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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/sustainability/biofuels/UOP-Building-Hawaii-Biomass-to-Fuels-Facility_37282.html
August 25, 2011
Genomatica, a San Diego-based developer of sustainable chemicals, has filed with the SEC for an initial public offering (IPO) of up to $100 million. The number of shares offered and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Genomatica-Files-for-IPO_37099.html
August 22, 2011
Genomatica, a San Diego-based developer of sustainable chemicals, says it has produced butadiene from biobased feedstocks. The company, which is currently advancing its first product...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Genomatica-Pursuing-Biobased-Butadiene_37055.html
August 18, 2011
Genomatica (San Diego), a developer of bio-based chemicals, says it has signed a letter of intent with Novamont (Novara, Italy) to form a European butanediol (BDO) joint venture. ...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Genomatica-and-Novamont-Sign-Deal-for-European-Bio-Based-BDO-JV_36962.html
August 12, 2011
Innovation news has been lower key this week than of late. That stated, the announcements and new technologies in the biomaterials space keep on coming. In a tech tie up this week...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-Innovation-News-Round-up-Aug-12_36881.html
August 11, 2011
Butamax Advanced Biofuel (Wilmington, DE),  a joint venture formed between DuPont and BP, has filed a second patent infringement suit against isobutanol producer Gevo (Englewood...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/DuPont-JV-Files-Second-Patent-Suit-Against-Gevo_36841.html
August 8, 2011
Algae oils firm Solazyme (San Francisco) says it has signed a framework agreement with Bunge to form a triglycerides production joint venture in Brazil. The agreement, subject to a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Solazyme-Bunge-Sign-Preliminary-Agreements-for-JV_36790.html
August 5, 2011
Isobutanol producer Gevo (Englewood, CO) says it has entered into a definitive, commercial off-take agreement with Sasol Chemical Industries Limited. The deal is expected to include...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Sasol-Secures-Majority-of-Gevos-Isobutanol-Through-2013_36752.html
August 5, 2011
Biotech firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) has signed a collaboration agreement with Kuraray to develop a renewable hydrocarbon technology. Under the agreement, Kuraray will use Biofene to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Amyris-Partners-with-Kuraray-to-Replace-Petroleum-Feedstocks_36733.html
August 4, 2011
Global sales of green technologies including insulation, power, hybrid vehicles and waste-to-energy are set to grow at an annual compound growth rate (CAGR) of 9.2% for the next four...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Green-Technology-Markets-to-Increase-9-percentyr-through-2015_36665.html
July 26, 2011
Süd-Chemie says it has begun constructing  a previously announced cellulosic ethanol plant at Staubing, Germany. Expected to be completed by the end of this year, the plant...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Sud-Chemie-Begins-Building-Germanys-Largest-Cellulosic-Ethanol-Plant_36428.html
July 26, 2011
The European Commission will invest almost €7 billion ($10.1 billion) in innovation-focused research through 2013. The research package is known formally as the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/EU-Unveils-$10-Billion-of-Funding-for-Innovation_36424.html
July 25, 2011
Newly appointed DSM CTO Marcel Wubbolts tells CW that the company’s recent acquisition of C5 Yeast Company (Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands) will help it optimize a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/DSM-CTO-Touts-Yeast-and-Innovation-Potential_36408.html
July 25, 2011
Synthetic biology firm Amyris (Emeryville, CA) says a previously signed flavors and fragrances collaboration with Firmenich (Geneva) has been extended to include the development of a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Amyris-Extends-Flavors-and-Fragrances-Collaboration_36394.html
July 25, 2011
BASF plans to intensify its collaboration with The Dutch foundation for Fundamental Research on Matter (FOM; Utrecht the Netherlands) to gain greater understanding about the properties...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/BASF-Researches-Magnetocaloric-Materials_36382.html
July 20, 2011
The European Commission has officially recognized seven schemes for assessing the sustainability of biofuels used in the European Union (EU) in order to safeguard against any...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Europe-Takes-Steps-to-Ensure-Biofuels-Are-Sustainable_36251.html
July 19, 2011
Synthetic biology start-up LS9 (San Francisco, CA) and HCL CleanTech (Oxford, NC) say they have secured $9 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) a process to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/DOE-Funds-LS9-HCL-Cleantech-Projects_36193.html
July 13, 2011
PetroAlgae, a Melbourne-based biomass production firm, says it has signed an agreement with CRO Catalyst Company to optimize CRO’s hydropyrolysis and hydroconversion technology...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/PetroAlgae-CRI-Ink-Biofuel-Collaboration-Deal_36139.html
July 13, 2011
Elevance Renewable Sciences (Bolingbrook, IL) says it has entered into an agreement to jointly develop biobased plastics additives with Clariant. The two companies will leverage...
http://www.chemweek.com/sustainability/biofuels/Clariant-and-Elevance-Sign-Plastic-Additives-Deal_36126.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/sustainability/biofuels/Five-Considerations-when-Taking-Green-Chemistry-from-Lab-to-Scale_36101.html
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