VOL. 121 | NO. 146 | Monday, July 24, 2006
Mean Green Biofuels snags PILOT, other plants continue growing
Once almost unheard of in the area, the biofuels industry is starting to sprout in Memphis, with three companies in various stages of development.
The small towns that surround Memphis are no longer the new frontiers they once were. Unbridled growth occurring in places like Arlington - the northeast Shelby County municipality of more than 7,500 residents - resembles one of those department store contests in which shoppers cram as many goods into their carts as they can.