Press Releases

General Press Releases


POET plants to host RAGBRAI events
7/18/2014
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver visits POET Biorefining – Coon Rapids
7/1/2014
Iowa Gov. Branstad signs biofuels promotion bill at POET Biorefining – Coon Rapids
5/22/2014
POET Nutrition honored by Department of Defense
5/6/2014
POET files comments to EPA regarding 2014 ethanol blending levels
1/29/2014
POET General Managers to testify at public hearing
1/22/2014
POET hits sustainability goal in bio-product development
12/19/2013 - Company making progress in every area of Ingreenuity initiative
POET CEO responds to EPA’s renewable fuel volume numbers for 2014
11/15/2013 - Proposed volumes would hurt drivers, cellulosic ethanol development
Jeff Broin voted #1 Brave Thinker in Agriculture by Top Producer Magazine
8/2/2013
NASCAR driver Austin Dillon visits POET Biorefining – Portland
7/22/2013 - Dillon discusses benefits of renewable fuel during American Ethanol Heartland Tour
POET statement on court decision regarding California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard
7/16/2013 - ‘We are pleased the court recognized the fundamental flaws in ARB’s process for implementing the Low Carbon Fuel Standard’
POET hires Director of Federal Affairs
7/3/2013 - Rob Walther to start POET office in Washington, D.C.
POET comments on EPA's Tier 3 Motor Vehicle Emission and Fuel Standards
7/2/2013
POET CEO responds to Supreme Court decision on E15
6/24/2013 - ‘The Supreme Court’s decision today clears the way for more fuel options for U.S. drivers’
Aberdeen fourth grader wins POET poetry contest
4/26/2013
POET Biorefining – Macon resumes production
4/23/2013
POET CEO comments on proposed RFS volume levels
1/31/2013 - ‘The Renewable Fuel Standard is the most successful program in history for replacing fossil fuel use with domestic, renewable energy’
POET producing corn oil at 25 biorefineries
1/17/2013 - Voilà™ Corn Oil primarily sold into biodiesel markets
POET CEO applauds decision to deny RFS waiver
11/16/2012 - Industry can continue to invest in improving efficiency, commercializing cellulosic biofuels
POET CEO Jeff Lautt’s statement on E15 ruling
8/17/2012
POET CEO Jeff Lautt comments on RFS waiver request
8/15/2012
POET responds to latest crop estimate
8/10/2012 - Renewable fuels policy works, market-induced flexibility exists today
POET Tree writing contest winners announced
6/18/2012 - Five poems from students around the Midwest to be published in Vital magazine
POET now producing Voilà™ corn oil at 14 plants
6/5/2012 - Oil could be used as feedstock for more than 31 million gallons of biodiesel
“POET Tree” events spread Arbor Day spirit
4/27/2012 - Elementary students help POET plant and distribute more than 9,400 trees
New low-fat distillers grains target dairy market
2/7/2012 - Research available regarding DDGS feeding practices
POET drops annual water use by 770 million gallons since 2009
12/8/2011 - Company is ahead of pace to cut use by 1 billion gallons by 2015
POET: Ethanol tax credit reform must include infrastructure
6/17/2011 - Ethanol can compete and bring down gasoline prices if given the chance
POET: Senate Votes show openness to tax credit reform
6/16/2011 - By adopting the Thune/Klobuchar bill, Senate end tax credit, reduce deficit and give consumers choice at the pump
POET: Stage is set for meaningful tax credit reform
6/14/2011 - “Now is the time for the ethanol industry to take the next step”
Biodiesel, ethanol industry leaders applaud USDA, EPA for supporting renewable fuels programs
4/19/2011 - REG, POET and others highlight renewable fuel technology during roundtable with USDA Sec. Vilsack, EPA Administrator Jackson
POET comments on E15 approval
1/21/2011 - ‘We’re clearly moving forward, but significant hurdles remain’
POET CEO comments on E15 approval
10/13/2010 - Broin: EPA decision a ‘positive first step toward opening the market’
POET: Senate Energy Bill missed an opportunity to do something about foreign oil addiction
7/27/2010
POET, Magellan comment on pipeline report
7/19/2010 - Department of Energy finds that dedicated ethanol pipeline is feasible
POET voices support for Fueling Freedom Plan proposed by Growth Energy
7/15/2010
POET to testify before House Agriculture Committee
5/14/2010 - VP Scott Weishaar will outline how maintaining a firm commitment to ethanol will grow the economy and alleviate foreign oil dependence
“Ask POET” video series offers company expertise to answer a variety of ethanol questions
5/13/2010
POET, students plant 2,750 trees to celebrate Arbor Day
4/30/2010 - ‘POET Tree’ events take place in 19 Midwest communities
Obama: Ethanol key to “clean energy future”
4/28/2010 - President touts job benefits of ethanol during visit to POET Biorefining - Macon
President Barack Obama to visit POET plant
4/26/2010 - “White House to Main Street Tour” will stop at POET Biorefining – Macon, Mo.
POET executive appointed to California Air Resources Board expert panel
2/22/2010 - Senior VP Mark Stowers to help improve Indirect Land Use Change theory
POET welcomes EPA response to the Growth Energy Green Jobs waiver for E15
12/1/2009 - E15 needed to achieve renewable fuel targets and develop cellulosic ethanol
POET Statement on Federal Biofuels Working Group & EPA Rulemaking
5/5/2009
POET CEO comments on Low Carbon Fuel Standard
4/23/2009 - Biased regulation would stifle industry’s efficiency, environmental improvements
Statement from POET CEO regarding Green Jobs Waiver comment period
4/16/2009
POET, Other Leading Ethanol Producers to Launch Growth Energy
11/11/2008
POET CEO comments on food vs. fuel debate
10/27/2008
POET Employees Call on Presidential Candidates to Support American Ethanol
10/22/2008
Statement from POET CEO, Jeff Broin, on DOE's Report on the Use of Higher Ethanol Blends
10/7/2008
POET applauds objective ruling from EPA on the renewable fuel standard
8/7/2008 - Company says ruling preserves market for cellulosic ethanol
POET funds starch to ethanol research collaboration with Iowa State University
2/20/2008 - ISU scientist researches corn starch traits for ethanol distilling process
POET statement on passing of Jeff Fox
8/2/2007
SoyLink® Receives Breakthrough Patent
9/11/2006