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October 26, 2011
Cobalt Technologies (Mountain View, CA), a company commercializing biobased n-butanol as a renewable chemical and fuel, says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Rhodia to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Rhodia-and-Cobalt-Planning-n-Butanol-Biorefineries-in-Latin-America-Updated_38412.html
October 19, 2011
Europe needs to step up its investment in biotech R&D and establish supportive regulatory policies if it is to keep pace with the U.S. in the biotech sector, says Stephan Tanda...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/EU-Trails-U-S-on-Biotech-R-and-D-Spending-Capability-is-Building_38404.html
September 28, 2011
Renmatix (King of Prussia, PA), a cellulosic sugar start-up backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (Menlo Park), has unveiled a low-cost pathway to extract sugar from biomass using only water, pressure, and heat....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Renmatix-Emerges-From-Stealth-Mode-with-Biorefining-Breakthrough_37921.html
September 20, 2011
Mascoma (Lebanon, NH), a renewable fuels and chemicals firm targeting the conversion of hardwood biomass feedstocks, has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) worth up to $100...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Mascoma-Files-for-$100-Million-IPO_37685.html
August 31, 2011
Honeywell says its UOP subsidiary has broken ground on a Hawaiian biomass-to-fuels demonstration facility. The unit, located at a Tesoro Corp. refinery at Kapolei, will use forest...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/UOP-Building-Hawaii-Biomass-to-Fuels-Facility_37282.html
July 12, 2011
by Steve Donen, vp./Process Development & Engineering, Rivertop Renewables   Often the greatest innovations take place in the laboratory, but as many innovators will tell you...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Five-Considerations-when-Taking-Green-Chemistry-from-Lab-to-Scale_36101.html
June 29, 2011
DuPont subsidiary DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol (DDCE) says its will build a commercial-scale biorefinery at Nevada, IA to produce fuel-grade ethanol from cellulose. The cellulose...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/DuPont-to-Build-Commercial-Scale-Bio-based-Ethanol-Plant-in-Iowa_35847.html
June 22, 2011
ENI (Rome) will cease permanently the production of almost all petrochemicals at the company's Porto Torres, Italy complex under a plan to convert the site into a previously announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/ENI-to-Close-Ethylene-Complex-in-Sardinia_35666.html
June 7, 2011
Elevance Renewable Sciences (Bolingbrook, IL) says it has acquired the Delta BioFuels facility at Natchez, MI and will convert the biodiesel asset into a world-scale biorefinery and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Elevance-Buys-Mississippi-Biodiesel-Plant_35345.html
June 3, 2011
Wilmar International (Singapore) announced today that its Australian sugar subsidiary Sucrogen (Port Melbourne) has agreed to buy Proserpine Co-operative Sugar Milling Association...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Wilmars-Sucrogen-Subsidiary-Buys-Proserpine-Sugar_35261.html
June 1, 2011
A previously reported €500-million project to build a biorefinery at Porto Torres, Italy is moving ahead. The facility will be capable of producing plastics as well as monomers...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/ENI-and-Novamont-Sign-Biopolymer-JV-Agreement_35221.html
June 1, 2011
ZeaChem (Lakewood, CO), a biotech start-up, and Procter & Gamble, say they have agreed to jointly develop a technology platform for making “drop-in” biobased...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/ZeaChem-and-P-and-G-Sign-Joint-Development-Deal_35205.html
May 31, 2011
The 18 million gallon/year facility is expected to begin production next summer, making it the world’s first commercial-scale biobased isobutanol plant, Gevo says....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Gevo-Begins-Isobutanol-Retrofit_35185.html
May 27, 2011
North America and Asia Pacific will account for 82% of biofuels produced from algae, or about 50 million gallons of annual production....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Biofuels-From-Algae-to-Reach-$1-3-Billion-by-2020_35145.html
May 24, 2011
Endicott Biofuels (EBF; Houston) and Holly Biofuels (Dallas, TX) say they have formed a jv to build and operate a 30-million gallon/year biorefinery at Port Arthur, TX. The facility...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Endicott-Holly-Partner-for-Port-Arthur-Biorefinery_35013.html
May 16, 2011
Opportunities in biobased succinic acid topped the agenda at the Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO; Washington) World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/BIO-2011-Conference-Highlights-Succinic-Acid_34825.html
May 16, 2011
DSM, and starch and starch derivatives company Roquette Frères (Lestrem, France), have announced plans to build a commercial-scale plant to produce bio-based succinic acid, the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/DSM-and-Roquette-Build-Commercial-Scale-Bio-Based-Succinic-Acid-Plant_34775.html
April 18, 2011
The Aditya Birla Group (Mumbai) says it has acquired Domsjö Fabriker (Örnsköldsvik, Sweden), a specialty pulp and biorefinery company, for $340 million from a Swedish...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Aditya-Birla-Acquires-Swedish-Specialty-Pulp-and-Biorefinery-Company-for-$340-Million_34241.html
April 12, 2011
Biomaterials start-up Rivertop Renewables (Missoula, MT) has been awarded a $3.5 million grant to expand the company’s existing chemistry laboratories and build a semi-works...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Rivertop-Secures-Grant-to-Build-Semi-Works-Expand-Labs_34064.html
April 1, 2011
Start-ups and corporations developing biomaterials have a distinctly higher chance of success if they use social networking systems to collaborate, according to a report by market...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/alternative_fuels/biorefineries/Social-Networking-Boosts-Success-of-Biomaterial-Firms_33901.html
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