Aemetis Low Carbon Ethanol Project

Summary

SCH Number
2019049116
Lead Agency
Riverbank, City of (City of Riverbank)
Document Title
Aemetis Low Carbon Ethanol Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
4/18/2019
Project Applicant
Aemetis Advanced Products Keyes, Inc.

Document Description
This project would leverage $4,999,956 of Energy Commission grant funds to enable Aemetis Advanced Products Keyes, Inc. to construct and operate a cellulosic ethanol facility in Riverbank, CA. The project will have the capacity to produce 7.5 million diesel gallon equivalents (OGE) of ethanol per year from almond and walnut wood waste, as well as approximately 52,000 MMBTU of biogas and 3,400 tons year of a high-protein fish food co-product per year. The resulting fuel is expected to have a carbon intensity of-43.56 gCO2e/MJ and is expected to eliminate 144,874 MTCO2e per year in greenhouse gas emissions.

Contact Information
Micah Wofford
California Energy Commission
1516 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-8685

Location

Cities
Riverbank
Counties
Stanislaus
Other Location Info
5300 Claus Road, Riverbank, CA

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Energy Commission
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final EIR Available Location
City of Riverbank; 6707 3rd Street, Riverbank, CA 95367

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2b) A Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
Yes
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

Attachments

Notice of Determination
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