Archive | January, 2012

BASF invests in Renmatix

Just like Coca-Cola’s announcement of partnering with Gevo, Virent and Avantium, the renewable chemicals world takes notice when chemical giants such as BASF, Dow Chemical and DuPont announced further investments in this field. BASF’s $30m investment in US cellulosic sugar developer Renmatix signals the German chemical firm’s intent to expand its feedstock source especially for […]

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LanzaTech bought Range Fuels

As I am writing my second post of the year, we got this breaking news from @GiantMiscanthus on twitter that LanzaTech has bought Range Fuels for $5.2m. LanzaTech’s CEO Jennifer Holmgren confirmed to the blog today that they have acquired Range Fuels via an auction. I’m sure we will hear more from LanzaTech on what […]

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First 2012 post: OPXBio update

Happy New Year!!! The blog wishes everyone a prosperous 2012! In my culture, we have this tradition that whatever you did in the first day of January is what you’re mostly going to do throughout the year so maybe blogging today will make me more blog-productive throughout 2012. Crossing my fingers! We’ll ring the new […]

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