TITLE

Georgia biodiesel plant on hold

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
South Texas Automotive Report;Mar2008, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the postponement of plans to build a biodiesel refinery in Plains, Georgia in 2008. The entry notes the pending installation of equipment by Alterra Bioenergy due to high soybean oil prices. Also cited are alternative fuel sources being explored by the company, including non-food canola oils and chicken fat.
ACCESSION #
31889230

 

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