biorefinery


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biorefinery

[¦bī·ō·ri¦fīn·rē]
(biochemistry)
A large, integrated processing facility that produces chemicals and biochemicals from plant matter, wood waste, and waste paper.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Customs and Immigration Service, or USCIS, has issued an I-924 Exemplar Approval for its $50M EB-5 Phase II funding related to the Aemetis Riverbank cellulosic biorefinery project in California.
Synopsis: A biorefinery is a facility that integrates biomass conversion processes and equipment to produce fuels, power, heat, and value-added chemicals from biomass.
has executed a license agreement for Red Rock Biofuels to use Tulsa-based EFT's TL8a Fischer-Tropsch technology to provide additional capacity at a biorefinery in Lakeview, Oregon.
Of that line of credit, USD4.5m was used for capital improvements at the biorefinery facility through July 2016.
International Resource News-September 1, 2016--World Energy acquires biorefinery located on Mississippi River from Elevance Natchez
1 September 2016 - Boston, Massachusetts-based advanced biofuels supplier World Energy has acquired Missisippi-based organic chemicals industry company Elevance Natchez, Inc's 72m gallon-per-year biorefinery located on the Mississippi River in Natchez, Mississippi, the company said.
Among the topics are the early-stage design and analysis of biorefinery networks, the large-scale cultivation of microalgae for fuel, optimal planning of sustainable supply chains for producing Ambrox based on Ageratina jocotepecana in Mexico, novel methodologies for optimal product design from biomass, and assessing the safety and health of biofuel production technologies.
The biorefinery is the world's largest cellulosic ethanol plant, with the capacity to produce 30 million gallons per year of clean fuel that offers a 90 per cent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions as compared to gasoline.
Gaithersburg, MD, November 29, 2015 --(PR.com)-- The Global Biorefinery Products market is accounted for $437.74 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach $1128.17 billion by 2022 growing at a CAGR of 12.57% during the forecast period 2014-2022.
Credited as being the world's largest cellulosic ethanol plant, DuPont's biorefinery is capable of producing 30mn gallons per year of clean fuel.
Covering: This market study segments the global biorefinery market by technology and includes segments like industrial biotechnology, thermochemical, and physico-chemical.