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2/25/14
Proesa® - GranBio cellulosic ethanol plant to come online in March
Local press reports said that GranBio's BRL350 mln ($1=BRL2.34) cellulosic ethanol project in Vale de São Miguel dos Campos, Alagoas will start operations by late March 2014.
2/22/14
Beta's CEO Guido Ghisolfi receives Leonardo 2013 award for made in Italy excellence

Quality, sustainability, innovation, exports: 2013 Leonardo Prizes for Made in Italy excellence awarded today at the Quirinal Palace


 
1/29/14
The first cellulosic ethanol plant in Brazil: with Proesa you can
The first pictures of the first ethanol plant in Brazil using Proesa technology
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1/13/14
5th Annual Sustainable Bio Awards: Nominations Open, Beta won in 2013
This year’s Sustainable Bio Awards will recognise the tremendous innovation that is taking place in the development of truly sustainable bio-based fuels and products.
12/31/13
Beta Renewables CEO Guido Ghisolfi in the “Top 100 People in the Bioeconomy”
In Florida, US Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack headed the “Top 100 People in the Bioeconomy” as voted by the readers of The Digest and the publication’s editorial board.
11/18/13
M&G Chemicals selects Proesa™ Technology for its new biorefinery in China
M&G Chemicals announces today its decision to construct a second-generation bio-refinery in the region of Fuyang, Anhui Province of China for the conversion of one million metric tons of biomass into bio-ethanol and bio-glycols.
11/7/13
Italy leads biofuels ‘revolution’ hopes
In contrast to a welter of gloomy commentaries over Italy’s inability to compete globally, a locally led international consortium has achieved a breakthrough in what could lead to a “green revolution” in providing new fuels to cut carbon emissions.
10/9/13
The world's first plant for the production of second generation biofuels has been opened in Northern Italy
The world’s first commercial-scale plant for the production of bioethanol from non-food biomass sources was officially inaugurated today before the Minister for Economic Development Flavio Zanonato and the local Authorities
(President of the Regional Administration Roberto Cota, Mayor of Crescentino Marinella Venegoni, President of the Provincial Administration Carlo Riva Vercellotti).
10/4/13
Crescentino Opening Ceremony

Official Opening Ceremony of the World's 1st commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant: the Crescentino bio-refinery.