Energy Commission invests in beet-to-energy project


Issue Date: March 6, 2013
By Christine Souza

A group of farmers on the west side of the San Joaquin Valley cleared another hurdle last week as they pursue a plan to build a biorefinery to convert sugar beets into ethanol and other forms of energy. The California Energy Commission awarded nearly $5 million to the company the farmers formed.

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