Welcome to POET, Mr. President
On Wednesday, April 28, POET Biorefining — Macon was honored to host the leader of the free world, U.S. President Barack Obama.
Tiny Plant, Big Attention
The first part of a series on alternative energy sources, Vital will take a look at a few of the renewable options making their break on to the energy scene. Are they economically feasible? Can they make it to commercial scale? How will they contribute to reducing America’s dependency on foreign oil? Here’s the breakdown for algae.
It’s Here
Commercial scale cob collection, new revenue for corn farmers, the reality of cellulosic ethanol… is here.
Adapting the Standard
Five years ago, renewable fuels took a step towards becoming the standard. A renewable fuels volume mandate, the first in the United States, was created. Known as the RFS (Renewable Fuel Standard), this mandate would see many changes over the next five years and accelerate ethanol production at an unprecedented rate.
To Infinity and Beyond
In case you haven’t noticed, the farming industry has gone totally space age.
Victory Lane
Hi everyone! It’s Clint Bowyer, driver of the No. 33 American Ethanol Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Richard Childress Racing (RCR).
A Rebound for Cloverdale
After losing its new ethanol biorefinery at the start of a worldwide recession, this small Indiana town gets a second chance to participate in the biofuels revolution.
POET TreePlant a tree, save the environment, let freedom GROW.
Smart Public Policy Can Help Continue Ethanol’s Success
One of the most persistent issues facing America is our dangerous dependence on foreign oil.
Man on a Mission
POET Senior Vice President and General Counsel David Bearden brings the same passion and purpose to revolutionizing the biofuels industry as he did to serving his country.
Poetry Winners 2010
Flex 30
A branded 30 percent blend of ethanol offers Sioux Falls consumers a choice on how they fill their vehicles.
First Look: A Letter to the President
Mr. President, I would like to thank you for taking time to experience first-hand the benefits of ethanol to America.


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