Techfish, Llc

109 Smith Street
Charleston, SC 29403

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $1.15MM
First Award Date 01/01/10
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Lake Michael Lake 2 Message
Blackburn John Blackburn 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 09 D-2010
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

This project allows pulp and paper mills to extract a purified lignin stream from their recovery process. By making up the fuel value of this extracted lignin the mill remains carbon neutral. A power company that can replace coal with lignin achieves a significant GHG reduction. The sequential liquid lignin recovery and purification process enab...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 09 D-2010
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

This project addresses the problem of increasing biomass feed to electricity-generating power furnaces with the goal of reducing GHGs. Currently wood pellets are burned, but the ash content and lower energy density limit their use. Lignin pellets have approximately the same energy content as coal, about 12,000 Btu/lb, which is about twice the ...