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Intrexon, Dominion partner for natural gas-to-isobutanol potential in Marcellus and Utica shale basins

Intrexon, Dominion partner for natural gas-to-isobutanol potential in Marcellus and Utica shale basins

August 20, 2015 |

In California, Intrexon Energy Partners and Dominion Energy said they are exploring the potential for commercial-scale biological conversion of natural gas to isobutanol, using Intrexon’s proprietary methanotroph bioconversion platform, which can convert natural gas into higher carbon compounds such as isobutanol and farnesene under ambient temperatures and pressures. Background on the announcement: The shale basins […]

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