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Joanna Schroeder

  • BioEnergyBytesDF1Whitefox Technologies Limited has announced that it has signed an agreement with Iowa-based Pine Lake Corn Processors (PLCP) to install the first Whitefox ICE Solution in the Midwest. PLCP operates a 30-million gallon per year ethanol plant in Steamboat Rock, Iowa. Whitefox’s technology reduces energy consumption, increases production efficiencies and contributes to the production of low-carbon ethanol.
  • On February 9, 2016, President Obama released his $4.15 trillion fiscal year FY2017 federal budget proposal, a 5 percent increase over 2016. In his final budget request, President Obama is seeking to increase funding for his top priorities—including clean energy and climate action. The Environmental and Energy Study Institute has released an issue brief looking at the FY2017 budget proposal as it relates to energy.
  • Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. has announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with Harvesting Technology for the inclusion of their licensed and patented advanced separation process that the Company will utilize alongside its CTS cellulose conversion process in ethanol applications.
  • On the stage during the World AG Expo was Biogest who presented their biogas technology that they company says helps farmers see financial benefits from stover. The facility on display featured an integrated system capturing the entire stover process beginning with the harvest, to the special pre-treatment, to finally generating electric power and thermal energy in the biogas plant.
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