Energy completes the addition of a 2nd slurry tank.
This added capacity in our cook system will reduce enzyme
costs and improve starch conversion.
Energy commits to the install of a 1 MW steam turbine.
This project will utilize unused energy to generate
approximately 30% of MME’s required electrical needs.
The steam turbine project is tentatively scheduled to be
complete by the end of 2016.
Energy installs a 3rd hammer mill to provide for
enhanced corn milling and added capacity.
Energy receives approval for EPA’s Efficient Producer Petition
Process (EP3). This
demonstrates a 20% reduction in carbon emissions compared to
gasoline, while enabling RIN generation to occur at elevated
Energy completes upgrades to our ethanol dehydration system.
This includes improvements to our sieve bottles and the
addition of a heat exchanger to reduce energy use and improve
Energy begins producing corn oil as a new co-product from our
process. This will be sold into the feed and biodiesel markets.
commissions new Ethanol Recovery System, which is designed to
improve ethanol yield.
Mid-Missouri Energy added 730,000 bushel new steel grain
storage completed in time for harvest.
Energy completes expansion of the water treatment building.
Energy completed construction of a new fermentation tank.
This 730,000 gallon fermenter is similar to the original
3, and will enable higher efficiencies and production.
Energy modifies our existing air permit to allow annual ethanol
production to reach 60 million gallons.
Mid-Missouri Energy changed corn buying policy to allow
purchasing corn from all producers.
had the distinction of participating in Harvard Business School
Case Study for the third time since starting production of
completed their planned conversion from a cooperative to a
limited liability corporation.
Mid-Missouri Energy collaborates with EPCO Products in the
recovery of carbon dioxide.
The plant constructed adjacent to MME is designed to
produce 250 tons per day of food and beverage grade CO2.
As of 2014, Air Products operates the CO2 facility.
Mid-Missouri Energy announces a 5 to 1stock split.
grinds corn and begins ethanol production.
Mid-Missouri Energy closes financing on its 100% farmer-owned
ethanol plant in Saline County, Missouri, with excess of $22
Mid-Missouri Energy celebrates their Groundbreaking Ceremony for
the 40 million gallon per year corn processing ethanol plant one
mile west of Malta Bend, Missouri on U.S. Highway 65.
Mid-Missouri Energy begins their equity funding drive. A series
of 62 public meetings are scheduled to explain the project,
including Offering information for interested investors, over a
six week period and a 70-mile radius of the four core counties:
Carroll, Chariton, Lafayette and Saline. Surpassing their goal
of $12 million, the equity drive was extended. Closing in June
with equity raised in excess of $22 million.
The Farmers Steering Committee for Ethanol merges with
Mid-Missouri Energy, Inc., a new generation cooperative
The Farmer Steering Committee for Ethanol began efforts to
determine any competitive advantage for a West Central Missouri