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Company Information:

Name: Midwest Energy Group Inc.
Address: 210 S. Wedgewood Lane
carbondale, IL 62901-2148
Located in HUBZone: Yes
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (618) 351-7424

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $150,000.00 1
STTR Phase I $150,000.00 1

Award List:

STTR Phase I: Low-Cost Biodiesel Production via Novel Esterification and Transesterification Catalysts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: Southern IL University Carbondale
Principal Investigator: Rong M. Jiang, Dr
Award Amount: $150,000.00
RI Contact: Yong K. Gao
This Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) Phase I project develops methods for the use of novel esterification and transesterification catalysts to cut the cost of biodiesel production which have become a critical bottleneck for greater biodiesel use. At the current time, biodiesel is… More

SBIR Phase I: Novel Desulfur Processes for Producing Biodiesel from Grease Trap Waste

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Rong Jiang
Award Amount: $150,000.00
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will address fat, oil, and grease (?brown grease?) reclaimed out of the wastewater collected from restaurant grease interceptors. These contain free fatty acids (?FFA?), glycerides and a significant amount of sulfur compounds (soaps,… More