Enviva opens wood pellet plant in George County

This morning, a wood pellet company cut the ribbon on its second facility in South Mississippi.

Enviva Inc., opened a manufacuring plant in Lucedale, which will provide 90 jobs in George County and supports 300 more in the community.

In addition to the Lucedale operation, Enviva has operations in Amory and Bond in Stone County, as well as a deepwater marine terminal at the Port of Pascagoula, where pellets produced in the Gulf Region are shipped to customers across Europe and Asia.

WXXV will have more on the Lucedale plant opening later today.

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