Cleaning Up Fixed Asset Lists Saves Money

Cleaning Up Fixed Asset Lists Saves Money? Many renewable companies struggle to keep their fixed assets lists up to date.  A fixed asset is a long-term tangible property that a company owns and uses in its operations to generate income.  The assets are referred to as property, plant, and equipment (PP&E).  When a company purchases…

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4 New Opportunities for Ethanol Facilities, Thanks to Breakthrough Membrane Technology

4 New Opportunities for Ethanol Facilities, Thanks to Breakthrough Membrane Technology by Joel Stone A unique and affordable membrane technology exhibiting extremely low fouling rates can offer significant benefits to dry mill ethanol operations, especially on streams containing protein and oil components. First opportunity: Recover soluble protein, oil, and insolubles from stillage backset The thin…

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Trade War 2018 Effect on Biofuels Values

This is a PowerPoint by Lee Enterprises Consulting appraiser and valuations expert, Mark Pomykatz, about the effect of the U.S. – China trade war on biofuels prices.  It discusses how the trade war might impact business prices, exports, and cash flows in renewable industries such as ethanol and biodiesel.

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Isobutanol: A New Product from Revamped Ethanol Plants

Rapid depletion and environmental aspects of fossil fuels, coupled with highly volatile market prices have made the quest for alternative fuels a top-priority. Over the past two decades, several alternatives to liquid fuels have been investigated, which have the potential either to completely replace the petroleum-derived fuels in some sectors or be blended with petroleum-based…

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