Tag: biofene

Amyris says biofene sales rise 35% as Q3 results released

Amyris says biofene sales rise 35% as Q3 results released

November 3, 2013 |

In California, Amyris announced its highest farnesene production volumes at the lowest quarterly unit costs to date, as part of its third quarter financial results package. “We expect continued growth in 2014 in new areas such as lubricants, specialty fluids and polymers,” said John Melo, Amyris President & CEO, who confirmed that “we are on […]

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Amyris hits the comeback trail

Amyris hits the comeback trail

December 28, 2012 |

Biofene production starts up in Paraiso, Brazil – sales expected to commence in Q1 2013 – Total, Temasek, Biolding inject fresh capital. What’s next for biofuels’ “Comeback Kid”? By now, most of the “smart set” that found itself excited about Amyris, and about advanced synthetic biofuels during the IPO fever, have moved on. They read […]

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Amyris secures $82 million in funding from Total for renewable diesel and jet fuel

Amyris secures $82 million in funding from Total for renewable diesel and jet fuel

July 31, 2012 |

In California, Amyris announced an amendment to its existing technology collaboration agreement with Total. Under the enhanced collaboration, Total reaffirms its commitment to Amyris’s technology and dedicates its $82 million funding budget over the next three years exclusively for the deployment of Biofene, Amyris’s renewable farnesene, for production of renewable diesel and jet fuel.

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Amyris, ETH Bioeneergia team up for Brazilian biofene production

Amyris, ETH Bioeneergia team up for Brazilian biofene production

October 21, 2011 |

In Brazil, ETH Bioeneergia and Amyris signed an agreement to produce biofene in Brazil.  The joint venture being established will be able to access up to two million tons of sugarcane crush capacity per year at one of ETH’s greenfield mills in Brazil for renewable chemicals and fuels.  The joint venture will be controlled by […]

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