Emerald Ranches, LLC

P.O.Box 419
Sunnyside, WA 98944

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $371K
First Award Date 01/01/03
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/05

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Durfey Ted Durfey 2 Message
Diurfey Ted Diurfey 1 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2005
Budget: 01/01/05 - 12/31/05

Biodiesel is a type of diesel fuel that is made from vegetable oil instead of petroleum. Obstacles to wide scale use in the US are the higher cost of biodiesel and the dearth of local processing facilities. In Washington State, canola is a high oil seed crop that can be used to make biodiesel. The canola meal that is left after oil extraction is...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2003
Budget: 01/01/03 - 12/31/03

NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Biodiesel, a diesel fuel made from oil seed crops offers an environmentally sound alternative to conventional diesel fuels reducing emissions and conserving carbon dioxide. Conventional diesel engines can use biodiesel with no change in engine performance . In addition, it can be produced domestically from oil seed crops, ...