Tag: Texas

Viridis Chemical successfully produces renewable Ethyl Acetate in Nebraska

Viridis Chemical successfully produces renewable Ethyl Acetate in Nebraska

March 28, 2022 |

In Texas, Viridis Chemical, LLC announced its first production of renewable Ethyl Acetate from its manufacturing plant in Columbus, Nebraska. HELM U.S. Corporation, Viridis Chemical’s exclusive marketing partner, is already in the process of sending samples and distributing material to Ethyl Acetate customers. Björn Steckel, President Chemicals Americas of HELM U.S. Corporation, stated, “We are […]

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AECOM teams with Genifuel to scale production of SAF and biogas from wild algae

AECOM teams with Genifuel to scale production of SAF and biogas from wild algae

March 24, 2022 |

In Texas, AECOM has signed a strategic agreement with Genifuel Corporation to scale production of carbon neutral sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and biogas from wild algae and biosolids. The partnership employs a patent-pending process developed by AECOM to harvest wild algae and a patented process developed by Genifuel and the U.S. Department of Energy to […]

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Navigator CO2 Ventures signs CCS deal with Siouxland Ethanol

Navigator CO2 Ventures signs CCS deal with Siouxland Ethanol

March 23, 2022 |

In Texas, Navigator CO2 Ventures LLC has entered into a long-term agreement with Siouxland Ethanol LLC to provide CO2 capture, transportation and storage services on its carbon capture and storage (CCS) system, the Heartland Greenway. The agreement between companies outlines the key terms for Navigator to design and install Siouxland’s carbon capture equipment. Once installed, […]

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Dell explores dissolvable circuit boards in laptops 

Dell explores dissolvable circuit boards in laptops 

March 21, 2022 |

In Texas, Dell Technologies has launched a prototype laptop featuring biobased components as it looks to increase product content and packaging from recycled or renewable materials as one lever for cutting emissions in half by 2030.  The prototype is part of Concept Luna, a “parallel innovation workstream” with Intel aimed at accelerating circular design in […]

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Chick-fil-A chooses Darling Ingredients to convert UCO into biofuel

Chick-fil-A chooses Darling Ingredients to convert UCO into biofuel

March 21, 2022 |

In Texas, Chick-fil-A, Inc. has chosen Darling Ingredients to convert its used cooking oil into cleaner burning renewable transportation fuel. Darling Ingredients’ service brand DAR PRO Solutions, will collect used cooking oil from all Chick-fil-A restaurants in the U.S. and Canada. Each year, Darling Ingredients turns hundreds of millions of pounds of used cooking oil […]

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Verde Bio Holdings cancels planned purchase of wo biodiesel facilities

Verde Bio Holdings cancels planned purchase of wo biodiesel facilities

March 10, 2022 |

In Texas, Verde Bio Holdings, Inc. terminated the agreement to purchase the two biodiesel facilities, which the company first announced in December 2021. “Verde maintains a highly disciplined approach to the assessment of potential acquisition candidates. While we were excited by the potential of this transaction to move the Company into the renewable energy space […]

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Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists use AI to achieve record-breaking algae yields

Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists use AI to achieve record-breaking algae yields

March 7, 2022 |

In Texas, Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists are using artificial intelligence to set a new world record for producing algae as a reliable, economic source for biofuel that can be used as an alternative fuel source for jet aircraft and other transportation needs. The team’s findings were published in January in Nature Communications. Ongoing research […]

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Generation Hemp teams with Cryptech Solutions on hemp-powered bitcoin mining

Generation Hemp teams with Cryptech Solutions on hemp-powered bitcoin mining

February 28, 2022 |

In Texas, Generation Hemp, Inc. announced significant developments in the previously announced collaboration with a leading player in the Bitcoin hardware resale business, Crypt Solutions, Inc. (DBA, Cryptech Solutions). Engineering and equipment procurement is underway on the team’s first “Diversified Green Energy” project with Bitcoin mining installations that will ultimately utilize hemp biomass as a […]

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Nexeo Plastics to distribute Biocomposites by Stora Enso throughout Europe

Nexeo Plastics to distribute Biocomposites by Stora Enso throughout Europe

February 28, 2022 |

In Texas, Nexeo Plastics has announced an agreement with Stora Enso to distribute their renewable Biocomposites by Stora Enso throughout Europe. The agreement also includes specific grades for 3D printing. Priced similar to polypropylene and polystyrene, Biocomposites by Stora Enso can be used as renewable alternatives to fossil-based plastics in numerous applications and end products, […]

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ENG selected to provide EPC for 100M gallon SAF and renewable diesel facility

ENG selected to provide EPC for 100M gallon SAF and renewable diesel facility

February 22, 2022 |

In Texas, ENG has been selected by a confidential client to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for a renewable fuels plant designed to produce approximately 100 million gallons per year of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel from renewable feed stocks. This US-based plant, which is scheduled to be ready for commissioning in […]

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