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NRL signs JV with Chempolis and Fortum for Indian bamboo-based biorefinery

NRL signs JV with Chempolis and Fortum for Indian bamboo-based biorefinery

June 13, 2018 |

In India, Numaligarh Refinery Limited has taken a giant step forward by establishing a joint venture, Assam Bio-Refinery Pvt. Limited (ABRPL) with equity participation of M/s Chempolis Oy of Finland and M/s Fortum 3 B.V. of Netherland to build and operate the first of its kind Bio Refinery in India which would generate renewable green fuel-bioethanol, other valuable […]

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Chemopolis creates JV with Fortum and NRL for Indian bamboo biorefinery

Chemopolis creates JV with Fortum and NRL for Indian bamboo biorefinery

May 3, 2018 |

In Finland, biorefining technology company Chempolis, the Finnish energy company Fortum, and Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL), a state-owned Indian oil company, have formed a joint venture to construct a biorefinery in the state of Assam in Northeast India. The joint venture will own the biorefinery. Construction work will begin in the autumn of 2018, with […]

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NRL signs MOU for 150,000 tons of bamboo for planned Chempolis cellulosic ethanol plant

NRL signs MOU for 150,000 tons of bamboo for planned Chempolis cellulosic ethanol plant

November 22, 2017 |

In India, Numaligarh Refinery Ltd signed an MOU to secure 150,000 metric tons of bamboo annually from the Manipur region to supply its planned cellulosic ethanol plant with Finland’s Chempolis. The agreement is expected to lead towards the creation of bamboo processing clusters that will help farmers add value to their bamboo plantations.  The $146.7 […]

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Chempolis signs term sheet with NRL for Indian biorefinery

Chempolis signs term sheet with NRL for Indian biorefinery

February 13, 2017 |

In India, Chempolis has signed a term sheet with Numaligarh Refinery Limited for a joint venture in the construction of the country’s first biorefinery that will produce ethanol, furfural and acetic acid from bamboo and other non-food feedstocks. The Assam-based facility will produce 49,000 metric tons of ethanol annually, a project that was first announced back in […]

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Chempolis’ cellulosic ethanol technology heads for commercial-scale in India

Chempolis’ cellulosic ethanol technology heads for commercial-scale in India

February 15, 2016 |

Chempolis’ multi-year quest to build cellulosic ethanol in India finds a happy landing. In India, €110 million joint venture cellulosic ethanol project  of Chempolis Ltd and Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) is moving towards construction after getting approval from NRL’s board. The project is expected to come online by 2019. The when and where The bamboo-based […]

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Chemopolis to build bamboo-based ethanol plant in India for NRL

Chemopolis to build bamboo-based ethanol plant in India for NRL

December 8, 2015 |

In India, government-owned Numaligarh Refinery Limited has teamed with Chemopolis to set up an ethanol plant that will use bamboo as feedstock. In order to source the required bamboo, NRL has just signed an MOU with Nagaland Bamboo Development Agency for supply of 200,000 metric tons of semi-processed bamboo annually. The deal is expected to […]

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Chempolis, NRL sign MOU for Indian bamboo ethanol plant

Chempolis, NRL sign MOU for Indian bamboo ethanol plant

September 15, 2014 |

In Finland, Chempolis and Numaligarh Refinery Limited have signed an MOU to jointly study to build a biorefinery in Northeastern Indian (Assam) to produce ethanol from bamboo with furfural and acetic acid produced as co-products. The announcement comes almost a year after Chempolis signed an MOU with ONGC, India’s leading oil & gas exploration company. […]

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