Inside May 2017

Features

Pushing DDGS

BY Susanne Retka Schill Prices may be low, but the cure is kicking in and markets are expanding worldwide for the ethanol industry's most important coproduct, distillers grains. This article appears in the May print edition of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

Untold Story of DDGS’ Positive Environmental Impact

BY Ann Bailey DDGS' environmental benefits include methane reduction in cows, better phosphorus utilization reducing loss to the environment, improved sustainability. This article appears in the May print edition of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

Ethanol’s Opportunity in the Chemical Market

BY Luke Geiver A Nebraska-focused tech startup and a Latin American chemical supplier highlight two options for using ethanol as the building block for intermediate chemicals. The story appears in the May print edition of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

Intersecting Trends of Oil and Ethanol

BY Patrick C. Miller Oil industry consultants discuss the impact of shale oil production growth and other trends on the ethanol industry. This article appears in the May print edition of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

FEW Technical Sessions Planner

BY Tim Portz and Tom Bryan With 30 panels—five at a time—at the world’s largest ethanol conference, attendees must pick their spots. This guide to FEW technical sessions appears in the May print edition of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

Contributions

DCO Extraction Optimization Adapts to Changing Properties of Stillage

BY Jennifer Aurandt Understanding of the variables impacting corn oil extraction is needed as the ethanol industry adopts new process technologies. This contribution appears in the May print edition of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE

Evaluating Alternative Diversification Options

BY Rob Sauer Ethanol plants need to go beyond calculating return on investment to consider risks and net present value when considering diversification strategies. This contribution appears in the May print edition of Ethanol Producer Magazine. READ MORE