Biorefineries, strategic to carbon neutrality by 2050

Biorefineries produce advanced biofuels HVO from vegetable oil, agricultural waste and other organic raw materials.

We use organic feedstock at our Venice and Gela plants, for ever increasing environmental and economic sustainability.

Biofissazione della CO2

Biofixation of CO₂: bio-oil and valuable products from microalgae

We use LED photobioreactors to cultivate microalgae to fix CO₂ and obtain bio-oils, nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals and food bases.


Biorefineries, the new course of energy

This story began fifty years ago with a vision. A journey through time to present day to tell you about an industrial reconversion that has affected two Italian cities.

by Eni Staff
25 November 2020
min read

Circle of plastics

A completely circular plastic, thanks to Versalis' Hoop project which applies innovative chemical recycling techniques to waste.

by Sreeparna Das
15 January 2021
11 min read

Circularity in our strategy

The transition to a circular economy model is an opportunity for change.

by Eni Staff
29 July 2021
6 min read
Campo di grano

Let's cultivate circular energy

Eni's activities for the decarbonisation of fuel production and sustainable development.

by Davide Perillo
25 November 2020
7 min read
Ricercatrice in laboratorio

Waste to Fuel: biofuels from food waste

Our technology extracts bio-oil from the organic component of household waste.

Waste al Fuel

FUTURA#2 – From Waste to Fuel

What if our daily organic rubbish was turned into energy? Thanks to the new Waste-to-Fuel technology, it can become a resource.

14 July 2020
min read
Ecofining™: dai rifiuti organici ai biocarburanti

Ecofining™: turning organic waste into biofuel

Our proprietary technology for transforming organic raw materials into high-quality biofuel.

Chiudere il cerchio

Closing the Loop

Ideal support to the move to a circular economy, biofuels make the most of existing feedstocks and technologies and link the traditional energy sector with bio-based industries such as food and organic waste processing. However, innovation has a price and policy support is indispensable

by Hughes Belin
06 February 2020
12 min read
Ricerca per la transizione energetica - Research for the energy transition

Research for the energy transition

We continue to invest in scientific and technological research for increasingly low-carbon energy.

by Eni Staff
25 June 2021
3 min read
Chimica circolare

Versalis’ Strategic Guidelines for Circular Economy Development

Versalis considers circularity to be a strategic driver that is applied to processes and products throughout their life cycle.

by Eni Staff
26 May 2021
23 min read