Aventine forms partnership to build production facilities

By | October 26, 2006
Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings Inc. announced a partnership with Consolidated Grain and Barge Co. (CGB) to build a 220 MMgy ethanol facility on a 116-acre site in Mount Vernon, Ind. Production is expected to begin by the end of 2008. Aventine will construct and operate the plant while CGB will be the grain originator, distillers grains export marketer and the sole provider for loading the finished products at the site.