In the US a joint ethanol distribution terminal project between Louisiana-based fuel storage provider Red River Terminals and Tennessee ethanol producer Eco-Energy has entered operations.
The project will serve the bulk ethanol needs of the Shreveport area as ethanol blending increases over the next several months.
The facility is located close to the areas petrol terminals to provide customers with a logistically advantaged outlet to receive ethanol via rail into the metropolitan area.
The terminal is equipped with a railcar manifold system and dual truck loading rack which allows for simultaneous offloading of up to 10 rail cars per day.
Eco-Energy will be responsible for the day-to-day logistics, throughput, and accounting activities for this terminal.
Eco-Energy is an alternative energy company focused on the marketing, trading, transportation, and distribution of biofuels.