He points out that while Kior is in the process of restructuring after going into receivership, Ensyn
has had financial difficulties.
has a petroleum-replacement liquid biofuel produced from forest residues for heating oil customers in Quebec and the northeastern United States.
today congratulated its technology partner, Ensyn
Corp., for the formation of a biomass technology joint venture, called Envergent Technologies LLC, with UOP, a Honeywell company.
Despite these commercial successes, David Boulard, executive vice-president of Ensyn
, feels that they are just scratching the surface as to the range of chemicals (both commodity and high value) that might be economically produced through their pyrolysis platform.
agreed to acquire all the outstanding shares of Ensyn
The research and development conducted jointly by Ensyn
and Louisiana-Pacific will focus on the commercial feasibility of producing large quantities of bark-based adhesives at several test sites.
Bhd is a Malaysian company formed in partnership with Ensyn
ENERGY RESOURCE-24 March 2009-Honeywell's UOP Launches Joint Venture with Ensyn
"Taxol is a model project to illustrate the importance of the boreal forest as a source for treating diseases," says Abou-Zaid, who worked with Ottawa's Ensyn
Technologies in developing a patent for a Taxol extraction method from yew.
BDO-producing technologies are currently under development at various companies including Dynamotive, Ensyn
, BTG and Pyrovac.