Matt Thompson

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August 16, 2019

ACE conference: An update on litigation affecting the industry

Bryan Stockton, an attorney at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, gave attendees of the American Coalition for Ethanol’s annual conference in Omaha, Nebraska, an update on some of the litigation affecting the ethanol industry. READ MORE

August 16, 2019

Retailers discuss E15, E85 at ACE conference

American Coalition for Ethanol Senior Vice President Ron Lamberty moderated a fuel retailer panel at ACE’s annual conference in Omaha, Nebraska Friday. On the panel were Mike Lewis of Pearson Fuels and Randy Gard of Bosselman Enterprises. READ MORE

August 15, 2019

Panel discusses high protein feed products at ACE conference

Today's ethanol producers are working to diversify their products. Fluid Quip Technologies and ICM Inc presented their cases for diversifying into protein production at the American Coalition for Ethanol's annual conference in Omaha, Nebraska. READ MORE

August 15, 2019

ACE conference: USGC optimistic about future of ethanol exports

The American Coalition for Ethanol kicked off its annual conference in Omaha Aug. 15. While there was some discussion of the state of the industry and the harm done by small refinery exemptions, there were also messages of optimism. READ MORE

August 14, 2019

The Heart of the Matter

FROM THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE: Increasing efficiency by taking advantage of the latest pump designs and technology. READ MORE

August 13, 2019

Reinvestment and Risk Management

FROM THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE: Plants that planned ahead when margins were better are leading the industry today. READ MORE

August 12, 2019

Petition filed challenging EPA’s limit to higher ethanol blends

A group of petitioners, including Urban Air Initiative and National Farmers Union, have filled a legal petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals requesting judicial review of an EPA rulemaking that would limit blends of ethanol higher than 15 percent. READ MORE

August 08, 2019

O’Brien: Retailers, Prime the Pump set the stage for E15 adoption

For retailers who are still looking to add E15 to their product mix, Growth Energy’s vice president of market development, Mike O’Brien believes there’s no better place to learn about and ask questions than the Prime the Pump program. READ MORE

August 02, 2019

Pacific Ethanol reports Q2 margins up slightly

Pacific Ethanol president and said the company's second quarter crush margin improved, but the industry is still suffering from oversupply. READ MORE

August 01, 2019

A 'Golden Triangle'

FROM THE AUGUST ISSUE: In Nebraska, ethanol, cattle and agriculture are intertwined, with major impacts on the state's economy. READ MORE