In Florida, Alliance BioEnergy Plus Inc. recently announced that it entered into a non-exclusive development agreement with Renewable Resources Development of America LLC for the construction and operation of up to 56 cellulose conversion plants both domestically and abroad utilizing the company’s licensed, patented CTS technology.
RRDA is a Delaware limited liability company with a background in construction, finance, municipal solid waste recovery, plastics, metals and papers recycling. The company’s background also extends to chemical extraction from or for manufacturing, and cellulose material conversion into sugars for the manufacturing of bio-fuels, bio-plastics and other products. They are also developing business facilities using cellulose conversion technology.
It is anticipated that the first CTS plant, under the agreement, will be located in central Georgia, breaking ground this fall and will process up to 1,000 metric tons a day of agriculture and forestry waste. RRDA is in advanced negotiations with local municipalities and expects to be fully operational by the second quarter of 2016.
In addition, RRDA and the company have entered into an agreement whereas RRDA will invest $4 million into the company in exchange for a 10 percent ownership stake in the company, 2 million warrants and a license to the first commercial plant to be built by RRDA in Vidalia, Georgia.
The company will use the funds to complete engineering, automate its demonstration facility in Longwood, Florida and file additional patents to accentuate its current family of patents. RRDA and the company will work together to complete the first commercial plant and develop additional plants under the agreement in the coming months.