Press Releases


Construction remains on schedule for POET-DSM’s first commercial cellulosic bio-ethanol plant
12/23/2013 - Commissioning on select processes to begin in January
POET hits sustainability goal in bio-product development
12/19/2013 - Company making progress in every area of Ingreenuity initiative
POET hires Director of State Affairs
POET-DSM testifies today at renewable fuel hearing
12/5/2013 - Message to EPA: Consistent policy needed for cellulosic biofuel expansion
POET Biorefining – North Manchester General Manager testifies at EPA hearing
12/5/2013 - Emphasizes importance of biofuels to Indiana’s economy
POET Biorefining – Leipsic General Manager testifies at EPA hearing
12/5/2013 - Emphasizes importance of biofuels to Ohio’s economy
POET Biorefining – Gowrie General Manager testifies at EPA hearing
12/5/2013 - Emphasizes importance of biofuels to Iowa’s economy
POET-DSM responds to EPA’s proposed cellulosic ethanol targets for 2014
11/15/2013 - Proposal hurts efforts to expand cutting-edge cellulosic ethanol technology
POET CEO responds to EPA’s renewable fuel volume numbers for 2014
11/15/2013 - Proposed volumes would hurt drivers, cellulosic ethanol development
POET-DSM wins ‘Bio-based Deal of the Year’
10/29/2013 - Joint venture recognized at World Bio Markets USA conference in San Francisco
Farmers now harvesting biomass for Project LIBERTY opening
10/24/2013 - Cob bales delivered in 2013-14 will be used to produce cellulosic ethanol
POET Biorefining – Hudson Earns Governor's Safety Award
Construction update: Project LIBERTY remains on schedule for early 2014 startup
9/26/2013 - About 300 workers on site daily building commercial cellulosic bio-ethanol plant
Latest LIBERTY agronomic data shows viability of biomass harvesting
9/11/2013 - Fifth year of site data from Iowa State University, USDA researchers confirms that crop residue harvesting is consistent with good farm management
POET-DSM hiring team to run first commercial cellulosic ethanol plant
8/23/2013 - Project LIBERTY to eventually fill about 40 full time jobs in Emmetsburg, Iowa
POET plants donate to Fly Iowa 2013 Airshow
8/16/2013 - August 24 event to feature 100 percent ethanol-powered Vanguard Squadron
POET-DSM Chairman of the Board Responds to EPA’s Announcement on RVOs
Jeff Broin voted #1 Brave Thinker in Agriculture by Top Producer Magazine
Two Ohio POET plants to produce liquefied carbon dioxide
7/25/2013 - Marion, Fostoria biorefineries add to their list of products
NASCAR driver Austin Dillon visits POET Biorefining – Portland
7/22/2013 - Dillon discusses benefits of renewable fuel during American Ethanol Heartland Tour
POET statement on court decision regarding California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard
7/16/2013 - ‘We are pleased the court recognized the fundamental flaws in ARB’s process for implementing the Low Carbon Fuel Standard’
POET-DSM hires Corporate Controller
POET hires Director of Federal Affairs
7/3/2013 - Rob Walther to start POET office in Washington, D.C.
POET comments on EPA's Tier 3 Motor Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards
POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels, JV partners score big in Biofuels Digest ‘Hottest Partners’ poll
POET CEO responds to Supreme Court decision on E15
6/24/2013 - ‘The Supreme Court’s decision today clears the way for more fuel options for U.S. drivers’
Project LIBERTY construction on target for startup in early 2014
POET-DSM hires Business Development Manager
6/5/2013 - Kevin Potas to discuss cellulosic bio-ethanol commercialization efforts, licensing options with grain ethanol producers
POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels executives to speak at FEW, BIO conferences
Aberdeen fourth grader wins POET poetry contest
POET Biorefining – Macon resumes production
POET-DSM, parent companies comment on proposed cellulosic biofuel volumes for 2013
Steve Hartig takes up licensing for POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels LLC
POET CEO comments on proposed RFS volume levels
1/31/2013 - ‘The Renewable Fuel Standard is the most successful program in history for replacing fossil fuel use with domestic, renewable energy’
POET Biorefining – Macon to temporarily suspend production due to drought
1/25/2013 - Plant to proceed with $14.5M plant upgrades during down time
POET producing corn oil at 25 biorefineries
1/17/2013 - Voilà™ Corn Oil primarily sold into biodiesel markets