October 20, 2017

Pruitt commits to strong RFS, maintaining the point of obligation

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks, Coproducts, Cellulosic, Business, PolicyU.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has said the agency is expected to set final 2018 Renewable Fuel Standard blending obligations at or above proposed levels. He also indicated EPA will issue a final rule maintaining the current point of obligation. READ MORE

October 20, 2017

Biofuel industry files comments on EPA proposal to reduce RVOs

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Cellulosic, Business, PolicyThe 15-day comment period on the U.S. EPA’s notice of data availability (NODA) that proposes reductions in 2018 and 2019 Renewable Fuel Standard renewable volume obligations (RVOs) closed Oct. 19. More than 5,000 comments were filed on the proposal. READ MORE

October 20, 2017

UA to head new center focusing on biofuels and bioproducts

BY University of Arizona Found In:Business, PolicyThe University of Arizona has received a $15 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture to lead a new center focusing on the mass production of biofuels and bioproducts in the Southwestern U.S. READ MORE

October 19, 2017

House Biofuels Caucus asks EPA to increase RFS RVOs

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Cellulosic, Business, PolicyOn Oct. 19, the House Biofuels Caucus sent a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt asking the agency to formulate a more robust final rule regarding renewable volume obligations (RVOs) under the Renewable Fuel Standard. READ MORE

October 19, 2017

Summit enlivens discussions of global ethanol use

BY U.S. Grains Council, Growth Energy, the Renewable Fuels Association and the Iowa Corn Promotion Board Found In:Markets, Coproducts, Business, PolicyIndustry and government officials from more than 15 countries in the Western Hemisphere are meeting this week at the Ethanol Summit of the Americas to discuss current and future opportunities for ethanol in the region. READ MORE

October 19, 2017

ICM enters Brazilian ethanol marketplace opening new office

BY ICM Inc. Found In:Markets, BusinessICM Inc. has announced the opening of a regional office in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. The company is in the process of hiring a team of employees to service the needs of the region. READ MORE

October 19, 2017

Opinion: If You Build It…

BY Tom Bryan Found In:Operations, Markets, Business, PolicyFROM THE NOVEMBER ISSUE: A preview of the magazine from Editor in Chief Tom Bryan. This month, we spotlight the market opportunity in Mexico, the supply chain, infrastructure capabilities and on-site rail expansions. READ MORE


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2018 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

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National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo

June 11-13, 2018
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23rd Annual National Ethanol Conference

February 12-14, 2018
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