The parent company for NextGen Fuels, GS Agrifuels, has announced the completion its first 10-million gallon a year biodiesel production system. The system is expected to benefit small-scale operators. This from the company’s press release:
“We believe that there is a robust and mostly untapped domestic and international market for development of small-scale biodiesel production facilities,” said Tom Scozzafava, GS AgriFuels’ president and chief executive officer. “We currently have six NextGen systems built or contracted, representing 50 million gallons per year of production capacity, and we intend to continue selling additional systems into this market.”
The company touts the system as modular and easily up-scaled or down-scaled to fit a plant’s needs. GS Agrifuels is building biodiesel plants in Fulton, New York and Memphis, Tennessee.