Production in Minnesota

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Minnesota is currently the fourth largest ethanol producer in the United States with over 1.3 billion gallons of ethanol produced annually from 18 ethanol plants.

The following are the producers and locations of the plants in Minnesota:

Minnesota Ethanol Production (Nameplate Capacity)

#Ethanol PlantLocationAnnual Production (million gallons)
1ADMMarshall50
2Al-Corn Clean FuelClaremont130
3Bushmills EthanolAtwater90
4Chippewa Valley Ethanol CompanyBenson50
5Denco IIMorris30
6GevoLuverne21
7Granite Falls EnergyGranite Falls70
8Green Plains Renewable EnergyFairmont119
9Green Plains Renewable EnergyFergus Falls60
10Guardian EnergyJanesville165
11Heartland Corn ProductsWinthrop110
12Heron Lake BioenergyHeron Lake72
13Highwater EthanolLamberton59.5
14POETGlenville45
15POETBingham Lake35
16POETLake Crystal69
17POETPreston50
18ValeroWelcome130
TOTAL1355.5

Source : Energy Information Administration / MN ethanol producers

Note : All rows highlighted in blue denote ethanol producers that are members of the Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association.