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Second Valero plants catches fire

Second Valero plants catches fire

October 13, 2014 |

In Indiana, the second Valero ethanol plant in a week has caught fire. The facility located in Montgomery County has suffered major damage to the western section of the plant where the dryer area apparently caught fire. It took firefighters five hours to put out all of the hotspots. No injuries were recorded.

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Fire breaks out at Valero ethanol plant in Ohio

Fire breaks out at Valero ethanol plant in Ohio

October 7, 2014 |

In Ohio, a fire broke out on Monday afternoon in a silo located at the Valero ethanol plant in Bloomingburg. Several nearby homes within a 1,500 foot radius of the plant were evacuated. The company was flying up experts from Texas in a private jet to investigate the situation. Local firefighters weren’t sure about the […]

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Valero restarts Indiana ethanol plant production

Valero restarts Indiana ethanol plant production

August 28, 2014 |

In Indiana, Valero Energy has restarted production at its ethanol plant in Indiana, shuttered more than two years ago. Valero purchased the plant in March from Illinois-based Aventine Renewable Energy for $34 million. The plant is expected to raise Valero’s ethanol production to 1.3 billion gallons annually, setting it up third in ethanol production behind […]

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Valero to bring back online 110 million gallon Indian ethanol plant

Valero to bring back online 110 million gallon Indian ethanol plant

August 4, 2014 |

In Indiana, Valero is bringing back online the 110 million gallon ethanol facility in Mt. Vernon. It’s the largest corn ethanol plant not currently operating in the US. Currently it is receiving corn and hopes to start crushing in September. Ethanol production should begin before the end of September. The facility has been mothballed for about […]

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Valero Renewable Fuels to expand ethanol production in Indiana

Valero Renewable Fuels to expand ethanol production in Indiana

May 14, 2014 |

In Indiana, Valero Renewable Fuels Company plans to expand its ethanol production in Mount Vernon by purchasing and renovating the former Aventine Renewable Energy facility. The company expects the renovated plant to be operational in 2014 and create 61 jobs.  Valero operates 10 ethanol plants in the U.S. and produces ethanol and distillers grains from […]

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Valero to use Arisdyne’s controlled flow cavitation system

Valero to use Arisdyne’s controlled flow cavitation system

May 12, 2014 |

In Ohio, Valero Energy Corporation and Arisdyne Systems have entered into an agreement allowing utilization of Arisdyne’s Controlled Flow Cavitation system at Valero’s ethanol facilities. Arisdyne Systems, Inc. is the leading provider of retrofit equipment and value-creating services for fuel ethanol and biodiesel producers. Arisdyne specializes in designing small footprint devices that utilize its patented controlled […]

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Valero: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

Valero: Biofuels Digest’s 2014 5-Minute Guide

April 15, 2014 |

Valero Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels, other petrochemical products and power. Valero subsidiaries employ approximately 10,500 people, and assets include 16 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3 million barrels per day, 10 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of 1.2 billion […]

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Valero purchases its 11th ethanol plant, hits 1.3 bgy in ethanol production

Valero purchases its 11th ethanol plant, hits 1.3 bgy in ethanol production

March 23, 2014 |

In Indiana, Valero has purchased a corn ethanol plant in Mount Vernon, Ind. from Aventine Renewable Energy-Mt. Vernon. The Mount Vernon plant is the 11th corn ethanol plant in Valero Renewables’ system and its second in Indiana. With an annual capacity of 110 million gallons, the addition will give Valero more than 1.3 billion gallons […]

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Valero asks EPA to waive RFS requirements now

Valero asks EPA to waive RFS requirements now

September 11, 2013 |

In Texas, Valero has written to the EPA administrator asking for an immediate waiver of the Renewable Fuel Standard’s ethanol blending requirements because of soaring RIN prices. The company says that lowering the mandate will lower the price of RINs, savings which would be passed on to the consumer.

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Hottest Companies: Valero

Hottest Companies: Valero

August 25, 2013 |

Voting for Valero in the Hot 50 or Hot 30 Rankings You can vote on the web for this company in the 50 Hottest Companies in Bioenergy or the 30 Hottest Companies in Biobased Chemicals and Materials — by clicking on the icons above to “Like” or “Tweet” this page. Any web votes you record […]

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