SG Biofuels

  • Cobalt Technologies Raises $20 Million To Make Plant-Based Jet Fuel And Paint

    Cobalt Technologies Raises $20 Million To Make Plant-Based Jet Fuel And Paint

    Cobalt Technologies, a cleantech startup in Mountain View that develops and makes biobutanol, closed a $20 million series D funding round, the company revealed today. The investment arm of Parsons & Whittemore (the Whittemore Collection) led the round, joined by all of Cobalt’s earlier venture backers: Pinnacle Ventures, Malaysian Life Sciences Capital Fund, VantagePoint Capital… Read More

  • SG Biofuels Cultivates $9.4 Million Series A Investment

    SG Biofuels Cultivates $9.4 Million Series A Investment

    San Diego-based SG Biofuels secured a series A investment of $9.4 million led by two privately held companies involved in the development of renewable energy, chemicals and biotechnology, Flint Hills Resources in Kansas, and Life Technologies Corporation in Carlsbad, Calif. SG Biofuels catalogs, develops and produces seeds for a crop called Jatropha, which is a drought-resistant plant used to… Read More