Tag: U.S. Department of Energy

DOE issues RFI related to enhanced weathering as mechanism for CO2 removal

DOE issues RFI related to enhanced weathering as mechanism for CO2 removal

October 18, 2020 |

In Washington, D.C., the U.S. Department of Energy issued a request for information seeking viewpoints regarding research and development needs associated with specific challenges to enhanced weathering (EW) as a mechanism to capture and store carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. This RFI seeks to understand the current state of the art for EW including: Disposition […]

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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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8 Rivers Capital wins 7 DOE carbon capture grants work over $30M

8 Rivers Capital wins 7 DOE carbon capture grants work over $30M

August 2, 2020 |

In North Carolina, 8 Rivers Capital, LLC, was awarded 7 US Department of Energy grants worth over $30 Million to further develop its world-leading carbon capture technologies for flexible clean electricity that allows customers to achieve their net-zero ambitions. These projects will advance the Allam-Fetvedt Cycle, Lime Direct Air Capture, and the Carbon8 technologies invented […]

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DOE selects 3 projects to get $1M for bioenergy and feedstock technologies

DOE selects 3 projects to get $1M for bioenergy and feedstock technologies

July 19, 2020 |

In Washington, D.C., the U.S. Department of Energy selected Catalyxx, Inc., Forest Concepts and Pyran as the three projects to receive approximately $1 million in funding to leverage the unique computational capabilities at DOE’s National Laboratories. The projects will address technical challenges in bioenergy feedstock handling and logistics, as well as catalyst design and development. […]

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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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Nominations open for US Biomass R&D Technical Advisory Committee

Nominations open for US Biomass R&D Technical Advisory Committee

June 13, 2019 |

In Washington, the U.S. Department of Energy is soliciting nomination for candidates to fill vacancies on the Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee. The Deadline for Technical Advisory Committee member nominations is June 30, 2019. The Biomass Research and Development Act of 2000 requires cooperation and coordination in biomass research and development between the […]

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