Tag: Novozymes

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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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Novozymes Photo Votes for 2015-16

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Novozymes Photo Votes for 2015-16

December 21, 2015 |

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

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Novozymes slams EU’s State of the Energy Union for shortsightedness

Novozymes slams EU’s State of the Energy Union for shortsightedness

November 18, 2015 |

In Belgium, the European Commission released its 1st State of the Energy Union, presented by Vice-President Šefčovič. Thomas Nagy, Executive Vice-President of Novozymes, does not agree the policy went far enough in addressing how the European Union consumes fossil fuels. “The State of the Energy Union presented today by Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič falls short in […]

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Novozymes is ranked #1 science employer in the world by Science magazine

Novozymes is ranked #1 science employer in the world by Science magazine

November 1, 2015 |

In Denmark, Novozymes reached #1 in Science Magazine’s annual Top Employers Survey today. The survey polls employees in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and related industries to determine the 20 best employers globally. The key driving characteristics of the ranking were ‘Innovative leader in the industry’, ‘Treats employees with respect’ and ‘Is socially responsible’. “We are very […]

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Beta Renewables, Novozymes and CVC India sign MOU for Punjab project

Beta Renewables, Novozymes and CVC India sign MOU for Punjab project

October 29, 2015 |

In India, Beta Renewables, Novozymes and CVC India Infrastructure Pvt. have signed an MOU to develop a biorefinery in Punjab using wheat and paddy straw as feedstock. The previously announced project and plans for five more around the country will require investment of around $1 billion. The MOU was signed at a renewable energy summit […]

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Novozymes launches new enzyme to boost corn ethanol production

Novozymes launches new enzyme to boost corn ethanol production

October 27, 2015 |

In Denmark, Novozymes announced the launch of Avantec Amp, an advanced enzyme product that improves yield and throughput in corn ethanol production, while increasing corn oil extraction and significantly reducing the need for several harsh chemicals used in ethanol production. By switching from standard enzyme technology to Avantec Amp, a typical ethanol plant with a […]

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Novozymes Q3 2015 update: The Digest’s 8-Slide Guide

Novozymes Q3 2015 update: The Digest’s 8-Slide Guide

October 25, 2015 |

Novozymes is “the world leader in bioinnovation”. The company’s business is industrial enzymes, microorganisms, and biopharmaceutical ingredients. Novozymes’ biological solutions help companies make more from less, save energy and raw materials, and reduce waste. The result is higher quality, lower costs, lower CO2 emissions, better lives and a better environment. With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations […]

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Novozymes releases new alpha-amylase effective at low pH

Novozymes releases new alpha-amylase effective at low pH

September 22, 2015 |

In Denmark, Novozymes announced the launch of a new enzyme for ethanol producers who want to reduce their use of chemicals without sacrificing yield. Liquozyme LpH is an alpha-amylase effective at low pH that thins the mash by breaking down starch into shorter dextrin chains. A more fluid mash ensures more efficient operational performance for ethanol […]

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Novozymes CEO says leaders must make strong demands for carbon transition at COP21

Novozymes CEO says leaders must make strong demands for carbon transition at COP21

September 8, 2015 |

In Denmark, in an interview with Clean Technica, the CEO of Novozymes has called on global leaders to be bold at the COP21 in Paris and agree to “firm and aggressive numbers” for reducing climate changing GHG emissions with an eye to increased use of biofuels, both conventional and biomass-based advanced biofuels. With the clear […]

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Novozymes cuts full-year sales forecast, but says profits remain on target: “Need to increase growth” says CEO

Novozymes cuts full-year sales forecast, but says profits remain on target: “Need to increase growth” says CEO

August 9, 2015 |

In Denmark, Novozymes announced that sales grew by 5% organically and by 15% in DKK compared with 1H 2014. EBIT grew by 12%, and the EBIT margin was 27.2%. Adjusting for the one-time impact from The BioAg Alliance in Q1 2014, EBIT grew by ~20%, and the EBIT margin expanded by ~1 percentage point compared […]

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