Tag: Tyton BioEnergy Systems

Tyton BioEnergy Systems files patent for new bio jet processing method

Tyton BioEnergy Systems files patent for new bio jet processing method

March 14, 2016 |

In Virginia, Tyton BioEnergy Systems filed a patent application for a new method and system of converting oil extracted from plant biomass or seeds directly into jet fuel using its proprietary processing technology. Tyton’s approach is an improvement over state-of-the-art methods of producing non-fossil jet fuels from plant oils, which involve costly and time-intensive pretreatment […]

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Tyton BioEnergy extends partnership with Sunchem via new research deal

Tyton BioEnergy extends partnership with Sunchem via new research deal

October 21, 2015 |

In Virginia, Tyton BioEnergy Systems and Sunchem announced a research and commercial partnership combining Tyton’s research, development and commercial capabilities with Sunchem’s Solaris tobacco variety to establish a globally significant alliance to advance tobacco-based green chemicals and biofuels. The partners are committed to introducing energy tobacco as a feedstock of choice that can compete with […]

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Tobacco’s New Road: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Tyton Bio

Tobacco’s New Road: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Tyton Bio

September 9, 2015 |

Tyton BioEnergy Systems is manipulating the DNA of standard tobacco to boost its sugar and oil content, allowing the plant to be used as feedstock for both ethanol as well as biodiesel. The company is collaborating with local farmers on test plots to monitor the various production and harvesting methods that will lead to improved use […]

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Tyton BioEnergy Systems developing tobacco for both ethanol and biodiesel

Tyton BioEnergy Systems developing tobacco for both ethanol and biodiesel

January 1, 2015 |

In Virginia, Tyton BioEnergy Systems is manipulating the DNA of standard tobacco to boost its sugar and oil content, allowing the plant to be used as feedstock for both ethanol as well as biodiesel. The company is collaborating with local farmers on test plots to monitor the various production and harvesting methods that will lead […]

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