Lisa Gibson

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April 18, 2019

Finding the Value

FROM THE MAY ISSUE: Editor Lisa Gibson previews the magazine, including feature articles about a growing market for coproducts, how plants are capturing value from high-protein coproducts, and the ethanol lobby's message to the U.S. House, and more. READ MORE

April 16, 2019

Modifying the Message

FROM THE MAY ISSUE: With a Democratic-majority House of Representatives, the ethanol lobby emphasizes carbon reduction. READ MORE

April 03, 2019

USDA deputy secretary speaks at ACE fly-in

Addressing attendees of the American Ethanol Coalition’s fly-in on April 3, Deputy USDA Secretary Stephen Censky emphasized thy study released by the agency April 2 that found ethanol GHG emissions are 39 percent below that of gasoline. READ MORE

April 02, 2019

ACE fly-in begins with EPA Q&A

ACE's Washington, D.C., fly-in opened April 2 with a Q&A session with U.S. EPA Assistant Administrator Bill Wehrum. The event is scheduled to include more than 120 meetings on Capitol Hill and will focus on E15 and small refinery exemptions. READ MORE

March 20, 2019

Deploying Plan B

FROM THE APRIL ISSUE: Editor Lisa Gibson previews the magazine, including feature articles about an innovative approach to plant cleaning, industry reaction to a high-octane proposal, and a new education effort aimed at mechanics, and more. READ MORE

March 18, 2019

Teachers of the Trade

FROM THE APRIL ISSUE: An American Ethanol partnership facilitated an ethanol-focused presentation to future and current mechanics at one Universal Technical Institute campus. READ MORE

February 21, 2019

Clarification and Education

FROM THE MARCH ISSUE: Editor Lisa Gibson previews the magazine, including feature articles about the enhancement of yeast for ethanol production,ethanol and corn education initiatives, a biofilm-fighting success story, and more. READ MORE

January 22, 2019

Out of Harm’s Way

FROM THE FEBRUARY ISSUE: A fatal fire at Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy in 2016 prompted the facility to make changes and encourage other plants to do the same. READ MORE

December 28, 2018

For Safety and Security's Sake

FROM THE JANUARY ISSUE: Camera system technologies are updated continuously, and plants stay up to date to protect personnel and property. READ MORE

December 20, 2018

Welcome, 2019

FROM THE JANUARY ISSUE: Editor Lisa Gibson previews the magazine, including feature articles about Iowa's importance to ethanol, an update on two corn kernel fiber-to-ethanol plants, a look at plant safety and security, and more. READ MORE