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BY STACI DAVIDSON FS PARTNERS FS PARTNERS is one of the largest distributors of biodiesel products in Ontario, supplying more than 12,000 customers with renewable fuels, primarily made from corn. FS PARTNERS BUILDS ITS BUSINESS BY OFFERING AN EXPANSIVE LIST OF FUEL PRODUCTS AND A NUMBER OF PROGRAMS TO PROVIDE CUSTOMERS WITH VALUE. FUELING THE MARKET T WINTER 2010 he use of biodiesel instead of petroleum diesel improves the environment and provides many social and economic benefits, according to Natural Resources Canada’s Office of Energy Efficiency (OEE). Because biodiesel can be produced from local, renewable sources – such as agricultural products or recycled cooking oil – it provides greater value for products that would otherwise go to a landfill. For those who use biodiesel to fuel their businesses – farmers, commercial operations and municipalities, for example – FS PARTNERS works to ensure they get what they need, on time. Based in Kitchener, Ontario, FS PARTNERS is one of the largest distributors of biodiesel products in Ontario, with more than 12,000 customers throughout the southern and central regions of the province. The company is a retail division of GROWMARK Inc.; it manages more than 20 retail locations in Ontario and, in addition to energy, offers agronomy, feed and grain products and services. The company’s energy sector has 12 locations where it provides a variety of ethanol and biodiesel products, all of which meet or exceed the requirements of the Canadian General Standards Board. FS PARTNERS delivers an average of 600,000 liters daily, and provides customers with 24-hour emergency delivery service. “Service is important to us, so we always work to be there for our customers,” COMPANY PROFILE FS PARTNERS www.fspartners.ca HQ: Kitchener, Ontario Products: Biodiesel and petroleum Tom O’Neill, energy sales manager: “We’ve been very involved in the next generation of biofuels, such as algae and feedstocks.” EXPLORATION-PROCESSING.COM | 79
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Exploration & Processing - Winter 2010
Exploration & Processing - Winter 2009
Preparing for an Economic Upturn
Emergency Preparedness Case Study
quasar energy group
The Crossing Co.
Discovery Drilling Contractors
Mantra Venture Group
Alaska Clean Seas
Platinum Group Metals Ltd.
TG Engineering Inc.
Abacus Mining & Exploration Corp.
Advanced Rig Services
Bell Industries Inc.
Canrig Drilling Technologies Ltd.
Equipment Maintenance Services
Galloway Oilfield Construction Ltd.
Latex Construction Co.
PC Gold Inc.
Processes Unlimited International Inc.
Global Industries Ltd.
Herman Oil Co.
Juhl Wind Inc.
MWD Services LLC
Nevada Geothermal Power Inc.
Oski Energy LLC
Powertech Uranium Corp.
Avanti Mining Inc.
BlackBrush Oil & Gas – Texstar Midstream
The Coeur d’Alenes Co.
Vibration Technology Inc.
Exploration & Processing - Winter 2010