For Immediate Release
April 25, 2007

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

KDHE Approves Permit for Abengoa Plant in Colwich

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has approved an air emission source construction permit for the expansion of the Abengoa Bioenergy ethanol production plant in Colwich. The permit was approved on Tuesday, April 24.

The permit, as well as a summary of the department’s responses to formal comments from the public, are posted on the KDHE Web site at