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Monday, December 1, 2014 at 2:07 pm

The highly acclaimed Celtic Renewables picked up another accolade at this years VIBES awards.  The company received a special commendation for its work in producing sustainable biofuel from the residues of the whisky industry.  The award, sponsored by Scottish Power, was presented to company Directors Professor Martin Tangney and Mark Simmers at ceremony held at

Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 2:08 pm

Celtic Renewables has been recognised by the motor industry, winning a top honour at the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP)’s annual Low Carbon Champions awards. The company won the Low CVP’s award for Low Carbon Innovation by an SME at a gala dinner in Milton Keynes where the Master of Ceremonies was actor Robert Llewellyn

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 3:28 pm

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,

Friday, August 16, 2013 at 6:10 pm

The founder of Celtic Renewables gave an inspirational TED Talk, titled: BIOFUELS, WHISKY & ME

Monday, June 17, 2013 at 1:10 pm

Feature in National Geographic Daily News on Saturday 15th June 2013.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 4:16 pm

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

Monday, May 13, 2013 at 2:53 pm

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

Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 4:25 pm

Celtic Renewables was recently included as the primary feature on a documentary report for the official TV station of the European Parliament. CLICK BELOW:  

Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:40 am

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.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 1:00 pm

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! Good luck with the other questions!