Delegation VVD Groningen visits BioMCN
June 21, 2017
Today a delegation from the VVD Groningen visited BioMCN. Managing Director, Søren Jacobsen, and COO, Paul Compagne gave a presentation about BioMCN and the “greening” and energy-efficiency projects we are currently working on. We thank the delegation for their visit and interest in our company.
Søren Jacobsen participates in Round Table meeting biofuels
April 20, 2017
Søren Jacobsen (Managing Director of BioMCN) was invited together with other stakeholders to emphasize our point of view during a Round Table Meeting in the House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer). Topic of the meeting was the biofuels policy and the Dutch implementation of European ILUC legislation. During the meeting Søren emphasized the importance of double counting for the advanced biofuels and also…
RIG grants subsidy for CO2 injection project BioMCN
April 11, 2017
Today BioMCN received a subsidy of € 110,000, – granted by the province of Groningen. We will invest in a new method for production of bio-methanol, an important biofuel. The investment enables us to inject green CO2 from waste-based biogas production into the methanol reactor at BioMCN. This project leads to an increase in production capacity by 15,000 tons of bio-methanol. It also provides additional…
BioMCN’s 10 year anniversary, 2006-2016!
October 13, 2016
Time for celebration: BioMCN turns 10! BioMCN was established 10 years ago, in October 2006. That year, BioMCN took over the shuttered former Methanor methanol plant in Delfzijl, and supported by former Methanor employees, one of the plants 2 production trains, the M1, was restarted. A few years later, in 2009, Dutch private equity investor Waterland became a strategic shareholder and helped…