News

Here you can find the latest news and developments of the SUNLIQUID project.

Clariant baut sunliquid®-Zellulose-Ethanol-Anlage in Rumänien

Clariant, ein weltweit führendes Spezialchemieunternehmen, hat heute die Genehmigung des Verwaltungsrates für die Investition in eine neue kommerzielle Grossanlage zur Produktion von Zellulose-Ethanol aus Pflanzenreststoffen unter Anwendung von Clariants sunliquid®-Technologie bekanntgegeben. Die neue Anlage mit einer jährlichen Produktionskapazität von 50.000 Tonnen wird im Südwesten Rumäniens errichtet. Die Einrichtung unterstreicht als Referenzanlage die Wettbewerbsfähigkeit und Nachhaltigkeit der sunliquid®-Technologie im kommerziellen Massstab und unterstützt somit auch Clariants Geschäftsstrategie zur Kommerzialisierung der sunliquid-Technologie®.[more]

Clariant to build flagship sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol plant in Romania

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the approval by the Board of Directors to invest in a new full-scale commercial plant for the production of cellulosic ethanol from agricultural residues using its sunliquid® technology. The new plant, with an annual production capacity of 50,000 tons, will be built in the southwestern part of Romania. The facility will be a flagship site, confirming competitiveness and sustainability of the sunliquid® technology at commercial scale thus supporting Clariant's sunliquid® licensing business strategy.[more]

Clariant and Enviral announce first license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and Enviral, the largest producer of bioethanol in Slovakia, today announced that they have signed a license agreement on sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol technology.[more]

sunliquid® 20: Fleet test with Mercedes-Benz vehicles proves fuel quality

Very good combustion properties with a high degree of efficiency[more]

sunliquid® shortlisted for the European Business Award for the Environment

Clariant honoured as one of the leading European companies in eco-innovation[more]

Bavarian Energy Prize 2016 for Clariant's sunliquid® technology

Clariant prevailed against 276 competitors[more]

Scania trucks use second generation ethanol manufactured with Clariant's sunliquid® technology

Since its implementation, the partnership with Scania for the ethanol-powered trucks used at the Clariant Suzano plant has reduced CO2 emissions by approximately 90%[more]

Clariant concludes extensive testing on sugarcane residues with excellent results

Total cost per liter of cellulosic ethanol competitive with current sugarcane ethanol price in Brazil[more]

sunliquid® used for the first time in cleaning agents

Clariant and Werner & Mertz collaborate[more]

sunliquid® is awarded the 2015 German Innovation Prize for Climate and Environment

sunliquid prevailed against 14 competitors in the category Process Innovations[more]

sunliquid® nominated for the German Innovation Award for Climate and Environment (IKU)

Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) among the 14 candidates.[more]

Clariant and Haltermann Carless proud supporters of the TUfast Racing Team

TUfast’s racing car is powered with sustainable E85 fuel from Clariant and Haltermann Carless[more]

sunliquid® has been awarded third place in the automobility category at the GreenTec Awards 2015

sunliquid® has been awarded third place in the automobility category at the GreenTec Awards 2015[more]

sunliquid® among the TOP3 in the category “automobility” at the GreenTec Awards 2015

sunliquid® made it into the TOP 10 of the category Automobility![more]

sunliquid® among the TOP10 of the GreenTec Awards - vote now!!

sunliquid® made it into the TOP 10 of the category Automobility![more]

sunliquid® at the 4th International Conference on Lignocellulosic Ethanol

International experts reported on the latest developments in the field of lignocellulosic ethanol production.[more]

sunliquid® 20 shows what it can do in the fleet test with Mercedes-Benz series vehicles

Advanced biofuel from Clariant and Haltermann with high quality and excellent properties.[more]