Biofuel company announces plans for Mississippi refinery
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - A British company aims to build a refinery in southwest Mississippi that will turn wood into the equivalent of diesel or jet fuel.
Velocys announced Friday that it has signed an option for a 100-acre (40-hectare) site in Natchez
The Natchez Democrat reports Velocys plans 40 refinery jobs paying an average of $100,000 yearly, and could indirectly support another 100 forestry jobs paying $40,000 on average.
Mississippi Development Authority Chief Economic De...