Tag: LanzaTech

U.S. Department of Energy announces $27M in plastics R&D, LanzaTech, Algenesis, BASF, Pepsi, Stora Enso, ADM, AltAir included

U.S. Department of Energy announces $27M in plastics R&D, LanzaTech, Algenesis, BASF, Pepsi, Stora Enso, ADM, AltAir included

October 18, 2020 |

What does plastic have to do with the bioeconomy? Well, everything. It’s about taking plastic waste, breaking it down into building blocks and converting it into a valuable treasure and it’s about creating biobased plastics. News from the U.S. Department of Energy on their $27 million in funding for plastics recycling and new biobased plastics […]

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LanzaTech eyeing two possible additional spin-offs

LanzaTech eyeing two possible additional spin-offs

September 17, 2020 |

In New Zealand, TechCrunch reports that LanzaTech’s CEO expects to spin out two additional businesses in the future following the June spin-off of its technology to produce aviation biofuel. One of the future spin-offs is likely to focus on synthetic biology to produce biomaterials for automobile interiors, as an example. The other would look to […]

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LanzaTech developing new small-scale waste biomass gasifier in India

LanzaTech developing new small-scale waste biomass gasifier in India

September 16, 2020 |

In India, TechCrunch reports LanzaTech is developing a new small-scale waste biomass gasifier will be hosted at Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemical. The gasifier, to be built together with Ankur Scientific, will be used to make ethanol and chemicals rather than power. If the trial is successful, they gasifiers could be rolled out across India, potentially […]

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R&D advances abound LanzaTech’s India contract, NovoNutrients’ food & feed from CO2, Industrial Microbes’ new methane related patent

R&D advances abound LanzaTech’s India contract, NovoNutrients’ food & feed from CO2, Industrial Microbes’ new methane related patent

September 16, 2020 |

LanzaTech’s 2G Ethanol India contract, NovoNutrients’ food & feed from CO2, Industrial Microbes’ new methane related patent In just the last 24 hours or so there has been a flurry of R&D news. LanzaTech was awarded a contract to commence basic engineering for an integrated processing facility to convert agricultural residues to approximately 16,000 metric […]

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NextChem and LanzaTech to license the “Waste to Ethanol” process line

NextChem and LanzaTech to license the “Waste to Ethanol” process line

July 27, 2020 |

In Italy, NextChem and LanzaTech signed an agreement to license the “Waste to Ethanol” process line. As. Result NextChem expands its circular economy and chemical recycling technologies, adding circular ethanol technology to circular hydrogen and circular methanol production technologies (currently in the engineering phase), based on the chemical recycling of plastic and dry waste. The […]

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LanzaTech licenses TechnipFMC Hummingbird technology for ATJ

LanzaTech licenses TechnipFMC Hummingbird technology for ATJ

July 21, 2020 |

In Texas, TechnipFMC says its proprietary Hummingbird ethanol-to-ethylene technology has been selected by LanzaTech Inc. for a key application which, when combined with LanzaTech’s Alcohol-to-Jet (ATJ) technology, can be used to manufacture sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) using ethanol as raw material. LanzaTech’s spin off sustainable aviation fuel company, LanzaJet, is the exclusive licensor of the […]

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LanzaTech, White Dog Labs, others chosen by U.S. Dept. of Energy for 8 bioprojects totaling over $5M

LanzaTech, White Dog Labs, others chosen by U.S. Dept. of Energy for 8 bioprojects totaling over $5M

July 12, 2020 |

In Washington, D.C., the U.S. Department of Energy selected eight projects totaling over $5 million to conduct research and development needed to accelerate the U.S. biomanufacturing sector, including projects from C16 Biosciences, LanzaTech, White Dog Labs, Invaio and others. DOE has selected the following projects: C16 Biosciences, of New York, NY, will work with Pacific […]

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Top 10 Slide Guides of 2020 so far

Top 10 Slide Guides of 2020 so far

July 6, 2020 |

Like a cool glass of lemonade on a hot summer day, The Digest brings you the hottest Top 10 slide guides so far from this crazy year. It’s about the halfway point of 2020 and time to make lemonade from lemons, sit on the front porch,  reflect on the year so far and where you […]

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Early ballots are in, Praj, LanzaTech leading in “Best Places to Work in the Bioeconomy” voting

Early ballots are in, Praj, LanzaTech leading in “Best Places to Work in the Bioeconomy” voting

March 8, 2020 |

Early ballots are in, Praj, LanzaTech leading in “Best Places to Work in the Bioeconomy” voting In Florida, The Digest has released the results in the “Best Places to Work in the Bioeconomy 2020” voting through March 2nd, as we reach the last 2 weeks of voting. “It’s still quite early and there will be […]

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LanzaTech scaling up alcohol to jet with DOE and PNNL

LanzaTech scaling up alcohol to jet with DOE and PNNL

November 25, 2019 |

In Japan, LanzaTech, continues to make strides in scaling up its alcohol to jet (ATJ) platform. Commercialization of the ATJ process has been years in the making, starting with the partnership between LanzaTech and the U.S Energy Department’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. PNNL developed a unique catalytic process to upgrade ethanol to alcohol-to-jet synthetic paraffinic […]

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