," the CEO said. Before adding a methanol-to-ethanol conversion unit earlier this year, the facility was producing biomethanol. It has been operational since 2016.

The International Renewable Energy Agency projects that global demand for advanced biofuels, such as cellulosic ethanol, will reach 124 billion litres (32.8 bn gallons) by 2030.

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