Iron plant to open in Jamestown

Carbontec to power ND coal production with sugarbeet waste

Carbontec Energy Corp. is partnering with a large iron company to build and operate a 100,000-metric-ton iron plant in Jamestown.

The plant, which will be run by Carbontec subsidiary E-Nugget North Dakota LLC, will make iron nuggets using sugar beet residue or wood chips as a reductant in place of coal, said Carbontec Energy Corp. Chairman John Simmons.

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Tags: synthesis gas byproduct, BNSF Railway, iron ore, hardwood chips


The Bismarck Tribune, 2013-05-03.


Carbontec Energy Corp.
E-Nugget North Dakota LLC
Michigan Technological University


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