Virent announced it has successfully received fuel registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its BioForm® Gasoline in blends of up to 45%. As a registered fuel, Virent’s biogasoline can now be used in on-highway motor vehicles.
Virent’s Director of Chemicals, Kieran Furlong, gave a presentation at “OPEC Oil Embargo +40: A National Summit on Energy Security” in Washington D.C. This event was hosted by Securing America’s Future Energy’s (SAFE) and marked the 40th anniversary of the 1973 oil embargo. Virent took third place in SAFE’s Emerging Innovation Award. Click here to watch the presentation.