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62 countries have biofuel targets; algae-based crude closer to U.S. market

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • January 9 2014

According to the Biofuel Digest's annual review of global biofuel mandates and targets, 62 countries either have such goals in place or under

Primus Green Energy raises $12 million for demonstration plant

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 29 2012

Biofuel company Primus Green Energy Inc. has completed a third round of funding by raising $12 million from IC Green Energy Ltd., the renewable energy arm of Israel Corp. Ltd

Macro-algae attracting millions in government and industry financing

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2010

According to news reports, macro-algae, or seaweed, is being viewed by major investors as a better source of sugars for ethanol, biofuels, biochemicals, and biopolymers than land-based crops, because it grows faster, has a higher sugar content, absorbs more airborne carbon, and can be harvested up to six times each year

Algae-based biofuel company files $100 million initial public offering

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2011

San Francisco-based Solazyme, Inc. has reportedly filed a $100 million initial public offering (IPO) in a move that makes it one of the first biofuel companies using algae to list on a major stock exchange

Market study highlights key algae biofuel, biochemical success traits

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 7 2011

Emerging Markets Online recently released an algae study that "highlights why some algae companies will be winners and some will be losers bringing their product from pilot to commercial scale from 2011-2020.”

Energy interests and investors concerned about new derivatives regulation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2010

While European and U.S. regulators develop new rules to govern derivative transactions, energy companies and investors are reportedly expressing concerns about the potential for measures that are intended to rein in the risks taken by financial institutions to affect their business

United States leads world in advanced biofuel ventures

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • October 31 2013

Navigant Research reports in "Advanced Biofuels Country Rankings" that the United States is currently home to some two-thirds of the world's advanced

G20 agriculture ministers sidestep biofuels issues in Paris

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 30 2011

While the U.S. Congress is trying to balance the budget with cuts to programs subsidizing bio-based fuels and infrastructure, G20 agricultural ministers meeting in Paris to address a continuing global food supply crisis issued a declaration that failed to reach an accord on whether or how to cut or end biofuel subsidies

Commercial airlines receive preliminary approval to use bio-based fuel

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • June 16 2011

The ASTM International Committee on Petroleum Products and Lubricants has reportedly given preliminary approval to the use by airlines of a new jet fuel that blends traditional fuel with biofuel from organic waste and inedible plants

Strategic partnership formed to develop algae biofuels

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 15 2012

Sapphire Energy will reportedly partner with the Institute for Systems Biology to bring systems biology solutions to the development of algae biofuels, an effort that is expected to significantly increase oil yield and improve resistance to crop predators and environmental factors