Federated Co-op purchases assets of True North

Apr 12, 2021 | 11:35am

Federated Co-op has announced the purchase of the assets of True North. True North has launched a feasibility study of building a biofuel plant near Regina. Federated Co-op CEO Scott Banda says the purchase builds on a strategy to improve the environmental impact of transportation fuels. Federated Co-op has already bought the ethanol complex west […]

Regina to invest in biofuel processing plant near city

Mar 10, 2021 | 7:42pm

The City of Regina will be investing into the construction of a biofuel processing plant near the city. True North Renewable Fuels Ltd. (TNRF) asked City Council on Wednesday to approve a $1 million dollar grant, citing it was essential to the construction of the plant. Mayor Sandra Masters says the facility’s potential is exciting. […]

Sask. farmers hope for increased sales with new federal clean fuel standards

Dec 24, 2020 | 4:52am

Canola farmers in Saskatchewan are anticipating increased crop sales from Ottawa’s new clean fuel proposals. The federal proposals would see the use of canola oil as an extender in diesel rise from two percent to 11 percent by 2030. Canola council spokesperson Brian Innes says the proposals would lead to higher sales. He says some […]