San Francisco-based Aether Fuels, whose focus is decarbonizing aviation and marine transportation, agreed to acquire Sustainable Syngas LLC (SSG) in a deal that would merge their carbon-neutral fuel-production technologies. 


No financial details were provided about the transaction, which is expected to fast track Aether’s first commercial plant and project pipeline. 

SSG has been focused on natural gas-to-liquids technology to produce electro-fuels, aka e-fuels. E-fuels are made from renewable energy sources and are used in gas or liquid form to fuel the transportation sector

“With this strategic acquisition, Aether can scale fast with fewer obstacles and greater near-term impact,” said CEO, Conor Madigan, who co-founded the company. The transaction “brings skilled...