California start-up licenses ORNL enthanol conversion technology

ORNL_outlineVertimass LLC is a California-based start-up company that recently licensed an Oak Ridge National Laboratory technology developed by two researchers – Chaitanya Narula and Brian Davison – and Associate Laboratory Director Martin Keller. The technology directly converts ethanol into a hydrocarbon blend-stock for use in transportation fuels. Read more here.

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