Perspective Oct. 25, 2019
One-of-a-kind partners working on breakthrough innovations
Perspective Oct. 25, 2019
At first glance, they may not seem to be obvious choices, but these unique partnerships spark the type of innovations needed to develop tomorrow’s lower-emission energy.
As well as working with companies to develop promising technologies, ExxonMobil is collaborating with over 80 universities and five energy centers. These partnerships bring together scientists and engineers from diverse backgrounds to work on the ambitious goal of developing affordable, reliable and scalable lower-emission technologies.
Watch our latest video for a sampling of these partnerships and the work being done to develop tomorrow’s energy innovations.
A bio-fueled future, with Tim McMinnEnergy Factor recently spoke with Tim McMinn, a senior technology advisor at ExxonMobil with more than 23 years of experience with the company. He is a member of the leadership team in the company’s Low Carbon Solutions business, which seeks to commercialize proven technologies to reduce carbon emissions across the industrial, power generation and transportation sectors. In this interview, Tim talks about ExxonMobil’s work with low-emission fuels.
Advanced biofuels Perspective • Jan. 26, 2022
From farm leftovers to biofuelImagine turning agricultural leftovers into low-emission biofuel. That is, taking plant parts like inedible cornstalks and fueling our cars, trucks, boats and planes. ExxonMobil and its partners at Clariant and Genomatica are working together as part of an ambitious research program to do just that.
Advanced biofuels Perspective • Feb. 13, 2020
Five big ideas from the Aspen Ideas FestivalThe musician Common, founder and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg and ExxonMobil vice president of research and development Vijay Swarup don’t often run in the same circles.
Advanced biofuels Energy Factor • July 9, 2019
Farm fresh fuelThe science behind converting farming or plant leftovers into next-generation, lower-emission biodiesel could one day transform how heavy-duty drivers fill their tanks.
Advanced biofuels Energy Factor • Jan. 23, 2019
What algae-powered fuels mean to kidsTo a kid, using algae for fuel may sound strange, but to ExxonMobil’s scientists, biofuel made from algae has the potential to be a major player in a low-carbon energy future.
Advanced biofuels Energy Factor • Jan. 17, 2019
Advanced biofuels and algae research: targeting the technical capability to produce 10,000 barrels per day by 2025ExxonMobil continues to fund and conduct research on advanced biofuels. This work is part of our many investments in new technologies with the transformative potential to increase energy supplies, reduce emissions and improve operational efficiencies.
Advanced biofuels Article • Sept. 17, 2018