Tag: Iowa

Golden Grain Energy to install Whitefox ICE membrane dehydration system

Golden Grain Energy to install Whitefox ICE membrane dehydration system

June 9, 2022 |

In Iowa, Golden Grain Energy LLC will install a Whitefox ICE membrane dehydration system at its 120 million gallons per year (mmgy) plant in Mason City, Iowa.  The plant, located in north central Iowa, is dedicated to adding value to the local community by turning locally grown corn into clean-burning ethanol and animal feed. Golden […]

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REG teams with CNF and Pacific Pride to expand bio-based diesel distribution

REG teams with CNF and Pacific Pride to expand bio-based diesel distribution

May 18, 2022 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group, Inc. has entered into strategic collaboration agreements with CFN and Pacific Pride, two of North America’s largest cardlock fueling networks, to provide cleaner fuels through their branded cardlock networks. Partnering REG’s portfolio of bio-based diesel with CFN and Pacific Pride’s vast network of cardlocks will allow the companies to play […]

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Renewable Energy Group sold 157M gallons of fuel in Q1 2022

Renewable Energy Group sold 157M gallons of fuel in Q1 2022

May 17, 2022 |

In Iowa, Renewable Energy Group sold 157 million gallons of fuel during Q1 2022, a 23 million gallon increase compared to the first quarter of 2021. Petroleum diesel sales increased 27 million gallons due to the Company’s acquisition of Amber Resources and North American renewable diesel sales increased 7 million gallons. The increase in volumes […]

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Iowa governor signs into law year-round E15 and expansion of higher blends

Iowa governor signs into law year-round E15 and expansion of higher blends

May 17, 2022 |

In Iowa, Gov. Kim Reynolds signed into law HF2128, the Biofuels Bill. This bill was a top priority of hers, which she introduced to the legislature earlier this year and received strong bipartisan support. This historic bill makes Iowa the first state in the nation to adopt an E15 standard and expands access to higher blends of ethanol and biodiesel across the state, […]

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Iowa State University team scores $1M XPRIZE Carbon Removal award

Iowa State University team scores $1M XPRIZE Carbon Removal award

April 25, 2022 |

In Iowa, an Iowa State University research team that helped develop a demonstration-scale pyrolyzer capable of sequestering thousands of tons of carbon dioxide a year has received a prestigious milestone award from XPRIZE Carbon Removal, it was announced on Friday. The milestone prize provides $1 million to the carbon removal team at the Bioeconomy Institute […]

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EY study shows economic impact of proposed Summit Carbon Solutions project

EY study shows economic impact of proposed Summit Carbon Solutions project

April 20, 2022 |

In Iowa, a new study shows that Summit Carbon Solutions’ proposed carbon capture, transportation, and storage project will create jobs, generate new tax revenue for local communities, support local suppliers, and strengthen the Midwest regional economy. Ernst & Young conducted the study. Summit Carbon Solutions has partnered with 32 ethanol plants across the states of […]

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Summit Carbon Solutions signs 32nd ethanol plant to CCS project

Summit Carbon Solutions signs 32nd ethanol plant to CCS project

April 18, 2022 |

In Iowa, Summit Carbon Solutions is pleased to announce a new partnership with Bushmills Ethanol, Inc. to decarbonize its ethanol plant in Atwater, Minnesota. Bushmills Ethanol is the 32nd ethanol plant to officially join Summit Carbon Solutions’ transformative carbon capture and storage project. The plant began operations in 2005, and currently produces 85 million gallons […]

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President Biden lifts E15 restrictions to lower pain at the pump

President Biden lifts E15 restrictions to lower pain at the pump

April 12, 2022 |

In Iowa, President Biden toured Growth Energy member plant POET Bioprocessing-Menlo on Tuesday where he announced that his administration will lift outdated restrictions on E15 for the 2022 summer driving season. Available at more than 2,600 gas stations across 31 states, E15 is approved for more than 96 percent of light duty vehicles, which account for […]

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Green Impact Partners signs definitive agreements for Iowa RNG project

Green Impact Partners signs definitive agreements for Iowa RNG project

April 5, 2022 |

In Iowa, Green Impact Partners signed the definitive agreements for its partnership in a dairy renewable natural gas project located in Iowa. The Iowa RNG Project has secured long-term feedstock agreements with two dairies located in close proximity and is expected to generate approximately 800 MMBtu per day of RNG. GIP is working to advance […]

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Tiger investment takes Summit Carbon Solutions fundraising to more than $600M

Tiger investment takes Summit Carbon Solutions fundraising to more than $600M

April 5, 2022 |

In Iowa, Summit Carbon Solutions announced an additional investment from Tiger Infrastructure Partners, an original founding investor of Summit Carbon Solutions and a member of its Board of Directors, bringing Tiger’s total commitment to the company to $100 million. Including the commitment from Tiger Infrastructure Partners and the recently announced $250 million commitment from Continental […]

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