HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Groundbreaking is set for Tuesday for Honeywell's UOP Integrated Biorefinery at Tesoro's Kapolei refinery.
The refinery will convert biomass into green transportation fuels.
The $25 million project is scheduled to be operational by the end of 2012.
According to officials, about 85 jobs will be generated.
Half of those jobs are expected to be long-term positions.