Investing in Biofuels takes place on the afternoon of 4 October 2012, in the offices of Buchanan, London. The event, which will be broadcast live online, will involve investment presentations by companies in the biofuel industry and background 'scene setting' on the opportunities for investors in this sector - with a particular focus on ethanol.
The event will involve presentations by the folllowing companies:
BP - Olivier Mace, Head of Strategy & Regulatory Affairs, BP Biofuels, will provide a keynote address on BP's biofuel activities and the organisation's approach to the development of biofuels.
Maple Energy - Rex Canon, CEO, will represent Maple Energy, an AIM listed company which has established highly efficient sugar cane ethanol production facility, deploying advanced irrigation systems for high yields from its plantations, in Peru.
Whitefox Technologies - Gillian Harrison, CEO, will speak about Whitefox's membrane technology which offers to improve the sugar cane ethanol production process. Whitefox is operating in the Brazilian ethanol market.
TMO Renewables - David Weaver, CEO, will speak about TMO's second generation biofuel technology, which involves a three-stage conversion platform featuring a thermophilic organism that reduces the cost and time required to manufacture cellulosic ethanol.
China New Energy - Richard Bennett, Director, will represent China New Energy, an AIM listed company which is the largest builder of bio refineries in Asia.
LMC International - Rohaise Low, Economist.