Gevo introduces themselves to the Brown County Commission

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- At Tuesday’s Brown County Commission meeting, the commissioners were introduced to Gevo based in Lake Preston.

Kent Hartwig, Director of State & Local Affairs, talks about the industry.

Hartwig explains how much investment has been put into this project at Lake Preston.

Hartwig explains the relationship they have with Summit Carbon Solutions.

Hartwig discuss if no pipeline exist, that they may move to another location.

Hartwig was asked by one of the landowners exactly how the process would work.

Kylie Lange, Project Manager for Summit Carbon Solutions, talks about how Glacial Lakes Energy is supportive of what Gevo will be doing.

Hartwig was also asked why they are now part of the process after the SD PUC turned down the pipeline permit to Summit.

Gevo is looking to use CO2 for such things as aviation fuel, renewable gases, etc.

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