Posted by Steve Taggart
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - One of the largest industrial gas companies in the world is investing more than $15 million to open a manufacturing plant in Virginia.
Praxair will locate its operation on the property of Osage Bio Energy facility in Hopewell.
Praxair plans to capture and purify carbon dioxide from the bio-energy facility and market it in applications like freezing food, making carbonation and extracting natural gas from the ground.
The project will create 17 jobs.