Biochemical Engineering Special Interest Group
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04 December 2017

Vivergo Fuels shutdown in response to legistlative uncertainty

Vivergo Fuels has decided to shutdown it's bioethanol production facility in Hull citing lack of roll-out of the UK's framework for E10 and a significant fall in bioethanol prices over the last 6 weeks. While the plant is offline, they are taking the opportunity to bring forward and extend their annual plant maintenance work in order to maintain employment levels. They said they will closely monitor the market ahead of any plant re-starting. Source: Vivergo press release 4/12/2017

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