Celtic Renewables, the Edinburgh-based biofuel company, has signed an agreement with Europe’s foremost biotechnology pilot facility to undergo next stage testing of its process to turn whisky by-products into biofuel that can power current vehicles. The partnership, which will allow the company to develop its technology at Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant (BBEPP) in Ghent,
The founder of Celtic Renewables gave an inspirational TED Talk, titled: BIOFUELS, WHISKY & ME
Feature in National Geographic Daily News on Saturday 15th June 2013. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/energy/2013/06/130614-scotland-whisky-waste-to-biofuel/
At the recent EIE13 Conference (Engage, Invest, Exploit 2013) on 9th May 2013 Celtic Renewables was one of 16 companies selected from over 100 applicants to pitch their business proposition to a panel of investors. The pitch was strictly 8 minutes maximum in length and then the investors had 7 minutes to ask follow up questions. The panel
At a recent Chemical Sciences Scotland event at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh, Celtic Renewables engaged with Government Ministers and MSPs to introduce and explain about the company’s patented process and its activities. During the event, the First Minister Alex Salmond showed great interest in the potential of Celtic Renewables’ technology for Scotland, and how that technology
Celtic Renewables was recently included as the primary feature on a documentary report for the official TV station of the European Parliament. CLICK BELOW: http://www.europarltv.europa.eu/en/player.aspx?pid=209cfe7f-ce67-4e98-9a3e-a19a008d6b6c
Reuters News broadcast a new feature on Celtic Renewables on 1st Jan 2013. Celebrating the start of a new year with a whisky story – see link below. http://uk.reuters.com/video/2012/12/31/whisky-maker-mixes-drinking-and-driving?videoId=240201902
As the end of the year approaches the BBC website has featured a 52 question quiz covering the 52 weeks of 2012. This included a question about the Celtic Renewables announcement in September 2012. Click below to take on the quiz! http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20761845 Good luck with the other questions!
At the highly prestigious Scottish Green Energy Awards in Edinburgh on Thursday 6th December 2012, Celtic Renewables was named as the winner of the Best Innovation Award. In front of a capacity audience of 1,000 guests in the stunning surroundings of the National Museum of Scotland, the award was presented to Martin Tangney and Mark
Bloomberg TV has broadcast a special feature on Celtic Renewables today, 22nd November 2012. Click below to watch the short film.