Matt Thompson

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December 05, 2018

For Casey’s, offering E15 reinforces community values

A strong part of the Casey’s General Store brand is its community focus, according to Nathaniel Doddridge, director of fuels at Casey's General Store, so offering E15 was a natural fit that underpins that focus. READ MORE

December 03, 2018

ACE’s Lamberty discusses the benefits of E15 for retailers

With the U.S. EPA expected to amend rules allowing year-round E15 sales next year, retailers don’t have a lot of time to decide whether to begin offering E15 prior to the 2019 summer driving season. READ MORE

November 27, 2018

Interest in E15 picks up among gasoline retailers

Mike O’Brien, vice president of market development for Growth Energy, says that with seasonal restrictions on E15 sales potentially being lifted in time for next summer’s driving season, interest in selling E15 has increased among gasoline retailers. READ MORE

November 26, 2018

ACE hopes to help grow Mexico’s ethanol market

Fresh off a trip to Mexico to tout the benefits of ethanol to retailers, the American Coalition for Ethanol’s Senior Vice President Ron Lamberty said interest in ethanol among the country’s retailers is piqued. READ MORE

November 14, 2018

Cooper brings passion for ag, biofuels to RFA leadership role

Geoff Cooper transitioned into the role of president and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association last month. He recently discussed his goals for the organization and the ethanol industry with Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

October 25, 2018

RFA hosts discussion to dispel E15 myths and misinformation

The Renewable Fuels Association held a panel discussion Oct. 25 to address concerns and misconceptions about E15. The panel included auto industry experts, attorneys, air quality experts and boating and small engine experts. READ MORE

October 22, 2018

ACE launches cooling system webinar series

The American Coalition for Ethanol recently began a webinar series aimed at helping plant managers understand how proper cooling system design, maintenance, and upkeep affects their business. READ MORE

October 04, 2018

Pacific Ethanol inspires its employees to give back

For Wayne Rylant, human resources manager at Pacific Ethanol, producing renewable fuel is just a small part of what Pacific Ethanol does. He’s proud of the company’s community service efforts. This year the company will donate 22,139 pounds of food. READ MORE