IHS Chemical Week
HomeTop StoriesStatisticsOngoing ResearchWhite PapersKey Industry Players

Sustainability :: Clean Energy Technologies

Novozymes Collaborates on Seaweed-to-Biofuels Project in India

9:14 AM MST | January 31, 2012 | Alex Scott

Enzymes group Novozymes says it has created an “exploratory research agreement” with Sea6 Energy (Chennai, India), a start-up biotech firm, to jointly develop an enzymatic process for converting seaweed-based carbohydrates to sugar, which can then be fermented to produce ethanol for fuel, fine chemicals, proteins for food, and fertilizers for plants. Financial terms were not disclosed. Growth opportunity: Sea6 Energy already is testing its seaweed production systems off the coast of southern India.   Novozymes will...

Already an IHS Chemical Week member?
Login here

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

 

Free Sustainability Offer Click here for 6 months access to the lates news, data and statistics on sustainability.  PLUS all the news and analysis from the Chemical Week editorial team updated everyday on IHS Chemical Week













 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2012 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa