Tag: Iowa

Judge rejects Navigator CO2 Ventures’ attempt to force survey of Iowa couple’s land

Judge rejects Navigator CO2 Ventures’ attempt to force survey of Iowa couple’s land

October 12, 2022 |

In Iowa, Reuters reports that a judge has ruled Navigator CO2 Ventures surveyors can’t have early access to a couple’s land despite the risk that freezing temperatures could delay the survey until spring. The couple has filed a lawsuit against the company, which is still being decided, which is why the judge ruled against the […]

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Iowa Utilities Board rejects tribe’s request for EIS of Summit Carbon pipeline but calls December hearing to clarify issues

Iowa Utilities Board rejects tribe’s request for EIS of Summit Carbon pipeline but calls December hearing to clarify issues

October 10, 2022 |

In Iowa, Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) issued an order on Thursday that denies a request for an environmental impact study (EIS) regarding the proposed carbon capture pipeline by Summit Carbon Solutions LLC (Summit Carbon), which is pending before the IUB in Docket No. HLP-2021-0001. The request for the EIS was filed by the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska (Winnebago Tribe) […]

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Summit Carbon Solutions secures CIBC World Markets as financial structuring advisor

Summit Carbon Solutions secures CIBC World Markets as financial structuring advisor

September 19, 2022 |

In Iowa, Summit Carbon Solutions has engaged CIBC World Markets Corp. (CIBC) as financial structuring advisor for the company’s $4.5 billion project, which will be capable of capturing and permanently storing more than 12 million tons of carbon dioxide every year. CIBC will partner with Morgan Stanley in advising Summit Carbon Solutions on project-level debt […]

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Navigator CO2 Ventures sues four landowners for forbidding access to survey land

Navigator CO2 Ventures sues four landowners for forbidding access to survey land

September 14, 2022 |

In Iowa, the Beatrice Daily Sun reports that Navigator CO2 Ventures has sued four landowners in three counties who refused to allow the company to survey their land for its proposed carbon pipeline. The company’s land agents have received threats of physical violence by landowners who didn’t want the surveys to take place, from nearly […]

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Iowa’s on-farm biodiesel program grows with new funding

Iowa’s on-farm biodiesel program grows with new funding

September 13, 2022 |

In Iowa, as the fall harvest grows closer, funding has more than tripled for a new statewide On-Farm Biodiesel Credit program to give back to farmers using biodiesel on their farms. The program, launched in August by the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association, refunds farmers up to 50 cents per gallon for buying biodiesel blends. Originally […]

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Iowa Renewable Fuels Association launches on-farm biodiesel credit program

Iowa Renewable Fuels Association launches on-farm biodiesel credit program

August 15, 2022 |

In Iowa, the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association IRFA launched a new statewide On-Farm Biodiesel Credit program to give back to farmers dedicated to using biodiesel. Farmers who are buying a biodiesel blend can receive up to 50 cents per gallon for using higher blends of biodiesel. To be eligible, farmers must be filling an on-farm […]

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USDA launches biobased products pilot program

USDA launches biobased products pilot program

July 4, 2022 |

In Iowa, the US Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for a new pilot program created under President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law that aims to support the development of biobased products and increase the use of renewable agricultural materials.  Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the $10-million program at Dan and Debbie’s Creamery, a family-owned, 120-head […]

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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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