons of jet fuel. The breakthrough towards developing commercially viable low carbon fuel is the result of a partnership between Virgin Atlantic and LanzaTech. Since 2011 they have been committed to producing the world’s first […]

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Stora Enso, Amyris, LanzaTech, Novozymes, REG create winning Photo Votes for January 12, 2016 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

Stora Enso, Amyris, LanzaTech, Novozymes, REG create winning Photo Votes for January 12, 2016 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

January 12, 2016 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for this week in the 2016 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy competition. Amyris, REG (3 winners), Stora Enso, LanzaTech (4 winners) and Novozymes took home the winning bonus votes this week. Voting continues through January 15th, 2016 at 5pm ET. “There’s nothing like a photo vote to help a company,” said Digest editor […]

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E Pluribus, Unum: LanzaTech, Global Bioenergies demonstrate The Biotechnology App Store

E Pluribus, Unum: LanzaTech, Global Bioenergies demonstrate The Biotechnology App Store

January 10, 2016 |

As Global Bioenergies, LanzaTech tighten isobutene partnership, the era of “swap-in, swap out” biorefining microbes comes clearer, closer In France, Global Bioenergies  and LanzaTech signed a new collaboration agreement to broaden the feedstock flexibility of Global Bioenergies’ Isobutene process and the product-portfolio of LanzaTech’s carbon capture technology.  The news illustrates a new trend in the […]

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