Tag: Transformative Technologies 2011

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Terrabon locks in lead over Joule Unlimited in Transformative Technologies final

In Florida, Terrabon has taken a commanding leads obver Joule Unlimited (80-20 expressed in percentages) in Tournament Final balloting for the 2011 Transformative Technologies tournament.  Tournament voting ends at 5pm ET on Friday, September 23rd. Voting is open to all Biofuels Digest subscribers. Voting links are in the Biofuels Digest daily newsletter. To subscribe (free), […]

September 22, 2011 More

Transformative Technologies 2011: Final Four preview

Voting in the third round (Sweet 16) of the Transformative Technologies 2011 tournament begins Monday, August 29 and will close on Friday, September 2 at 5pm ET. Here are the match-ups, with links to previews of the contests and data on each company’s technologies and progress towards commercialization. Solazyme vs Joule Unlimited Novozymes vs Terrabon […]

September 11, 2011 More

Final day in Elite Eight voting for Transformative Technologies 2011

In Florida, OriginOil, Joule Unlimited, Terrabon and Novozymes continue to hold their early leads from Elite Eight quarterfinal voting in the 2011 Transformative Technologies tournament. #1 Western seed Solazyme, #1 Central seed Gevo and #2 International seed LS9 are trailing in their match-ups as the last day begins in Elite Eight balloting. “The top seeds […]

September 9, 2011 More

OriginOil, Terrabon, Joule, Novozymes consolidate leads in Transformative Technologies voting

In Florida, OriginOil, Joule Unlimited, Terrabon and Novozymes consolidated their early leads from Elite Eight quarterfinal voting in the 2011 Transformative Technologies tournament. #1 Western seed Solazyme, #1 Central seed Gevo and #2 International seed LS9 are now trailing in their match-ups with two days to go in Elite Eight balloting. “It’s crunch time for […]

September 8, 2011 More

OriginOil, Terrabon open big leads over Solazyme, Gevo in Tranformative Technologies

In Florida, OriginOil, Joule Unlimited, Terrabon and Novozymes took leads in the Elite Eight quarterfinals in the 2011 Transformative Technologies tournament. “It’s early days, ” commented Digest editor Jim Lane, “but its stunning to see how companies like Terrabon and OriginOil have assembled such dedicated cadres of supporters amongst the Digest’s subscribers. Solazyme and Gevo, […]

September 6, 2011 More

Transformative Technologies 2011: Sweet Sixteen voting, what went right and wrong?

Sweet Sixteen (round three) voting finished on Friday in the Transformative Technologies 2011 tournament. Four favorites advanced, yet four fell, including a #1 regional seed, (Amyris) and two regional #2 seeds (Virent and Codexis). East Regional #3 seed Mascoma also fell, toppled by Joule Unlimited in a close match. What went right and wrong? 1. […]

September 4, 2011 More

OriginOil, Gevo, Terrabon open big leads in Transformative Technologies 2011 3rd round

In first day voting in round three of Transformative Technologies 2011, tournament Cinderella OriginOil continued its remarkable run, opening up a 59-41 lead over Codexis. The 11th seeded company blew past Genencor and Sapphire Energy to date in the tough Western Regional, and may well be en route to a date with destiny in the […]

August 30, 2011 More

Transformative Technologies 2011: Sweet Sixteen preview

Voting in the third round (Sweet 16) of the Transformative Technologies 2011 tournament begins Monday, August 29 and will close on Friday, September 2 at 5pm ET. Here are the match-ups, with links to previews of the contests and data on each company’s technologies and progress towards commercialization. Solazyme vs Cobalt Technologies OriginOil vs Codexis […]

August 27, 2011 More

Transformative Technologies 2011: what went right, wrong, in the Round of 32?

Round two voting finished on Friday in the Transformative Technologies 2011 tournament, and 11 of the 16 organizations and technologies that advanced were favorites – but five favorites fell. #1 East seed Coskata, #2 East seed KiOR, #3 West seed Sapphire Energy, #3 Central seed ZeaChem, and #4 International seed LanzaTech, all bowed out earlier […]

August 27, 2011 More

Gevo, Amyris, Solazyme lead winners into Transformative Technologies 2011 sweet sixteen

Round two voting finished on Friday in the Transformative Technologies 2011 tournament. Here are the final vote totals (expressed in percentages). International Regional Amyris 68 vs DSM 32 LS9 59 vs SG Biofuels 41 Enerkem 54 vs Abengoa Bioenergy 46 LanzaTech 48 vs Novozymes 52 Eastern Regional INEOS Bio 52 vs Coskata  48 Joule 53 […]

August 27, 2011 More