16 Results for

valero

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Oil refiner chips in for wood-to-biofuel plant

Mascoma and investor Valero plant to build a $232 million plant to convert wood chips normally used for paper or lumber into ethanol, a step forward for the struggling cellulosic ethanol industry.

By Dec. 9, 2011

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Leading oil refiner invests in more algae

Valero Energy plans to share and develop transportation fuel technology with Algenol Biofuels.

By May. 6, 2010

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Wood-to-ethanol plant gets taker in oil refiner

Mascoma gets up to $50 million from oil refiner Valero Energy to build and use cellulosic ethanol from biorefinery in Michigan.

By Jan. 13, 2011

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Trash-to-fuel outfit Enerkem rakes in $60 million

Fuel refiner Valero joins Enerkem as a strategic investor with money to finance construction of a garbage-to-ethanol plants.

By Jun. 1, 2011

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Senate deal would ax $6 billion ethanol tax credit

Three senators reach deal to repeal the $6 billion-per-year ethanol tax credit by the end of July, an agreement that must still be passed by Congress.

By Jul. 7, 2011

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U.S. gives $650 million loan aid for biofuels from waste

Government is supporting the development of new feedstocks for ethanol to ease dependence on corn.

By Jan. 21, 2011

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SAP sales beat expectations

Full-year sales and earnings drop but revenue manages to beat expectations, as higher software sales are forecast for 2010.

By Jan. 27, 2010

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Microsoft trying to make sense of multicore

Software maker to set up research center in Spain, with the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, to explore "challenges and opportunities coming with multicore processors."

By Jan. 18, 2008

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Google rallies opposition to Calif. energy measure

A ballot measure to suspend a California emission-reduction law until unemployment improves is decried by Google, which thinks that could derail clean-tech investment.

By Aug. 10, 2010

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Senate vote marks start of end for ethanol subsidies

Although vote may ultimately be symbolic, move underscores increasingly hostile attitude toward federal ethanol support.

By Jun. 16, 2011