Tag: Axens

SAF, please prepare for take-off…even with aviation industry turned upside down due to pandemic

SAF, please prepare for take-off…even with aviation industry turned upside down due to pandemic

May 2, 2021 |

There were 22 weekdays in April. There were 15 announcements about sustainable aviation fuel progress, advancements, implementations, and production in just those 21 days. What does that mean? Why is SAF suddenly taking off like never before, even as the aviation industry was turned upside down due to the COVID-19 pandemic? Why are companies pivoting […]

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Gevo selects Axens Polynaphtha tech for its Net-Zero 1 SAF project

Gevo selects Axens Polynaphtha tech for its Net-Zero 1 SAF project

March 7, 2021 |

In France, Gevo, Inc. selected Axens Polynaphtha oligomerization technology for its Net-Zero 1 project in Preston, South Dakota. Axens scope will include technology license, basic engineering, and catalyst supply for the conversion of renewable olefins into a flexible slate of renewable gasoline and jet fuel. Axens Polynaphtha oligomerization technology provides a robust solution to convert […]

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Sumitomo Chemical chooses Axens’ technology for waste-to-polyolefins project

Sumitomo Chemical chooses Axens’ technology for waste-to-polyolefins project

December 15, 2020 |

In France, Sumitomo Chemical and Axens signed a license agreement of ethanol-to-ethylene technology Atol® for Sumitomo Chemical’s waste-to-polyolefins project in Japan. In the project, to promote circular economy, Axens’ Atol® technology will transform ethanol produced from waste into polymer-grade ethylene that will be polymerized in Sumitomo Chemical’s assets into polyolefin, a key product in the […]

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Axens awarded Futurol cellulosic ethanol technology license

Axens awarded Futurol cellulosic ethanol technology license

March 9, 2020 |

In Croatia, Croatian oil and gas company INA has awarded Axens a license agreement to supply Futurol cellulosic ethanol technology and contract for basic engineering design of an advanced bioethanol production plant in Sisak, Croatia. Supplying INA with its innovative and sustainable Futurol™ technology for the advanced bioethanol production project marks a major step for […]

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Aromatics Ascending: IFP Energies Nouvelles, Axens to accelerate bio-BTX via Anellotech partnership

Aromatics Ascending: IFP Energies Nouvelles, Axens to accelerate bio-BTX via Anellotech partnership

December 17, 2015 |

Construction now complete on development, testing plant; installation to commence in search of cost-effective bio-based aromatics. In New York, Anellotech, IFPEN and Axens said they have completed construction on a fully-integrated development and testing plant, “TCat-8”, for the production of bio-based paraxylene, benzene, toluene, ortho-xylene and meta-xylene (BTX), from non-food sources. Anellotech is now ready […]

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Anellotech, IFP Energies nouvelles and Axens to develop aromatics technology from non-food biomass

Anellotech, IFP Energies nouvelles and Axens to develop aromatics technology from non-food biomass

January 19, 2015 |

Pyromania! Anellotech lands key European partners to commercialize its pyrolysis-based pathway to high-value renewable BTX chemicals. In New York, Anellotech, IFP Energies nouvelles and its subsidiary Axens have announced a strategic alliance to develop and commercialize a new technology for the low cost production of bio-based benzene, toluene and paraxylene using Anellotech’s process of Catalytic […]

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Axens, IFP Energies nouvelles and Michelin partner to develop bio-butadiene process

Axens, IFP Energies nouvelles and Michelin partner to develop bio-butadiene process

November 12, 2013 |

In France, Axens, IFP Energies nouvelles and Michelin have announced the launch of a plant chemistry research partnership to develop and bring to market a process for producing bio-butadiene. They are also committed to laying the groundwork for a future bio-sourced synthetic rubber industry in France. This project is the BioButterfly process, which will cover […]

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Dynamotive Energy, IFP, Axens to commercialize pyro oil-to-fuel technology in France

Dynamotive Energy, IFP, Axens to commercialize pyro oil-to-fuel technology in France

December 2, 2011 |

In Canada, Dynamotive Energy, IFP Energies nouvelles, Axens and Dr. Radlein completed heads of agreement for the development, scale-up and commercialization of Dynamtive’s proprietary pyrolysis oil upgrading process to produce second generation biofuels.  Renewable Oil Corporation is a further counterpart of the agreement. ROC rights and participation are subject to completion of certain conditions between […]

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