Industry presentations, original articles, TV, radio, media interviews on strategic investment, market and technology intelligence, including excerpts from Drop In Fuels 2020, Algae 2020 & Biodiesel 2020 studies.

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Conference Update:
In October, 2017 Emerging Markets Online’s CEO will be attending ABLCNext, Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference in San Francisco, CA and will moderate a session on BioFrontiers including representatives from USDA, Manta Biofuels, NREL and Synvitrobio.

Drop-In Fuels update:
in May 2017, Emerging Markets Online gave a presentation titled Whats Next for Low Carbon Drop-In Fuels in the Short, Medium and Long Term? via Biofuels Digest’s March Madness series. Here is a preview of the presentation, including a few forecasts to be published in the forthcoming Drop-In Fuels 2020 study:

Renewable Diesel update:
In March 2017, Emerging Markets Online’s founder Will Thurmond gave a presentation titled What’s Next for Smaller-Scale Players in Renewable Diesel and Biojet? and chaired a panel on Next Generation Biofuels at the Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference in Washington, DC. Here are a few slides from the presentation.

iojet and Aviation Fuels update:  
in February, 2017 Emerging Markets Online provided analysis and commentary on the Terratech radio show with a 2017 renewable fuels update and outlook in Stuff You Can Make From BioJet Fuel.

Bio-Based Plastics update:
in March 2017 Emerging Markets Online  delivered a presentation titled An Introduction to Emerging Market Opportunities in Bio-Based Plastics and Plant Bottles via webinar on the March Madness series by Biofuels Digest. Here is a summary and a slideshow from the presentation

In April 2017, Emerging Markets Online was featured Biofuels Digest’s The 11 Hottest Issues in the Biobased World, Your Picks, Top Experts, On-Demand 

Algae 2020 author provides a 2017 algae industry update and outlook on the TerraTech radio show New Foods: How To Make Them Faster, Better Cheaper. (Jan 2017)


Archives: 2007-2017

Are We There Yet? The Positioning and Repositioning of The Algae Industry

California’s Algae Culture Club: Sapphire, UCSD, Scripps Institute & Synthetic Genomics

A Sea Change For Biofuels: Fresh water shortages and food challenges are driving innovations in aquatic feedstocks

Future Shock: A New Paradigm in Advanced Biofuels

Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference presentation: Emerging Markets CEO Will Thurmond on algae

Advanced Biofuels: Global Partnerships and Portfolios for Progress

Algae Survivor – Three Key Strategies

Algae Investment & Market Trends Outlook

Algae 2020 Study Site Tour: San Diego’s Sapphire, UCSD, Scripps Institute and Synthetic Genomics

Seaweed: A New Wave of Investment in Algae (Biofuels International)

Brazil: The Bossa Nova of Biofuels (pdf and online)

Biofuels: A Sea Change (print version, edited)

US Biofuels Policy and Investment Trends

Biocrude Feedstock Trends and Applications

Renewable Diesel Trends

Global Biofuels Feedstock Price Trends