01 Sep '13, 2pm

#peakoil Cool Planet’s Wood Waste to Fuel Project: Biofuels Digest has an article on a new biochar / pyrolysis...

#peakoil Cool Planet’s Wood Waste to Fuel Project: Biofuels Digest has an article on a new biochar / pyrolysis...

In Louisiana, Cool Planet Energy Systems CEO Howard Janzen, flanked by Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, announced the company will build three bio-refineries in Louisiana with a capital investment of $168 million. The project will consist of modular biomass-to-gasoline refineries in Alexandria, Natchitoches and a site to be determined. …Its not hard to see why everyone has been excited — sometimes laced with skepticism — about Cool Planet. With claimed operating costs of $1.00 to $1.15 per gallon, and adding another 13 cents or so for the capital costs (amortized over 15 years) – well, you get the picture. It’s drop-in, renewable gasoline, in prospect, for about half the price of the incumbent fossil fuels. Now those claims were built around – to some extent, an emerging feedstock, miscanthus. That was the secret sauce in reports of 4,000 gallons per acre yields for production...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/alternative-energy/cool-planets-wood-w...

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