Tag: SEKAB

Global Bioenergy teams with Sekab, Neste and others on EU-funded isobutene project

Global Bioenergy teams with Sekab, Neste and others on EU-funded isobutene project

May 15, 2018 |

In France, Global Bioenergies announced the start of a 3-year project to demonstrate a new value chain combining its Isobutene process with technologies developed by Sekab and Neste Engineering Solutions, two of Europe’s leading technology developers. The aim is to convert currently poorly valorised softwood residues into second-generation renewable isobutene for subsequent conversion into gasoline […]

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SEKAB signs partner agreement with Wine & Agro to distribute Russian ethanol

SEKAB signs partner agreement with Wine & Agro to distribute Russian ethanol

May 30, 2013 |

In Sweden,  SEKAB announced a partner agreement with Wine & Agro to act as a sales agent for the marketing and sale of Russian high quality bioethanol in the European market. Wine & Agro operates by Swiss independent director and has 10 years of experience in trading wine materials from Europe and Latin America to […]

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Davy Process Technology, SEKAB ink cellulosic biofuels marketing pact

Davy Process Technology, SEKAB ink cellulosic biofuels marketing pact

March 13, 2013 |

Davy Process Technology and SEKAB announced at World Biofuels Markets that they are embarking on a collaboration to develop and market CelluTech, SEKAB’s lignocellulosic based biorefinery technology. The technologies that constitute CelluTech were developed by SEKAB E-Technology in collaboration with Swedish universities. International experts have rated the CelluTechTM process among the most advanced methods to […]

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SEKAB’s cellulosic ethanol pilot to shut down in Sweden: finance woes

SEKAB’s cellulosic ethanol pilot to shut down in Sweden: finance woes

December 20, 2011 |

In Sweden, Sekab’s cellulosic ethanol plant in Örnsköldsvik that has been operating since 2004 will shut down due to a lack of funding. The project is short $2.9 million for 2012. Up until now, the facility has been operating thanks to funds from the European Union and from the Swedish Energy Agency, as well as […]

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SEKAB, Taurus demo yeast platform for cellulosic ethanol

SEKAB, Taurus demo yeast platform for cellulosic ethanol

[ 0 ] November 17, 2010 |

In Sweden, SEKAB E-Technology and Taurus Energy have successfully carried out a three-week long industrial demo scale evaluation of Taurus Energy’s yeast. The yeast has been specially developed, and, in contrast to ordinary yeast, it can ferment pentose as well as hexose. The trial, which was co-financed by the Swedish Energy Agency, also proves that […]

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Sekab, Taurus Energy technology may raise ethanol plant efficiency 40 percent

Sekab, Taurus Energy technology may raise ethanol plant efficiency 40 percent

[ 0 ] September 28, 2010 |

In Sweden, ethanol producer Sekab and Swedish technology specialist Taurus Energy will begin a two-month trial on ethanol production from corn waste next month in partnership with two Swedish universities, Chalmers University of Technology and Lund University. The trial involves development of improved yeast strains and more intensive sugar extraction that is expected to lead […]

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