Tag: LanzaTech

NZ Super Fund makes $60 million investment in LanzaTech

NZ Super Fund makes $60 million investment in LanzaTech

December 8, 2014 |

Takes Series D (last pre-commercial) venture round to $120 million. Financial path to commercial-scale and beyond now set — all eyes now on scale-up of the technology, and expansion from carbon monoxide to carbon dioxide as a feedstock, as well. In New Zealand, the New Zealand Superannuation Fund has made a US$60 million equity investment […]

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10 Must-See Hot Slides from ABLC Next 2014 – the Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference

10 Must-See Hot Slides from ABLC Next 2014 – the Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference

November 15, 2014 |

10 hot companies, 10 hot slides explaining where they are, what they’re up to, and where they are going, and when and how and why. Here are new slides from the Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference – ABLC Next 2014, as presented in San Francisco. We found these super-hot because they essayed three topics very much on […]

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Building Blocks: LanzaTech, IOC, NatureWorks, Calysta make strides on Omega-3s, lactic acid

Building Blocks: LanzaTech, IOC, NatureWorks, Calysta make strides on Omega-3s, lactic acid

November 3, 2014 |

In Illinois, LanzaTech and a research team from the IOC-DBT Center for Advanced Bio-Energy Research (an entity co-funded by India’s Department of Biotechnology and Indian Oil Corporation Limited) announced the development of a new process to recycle CO2 emissions into omega-3 rich fatty acids. Recycling carbon dioxide (CO2) gases as the sole carbon source for […]

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The 8 Habits of Highly Successful Biorefinery Developers: Looking at Alberta’s look at advanced biofuels

The 8 Habits of Highly Successful Biorefinery Developers: Looking at Alberta’s look at advanced biofuels

October 28, 2014 |

As Alberta looks at what might works for them in industrial biotech — Jacobs comes up with a useful take on Renmatix, GTI, LanzaTech, Enerkem, REG and OPX Bio — and 8 rules for getting it done, making it happen. While in Alberta last week, we came across a report commissioned by Alberta Innovates looking […]

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HSBC to join Virgin Atlantic, LanzaTech partnership for low carbon jet fuel

HSBC to join Virgin Atlantic, LanzaTech partnership for low carbon jet fuel

October 24, 2014 |

In the UK, Virgin Atlantic has announced that the UK’s largest bank, HSBC, is joining its partnership with LanzaTech in preparation for a world-first flight using a ground-breaking low carbon fuel. LanzaTech is developing a revolutionary fuel that sees waste gases from industrial steel production being captured, fermented and then chemically converted for use as […]

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Junk or treasure? Looking at carbon monoxide and LanzaTech

Junk or treasure? Looking at carbon monoxide and LanzaTech

October 15, 2014 |

A blogger levels an explosive set of charges at LanzaTech: “Khosla’s latest gangrene venture”, “thermodynamic junk”, “gangrene fake company”. Alleges that US Secretaries of Energy Moniz, Chu and Bodman were “bought out by special interests”. Why? What’s going on? We lay out the complete story, and look at the data, as LanzaTech responds.  In a note regarding LanzaTech circulated […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for October 10, 2014

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for October 10, 2014

October 12, 2014 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for the week in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials. “There’s nothing like a photo vote to help a company — in the strange and microscopic world of industrial biotechnology — to visualize its creativity, company spirit, and communicate a fun, positive […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes 10/6/2014

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes 10/6/2014

October 5, 2014 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for the week in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials. “There’s nothing like a photo vote to help a company — in the strange and microscopic world of industrial biotechnology — to visualize its creativity, company spirit, and communicate a fun, positive […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for the week of September 15, 2014

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for the week of September 15, 2014

September 21, 2014 |

Here are the winning photo votes chosen for the week starting 9/15/14 in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials. “There’s nothing like a photo vote to help a company — in the strange and microscopic world of industrial biotechnology — to visualize its creativity, company spirit, and communicate […]

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The Hottest Companies: LanzaTech Photo Votes for 2014-15

The Hottest Companies: LanzaTech Photo Votes for 2014-15

September 14, 2014 |

Here are the photo votes received for LanzaTech in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy, Renewable Chemicals & Biomaterials. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here.

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