The Netherlands – Jeroen Koot (51) will join the BioMCN Board of Directors as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Jeroen Koot is the successor of Rob Voncken who announced his departure earlier this month. The appointment of Jeroen Koot as CEO, is effective immediately. Over the years Jeroen Koot has gained broad experience as CEO, having worked for various

NER Brussels grants a 199 million euros subsidy to Dutch biomass refinery initiative

Delfzijl, The Netherlands, 18 December 2012 – Today, a consortium consisting of BioMCN, Siemens, Linde, and Visser & Smit Hanab[1], received 199 million euros in NER300[2] grants. With these funds, a large-scale biomass refinery will be constructed. This initiative, also known as the Woodspirit project, will make a significant contribution to the availability of sustainable and advanced biofuels, and to

GEM_Fuel_small BioMCN partner of GEM fuel for FIA Junior WRC Championship

Delfzijl, The Netherlands, May 22 2013 – The Fédération Internationale d’Automobile (FIA) has announced that the Ford Fiesta R2s used during the Junior WRC Championship will be powered by GEM fuel, a blended fuel containing regular gasoline, bio-ethanol and bio-methanol that reduces CO2 emissions by more than 50% compared to regular petrol. The GEM fuel concept has been developed and

vergister150150 BioMCN signs agreement for biogas

Suiker Unie, GasTerra and BioMCN sign agreement for production and delivery of biogas The companies Suiker Unie, GasTerra and BioMCN signed a biogas supply agreement at the official opening of the Suiker Unie biomass fermentor at Vierlaten (the Netherlands). The agreement covers the production of biogas by Suiker Unie, the transportation and delivery by GasTerra and the purchase by BioMCN.