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Applied Biofuels

ABF plans to develop bio-jet production technology into scalable modular units for rapid expansion using marginal land for its feedstock

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Industrial/Energy
  • Location Tulsa, OK, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2010
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

ABF is engaged in engineering and project development of local for local Energy Islands. These bio-refineries support and utilize locally available feedstock for biofuel production. Primary target niches are Native American tribes and hard hit rural communities. Projects bring sustainable employment, capture energy dollars locally, and help participants in achieving energy independence, while expanding local agriculture.


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    Christian Fleisher

    Christian Fleisher has been involved in the biodiesel industry since 1997, and in senior management for over 30 years. He worked with Cornell University’s School of Chemical Engineering in creating and patenting biodiesel production technology, which is now at the core of ABF’s Energy Islands. He holds a BS and an MBA from the University of Miami (FL), holds 3 patents used in biodiesel production and heads ABF’s project management team.

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    Theodore Banzhaf

    Theodore Banzhaf has more than 20 years’ experience financing and growing public and private companies. He served as President & CEO of a semiconductor manufacturer during which time shareholder value increased over 900%. Prior to this he worked in the investment banking industry. He holds an MBA from SMU and did his undergraduate work at Miami University (OH). He heads ABF’s financial efforts for fund raising and risk mitigation.

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    Michael Fothergill

    Michael Fothergill has over 15 years’ experience with propagating and raising biofuel feedstock crops and milling. He has authored numerous mill and feasibility studies for Agri-Fuel projects. He studied Mechanical Engineering at George Washington University and is involved with three major projects domestically and in South America. He heads the agricultural efforts for ABF and is a leading expert on biomass utilization and emerging technologies

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    Peter Fleisher
    Technical Specialist

    Peter Fleisher has over six years’ experience in biodiesel production, equipment maintenance & repair, and plant operations. He holds a BBA from Florida International University.