Tag: Praj

Praj successfully produces bio-bitumen from crop waste

Praj successfully produces bio-bitumen from crop waste

May 18, 2021 |

In India, the Business Standard newspaper reports that Praj has successfully developed bio-bitumen from lignin using a proprietary process. The bio-bitumen has been certified by Netherlands-based Circular Biobased Delta through its CHAPLIN program. The bio-bitumen was produced from rice and wheat straw at its 2G Biorefinery Demo plant, which will now be scaled up to […]

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Praj to expand Godavari Biorefineries becoming India’s largest syrup-based ethanol plant

Praj to expand Godavari Biorefineries becoming India’s largest syrup-based ethanol plant

April 12, 2021 |

In India, Praj Industries has bagged an order to set up India’s largest capacity syrup-based ethanol plant from Godavari Biorefineries Ltd (GBL) in Karnataka. As a part of this project, Praj will expand the existing ethanol manufacturing capacity to 600,000 liters per day using sugarcane syrup. When commissioned, this will become India’s largest capacity syrup-based […]

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Praj to supply HPCL’s compressed biogas project

Praj to supply HPCL’s compressed biogas project

March 9, 2021 |

In India, Praj Industries has secured the prestigious breakthrough order from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) for setting up Compressed Biogas (CBG) project at Badaun in Uttar Pradesh. Praj is offering its State of the art, world’s first-of-its-kind RenGasTM technology developed using proprietary microbe to produce CBG from rice straw. The project has capacity to […]

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Praj links up with Indian fuel distribution startup

Praj links up with Indian fuel distribution startup

March 3, 2021 |

In India, the Indian Asian News Service reports Praj is linking with energy distribution startup Repos Energy to introduce a new concept in bio-mobility, supplying biofuels via Repos’ network. Repos uses IoT through a mobile phone app to coordinate delivery of diesel fuel to customers’ doorsteps for those who don’t have easy access to fuel […]

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Praj launches demo compressed biogas facility at R&D campus

Praj launches demo compressed biogas facility at R&D campus

November 9, 2020 |

In India, Praj Industries’ demonstration plant that deploys innovative technology for the production of Compressed Biogas (CBG) was inaugurated last week. Located in the Praj Matrix R&D campus, the plant deploys Praj’s technology which utilizes a proprietary microbial consortium made from feedstock such as agri-residues and sugarcane press mud. Also known as Renewable Natural Gas […]

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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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