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Global Bioenergies finalizes acquisition of Syngip

Evry (France), 2 February 2017 – Global Bioenergies (Alternext Paris: ALGBE) has finalized the acquisition of Syngip B.V. at the close of its extraordinary shareholders’ meeting today.  Syngip B.V. is a start-up based in the Netherlands that specializes in converting [...]

Global Bioenergies plans to acquire Dutch start-up Syngip B.V.

Evry (France) and Vaals (Netherlands), 21 December 2016 – Global Bioenergies (Alternext Paris: ALGBE) today signed a contribution agreement with the shareholders of Syngip B.V. to transfer all Syngip shares to Global Bioenergies S.A. The transaction’s completion remains subject to the fulfilment [...]

Global Bioenergies continues to bring its demo plant into operation successfully and lays out its strategy for using renewable resources

Evry (France), 15 December 2016 - Global Bioenergies is now entering the final phase of demonstrating its technology for converting renewable carbon into hydrocarbons. The first trials on the demo plant in Leuna were successfully completed, within schedule, in the [...]

Chevron Makes Equity Investment in Novvi and its High-Performance Renewable Base Oil Technology

SAN RAMON, Calif. and EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chevron Products Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc., and Novvi LLC today announced that Chevron has made an equity investment into Novvi LLC (a joint venture of [...]

Synthetic Biology Startup Lygos Closes $13 Million Venture Financing to Target Trillion Dollar* Oil-Based Specialty Chemical Industry

A pioneer in developing microbial manufacturing processes for specialty chemicals, Lygos is first to create bio-based malonic acid, a key chemical used in electronics manufacturing, flavor and fragrances, coatings and other manufacturing processes BERKELEY, CA--(Marketwired - Dec 13, 2016) - [...]

Amyris Partners with Queensland to Create the Leading Industrial Biotechnology Hub in Southeast Asia

Government and Local Sugarcane Industry Partners with Amyris to Produce Sustainable Ingredients for the Personal Care and Nutraceutical Markets EMERYVILLE, Calif. and BRISBANE, Australia, Dec. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq:AMRS), the industrial bioscience company, and the Government [...]