Ethanol industry sets all-time monthly production record

Over 166,000 barrels per day produced in November
By | November 01, 2002
WASHINGTON, DC -The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) this month announced that in November the U.S. ethanol industry set an all-time monthly production record of 166,000 barrels per day (b/d), according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). This was the fourth all-time monthly record in a row for the industry. Production for the month was up 32 percent compared to last November when 126,000 b/d of ethanol were produced.

With Congress poised to return to work on a national energy bill in a few weeks, the ethanol industry continues to prove that they deserve a prominent place in the discussions, said Bob Dinneen, RFA president. As part of the solution to our energy security problem.