quote: The new funding, along with a $50M USD grant from the U.S. Department of Energy will fund a new plant in Edmonton, Alberta, which will take in 100,000 tons of dry waste yearly and will produce 10 million gallons of biofuel.
quote: The story says a $50M DOE grant is for a plant with a contract with the city of Edmonton...which is in Canada.
quote: MONTREAL, Dec. 7 /CNW Telbec/ - Enerkem Inc. today announced that Enerkem Corporation, its wholly-owned U.S. affiliate, has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to receive US$50 million in funding for the construction and operation of its waste-to-biofuels facility to be located in Pontotoc, Mississippi.
quote: I know Jason isn't exactly a model of accuracy, but he usually gets at least something right in a story.
quote: So they're using US tax dollars, to ship waste from Canada to Mississippi?
quote: We'll just keep using gasoline from petroleum for the next 80-100 years...then when it runs out, we'll just continue to produce gas synthetically.