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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving South Dakota Newsletter for Sunday February 23, 2020 ( 3 items )  

American Coalition for Ethanol Leadership Provides Updates and Commends Member Plants for Dedication to Their Craft at Annual
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota, Feb. 18 -- The American Coalition for Ethanol issued the following news: American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) plant members are hosting annual meetings for their investors and board meetings during the first half of the year. ACE CEO Brian Jennings is attending several, including Golden Grain Energy's annual meeting in Mason City, Iowa, as well as the Adkins Energy board meeting, Absolute Energy's annual meeting, and the East Kansas Agri-Energy board meeting in the up  more

Basin Electric, Geronimo Energy Announce Power Purchase Agreement for South Dakota Solar Project
BISMARCK, North Dakota, Feb. 19 -- Basin Electric Power Cooperative issued the following news release: * * * - Once operational, Wild Springs will be the largest solar project in South Dakota * * * Basin Electric and Geronimo Energy, a National Grid company, announced the execution of a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the Wild Springs Solar Project. Wild Springs is a 128 megawatt (MW) clean solar energy project located in Pennington County, South Dakota, approximately 20 miles east of Rap  more

Grow America's Infrastructure Now Applauds North Dakota PSC for DAPL Optimization Approval
WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 -- Grow America's Infrastructure Now Coalition issued the following news release: In a 3-0 vote this morning, the North Dakota Public Service Commission (PSC) approved a proposal to construct a new pump station allowing for optimization of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). Since coming into service in June 2017, DAPL has safely transported as much as 570,000 barrels of oil per day (BPD) from the Bakken region to the Patoka Oil Terminal in Patoka, IL. The DAPL Optimization p  more