Blogs written by Lee Enterprises Consulting Bioeconomy Expert(s)

Water Treatment Expert

What is “water treatment” and what does a water treatment expert or water treatment consultant do?  First, let define the term.  The short version of water treatment technology is that which uses kinetic energy (not thermal energy) to convert water to vapor form via mechanical means.  The energy usage by using this system is far…

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Gas to Liquids Expert

Gas to liquids refers to a refining process whereby natural gas or some other gaseous hydrocarbon is converted into a longer-chain hydrocarbons like gasoline or diesel fuel.  The Fischer-Tropsch process is a popular Gas-to-Liquids technology.  The conversion is a catalyzed chemical reaction in which synthesis gas (syngas), a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen, is…

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Bioplastics Expert

A bioplastics expert or bioplastics consultant is someone who has a significant background in this area, through education and/or experience.  An expert in bioplastics has a wide range of expertise in the technologies and businesses concerning the production and utility of bioplastics produced from renewable resources. He or she should be able to assist investors…

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Waste to Energy Consultant

What does a waste to energy consultant do? Renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms like Lee Enterprises Consulting, Inc., have experts in waste to energy (WTE) as well as other expertise in biofuels/renewable fuels, biomaterials, biomass and biomass power, feedstocks, biotechnologies and a variety of specialty services.  This will encompass an expertise in biofuels like…

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What is TEA?

Renewable energy and biochemical consulting firms like Lee Enterprises Consulting, Inc. have experts in renewable fuels, biomaterials, biomass processes, biotechnologies, and a variety of specialty services. Lee Enterprises also has experts who specialize in techno-economic modeling and analysis. What is techno-economic modeling & analysis?  See our TEA PPT on this subject. Bringing a new technology to…

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Renewable Energy TEA for Investors

Lee Enterprises Consulting has experts who work with renewable and bio technology investors on critical tasks like due diligence, feasibility studies, risk analysis, and IP strategy. Techno-economic modeling and analysis is an essential part of this work. In the bioprocess and chemical industries, bringing a new technology to market is expensive and time consuming. See our TEA PPT on this subject.There are technology and market risks as…

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Renewable Energy TEA for Project Developers

Experts from Lee Enterprises Consulting have seen hundreds of renewable and biotechnologies progress through the research, development, and scale-up phases and performed a great many renewable energy TEA projects.  As experts, we know that strong techno-economic modeling and analysis is a key to efficiently navigating this process. To succeed, any technology must be economically viable.…

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Using a Third Party for Renewable Energy Analysis

Techno-economic analysis combines scientific findings, process design, and financial factors to provide a holistic picture of a technology’s economic potential. Good TEA experts can build useful models to help translate the results into action.  So, should TEA be done in-house or outsourced? While everyone should agree that the more complex projects are best done by independent third parties,…

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