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Pilot biofuels plant opens in South Dakota

Cellulosic ethanol, the next big hope for a biofuels industry hampered during the past year by volatile commodity price swings and shrinking profit margins, is continuing its slow march toward commercialization.

Poet LLC http://www.poetenergy.com/ , the nation’s top ethanol producer, has opened the spigots on an $8 million pilot-scale biorefinery at its Scotland, S.D., research center that will produce 20,000 gallons of fuel each year from the corn cobs and fiber normally left behind in fields.

Full Story: http://www.billingsgazette.net/articles/2009/01/18/news/business/24-pilot.txt

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