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June 17, 2021

Biofuel groups ask EPA to resist calls for RFS waivers

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Business, Policy
Fuels America, NFU, Growth Energy, RFA, NCGA, NBB and ABBC on June 17 sent a letter to U.S. EPA Administrator Michael Regan and National Economic Council Director Brian Deese urging them to resist calls by the oil industry to waive or weaken the RFS. READ MORE

June 17, 2021

EPA: No new SRE petitions filed, 70 SRE petitions still pending

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy
Data published by the U.S. EPA on June 17 shows that no new SRE petitions have been filed under the RFS in the past month. The data also indicates no changes have been made to the status of 70 pending SRE petitions. READ MORE

June 17, 2021

UNCIA: Ethanol sales up in May

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Markets, Feedstocks
UNICA, the Brazilian sugarcane industry association, has announced ethanol production was up during the second half of May when compared to the same period of last year. Ethanol sales for the full month were up nearly 12 percent. READ MORE

June 17, 2021

Aemetis announces engineering provider for Carbon Zero 1 project

BY Aemetis Inc. Found In:Business
Aemetis Inc. has awarded an engineering services contract to Worley for the Aemetis ‘Carbon Zero’ renewable jet and diesel plant in Riverbank, California. The facility is designed to hydrotreat renewable oils with hydrogen from wood waste. READ MORE

June 16, 2021

EIA: Ethanol production up 4%, stocks up 3%

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Operations, Business
U.S. fuel ethanol production fell by nearly 4 percent the week ending June 112, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on June 16. Weekly ending stocks of ethanol were up more than 3 percent. READ MORE

June 16, 2021

Federal lawmakers urge EPA to uphold the RFS

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy
A group of 15 democratic lawmakers on June 16 sent a letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan and NEC Director Brian Deese expressing concern that the Biden administration is considering several options to exempt oil refineries from RFS obligations. READ MORE

June 16, 2021

Grassley urges Biden to maintain RFS blend requirements

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, on June 15 delivered a speech on the Senate floor criticizing the Biden administration over reports that the U.S. EPA is considering a reduction in Renewable Fuel Standard blending requirements to benefit Big Oil. READ MORE

June 16, 2021

Biofuels account for 17% of US renewables consumption in 2020

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Business, Policy
The U.S. consumed a record 12 percent of renewable energy in 2020, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration on June 16. Biofuels announced for approximately 17 percent of renewables. READ MORE

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2021 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

July 13-15, 2021
Iowa Event Center
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Biodiesel & Renewable Diesel Summit

July 13-15, 2021
Iowa Event Center
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National Biomass Summit & Expo

July 13-15, 2021
Iowa Event Center
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2021 UAS Summit & Expo

October 13-14, 2021
Alerus Center
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2022 International Biomass Conference & Expo

March 14-16, 2022
Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center
Jacksonville, Florida


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