Tag: Suriname

TotalEnergies partners with Suriname government to preserve forests as carbon sinks

TotalEnergies partners with Suriname government to preserve forests as carbon sinks

November 20, 2021 |

In France, TotalEnergies signed an agreement with the Government of Suriname to provide support for its national strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by preserving forests in the country. This public-private partnership illustrates the alignment between the ambition of TotalEnergies and the Government of Suriname to protect forest ecosystems and biodiversity while benefiting local communities. […]

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Suriname’s Staatsolie scaling up sugarcane ethanol pilot

Suriname’s Staatsolie scaling up sugarcane ethanol pilot

April 9, 2014 |

In Suriname, the state-owned oil company Staatsolie is looking to scale-up a pilot project it undertook jointly with Brazil that produced ethanol from sugarcane. Now the company wants to grow 300ha of cane on old rice fields. It’s preparing to put out an EPC contract to tender to produce sugar, ethanol and electricity.

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Suriname group signs with Petroalgae for microcrop-based fuel, protein farm

Suriname group signs with Petroalgae for microcrop-based fuel, protein farm

June 17, 2011 |

In Suriname, Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname N.V. and Verenigde Cultuur will be responsible for construction and operation of a commercial-scale, PetroAlgae farm for the production of renewable fuel and protein. The Florida-based PetroAlgae has finalized a Master Framework and Initial License Agreement with the the Suriname Ministry of Natural Resources, Staatsolie and Verenigde. Planning and funding […]

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