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Ensyn gets EPA approval for RFDiesel

Ensyn gets EPA approval for RFDiesel

August 27, 2015 |

In New York, Ensyn has been granted a key regulatory approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its renewable diesel product, RFDiesel. This approval, pursuant to Title 40 CFR Part 79 of the Clean Air Act, is required for the sale of RFDiesel into U.S. commerce. RFDiesel, a drop-in diesel transportation fuel, is […]

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The Pyromaniax, Class of 2015: The Top 10 Pyrolysis projects in renewable fuels

The Pyromaniax, Class of 2015: The Top 10 Pyrolysis projects in renewable fuels

August 3, 2015 |

It’s been around for a generation or so — fast pyrolysis, that is. Though in the original low-tech incarnation — known as “cooking fire” — pyrolysis has been around since the dawn of man. But the numbers have never been so close to commercial, even in these days of low fossil fuel energy prices. Who’s in […]

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Former Mascoma CEO Jamerson joins Ensyn’s Board 

Former Mascoma CEO Jamerson joins Ensyn’s Board 

June 9, 2015 |

In New York, Ensyn announced that  Bruce A. Jamerson has joined Ensyn’s Board of Directors, representing Ensyn’s Preferred A shareholders. Jamerson served as Chairman and CEO of Mascoma Corporation, a producer of industrial yeasts and microorganisms for renewable fuels and chemicals, and was President and a Board member of ethanol producer VeraSun Energy Corporation. Bruce […]

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Ensyn: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide


Ensyn: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide


March 4, 2015 |

Ensyn is a producer of advanced cellulosic biofuels.  Ensyn uses its patented and proprietary RTP fast thermal technology to convert wood residues and other non-food, cellulosic biomass to liquid biofuels. Ensyn has had continuous commercial operations for more than 25 years.  Its technology has produced over 37 million gallons of renewable fuels and chemicals in over […]

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Eight under $70: which biofuels ventures can beat out cheap oil?

Eight under $70: which biofuels ventures can beat out cheap oil?

January 12, 2015 |

Oil prices continue to show incredible volatility. $106 in June, $50 today. Which biofuels ventures have the pro-formas to make money in a tough market?  The Digest investigates. We have written it elsewhere that “good companies make money in good markets, but great companies make money in tough markets,” and by most accounts, the $50 oil […]

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Ensyn begins D7 heating oil RIN generation and sales

Ensyn begins D7 heating oil RIN generation and sales

November 10, 2014 |

In New York state, Ensyn announced it has initiated the generation and sale of its first RINs (Renewable Identification Numbers) under the US Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS2) and that Ensyn’s D7 cellulosic RINs have received QAP certification. Ensyn is the first company to generate cellulosic RINs under the US Environmental Protection Agency’s expanded definition of […]

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Ensyn generates first RINs, receives QAP certification

Ensyn generates first RINs, receives QAP certification

November 10, 2014 |

In New York, Ensyn has generated its first RINs, and their D7 cellulosic RINs have received QAP certification. Ensyn is the first company to generate cellulosic RINs under the EPA’s expanded definition of heating oil under the RFS2. Ensyn believes it is the leading producer of cellulosic D7 RINs in 2014. Ensyn’s RIN generation is […]

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CRIBE to invest CAD$1.5m in Ensyn’s Renfrew plant

CRIBE to invest CAD$1.5m in Ensyn’s Renfrew plant

April 7, 2014 |

In Canada, CRIBE will be investing up to CAD$1.5m in Ensyn’s production facility in Renfrew, Ontario. CRIBE’s investment will leverage funding from Ensyn for a total project value of up to CAD$4 Million. The purpose of the funding is to help Ensyn convert its existing production facility in Renfrew to a dedicated biofuels facility with […]

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Ensyn: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Ensyn: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

March 31, 2014 |

Ensyn is a producer of advanced cellulosic biofuels.  Ensyn uses its patented and proprietary RTP fast thermal technology to convert wood residues and other non-food, cellulosic biomass to liquid biofuels. Ensyn has had continuous commercial operations for more than 25 years.  Its technology has produced over 37 million gallons of renewable fuels and chemicals in over […]

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It’s 2014: get cracking!

It’s 2014: get cracking!

January 29, 2014 |

Hydrotreating, catalytic cracking, pyrolysis, metathesis, supercritical, and catalytic reforming. It’s the big new wave heading for biofuels and biobased chemicals at scale. The secret word in the bioeconomy for 2014 starts with a C. Carbon? Chemicals? Cellulosic? Close, but guess again. Yep, it’s cracking. That is, breaking down the biobased feedstock with heat, pressure and […]

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