Tag: Oberon Fuels

Carbon negative, compression ignition: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

Carbon negative, compression ignition: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

October 25, 2017 |

Oberon Fuels is facilitating the growth of the DME transportation industry by converting biogas and other hydrocarbon rich waste streams to higher valued commodities such as DME. Using its proprietary small-scale process, Oberon makes DME and methanol from various methane and carbon dioxide sources. In 2013, Oberon Fuels pilot plant, in Brawley, California, produced the […]

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Walk This Way: NYC agrees to Run D.M.E. in new fuels trial

Walk This Way: NYC agrees to Run D.M.E. in new fuels trial

January 15, 2017 |

A generation ago, a group known as Run-D.M.C. came Straight Outta New York City with the idea that you could make it out of the underground world of hip-hop and to the world of mainstream music with chart-topping anthems that were true to their roots. After a partnership with Aerosmith resulted in the best version […]

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Replacing diesel: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

Replacing diesel: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

December 31, 2016 |

Oberon Fuels is facilitating the growth of the DME transportation industry by converting biogas and other hydrocarbon rich waste streams to higher valued commodities such as DME. Using its proprietary small-scale process, Oberon makes DME and methanol from various methane and carbon dioxide sources. In 2013, Oberon Fuels pilot plant, in Brawley, California, produced the […]

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Simple Fuel, Engine, Infrastructure: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

Simple Fuel, Engine, Infrastructure: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

June 26, 2016 |

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Simple Fuel, Simple Engine, Simple Infrastructure: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

Simple Fuel, Simple Engine, Simple Infrastructure: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

November 17, 2015 |

Oberon Fuels is facilitating the growth of the DME transportation industry by converting biogas and other hydrocarbon rich waste streams to higher valued commodities such as DME. Using its proprietary small-scale process, Oberon makes DME and methanol from various methane and carbon dioxide sources. In 2013, Oberon Fuels’ pilot plant, in Brawley, California, produced the first fuel-grade DME in North America. This […]

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Oberon Fuels partners with Ford and other partners to research DME and OME in passenger cars

Oberon Fuels partners with Ford and other partners to research DME and OME in passenger cars

September 18, 2015 |

In Michigan, Oberon Fuels is partnering with Ford Motor Company, Forschungsvereinigung Verbrennungskraftmaschinen e. V. (FVV), and other FVV member companies on a 3-year, EUR3.5 million project to research, analyze and test the potential of DME and oligomethyl ether (OME) fuel in passenger cars and heavy-duty truck engines, and ultimately build the world’s first production passenger car powered by DME […]

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Oberon Fuels, Ford and FVV partner to build, fuel, and test the world’s first production passenger car powered by DME

Oberon Fuels, Ford and FVV partner to build, fuel, and test the world’s first production passenger car powered by DME

September 16, 2015 |

In California, Oberon Fuels. Ford Motor Company, and FVV have partnered on a 3-year, €3.5M project to research, analyze and test the potential of dimethyl ether and OME fuel in passenger cars and heavy-duty truck engines, and ultimately build the world’s first production passenger car powered by DME for on-road testing. New car based on the Ford […]

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Methanol’s Moment: With low prices, and proven process, is meth your new best friend?

Methanol’s Moment: With low prices, and proven process, is meth your new best friend?

September 10, 2015 |

Methanol is gaining momentum as a low-carbon fuels target, as Enerkem starts producing in Edmonton. Why methanol, why now? Here, we look at the technology and market rationale for this rising trend. As we reported earlier this week, Enerkem has initiated methanol production at its Edmonton waste-to-fuels facility, and has raised an additional $115M in financing. […]

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Dimethyl ether as a new diesel alternative fuel: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

Dimethyl ether as a new diesel alternative fuel: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Oberon Fuels

September 1, 2015 |

Oberon Fuels is launching DME (dimethyl ether) in North America as a clean-burning, alternative to diesel. Using various, domestic feedstocks such as food and green waste and natural gas, Oberon has developed a modular, small-scale process that cost-effectively converts a variety of methane DME is a clean-burning, non-toxic fuel that can be derived from renewable […]

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Oberon Fuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Oberon Fuels: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

April 13, 2015 |

Oberon Fuels is launching DME (dimethyl ether) in North America as a clean-burning, alternative to diesel. Using various, domestic feedstocks such as food and green waste and natural gas, Oberon has developed a modular, small-scale process that cost-effectively converts a variety of methane DME is a clean-burning, non-toxic fuel that can be derived from renewable […]

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