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Testing To Begin Soon
12:00 am
Fri January 20, 2012

Keokuk Plant To Reopen

Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-Iowa) pledged to do what he can to support Keokuk's new biodiesel plant.

Plant Manager Dennis Clark says testing at the biodiesel plant in downtown Keokuk could get underway in a couple of weeks.

He says that process will continue until the equipment is up to speed, as it sat idle for several years.

The same company (W2 Fuel that owns the former Tri-City Energy plant in Keokuk has a similar facility in Crawfordsville, Iowa.

Clark says the hiring process is underway at both locations.

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