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Project overview*

EIS status 'Significant project' declaration repealed by Coordinator-General.
Description Dry-milling ethanol bio-refinery on an existing industrial site.
Proponent Primary Energy Pty Ltd
Location/s 10 km north-east of Brisbane CBD
Local government/s Brisbane City Council
Key features The bio-refinery would process up to 400,000 tonnes of grain feedstock per year to produce approximately:
  • 160 million litres of fuel-grade ethanol
  • 240,000 tonnes of fertiliser
  • 16,000 tonnes of aqueous ammonia
  • up to 23 megawatts of green electricity

* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.

Environmental impact statement (EIS) process

Date Activity
26 September 2012 ‘Significant project’ declaration repealed by Coordinator-General.
17 March 2007 to
30 April 2007
Public consultation on draft terms of reference for EIS (PDF icon 830 KB).
1 December 2006 Gazettal of 'significant project' declaration (PDF icon 87 KB).
25 October 2006 Application, including initial advice statement (PDF icon 3.73 MB), submitted.

Read more about the EIS process.