Terry Ruse

Terry Ruse

Consultant, Projects Plus Consulting LLC

Currently employed at Projects Plus Consulting LLC


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    Terry Ruse, Principal and Owner of Projects Plus Consulting LLC, has over 30 years of experience in the motor fuel business, managing gasoline, diesel, ethanol, and other fuels. Mr. Ruse has been directly involved in the U.S. ethanol and gasoline industries since the late 1970s. During this time, Mr. Ruse managed the fuel supply for 51 retail and 10 bulk gasoline locations, as well as overseeing various expansions and operations as a wholesale fuels trader and project developer. Mr. Ruse was recently the Chief Operating Officer of Agri-Ethanol Products, LLC in Raleigh, North Carolina; having successfully completed the feasibility studies and the business plan for this $200MM, fuel-grade ethanol facility. As a result of this project and others, Mr. Ruse has participated in financing activities with major New York based lending institutions and private equity providers across the country, making focused and detailed project presentations. Mr. Ruse is an accomplished public speaker and most recently delivered a presentation on renewable fuels to the September 2010, Heartland Energy Conference at Rogers State University. His extensive experience portfolio includes plant site assessment, feasibility studies, rail and truck transportation planning and negotiation, permitting and contract negotiations, both for feedstocks and product off-takes. Mr. Ruse was appointed by Oklahoma Governor Keating in 2002 as his representative to the Governors' Ethanol Coalition. Mr. Ruse is a former board member of the Clean Fuels Foundation and is a member of the Clean Fuels Development Coalition (CFDC). He was recognized by CFDC in 2004 as one of the Pioneers of the Ethanol Industry.




At Projects Plus Consulting LLC

TERRY A. RUSE 8527 S. 68th East Avenue • Tulsa, OK 74133 918-764-8007 • terry.ruse@aol.com www.linkedin.com/in/terryruse OBJECTIVE: To drive large-scale, multi-faceted business development projects from concept to profitable completion. SKILL SUMMARY: Pragmatic project analysis,...
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Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas

Social Science, Pittsburg State University

From 1966 to 1968
Liberal Arts - Received Associate of Arts degree from Allen County Community College '66

Centres d'intérêt

  • Renewable energy
  • added value generation to ethanol manufacturing.
  • biomass generation and utilization
  • fuel grade ethanol