LANCASTER, Pa., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — An independent assessor recently verified that each New Energy Blue biomass refinery can be expected to keep 2,000,000 tons of carbon dioxide pollution out of the atmosphere every year. According to Thomas Corle, CEO of New Energy Blue, the refineries will turn grain-harvest leftovers, such as wheat straw and corn stalks, into a carbon-neutral auto fuel selling at a premium in California and other states with tough clean air and low carbon standards.
Half of the CO2 saved comes from replacing gasoline, the other half is sequestered by modern farming practices.
“To put our carbon figures into perspective,” says Corle, “Tesla, a trillion dollar company, has sold about a million battery-operated vehicles to date. But our market is the other 270,000,000 cars on American highways, starting with the 14,500,000 now in California.
“Because we’re planning five refineries in five years,