Lanigan, Saskatchewan – The federal government has announced an investment of up to $8.4 million for an ethanol facility in Saskatchewan.

The Pound-Maker ethanol facility in Lanigan will receive the support to sustain job creation and stimulate the local economy.

“The government of Canada is delivering results for families and workers in Lanigan,” said Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification. “By investing in this project, we are helping to create and sustain local jobs and economic opportunities while encouraging a healthier environment for all Canadians.”

The Canadian government will invest up to $1.5 billion over nine years through its ecoENERGY for Biofuels program.

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