Washington Business Journal: "Blue Marble Energy, OPDA Awarded $2M by WA’s Community Economic Revitalization Board"


Washington Business Journal: "Blue Marble Energy, OPDA Awarded $2M by WA’s Community Economic Revitalization Board"

Published: DECEMBER 16, 2009

Blue Marble Energy Corp. announced today that the company and the Odessa Public Development Authority (OPDA) were recently awarded $2 million by Washington State’s Community Economic Revitalization Board (CERB) in a private/public partnership to construct the state’s first specialty biochemical biorefinery in Lincoln County, WA.

“This investment will significantly speed the development of our biorefinery and bring over 70 green jobs to Lincoln County,” said Blue Marble Energy CEO Kelly Ogilvie. “We are grateful to the Governor and the State for their commitment to sustainability and to creating new jobs in these challenging economic times.”

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