Iowa edges Nebraska for “Next-generation” Dupont Ethanol Plant


 

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Iowa edged Nebraska on Wednesday for a ethanol plant to be built by DuPont that would use corncobs, leaves and stalks as feedstock rather than corn, the Des Moines Register reports.

The plant will be built in Webster or Story County and will join a proposed Poet facility at Emmetsburg as Iowa’s two “next-generation” refineries. Continue reading

Everything you Need to Know about Coal in Iowa


Source: Physicians for Social Responsibility

Want to learn more about coal us in Iowa and how it affects our health and environment?

Check out this site dedicated to the subject. It was created by Plains Justice – a group which provides legal resources about energy issues – and Iowa Physicians for Social Responsibility. Continue reading