At POET, we hold ourselves to a standard of ceaseless innovation. We are never satisfied with "good enough." Every day our team of researchers and engineers discovers new ways to make biofuel production more efficient while developing more renewable bioproducts that will pave the way to a smarter, more sustainable future.LEARN MORE
If you're serious about changing the world, you have to start at home. The ultimate goal for every POET facility is to become as energy efficient as possible. To that end, we are constantly finding new opportunities to lower overall energy use and reuse energy more efficiently.LEARN MORE
Our patented waste-free production process results in superior and affordable alternatives to petroleum products that make the air cleaner, individuals healthier, and the future brighter, while reducing costs for consumers.LEARN MORE
POET aims to cultivate a world in harmony with nature, where everyone has the choice to live an affordable, environmentally conscious life. Our government affairs team makes sure this bold vision for the future is shared by our nation's policymakers by working tirelessly to speak up for renewables in Washington, D.C.LEARN MORE
In 2019, POET was named to Fast Company's list of "The World's Most Innovative Companies" after the launch of JIVE, an Earth-friendly asphalt rejuvenator and modifier that is more cost effective, safer, and healthier than its petroleum-based competitors by a mile.
That same year, POET's three decades of work tackling some of the world's most challenging problems - including climate change - landed us on FORTUNE's "Change the World" list.
POET was recently featured on an episode of Tomorrow's World Today on the Science and Discovery channels. In the episode, field reporter Darieth Chisolm went to Scotland, South Dakota where she learned about POET and our mission to fight climate change through agriculture.
POET took part in the documentary-style series presented by ICBA and BIO. This film was produced for POET by BBC StoryWorks, the commercial content division of BBC Global News.
POET’s film focuses on biofuels and the vital role they play in fighting climate change and supporting the rural economy. Plant-based bioethanol is 46% cleaner than traditional gasoline, making biofuels the most sustainable way to decarbonize the existing vehicle fleet.
At POET, we know that in order to change the world, you have to be Never Satisfied. The POET Never Satisfied Scholarship rewards post-secondary students who have shown an extraordinary commitment to being Never Satisfied with the status quo, and are dedicated to changing the world.LEARN MORE
One of the best ways to change the world is to change the community in which you live. The POET Never Satisfied Community Grant is awarded to individuals and organizations in POET communities who have a plan for making their world a little bit better.LEARN MORE