Kim Chipman

Business, Fuel

Pilot Co. Unit to Buy Ethanol Plant With Sights on Recovery

Pilot Co.'s GreenAmerica Biofuels is purchasing a 65-million gallon ethanol plant. Pilot Co.'s GreenAmerica Biofuels is purchasing a 65-million gallon ethanol plant. Corn is a common base for the biofuel. (Shannon VanRaes/Bloomberg News)

A unit of truck stop chain Pilot Co., which is partly owned by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is buying an ethanol plant just as the beleaguered industry may be turning around.

Kim Chipman | Bloomberg News
January 28, 2021