Tag: Glacial Lakes Energy

An Open Letter to the Ethanol Community from Ethanol Producers

An Open Letter to the Ethanol Community from Ethanol Producers

November 29, 2020 |

This letter was a collaborative effort from James Seurer, CEO Glacial Lakes Energy; Erik Osmon, GM Bushmills Ethanol; Steve Roe, GM Little Sioux Corn Processors; James Broghammer, CEO Homeland Energy Solutions; and Nick Bowdish, CEO Siouxland Ethanol and Elite Octane. Special to The Digest The More Things Change the More They Stay the Same Truer […]

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Glacial Lakes Energy to keep producing ethanol despite falling demand

Glacial Lakes Energy to keep producing ethanol despite falling demand

April 27, 2020 |

In South Dakota, AgWeek reports that Glacial Lakes Energy is determined to keep producing ethanol despite the drop in demand but has reduced its run rates at its four ethanol plants by 80%-90%. The four facilities’ total annual production is 350 million gallons. The coop says corn farmers depend on it to keep their buy […]

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Limited Biofuels M&A Activity in 2019, Stage Set for Potentially Busy 2020

Limited Biofuels M&A Activity in 2019, Stage Set for Potentially Busy 2020

February 18, 2020 |

By Bruce Comer, Founder and Managing Director, Ocean Park Special to The Digest Slowdown in North American biofuels Mergers and Acquisitions as thin margins and policy uncertainty hung over industry. Biofuels Merger and Acquisition (M&A) activity in North America was subdued in 2019. Only four operating biodiesel, ethanol and advanced biofuels plants were sold during […]

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Glacial Lakes Energy finalizes purchase of Advanced BioEnergy ethanol plants

Glacial Lakes Energy finalizes purchase of Advanced BioEnergy ethanol plants

December 25, 2019 |

In South Dakota, local radio reports that Glacial Lakes Energy has finalized its purchase of the ethanol plants formerly owned by Advanced BioEnergy in Aberdeen and Huron for $47.5 million, a deal first announced in August, bring Glacial Lakes’ total installed production capacity to 350 million gallons across four facilities. Though the deal was expected […]

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Glacial Lakes Energy promotes E30 challenges

Glacial Lakes Energy promotes E30 challenges

March 9, 2016 |

In South Dakota, Glacial Lakes Energy is trying to launch a revolution by launching the E30 Challenge that encourages drivers to fill up on E30 no matter what their warranty says to demonstrate that higher blends are just fine for non-flexfuel vehicles. The company is undertaking its own research running E30 on 50 different makes […]

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Glacial Lakes Energy suffering logistics woes due to continued rail backlog

Glacial Lakes Energy suffering logistics woes due to continued rail backlog

September 25, 2014 |

In South Dakota, Glacial Lakes Energy lost at least 1 million gallons of ethanol production due to rail delays in the area that forced its facility in Mina to shut down during four days in July.  With 40 trucks per day required to ship out the facility’s ethanol production, it’s not a viable option, and […]

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Glacial Lakes Energy hosts Flex Fuel Friday discounts through November

Glacial Lakes Energy hosts Flex Fuel Friday discounts through November

September 9, 2013 |

In South Dakota, each Friday from now until November, Glacial Lakes Energy will choose a gas station in Watertown and/or the surrounding areas and for one hour will offer a significant discount ethanol enriched fuels such as E15, E20, E30, or E85. This event, “FLEX FUEL FRIDAY”, is the company’s way of promoting the usage […]

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