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Company Plans to Build a New Refinery

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A Michigan company plans to build a oil refinery in Devils Lake.

The Devils Lake Chamber of Commerce says the project is not finalized, and there are several major details to sort out, such as the plot of land and the water source that will be used during the refining process.

"It will work a lot through my office here at the Office of Economic Development, and there will be a proposal that will be given on behalf of American Energy Holdings that will present to the four Devils Lake economic development boards in town, which if it is approved at that board, then it would go to our city commission. And they have ultimate veto power at that point," says executive director Rachel Lindstrom, Devils Lake Chamber of Commerce.

While it is not a part of the permitting process, a spokesperson for the governor's office says they have not received any information from the company on the new refinery. The CEO of American Energy Holdings says the project is still in early development, and this isn't the only project he's looking at for North Dakota.

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