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February 7, 2018
Biorefinery asks Grand Forks County to help it sell $80 million in bonds
GRAND FORKS—A company that wants to build a biorefinery north of Grand Forks has asked the county to issue $80 million in bonds on its...
February 7, 2018 - 4:53pm
March 15, 2011
State, local leaders encouraged after biomass trip to Denmark
North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring said he's encouraged the development of a cellulosic ethanol plant could work in the state. A delegation of North Dakota government and energy officials and farm group representatives just returned from a fact-finding trip to Denmark...
March 15, 2011 - 6:57am
January 22, 2011
GRE, JSDC promote proposed refinery
Great River Energy and Ja m e s t ow n / S t u t s m a n Development Corp. teamed up to promote the proposed cellulosic biomass refinery, Dakota Spirit AgEnergy, at the Winter Ag Expo in Jamestown recently. The two-day event featured ag equipment, free seminars and agribusiness...
January 22, 2011 - 6:28am
July 31, 2010
Larson attends Biomass workshop
Lindsey Larson, marketing/business development specialist for the James-town/Stutsman Development Corp., recently attended Biomass '10: Renewable Power, Fuels, and Chemicals Workshop in Grand Forks. The event was sponsored by the Energy & Environmental Research Center at the University...
July 31, 2010 - 7:33am
June 2, 2010
Developers of biomass refinery to get grant
BISMARCK (AP) -- A group that funds developers of North Dakota farm products is giving money to four projects this quarter. The grants from the Agricultural Products Utilization Commission, a state Commerce Department program better known as APUC, total about $208,000. The largest...
June 2, 2010 - 7:00am
May 15, 2010
UND sets biomass workshop
The Energy and Environmental Research Center at the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, recently released the preliminary program for the upcoming Biomass '10: Renewable Power, Fuels, and Chemicals Workshop, beginning July 20 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. More than 30...
May 15, 2010 - 7:41am
October 13, 2009
Discussion continues on biomass ethanol refinery
As Inbicon A/S and Great River Energy continue looking at the potential of a $200 million biomass ethanol refinery near Spiritwood, the next step locally is exploring biomass production capability in the region. Connie Ova, Jamestown/ Stutsman Development Corp. CEO, told board members...
October 13, 2009 - 6:49am
September 2, 2009
Biomass refinery being discussed
In what could result in a biomass ethanol refinery in the Spiritwood Industrial Park, local and state agencies and business officials met in Jamestown for two days to discuss the project with the partners. Great River Energy hosted the meeting Monday and Tuesday to court representatives...
September 2, 2009 - 6:53am
August 4, 2009
Biomass could go on marginal land
YANKTON, S.D. (AP) -- The James River Water Development District has hired consultant Bret Healy to look at the prospects for biomass production on some of the low-lying land that tends to flood when the river is high. Healy says there are about 2 million acres of marginal cropland...
August 4, 2009 - 3:30pm
July 14, 2009
Biomass workshop planned
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- Industry officials and landowners have a chance to see exhibits and discuss research on the use of such material as straw, corn and wood residue to make fuel. The Energy and Environmental Research Center at the University of North Dakota is holding a...
July 14, 2009 - 8:14am
July 18, 2008
Researcher: Biomass shows more promise than profit
GRAND FORKS (AP) -- A research manager at the Energy and Environmental Research Center says Grand Forks would be a good place for a biomass plant, with all the discarded crop waste products in the area. Research Manager Phil Hutton said that includes more than 570,000 tons of sugar...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am