Enterprise Mayor Kenneth Boswell applied for state grants to build a bio-diesel facility in July.
Enterprise is receiving $200,000 to install and operate a facility to convert used cooking oil into bio-diesel.
The city will burn the fuel in its diesel equipment and sell any excess to other municipalities in the area.
Auburn University’s center for bio-energy and bio-products will assist with the project.
Henry County will use a $200,000 grant to establish a vegetable oil recycling program.
The county will partner will Auburn University and the cities of Abbeville and Headland for the project.