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June 3, 2009
The ETBE will be used by Japanese refineries to meet clean-burning fuels requirements as part of Japan's Kyoto Protocol commitments, LyondellBasell says....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/LyondellBasell-Planning-Bio-Based-ETBE-Capacity-at-Channelview_19344.html
May 8, 2009
Publicly traded biotech firm OriginOil (Los Angeles, CA) says it is commercializing a “breakthrough” technology for generating algae from biofuel. The process uses...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/U-S-Firm-Begins-Commercializing-Process-for-Algae-to-Oil_18773.html
May 1, 2009
Sasol is making good headway with the development of a more efficient next-generation, slurry phase, gas-to-liquid (GTL) process, says Steve Venables, head of international energy, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/gas_tol_iquids/Development-of-Sasols-Next-Generation-GTL-Process-Gains-Momentum_18656.html
April 22, 2009
Linde says it will start building a demonstration plant from the middle of this year at Leuna, Germany that will produce hydrogen from glycerine. The plant is due to come on stream in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Linde-to-Pilot-Process-for-Making-Hydrogen-from-Glycerine_18389.html
April 9, 2009
Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA), a class of biopolymers, could succeed the use of polylactic acid (PLA) in many applications, according to the implications of research presented by George...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Biopolymers-Could-PHA-Succeed-PLA-update_18113.html
March 24, 2009
The company says it will now invest $160-$200 million to build the plant, up from $80-$100 million when first announced in July of last year....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Novozymes-Doubles-Enzymes-Investment-in-Nebraska_17828.html
March 10, 2009
Under the terms of the agreement, Codexis will work with Shell and Iogen Energy (Ottawa) to enhance the efficiency of enzymes used in the Iogen's cellulosic ethanol production process....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Shell-Expands-Biofuel-Efforts-Increases-Codexis-Stake_17548.html
March 6, 2009
The European Union (EU) has approved plans to slap temporary anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties on imports of biodiesel from the U.S. A European Commission trade committee voted last...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Europe-Slaps-Antidumping-Duties-on-Biodiesel-Imported-from-the-U-S-_17437.html
March 5, 2009
The company says it plans to spend 80% of the $2.4 billion on ethanol and 20% on biodiesel, with 91% of the investments to be made in Brazil....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Petrobras-Outlines-$2-4-Billion-Biofuel-Investments_17413.html
March 4, 2009
Pilot-scale production is set to begin by 2010, and construction of a commercial-scale facility is targeted for the second-half of 2010....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Cobalt-Biofuels-Sets-Biobutanol-Production-Timeline_17403.html
March 1, 2009
DSM says it is closing in on a decision to produce commercial volumes of a series of chemicals derived from bio raw materials, including succinic acid. DSM, jointly with Roquette...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/DSM-Hones-Biotech-Strategy-Targets-Bio-succinic-Acid-Production-from-2012_17333.html
February 26, 2009
Enzymes technology firm Novozymes says it is “on track” to deliver its targets first commercial enzymatic process for generatic cellulosic ethanol by 2010. Novozymes says...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Novozymes-on-Track-for-2010-Launch-of-Cellulosic-Ethanol-Process_17227.html
February 25, 2009
Company will use the funds to demonstrates the effectiveness of its algae biogasification process that turns vegetation and similar biomass into ethane, hydrogen, or other synthetic gases (syngas)....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/QuantumSphere-Awarded-Algae-to-Biofuel-Grant_17229.html
February 25, 2009
Genomatica (San Diego, CA), a biotech start up, says it has developed the first bio-process for manufacturing the solvent methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) from renewable raw materials. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Genomatica-Develops-Bio-process-for-MEK-that-Runs-on-Idled-Ethanol-Plants_17224.html
February 23, 2009
Refineries will be able to meet a government mandate to produce 36 billion gal/year of biofuels providing they make technological advances, according to a new study. Some 21...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Study-Finds-Refineries-Can-Meet-Biofuel-Mandate-Using-Cellulosic-Feedstock_17155.html
February 19, 2009
Each company will commit $45 million in funding and assets to the jv, which will initially focus on developing and securing financing for a commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol facility at Highlands County, Fl....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/BP-and-Verenium-Form-Cellulosic-Ethanol-JV_17119.html
January 26, 2009
Germany has proposed regulations that would limit the import of biofuels from the U.S., local press reports say. The German proposal would bar the import of biofuels made from soybean...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biodiesel/Germany-Eyes-Biodiesel-Ban_16662.html
January 26, 2009
Novozymes, the enzymes technology firm, has bucked the chemical industry’s seemingly endless reports of plant shutdowns and sales drop offs, by announcing “strong”...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/bioethanol/Novozymes-Bucks-Trend-by-Predicting-Growth-in-2009_16585.html
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