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List of Algae Biofuel Companies

Algae biofuel companies in USA Algenol Algenol was founded in 2006. It has it’s headquarter in Fort Myers, Florida, United States. Algenol focuses on ethanol production from algae through its proprietary ‘Direct to Ethanol’ technology. 16121 lee Road Fort Myers, FLorida, USA 33912 (239) 498-2000 info@algenol.com Sapphire Energy Sapphire Energy is San Diego, California, United States based algae biofuel producer company . It was founded in 2007. The Sapphire Energy’s Integrated Algal Bio Refinery, also famous as Green crude farm, is situated […]

Top Biofuel Producer Companies in Brazil

List of top biofuel producer companies in Brazil is given below: Raizen Raizen is Brazil’s leading manufacturer of sugarcane ethanol. Its  production capacity is about 2.1 billion litres of biofuel per year. Raizon is based from the merger of Shell and Cosan and  is now the Brazil’s fifth largest company in terms of billable revenues GranBio GranBio is a Brazilian biotech company.  Granbio has experties in transforming biomass into renewable products such as biofuels, biochemicals, nano materials and nutrients. It produces […]

Biofuel Projects in India

Some Ongoing and Upcoming  Biofuel Projects in India Second Generation Biofuel Refinery for Punjab In October 2015 Punjab signed MOU for setting up of second generation bioethanol refinery with consortium of Beta Renewables, Novozymes and CVC India Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd. The estimated worth of the project is Rs 950 crore and will use the huge amount of wheat and rice straw generated in the area as feedstock to produce bioethanol. The utilization of these agriculture wastes has been a major […]

Balrampur Chini Mills to boost ethanol production capacity

Balrampur Chini Mills Ltd, one of the largest integrated sugar manufacturers in India, is planning to invest Rs.200 crore ($31.2 million) to boost ethanol production capacity of its three distilleries.  The plan is to set up or adopt incineration technology to enhance production of ethanol in Balrampur, Babhnan & Mankapur Distillery Units. Balrampur Chini Mills owns 11 sugar mills in the state of Uttar Pradesh with an aggregate crushing capacity of 79,000 tons per day.

Biofuel Research Institutes in Australia

A list of biofuel research institutes in Australia is given below: 1. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) CSIRO is Australia’s national science agency. Its Energy Flagship aims at developing 1) cost competitive low emission energy from coal and 2) algal biodiesel as a means to return to natural resources for energy production. http://www.csiro.au/Outcomes/Energy.aspx 2. South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) SARDI is based in Adelaide and focuses on the research and development of new and improved feedstocks […]

Biofuel related companies in India

A list of biofuel related companies in India is given below:  Click here to know about some ongoing and upcoming  biofuel projects in India 1. SHIRKE Energy Pune, Maharashtra based Shirke Energy  is  active in Biomass Field establishment. It is a biodiesel manufacturer and supplier. They produce biodiesel from Jatropha, Pongamia, Castor, Palm and other Non edible oils. The company involves in export and import of biofuels and provide technical consultation to biofuel Industry. They also buy and supply Jatropha […]

Biofuel Research in India

List of top centers involved in biofuel research in India 1. International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi Synthetic biology and biofuel group  ICGEB is an International organization dedicated to advanced research and training in molecular biology and biotechnology Focus area  Discovery and design of novel enzymes and enzyme systems for biofuelsEngineering bacteria to produce biofules Group leader:  Dr. Syed Shams Yazdani shams@icgeb.res.in Website  http://www.icgeb.org/home-nd.html  More information at http://www.icgeb.org/yazdani-shams-lab.html 2. DBT-ICT-Centre of Energy Biosciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra At Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai […]

Information about Biofuels in India

To get the detailed information about biofuels in India please go through these links: 1. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India MNRE is the nodal ministry of the Government of India for all matters related to new and renewable energy. The broad aim of the Ministry is to develop new and renewable energy for supplementing the energy requirements of the country. http://www.mnre.gov.in/ 2. Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA), Government of India IREDA is a […]

Information about biofuels EU

In order to get detailed information and most recent updates about developments in biofuel front in EU please check these links: 1. European Biofuels Technology Platform (EBTP) Established in 2006, EBTB provides a platform to stakeholders of biofuel industry, biomass production, research & technology development, engine and vehicle manufacture, fuel distribution, government and NGOs in a public private partnership. The aim of EBTP is to contribute towards the development of cost competitive sustainable biofuels industry. http://www.biofuelstp.eu/nat_platforms.html 2. European Commission: Biofuel […]

Information about biofuels US

To get the detailed information about biofuels in US please go through these links: 1.National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) NREL is a national laboratory of US Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy(EERE) operated by Alliance for Sustainable Energy. NREL is dedicated to find out futuristic sustainable solutions of the energy challenges. http://www.nrel.gov 2. Alternative Fuel Data Centre (AFDC) AFDC comes under U.S. Department of Energy’s office of Energy efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). AFDC is very useful […]