Press Releases

2009


POET CEO to discuss global biofuels potential in Copenhagen
12/14/2009 - Jeff Broin joins other world industry leaders for panel discussion
POET welcomes EPA response to the Growth Energy Green Jobs waiver for E15
12/1/2009 - E15 needed to achieve renewable fuel targets and develop cellulosic ethanol
Farmers learn about harvesting for cellulosic ethanol
11/3/2009 - POET’s Project LIBERTY Field Day showcases new equipment, outlines new federal programs for farmers to start collecting biomass
POET to discuss cellulosic feedstock challenges
10/21/2009
POET's 'Inviz' to replace more petroleum products
10/15/2009 - New ethanol co-product to enter plastics, film and coatings market
POET to showcase cob harvesting at future site of cellulosic ethanol production
10/8/2009 - Project LIBERTY Field Day to feature pre-commercial equipment, demonstrations
Department of Energy awards POET $6.85 M
9/28/2009 - Money will help develop feedstock infrastructure for cellulosic ethanol
POET plant celebrates safety milestone
8/25/2009 - Caro, Mich. plant reaches five years with no lost-time accidents
Cob collection trials for cellulosic biomass successful
7/27/2009 - Texas harvest kicks off POET research for 2009
POET, Perdue AgriBusiness form partnership
7/17/2009
POET plant receives state commendation for wastewater operations
7/16/2009
POET Biorefining – Laddonia welcomes new GM
7/9/2009 - Robert Flynn leads newly expanded plant
POET announces new division devoted to the biofuels feedstocks of the future
6/17/2009
Waste material to power cellulosic/grain ethanol plant
6/17/2009 - POET installs anaerobic digester at pilot cellulosic ethanol facility
POET to outline cellulosic ethanol's present, future
5/26/2009
Research reinforces economic, environmental benefits of corn cobs as source for cellulosic ethanol
5/21/2009 - ISU study, EPA analysis indicate vast potential for POET’s cellulosic process
POET Statement on Federal Biofuels Working Group & EPA Rulemaking
5/5/2009
POET facilities earn safety award
4/29/2009 - BNSF Railway Company recognizes eight plants for records of safe transport
POET CEO comments on Low Carbon Fuel Standard
4/23/2009 - Biased regulation would stifle industry’s efficiency, environmental improvements
Statement from POET CEO regarding Green Jobs Waiver comment period
4/16/2009
POET plant earns Governor’s Safety Award
4/16/2009
POET to discuss ethanol market, coming technology
4/16/2009 - POET rep to take part in Alternative Fuels and Vehicles National Conference
POET plant drastically cuts water use
4/14/2009 - Bingham Lake, Minn., facility now using zero-liquid discharge process
POET plants recognized for safety record
4/6/2009
Landfill gas now powers POET plant
3/27/2009 - Partnership with city of Sioux Falls, S.D. makes ethanol production greener
POET to detail cellulosic ethanol efforts for DOE
3/16/2009 - Peer review, public presentation to take place this week in Washington, D.C.
POET Joins Magellan Midstream Partners to Assess Dedicated Ethanol Pipeline
3/16/2009 - POET Brings Valuable Ethanol Industry Leadership to the Project
POET donates containment equipment to Lincoln County Emergency Management
3/12/2009
Iowa finalizes cellulosic partnership with POET
2/26/2009 - Agreement will lead to 25 million gallons of ethanol from corn cobs in 2011
POET to outline ethanol's contributions to America’s economy, environment and security
2/19/2009
POET to highlight innovation at national conference
2/16/2009
New GM at POET Biorefining - Bingham Lake
2/16/2009
POET to discuss cellulosic ethanol, cob harvesting with northwest Iowa farmers
2/12/2009
POET to discuss the potential for new jobs from production of cellulosic ethanol
2/4/2009
POET plant produces cellulosic ethanol
1/12/2009 - Pilot-scale facility in Scotland, S.D. now making fuel from corn cobs