Press Releases

2007


POET applauds passage of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
12/18/2007 - CEO says bill will decrease oil imports and accelerate cellulosic development
POET to host grand opening for the first ethanol production facility in Ohio on January 10
12/17/2007 - Governor Strickland & Mike Wagner to give addresses
POET celebrates 20th anniversary
11/30/2007 - U.S. Senator John Thune among those on hand to commemorate the event
POET to power ethanol plant expansion with alternative energy source
11/15/2007 - More than half of the ethanol plant’s natural gas usage will be replaced by fuel generated from waste
POET Statement Regarding Agrisure RW (MIR 604)
11/8/2007
POET VP of Research & Development to present at E3 Conference
11/5/2007 - Dr. Mark Stowers will give a Keynote Address at E3
POET collaborating with agricultural OEMs to harvest corn cobs for cellulosic ethanol feedstock
10/30/2007
POET to present at Cellulosic Ethanol and 2nd Generation Biofuels Conference
10/15/2007 - VP of R&D will present on Advances in Pretreatment and Cellulosic Ethanol Production
POET to present at Cellulosic Ethanol Summit
10/8/2007 - Director of Corporate Affairs will discuss Project Liberty
POET signs cooperative agreement with DOE for first phase of commercial cellulosic ethanol project
10/4/2007 - POET to move forward on design and engineering for Project Liberty
POET announces new General Managers for three ethanol production facilities
10/3/2007 - Managers hired for plants in Indiana, Michigan and Ohio
POET to present on Commercial Cellulosic Project in Washington DC
9/27/2007 - VP of R&D to present update at Cellulosic Educational Event on Capitol Hill
POET breaks ground on 65 MGPY ethanol production facility near Fostoria, Ohio
8/16/2007 - $130 million facility will be the third POET ethanol plant in the state
Ground breaking ceremony for POET Biorefining – Fostoria to be held on August 16
8/6/2007 - $130 million facility near Fostoria, Ohio will produce 65 million gallons of ethanol per year
POET statement on passing of Jeff Fox
8/2/2007
POET Breaks Ground on Environmentally-Friendly Ethanol Plant near North Manchester, Ind.
7/13/2007 - $130 million facility will produce 65 million gallons of ethanol per year
POET Chief Science Officer Receives FEW Award of Excellence
6/27/2007
POET produces cellulosic ethanol from corn cobs
6/27/2007 - Cobs and fiber to be feedstock for commercial cellulosic production facility constructed in joint effort with U.S. Department of Energy
POET to announce milestone reached in cellulosic ethanol production at Fuel Ethanol Workshop
6/26/2007 - Dial-in number available
Ground breaking ceremony for POET Biorefining – North Manchester to be held on July 13
6/25/2007 - $130 million facility near North Manchester, Indiana will produce 65 million gallons of ethanol per year
POET adds Director for Cellulosic Project
6/21/2007
POET VP Named to Renewable Energy Advisory Committee
6/11/2007
POET Biorefining – Big Stone completes expansion
6/7/2007 - Increases annual ethanol production capacity to 75 million gallons
POET Breaks Ground on Ethanol Production Facility near Marion, Ohio
5/16/2007 - $130 million facility will produce 65 million gallons of ethanol per year
Moe Named COO of POET Design & Construction
5/9/2007
Illinois Man Winner of POET Online Indy 500 Sweepstakes
5/8/2007
Opening of ethanol plant in Corning, Iowa puts POET annual production over one billion gallons
5/4/2007 - $105 million facility has annual production capacity of 60 mgpy
POET to build third ethanol production facility in Indiana near North Manchester
5/3/2007 - $130 million facility will produce 65 million gallons of ethanol per year
All 26 Broin ethanol production facilities change name to POET Biorefining
4/19/2007 - Move unites 32 companies under new brand as largest dry-mill ethanol producer
POET to host grand opening of their 20th ethanol production facility in Corning, Iowa on May 4
4/18/2007 - Annual production capacity at 20 POET plants will surpass one billion gallons
Broin is Poet
3/29/2007 - Change to Poet unifies several entities under new brand
Broin Companies selects site outside Marion to Construct 3rd Ethanol Production Facility in Ohio
3/28/2007
Broin Companies to Construct their 30th Ethanol Production Facility outside Fostoria, Ohio
3/21/2007
POET earns safety award from CSX Transportation
3/18/2007 - Largest ethanol producer had no non-accidental releases with CSX in 2007
Broin Companies’ VP of R&D to Present at Energy 2.0 - the MIT Energy Conference
3/6/2007
Two from Broin Companies to Present at World Biofuels Congress in Brussels, Belgium
3/5/2007
Broin & Associates Announces Promotion of Aaron Moen
2/23/2007