Tag: Statoil

Statoil releases its new HVO from waste fats and vegetable oil

Statoil releases its new HVO from waste fats and vegetable oil

October 26, 2015 |

In Norway, Statoil has developed a new HVO from waste fats and vegetable oil called Eco-1 that it says reduces CO2 emissions by up to 85% while NOx and particles emissions are cut by around 10%. The fuel has not yet been approved by standards authorities, so using as it can void manufacturers’ warrantees. That […]

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Judge hired by Statoil shouldn’t have been involved in corruption case

Judge hired by Statoil shouldn’t have been involved in corruption case

July 2, 2014 |

In Norway, the Supervisory Committee For Judges has said that a judge overseeing a case of alleged corruption against biofuel entrepreneurs should not have been on the case because the allegations came from Statoil while the judge had been hired by Statoil—but continued serving as a district judge for another half a year.  

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CO2 Solutions announces agreement with Statoil

CO2 Solutions announces agreement with Statoil

March 14, 2013 |

In Canada, CO2 Solutions reports they have entered into an agreement with Statoil to provide certain project data and reports to the Norwegian-based international energy company. The data and reports are related to the pre-pilot phase of CO2 Solutions’ Alberta oil sands project. The value of this agreement is not being disclosed for competitive reasons […]

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Statoil, SES partner for ocean-based seaweed biofuels R&D

Statoil, SES partner for ocean-based seaweed biofuels R&D

March 12, 2012 |

In Norway, -Seaweed Energy Solutions has signed a cooperation agreement with Statoil, in which Statoil has agreed to co-fund SES’s ongoing technology development. The agreement includes plans for a large-scale demonstration project. It marks the first time that SES has won the backing of a leading energy company for its plan of developing seaweed as […]

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Statoil to distribute cellulosic ethanol from Borregaard

Statoil to distribute cellulosic ethanol from Borregaard

November 24, 2011 |

In Norway, Statoil will for the first time ever blend ethanol produced from Norwegian timber from the bio refinery Borregaard and will be available to Statoil customers who tank fuel95 at Statoil stations in the eastern region of Norway. Statoil Fuel & Retail in Norway has signed an agreement to buy all available ethanol from […]

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Solazyme, Amyris, Neste Oil, Ceres and Bunge among winners of Biofuels Digest Awards

Solazyme, Amyris, Neste Oil, Ceres and Bunge among winners of Biofuels Digest Awards

[ 0 ] December 29, 2010 |

In Florida, Biofuels Digest announced that Solazyme, Amyris, Neste Oil, Ceres and Bunge led this years roster of Biofuels Digest Award winners. The awards, first established in 2008, recognize excellence in the research, development and commercialization of biofuels, renewable chemicals and bio-based products. The awards are voted by the Biofuels Digest editorial board, based on […]

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Statoil invests, partners with BAL in macroalgae: How Big will Big Algae be?

Statoil invests, partners with BAL in macroalgae: How Big will Big Algae be?

[ 0 ] September 16, 2010 |

In California, Bio Architecture Lab and Norway’s Statoil  announced a wide-ranging strategic partnership for the production of renewable, sustainable and low cost ethanol derived from macroalgae grown off the coast of Norway. Statoil will fund  BAL’s research and development (R&D) and demonstration projects, and if successful, will also fund the commercialization of BAL’s technology in […]

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