Air Force Seeks Secure Domestic Source for Fuel

May 2008
ENR: Engineering News-Record;5/5/2008, Vol. 260 Issue 15, p16
Trade Publication
This article reports that the U.S. Air Force is offering underutilized land on Malmstrom Air Force Base under a program for Enhanced Use Lease by a developer who will build and operate a coal-to-liquid-fuel (CTL) plant on the site. It is noted that the program is intended to improve national security by reducing dependence on imported petroleum. Corey Henry, vice president of industrial communication for the National Mining Association, revealed the capital cost of the CTL plant.


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