Tag: Elite Octane

Elite Octane comes online just in time to flood pre-holiday DDGS market

Elite Octane comes online just in time to flood pre-holiday DDGS market

July 4, 2018 |

In Iowa, Platts reports that Elite Octane’s new 120 million gallon per year ethanol plant started crushing corn this week, just in time to load extra supplies of DDGS on the local market ahead of the holiday weekend when stocks are high and demand is low. Some plants are offering DDGS at a $20/ton discount […]

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County approves LOI with Elite Octane to move forward on ethanol facility

County approves LOI with Elite Octane to move forward on ethanol facility

February 23, 2017 |

In Iowa, the Elite Octane project set for Atlantic has been pulled from the brink after the Cass County Board of Commissioners approved a letter of intent with the project’s developers, agreeing to invest $4.4 million in infrastructure improvements including roads and a pipeline to transport gray water from the community’s wastewater treatment plant for […]

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Elite Octane deal falls through on back of power price negotiations

Elite Octane deal falls through on back of power price negotiations

February 9, 2017 |

In Iowa, the attempt to develop the Elite Octane ethanol plant in Atlantic fell apart last week after negotiations with the local utility broke down when after agreeing on 6.5 cents per kilowatt hour the company came back asking for 5.6 cents in line with what other companies are reportedly paying. As the utility has […]

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Elite Octane aims to start construction of Iowa ethanol plant in early 2017

Elite Octane aims to start construction of Iowa ethanol plant in early 2017

December 26, 2016 |

In Iowa, construction is set to start early in the new year on a new $196 million corn-based ethanol plant in Cass County. With an eye on producing about 120 million gallons of fuel annually, Elite Octane are still finalizing an agreement with county officials over the exact details regarding tax rebates, infrastructure investment and […]

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Elite Octane in negotiations for incentives to build 120 gallon ethanol plant in Iowa

Elite Octane in negotiations for incentives to build 120 gallon ethanol plant in Iowa

December 1, 2016 |

In Iowa, Elite Octane is negotiating with Cass County on an incentives package to develop a new 120 million gallon ethanol plant with several proposals going back and forth predominantly dealing with tax rebates during the first 10 years of the plant’s life. The state’s economic development agency already has secured a $4.25 million sales […]

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