Category: 8-Slide Guide

Hurry up, scale up: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to the U.S. DOE Agile BioFoundry

Hurry up, scale up: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to the U.S. DOE Agile BioFoundry

September 2, 2021 |

Enabling biorefineries to achieve 50% reductions in time to bioprocess scale-up, as compared to the current average of 10 years, is what the U.S. Department of Energy aims to do by establishing a distributed Agile BioFoundry to  productionize synthetic biology. Find out how they are reducing time to scale up, what beachheads are (hint: not […]

Read More

Pennycress 2.0 – Improved oil, protein: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to CoverCress

Pennycress 2.0 – Improved oil, protein: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to CoverCress

September 1, 2021 |

Bunge, REG and Bayer helped CoverCress raise a total of $22 million including $8 million in Series B in 2021. What does that mean for this low carbon cash cover crop and for growers? What is their commercial track? How are the harvest and oil yields? What about the protein market?

Read More

Decarbonizing Ag & Transportation: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to BETO

Decarbonizing Ag & Transportation: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to BETO

August 31, 2021 |

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office’s Nichole Fitzgerald, Program Manager, shared this short but sweet slide guide on BETO’s goals for 2021-2030 with large volumes of biomass being critical to achieving those goals, why they are looking at CO2 removal, feedstock technologies program at BETO, and more.

Read More

Renewable Propane from Marine Sediment Bacteria: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to SHV Energy

Renewable Propane from Marine Sediment Bacteria: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to SHV Energy

August 30, 2021 |

Propane is usually made from oil refining, but it doesn’t have to be! SHV Energy found bacterial species from a marine sediment that are capable of producing propane. Find out how through gene sequencing they identified partial pathways that might be involved in utilising inorganic carbonate for propane synthesis and more.

Read More

Natural Extract for Cosmetics, Food & Beverages: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to RedLeaf Biologics

Natural Extract for Cosmetics, Food & Beverages: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to RedLeaf Biologics

August 29, 2021 |

Kentucky-based RedLeaf Biologics developed a proprietary, non-GMO red sorghum variant that expresses compounds at levels 2000 times higher than native strains, allowing the first ever commercial extraction. Find out how they are working with local farmers to grow, harvest, and process their red sorghum into valuable natural ingredients.

Read More

Farm-Powered Anaerobic Digestion: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Vanguard Renewables

Farm-Powered Anaerobic Digestion: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Vanguard Renewables

August 26, 2021 |

Vanguard Renewables sequesters organic waste that could be a dangerous contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and converts it into a powerful source of renewable energy, renewable natural gas. Find out how it works, the role of farms, project inputs and outputs, and more.

Read More

Biomass, conversion, low carbon fuels: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to ABLC Digital’s Opening Remarks

Biomass, conversion, low carbon fuels: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to ABLC Digital’s Opening Remarks

August 25, 2021 |

If you missed ABLC Digital’s opening remarks earlier this year, check out this short but sweet slide guide from Kyriakos Maniatis PhD. From GHG emissions, the global carbon cycle, the need for disruptive policies, and more.

Read More

Biofuel Scale-Up and Conversion: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to BETO

Biofuel Scale-Up and Conversion: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to BETO

August 25, 2021 |

The U.S Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office aims to verify integrated systems research at engineering scale for hydrocarbon biofuel technologies at mature modeled MFSP of $3.00/GGE with a minimum 50% reduction in emissions by 2022. And by 2030, build and operate 4-5 Demonstration scale integrated biorefineries with a focus on sustainable aviation fuels capable […]

Read More

Net-Zero Renewables: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Gevo

Net-Zero Renewables: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Gevo

August 24, 2021 |

Can you imagine 100% reduction in GHG emissions? Where 100% of agricultural feedstock nutritional value is returned to the food chain? Check out this illuminating slide guide highlighting Gevo’s Cradle to Cradle Lifecycle actions and plans for transportation fuels and net-zero products. 

Read More

Pathways, Projects, Policy: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Hydrogen

Pathways, Projects, Policy: The Digest’s 2021 Multi-Slide Guide to Hydrogen

August 23, 2021 |

Hydrogen demand keeps going up. It is essential to many processes, like biofuels production, chemical processes and oil refining and is one of the most carbon-intensive molecules as it is produced today. But what about biomass green hydrogen or electrolysis green hydrogen? What are key projects in the works? What are the pathways? The challenges?

Read More