Tag: 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy

Solazyme ranked #1 in “50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy” for 2011-12

Solazyme ranked #1 in “50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy” for 2011-12

November 9, 2011 |

Solazyme edges Amyris, Gevo in Hot 50 for 2011-12, as hot IPOs dominate, gasification advances. In Florida, Biofuels Digest announced that Renewable oils developer Solazyme took the #1 spot in the 2011-12 “50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy” rankings. Amyris (#2), Gevo (#3), POET (#4), LS9 (#5), Novozymes (#6), Enerkem (#7), LanzaTech (#8), Honeywell’s UOP (#9), […]

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50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: Renewable Chemicals

50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: Renewable Chemicals

[ 0 ] December 8, 2010 |

In yesterday’s release of the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy for 2010-11, we noted the large number of companies that have expanded their product portfolio to include renewable chemicals. Amyris, Solazyme, LS9, Gevo, Codexis, Virent, Mascoma, Cobalt Technologies, Genencor, Joule Unlimited, Bluefire Renewables, Algenol, ZeaChem, LanzaTech, Terrabon, and Fulcrum Bioenergy all have indicated that renewable […]

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Shockers in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy

Shockers in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy

[ 0 ] December 7, 2010 |

Our picks for most underrated company? American Process at #97 and Fiberight at #85 got short shrift from the voters this year, and Targeted Growth has an outstanding story in camelina and aviation fuels. We think INEOS Bio was cruelly under-rated at #43 – way more progress towards commercialization in the past 12 months, and […]

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The 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy for 2010-11

The 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy for 2010-11

[ 2 ] December 7, 2010 |

In Florida, renewable fuels and chemicals developer Amyris took the #1 spot in the 2010-11 “50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy” rankings, published today in Biofuels Digest, the online daily bioenergy news service. Solazyme (#2), POET (#3), LS9 (#4), Gevo (#5), DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol (#6), Novozymes (#7), Coskata (#8), Codexis (#9) and Sapphire Energy (#10) […]

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50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: Strategic investors

50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: Strategic investors

[ 0 ] December 7, 2010 |

This year, the Hot 50 marked the entrance of a number of strategic investors and large caps into the Hot 50 – notably, Cargill at #36, Waste Management at #42, Chevron at #48, and Monsanto at #49. Fully four of the eight new companies in the Hot 50 were strategics. Overall, the list of strategics […]

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50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: Algae-oriented companies

50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: Algae-oriented companies

[ 0 ] December 7, 2010 |

Fuels, renewable oils and chemicals companies utilizing algae in their production process took a hit this year in the Hot 50 – last year, Solazyme, Sapphire Energy, PetroAlgae, Aurora Biofuels, OriginOil and Solix, Exxon and Synthetic Genomics made the rankings with an average placement of #23. This year, Aurora dropped out (primarily the result of […]

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50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: International Companies

50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy TRENDS: International Companies

[ 0 ] December 7, 2010 |

This year in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy, we saw fewer international companies making the rankings, but those that did, were reaching higher positions. This year, there were 13 international companies in the overall Hot 50, down from 15 last year, but overall six reached the top 20. That’s up from just four in […]

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Hot 50 voting closes…Solazyme leads in subscriber poll, LS9 in invited selector poll

Hot 50 voting closes…Solazyme leads in subscriber poll, LS9 in invited selector poll

[ 0 ] December 1, 2010 |

In Digestville, Solazyme retained its lead in subscriber voting at the end of voting for the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy. LS9, Solazyme and Amyris are tightly bunched at the top of the international selector table. Now, attention turns to recounts, write-ins and combining the results from the invited international selectors and reader voting. “Well, […]

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Last day in Hot 50 voting, Solazyme leads in subscriber poll, LS9 in invited selector poll

Last day in Hot 50 voting, Solazyme leads in subscriber poll, LS9 in invited selector poll

[ 0 ] November 30, 2010 |

Solazyme has retained its lead in subscriber voting as the 8-hour mark approaches until the end of voting for the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy. But with early international selector ballots now coming, in, LS9, Solazyme and Amyris are tightly bunched at the top of the international selector table. Solazyme, Amyris, DDCE, Gevo, POET, Novozymes, […]

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How to vote for the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy

How to vote for the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy

[ 0 ] November 29, 2010 |

Voting for the Hot 50 is limited to subscribers of Biofuels Digest and its sister publications, plus invited selectors, but subscribing to the Digest is easy and free. Simply click here to subscribe, and in the Digest daily newsletter (released at 9 ET)  there is a link to the Hot 50 ballot. It’s self-explanatory from […]

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