Projects

U.S. – Biomass Pellets

U.S. – Biomass Pellets

This SME is a start-up venture that upcycles waste agricultural products through a patented process into a solid biofuel for household and commercial heating.  The company...

First Nation – Sawmill II

First Nation – Sawmill II

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a sawmill venture for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario.  The forestry-bioeconomy project included a...

Canada – Emerging Technology

Canada – Emerging Technology

Over a two-year period, Sixth Element provided executive management coaching and mentoring for a start-up introducing a sustainable road-building innovation.  Assistance also included dispute resolution,...

First Nation – Logging I

First Nation – Logging I

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a logging venture for a consortium of First Nation communities in Northern Ontario.  The...

First Nation – Logging II

First Nation – Logging II

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a logging venture for a consortium of First Nation communities in Northern Ontario.  The...

First Nation – Logging III

First Nation – Logging III

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a logging venture for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario.  The forestry-bioeconomy project included...

First Nation – Sawmill I

First Nation – Sawmill I

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a sawmill venture for a consortium – First Nation community, local township, lumber company –...

First Nation – Wood-to-Biofuels I

First Nation – Wood-to-Biofuels I

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on value-added products from waste biomass and residuals for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario....

First Nation – Wood-to-Biofuels II

First Nation – Wood-to-Biofuels II

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on value-added products from waste biomass and residuals for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario....

First Nation – Biomass Power/Wood Pellet

First Nation – Biomass Power/Wood Pellet

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a biomass power (bioenergy CHP) facility, a wood pellet mill, wood merchandizing yard, and...

First Nation – Log Trucking

First Nation – Log Trucking

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a log-trucking venture for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario.  The forestry-bioeconomy project included...

First Nation – Logging IV

First Nation – Logging IV

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a logging venture for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario.  The forestry-bioeconomy project included...

First Nation – Sawmill III

First Nation – Sawmill III

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a sawmill venture for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario.  The forestry-bioeconomy project included a pro...

First Nation – Sawmill IV

First Nation – Sawmill IV

Sixth Element had been requested to conduct a forestry-bioeconomy study on a sawmill venture for a First Nation community in Northern Ontario.  The forestry-bioeconomy project included a...

Europe – Hydrothermal Carbonization

Europe – Hydrothermal Carbonization

The scope of this study was a synthesis of the commercial status of hydrothermal carbonization (HTC) ventures based on information available from the public literature,...

Europe – Wood-to-Biofuels I

Europe – Wood-to-Biofuels I

A technology study had been commissioned on “drop-in” transportation biofuels from forestry biomass and wood residuals by a Swiss client, for a demonstration project in...

Canada – Biomass Pyrolysis

Canada – Biomass Pyrolysis

A review and evaluation of the commercial status of pyrolysis technology – including torrefaction, slow pyrolysis, fast pyrolysis, and biomass gasification – developers was undertaken...

Canada – Waste-to-Energy

Canada – Waste-to-Energy

A review and evaluation of the technology developers and ventures that claimed to be able to convert marine waste into energy was undertaken for the Federal...

U.S. – Tire Pyrolysis

U.S. – Tire Pyrolysis

An investment firm engaged the services of Sixth Element to carry out a business and technology audit of a start-up, tire pyrolysis venture for an IPO filing....

Europe – Wood-to-Biofuels II

Europe – Wood-to-Biofuels II

A review of these emerging technologies identified the best-in-class candidates from the first study, and, subsequently, eight companies were selected to receive the Request for Information...