Tag: Green Biologics

Green Biologics partners with Acme-Hardesty for n-butanol and acetone distribution

Green Biologics partners with Acme-Hardesty for n-butanol and acetone distribution

April 18, 2016 |

In Virginia, Green Biologics has partnered with Acme-Hardesty, a division of Jacob Stern & Sons, for the distribution of n-butanol and acetone to the U.S. market for high value applications in food ingredients, cleaning products, and biolubricants. This partnership comes on the heels of the recent announcement of Green Biologics’s partnership with Nexeo, which  will […]

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Green Biologics partner with Nexeo for US distribution of n-butanol and acetone

Green Biologics partner with Nexeo for US distribution of n-butanol and acetone

April 10, 2016 |

In the UK, Green Biologics has partnered with Nexeo Solutions for the distribution of n-butanol and acetone to the U.S. market. Nexeo will focus on the CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers) HI&I (household, industrial & institutional clearners), PCI (personal care intermediates), and energy chemicals. Green Biologics is building its first commercial production facility for […]

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Green Biologics starts $75 million investment in butanol conversion

Green Biologics starts $75 million investment in butanol conversion

January 14, 2016 |

In Minnesota, Green Biologics has begun the conversion of 21 million gallon per year Central Minnesota Renewables, formerly known as Central Minnesota Ethanol Cooperative, to produce butanol and acetone. The plant will continue to produce ethanol until the last possible minute when it switches over. Already more than $75 million has been raised for the […]

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Green Biologics, Amyris, Sweetwater Energy, Stora Enso, LanzaTech, REG create winning Photo Votes for December 21, 2015 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

Green Biologics, Amyris, Sweetwater Energy, Stora Enso, LanzaTech, REG create winning Photo Votes for December 21, 2015 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

December 20, 2015 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for the week in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. LanzaTech (2 winners), Amyris (2 winners), REG (2 winners), Sweetwater Energy, Green Biologics and StoraEnso took home the winning bonus votes this week. Voting continues through January 15th, 2016 at 5pm ET. “There’s nothing like a photo […]

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First commercial! Construction underway in Minnesota for Green Biologics

First commercial! Construction underway in Minnesota for Green Biologics

December 3, 2015 |

Construction underway. Commercial production in 2016. That’s the word from Green Biologics on its first commercial. Here’s the skinny and the lowdown. In Minnesota, construction is now underway at the Green Biologics bio-based n-butanol and acetone manufacturing facility in Little Falls, MN. The existing manufacturing site, formerly known as The Central MN Ethanol Cooperative (CMEC), […]

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That was then, this is now: 10 Signature biofuels projects for 2015-16, and where they are

That was then, this is now: 10 Signature biofuels projects for 2015-16, and where they are

October 18, 2015 |

All have soaring ambitions, some will be realized on schedule, some later, some probably not now or possibly ever. Where are 10 key projects that were announced in recent years for deployment in 2015-16. What’s happening and what happened? We’re looking today at status on 10 projects from DuPont Industrial Biosciences, GranBio, Summit Group, Global […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Green Biologics Photo Votes for 2015-16

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Green Biologics Photo Votes for 2015-16

September 11, 2015 |

Here are the photo votes received for Green Biologics in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here.

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for September 11, 2015

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for September 11, 2015

September 10, 2015 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for the week in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. “There’s nothing like a photo vote to help a company,” said Digest editor Jim Lane, “in the strange and microscopic world of industrial biotechnology — to visualize its creativity, company spirit, and communicate a fun, positive […]

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“Faces”: 4 new episodes available, visualizing the advanced bioeconomy

“Faces”: 4 new episodes available, visualizing the advanced bioeconomy

June 4, 2015 |

The Digest’s original series, Faces, releases 4 new episodes  for online viewing — featuring Algenol CEO Paul Woods, Genera Energy CEO Kelly Tiller, Green Biologics president Joel Stone, and Verdezyne CEO Bill Radany In Florida, the Digest has released four new episodes of the one-to-one interview program Faces. The four episodes feature: Verdezyne CEO Bill Radany in episode #2, Algenol CEO Paul Woods […]

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Thrive, survive, jive or take five: Who is weathering the $50 oil storm in biofuels, and how?

Thrive, survive, jive or take five: Who is weathering the $50 oil storm in biofuels, and how?

May 13, 2015 |

A period of lower-cost oil has, famously, descended on the market, reminding us that business models should always take into account “black swan” economic events such as the battle between OPEC and unconventional oil producers over some 10% of global market share, which has tumbled oil prices some 20% down, with US currency strength causing […]

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