Tag: Louisiana

Port of Columbia receives $15M infrastructure grant supporting Louisiana Green Fuels

Port of Columbia receives $15M infrastructure grant supporting Louisiana Green Fuels

January 19, 2022 |

In Louisiana, Strategic Biofuels and the Port of Columbia in Caldwell Parish (Port) have jointly announced that the Port has received a $15 million infrastructure improvement grant. The grant, intended to fund site improvements, is from the Louisiana Port Construction and Development Priority Program, which is administered by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development […]

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CGB and Minnesota Soybean Processors create JV to build North Dakota crushing plant

CGB and Minnesota Soybean Processors create JV to build North Dakota crushing plant

December 23, 2021 |

In Louisiana, CGB Enterprises, Inc. and Minnesota Soybean Processors announced that they have formed a joint venture for the construction of a state-of-the-art soybean processing plant near Casselton, North Dakota. North Dakota Soybean Processors, LLC, jointly owned by CGB and MnSP, will own and operate the new facility, which is expected to crush 42.5 million […]

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Wood providing REG with engineering, procurement, and construction management for Geismar expansion

Wood providing REG with engineering, procurement, and construction management for Geismar expansion

November 2, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Wood is advancing a project for Renewable Energy Group (REG) that will expand REG’s renewable diesel fuel offering to help meet the world’s growing demand for lower-carbon, sustainable fuels. The engineering, procurement, and construction management services contract will support REG’s improvement and expansion project at its renewable diesel biorefinery in Geismar, Louisiana. The […]

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Air Products announces $4.5B blue hydrogen complex in Louisiana

Air Products announces $4.5B blue hydrogen complex in Louisiana

October 18, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and Air Products Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer Seifi Ghasemi announced a $4.5 billion clean energy complex to be built in Louisiana that will make the state a leader in the United States (U.S.) clean energy transition. Air Products is a world-leading industrial gas company that produces […]

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REG breaks ground on $950M expansion project

REG breaks ground on $950M expansion project

October 14, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Renewable Energy Group, Inc. hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday to celebrate the start of construction on the company’s improvement and expansion project at REG Geismar. The project will take total site production capacity from 90 million gallons per year to 340 million gallons per year and bring more than 60 permanent jobs […]

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Louisiana and Delaware researchers score $4M NSF grant for electrolyzers

Louisiana and Delaware researchers score $4M NSF grant for electrolyzers

October 6, 2021 |

In Louisiana, each day, many of the products we use, whether we know it or not, are produced from natural gas or crude oil using carbon- and energy-intensive processes. But what if we could make those same products using CO2, thereby drastically reducing or even eliminating our carbon footprint? That is the ultimate goal of […]

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Kinder Morgan teams with Neste to create renewables feedstock storage and logistics hub

Kinder Morgan teams with Neste to create renewables feedstock storage and logistics hub

September 13, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Kinder Morgan, Inc. is partnering with Neste to create a premier domestic raw material storage and logistics hub in the United States, supporting increased production of renewable diesel, sustainable aviation fuel and renewable feedstock for polymers and chemicals. Upon completion of the project, Kinder Morgan’s Harvey, Louisiana facility will serve as the primary […]

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REG Geisman back online without any major damage from Hurricane Ida

REG Geisman back online without any major damage from Hurricane Ida

September 6, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Renewable Energy Group, Inc. issued the following statement from President and CEO, Cynthia ‘CJ’ Warner regarding the status of its renewable diesel plant located in Geismar, Louisiana following Hurricane Ida:  “We are grateful that all team members are safe and accounted for following Hurricane Ida. In advance of the hurricane’s landfall, our local […]

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Diamond Green Diesel shuts down ahead of Hurricane Ida’s landfall

Diamond Green Diesel shuts down ahead of Hurricane Ida’s landfall

August 30, 2021 |

In Louisiana, in advance of Hurricane Ida’s landfall, Diamond Green Diesel (DGD), located in Norco, Louisiana was shut down in a safe and controlled manner. The safety of its workers, their families and surrounding community is the primary focus of shutting down and securing DGD’s facility. Darling is a 50% joint venture partner in Diamond […]

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IMTT to build additional infrastructure for renewables at Geismar marine terminal

IMTT to build additional infrastructure for renewables at Geismar marine terminal

August 26, 2021 |

In Louisiana, International-Matex Tank Terminals LLC will build additional tanks, pipeline, and dock infrastructure at its Geismar, Louisiana marine terminal to handle renewable feedstocks and renewable products, including renewable diesel, biodiesel and other products. Backed by a long-term contract with Renewable Energy Group, Inc., the project will support REG’s nearby biorefinery expansion, which is expected […]

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