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2011-08-18 09:30:00

VERO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- INEOS Bio announced that its joint venture project closed private financing on a $75m loan backed by a Loan Guarantee from the USDA for its new Indian River BioEnergy Center located near Vero Beach, Florida. Slated to start production in 2nd Quarter 2012, the BioEnergy Center will produce eight million gallons of bioethanol and six megawatts (gross) of renewable power annually from local yard, vegetative and household wastes. "We want to...

2011-02-09 07:00:00

VERO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- INEOS New Planet BioEnergy (INPB), a joint venture between INEOS Bio and New Planet Energy, today broke ground on the first U.S. facility to produce advanced biofuels from waste on a commercial scale. The $130 million Indian River BioEnergy Center in Vero Beach, Florida, will convert yard, vegetative and household wastes into cellulosic ethanol and renewable power for the local community. This new facility represents an important step...

2011-01-05 11:09:00

VERO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today INEOS Bio and its joint venture partner, New Planet Energy, announced they have received a conditional commitment for a $75 million loan guarantee from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) 9003 Biorefinery Assistance Program. Funds will be used for the construction of the world's first INEOS BioEnergy Center to be situated near Vero Beach, Florida. The BioEnergy Center will produce eight million gallons (24,000 tonnes) of...

2010-11-01 06:30:00

VERO BEACH, Fla., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The EPC contract has been awarded to construct the world's first commercial plant using INEOS Bio's advanced BioEnergy technology, the world's leading feedstock flexible technology for producing advanced biofuels. INEOS Bio's (www.ineosbio.com) joint venture (INEOS New Planet BioEnergy) has awarded the EPC contract to build its bioenergy facility in Southeast Florida to AMEC (www.amec.com) of Tucker, GA. AMEC will provide engineering and...

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