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Construction begins on Flint Hills Resources ethanol plant in Nebraska

Construction begins on Flint Hills Resources ethanol plant in Nebraska

August 20, 2017 |

In Nebraska, construction is starting on the Flint Hills Resources ethanol plant in Fairmont to install a new, bolt-on technology, called Maximized Stillage Co-Products. The $50 million project is one of the largest investments in co-product upgrading technologies ever made by a dry mill ethanol manufacturer. Once operational, the MSC technology will allow the plant […]

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Disruptive technologies: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Flint Hills Resources

Disruptive technologies: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Flint Hills Resources

November 24, 2016 |

Flint Hills Resources is a major force in US ethanol and biodiesel markets — and most recently in the bioeconomy news stream for its JV with and investments in Benefuel — bringing a new technology to advanced biodiesel. But there’s a bigger story of disruptive technology, and FHR’s Kevin Gray outlined it with brevity and […]

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Breakthrough in biodiesel: Duonix Beatrice reaches commercial-scale, with signature advances in cost-reduction, feedstock flexibility

Breakthrough in biodiesel: Duonix Beatrice reaches commercial-scale, with signature advances in cost-reduction, feedstock flexibility

September 22, 2016 |

The most important technological advance in biodiesel in recent years has reached commercial-scale in Eastern Nebraska, with the startup of the Duonix Beatrice biodiesel plant, which is and the first commercial-scale application of Benefuel’s innovative ENSEL technology. ENSEL technology is capable of converting a range of lower cost feedstocks such as recycled cooking oil and […]

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Flint Hills Resources starts up Duonix Beatrice biodiesel plant

Flint Hills Resources starts up Duonix Beatrice biodiesel plant

September 14, 2016 |

In Nebraska, Flint Hills Resources and Benefuel® Inc. announced the startup of the Duonix Beatrice biodiesel plant and the first successful commercial-scale application of Benefuel’s innovative ENSEL technology. ENSEL technology is capable of converting a range of lower cost feedstocks such as recycled cooking oil and distillers corn oil into high-quality biodiesel. Once fully operational, […]

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Flint Hills Resources to expand on-site corn storage in Iowa

Flint Hills Resources to expand on-site corn storage in Iowa

June 12, 2016 |

In Iowa, Flint Hills Resources is adding nearly 5 million bushels of corn storage at its Arthur and Shell Rock ethanol plants. The new ground piles will greatly increase each plant’s on-site corn storage capacity including more than doubling the Shell Rock plant’s capacity and increasing the Arthur plant’s capacity by more than 40 percent. […]

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Flint Hills Resources Licenses Edeniq’s cellulosic ethanol technology 

Flint Hills Resources Licenses Edeniq’s cellulosic ethanol technology 

February 14, 2016 |

In California, Edeniq has signed an agreement with Flint Hills Resources, a leading U.S. ethanol producer, to license Edeniq’s Pathway Technology for all of its ethanol plants. Flint Hills has been an investor in Edeniq since April 2012 and a customer since June 2012. Edeniq’s Pathway Technology integrates Edeniq’s Cellunator high shear equipment with cellulase […]

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Flint Hills Resources to build Texas’ first ethanol terminal

Flint Hills Resources to build Texas’ first ethanol terminal

January 21, 2016 |

In Texas, Flint Hills Resources plans to build the state’s first ethanol terminal at its existing fuel storage center in Buda. The project will see a rail spur, two storage tanks, a truck-loading rack, water storage and an operations building installed to support market demand for ethanol in central and southern Texas. Construction is already […]

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Flint Hills Resources to Retrofit Biodiesel Plant in Southeast Nebraska

Flint Hills Resources to Retrofit Biodiesel Plant in Southeast Nebraska

May 12, 2014 |

In Nebraska, Flint Hills Resources plans to retrofit an idle biodiesel plant in southeast Nebraska. Purchased at auction, Flint Hills hopes the plant will produce 50 million gallons of biodiesel and create 45 jobs. The plant will feature the first commercial scale use of new technology developed by Flint Hills and Benefuel Inc.  

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FHR to expand use of Edeniq’s Cellunator technology

FHR to expand use of Edeniq’s Cellunator technology

October 23, 2013 |

In California, Edeniq announced that Flint Hills Resources Renewables has confirmed that the Cellunators have achieved the desired increase in ethanol production at its Fairbank, Iowa facility and the company will install Cellunators at two additional locations. Flint Hills has been an investor in Edeniq since April 2012 and a customer since July 2011. Edeniq’s […]

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Jatropha 2.0 arrives: Koch's FHR, LIFE Technologies invest in SG Biofuels

Jatropha 2.0 arrives: Koch's FHR, LIFE Technologies invest in SG Biofuels

[ 0 ] September 14, 2010 |

In California, SG Biofuels announced it has completed a $9.4 million Series A financing with proceeds from Koch subsidiary Flint Hills Resources, Life Technologies Corporation and participation from existing investors. The company also confirmed previous reports that Life Technologies had invested in the company in Q4 of last year in a seed round. The financing […]

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