Tag: Primus Green Energy

Primus Green Energy to raise $50-$100M for renewable gasoline project

Primus Green Energy to raise $50-$100M for renewable gasoline project

February 15, 2012 |

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy plans to raise $50 million to $100 million to this year to take its wood pellets-to-drop-in gasoline demonstration plant, which should be online by year’s end, to commercial scale by 2015. The process was first developed by Princeton University by its co-founder in 2007 who originally raised $40 million […]

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Primus Green Energy pilot confirms renewable gasoline production potential

Primus Green Energy pilot confirms renewable gasoline production potential

October 12, 2011 |

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy successfully proved its pilot scale production is capable of producing “drop-in” standard gasoline that achieves 25 percent longer runtime than regular unleaded fuel. During the company’s pilot scale production test its integrated solution of converting biomass to drop-in fuel was in continuous operation. The company plans to build its […]

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Primus Green Energy looking at New Jersey for biomass pellet factory

Primus Green Energy looking at New Jersey for biomass pellet factory

September 21, 2011 |

In New Jersey, Primus Green Energy is in talks with Plainsfield Township regarding the potential siting of a biomass pellet production facility that would use miscanthus and waste wood as a feedstock. The company already has an MOU with Jaindl Farms to grow 3,100 acres of miscanthus. Primus has applied for a $35 million USDA […]

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Primus Green Energy expands New Jersey drop-in fuels facility

Primus Green Energy expands New Jersey drop-in fuels facility

September 9, 2011 |

In New Jersey, Primus Green reports they have expanded its U.S.-based development facility in New Jersey, enabling the company to build its complete, integrated thermal-chemical process for converting biomass into gasoline. Primus plans to build its first commercial facility in Pennsylvania. The company will leverage the benefits of its partnerships with local farms for agricultural […]

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