Tag: Praj

Biofuture Platform joins Clean Energy Ministerial to create powerful change agent and ambitious engine for the global bioeconomy

Biofuture Platform joins Clean Energy Ministerial to create powerful change agent and ambitious engine for the global bioeconomy

September 14, 2020 |

By Gerard J. Ostheimer, PhD., Co-Founder and CSO, Global Biofuture Solutions Special to The Digest On Wednesday September 16th the Biofuture Platform will become an initiative of the Clean Energy Ministerial. The 1-hour launch event is available to the public online and will be co-hosted by Brazilian Minister of Mines, Minerals, and Energy Bento Albuquerque […]

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Gevo and Praj sign definitive MFA on Indian SAF collaboration

Gevo and Praj sign definitive MFA on Indian SAF collaboration

August 18, 2020 |

In India, Gevo, Inc. and Praj Industries Ltd. have signed a binding, definitive Master Framework Agreement (MFA) to collaborate on providing renewable, low carbon, low particulate, Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) and renewable premium gasoline in India and neighboring countries. This follows an earlier announcement in April 2019 between both parties regarding the commercialization of renewable […]

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Praj and Lygos to to co-develop Lygos’s proprietary yeast lactic acid production

Praj and Lygos to to co-develop Lygos’s proprietary yeast lactic acid production

June 22, 2020 |

In India, Praj Industries Ltd. and Lygos, Inc. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to co-develop Lygos’s proprietary yeast for the production of lactic acid. As part of this MOU, Lygos will provide its proprietary yeast platform to Praj for jointly developing into various solutions for commercial applications. Praj has already developed and offers […]

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Sekab teams with Praj on CelluAPP technology commercialization

Sekab teams with Praj on CelluAPP technology commercialization

May 18, 2020 |

In Sweden, Sekab E-technology AB and Praj Industries have signed a collaboration agreement in order to upgrade and commercialize technology solutions geared towards the production of sustainable biofuels and chemical products. Praj industries will through this collaboration help to scale up, integrate and optimize the unique CelluAPP® technology platform developed by Sekab. The CelluAPP® being […]

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PRAJ contracts Valmet to deliver biomass pretreatment system

PRAJ contracts Valmet to deliver biomass pretreatment system

October 3, 2019 |

In Finland, Valmet will deliver biomass pretreatment system to PRAJ Industries for their second-generation bio refinery project which is under execution in India. The delivery is planned for the year 2020. The order was included in Valmet’s orders received of the third quarter 2019. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The scope […]

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Omega Energy and Louisiana sugar mill tap Praj to design first ethanol plant from baggase in the US

Omega Energy and Louisiana sugar mill tap Praj to design first ethanol plant from baggase in the US

September 3, 2019 |

In India, ‘Enfinity’, Praj’s proprietary and award-winning technology, will be deployed to produce ethanol and other co-products using sugarcane bagasse in what would be USA’s first bagasse-based bio-refinery. The bio-refinery is being jointly promoted by Florida based Omega Energy USA, a developer of renewable energy projects, while Louisiana based Lasuca Sugar, a producer of cane […]

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Praj teams with Dedini to commercialize ethanol technology in Brazil

Praj teams with Dedini to commercialize ethanol technology in Brazil

August 12, 2019 |

In India, local press reports that Praj Industries has teamed with Dedini to commercialize Praj’s various ethanol technologies in Brazil including its 2G and 1.5G ethanol technologies, zero liquid discharge plants and extensive knowledge in corn feedstock. Corn-based ethanol production is growing in popularity in Brazil, so far mostly dominated by US technology. Dedini is […]

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Gevo signs construction license agreement with Praj for sugary-based isobutanol

Gevo signs construction license agreement with Praj for sugary-based isobutanol

April 9, 2019 |

In Colorado, Gevo, Inc. announced that it has signed a binding, definitive Construction License Agreement with Praj Industries Ltd., dated April 4, 2019, to commercialize the production of renewable isobutanol using sugary-based feedstocks, such as juice, syrup and molasses made of sugarcane and sugar beets (the “Construction License Agreement”).  Pursuant to the Construction License Agreement, […]

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Maharashtra teams with Praj to test cashew apple as biofuel feedstock

Maharashtra teams with Praj to test cashew apple as biofuel feedstock

December 13, 2018 |

In India, two coastal communities in Maharashtra have been short-listed as potential sites for a government program that will trial the use of cashew apple and press cake as feedstock for biofuel production. Praj as well as a local university and other partners are teaming on the project that could help reduce the 2.2 million […]

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Praj expects second-generation ethanol to take off thanks to new policy

Praj expects second-generation ethanol to take off thanks to new policy

July 4, 2018 |

In India, Praj expects the new national policy to promote second-generation ethanol production and consumption to go a long way towards achieving higher ethanol blending goals. The company has invested extensively over the last several years in developing the technology in order to get it ready for commercial roll out. It expects to start seeing […]

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