Tag: methanotroph

Biogas to fuels and chemicals: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Methanotroph R&D

Biogas to fuels and chemicals: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Methanotroph R&D

February 9, 2017 |

Can we enable the sustainable, nationwide production of biofuels that are compatible with transportation infrastructure, displace a share of petroleum‐derived fuels to reduce U.S. dependence on oil, and encourage the creation of a new domestic bioenergy industry According to an NREL-led team, methane-rich biogas offers a renewable alternative to natural gas as a feedstock and […]

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Intrexon: Will its GTL business arrive in 2018?

Intrexon: Will its GTL business arrive in 2018?

June 29, 2016 |

The indictment was handed down this week in The Motley Fool, which averred: Intrexon is…failing to learn the dangers of over-promising on manufacturing milestones. While investors have been told to expect the natural gas-to-fuels platform to be commercialized by 2018, real-world indicators essentially guarantee that won’t be the case — and hint that it won’t […]

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Meet Me at the World’s Flare; methane gas flaring, and the role of biobased tech

Meet Me at the World’s Flare; methane gas flaring, and the role of biobased tech

November 18, 2013 |

As stranded natural gas is poured into the atmosphere by the millions of tons each year — biologists are coming to the rescue with a new class of technologies. They’re designed to convert more “old methane” to higher value fuels and chemicals, and make more “new methane” via high-tech digesters that turn waste into liquid […]

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