September 13, 2023
WATERTOWN, S.D.–The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission this week unanimously rejected an application from Summer Carbon Solutions to build a carbon dioxide pipeline that would angle through the state.
The pipeline route, as proposed, would have violated setback ordinances in the counties of Brown, Spink, McPherson and Minnehaha.
More than 30 Midwest ethanol plants would capture CO2 from their facilities and pipe the product to an underground storage site in North Dakota.
KWAT News Director Mike Tanner talked with Glacial Lakes Energy CEO Jim Seurer about the PUC’s decision, and what’s next. Hear the full interview by clicking the link below: