$933,000 in State Energy Program Grants to Help Increase Use of Biofuels
Monday, April 25 2011 @ 05:31 PM CDT
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- The Magellan Pipeline Company, L.P., will receive $500,000 in grant assistance to install new equipment that will allow for the unloading, storage and blending of biodiesel at their Des Moines, Iowa terminal.
- Kum & Go, L.C. was awarded a $400,000 grant to install four or more ethanol blender pumps at 10 new Kum & Go stations for a total of 40 individual blender pumps. These blender pumps will allow Iowa consumers more choices of various ethanol blended gasoline.
- The Iowa Biodiesel Board will receive a $33,000 grant to educate Iowa diesel technicians on the benefits of biodiesel through their Biodiesel for Diesel Technicians Program.