Alcar Chemical Group Inc. (OTCPK:ACMG) announced(April20,2006 ) the completion of an independent evaluation of its proprietary technology to produce plastic raw materials, Ethanol and Bio-Diesel based on renewable resources. The independent evaluation was performed by CLD and they have established the value at $85 million USD, translating into approximately $0.90 per share on a fully diluted basis.
Alternative Energy Sources, Inc.(AENS.OB:OTCBB) is engaged in the business of constructing, owning and operating fuel grade ethanol plants. The Company anticipates the completion of permitting for two corn-based ethanol plants in Iowa by Fall, 2006, which are expected to be in commercial production in 2008.
Andersons Inc (ANDE), an agriculture company with railroad interests, and two ethanol plants under construction in the Midwest
Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM)is one of the world's largest agricultural processors of soybeans, corn, wheat and cocoa. The Company works with farmers across the world to turn these crops into soymeal and oil, corn sweeteners, flour, cocoa and chocolate, ethanol and biodiesel,as well as a wide portfolio of other value-added food ingredients, animal nutrition and industrial products.
Aventine Renewable Energy, Inc. (AVR) supplies more than 500 million gallons of the nation's growing ethanol needs as a leading producer and marketer of ethanol in the United States.
Blue Diamond Ventures, Inc. (OTC.PK: BLDV) is an agriculture, bio fuels and commercial development company with operations in Belize and the U.S.
BlueFire Ethanol Inc. (OTC.PK: BFRE) conversion of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) cellulosic materials to ethanol.
Dyadic International, Inc. (AMEX: DIL) engages in the development and distribution of specialty enzymes and related products for sale to the textile, food and feed, starch, pulp and paper, and other industries in the United States of America, Hong Kong, Poland, and the Netherlands. The company focuses on functional proteomics through the discovery, development, and manufacturing of novel products, including enzymes and proteins, derived from the genes of complex living organisms. Using its proprietary platform technologies for gene discovery and gene expression, Dyadic develops additional biological products, such as proteins, enzymes, polypeptides, and small molecules for use by itself and for applications in large segments of the agricultural, industrial, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Dyadic International is based in Jupiter, Florida.
Earth Biofuels Inc (OTCBB: EBOF) produces and distributes biodiesel fuel through the company's network of wholesale and retail outlets. The fuel is sold under Willie Nelson's brand name, "BioWillie." The Company is focused on capitalizing on the growing demand for alternative and renewable fuels in the domestic market.
Environmental Power Corporation (OTCBB: POWR) through its subsidiaries, engages in the development, ownership, and operation of renewable energy production facilities. It develops and owns noncommodity, renewable, and alternative energy facilities that produces biofuels or electricity by utilizing fuel derived from its agricultural waste management processes or alternative fuel sources, such as waste coal.
Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq: GPRE) a development stage company, plans to produce ethanol and animal feed products in southwestern Iowa.
Imperial Petroleum, Inc. (OTCBB: IPTM) has signed a Letter of Intent with Domestic Energy Partners ("DEP") of Spanish Fork, Utah to market biodiesel to petroleum refineries and other end users. Imperial's subsidiary, Hoosier Biodiesel Company, will sell up to 25 million gallons annually of biodiesel products manufactured by DEP using its proprietary process.
Intrepid Technology and Resources, Inc. ITR (OTCBB: IESV) technology application innovator of biogas, bio-diesel and ethanol products and services designed to assist in worldwide energy independence and reduce pollution; thus manufacturing "green energy" from renewable agriculture feedstock and industrial and agriculture waste materials.
MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGPI) produces certain ingredients and distillery products. Its ingredients consists of specialty ingredients, including specialty wheat starches and proteins; commodity ingredients, including commodity wheat starches and vital wheat gluten; and mill feeds. MGPI's Terratek™ line of starch- and protein-based polymbers has been developed to address the need for eco-friendly, biobased goods provides an excellent alternative to petroleum-based polymers.
Nova Energy Holding, Inc. (OTCBB: NVAO) formerly known as Nova Oil, Inc., is an energy company that synthesizes and distributes renewable fuel products. Nova's initial focus will be to construct and operate several biodiesel refineries with production capacity of more than 300 million gallons of fuel on an annual basis. Within three years Nova intends to construct seven biodiesel refineries ranging from 20 to 50 million gallons per year. All seven refineries will utilize Nova's proprietary, patented process technology, which enables the use of a broader range of lower cost feedstocks.
O2Diesel Corporation (AMEX: OTD) commercial development of a cleaner-burning diesel fuel ,engineered and designed for universal application, O2Diesel(TM) is an ethanol-diesel blend treated with the company's proprietary natural oil-derived stabilizing additive that substantially reduces harmful emissions without sacrificing power and performance. Extensive independent and government-recognized laboratory and in-use field tests have demonstrated the effectiveness of O2Diesel(TM) -- the introduction of this cost-effective, cleaner-burning diesel fuel is now underway in the United States and other global markets.
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX) markets ethanol in the western United States. Through third-party service providers, it provides transportation, storage, and delivery of ethanol. The company sells ethanol primarily into California, Nevada, Arizona, and Oregon, as well as has customer relationships throughout the western United States, and supplier relationships throughout the western and midwestern United States.
Rentech, Inc. (RTK) Developer and owner of a proprietary and patented gas-to-liquids (GTL) process that converts carbon-bearing gases, liquids and solids into liquid hydrocarbon products. The products include clean burning diesel fuel, naphthas and specialty products such as waxes, petrochemical feedstocks, fuel cell feedstocks and synthetic lubricant base stock.
Veridium Corporation (OTCBB: VRDM) announced an update on its various ethanol projects.(May1,2006)
Syngas International (OTCBB: SYNI) announced May 3, 2006 that it has initiated researching the possibilities of using gases produced from its M2 and PyStR processes to make synthetic liquid bio fuels. The first two liquid bio fuels under investigation are ethanol and methanol due to the rapidly increasing demand for fuels in North America. To begin with, the focus will be on catalytic conversion processes such as the Sabatier and Fischer.
VeraSun Energy Corp (VSE) - The second-largest U.S. producer, next to Archer Daniels Midland Co ,producing 230 million gallons of corn-based ethanol a year.
Veridium owns several technologies that bring substantial benefits to the ethanol industry. These technologies increase the efficiency of ethanol production by increasing the amount of fuel produced while reducing operating costs and plant emissions.
Xethanol Corporation (OTCBB: XTHN) emerging biomass-to-ethanol industry. Xethanol's mission is to optimize the use of biomass in the renewable energy field and convert biomass that is currently being abandoned or land filled into ethanol and other valuable co-products, especially xylitol. Xethanol's strategy is to deploy proprietary biotechnologies that will extract and ferment the sugars trapped in these biomass waste concentrations. Xethanol's strategic value proposition is to produce ethanol and valuable co-products cost effectively with ethanol plants located closer to biomass sources. In Iowa, Xethanol owns two ethanol production facilities, where it is deploying these technologies.