Grafton, N.D., ethanol plant could reopen by fall
Published 03/05/2012, Grand Forks Herald
Plant, under new ownership, would turn sugar beets into fuel as early as fall
Energae LP, an energy investment group based in Clear Lake, Iowa, has signed a purchase agreement to buy the mothballed Grafton facility from Northeast Energy LLC, according to Jerry Krause, a general partner in Energae. The company expects to launch a search for North Dakota investors within the next couple of weeks, he said.