Economic boost for biofuels

Baumgarten, Stefan; Gibson, Jane
December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 46, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports that biofuels in the Americas were boosted with the announcement of a number of projects. VeraSun's president Bruce Jamerson said his firm may convert its existing ethanol plants to cellulosic technology once it is commercially viable to do so. Aventine CEO, Ron Miller, said the has not seen any slowdown in ethanol production in the market due to higher corn cost, but said that he would be cautious if any of his business was based on plants with high debt loads.


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