April 5, 2019 Freya Burton

LanzaTech is HOT!

(Washington DC April 5, 2019) LanzaTech took the #1 spot in the 2019 “50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy” rankings, published in The Digest, the world’s most widely-read bioeconomy daily. It was third consecutive year at the top for LanzaTech and the 4th year at #1 since entering the Hot50 in 2009.
Renewable Energy Group (#2), Ginkgo BioWorks (#3), Amyris (#4), Enerkem, (#5), Beyond Meat (#6), Genomatica (#7), Praj Industries (#8), Impossible Foods (#9) rand Fulcrum BioEnergy (#10() rounded out the top 10.
Ranked #11 through #20, respectively, are Avantium, Zymergen, ICM, POET, Novozymes, DSM, Neste, Gevo, BASF and Cargill.
The annual rankings, which recognize innovation and achievement in fuels and integrated biorefinery development, are based on votes from an invited panel of distinguished international selectors and subscribers of The Digest.
“In a world that so desperately needs a disruptive force to transform its carbon ecosystem, we are at the center of what will surely be the new carbon economy,” said LanzaTech CEO, Jennifer Holmgren. We are showing that there is another way to make carbon based products, that change is possible and that, if done right, carbon capture makes economic sense today.”
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