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-N Ont

First Nation – Sawmill-N Ont

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 Start-up

Canada – Emerging Technology Start-up

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-Consortium

First Nation – Logging-Consortium

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-Eastern Canada

First Nation – Logging-Eastern Canada

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-N Ont

First Nation – Logging-N Ont

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-Consortium

First Nation – Sawmill-Consortium

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 – Biofuels/Biochar

First Nation – Biofuels/Biochar

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 – Sawmill-Facility License

First Nation – Sawmill-Facility License

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...

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,...

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-Venture Vetting

Europe – Wood-to-Biofuels-Venture Vetting

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...