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EPA: 18.26 billion RINs generated in 2020 under RFS

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Cellulosic, Business, Policy
Nearly 18.26 billion RINs were generated under the RFS in 2020, down from 19.81 billion generated in 2019, according to data published by the U.S. EPA. Total RIN generation for December was at 1.69 billion, down from 1.79 billion in December 2019. READ MORE

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Legislation introduced to establish CFS in New Mexico

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Markets, Business, Policy
Legislation introduced in New Mexico on Jan. 19 aims to establish a Clean Fuel Standard within the state. The bill is supported by New Mexico Gov. Lujan Grisham, the Low Carbon Fuels Coalition, and the Biotechnology Innovation Organization. READ MORE

4 hours ago

USDA, DOE announce appointments to senior posts

BY Erin Voegele
The USDA and U.S. Department of Energy on Jan. 21 announced appointments to several senior posts, including USDA undersecretary for Rural Development and chief of staff for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at DOE. READ MORE

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UNICA releases updated ethanol production, sales data

BY Erin Voegele
Data released by UNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, shows that ethanal sales for the current harvest season are down roughly 10 percent when compared to the same period of 2019. Corn ethanol production, however, is up. READ MORE

4 hours ago

RFA: DC Circuit Court stays EPA action granting refinery waivers

BY Renewable Fuels Association
In response to an emergency motion filed Jan. 19 by the RFA, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Jan. 21 ordered that EPA’s action on to grant three SREs must be “administratively stayed pending further order of the court." READ MORE

4 hours ago

IRFA: Iowa ethanol production down in 2020

BY Iowa Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Operations, Markets, Business
Compared to 2019, Iowa ethanol production fell 500 million gallons, or 12 percent, in 2020 as a result of dramatic demand destruction resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, trade disputes around the globe, and illegal exemptions granted from the RFS. READ MORE

12 hours ago

2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo moves to July

BY BBI International Found In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, Policy, Retailer
BBI International has announced that the 2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo, the ethanol industry's largest conference, will be held July 13-15 in Minneapolis. The event was originally scheduled to be held in mid-June. READ MORE

January 20, 2021

RFA files petition, emergency motion to halt SRE approvals

BY Renewable Fuels Association Found In:Business, Policy
The Renewable Fuels Association filed a petition for review and an emergency motion to stay the effectiveness of three small refinery exemptions granted Jan. 19 by the U.S. EPA with less than 24 hours remaining in the Trump administration. READ MORE


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February 16-18, 2021

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March 16-17, 2021
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July 13-15, 2021
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota


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