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Greenfield Global Welcomes Ontario Government’s Support of Ethanol

Greener Gasoline regulation means lower greenhouse gases and more affordable fuel for consumers in the province. Toronto, ON 13 April 2017 — Greenfield Global Inc., Ontario’s first and Canada’s largest ethanol producer, applauds the Ontario government’s decision to increase ethanol blending in the province. The changes to the existing regulation will require gasoline suppliers to …


Jean-Francois (“JF”) Huc Joins Greenfield Global as Vice President of Innovation & Business Development

Adding to a group of key executives that have joined Greenfield in 2017 TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2017 /CNW/ – Greenfield Global, a leading global producer of high-purity alcohols, biofuels and biochemicals, today announced that JF Huc has joined the company in a newly created position as Vice President of Innovation & Business Development. JF joins three other key …


Investing in sustainable greenhouse growing systems

CHATHAM, ON, Sept. 11, 2017 /CNW/ – Canada’s agriculture and agri-food industry is an important driver of economic growth in Canada. The Government of Canada continues to support the sector as it reduces emissions and adopts sustainable practices that lead to more efficient use of water and energy. Member of Parliament Peter Fragiskatos (London North Centre), on behalf of Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay, …


Greenfield Global Evaluating Major Expansion of Biofuels Production in Varennes, Quebec

VARENNES, QC, Aug. 15, 2017 /CNW/ – Greenfield Global Inc., (formerly GreenField Specialty Alcohols Inc.) Canada’s largest ethanol producer and a world leader in high-purity specialty alcohols, announced today that it has commenced a feasibility study to significantly expand operations for sustainable biofuel production at its biorefinery in Varennes, Quebec. The first ethanol plant built in Quebec, the Varennes distillery is a model …


GreenField Specialty Alcohols Inc. Announces Name Change to Greenfield Global Inc.

 New Name Reflects Strength of Product Lines, Global Reach, and Scale TORONTO, ON, 25 May 2017— GreenField Specialty Alcohols Inc., Canada’s largest ethanol producer and a world leader in high-purity specialty alcohols, announced today it has changed its name to Greenfield Global. The name change reflects the company’s broader product categories and its expertise in driving …


Wynne Notes Greenhouse Power Need

By Ricardo Veneza This article first appeared on on June 18, 2015, to see the original article click here. Expanding energy capacity in southwestern Ontario is still on Kathleen Wynne’s radar. The premier thinks Chatham-Kent greenhouse Truly Green’s co-generation system could be part of the solution. “I think this kind of relationship between [Greenfield …


Beyond Ethanol: GreenField expands its specialty alcohols business

By Andrew Macklin, Canadian Biomass Editor This article first appeared in Canadian Biomass Magazine on March 24, 2015, to see the original article click here. The GreenField facility in Chatham, Ont. has shifted its focus from strictly ethanol production to a biorefinery. When GreenField Ethanol became GreenField Specialty Alcohols in 2013, it marked a shift …


$40-million project takes plant beyond ethanol production

By Blair Andrews, Chatham This Week This article first appeared in Chatham Daily News on January 28, 2015, to see the original article click here. Expansion plans at GreenField Specialty Alcohols Inc. in Chatham are taking shape. The company announced $40-million worth of investments in capital projects at the plant on Bloomfield Road in October. …

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