Tag: Woodland Biofuels

Woodland Biofuels looking to build commercial facility near Sarnia

Woodland Biofuels looking to build commercial facility near Sarnia

October 15, 2020 |

In Canada, Blackburn News reports that after operating its pilot plant at the Sarnia-Lambton Research Park for the past decade, Woodland Biofuels is looking at building its first commercial facility at the nearby Arlanxeo bio-industrial park. The company was awarded a C$5 million grant in August 2019 to build the 80 million liter per year […]

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Canada to invest C$4.7 million in Woodland Biofuels project in Sarnia

Canada to invest C$4.7 million in Woodland Biofuels project in Sarnia

August 27, 2019 |

In Canada, the government announced two investments totaling more than C$4.7 million in Woodland Biofuels. The investments will go toward two innovative initiatives that will create jobs, significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and develop first-of-their-kind technology in Canada’s forest sector. The first investment of C$1.9 million, funded by Natural Resources Canada’s Investments in Forest Industry […]

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Ontario invests $800,000 in Woodland Biofuels

Ontario invests $800,000 in Woodland Biofuels

June 25, 2013 |

In Canada, Under FedDev Ontario’s Investing in Business Innovation (IBI) initiative, Woodland Biofuels will receive a repayable contribution of up to $800,000 to operate a plant to demonstrate the efficiency and scalability of cellulosic ethanol production using its unique technology. The patented technology uses a series of chemical reaction steps to produce cellulosic ethanol biofuel […]

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UnNintendoed Consequences: Biofuels and the feedstock challenge

UnNintendoed Consequences: Biofuels and the feedstock challenge

December 12, 2012 |

It’s been years of struggle to get cellulosic feedstock supply chains downfield. Now, companies like Woodland Biofuels, Sweetwater Energy, Ceres, Delta BioRenewables and Commonwealth Agro-Energy are moving the chains. For grownups of a certain age, memories of December past take us back to childhoods before Madden Football and XBox, when Electric Football sets were found […]

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Woodland Biofuels to open wood-to-ethanol plant by year’s end

Woodland Biofuels to open wood-to-ethanol plant by year’s end

October 15, 2012 |

In Canada, Woodland Biofuels has finished construction on its $12-million demonstration plant in Sarnia, and expects to begin producing ethanol from wood waste before the end of 2012. Located at the Western University Research Park’s Bioindustrial Innovation Center, the plant will employ 10 staff and showcase the company’s technologies to produce fuel ethanol from wood […]

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Woodland Biofuels secures $12M in equity financing for cellulosic ethanol demonstration

Woodland Biofuels secures $12M in equity financing for cellulosic ethanol demonstration

[ 0 ] January 14, 2011 |

In Canada, Woodland Biofuels announced today the closing of a common equity investment in Woodland to help build a groundbreaking demonstration plant that will produce cellulosic ethanol.  The common equity investment is part of a $12 million demonstration plant financing.  Investors include the Ontario Emerging Technologies Fund, Investeco Capital, and David LeGresley, former Vice-Chairman of […]

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