Seattle Pi: "Seattle company gets grant to help build biorefinery"


Seattle Pi: "Seattle company gets grant to help build biorefinery"

Published: DECEMBER 16, 2009

Blue Marble Energy Corp and the Odessa Public Development Authority have been awarded $2 million from Washington’s Community Economic Revitalization Board to build the state’s first specialty biochemical biorefinery in Lincoln County, Wash.

Blue Marble, the Seattle producer of specialty biochemicals and renewable natural gas, says the $2 million will go to infrastructure and development of the industrial pilot project. Blue Marble will be a partner with Barr-Tech, LLC at the Eastern Washington county’s Barr Regional Bio-Industrial Park.

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